When is the latest to change the number of guests in my party?

Guest count can be changed up to two operating days before your reservation, and is subject to seating availability. We are closed Monday and Tuesday, so changes for Wednesday and Thursday reservations should be made before Sunday. There may be a service charge for missing members of your party. Be…

Can I bring my children?

Children are welcome in The Talking Teacup. We ask that you remind them that they are at a tea house with other guests who are enjoying their peaceful tea and company. Please supervise your children, and escort them to the restroom and through the gift shop, as there are many…

How do I make a reservation?

Call us at 215-997-8441 to make a reservation. Be prepared to provide your name, number of people in the party, credit card number, and any special dietary needs. Reservations may also be initiated through email. Do not send credit card information through email. We will call you for your credit…

Do you open during inclement weather?

Everyone's safety is important to us. The Talking Teacup management may decide to cancel a seating due to extreme inclement weather. In this case, we will contact the person that made the reservation to advise them of the conditions and reschedule the seating. Keep an eye on our Facebook page…

What is your cancellation policy?

Cancellations and party-size changes must be made at least two operating days in advance, to avoid a service charge. Please remember that we are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, so changes for Wednesday and Thursday reservations should be made before Sunday. Late cancellations and no shows will result in a…

Are scones available for take-out?

Absolutely. Scones can be purchased in any quantity with a lead time of two operating days. Click here for more information on our scones to go. Please remember that we are closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

Are teas available to take home?

Yes, all of our teas are available for purchase at $10.95 for three ounces. If you do not see the tea you want in our gift shop, please ask your server or the hostess.