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Why is the Russian Tea Room Famous?

The Russian Tea Room was opened in 1927, by former members of the Russian Imperial Ballet, as a gathering place for Russian expatriates and became famous as a gathering place for those in the entertainment industry.

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Besides, is the Russian Tea Room expensive?

Ten of the dinner entrées at the Russian Tea Room cost over $36, and five of those cost over $40.

Beside above, what is the dress code for the Russian Tea Room? At the very least, dress smart casual but you can definitely dress up. Dark jeans without any rips will be OK, but avoid wearing sneakers. Aim to look put together but relaxed and comfortable.

Just so, who owns the Russian Tea Room NYC?

Warner LeRoy bought the restaurant in 1995 from its longtime owner, Faith Stewart-Gordon, who chronicled its zenith years in a 1999 memoir, ''The Russian Tea Room: A Love Story.

How does afternoon tea at the Plaza work?

Afternoon tea is a set menu. You order per person and each order comes with a pot of tea and three courses of food that consist of tea sandwiches, scones, and sweets on a three-tiered tray. You don't pick the food items because afternoon tea is a set menu — you get what everyone else gets.

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