8. Lady Mendl’s Tea Salon

Lady Mendl's Tea Salon on Irving Place

Located at 56 Irving Place, you will find two townhouses without the hint of either rooms to rent or a tea salon behind their doors. But when you open the door and enter the parlor, you will find the Inn at Irving Place and Lady Mendl’s Tea Salon. A

fternoon Tea from Wednesday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., and on the weekends from noon to 5 p.m. is held in this Victorian setting and served on Wedgwood china. Reservations are preferred, and no children under the age of 12 admitted.