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Empress Tea Room

12924 N. Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618
813-988-9027
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Ranked #140 of 1,944 restaurants in Tampa
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Dessert, British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

Wow! Beautiful tea room! Chef superb ! Ambience ! A true invisible diamond !!! The service was wonderful , beautifully decorated.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I always enjoyed myself when going for high tea. kim always remembers who you are. the mystery dinners are fun. I highly recomend this place.

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

My Wife and I enjoyed the entire experience. We both had a wonderful time. Kim and the staff were amazing. I highly recommend a try and you'll be hooked. The candy station is a definite stop before you leave for the drive home.

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FLORIDA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I have been here 3x, twice was for the murder mystery dinner, which is a lot of fun !!! good food and excellent actors. My last week in Tampa, I took my close friends for a brunch, was so good, the tea was from heaven. I highly recommend this for the mystery dinners and brunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

This is my absolute favorite tea room in all of Tampaabs Brandon area. It's calm,relaxing and the food is the most delicious food ever!! The owner, Kim, is so wonderful and remembers every person that comes to her shop. The servers are good most of the time:-) A definite place to go with your daughter, mother, sister, etc. You will... More

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Zephyrhills, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Went there on a Saturday evening. There was a performance this evening, and the show was boring. The food was good, but I felt there was not enough to eat..

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Odessa fl
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10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I have been to tea food is excellent. I have gone to Mystery and Dinner theater. Have had great service. Recommend to anyone.

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tampa, florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The Empress Tea Room is a lovely place for tea, lunch, or special occasions. The food is absolutely fabulous! I could sit and eat their scones and devonshire cream all day long! They have a wonderful selection of teas, and other yummy foods as well. The owner/manager and wait staff are very friendly, and go out of their way to... More

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Largo, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Other than standing in a line a while at the beginning for check in and seating the experience was nice. Once seated with other patrons at your table you receive a waiter and they tell you what to expect without telling you everything so you will have unexpected fun. We did a "Whodonit" experience with clues given by actors/actresses that... More

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

A wonderful atmosphere great service delicious food a totally enjoyable visit. We will definitely go again and again.

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