French Market Cafe & Gourmet Shop - Tea Room

French Market Cafe & Gourmet Shop - Tea Room

A quaint little Cafe & Shop offering a delightful atmosphere to enjoy breakfast/ brunch, lunch and afternoon tea services : Traditional Afternoon Tea, High Tea and High Tea Royale. Open: Tuesday - Saturday Hours: 10:00 am - 2:30 pm Inside dining and outdoor dining.

We welcome and request reservations and require that you call in advance since we have limited seating available. Tea reservations need to be made in advance, Please reach us at (704) 641-2201.

Book your next private party with us: The French Market venue is available for small private parties. We seat a maximum of 32 people inside and host events ranging from baby showers, bridal parties, business meetings, clubs, groups, and much more!



Karen Sande
My BFF took me out to lunch at the French Market Cafe & Gourmet Shop in Cornelius for my birthday. This is my second visit to this lovely French Bistro & once again lunch was an extraordinary culinary adventure. The French Onion soup & Quiche Lorraine we’re beyond fabulous &...
Cj Fergi
We love this place, especially during the pandemic. We can sit outside on the front or side patios. They offer homemade, great food. We went yesterday and sampled their Kentucky Derby menu. It was great. We especially loved the Bourbon Bread Pudding and hope they add it to...
Maria Podolyak
This place is a hidden gem! Come here for lunch or brunch and good tea and dessert. If you love European food, you’ll love the place! Quiche was delicious, soup was tasty. I had a ginger turmeric tea - loved it. All cane with a warm French baguette 🥖
Lauren Smith
We just finished brunch and it was perfect! We had the crepes, breakfast croissant and scone. The food was delicious and staff is very friendly. Definitely coming back!
Suzanne S.
This is such a charming French bakery and cafe! You need reservations at this time, but do go to the trouble to make them, it's just the cutest place...
Ann-Margaret W.
Had another fabulous lunch. Quaint, cozy environment run by a husband & wife team. A must try.

  • Closed
Tuesday - Saturday
  • 10:00AM - 2:30PM
  • Closed