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The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York

Gracious warmth and style envelopes The Pembroke Room at The Lowell. Nestled in a serene setting on the second floor, The Pembroke Room is one of New York City's best kept secrets and is favored by those that meet for power breakfast, as well as weekend brunch, afternoon tea and cocktails.

Afternoon tea in The Lowell has become a New York social ritual. Guests can indulge themselves with traditional scones and Devonshire cream, finger sandwiches, fresh berries and cream, pastries and petit fours, and more than 20 select teas from around the world. Hors d'oeuvres and spirits are also available.
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131 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
(131 Reviews)
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Rating Breakdown 131 reviews
5 stars
(76)
4 stars
(33)
3 stars
(18)
2 stars
(4)
1 star
(0)
Food 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Service 
4.5 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.5 / 5
Ambiance 
4.6 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.6 / 5
Noise Level
1.8 / 3
Moderate
Value 
3.8 / 5
(Very Good) 3.8 / 5
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  • great for brunch(24)
  • fit for foodies(21)
  • great for lunch(14)
The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York Reviews List
Review 1 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/24/2016
 2007
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2007
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"It was very quaint and the service was top notch. There was a mistake with our to-go box and they gave us a new order of pastries for the mistake they made. It was wonderful. The staff was kind and knowledgeable and the ambiance of the place was exactly what you would expect of a high tea with white glove service. Parking was also spectacular. The valet knew we would only be there for a few hours so they kept our car parked on the street and only charged us $20 compared to the $40+ they would have charged should we have had to get it put in the garage. This was a pleasant surprise that we didn't expect, but says something about the hotel and the kindness of the doorman to fill us in. Would definitely recommend this to others looking for a high tea experience in the city."
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2007
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Review 2 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Good for tea

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We had the Pembroke tea and were very pleased. We had two girls with us age 6 and 9. They were restless but handled themselves well. The little one had the children's tea with pbj and cheese and ham sandwiches. We had plenty of desserts that were well presented with tiered trays. We loved the scones. We had plenty to take back to the hotel with us. They were very accommodating to our girls."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2014
Special Features: special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 3 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"High Tea is lovely."
Dined on 4/21/2016
 2004
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Review 4 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2009
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2009
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"While we had a very nice time at the Pembroke Room the food was just okay; especially the finger sandwiches. They were rather salty and left something to be desired. The tea and desserts were better, as were the scones. Service was wonderful."
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2009
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Review 5 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, great for brunch, special occasion
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Review 6 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Afternoon tea

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Dined on 3/21/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/21/2016
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We really enjoyed our time for The Pembroke Room's afternoon tea. The food was great and the service was outstanding."
Dined on 3/21/2016
 2008
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 7 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Always dependable, delightful service! Lovely presentation of afternoon tea!"
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2008
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Review 8 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/18/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 9 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/15/2016
 2011
Dined on 2/15/2016
 2011
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/15/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, special occasion
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Review 10 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/20/2016
 2007
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Review 11 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 3/17/2016
 2010
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Review 12 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/11/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 13 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/10/2015
 2014
Dined on 3/10/2015
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/10/2015
 2014
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Review 14 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 3/05/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2012
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Review 15 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
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3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 3/05/2016
 2007
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Review 16 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
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3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 3/04/2016
 2009
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Review 17 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/02/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/02/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/02/2016
 2012
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Review 18 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
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4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 2/20/2016
 2009
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Review 19 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/20/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2014
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2014
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Review 20 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2000
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2000
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2000
Special Features: romantic
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Review 21 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Tea was beautifully set in an elegant atmosphere.

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Dined on 2/20/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2014
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 22 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Lovely Valentine Day Brunch

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"I have been to the Pembroke Room at the Lowell Hotel for Afternoon Tea and had a lovely time. So my friend and I decided to have a Sunday Brunch to celebrate Valentine's Day this year and the Pembroke Room had a wonderful and delicious selection for brunch. I had the classic Eggs Benedict and my friend had the Lobster Benedict and we shared the French Toast. Each dish was scrumptious. And we had a champagne cocktail to cap off the celebration.
The room is intimate and elegant and the staff was very attentive. A really classy hotel and restaurant. Highly recommend it."
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 23 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 2/03/2016
 2011
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Review 24 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2002
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, special occasion
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Review 25 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/17/2016
 2009
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Review 26 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Best High Tea in Manhattan

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"There is only one place I will go for High Tea in Manhattan, they know how to do it right."
Dined on 1/13/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 27 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Lovely Christmas Day lunch

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Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"This was a late booking for Christmas day lunch, but a brilliant decision chosen at random. On arrival we were greeted in reception and directed to The Pembroke Room. Here, we were made very welcome and seated in a small, beautiful dining room. We had the option of an afternoon tea menu or a fixed three course menu. We opted for the latter which had a small but good choice of dishes for each course. The service was excellent, the food was lush and the atmosphere idyllic for a quiet but lovely Christmas day."
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, great for lunch, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 28 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Wonderful tea!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Lots of delicious food of various kinds -- tea sandwiches, scones, sweets and a wide selection of teas, coffee, juice. Lovely service, quiet surroundings. A great place for high tea!"
Dined on 1/06/2016
 2005
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Review 29 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Enjoyable for Afternoon Tea; Service Needs Work

