Best 5 Teahouses: While Jacqueline’s in Freeport and MacNab’s in Boothbay get more attention, this new Maine arrival deserves mention. In a 180-year-old, impeccably decorated Carpenter Gothic home, this cozy setting (open April through mid-December) offers an impressive tea list and homemade food. Reservations recommended.– Yankee Magazine, March/April 2010BEST TEA FOR TWOSettle into a table in one of four antiques-rich rooms in this restored Carpenter Gothic house–then order a pot of tea and the Tower of London, a three-tiered tray heavy with tea sandwiches, warm scones, and little sweets ($28.95 for two). Don’t miss the lemon curd.
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