Beauty & The Beast Tea Party / Sunday April 2nd, 2017

The new Disney movie Beauty and the Beast comes to movie theaters soon, so to celebrate we are hosting our own Beauty and the Beast Tea Party on Sunday April 2nd from 3 pm to 5 pm. Suitable for Princes and Princesses of all ages, and we encourage you to dress as your...

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First Newsletter of 2017

Welcome to Our First Newsletter of 2017 Well, I was all ready to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New New, ask about your Christmas holidays and find out what your New Year Resolutions might be...and now suddenly it's already February. I seem to remember the...

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Join us for High Society Victorian Tea / March 4th 2017

In January, PBS will air the "Victoria" series that has been so popular back in England, a tribute to Queen Victoria and a fascinating portrayal of her life and her love of Prince Albert. As many of you know, we at the Tea Room are proud sponsors of PBS. Well,...

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August: Jo is back from Blighty!

'Trooping the Color' was just as magnificent as I had hoped with enough Pomp and Pageantry to last me a lifetime. The Queen in green looked glorious, although I have to say her choice of lime green was a little alarming...but at least we could all see her.  Prince...

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August Tea week in the UK here in AZ

Next week in the UK is 'Afternoon Tea Week'.  Hotels and Tea Rooms across the country will be hosting fabulous tea treats and pouring LOTS of cups of tea to accompany their delicacies.  As it's probably a bit short notice to fly over for tea, why not stop into the...

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August 2016: New Staff Server wanted NOW!

WE NEED HELP! After almost 15 years in business, the English Rose Tea Room has developed a first-class reputation for tea, dining and service.  If you would like to join our team of dedicated staff as a server, please email me a resume and we'll chat! Part-time hours,...

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Jo is off across the pond in June

I'm off across the pond...   Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 90th birthday this year.  She is lucky enough to always have two birthdays, her actual birthday on April 21st and then her 'official' birthday which this year will be celebrated on Saturday June 11th...

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Summer Happenings at the English Rose Tea Room

Over the past few months we've been busy serving literally thousands as they too discover the "utterly civilized pleasure of taking time for tea".  We've appeared on several TV shows, had some fabulous events; from Horse Rescue Fund Raisers during the Kentucky Derby,...

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