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The Tailored Tea

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1010 Troy Schenectady Rd, Latham, NY 12110-1120
518-608-5137
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09:00 - 17:00
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Wed - Mon 09:00 - 17:00
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Slingerlands, New York
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our nieces from Toronto like to go to tea houses, and The Tailored Tea lives up to its billing as having the only scones in America that are closest to an English scone. The restaurant in Latham is open six days a week (closed Tuesday) in a historically preserved building on Albany International Airport property. It is a re-imagined farmhouse,... More 

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Albany, New York
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with my sisters. All agree we tried the place but will not return. The good: quaint farm house, pleasant staff. The bad: dirty silveware and cups. Some of it was tea stained, however, I was able to clean it with a napkin. The turkey on top of my salad was deli procces meat and so was the... More 

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Loudonville, New York
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

My wife and a friend went for breakfast. Friend ordered a scone and it came burnt on the bottom and hard. She immediately sent it back. A few minutes later waitress came back and placed scone on table. It was the same one! Burnt bottom and all. They must have but it in microwave to soften it. This time she... More 

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Fredonia, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The tea selections were varied, with something for every taste. My daughter had a spinach, basil and goat cheese omelette, and I had the spinach and cheddar frittata- both were delicious. But the highlights of the breakfast were the amazing coconut sage scones with clotted cream and the delicious herbed home fries! And the staff was friendly and very efficient.... More 

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Thank stw1107
Latham, NY
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I gave it four stars because the food truly is delicious and the atmosphere is very charming. The service, however, can be very slow. There is also one waitress (the one who speaks in a very high and condescending tone) who has quite a bit of attitude. I used to go there all the time and stopped because I do... More 

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Thank lkats
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Located in a small house next to the Albany airport. Great benedict choices and daily scone specials. Perfect for weekend brunch.

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Thank Robert F
East Greenbush, New York, United States
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I WANT to like this place. I really do. It's a quaint little place with a good atmosphere and I love the fact that it's basically a repurposed farm house. But they're just so inconsistent. My tea was delicious; a simple Earl Grey with lots of body. My wife's peach iced tea tasted fermented and mediciney. My salmon Benedict was... More 

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Thank AlRia12
Chatham, New York
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious and the chef actually came out to see if we were enjoying our meal. I will definitely return and recommend to my friends.

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Maryland
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68 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Scones were delicious and the tea selection is vast. I ordered sandwiches and they were good but way overpriced. It was basically a homemade turkey sandwich and I don't think homemade tea sandwiches with a side should ever be $11.50. The service could also be better. There were long periods of time we didn't see our server. My suggestion is... More 

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Thank Rasheda V
Latham, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

my daughter and I waited 25 minutes standing in the doorway before we were even greated with a hello, waited another 10 minutes when we finally got seated, waited another 10 minutes for a glass of water and left. horrible service, stay away. it was nice when the older woman owned it. stay away!!!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 Troy Schenectady Rd, Latham, NY 12110-1120
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: 518-608-5137

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?