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Tal-y-Tara Tea & Polo Shoppe

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6439 California St., San Francisco, CA 94121-1917
+1 415-751-9275
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Dec 13, 2016
“Cute tea shop”
Mar 26, 2016
“Food was great but ignore by staff”
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6439 California St., San Francisco, CA 94121-1917
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Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

One of my friends made a reservation and we had a tea-time on one rainy Saturday noon. We selected the Prince William and Lady Katherine tea and was indeed delicious. The tea cups remind me of Florence, Italy...

Thank Cila183
Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

We turned up and to be fair it was pretty full. It took them about 15 minutes to seat is despite our table being ready. They then took a long time to serve is our first dish and they seemed pretty distracted with music and...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed March 23, 2016

I was pleasantly surprised when I had afternoon tea here last week. We had the Prince Harry Tea for Two. It came with a variety of sandwiches, choice of two scones and a pot of tea. We loved the sandwiches. They are classics with a...More

Thank S S
Reviewed March 12, 2016

This place is sweet as the tea is served in a polo shop. It's not elegant but the service is great and the food is unique. They bake old fashioned brown bread the kind your Mom used to buy in a can and use that...More

Thank Kate197065
Reviewed February 17, 2016

If you are looking for something slightly unusual, away from the tourist hub but with a satisfying tea and tea sandwiches service, visit this place. The front is a horse related shoppe, the back, a fireplace, a china vitrine, a few rugs and an English...More

Thank MaxineSF
Reviewed February 2, 2016

Delightful tea shoppe featuring horse related riding accoutrements. Best value is to get a Living social or Groupon deal, but I've visited the place many times without a coupon and it's always a lovely experience. The motor loaf is my favorite! Heads up, parking is...More

Thank Megladoawn
Reviewed October 4, 2015

Two things I love ~ high tea and horses. I felt like I went through a time warp to discover this place just over a year ago. Yesterday they were having a very busy day but being that I was solo, the nice ladies accommodated...More

Thank mackanna
Reviewed August 7, 2015

I have high standards for a tea, and this shoppe definitely needed improvement. The tablecloths had not been ironed, the silver was tarnished, the teapot lid did not match the pot, the napkins were paper instead of linen. Having said all that, however, the tea...More

Thank MarinLin
Reviewed August 4, 2015

I wanted to take my granddaughter, Tara, out to tea , by reading other reviews knew this would be a great choice. It's a good thing I knew about the horse statue in front , otherwise it would be easy to miss. I had purchased...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed April 5, 2015

First let me tell you there is no reason to walk into an establishment and question the cleanliness of it but I seriously doubt that this place has had a good cleaning since it opened. There are piles of papers behind the cashiers desk it...More

Thank 2cherie
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  • Food
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  • Value
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Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6439 California St., San Francisco, CA 94121-1917
  • Public Transportation: 1 California
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-751-9275
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