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The Empress Tea Room


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A novel culinary experience to make one forget about the world … for a while.

The Empress Tea Room is an experience. From the moment you arrive to this whimsical location your senses are intrigued. What awaits you beyond the crystal chandeliers?

Serenity, charm and the comforting aromas of an Old World tea room.

Visit the Victoria Room for formal settings of crystal, linens and fine bone china. Or experience the cool comfort of the Garden Room, an outdoor setting without the Florida heat and humidity. One of the finest, yet affordable Tampa Venues.

Whether you need a quiet place to get some work done, meet with a client in a unique setting, or share a meal with someone special, The Empress Tea Room is the experience you are looking for!


High Tea at The Empress

We specialize in providing unique, memorable, and delicious food in a whimsical one of a kind venue. Whether you are looking to have  High Tea with your best friend, to host a Baby Shower for your first grandchild, or to marry the man of your dreams, we are here to make sure that these moments and the memories that come with them will be beautiful and last a lifetime. Call us for more information or to make a reservation. 813 988-9027


How, When and  Where

to find us

High Tea at the Empress

located in the Event Factory

7565 W. Hillsborough Tpa 33615

Saturdays only

11:00, 11:30, 1:00 or 1:30

Call for reservations

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Tea Parties at your place (offsite only price)                                                                                                                ….$14.00pp

          Full formal Tea setting with silverware and linen napkin                                                                                  $2.00pp


Weddings and Events... Divine Menus is our full-service catering company and has been winning awards since 1999 .  A full dinner menu (Salad, Bread, Entree, Starch and Vegetable), with full dinner table setting (China plate, Silverware, Goblet and linen napkin)  starts at   


     Appetizers and dinner upgrades

         available ask for a package!!



*Table-Side Service... 1 Server per 20 guests, plus 2 additional kitchen staff  $20.00 Per Hour 

*Buffet Style...1 Se1rver per 30 guests, $20.00 Per Hour

*Butler Passed Hors D’oeuvres...(Cocktail hour events

only) 1 Server per 40 guests.            $20..00 Per Hour

Service hours are a minimum of 5 hours.

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Have more questions?   email or give us a call 813-988-9027 or use the text button


High Tea Menu

High Tea ..your three-tiered caddy includes:

Four assorted finger sandwiches on your bottom tier,  Scones with Devonshire Cream & Rose Jam and Fresh Fruit centered on the second tier. Tea Cake and Chocolate covered Strawberry on your top tier.

Your pot of tea flows endlessly. …..$17.95 per person


Higher Tea...upgrade your experience with the addition of soup or salad..your choice of our Crab soup or ask about our soup de jour, Salad offering is an organic mix of Spring greens and vegetables with toasted almonds and feta cheese ….$22.95 per person

addd to your High Tea:

Gentlemen's...double your tea sandwiches                     …. $4.00 per person

Royal Tea...the addition of a glass of Champagne                     ... $6.00pp


Child’s High Tea...Peanut butter and jelly cut out, two grilled cheese points, Fresh Fruit, Scones with Devonshire cream and jam, tea cake, chocolate covered strawberry and pot of fruit tea or lemonade       $11.95 per person

*Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten-free options available ($2.00 upcharge on gluten-free)

*Parties 6 or more gratuity will be added

*We provide plenty of pastries with your High Tea. However, You are welcomed to bring a cake if celebrating!!. We do ask that you bring in fork & cake plates for your cake

*we offer take & bake scones!!! Includes cream and jam  .$1.50 ea

Showers and Parties

Your group will experience a traditional High Tea to include all the goodies and tea…(see the menu for High Tea fare), China, Silver and Linen.  Your area will be set up to include a gift table.  You are welcome to bring in a celebratory cake, we ask that you provide forks and plates if so. 

A deposit of $50.00 will be required to hold your space.

You have two hours with us. Seating times could be 11:00, 11:30, 1:00 or 1:30 where available.

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12924 Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618, USA

(813) 988-9027

(813) 988-9027

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