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The Drawing Room at the Prince of Wales Hotel

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6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada (King Street)
+1 888-669-5566
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11:30 - 18:00
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Sun 11:30 - 18:00
Mon 12:00 - 18:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Buffalo, New York
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went, party of 4, for Mother's day High Tea. We were seated in a rear function room. Negative, little sunlight and no view of the park/flowers on the street. Positive, no one staring at me drinking my cuppa. The tea is loose. Most selections are flowered which is not to my liking. Others were happy. One in the party... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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536 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters took me here for Mother's Day and it was a nice experience. The decor is charming, the tea selection is excellent and the food served was very good. Service was polite and good, but we had to remind the server to get our second pot of tea after 15 minutes. All in all a pleasant experience, but I... More 

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Thank SLT1962
Ohio
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We actually made reservations for the candle light evening tea. This is a MUST. It was truly incredible. Samantha was not only beyond helpful, but she made the experience perfect. She not only was very knowledgeable and helpful, but she also was very personable and made us feel truly at home. The tea was to die for (try the Niagara... More 

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Thank Kelly M
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Drawing Room provides the perfect environment in which to relax after a day exploring the wine country of the Niagara region. My wife and I enjoyed a beautifully presented and delicious high tea before the theater. The decor is a bit faded but still retains the Elegance of an earlier and more genteel age.

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Thank rbcpastor1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with a group of family and friends to celebrate my sisters 20th birthday. My mom had called a month and a half prior to us going and made a reservation for high tea, she told them the reservation was for 12 people and there were no issues making the reservation. When we arrived (all dolled up for the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time experiencing afternoon tea and i brought my niece. We both loved everything. The food was delish and experience was exquisite, would definately go back!

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Thank Maria Krista N
Oshawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to go for High Tea this is the best one I have ever been to. The room is lovely nicely decorated and the serving size of the high tea is more than usual. The sandwiches and desserts were lovely and the service was excellent. Would highly recommend if you are in Niagara on the lake to try... More 

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JHarb-VintageHotels, Manager at The Drawing Room at the Prince of Wales Hotel, responded to this review

Dear yesterday, Thank-you for your kind words and compliments. We love hearing positive feedback from our guests! This being said, I do hope that you will visit us again - perhaps for our upcoming Candlelight Tea with Dracula! Best Regards, J. Harb More 

New York
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276 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Niagara on the Lake several times. It is one of our favorite places for a getaway. However, this was out first time trying the Traditional Tea at Prince of Wales. We were glad that it is offered at what many Americans consider to be "brunch" or Lunch time. It was a wonderful experience. The table arrangements... More 

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Thank Lisa W
Oakville, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our high tea at The Prince of Wales. The tea was delicious and the choice of food was nice. The scones were even warm! Sandwiches, cookies, cup cakes and cream puffs were definitely enjoyed. Niagara on the Lake is a lovely spot and the hotel itself is so interesting. We just went for tea but it was worth... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Niagara on the Lake, we decided to try Afternoon Tea at the Drawing Room. This was our first time experiencing a traditional tea. What a wonderful delight! They present you with a case of about 20 different teas to smell. Each person selects their own tea which is served in individuals pots. We started with a cheese and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
Canadian, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 18:00
Monday
12:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 18:00
Thursday
11:30 - 18:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (King Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 888-669-5566
  • This restaurant is at Prince of Wales
Description
Treat yourself to a taste of Victorian elegance in the Drawing Room of the Prince of Wales hotel. Take your little prince or princess back in time with ornately decorated tea sets, tasty scones and over-the-top royal treatment. Time travel never seemed so luxurious. Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake to rediscover the attention-to-detail that defined a more elegant era. Celebrate special occasions with a selection of Artisan cheeses and sparkling wines. Toast to the picture perfect girls' day with finger sandwiches, delicate desserts and morning mimosas. Delight in quality time with friends and family in an atmosphere of high taste in every sense of the word. From the adornment of rose chandeliers to floral table clothes and teapots, Prince of Wales brings your whimsical garden party indoors. Our Victorian Tea Room and English delicacies are fit to be enjoyed by guests who appreciate regal treatment with an imaginative twist.

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