Elsie De Wolfe, which Elsie Rooftop is named after, was also known as Lady Mendl. She was an American actress and a prominent figure in American, French and English society. As a tribute to Lady Mendl, Elsie Rooftop celebrates her fabulous life with a Saturday High Tea experience combined with Parisian theatrical immersive acts.
Elsie Rooftop’s High Tea Brunch with Lady Mendl takes place over two seatings every Saturday afternoon. It’s a high tea experience like no other.Guests are treated to a delicious assortment of finger foods for brunch complemented by tea infused cocktails and spiked hot tea.
Brunch service includes Truffle Grilled Cheese with Bacon, Black Angus Sliders and Wild Mushroom Flatbread as well as an assortment of sweet and savory pastries. Hot Tea-Infused Cocktails include a Chamomile Honey Toddy, Bourbon Peach Green Tea and an Earl Grey Old Fashioned.
Enjoy a pot of tea to share for two people with flavors such as Assam Black Tea, Jasmine Petal Tea and Mint Verbena Tea.
Then it’s time for the show unlike anything you’ve seen before dark. Lady Mendl and her talented collection of fabulous friends delight and dazzle the crowd with their various talents.
The Elsie Rooftop is located at 1412 Broadway in New York City