We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tea On The Tiber

8081 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4649
+1 410-480-8000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“tea party” (4 reviews)
“enjoy tea” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
8081 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4649
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (67)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this beautiful tea room, it's servers, and the changing menu each month. Great place to catch up with friends, celebrate something special, or just enjoy tea for the sake of having tea!

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Meant to leave a review much sooner as I pass by the tea room frequently as an OEC regular. Went before the flood, so my comments relate to our experience at that time not recently. Was so unimpressed I haven't wanted to return. If they've...More

Thank Connie G
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is housed in a lovely historic property and the bathroom can be reached without climbing stairs (although it is not technically handicapped accessible because it's too small to accommodate a wheelchair). That's the good stuff. When my husband made the reservations, he was asked...More

Thank MarylandCatmom
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Wonderful experience with our Great Aunt here last Saturday. There are 2 seatings on weekends, 12pm and 3pm. Everyone got there around the same time so the tiny lobby was packed with people, but the hostesses were quick and able to seat everyone in a...More

Thank MrsLyons0420
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We've wanted to visit for months, and we finally took the opportunity in March 2017. The rooms are very quaintly decorated. Service is cheeky, if prompted. The teas are excellent; within our group we had white teas, herbal teas, and a black English breakfast...all were...More

Thank Thomas - Genevi... H
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Well, a group of us came here today to say farewell to a coworker that is headed to London. So this seemed to be a great way to say farewell and introduce her to the Tea life. I must say I was quite pleased with...More

Thank Wiley J
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Liked the food and service. Food quantity could have been little bigger. I could have ordered another main course. Good accommodating items for vegetarian folks.

Thank Kamlesh P
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Perfection, elegance, and warm hospitality. Superb selection of teas and delicious finger delicacies. We are wanting to come back very soon. Heartbroken to hear of the Ellicott City flood. Praying and waiting for you to rebuild.

Thank dpfeiff
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you are looking for a quaint tea house experience then this is the place. Even the wait staff are dressed authentically. The tea and food were great. A good place to hang out with some friends and catch up. Reservations required.

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing!!! Tommy our server was warm and friendly also very helpful with picking out our teas. Every room was special and set up for a different feeling. I will be bring my little one and her friends for a tea party upstaires in the...More

Thank Crystal B
Nearby Restaurants
272 reviews
.31 km away
Pure Wine Cafe
102 reviews
.17 km away
Bean Hollow
122 reviews
.04 km away
Little French Market
31 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Howard County Welcome Center
32 reviews
.27 km away
Howard County Historical Society Museum
7 reviews
.22 km away
Sweet Elizabeth Jane
11 reviews
.05 km away
Sweet Cascades
10 reviews
.11 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
29 June 2016|
Response from rddiggins | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a gluten free menu. One of our ladies in our group is gluten-free. The baked goodies were delicious too.
25 May 2015|
Response from judee51 | Reviewed this property |
I know they have a variety of teas, both hot and iced, also chai, but I do not know if they serve other beverages. Sorry.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8081 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043-4649
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-480-8000
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing