Robins Tea House

Robins Tea House

The Tea House will reopen March 20, 2019.

Reservations are helpful, but not required. Same-day reservations cannot be guaranteed. Call (804) 262-9887, x399

For Tea House special event reservations (including Easter Brunch, Mother’s Day Brunch, Wine Dinners and Santa Brunch) visit No phone reservations for these events.

Cross a waterfall to dine in the midst of the Asian Valley among azaleas and camellias. The Robins Tea House features restaurant dining in a beautiful setting overlooking the West Island Garden. The Tea House transforms lunch at the Garden into a relaxed and memorable dining experience with a Garden-inspired seasonal menu and prices ranging from $8 – $15. Large windows provide panoramic views of the lake and gardens as you enjoy your meal.  The Tea House serves soups, salads, vegetarian dishes, sandwiches, entrees, desserts, and wine and beer. Garden admission or membership is required to dine at the Tea House.

We happily accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express credit cards in the Tea House.  Scroll down for the menu.


Image by Victoria McGovern

Image by Victoria McGovern.

Print a PDF of the winter menu.


Roasted Red Pepper and Crab Soup

$5.50 Cup / $7 Bowl

Soup of the Day  

$5 Cup / $6.50 Bowl



Spinach & Artichoke Dip with toasted flatbread    $7 
 Sweet Potato and Bacon Croquettes with Maple mustard dipping sauce   $8 


House Salad ½  or whole  $7/$10  Dressings: house vinaigrette, honey cider, turmeric tahini, green goddess
Winter Salad $11 Mixed greens, apples, sweet potatoes, pumpkin seeds, smoked gouda with honey cider vinaigrette
Grains & Greens Bowl $12  Quinoa, Brussels sprouts, sautéed garlic kale, white beans with  turmeric tahini dressing


Lemony Mushroom Risotto $12, add local sausage $15
Quiche of the Day $12.50
Ask your server for today’s variety
Turkey Apple Meatloaf / sweet potato mash / roasted Brussels sprouts  $14
Meriwether’s Crab Cakes / house fries / stewed tomatoes / Brussels slaw $16
Classic Beef Bourguignon / Egg noodles $14

Gazpacho Salad. Image by Victoria McGovern

Image by Victoria McGovern



Choice of Juice Box, Milk (Regular or Chocolate) & One Side
Chicken Tenders
Grilled Cheese
Peanut Butter & Jelly

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

Wine or Beer $6
Thank you to all the local vendors & farmers for inspiring us to create beautiful food

Carter’s Breads; Ivy, Va
Dodds Acres Farm; Mechanicsville, VA
Deluca’s Richmond, VA
Greenberry, Charlottesville, VA
Legend Brewing Company; Richmond Va
SausageCraft; Richmond, VA
Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA


Group Dining Options

If you are bringing a group of 15 you may be interested in our group dining menus.

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