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Windsor Arms Tea Room

#5,630 of 7,276 Restaurants in Toronto
18 Saint Thomas St, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E7, Canada
+1 416-971-9666
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible26%
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British, Canadian
18 Saint Thomas St, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely disappointing form start to finish, this hotel did not deliver for me personally the afternoon tea experience I expected. I contacted the hotel for a credit after a series of issues came up and nothing was done.Afternoon tea should be offered in an elegant...More

Thank isolamia59
Reviewed July 29, 2018

This has generally been my favorite high tea of all time for many years. This time we were staying at the hotel and introduced some friends to it. Bottom line: lovely setting, terrific high tea food, good service, but a noisy wedding marred the experience...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I spent a lovely afternoon enjoying the serenity of the tea room at the Windsor Arms Hotel. I tried the Windsor Arms special blend, which was full bodied but subtle. The finger sandwiches were all delicious and paired beautifully with the tea,...More

Thank katherine f
Reviewed June 27, 2018

What could have been a great experience was spoiled by a disorganized manager who had all of his people running without sections and no specific job. Upon being seated a server came to us and I specifically asked him for the "lay of the land"...More

Thank Jay P
Reviewed June 25, 2018

A lovely Toronto experience. The Windsor Arms hotel is a small boutique hotel set off from the Mink Mile in Yorkville. The tea room is beautiful. Divided into two secctions- one in soft pastels and the other in rich purple jewel tones. The ambience is...More

Thank Cancub50
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Went to the Windsor Arms Tea Room for an English Tea Service. Situated in The Windsor Arms Hotel (A Classic Venue for VIP Clientele) the experience was lovely. My son and daughter-in-law took my wife and I there for my wife's birthday as my wife...More

Thank OntarioPilot
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

This was a special treat for us. We had never had high tea before. The price is of course quite high, but the experience was great. All the food was very good quality, and the quantity was sufficient to keep us sightseeing for the rest...More

Thank MiGuitarMan
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea. Selection of tea was extensive. We began with goat cheese tarts, then a selection of delicious sandwiches. Two kinds of scones--plain and cranberry--were presented with clotted cream and house made jams. Finally, a tempting variety of desserts. Service was...More

1  Thank SkanLaker
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Musty smelling halls and room. Half eaten Jamican patty left on our coffee table to greet us on arrival.

Thank Douglas L
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

I don’t know where some of the negative reviews are coming from because my mom and I had a great experience. We went for high tea this past Wednesday and were very impressed. The food was delicious and plentiful - more than you can possibly...More

1  Thank Erin M
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Michelle A
June 18, 2017|
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Response from Annelyn | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! As it is in a hotel they should be flexible. But when I was there, everyone was nicely casually dressed.
Chelsea Z
April 3, 2016|
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Response from chelsy a | Reviewed this property |
Prices vary between $38 - $55 per person, definitely check out their website to see more information about pricing and what is included. I also recommended checking Groupon to see if they have any offers at this time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
British, Canadian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Saint Thomas St, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E7, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Bay Street Subway Station
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-971-9666
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