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The Tea Cosy

33 George Street | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (City Centre)
02 92474955
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Ranked #94 of 5,373 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Irish
Neighborhood: City Centre
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Beautiful experience, the ice tea looks amazing and my next visit I will definitely give it a try. I had a hot tea (hard to decide by such a large amount of teas) the tea was served in a adorable tea cosy and beautiful tea cups. The second are amazing special with the sweet pear and vanilla jam. Also a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Came here with friends visiting Sydney. Absolutely loved being able to buy cheese scones'! We had the Devonshire tea and it was great. We sat out the front as had a pram with us - great people watching !

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Hidden little gem in the heart of The Rocks, definitely worth visit - delicious scones and jam at a very reasonable price - definitely recommend and I will be back!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This little gem serves a wide range of herbal teas and high tea cuts. Atmosphere was warm and welcoming and value for money. Could do with an additional rest room. Will definitely return.

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Bateau Bay, Australia
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33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ideally situated on The Rocks next to Circular Quay and well worth a visit to chill out. Sit at the front, inside or at the back. The scones and the jam are delicious and as they should be - not like some in Sydney. The scones are baked fresh every day. And such a choice of leaf teas served in... More 

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sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

What a lovely start to the day! I held a high tea for 7 as part of my birthday celebrations and booked the Nannas nook room which is upstairs. Its decorated just like your traditional Nanna's dinning room. With a fire place and a lovely old wooden table, which was covered with a lace table cloth and each place setting... More 

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Sydney, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My daughter asked fifteen friends and two grandmas to welcome her baby son. We were made very welcome and had excellent service on a busy Sunday afternoon. We were even told to stay on to chat if we liked. The scone varieties and the homemade jams are very special. We loved all the different teacosies on the teapots, the old... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Was so pleased we arranged to have my friend's hen afternoon at the Tea Cosy! Ash was so helpful and prompt to liaise with in the run up and the girls at the tea room were fantastic on the day- really welcoming and just such good service. The food here is super- delicious scones fresh out of the oven and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The Tea Cosy is an absolute gem. Not a single detail is overlooked. You could spend ages enjoying the vintage finds spread throughout. I believe it was the first time my little girl listened to an actual record!! The scones and jam are unreal, as is the amazing iced tea. There are several lovely areas in which to enjoy their... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

If you love scones. You must try this restaurant!. Their scones comes in different flavour, I tried plain and apple scones, paired it with pear & vanilla jam. Yum! You will enjoy it.. The atmosphere is very relaxing with absolutely friendly services from staff. :)

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Address: 33 George Street | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 02 92474955
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City Centre
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Irish

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