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Great Choice!

11/27/2013, Pat

My 2 friends and I wanted to try a new tearoom and found this one online. It was a great choice. Kathy and her staff were so hospitable. The food and presentation was wonderful and delicious. I am looking forward to go again real soon with family and friends.

First Impressions...Perfect

11/25/2013, Dick & Mary W.

My husband and I enjoy visiting tea rooms (including other states and countries). I'm so glad that I happened to check tea map for any new tea rooms and found One Steep at a Thyme. They say a first impression is a lasting one, well needless to say I just knew we were going to enjoy our Afternoon Tea the minute we walked into One Steep at a Thyme.

Perfect...the only way to describe One Steep at a Thyme Tea Room. The owner Kathy has done such a wonderful job that I don't think there's anything she could even improve on. The teas, scones, tea sandwiches, desserts and presentation can only be described as excellent. I have a habit of taking the business cards from Tea Rooms that I would recommend to others who would enjoy a Tea Room experience and I can assure you that when I left, I had a handful of cards. This was the first of many future visits.

#1 on My List!

10/12/2013, Stephanie Carr

Having enjoyed High Tea/Afternoon Tea in many other tearooms near and far, this one now ranks #1 on my list. Starting with the warm welcome, the lemon-scented hand towels, a menu of over 50 teas, with food lovingly and deliciously prepared by Kathy, you will love the attention to detail throughout. This is truly a delightful experience not to be missed. There's no doubt you will wait to return again and again...that's what I plan to do!


10/1/2013, Pat Evans

The whole experience was exquisite! The list of teas was extensive, the food was beautifully presented and delicious, and the service excellent. I cannot wait to visit again!

'Lords and Lady of the Manor'

9/29/2013, Lynn

I have been to One Steep at a Thyme twice. The first time I was invited by Ali. The experience was such a delight. I enjoyed myself so much I wanted an afternoon tea for my book group. Kathy was easy to work with, always calm and professional even when circumstances changed at the last minute. Kathy went out of her way to help me relax and enjoy the event.  Thanks to Kathy and staff this was the easiest event I have ever planned. The food, tea and service were top notch. I felt like the Lords and Lady of the manor. I encourage anyone looking for a venue for a gathering to consider One Steep at a Thyme at the top of your list. Thank you One Steep at a Thyme for a wonderful afternoon.

Grandparent's Day...Perfect!

9/10/2013, Susan

My Mom and my two daughters celebrated "Grandparents Day" at One Steep at a Thyme. It was everything we hoped it would be AND more. Every little detail was perfect!!! We will absolutely be returning! Thank you so much for a wonderful afternoon.


Just Perfect!

9/8/2013, Julie

Our experience here today was just perfect!  Thank you so much! The service, teas, food, & atmosphere was all wonderful.  We will definitely be back!


This is the Place!

9/8/2013, Ken G.

If you are a tea lover, or want to show someone special an enjoyable and delicious 2 hours, this is the place. You feel at home the second that you walk through the door of this beautiful Victorian home and meet the owner Kathy and her staff. If it isn't yet, this will soon be the number one tea house in N.J

Wonderful Experience...!

8/31/2013, Linda

From the time my daughter and I stepped on the front porch, decorated beautifully in wicker, I just knew we were going to have a wonderful experience, and I was so right! Kathy and her staff were so welcoming from the time we entered this lovely Victorian home and they couldn't have been more gracious!

As we perused the menu, we saw that we had several options for many of the seven courses. I have been to many tea rooms from New Jersey to Florida, and have never been given all of those options. From the hot towels upon your arrival, to the teapot shaped crouton served with our salad, no detail had been left out of the wonderful tea experience! All of the food was delicious! It was my birthday and Kathy had even prepared one of the desserts in a teacup with a birthday candle on top and they sang to me! As soon as I got home, I immediately got on the phone to friends to start planning our next visit! I can't wait!! I have to thank my daughter for finding this truly special tea room!

'Above and Beyond'

8/19/2013, Judi

I recently hosted a Bridal Shower for my daughter and it was a wonderful experience from start to finish. Kathy is lovely to work with and very accommodating to special requests. The Victorian setting is beautiful; the food is delicious and artfully displayed. The staff was very welcoming and went 'above and beyond' with last minute details, such as creatively displaying a favor basket and preparing a specialty cocktail. This is the perfect venue for an intimate private celebration or just treat yourself and a guest to an elegant afternoon tea!

One of the Best

7/26/2013, Jen

I have been to several tearooms in New Jersey (including two out of the top three ranked) and this cute little tearoom far surpasses all in the tea service, quality of the food, and cheerful attitude of the staff. The owner, Kathy, is cheerful and attentive. She takes are to make sure that all her guests are comfortable and adds little touches to the service ( like warm hand towels) that make all the difference. She is also very accommodating- I am a vegetarian and my mother is restricted to a gluten free diet, yet both times we have gone she has been able to whip up delightful cuisine that satisfies both of our needs. We were so impressed the first time we went that we decided to host my grandmother's 80th birthday here. About 15 people attended, and again Kathy and her staff impressed. The staff was so pleasant and accommodating for the whole party, which is often difficult for large groups. Overall, this is one of the best tea rooms I have been to and I plan on coming back regularly.

80th Birthday Surprise!

7/14/2013, Charlene

We celebrated my mother-in-law's 80th birthday here with all of the women and girls in the family. We had our own separate room that was charmingly decorated. The staff was so friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious. I would absolutely recommend this teahouse.


Delightful Place!

7/13/2013, Serenity

I did not know such delightful places existed right on my doorstep! Kathy was a perfect hostess, chatting with us and providing plenty of background on the almost overwhelming assortment of teas.  The atmosphere was cozy and felt just as if we were taking tea in a friend's parlor. Besides the array of teas and the delightful menu that came along with it, the presentation was first-rate. Everything was carefully thought-out, down to the dainty preserve-trays and tea-pot-shaped toasts. Kathy and her team provided a wonderful tea experience and were very gracious. I will definitely be recommending this tearoom to friends, and returning myself!

First Rate

7/1/2013, Stephen S.

I have had the opportunity to enjoy tea service in many different locations, and One Steep at a Thyme rates at the top of my list in every conceivable category. The quality and variety of both the teas and the food were first rate. The attention to the myriad little details were astonishing. But, as is always the case, the personal care and attention provided to each and everyone of us in our party of seven, by out hostess Kathy and her team, was the true source of our enjoyment. We will be back!!!


7/1/2013, Ali H.

This could not have been a better experience. We had a group of seven and we all felt special and the food and service was superb.

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