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The Drawing Room at the Prince of Wales Hotel

6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 888-669-5566
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had heard about the high tea at the Prince of Wales, so tried it last week. It was disappointing. No Devonshire or Cornish cream, very ordinary sandwiches and terrible pastries and cookies. I suggest trying one of the other places in town for high...More

Thank Vacationers2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are loyal costumers of the vintage brand and this was our 5th time attending their afternoon tea. We were a large group of 11 people and we were very impressed with how hard they worked to accommodate us and place us together ( which...More

Thank TorontoBella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the Prince of Wales for high tea with some friends last night as the venue was having a two for the price of one special for the afternoon tea. The food was exactly what you would imagine; tiny sandwiches with the crusts...More

1  Thank Carling K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been to the High Tea at Prince of Wales before. It was never the speediest in town but then again you are not looking for a fast food place here. Service was very slow. After a long wait for a table (we had reservations,...More

Thank icecoldnorth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I were at the Prince of Wales Hotel November 5th for their afternoon tea. The tea and goodies were wonderful and the atmosphere was traditional english, with beautiful decor and great service! We did this last year and loved it and have...More

Thank goodtogo_64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This special date night was a arguable the worse we experienced. We arrived 10minutes early for our reservation and not seating areas where arranged yet. Several other customers had to wait as well. Next we were seated isolated from other guest, so we were forgotten...More

Thank Vincenzo P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter treated me to my first high tea last week and it was more than I ever expected! The drawing room was so inviting and lovely, the tea and sandwiches were to die for and the Canadian cheese platter was delicious!!!! We had an...More

Thank linda2016388
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Candle light tea in the drawing room was amazing! It’s so beautiful in there! BUT the best part of it was our server Ben! That guy was awesome! Extremely friendly and super funny! He made us feel very welcome and comfortable immediately! He was very...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It Is a most wonderful experience, high tea in a historic setting, from fresh baked goods,to the finger sandwiches.A good selection of teas and the ability to customize your experience. All this in a setting as old as confederation itself. The staff is as elegant...More

Thank wineguy5807
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lots of great choices on the menu for breakfast. Love the room's aura & decor.... elegant. Tables are nicely set apart so you do not feel overcrowded. The glass room lets in a ton of natural light which I love. Service was great. A bit...More

Thank OnaMarkham
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Stephanie J
25 November 2017|
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Response from Lauren J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I'm sure you could call and ask and maybe even request. They are very accommodating.
d c
20 July 2015|
Response from JHarb-VintageHotels | Property representative |
Hello - dress code is smart casual - shorts and nice shirt is fine.
4 April 2015|
Response from JHarb-VintageHotels | Property representative |
Hello and thank-you for your enquiry! Yes, we can definitely prepare gluten free options with atleast 24 hours notice. We have gluten free bread for the sandwiches and we can also prepare gluten free scones. All you need... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Picton Street | Prince of Wales Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (King Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 888-669-5566
  • This restaurant is at Prince of Wales
Treat yourself to a taste of Victorian elegance in the Drawing Room of the Prince of Wales hotel. Take your little prince or princess back in time with ornately decorated tea sets, tasty scones and over-the-top royal treatment. Time travel never seemed so luxurious. Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake to rediscover the attention-to-detail that defined a more elegant era. Celebrate special occasions with a selection of Artisan cheeses and sparkling wines. Toast to the picture perfect girls' day with finger sandwiches, delicate desserts and morning mimosas. Delight in quality time with friends and family in an atmosphere of high taste in every sense of the word. From the adornment of rose chandeliers to floral table clothes and teapots, Prince of Wales brings your whimsical garden party indoors. Our Victorian Tea Room and English delicacies are fit to be enjoyed by guests who appreciate regal treatment with an imaginative twist.
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