Whether you are living in De Soto County or just driving through stop in for some refreshments at Mary Margaret’s Tea and Biscuit. Open every day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. smiling faces await. Upon entering patrons feel as if they have stepped back into time. Authentic Victorian decor sets the scene for a enchanting experience.

Guests arriving into the front parlor are warmly welcomed. Cozy seating by the fire place awaits while tables are readied. The main dining room is always filled with good cheer with neighbors and friends nodding hello to one another. Teas are traditional and come iced or hot. There are many selections to choose from. From Earl Gray to lemon lavender everyone will find a flavor to suit them. For those seeking a stronger libations both wine and beer are also available on the De Soto County property.

It’s Tea for Two on De Soto County Property

A traditional tea time menu pleases palettes. Some start off with an appetizer such as the watermelon salad or a Cornish pasty. An abundant lunch menu is hard to choose from. Cucumber sandwiches are light and tasty and pair nicely with tea. Quiches, wraps and cottage pies are all mouthwatering. Salads are refreshing and soups filling. Residents come in regularly for both the crab Louie and Mandarin orange salad. Soups include seafood bisque, clam chowder and a daily variety. Dessert is not to be ignored. Few and far between have will power strong enough to refuse American scones, English sticky toffee pudding, crepes or white chocolate bread pudding.

Trips to the tea room can be for any occasion. Folks living in De Soto County come in for lunch and even an early dinner. Friends settle in to reminisce about their friendships, and mother and daughter moments are cherished here. Shoppers strolling the historic district often find themselves wandering in for some quiet time and refreshments. Mary Margaret’s Tea and Biscuit sits just around the corner at 10 South Polk Avenue in Arcadia so visit anytime the mood strikes.