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8081 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4649
410-480-8000
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6:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Beautiful Quaint tea room

There is nothing that I disliked. Tea on the Tiber has several rooms, all decorated in Victorian style. There is also dining outside, weather permitting. They have over 30 selections of teas. Each guest is given their own pot of tea. Everyone is served the same delicious food consisting of tea... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
w1nniethepooh
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Baltimore, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

There is nothing that I disliked. Tea on the Tiber has several rooms, all decorated in Victorian style. There is also dining outside, weather permitting. They have over 30 selections of teas. Each guest is given their own pot of tea. Everyone is served the same delicious food consisting of tea sandwiches, scones, fruit, cheeses and desserts. Fabulous. You must... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Absolutely phenomenal! My husband and daughter surprised me with tea this afternoon as a Mothers Day treat and I was blown away by everything. My daughter has some pretty difficult food allergies, but he had called ahead and they prepared her a special plate of goodies so she felt included! We've never had a place go out of their way... More 

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Clear Spring, Maryland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Most view having tea as a woman thing. I beg to differ. And having tea when it's done right is the answer. Tea on the Tiber is one of the best tea presentation I have had. Pleasant servers, delicious treats, and tea a plenty.

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Boydton, Virginia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This tea room is a lovely and cozy place to have afternoon tea. The rooms are small and quaint, the food was scrumptious and the service was wonderful. Our server was a wealth of information with a fun sense of humor. The tea selection is extensive with both regular and decaf choices. We had the full high tea with sweets... More 

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Fallston, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Four of us (my two daughters, a friend and me) went for afternoon tea. We love tea houses and have tried a lot of them so have lots for comparison. Elliott city is a cute little town with lots of interesting shops, adorable houses and architecture and is very walkable and easy to get around. Tea on the Tiber doesn't... More 

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Arlington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Very authentic tea, great ambience, wonderful service. Not too kid friendly, by design, but they and our 2 year old survived.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I recently enjoyed a lovely full afternoon tea at Tea on the Tiber with three of my friends. I had been here before 3 years ago for my baby shower and it's still as wonderful. The reservation process was smooth and pleasant. We were seated on time, and the waitress kept things moving. The tea was wonderful (I had pomegranate... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Located in the heart of historical Ellicott City, MD, Tea on the Tiber is a quaint Victorian style Tea Shop. They serve a variety of teas as well as finger sandwiches, scones, fruit and desserts. The food is to die for. Reservations are a must.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I love going for tea. I tried this place out with a group of friends, and will be coming back! They had a very good tea selection (I tried the Chocolate~ delicious!) and the food spread was fantastic. Our server let us sit and talk for a long time because there wasn't a party booked after us, so that was... More 

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Spring Hill, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Enjoyed a 'ladies' tea with my daughter, daughter-in-law and granddaughter. Nestled among the stores in an historical building, the setting is perfect for a Victorian tea room. The ladies on staff dress in period costume to add to the old world charm. We had a private room which made it more intimate. Such a pleasant, quiet and relaxed atmosphere compared... More 

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Additional Information about Tea On The Tiber

Address: 8081 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4649
Phone Number: 410-480-8000
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Address: 8081 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4649
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: 410-480-8000
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm

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