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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Saturday April 23rd 2016 DOWNTON TEA PARTY

Saturday April 23rd 2016 "TRIBUTE TO DOWNTON" TEA PARTY 10AM to 5PM ALL DAY EVENT The English Rose Tea Room is proud to present its own tribute to Downton Abbey in the form of an all-day, celebratory tea party.  Guests MUST come in period costume (you have from the...

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OUR 14TH ANNIVERSARY MARCH 1ST, 2016!

  It's hard to believe that the picture above, is the same place today.   14 years ago, on March 1st 2002, the English Rose Tea Room began its adventure as the first Tea Room in Carefree, Arizona.  Who would have thought that a little bit of Brit could survive in the...

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> March 1 2015 – 13th Anniversary Celebration

English Rose Tea Room 2002-2015    13th Anniversary Celebration   (we aren't superstitious)      Sunday, March 1 2015 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Help us celebrate 13 years of serving tea in Carefree. We can guarantee great food and some special surprises for our loyal Tea Room...

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