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Spot of Tea

310 Dauphin St, Across the Street from Cathedral Square, Mobile, AL 36602-2722
+1 251-433-9009
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (144 reviews)
“eggs cathedral” (83 reviews)
“strawberry tea” (77 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
310 Dauphin St, Across the Street from Cathedral Square, Mobile, AL 36602-2722
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Sidewalk Cafe' People Watching
"Dogs are allowed in the outdoor seating."
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2. Specialty Dish, Eggs Cathedral
"The Eggs Cathedral was delicious. We will definitely be back"
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3. Father's Day. Make pops happy!
"such a great little spot! Great service and everyone so friendly!"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was with a party of around thirteen ladies, everyone was talking/ordering at once. Cindy was our server, she handled the situation with southern charm, grace and loads of patience. Also we had no unwanted interruptions, Cindy had other employees helping and they were more...More

Thank cjmac2
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite places, especially during Mardi Gras! I love their Benedict choices but Eggs Cathedral is my favorite. The atmosphere is great and the service is friendly. Sherry served us today and she was delightful! I would recommend this spot for locals and...More

Thank Charlotte J
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Charlotte, it means the world to know our Eggs Cathedral is your favorite, and I'm so glad you've always been pleased with our friendly service, too. I'll be sure to share this with Sherry! Until next time! Tony, proud owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

Feel like this is a must for visiting Mobile. It is a great atmosphere in the heart of the city. Food is excellent and you will not leave hungry. Most importantly the tea is served in tea pots with tea cups and it is just...More

Thank Joyce M
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Nothing quite like a little tea party to make your mornings with us ones to remember, Joyce! I'm delighted that you always feel satisfied after a meal with us. Next time you find yourself downtown, we would love to have you back in! -Tony, Proud...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of a few places open during the morning hours for breakfast/brunch, but is well worth the visit and is always a place to eat for me and my wife on a visit to Mobile. Prices are reasonable and the size of the...More

Thank rickym704
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We sure are happy you gave us a try! I'm thrilled that you and your wife always stop by for some breakfast while you're in Mobile. It's people like y'all that make our mornings so easy! We're looking forward to seeing you back with us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting 4 local downtown restaurants this weekend, my family and I finally stumbled upon this place on our last day. From the hostess to the server to the GM, the service and food was AMAZING!! Although, the restaurant was crowded, my family was made...More

Thank YancenaPerry
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It makes my day to know your visit with us was nothing short of amazing! It's always nice when you get the chance to indulge in some Eggs Cathedral and a spicy bloody Mary, all while having great conversations. We're delighted to have exceeded your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife ate here. The service was excellent. The place was understandably busy but we were seated in a timely manner. We had the Manhattans Ruben and roast beef and Swiss on sour dough read. The Rueben was very good and the roast...More

Thank Roger W
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Roger, we're delighted you and your wife enjoyed everything from the sandwiches you ordered to the excellent service you received! My team is happy to serve you anytime you are back in the area. Kind regards, Tony, Proud Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came over after visiting Market In The Park. We ordered Bananas Foster and a Monte Cristo. It was heaven on a plate. Bacon fried perfectly and hash browns were great too. With the Monte Cristo, it comes with a side sauce, my husband pushed...More

Thank Ladye A
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This review is heavenly! It sounds like your breakfast was great from your bananas Foster to the delectable sauce on the Monte Cristo. We can't wait to see you back for more great food with a side of that bacon! See you soon, Tony, Proud...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had brunch on our way out of town and got in just before the Sunday crowd. My eggs cathedral was delicious and the Earl Gray Tea for one was the right amount. Friends enjoyed the coffee, French toast, and eggs Benedict. I’ll definitely want...More

Thank 1hapygirl
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As you know, brunch is best served with tea! I'm delighted to know your Eggs Cathedral, and Earl Grey tea were tasty enough for you to come back for another visit. If you're wondering, the Moon Pie dessert is totally worth the trip! Hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this past Sunday. We are locals. The hostess wonderful and was very attentive. The waitress was inattentive and inefficient. The busboy walking around empty handed and was totally worthless. We sat patiently for 2 hours to be served. It was...More

1  Thank voglerv
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

While I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your visit, rest assured that everyone here works very hard to provide excellent breakfasts to our guests. If you ever have any concerns, don't hesitate to let us know while you're in. Worth noting, though, there's not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Spot of Tea Is truly a local gem in the city of Mobile, The restaurant offers inside and outside dining. Just be prepared to sweat if you are outside during the summer months. The eggs cathedral is the perfect dish for the person loving...More

Thank John R
Tony M, Owner at Spot of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you've loved everything so much, John! Thanks for the support, and I hope to welcome you back again soon for another great meal. Best wishes, Tony, proud owner

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Questions & Answers
January 18, 2018|
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Response from Anthony M | Property representative |
I'm a little embarrassed to say that I've been open for 24 years and can't give you a specific answer but here's a list that applies to our menu. Please look at our menu to see if we can satisfy your gluten free needs and... More
October 10, 2016|
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Response from 2DBA | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they areas that can host private functions. You should call them to discuss and book all details.
February 2, 2016|
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Response from Nell M | Reviewed this property |
30 min ride less is traffic not bad. Use UBER!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Dauphin St, Across the Street from Cathedral Square, Mobile, AL 36602-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-433-9009
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Located in beautiful downtown Mobile, Spot of Tea is a unique destination for an incredible breakfast, brunch, or lunch, and of course a spot of tea! Open seven days a week come enjoy our southern hospitality, one of specialty dishes and strawberry ice tea. Enjoy the view of Cathedral Square from our sidewalk café with a Bloody Mary, Mimosa,cold brew & FREE WI-FI! Bring your pet and sit at one of our tables in the park, people watch and enjoy a stroll. Celebrating our 25th anniversary, Spot of Tea has not only survived but thrived, known as Mobile's Flagship Restaurant for good reason!
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