Queen of Hearts

Private Tea Party

A fabulous Private Tea Party, perfect for Bridal Showers, Baby Showers, Retirement Parties, Birthdays and more!

What will The Mad Hatter do for my party?

We prepare the most amazingly fabulous tea party for you and your guests. Tables are set with ivory linens and an eclectic variety of china, fresh flowers and beautiful glass candle tea warmers and fancy sugar cubes with gold tongs, an extra table for guests to set gifts, a card box, photos, etc., plus custom menus with your Guest of Honor’s name(s) and the date of your special occasion.

What do I need to do for my party?

  1. Send out invitations to your guests
  2. Encourage your guests to come dressed for a tea party in fancy dresses, hats, pearls, etc.
  3. Instruct your guests to arrive in a timely manner
  4. Require your guests to RSVP to you! Then, get an estimated count to The Mad Hatter a minimum of 7 days in advance, and a final guest counts a minimum of 48 hours in advance; You will be charged for the number of guests confirmed in your final count.

Date & Time

Available Tuesday through Friday, times vary (please note preference in your request form)
Saturday and Sunday between 5:00pm & 7:00pm



Please note that the prices for our Queen of Hearts Private Party Package will increase as of October 1st:

River Room: $1200 for up to 30 guests, $40 each additional guest (maximum capacity 34), plus tax and minimum 18% gratuity

Library: $800 for up to 20 guests, $40 each additional guest (maximum capacity 24), plus tax and minimum 18% gratuity

River Room

up to 34 guests

Package price $1110 for up to 30 guests
Each additional guest is $37
Tax + Gratuity is not included (minimum 18% gratuity will be added to your bill)


up to 24 guests

Package price $740 for up to 20 guests
Each additional guest is $37
Tax + Gratuity is not included (minimum 18% gratuity will be added to your bill)


Our Queen of Hearts Party Package includes:

  • Party host(s), fresh flowers on each table, ivory cloth linens, an eclectic variety of China for tea service, tea party fare (scones, finger sandwiches, desserts), unlimited tea & room rental.
  • The menu for your party will be the same as our current Queen of Hearts Tea Service menu (listed below)
  • Soup or Salad course is available at market rate. *Please note this must be arranged with your party planner in advance
  • Beer & Wine list, Mimosas, Bubbly & Sangria available at additional cost.

Other things to know:

  • 50% deposit due minimum 30 days in advance, non-refundable. Deposits may be made via phone with a credit card, a check in the mail, or in person
  • Host may arrive 15 minutes prior to party time
  • Your party will begin promptly 15 minutes after scheduled time
  • Private Parties are booked for 2 hours. There is a $25 fee per 15 minutes overtime

Queen of Hearts Tea


Our most popular tea service, the Queen of Hearts includes an assortment of Scones, Savories, Desserts & Unlimited Hot Tea.

soup {optional}

add a cup of soup  |  $3


Traditional English Cream Scone & Lime Coconut Scone
with Sweet Whipped Cream, Lemon Curd & Orange Marmalade


Mad Hatter Signature Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad
Berry Brie Bruschetta
Classic Cucumber Sandwich
Curried Egg Salad on Pumpernickel
Honey-Drizzled Herbed Chèvre Bite


Chocolate Cupcake with Chocolate Orange Buttercream
Queen of Hearts Jam Tart
Lemon Dream Tartelette

bubbly beverages

mimosa $4.50  |  champagne $5.50


Seasonal menu with an assortment of sweets & savories.

Gluten-Free menu available for additional $10 per gluten-free guest. Vegetarian Menu available at no additional cost. For more information regarding Dietary Restrictions, please click here. Please note that this is a pre-set menu; there are no substitutions. There is not a separate menu for children. Please be sure to notify The Mad Hatter (at 763.422.4160) of any Vegetarian and/or Gluten-Free guests a minimum of 48 hours prior to your reservation.