10 Best High Tea Spots In Vancouver For A Cute Girls’ Day Out
Savory sandwiches, sweet treats, a nice pot of tea, and great moments shared with friends – there’s nothing we don’t love about a good high tea! So if you’re searching for some must-visit cute high tea shops in Vancouver, you’re in the right place!
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How to travel to Paris the fastest way? Go to Laduree and immerse yourself in this Parisian-style tea shop with classic French treats and teas. Laduree is also known as heaven for macaron lovers, so don’t miss these sweet bites!
Light up your afternoon par-tea with Marie Antoinette and Salted Caramel Macarons, two of their best-sellers! Marie Antoinette is a black tea that blends with rose petals, citrus, and honey, we have to admit that its floral scent and light flavor ain’t like any other! While the macaron is delightfully chewy, sweet with a slightly burnt taste from caramel. A next level of treats!
Honey, you will have an instant crush on this “little Paris” once visiting here!
What to order: Afternoon Tea set, Marie-Antoinette tea, Salted Caramel Macarons, Rose Macarons.
Classic and luxurious, what more can we say? Bacchus Restaurant & Lounge is our top-of-mind destination for an old-school vibe to enjoy the date, have a great conversation by the fireplace.
The tea selection is quite traditional and a big plus about Bacchus is they allow you to smell the tea leaf selection before ordering. Don’t think of walking out if you haven’t got yourself some Lavender Earl Grey and Mousse, because their tastes are no joke!
The mousse is mouth-watering, a mixture of sweet-sour taste while the tea has a floral, herbal scent that is so relaxing and enjoyable all the way through.
What to order: Lavender Earl Grey tea, Salmon Roll, Passion Fruit cake, Mousse.
Located inside Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Notch8 is extremely classy and charming in its interior design, as well as ambiance. To be straight, Notch8 is the glamourous spotlight of this hotel’s lobby! Dive in if luxurious vibes are what you want for a high tea spot in Vancouver!
Settle down for a Cranberry & Candied Orange Scone, Monkey Paw, or Lemon Rooibos. The scone is tasty, buttery with a very unique sweet-sour taste. Monkey Paw is a Chinese white tea, which is light and has a bit of sweetness, if you like green tea flavor, you will love Monkey Paw! Whereas, Lemon Rooibos is a wonderful burst of citrus with such a soothing taste that can light up your palate!
Now it’s your turn to experience a well-spent afternoon at Notch8!
What to order: White Chocolate, Cranberry & Candied Orange Scone, Monkey Paw tea, Kangaroo Lapsong, Lemon Rooibos.
Address: 900 W Georgia Street Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6
Nothing can be a better treat than an afternoon tea at Yandoux Patisserie – an Asian-inspired high tea hide-away. Yandoux offers scrumptious choices of fresh cakes and teas that are divine enough to seduce you right away!
Don’t forget to try out their Signature Tea Set and New York Cheesecake, which are very Instagram-worthy! The New York Cheesecake has a creamy, buttery, and smooth taste with layers of cream on the bottom. Yum!
The high tea is adorable with a great selection of pastries like macarons, apple tart, lime tart, and scones. The tea itself is enjoyable from the scent to the taste, especially Jasmine Flower and Peach Apricot White tea.
What to order: New York Cheesecake, Signature Tea Set, Jasmine Flower tea, Peach Apricot White tea,
Address: 1731 Manitoba Street Vancouver, BC V5Y 0H8
Let’s escape the hustle and bustle for a relaxing high tea session at H Tasting Lounge, shall we? Located in the lobby of The Westin Bayshore, H Tasting Lounge is widely for its classic yet contemporary art deco design. Wanna know a secret? Besides the Asian & Europe-inspired afternoon tea selection, you can try out their fancy, premium cocktails which are absolutely stunning!
Everything about a par-tea at H Tasting Lounge is delightful time, delicious cakes, beautiful presentation, and unique tea flavors. While enjoying the Ferris Treat Wheel, some Imperial Green tea and Masala Black Chai tea can surely make your day!
The Ferris Wheel comes up with many different small pieces of treats, you will be surprised as their tastes blend harmoniously together. Imperial Green tea is slightly sweet with that greeny, mild, and refreshing scent like grass when Masala Black Chai tea is a combination of spicy, and complex taste from cinnamon, and ginger.
What to order: Imperial Green, Masala Black Chai tea, Ferris Wheel of Treats.
Address: 1601 Bayshore Drive Vancouver, BC V6G 3H3
Secret Garden Tea is one of the oldest tea houses in Vancouver but seems like it is never out of trend! People keep coming back not only for its cozy ambiance but for its mouth-watering treats and soothing tea too.
