Dining May 07, 2021
Visit These 7 Charming Tea Rooms In Alabama For A Piece Of The Past
One of the best things about tea houses and tea rooms is that they let us take a step back in time. Alabama is home to several tea houses and tea rooms that let us do just that, including the seven listed below. The next time you’re in the mood for a delicious cup of tea, be sure to check them out.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:
1. The Copper Kettle Tea Bar - Foley
The Copper Kettle Tea Bar is a charming tea house in Foley that welcomes tea lovers from all across Alabama's Gulf Coast and beyond. While here, guests can sip more than 130 teas from around the world within a charming atmosphere. The Copper Kettle Tea Bar also offers a variety of wonderful meals, pastries, and more. For up-to-date hours, be sure to check out The Copper Kettle Tea Bar's website
2. The Gazebo Tea Room - Montgomery
The Gazebo Tea Room in Montgomery is a great place to meet friends for tea. Located inside a charming home, this tea room offers a variety of delicious teas, in addition to tea sandwiches, mini desserts, and a variety of delicious lunch options. Reservations are required. Check out The Gazebo Tea Room's Facebook page
for more information, including current hours.
3. Spot of Tea - Mobile
Spot of Tea is located inside an 1836 building on Dauphin Street in Mobile. It offers five themed venues that serve everything from American food to British high tea. For more information, including current hours, you can view Spot of Tea's website
4. Hearts Desire Tea Room - Columbiana
Hearts Desire Tea Room is located inside Alabama's Columbiana Inn. It offers delicious English afternoon tea in a beautiful Victorian setting. In addition to teas, a variety of scones, tea sandwiches, and more are served. For more information about Hearts Desire Tea Room, including hours, you can view their Facebook page
5. The Sweetest Things Tea Room - Athens
The Sweetest Things Tea Room is a small and cozy tea room in the historic district of Athens. It's a great spot to grab a cup of tea with family and/or friends. Besides a variety of teas, delicious homemade desserts and wonderful meals are also served at The Sweetest Things Tea Room. Hours: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, closed.
6. Smith-Byrd House Bed and Breakfast and Tea Room - Prattville
The Smith-Byrd House Bed and Breakfast and Tea Room is located inside a Victorian home in Prattville. It offers afternoon tea, which includes finger sandwiches, scones, desserts, etc. Its atmosphere creates the perfect setting for a party, a shower, and even a business meeting. For more information about this charming tea room, including hours, you can view its webpage
7. The Hatter Cafe - Mentone
The Hatter Cafe is a whimsical cafe in Mentone. It serves breakfast and lunch within such a fun atmosphere, in addition to afternoon tea. This Alice in Wonderland themed cafe is a definite must-visit whenever you're in the Mentone area and in the mood for a cup of tea. There's no other place quite like it. For more information about The Hatter Cafe, including hours, you can view its website
Where in Alabama is your favorite place to get tea? Let us know in the comments below.
For more information about The Copper Kettle Tea Bar, including its delicious teas, be sure to take a look at the following article:
Sip More Than 130 Teas From Around The World At The Copper Kettle Tea Bar In Alabama. Address: 106 N Chicago St, Foley, AL 36535, USA Address: 414 Perry Hill Rd, Montgomery, AL 36109, USA Address: 310 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602, USA Address: 306 E College St, Columbiana, AL 35051, USA Address: 216 Market St W, Athens, AL 35611, USA Address: 137 N Washington St, Prattville, AL 36067, USA Address: 4277 AL-117, Mentone, AL 35984, USA