Welcome & Dining

The Eclectic Cottage RVA

Welcome to the Eclectic Cottage TeaHouse and Collectibles located in the quaint Bellevue community where relaxation, serenity, exquisite custom blend teas, a variety of imported wines: rich reds, fruity whites and semi sweet roses from all over the world including, Argentina, France, Italy, Germany and Napa Valley and an exclusive label right here in Virginia for discerning palates. 

In this beautiful historic building decorated with the finest antiques from all over the world, we offer afternoon and high tea, an array of the most delicious homemade desserts, light fare consisting of savory pies, an assortment of quiches, soup selections made with the freshest local ingredients and over 35 custom blend organic teas for the most discerning palate. We offer six seatings on the hour beginning at noon and ending at 5pm for Afternoon/High Tea. Reservations are required for High Tea as seating is limited. Lunch reservations are not required, but recommended.


High Tea Table

Afternoon/High Tea $23.95 per person includes:

  • Rosemary scones with lemon curd
  • Mini Quiche
  • Cucumber sandwiches
  • Mini cakes and tarts
  • Assortment of tea cookies
  • Chicken salad
  • Shrimp salad
  • Lemon and basil sugar cookie
  • Ham biscuit
  • Lavender shortbread
  • Salmon and caper crostini
*Standard menu items are subject to change

Rum Cake
eclectic cottage tea and cake plate
Choice of Three Teas

  • White Pear Ginger
  • Chocolate Mint Truffle
  • Vanilla Black
  • Green Lemon Mint
  • Very Berry
  • Chocolate Raspberry Truffle
  • White Ginger Apricot
  • Lavender Chamomile
  • Island Breeze
  • Citrus Sunshine
  • English Breakfast
  • Chamomile
  • Lavender Vanilla Black
  • Keylime Red Rooibos
  • Hibiscus
  • Tropical Green
  • Earl Grey
  • Floral Medley
  • White Pomegranite
  • Crème de menthe
  • Ginger Mango
  • Red Rooibos
  • Mint
  • ​Rose Hips

Loose tea available for retail so you are welcome to take your favorite tea home with you!

A la Carte Items:

  • Variety of savory pies and quiches
  • Assortment of cheese crackers, humus, and summer sausage
  • Variety of soups
  • Saltenas
  • Variety of Homemade cakes and pies

Imported Wines:

  • French Rose
  • German Reisling
  • Italian Moscato  
  • Argentinian Cabernet Sauvignon 
  • French Sauvignon Blanc
  • Italian Pinot Grigio
  • Mendocino Red Blend
  • Chardonnay
18% Gratuity will automatically be added to parties of 5 or more.
Reservations for parties of 5 or more requires a deposit.  All cancellations must be made within a 48 hour period or deposit will be retained. With regard to special dietary needs, we need at least two days notice to accommodate gluten free and vegan request as well as any food allergies.  We will make our best effort to try and meet your specific needs.
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Hours of Operation

CLOSED on Monday and Tuesday
Please call ~ Reservations Only Wednesday and Thursday
​12-3pm & 5-8pm Friday
12-8pm Saturday

12-5pm Sunday

The Eclectic Cottage TeaHouse and Collectibles 
“It’s Like Sitting in your Own Living Room”
4034 MacArthur Ave
Richmond, VA 23227