4 magical holiday teas in Vancouver to try right now

Nov 29 2018, 12:19 am

There are tons of culinary experiences popping up around Vancouver for the holidays, but what is better than settling in for a cozy afternoon tea experience when it’s so chilly outside?

This city has a ton of exceptional themed holiday teas to check out, and here are some of the best that will have you drowning in festive treats both savoury and sweet.

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Nutcracker Afternoon Tea Set


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The Trump Champagne Lounge’s new festive tea set is an ode to The Nutcracker. Complete with ‘Mouse King’ treats, truffle egg salad sandwiches, and eggnog among several other goodies, this is a can’t-miss seasonal tea if we’ve ever seen one. Two orders of this team must be ordered per visit.

When: Available daily from now until January 2 from noon to 4 pm
Where: The Trump Champagne Lounge – 1161 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Price: Book online or call 604-979-8885

Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea


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Notch8’s new Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea features a magical spread features concoctions from the in-house pastry shop along with a sweet selection of savoury bits too. Offerings include a Savory Yule Log with wild boar, ‘Presents Under the Tree’ made with smoked salmon and lobster, and ‘Boughs of Holly’ – a combo of roasted turkey, cranberry mascarpone, spiced cranberry sauce, and micro herbs.

When: Now through December 30 (excluding December 24 and 25) from Wednesday to Sunday at 11, am, 1, and 3 pm
Where: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver – 900 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Price: $65; book online or call 604-662-1900

Festive Afternoon Tea


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H Tasting Lounge’s Festive Afternoon Tea features eats like apple fritters, pancetta bread pudding, mini apple pies, and freshly baked scones with maple butter and cranberry jam to name a few. Tea goers can opt to add a festive tea-infused cocktail for an additional cost.

When: Now through December 30 from
Where: The Westin Bayshore – 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver
Price: $55; book online or call 604-210-6924

Holiday High Tea

Neverland Tea

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With a regular, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free holiday high tea available, Neverland Tea Salon is the spot to head for tea with a group. Enjoy finger sandwiches, pastries, and a take-home treat too.

When: Now through December 31
Where: Neverland Tea Salon – 3066 W Broadway, Vancouver
Price: $38-$55 per person; book online

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