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The Spicery

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American, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Thai, Tea Room
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7141 N 59TH Ave, Corner of 59th Ave and Palmaire (2 Blocks North of Glendale Ave), Glendale, AZ 85301
+1 623-937-6534
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10:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Coffee & Tea, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: We are located in historic Catlin Court in downtown Glendale. Our...
We are located in historic Catlin Court in downtown Glendale. Our restaurant is located in one of the oldest homes in the area, built in 1895. With large windows and beautiful hardwood floors we know you will enjoy the surroundings as you enjoy lunch or our afternoon tea (served by reservation) from 10:30 to 1:30 Monday through Saturdays.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Fantastic food in a historic setting

This restaurant in an historic 1895 home in Glendale's historic district. They have daily specials as well as quiche, sandwiches and soup. I had the vegetable quiche with potato salad and a huge homemade dinner roll. The portions are huge but I did save room for one of their desserts - a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
beamc
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Wickenburg, Arizona
Good for:
  • Special occasions
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Wickenburg, Arizona
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

This restaurant in an historic 1895 home in Glendale's historic district. They have daily specials as well as quiche, sandwiches and soup. I had the vegetable quiche with potato salad and a huge homemade dinner roll. The portions are huge but I did save room for one of their desserts - a pinapple walnut cake, which was also delicious. If... More 

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New London CT
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101 reviews 101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

My mother has been enjoying The Spicery for a year or so and finally took me. What a lovely charming room, hard to believe you are sitting in Arizona. Everything is so dainty and elegant but the portions were quite large. The food both times was very good. On a side note the restrooms are very accommodating especially after walking... More 

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Diamond Bar, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I took our adult granddaughter (who is a history buff and teacher) who was visiting us from Florida last month to The Spicery for afternoon tea. It is in an old, historic house in downtown Glendale, Az and she enjoyed it very much. We have shared teas at various tea rooms throughout the country and always appreciate the décor matching... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We went for a birthday celebration, so we chose to do the 3-course afternoon tea. When I made reservations they asked about allergies. I was very happy they could accommodate me as I am gluten free. Then when we arrived the space was adorable, the service was lovely AND the gluten free options were very tasty (if you are gluten... More 

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed our gluten free options for your Afternoon Tea. We have worked very hard to make sure we had great options before we offered gluten free on our menu. We have gluten free options for both Afternoon Tea and our daily Lunch menu so we look forward to you... More 

Glendale, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

My boyfriend and I always love looking for new places to eat and once we heard about the Spicery we just had to try it! They have amazing food (especially the quiche) and the rolls are the best I have ever had! I love the way the restaurant is decorated, it is the perfect tea house :) For the most... More 

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the restaurant and we are so glad you loved the quiche and the rolls. Those are our two most popular items. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Thanks, Matt More 

Glendale, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Our family and friends have enjoyed lunch, the best Mother's Day Brunch and annually host our Bunco Party. Perfect location for a delicious meal and quaint ambiance. Must try their chicken salad on a home made soft roll. I love tea and their Queen Victorian tea is the best I have ever had at a tea house and if you... More 

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and giving other guests information of what you enjoy most about The Spicery in Our 1895 Home. When I read reviews I love when guests talk about what they had and what they love so I can try it when I go. We are so happy to be a part of so many events that... More 

Livingston, New Jersey
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

After reading other reviews, we decided to have the quiche for lunch. It came with French onion soup, salad and a delicious roll. We each had a pot of tea. Mine was fruity and my friends was spicy. We each tasted both teas. They were very good. We loved the decor. The different rooms were bright and cheery. My friend... More 

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

We are so glad you had a great time visiting us and quite the complement making a reservation for a future visit. We hope you visit us many more times we love having guests com for lunch and enjoy themselves over a wonderful cup of tea. Thanks, Matt More 

New York City, New York
Top Contributor
169 reviews 169 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

This is a great choice for "afternoon" tea with delectable foods and nice piping hot tea. Although there is a quite limited tea selection (less than a dozen) the food was elegantly presented and quite tasty (i'm not a fan of chicken salad but the one I had here was amazing). I was a little worried that the food wouldn't... More 

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

I want to first thank you for your review and apologize for you feeling rushed, that is never our intent and I am sorry to hear you had that feeling. We are a simple restaurant with lunch and Afternoon Tea and strive to serve the best food and give our guests a welcome feeling. Again I am sorry to hear... More 

cleveland, ohio
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

One specialty salad is offered daily. Ours was delicious and plentiful with chicken and pears. For a tea room, I was surprised there were few tea choices. The house tea was was fruity and delicious.

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our restaurant. I am glad you enjoyed our Entrée Salad selection. We have several great Entrée Salads and change them every week or so. I am sorry to hear that you felt our tea selection was limited, we have eight choices today. I will look into adding some seasonal options to help expand... More 

Sun City, Arizona, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Me & my husband has always come here alot & we bring friends sometimes & we are bringing his sisters this Thursday to celebrate my birthday. we enjoy it very much & have always been treated very good by all ! We have told alot of people abouth The Spicery

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Matt B, Owner at The Spicery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of The Spicery in Our 1895 Home. We love when guests come for special occasions, we think that says a lot about of food and attention to detail if you want to bring other guests to spend their special day with us. Thanks, Matt More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7141 N 59TH Ave, Corner of 59th Ave and Palmaire (2 Blocks North of Glendale Ave), Glendale, AZ 85301
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 623-937-6534

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 15
  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Thai, Tea Room

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

We are located in historic Catlin Court in downtown Glendale. Our restaurant is located in one of the oldest homes in the area, built in 1895. With large windows and beautiful hardwood floors we know you will enjoy the surroundings as you enjoy lunch or our afternoon tea (served by reservation) from 10:30 to 1:30 Monday through Saturdays.
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?