Fairmont Vancouver Airport - Vancouver, British Columbia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
N 49° 11.726 W 123° 10.513
10U E 487234 N 5449195
Quick Description: Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Vancouver Airport is an interesting and rather expensive experience.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 6/11/2012 12:51:01 AM
Waymark Code: WMEKWG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member haggaeus
Views: 1

Long Description:
On Thursday, June 7, 2012, I had Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Vancouver Airport. The server brought in a selection of nine loose herbal and black teas for me to choose from. I chose the Earl Grey Tea. The Earl Grey tea was just ok. It was made in a tea press rather than a traditional ceramic tea pot.

The food was delicious but a bit parsimonious. There was berry salad to cleanse the palate. Next was a three tier server with the food courses. There was tasty tea Sandwiches of Smoked Salmon on Rye with Cucumber; Curried Chicken and Mango on Baguette; Egg Salad Croissant; and Aged Cheddar and Apple with Fresh Basil. Freshly Baked Cranberry and Lemon Scones with Devon Clotted Cream and Strawberry Jam. And Desserts: Chocolate and Hazelnut Tart; PVA Honey Cheesecake; Lemon Tart; and Vanilla Cream Puffs.

The Afternoon Tea was rather expensive: $36.00 plus about $4.50 HST plus tip. Pay bill with Canadian Money or Credit Card - not with U.S. Currency.
Address & Telephone:
The Fairmont Vancouver Airport Vancouver International Airport 3111 Grant McConachie Way Vancouver, British Columbia Canada V7B 0A6 Toll Free: 1 (866) 540-4441 International Numbers Tel (604) 207-5200 E-Mail: fvares@fairmont.com Reservations are strongly encouraged, only by calling (604) 248-3281.


Hours of Operation:
Served daily from 2:00 - 4:30 pm


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