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A Cup of Tea Victorian Tea Room

) #9 of 10 Coffee & Tea in Kailua #92 of 124 Places to Eat in Kailua $$ - $$$, American, British
407 Uluniu St Ste 101, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2530
+1 808-230-8832
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (10 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
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American, British
$$ - $$$
407 Uluniu St Ste 101, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2530
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tea room is suitable for impressionable children who don't know better. It is not for true lovers of afternoon tea, or people who care about quality. I give them credit for trying, but it's a half-done effort. I hope they will stay in business...More

Thank 133travels
Heather G, Owner at A Cup of Tea Victorian Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We appreciate hearing from our "guests". Just for your information we have NEVER, NOR WOULD WE EVER take the sampling cans from the golden tea cart and prepare tea from it. That is simply disgusting. At times, we do take...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

The hostess was delightful! Our service was everything one would expect at a fine tea house....tea, scones with jam and lemon curd, 3 types of finger sandwiches, mini cakes and brownies. We ordered two three tier services which contained the food listed above and also...More

Thank PpprmintPattie
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful lobster bisque. The prime rib was a little fatty for my taste, but good seasoning. Vegetable medley was done perfectly. Didn't care for the rose champagne sorbet, too flowery in taste, guava or raspberry would have been more to my liking. The chocolate dipped...More

Thank E M C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice idea, but the prices are way out of line for what you get. Have been here twice and both times the tea sandwiches were stale.

Thank 642ruthaw
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Even with a coupon, this is an expensive place to visit. Therefore, the service and food should measure up. They don't.. The tea selection is excellent, but many of the samples smelled stale, rather than fresh. The sandwiches were good but the selection was ham...More

Thank Cris R
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

My 8 yr. old daughter and I came across this quaint and elegant spot. I used a Groupon to purchase Princess Heather's tea for two service. The atmosphere was lovely and so was the service. We learned some of the menu services were named after...More

Thank mstasha2u
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Beautiful Tea room and friendly expert service. The food was very well presented and we were looked after with care. Items on sale were good quality.

Thank Elizella
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This Tea House was amazing, beautiful ambience, great service, very knowledgeable on tea. Atmosphere was wonderful and the food was amazing. I used groupon so it made it even more affordable Make sure you use the powder room is is delightful

Thank Lynnedalrymple
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I visited A Cup of Tea with a group of my daughter's friends and their moms. We thought it would be fun to have tea, then walk down the street to take a tour of Moana Chocolate Factory. Since we had a large group we...More

Thank Rolaine G
Reviewed 20 January 2016

This was our second visit. We went to this tea room shortly after it opened and did not have a very good experience. Parking can also be a real pain. However, they offered a Groupon so we thought we would try it again. The service...More

1  Thank csmarks
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Carol A
I will be coming with my 5 year old Grand Daughter, is Sunday a good day?
13 June 2015|
Response from Heather G | Property representative |
Aloha, Yes we would be more than happy to see you on Sunday. However, our first reservation is not until 2:30. Please give us a ring at 808-230-8832 for reservations and confirmation. Tata For Now
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Open Hours
10:30 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Uluniu St Ste 101, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2530
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-230-8832
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