Pleasant Thymes Tea Room & Fine Dining

Pleasant times on Pleasant Street in Elk Horn, IA
Opening at 11:00 AM on Friday
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I am currently closed due to the COVID-19, but I do take order Monday-Thursdays for east porch pick-ups on Fridays from 1:00pm-5:30pm. Please call @ 712-764-2221 or text @ 712-779-0093, or email @ you

Pleasant Thymes Tea Room CLOSED the week of March 15-23

Mar 15, 2020 – Mar 23, 2020

Due to illness~we made a decision to be closed this whole week. We apologize for this inconvenience .

St. Patrick's Day Dinner

Mar 14, 2020 – Mar 14, 2020

Mike Barnes, formerly of the Omaha Bagpipers, will be performing, along with Bill Gerlock on the fiddle and voice. A full Irish Dinner will be served. BYOD. COST: $25/plate. RSVP@ 712-764-2221

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President Abraham Lincoln & 1st Lady @ Pleasant Thymes

Feb 12, 2020 – Feb 12, 2020

Doors open @ 5:45pm. Cost $25/plate. RSVP@ 712-7764-2221. A 30 minute drama will be presented by the President. All dinner items are from the President Lincoln's Inaugural Dinners.

PLEASANT THYMES TEA ROOM is closed the month of January 2020 for remodeling projects. Stay posted~ HAPPY NEW YEAR!

The Julefest Celebration @ Pleasant Thymes Tea Room was an incredible day of layers of flavors enjoyed by all. It was my first experience making these artistic and delicious open faced sandwiches. A big thank you goes out to Karma Sorensen for helping learn the Danish trade of discovery...absol...

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The "ULGY SWEATER Festival" held, Saturday, December 14, in Elk Horn was a delightful day of crazy shoppers and soup sippers @ the tea room. Santa Claus even visited for a bit and numerous patrons were able to sit upon the lap of a great man!

"TURNING OVER A NEW LEAF"...Prime-Rib & Salmon Night

Nov 2, 2019 – Nov 2, 2019

~ Special guest speakers will be Mike & Pat Barnes from Atlantic, IA. Their topic will be city retirement to country life. Mike, an engineer and Bagpiper with Omaha Bagpipes to a poly-farmer with 1600 aronia plants, honeybees, machinery, and gardening. Pat from a graphic designer and harpist...

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Oktoberfest @ Pleasant Thymes Tea Room

Oct 5, 2019 – Oct 5, 2019

~EIN PROSIT~ "Oktoberfest" at the tea room this Saturday night (October 5th). Doors open @ 6:00pm. If you so choose, bring your favorite German Beer. All kinds of things planned for the evening...great music, trivia, games, good food, and laughs! Call for reservations @ 712-764-2221 or text @ 712...

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2 years ago
What a wonderful tea room! Lovely tablesettings. Lunch was great enjoyed the Irishstew over mashed potatoes. The desserts were yummy. Great day with cousins and family.
- Rose L
2 years ago
Sherry and Bill are amazing and the food is superb! They make you feel very special and welcome in their home. Sherry's cooking is fantastic with wonderful dishes throughout the various courses. If you're lucky they will entertain you with their singing and musical talents.
- Sandy N
a year ago
The food is delicious and plentiful. Bill was the fill in server, and he is a hoot! Then...he sang! His wife is an amazing hostess and also musically gifted. Makes for a wonderful evening.
- Laura T

Bill & Sherry Gerlock

The words that are spoken, shared, or posted in a review are what say it all; enchanting, cozy, relaxing, calming, delicious, beautiful, an experience, and more.  Our goal is to give you an experience within the four walls of our tea room, that take you away from the outside world...a place you find peace, satisfaction, contentment, and inner peace, leaving refreshed and blessed with happiness you want to share with everyone you meet.  Our journey, as husband and wife. has brought us to a place of giving and serving.  We share music, an atmosphere of elegance and intimacy, delicious foods at reasonable prices and events you do not find any other place close by.  We believe in community!  We believe in family!  We believe in gathering together with those you love.  Come and discover what a pleasant time you can have at Pleasant Thymes Tea Room, located on Pleasant Street in Elk Horn, Iowa, the Danish Capital of the United States.

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  • (712) 764-2221
  • (712) 779-0093


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2108 Pleasant St.
Elk Horn, IA 51531
United States

Business Hours

Fri:11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
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