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Rose Tree Cottage

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801 S Pasadena Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-3000
+1 626-793-3337
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible21%
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801 S Pasadena Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-3000
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

This afternoon tea experience is reminiscent of visiting an elderly relative where structure and decorum must be observed. We played by the rules and were treated to a lovely afternoon of excellent service and delicious food with a nonstop supply of tea poured by an...More

1  Thank RetroFan
Reviewed March 11, 2018

My friends and I signed up for tea at 1 pm on a Sunday and it was a really fun time. Yes, you will spend more than you might at brunch (4 of us came out to about $215 without tip), but we knew it...More

Thank Allison G
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Went here to browse, but decided to buy British, to give my Grandkids Xmas treats. I have to say that any Christmas cake I ever bought or made was moist, softly almond pasted & iced and I love it. Sadly the purchase here was disgustingly...More

2  Thank lizziejane119
Reviewed March 3, 2017

The Rose Tree is very structured about it reservations. The door opens at one, and guests are seated after a short wait in the very treasure filled gift shop. Take the time to browse. The front garden is very worn and faded because of our...More

Thank victoriawJ8416GM
Reviewed June 9, 2016

Just love browsing in here, lots of British items in beautifully laid out shop. Also they offer tea, but you have to book, so didn't do this here.

Thank alison s s
Reviewed February 8, 2016

I celebrated my birthday at the Rose Tree Cottage this year. The historic house is wonderful, the owners are welcoming and the tea is delicious. They have their own blend of black tea that is so smooth and wonderful. Their traditional tea sandwiches, scone &...More

2  Thank danforth1
Reviewed November 28, 2015

We chose the Rose Tree Cottage for its traditional English afternoon tea, and we had a lovely time. It started off somewhat less than promising; we arrived about 10 minutes early for a 1:00 tea, and as the door was locked we had to wait...More

Thank Lianne58
Reviewed August 20, 2015

My wife was in Pasadena and drove past this place and thought she would call in and get me some goodies as I am originally from England. She purchased two brands of biscuits which were both out of date. The Jammie Dodgers were 5 months...More

6  Thank Olly13538
Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

We celebrated my Mom's birthday with my sisters today and really enjoyed the food and service from our server. She was friendly and very kind. The only complaint we had is that there are two cats roaming around the eating area and indoors. Not only...More

6  Thank Diana A
Reviewed June 16, 2015

I used to visit RTC at its old location 20 years ago with my mother and wanted to go again in memory of her. Unfortunately, it's not at all the same place it once was. The grounds are no longer beautifully kept, the shop area...More

8  Thank sjh40l
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Patricia L
January 22, 2018|
Response from lizziejane119 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, my friend used hers but I paid cash.
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12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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  • Address: 801 S Pasadena Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-3000
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-793-3337
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