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"We went for tea when it was listed by opentable as the #1 place to have afternoon tea in NYC (it is a pretty short list). Overall the tea and food were very good. Where they need work is the service. It took way too long for the waiter to show up and he kept disappearing for long stretches. The Pembroke Room is pretty small and it almost felt like the wait staff had other obligations in the hotel and would rush back to check in. If they could fix the service issue I would go back."
Dined on 1/01/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch
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Review 30 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Tea at the Pembroke

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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Quiet
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Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"My friend mentioned his tea at the Pembroke on FB and it looked so yummy in a gorgeous setting that I had to do it too. I thanked him profusely for the recommendation. It was the perfect in between Christmas and New Years place to go. It's festive but elegant. I went for the 54$ tea with a friend of mine and we swapped the sandwiches we didn't want and managed to still get quite enough food to last the whole night. The best part is that they give you gobs of jams and lemon curd and Clotted Cream so you can really pile it on and they even gave us seconds with the scones and refilled the lemon curd and Clotted cream that I had devoured.
The pot of tea is equal to 4 cups of tea and the waiter even recommended not to put in milk to get the full effect.
My nerves were all a jangle when I went there but after all the delicious bites to eat in such a comfy classy surrounding I was put in the best mood imaginable. I've already made up my mind that whenever I have company in town to take them there for a real treat.
There were very well-behaved kids there and a group of friends and even a Birthday so this is a destination setting.
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Dined on 12/30/2015
 2003
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 31 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Exceptional service. Nice teas. Tea menu food ok. Quiet and comfortable."
Dined on 12/30/2015
 2003
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Review 32 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/28/2015
 2008
Dined on 12/28/2015
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Dined on 12/28/2015
 2008
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Review 33 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/31/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"The staff was lovely and created a very special experience for our New Years Eve"
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2015
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Review 34 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We went for tea. This is our 2nd time. It is wonderful! Sandwiches, pastries, scones are great. Service is outstanding.
Love this place.
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Dined on 12/30/2015
 2006
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Review 35 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/25/2015
 2012
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2012
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 36 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Quiet and Quaint

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"The Pembroke Room is a cozy dining salon on the second floor of a boutique hotel. The entry is through the hotel's tiny lobby. The desk staff greet you and direct you to a small elevator, which leads to a narrow hall, then to the small, ornate the dining room. We had breakfast on Xmas morning. There were just a few diners. Initially, the service was attentive, but after the meal was served, no server approached our table even once. The food was delicious and served in an elegant, traditional, tea time at Downton Abbey sort of way, but the atmosphere was relaxed. The table setting, plates, and silverware were very pretty. The quiet dining room was a refuge from the noise of Manhattan. This is a lovely, old fashioned restaurant for a special occasion. It was very expensive, at over $80 for breakfast for two. I would love to go there again someday."
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 37 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/24/2015
 2011
Dined on 12/24/2015
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/24/2015
 2011
Special Features: romantic
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Review 38 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Quiet Holiday Elegance

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Despite a misunderstanding— No special menu on Christmas Eve—dinner was delicious, service was professional, setting was lovely. Best known for teatime, the small dinner menu was executed impeccably at Pembroke Room."
Dined on 12/24/2015
 2006
Special Features: romantic, great for brunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 39 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/24/2015
 2001
Dined on 12/24/2015
 2001
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/24/2015
 2001
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 40 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 12/25/2015
 2012
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Review 41 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2008
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Review 42 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

An elegant social event at The Pembroke Room

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"High tea is a charming way to spend an afternoon and an opportunity for an undemanding social event. The magic can easily be lost if any part of the event fails to live up to high standards. Fortunately High Tea at the Pembroke Room met all of our expectations. The décor is elegant, the service attentive and gracious, the tea choices are sophisticated, and the food, both sandwiches and pastries, were high quality. I highly recommend the experience."
Dined on 12/22/2015
 2003
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 43 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/28/2014
 2014
Dined on 11/28/2014
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/28/2014
 2014
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Review 44 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 12/05/2015
 2011
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Review 45 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Elegance Exemplified

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Teatime here is a civilized, elegant affair for a civilized constituency. A beautiful space.Excellent service. Wonderful selection of teas -- Blue Flowers is outstanding. Little sandwiches are delicious. Scones are scrumptious. All pastries were divine except one overly sugary Xmas cookie."
Dined on 12/15/2015
 2006
Special Features: romantic, great for brunch
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Review 46 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/12/2015
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Overall Pembroke ambiance and service were wonderful. However, the finger sandwiches were absurdly skimpy and much smaller than other teas I've attended at other venues."
Dined on 12/11/2015
 2009
Special Features: romantic
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Review 48 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/08/2015
 2011
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 49 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 12/06/2015
 2009
Special Features: great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 50 for The Pembroke Room - The Lowell New York
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 12/10/2015
 2008
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