Marker  14677 Via Bettona, San Diego, CA 92127 • 858.756.4320

Monthly Menu / Tea To Go

Marlene prepares a different afternoon high tea menu each month so you can enjoy the savory flavors, nuances and highlights that each season brings.

    Philippine Afternoon Tea

    October is Filipino American History Month (FAHM). Marlene’s Tea & Cakes is having a special Philippine (Merienda) Afternoon Tea on Sunday October 8, 2023. Cost is $58.00 per person (this does not include tax and gratuity). Join us in celebrating the Philippine history and culture with love, laughter, and some of the most popular Filipino food.

    NOTE: This special afternoon {Philippine Merienda Menu} is only available on October 8, 2023. All other days in October have the regular {October High Tea Menu}.

  • Ghosts and goblins come out at the end of the month in October. Make plans for this October to have an Afternoon High Tea at Marlene’s Tea & Cakes. 💥 {Click here to see October’s menu}
  • Come on over this November with friends to relax and socialize by having an Afternoon High Tea at Marlene’s Tea & Cakes. {Click here to sneak peek November’s menu}
  • The holidays will be here in the blink of an eye. You will deserve to be pampered after all that holiday shopping! Fine china, fresh flowers, relaxing music, delicious five course meal prepared fresh daily, exceptional service, and relaxation in the company of friends and loved ones. Reserve your table today for this December. 💥 {Click here to sneak peek December’s menu}

Tea To-Go is available on Saturdays and Sundays with pickup time at 11:00 am. The cost per person is $35 plus tax. Each tea to go includes three tea sandwiches, our Caramelized Red Onion Confit Quiche, the scone of the month with clotted cream, four desserts, and your choice of tea (makes 1 pot). The menu is the same as the monthly menu without the soup, Beef Wellington, and fruit assortment.

You may purchase additional scones and menu items for a nominal fee. For $6.95 you can choose any three savory items from our monthly menu. You may substitute an item for the Beef Wellington for an additional $1.25 per piece. To place an order, please use our online reservation system, email, and/or call us at 858.756.4320.

Scones-2-Go are also available for take out on Saturdays and Sundays with pickup time at 11:00 am. The scone of the month is only available at this time.

  • Half a dozen – $18
  • One dozen – $36
  • Clotted Cream $1.50

All Tea To-Go and Scones-2-Go orders can be made on our online reservations system and must be made at least 48 hours in advance. {Click here} to place your to-go order.

Menu highlights

  • Loaded Potato Soup with Puff Twist
  • Cucumber Sandwich
  • Egg Salad Profiterole
  • Pear Scone
  • Millionaire CheeseCake
  • Fruit Tart
View the full menu {click here}