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Tea House On Los Rios

31731 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
949-443-3914
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Price range: $10 - $15
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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English first
San Juan Capistrano, CA
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

I am a San Juan Capistrano local but I had never tried this place - due largely to its mixed reviews on Trip Advisor and other sites. However, as holiday season was approaching, I thought it would be nice to have tea with my daughter, sisters, sisters-in law, and nieces and I made a reservation for 12, two months in... More 

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The tea house is so fun! I have gone with my daughter and we enjoyed tea and lunch--salads, sandwiches and tea food available. I love Los Rios area.

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Irvine, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I have been going there for 9 years. I love the place. Ask for Melissa, she is the best server. Lots of teas. Lots of amazing food. Ask for the back story about the place, it is cool if you like history.

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San Clemente, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

Found a live snail in my salad! Server did not seem to care. Just said it happens with fresh garden food. I don't know how they could have missed a snail sitting on a pear slice on top of the salad.

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is a Tea House in all ways. It is an old Victorian manor that has been converted to a Tea House. You site at antique tables in what used to be a living room or bedroom. Victorian décor and lovely finger sandwiches. Have fun with your lady friends, dress up complete with your favorite Sunday bonnet and enjoy. Make... More 

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Glendale, California
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170 reviews 170 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

The Tea House on Los Rios had been recommended, so when a guest came in from out of town, I met her at the train station and we walked over lunch. What a delightful setting! We did not have a reservation and it was quite crowded on a Saturday afternoon. However, we waited just a few minutes, and a table... More 

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sunny california
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

I went with a few friends and we weren't thrilled with our experience. We had a reservation and they wanted to put us outside( in December) and the hostess seemed upset that we wanted to sit inside. She was not too friendly. The services so slow and inattentive. We had to go get our bill, so we could leave. We... More 

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Orange County, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

After hearing about this place from friends, I decided to spend a very leisurely birthday lunch here with some good friends. Service was friendly and our server started out explaining the history of the restaurant and all the menu items. We appreciated the attentive (though not intrusive) and prompt service. Two of us opted for tea with finger sandwiches, the... More 

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Banning, Ca
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227 reviews 227 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Went to the Tea House 2 Tea Ladies - The had an actual menu with food portions other than the typical finger foods. Service was great, food was good, little waiting, nice presentation. Menu is online so U can pick in-advance. Easy parking at the Tea House or nearby park. Near train station in San Juan Capistrano. Not to far... More 

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Tx
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108 reviews 108 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

I've had their tea before and this time it wasn't up to par. I think the chocolate cake at the end ruined it for me. It was dry and too much chocolate so I left it. Seems they just didn't have what they delivered in the past. Was not crowded either like in the past. Not sure I would go... More 

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Additional Information about Tea House On Los Rios

Address: 31731 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
Phone Number: 949-443-3914
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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