Best Fancy Tea: The
Best Tea Parlor: Bosie's
A West Village favorite, this warm, welcoming tea parlor offers over 100 different varieties of tea and serves pastries and macaroons, all handmade by their in-house French pastry chef.
Best Afternoon Tea: The Carlyle Hotel
Head to the Gallery at this revered institution for English afternoon tea in an old New York setting, inspired by the sultan's dining room at the
Best Champagne Tea: The Crosby
Tucked away amidst the hustle and bustle of Soho, we love the Crosby's bar for its champagne tea and savory scones. Have a glass of Ruinart before moving onto exotic teas by Harney & Sons. The Crosby, 79 Crosby Street, New York
Best Whimsical Tea Shop: Alice's Tea Cup
Have some tea in the Looking Glass Room at Alice's Tea Cup, conveniently located only a few blocks from Central Park. Like something straight out of Lewis Carroll's classic storybook, this shop is a colorful wonderland for the whole family to enjoy. Alice's Tea Cup - Chapter II, 156 E 64th Street, New York
Best Single-Concept: MatchaBar
Matcha lovers flock to the single-concept MatchaBar for variations on the Japanese-imported finely ground green tea and a food and dessert menu catered by Watty & Meg. MatchaBar, 93 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn
Best Family Tea: The Plaza
There are few things more New York than the Eloise-themed tea at the Plaza. The Eloise Shop makes for a glamorous backdrop, and the service is tailored toward young
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