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Garden Gate Tea Room

839 Niedringhaus Ave, Granite City, IL 62040-3137
+1 618-452-0539
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“monte cristo” (2 reviews)
$$ - $$$
839 Niedringhaus Ave, Granite City, IL 62040-3137
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The eclectic decor is so inviting. The service is always good when we dine here. The menu covers a variety of tasty dishes. My Mediterranean Tuna Salad was simply the best.

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Nice place for lunch. Great atmosphere and excellent food. Service is great, too. This place is decorated with so many nice vintage items. It is a must see! I loved it and can't wait to go back.

Thank skittles2014
Reviewed December 9, 2017

On Thursday and Friday evenings the tea room is open for dinner. And the food is simply divine. The atmosphere is intimate and charming. The service is quite good.

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Thinking that you are going to enjoy the best lobster bisque in the whole Midwest and probably one of the best in the Country in a hidden restaurant in Granite City sounds like a joke. I felt in love with Garden Gate Antea room in...More

Thank Stligochu
Reviewed September 25, 2017

I cannot say enough good things about having dinner here. It is only open for dinner on Thursday and Friday evenings, but it is well worth the time. The tea room provides a quiet and eclectic space for some of the best food in the...More

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed March 18, 2017

I had the fruited chicken salad which is just wonderful, piled high on a croissant-good to the last bite. My companion had the Monte Cristo and he said it was the best he ever had.

Thank rhodan
Reviewed November 5, 2016

This is the place to go on a Friday evening for a truly pleasant dining experience. The food is always so fresh and amazing. The menu is extensive. The service is wonderful. The soups are terrific. The lobster bisque is thick and rich. It is...More

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Garden Gate is a treat for lunch! Wonderful atmosphere, known for their lobster bisque soup and other soup varieties. Great little desserts. Wonderful sandwiches, and raspberry tea! So many wonderful menu items it's difficult to just pick one!

Thank Tina B
Reviewed June 30, 2016

This place has delicious food. Their Carmel apple Saldana is amazing. I usually get their buffalo chicken wrap and it is fantastic. Also all of their desserts are amazing. All ages love eating here. Call to make a reservation.

Thank MeagS2012
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Unique tea room with a good variety of sandwiches for lunch. Very nice atmosphere for an intimate lunch. Had the Cuban sandwich which was extremely large and tasty. Would have it again. My wife had a tuna salad sandwich & salad. She loved it.

Thank Daddygar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 839 Niedringhaus Ave, Granite City, IL 62040-3137
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Granite City
  • Phone Number: +1 618-452-0539
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