Take a day off from work, gather around with your besties, and enjoy the famous High tea set with 4 special types of sandwiches, desserts, and scones. Secret Garden Tea offers you a pretty wide range of tea. If you love the mild, creamy, and smooth taste, you will love Creamy Earl Grey. A stronger and richer one? Chai tea will fit you perfectly.
Who doesn’t love having some quality time sipping on tea and enjoying treats? Get some chances to catch up with your friends at Secret Garden Tea!
What to order: High Tea set, Vanilla Almond tea, Creamy Earl Grey tea, Chai tea, Cauliflower Veloute Soup, Cranberry Scone.
Patisserie Fur Elise, a pastry shop and tea salon, wins over everyone’s heart with its elegant and unique Queen Anne-style decoration in a Victorian heritage house. You will immediately feel that loving and cozy ambiance from your first time coming, so if you’re planning to make some friend-gatherings here, go for it!
Highlights include Vanilla & Dark Chocolate Macaron and Fig Rose tea, in case you have no idea what to choose, try them out! The macarons have a soft and chewy texture and are incredibly yummy. After some sweet bites, refresh your palate with Fig Rose tea, which is mild and lightly scented with a hint of sourness.
Seriously, who can say ‘no’ to such elegant and unique par-tea at Patisserie Fur Elise?
What to order: China Jasmine Premium tea, Fig Rose tea, Mango flip tea, Macaron, Blueberry Panna Cotta.
Address: 847 Hamilton Street Vancouver, BC V6B 6A1
An elegant oasis of calm, that’s how we love to describe Adonia Tea House thanks to its enchanting yet dainty decoration. Especially, those savory-sweet treats and teas are awesome enough to make you come here again and again!
Don’t leave if you haven’t tried Smoked Wild Sockeye Salmon Sandwich pair with Peach Vineyard tea, the best combo ever! While the sandwich is delightful and satisfying with just the right amount of herbs, spices, and lemon cream cheese; the tea is pleasing and bright with a fresh fruity blend from apple, peach, and grapes.
For sure there are plenty more choices for you to try, that’s why you will surely come back to explore their menu to the fullest!
What to order: Cranberry Orange Scone, Lemon Curd Tart, Vanilla Panna Cotta, Smoked Wild Sockeye Salmon Sandwich, Peach Vineyard Organic tea, China Rose tea, Rooibos tea.
Located on a pretty busy street, La Petite Cuillere is surprisingly cozy and calm inside, which is perfect for a lovely date or simply a moment to cool down. In fact, Le Petite Cuillere has always been the apple of our eyes for its vintage yet dainty decoration. Though the ambiance is very traditional, you will be surprised to see how they creatively innovate their teas and treats!
Since your first time visiting La Petite Cuillere, we highly recommend our all-time favorite: Afternoon Tea set with Lychee or Dreamy Lavender! The high tea set comes up with sweet-savory bites and scones, which can taste even more amazing when paired with Lychee tea – flavorful but not overpowering fruity black tea.
However, Dreamy Lavender is truly a star itself. You can easily spot out that sweet, lovely, powdery hint of Vanilla from the first sip and then fall in love with the beautiful scent of Lavender all the way long.
What to order: Afternoon Tea set, Lychee Black tea, Dreamy Lavender.
If everything you’ve ever desired is an excellent variety of teas and a fascinating, open-air high tea space, Neverland is our first pick! Neverland Tea Salon is located by the lakeside village of Naramata, from which you can enjoy the magnificent views of vineyards, orchards, and the mountains surrounding. Plus, the two founders, Terri and Renee, with great backgrounds in film and theatre, know exactly how to turn Neverland into a wonderland with excellent decoration, treats, and teas!
Eager to try? Start with Grande Adventure High Tea and you will be blown away! This tea set includes a great selection of sweet and savory pastries that have good taste and brilliant decoration. Pro tip: Mix them up, eat a little sweet, then a little savory, and repeat to make it more enjoyable!
Best of all, you can freely change your tea to match with the pastries in the high tea set as you go up the tower. You heard us, unlimited tea all the way through! Come and experience Neverland, a wonderland for all the tea lovers.
What to order: Grande Adventure High tea, Mad Hatter High tea, Madame Grey tea, Heavenly Cream tea, Almond Joy, Lady Guava, Hazelnut black tea.
What are you still waiting for? Let’s go grab for besties or give yourself a little break to enjoy these lovely high tea spots in Vancouver right away! Or you can also check out these best bakeries in Vancouver for crazy delicious baked food.
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