high tea

served daily 9am-3pm and can be prepared for 1 or up to 20 people

petit sweets, assorted tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber cream cheese, tuna salad) a signature scone with jam & fresh cream, your choice of a pot of loose leaf tea served on a tiered tower garnished with fresh fruit

gluten free +$4 per person // english cream + $2
please note an automatic gratuity of 18% will be applied to parties of 6 or more

$30 per person

breakfast bites

cream tea

signature scone with jam & fresh cream, includes a coffee or tea
gluten free +$2.50, english cream +$2


morning plate

a signature scone with your choice of cottage cheese & fruit or yogurt with granola & fruit, includes a coffee or tea


breakfast wrap

2 eggs, cheddar, avocado, tomato, red peppers, spinach, red onion, mayo or housemade ranch


breakfast sandwich

2 eggs & cheddar on a bagel or a scone
gluten free bun +$2.50


open faced bagel

herb cream cheese & cucumber with balsamic drizzle OR tomato & cheddar melt


grilled cheese  $8

fresh fruit cup  $6

cottage cheese with fruit or yogurt with granola and fruit  $8

multigrain toast or bagel with jam $5 add peanut butter $0.50

boathouse favourites

served with soup, garden salad, or fresh fruit

quiche of the day
strudel of the day

with savoury filling

chicken pot pie

tuna melt

on a bagel with cheddar
gluten free bun +$2.50

grilled herb panini

turkey cranberry & cheddar // tomato cheddar & bacon // pesto tomato & mozzarella // panini of the day (ask your server)


We are so excited to be partnered with @ladysarabounty again this season! You can now find her delicious creations on our menu: chicken pot pie, and rotating flavours of quiches and savoury strudels.

classic sandwiches

on multigrain bread with lettuce, tomato, mayo served with soup, garden salad, or fresh fruit
gluten free bun +$2.50  //  avocado or cheese +$2.50

BLT // turkey BLT +$1 // egg salad // tuna salad // classic turkey



served with soup, garden salad, or fresh fruit


sliced turkey breast, avocado, red onion, goat cheese, greens, mango chutney


sliced turkey breast, crispy bacon, tomato, greens, mayo or housemade ranch

asian chicken

chicken breast, red pepper, carrot, rice noodles, cucumber, greens, Thai dressing


your choice of falafel or chicken with tomato, cucumber, black olives, red onion, feta, greens, tzatziki


entrée salads


roasted beets, red onion, toasted almonds, and goat cheese on a bed of fresh greens with housemade balsamic vinaigrette

asian chicken

chicken breast, red pepper, carrot, cucumber, mandarin oranges, toasted almonds, and rice noodles on a bed of fresh greens, with Thai dressing

protein plate

carrot, cucumber, tomato, red pepper, and a hard boiled egg on a bed of fresh greens with your choice of a cup of cottage cheese, falafel, or tuna salad with housemade balsamic vinaigrette

seasonal salad

please ask your server for details



soup of the day  $7
soup and scone  $12
soup and salad  $12
grilled cheese & side   $12

Please note: an 18% gratuity will be applied to groups of 6 or more.

Boathouse Tea

$3 small pot  //  $4 large pot

black teas

Boathouse Private Blend

Black tea with our “secret” flavour

blend with hints of almond & orange

McCrae House Private Blend

Guelph Museum’s own special blend with orange blossoms, blue mallow and calendula flowers

more black teas

Orange Pekoe, English Breakfast, Lady Grey, Vanilla, Chai, Black Currant, Darjeeling, Assam, Earl Grey

other teas

Caffeine Free

Honeybush Cranberry, Earl Grey English Breakfast, Rooibos (Vanilla, Cinnamon or Turmeric Lime, Turmeric Spice


Raspberry, Pear Cream, Romantic Spirit (with berries, vanilla & almond). Canadian Blueberry, Apple Cinnamon, Ginger Lemon, Chamomile, Peppermint

green teas

Sencha Flowers of Paradise

Hibiscus, ginger, and orange

Winter Dream

Orange peel, cardamom, vanilla, and

Caribbean Dream

Exotic fruit essence and blossoms

Sencha Holiday

Orange, anise, ginger, and hibiscus

more green teas

Jasmine, Lemon Yerba Mate, Sencha Turmeric Lime, Sencha Peach, Yunnan, Japanese Matcha ($3.75)

loose leaf teas

all of our tea is available to take home

50 g tins  $10  //  150 g tins  $17


McCrae House Private Blend

100 g bag  $10


hot beverages

coffee (regular or decaf)  $2.50
espresso shot  $2.50
tea  $3.00
regular latte  $5.50
boathouse tea latte  $5.50
chai latte or london fog  $5.50
cappuccino  $5.00
almond/oat milk latte  $5.50
turmeric golden milk latte  $5.75
matcha green tea latte  $5.75
hot chocolate  $5.50

cold beverages

cold brew coffee  $3.75
iced latte  $4.50
iced matcha latte  $5.50
unsweetened hibiscus iced tea  $4.50
perrier  $3.50
juice (apple, orange, cranberry)  $4.00
canned pop  $2.50
milk or chocolate milk  $4.50
live kombucha  $4.50
hitch hiker lemonade or iced tea  $4.50


dairy based dessert

baked goods are provided by With the Grain Bakery

Carrot Cake  $6.75

Butter Cream Brownie  $5.25

Raspberry Hazelnut Brownie  $5.25

Lemon Square  $5.25

Buttery Bee Sting  $5.25

Butter Tart  $4.00

Cookies  $2.85

Scone with Jam & Cream  $6.50

Ice Cream Sandwich  $9.00

Two Chocolate Chip Cookies filled with Shaws Premium Vanilla Ice Cream

Affogato  $6.00

vegan dessert

dairy free, gluten free & nut free baked goods, provided by Fairly Frosted Bakery

Brownie  $5.25

Blondie  $5.25

Ah Caramel  $5.25

Carrot Cake  $6.75

Butter-less Tart  $4.75

Lemon Square  $5.25

Vegan Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich (with chocolate ice cream)  $9.00

the boathouse tea room & ice cream

where Guelph gathers