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De'Tours in Elizabeth City

400 W Main St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4253
+1 252-435-5427
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Lovely, just lovely!

Took my parents and husband and children. This was a truly unique and wonderful experience. Great... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2015
Moogla
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Vilas, North Carolina
A trip back in time...

My experience with De'Tours began with a walking tour of Elizabeth City's historical district -- my... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2014
Teresa T
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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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Enjoy the warmth of yesterday with a unique afternoon experience in the quaint surroundings of Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Escape the rat race and step into an unhurried atmosphere where you will journey into the past on a personalized walking tour of Historic Elizabeth City, followed by deliciously appealing British Tea cuisine in a restored 1853 Greek Revival Home. Guided by a local resident, you will cover over 300 years of history and architecture. Upon returning from the tour, you will be treated to a Victorian tea and scones in the oldest surviving brick home in Elizabeth City. Tour and Tea time is approximately 2 hours.
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22 Jun 2015
“Lovely, just lovely!”
8 Nov 2014
“A trip back in time...”
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400 W Main St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4253
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Took my parents and husband and children. This was a truly unique and wonderful experience. Great tea! Wonderful food. AMAZING company and history.

2  Thank Moogla
Reviewed 9 November 2014

My experience with De'Tours began with a walking tour of Elizabeth City's historical district -- my hostess Bonnie was informative and engaging. The tour ended at her home with a delightful tea -- wonderful tea, delicious scones and lemon cakes. Bonnie also gave the history...More

3  Thank Teresa T
Reviewed 15 October 2014

My group of Red Hat Ladies enjoyed a wonderful afternoon of tea/lunch and a walking tour of some of the houses/church nearby. We had a wonderful time.

2  Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 7 July 2014

My friends and I celebrated with a candlelight bridal tea at detours in Elizabeth City, NC. The food was scrumptious and we had a lovely time dressing up and playing tea party. We also got to tour the house and gardens. Afterward we walked around...More

5  Thank Pennington717
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Four of us celebrated a friend's birthday with tea at De'Tours. The hostess, Bonnie, has a lovely, welcoming home filled with family heirlooms which are in use for the teas. We had a lovely array of tea sandwiches and pastries along with several varieties of...More

3  Thank Carol P
Reviewed 10 April 2014

I had the most pleasant experience planning and enjoying a wonderful tea party for my daughter's bridal shower. The owner Bonnie was so easy to work with. She was able to take care of every request we had. There were 16 of us and it...More

1  Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 19 October 2013

My wife and I had our own private lunch/tea to celebrate our 20th anniversery here and enjoyed every minute of this two hour experience. Tea incl small finger sandwhiches and several delicious baked sweets was fun and filling. Heirloom family service plates and silverware and...More

4  Thank FredLawrence_NC
Reviewed 28 April 2013

Arranged a tea for visiting relatives and found out SO much interesting history I had not heard before about our beautiful waterfront town. We all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The food and teas were amazing. It's truely a great place to make special memories with...More

4  Thank Kittync
Reviewed 7 April 2013

A group of us decided to surprise our friend with a Birthday Tea. It was very last minute and Bonnie graciously said yes and prepared a fantastic spread of tea sandwiches, scones, truffles and a wonderful assortment of teas. The day was dreary, so we...More

5  Thank tfox61
Reviewed 26 February 2013

I met my sister and father at Bonnie's 1853 Greek Revival home in historic Elizabeth City, VA for tea/lunch and a tour. She greeted us at the door in period costume and my jaw dropped at the beauty of her home and antiques. We had...More

3  Thank Alana P
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