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Robinson's Tea Room

97 East Main Street, Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631) 751-1232
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Ranked #7 of 51 Restaurants in Stony Brook
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, European, British
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Stony Brook, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A small intimate tea room with a European flavor. Pages of loose teas to savor and purchase plus homemade scones. High tea service by appointment is not disappointing and will please almost all tastes. Staff is knowledgeable about teas the stock and serve.

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Garden City Park, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

When I want to share a special moment with family/friends I always visit this tea room. Nice menu selection. It's a small restaurant and I noticed you can sit outside on the lawn. Service is good, but when busy you don't get the same attention. It's in a quaint shopping center near Three Village Inn and park.

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ny
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157 reviews 157 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I recently enjoyed a nice afternoon tea here with five friends from my book club. We all chose different teas (so many choices) and all of us enjoyed our choices from the extensive list. The meal was served on three-tier trays - scones on the first (raisin and cinnamon) with clotted cream and jam, small sandwiches on the second (shrimp... More

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Robinson's Tea Room is a nice spot that has a amazing selection of delicious teas. I mean, if you like teas, then this is the place for you! Yummy scones!!! The butterscotch pecan scone and the raisin scone, both served warm with cream and jam and wow were they delicious. The place is a bit on the small side, and... More

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Smithtown, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Have had lunch here on several occasions and it never disappoints. The owners and staff are so pleasant and the food never disappoints. In fact, my son planned his prom invite around this restaurant and they were so helpful with orchestrating the whole thing. They have a great selection of teas and the best, best scones with creamed butter but... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I've never been moved to write a review before this afternoon. While I travel and dine with great enjoyment wherever I go, my visit to Robinson's Tea Room today was such a memorable experience that I just had to say a few words. The atmosphere was beyond cozy and comfortable and charming...very casual and understated, but with lots of character.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Not only is the place covered with dust, the servers are also filthy. The board of health should really look into this place. Our server was in what seemed like dirty clothes and then when our table was cleared, the person looked like he just finished changing the oil from under his car. We took our food to go and... More

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Stony Brook, New York
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17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If you like scones and all sorts of teas, then this is the place for you. Although they do have a great menu for lunch foods too. Lovely atmosphere, attentive waitress. On the small side, a little cramped but overall very nice experience.

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Islip, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

My wife Theresa and I ate there Friday 4/4/2014 for her first day of retirement and enjoyed every minute. I had the Chicken Pot Pie perfect in every way. Flakely, meaty and seasoned just right. My wife had the daily special Broccoli & Cheese Quiche. Both come with a salad of very fresh greens.She said it was the best quiche... More

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long island, new york
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This was my second visit. This place is small but very comfortable and cozy. Service is excellent and the owners are very present and friendly. I was with my Mom and we had a lovely time. We had grilled chicken platter (very generous portion). It was served over a delicious salad and decorated with an edible orchid. Certainly a great... More

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