The Chinese Garden Tea House


The Chinese Tea House features delicious offerings such as aromatic garlic shrimp spring rolls, Cantonese short rib soup with rice noodles, savory barbecue chicken with satay sauce, chicken chow mein, and other delectable entrees. The tea house itself, known as the Hall of the Jade Camellia, features Ming-style furniture adding a touch of traditional elegance to the dining experience. Stop by and enjoy a memorable meal in an incomparable setting overlooking a picturesque lake. The Tea House is open to Huntington visitors on a walk-in basis; no reservations needed.

About the Chinese Garden Tea House


Open Wednesday through Monday (closed Tuesdays), 12-4 p.m.


Seasonal Menu Offerings

Garlic Shrimp Spring Roll with Dipping Sauce.....$6.95

Spring Mix Salad with Sesame Dressing.....$7.95

Vegetable Fried Rice with Crispy Ginger and Scallion.....$8.95

Stewed Pork Belly with Taro in Coconut Sauce.....$11.95

Dandan Noodles With Minced Chicken in Lightly Spiced Szechuan Sauce.....$11.95

Diced Beef Steak with Watercress, Peppers, Onions and Special Sauce.....$13.95


Specialty Teas

$3.29 cup / $9.30 pot

Floral Ti Kuan Yin

Traditional Green

Orange Pekoe

White Peony

Flowing Fragrance Oolong

China Gold Tip

Silver Dragon Jasmine


Cold Beverages

Specialty Iced Teas (Jasmine, Orange Pekoe)

Beer and Wine

Fountain Soft Drinks


Bottled Milk

Bottled Juice

Sparkling Water

Bottled Water

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