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La Petite Tearoom

500 Lightfoot Road, Williamsburg, VA
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Ranked #111 of 339 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Cuisines: British
Description: Tea Room located inside Williamsburg Antiques - organic and wonderful!! Really a great surprise!!!
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Description: Tea Room located inside Williamsburg Antiques - organic and wonderful!! Really a great surprise!!!
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English first
Virginia Beach
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The tea room is very cute. However, the owner -an elderly woman- stops at each table and talks about her personal life incessantly. She needs to be gently reminded that people are not there for a one sided gabfest.

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Hurricane, West Virginia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stopped in for afternoon break from traveling and shopping. Quaint little alcove in a Antique Shopping mall Hostess was charming. I sampled the Lemon pound cake with lemon ice cream. Cake was homemade and fresh. Next visit I must try the homemade organic sandwiches Definitely 👍👍

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Bronx, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I discovered La Petite Tearoom by chance and so happy I did. Me and my family chose to seek cover from the rain in the Antique mall. As we strolled through the isles, we discovered a truly memorable experience. Not only did Jean's strawberry bread pudding make it memorable one, but Jean herself. I'm so glad we sat down for... More

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Everything I have tried is here very good. They have both cold sandwiches and hot, open-faced sandwiches. The desserts are homemade and amazing. Sometimes they have soup and sometimes they don't, usually good. For what you get La Petite Tea Room can be a little pricey. But if you love great food then it is definitely worth it! It's a... More

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Bribie Island, Australia
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274 reviews 274 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We really went to the Antique Hall but discovered the tearoom while there. Unfortunately it was closed that day but we returned to have lunch the following day - and very glad we did. Everything about the place screams TLC. From the lovely china to the friendly owner/cook - we couldn't fault it. It is tiny and every seat was... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Everytime I go to Williamsburg (several times a year) I always have to go to this tiny tearoom. The food and tea and decor all combine to make a special, intimate meal. And there is the added benefit of one of the loveliest owners/chef running the place--she is a delight! The bonus is it is in the Antique Mall--can't beat... More

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Solomons, Maryland, United States
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185 reviews 185 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

La Petite Tearoom is a marvelous addition to the Antique Mall in which it is located. I look forward to every visit and interacting with the lovely owner/operator who is totally charming and chats with her visitors as she cooks. If you like antiques and tasty food, this is a perfect marriage!!

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Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Love this place.......the owner is the sweetest lady I have ever met. She prepares all the food....fresh, fresh, fresh...love the tea.. love the atmosphere.............if you want one on one service this is the place....she always remembers you........... can be a little pricey but it is worth it, because the quality is there.

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Quinton, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Tiny,tiny tea room full of charm with English flair.Limited choices but delicious, tasty and healthy sandwiches,excellent home made desserts like scones also good coffee, sangria tea,...I had a Rubens sandwich , light and tasty with the addition of slice of apple and grapes, not the fatty stuff I was used to. Very unusual place inside the antique mall that carries... More

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Don't be in a hurry. For me, one reason to go to a tearoom. The tearoom is limited in space (but large in atmosphere and taste. It's worth the time. Jean, the owner, makes sure you are satisfied, explains everything and makes you feel like you're the only diner there. Very personable. Her daughter is involved as a waitress as... More

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