SoBou and Bottom of the Tea Cup Invite Locals to Halloween Afternoon Tea


NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A part of the hotel’s ongoing Courtyard Fest, SoBou invites guests and locals for some pre-Halloween fun as Bottom of the Tea Cup hosts a spooky afternoon tea in W New Orleans – French Quarter’s iconic courtyard. Each two-course tea service includes finger sandwiches, delectable macarons and beignets, and an assortment of teas.

Guests will have the opportunity to receive a tarot card reading from Bottom of the Cup, which has been providing reliable and authentic readings in New Orleans since 1929. Those that attend Thursday’s event will have the opportunity to meet local artist and author Lori Felix, and receive a signed copy of her book, Heart Space. On Friday, guests will meet with New Orleans native Alys Arden, and a signed copy of her book Casquette Girls as a keepsake.


Menu items will include:


Finger Sandwiches

Smoked Salmon and Caper Cream Cheese on Rye

Cucumber and Herb Cream on Sourdough

Capicola and Brie on Country Wheat


Small Bites

Bacon & Scallion Deviled Eggs

Avocado Crema Crostini

Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus


Sweet Finish

Beignets topped with Powdered Sugar and Steen’s Caramel Sauce


Reservations can be made here. To note, guests can book tables of four. Groups of two will be paired if a table is not completely booked.



WHEN: October 28 – October 29

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Courtyard at W New Orleans – French Quarter

316 Chartres S.

New Orleans, LA 70130



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