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Alice's Tea Cup

102 W 73rd St, New York City, NY 10023-3047
+1 212-799-3006
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“scones” (240 reviews)
“chicken hash” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
102 W 73rd St, New York City, NY 10023-3047
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Down a few stairs, through the door....the scents of fresh-baked scones and fragrant teas fill the air. Art and quotations of Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece adorn the walls of this cozy inventive bakery/bistro. Brunch fare options are scrumptious, but we opted for “tea and scones”...the choices!!!...More

1  Thank 23NYC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had breakfast and tea here with a friend recently. What a charming restaurant/ tea place! A really nice change from all the formulaic restaurants around. Friendly staff, small but good selection of food items and nice collection of teas. Coffee available as well.

Thank M B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Alice's Tea Cup several times for morning tea and scones and loved it. I thought it would be fun to take my tweens and their friends to celebrate the royal wedding. I ordered a special Queen's Roses cake as I wanted...More

Thank BBVRome
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

I saw a nice deal on Travelzoo for this place so I bought it for me and my daughter. I didn’t realize that the day I decided to go, it was spring break, hence, there was a bit of a wait; I didn’t expect that...More

Thank Julia N
Reviewed April 23, 2018

My daughter and I brought my granddaughter and her two fairy godmothers for tea last weekend after I saw a recommendation online of things to do with children in New York. It was fine as we we were directly seated but the menus were confusing...More

Thank Fisherman'swife
Reviewed April 23, 2018

We wandered in to kill time before going on a tour so we only had time for a cup of coffee and one of their delicious scones with butter and Jam. The staff new we were pressed for time and went out of their way...More

Thank steve128SL
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

This was the perfect place for a lunchtime splurge. The tea was excellent, as expected, and served in beautiful mixed china. The scones were delicious, as was the intensely flavored ham served with them. We also enjoyed our sandwiches. The prices will look a bit...More

Thank MA-family-of-three
Reviewed April 20, 2018

This tea shop is a dream come true for children and parents alike. They offer a huge variety of pastries and many kinds of tea, including caffeine free varieties for kids. Get the chocolate scone; you won't regret it. They also offer lunch options. All...More

Thank EconomistTravels
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

The scones are absolutely delicious. I had the pumpkin and buttermilk and can’t recommend them enough. The tea was also delicious and the decor was cool. It is a smaller restaurant so calling ahead might be a good idea.

Thank jacqpaul91
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

The place don’t look like Alice at all - and the food is just not worth the price at all. More than 20 bucks for a crock monsieur done with industrial bread - no taste... The worst ice tea ever drunk - to bad for...More

Thank popot2016
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Cyndi H
March 19, 2017|
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Response from HarvardCatCat | Reviewed this property |
Not at the outlet at west end. You will to go down a flight of steps to get to the cafe. They have another outlet in the east side but I have not been there, so not sure. Perhaps you can give them a call and check.
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vivkaye
August 1, 2016|
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Response from KCHolle | Reviewed this property |
They did feature a GF scone when I was there.
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Pixie1372
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have a reservation and simply waited 10 minutes. This was for breakfast about 10am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 W 73rd St, New York City, NY 10023-3047
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-799-3006
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