Afternoon Tea in Calgary area.
- josephml1 Jul 4, 2008 07:17 PM
I am looking for an original English afternoon tea in Calgary area... Looking for one with Canapes, desserts, scones with clotted cream and of course a good tea.
It could be from a small place with good afternoon tea.
Please if you can include price range and what they offer.
Thank you all.
Thank you for great choices, also if you know a little tea house with scone that will be very appreciated.
The Oolong Tea House in Kensington is small and has good tea but I can't speak for their baked goods.
I don't think you are getting a lot of answers because I don't think there are many places with a proper afternoon tea. The only place I've seen clotted cream in Calgary is in the supermarket.
I like the scones at Good Earth (several locations) and so you might look at coffee shops if you are in search of a cup of tea with good baked goods.
I believe Conversations Tea Room in Willow Park Village has an afternoon tea. I had been there for lunch last year (I had the quiche...tasty) but never tried their high tea. It is quite a small place with lots of knick knaks all around. They have quite a large selection of tea as well. As I recall the quiche was about $15 and they don't have a huge menu. Maybe give them a call for more info. My friend and I also shopped around at the other stores which you can make an afternoon of.
If you want a nice place to go for lunch which is quaint and has tea and scones, try The Saskatoon Farms. It is just south of the city in Dewinton. They also have a small menu but when we went it was packed (waited about an hour to get in so go early). They have delicious saskatoon berry white chocolate scones and butter tarts. They also have a cool gift shop you can walk around in! Hope this helps.