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Wisdom Tea House

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65 Second Street, Monument, CO
+1 719-481-8822
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee & Tea, Reservations
Description: We are a counter-service cafe serving breakfast and lunch all day as well...
We are a counter-service cafe serving breakfast and lunch all day as well as a tearoom serving traditional afternoon tea ( by reservation starting at 2:00 PM). All of our food is prepared from fresh ingredients and made in our kitchen. We offer a variety of desserts and baked goods -scones, cakes, brownies and more.
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  • 18
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Great breakfast

One our favorite places for breakfast - the breakfast quesadilla is incredible. And, made even better by the homemade salsa.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
COHighPriestess
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Monument, Colorado
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English first
Monument, Colorado
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

One our favorite places for breakfast - the breakfast quesadilla is incredible. And, made even better by the homemade salsa.

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Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Great place with great atmosphere! My daughter had to do food critic of a local restaurant and she picked Wisdom Tea House. The day we went, since the assignment was due to the next day, it had been snowing and schools were closing and city was shutting down early. We got there and saw that they were closed due to... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The environment of the tea house is very nice. Small rooms with just a few tables. Nice and varied furniture. I was disappointed to learn that there wasn't an option to buy a half wrap. So I didn't end up getting the Thai wrap I wanted. The turkey cranberry half sandwich I got was good but really nothing special. I... More 

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Thomas W, Owner at Wisdom Tea House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your experience and plan to return. To make sure our food is served fresh, we only make whole wraps to order. We apologize if there was a miscommunication about our loose leaf tea. We do sell small and medium size bags of loose leaf tea and display them on our shelves.... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Beautifully restored old house, the Wisdom Tea House is very welcoming. The food is great - wraps, soups, scones, pies, cakes. Its all great. There are a variety of dried teas to take home. Really sweet little place.

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Colorado Springs
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I enjoy the tea house. Good variety of hot and cold tea. Good bakery and sandwiches. In the summer sit outside. If you are visting Monument - do come in.

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Monument, Colorado, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love everything about Wisdom Tea House, other than somewhat limited hours. I would be there all the time! I highly recommend a scone with all the fixin's, and any tea they have is amazing. Well-kept facility inside and out. Rustic feel upstairs, with a warm and inviting atmosphere. Eating outside on a sunny day is great, they have plenty... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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60 reviews 60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The time I spent at the Wisdom Tea House was pleasant and refreshing. I went with a group of ladies and had the high tea. The food was good, especially the chicken salad. The teas were delicious and the hostess was very knowledgable about the different kinds of teas. The only reason I didn't give the establishment 5 stars is... More 

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Thomas W, Owner at Wisdom Tea House, responded to this review

We’re pleased you enjoyed our Traditional Afternoon Tea with your friends. Our chicken salad continues to be our single most popular menu item since our first chef brought the recipe to us 7 years ago. We regret we didn’t explain how long it takes to properly brew a pot of tea, especially an herbal tea. Taking the order, racing downstairs,... More 

Monument, Colorado, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Wisdom Tea House is a must for a visitor or a local to Monument. While a smaller, family-owned restaurant, they certainly are not lacking for quality and service. They feature tea, but have breakfast and lunch options as well including coffee and desserts. Their service is exceptional and their food is delicious. My wife and I frequent them and will... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This is the best all around restaurant in Monument. With the owner, Tom Wisdom at the cash register you know he is keeping his eye on all the action and you are guaranteed good food and service. It is a small, casual place where you order as you enter and the food is delivered to your table. It could be... More 

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Colorado
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44 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

A local favorite! I came here with a friend for tea. It was her first visit. I chose it because everyone always has a enjoyable time. We sat on the pretty patio and lingered with tea and a scone. The tea is always perfect, Nice atmosphere, art, flowers, friendly staff, great food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 65 Second Street, Monument, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Monument
  • Phone Number: +1 719-481-8822

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Tea Room

Description

We are a counter-service cafe serving breakfast and lunch all day as well as a tearoom serving traditional afternoon tea ( by reservation starting at 2:00 PM). All of our food is prepared from fresh ingredients and made in our kitchen. We offer a variety of desserts and baked goods -scones, cakes, brownies and more.
Open Hours
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?