The St. James Market

Come shop our selection of Fine Tea, China, and Gifts!

Tuesday – Wednesday 10:45 am – 6:00 pm

Thursday – Saturday 10:45 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday 10:45 am – 6:00 pm

Monday closed

Closed the Fourth of July

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Find Sanctuary at the St. James and at home!

From tea and China to creative and informative books, charming toys for children to accessories for both ladies and gentlemen, The St. James Market provides you with a whole little village’s worth of charming shops all in one building! Our shelves are brimming with delightful wares specially chosen for their charm and the uplifting spirit they bring to the everyday and the special occasion alike.

What might you be looking for?

Browse Our Featured Products

New, Seasonal, Specially Picked for You!

St. James Press

Exclusive In-House Offerings

“May I see your passport, please?”

Have your St. James Passport stamped every visit to receive rewards!

The St. James Tea Passport

Earn a free 4 oz. bag of tea!
Learn about each of our teas and how to steep them at home as you take notes on your preferences and mark which are your favorites. Purchase in The St. James Market to start earning rewards as you explore the world of our teas!
Receive one stamp per 4 oz. bag of tea purchased.
Higbie & Sons line excluded. No half-stamps given for single 2 oz. bags.

The St. James Greats Passport

Earn a free tea!
Learn about the Greats throughout history whom we admire for their Grace, Civility, Beauty, Gentility, and Excellence. Purchase in The St. James Market to start earning rewards as you discover the history behind each seating area’s St. James Great!
Receive one stamp per passport, per visit.
Free tea covers all-inclusive price for one meal, including menu options. Does not include additional items such as à la carte food or drinks.

Cherriwyn Gallery

Meet Our St. James Greats

Explore the curio cubbies of our new Cherriwyn Gallery! Tucked into each shelf is a glimpse of one of our historical St. James Greats, along with hand-picked wares inspired by their lives, legacies, and unique personalities.

Have your teatime in a parlor honoring one of our St. James Greats!
Each of our seating areas in The St. James Tearoom corresponds to a Great, as well. Browse our seating areas here.

The Trinket Box

The Trinket Box

charming comfort

In our cheery colored corner shelf, discover the most delightful little tea pots, cups and saucers, and tea accoutrements as you will find anywhere! This section of our Market presents a variety of mid-priced fine china tea sets that are at once graceful and inviting—something to make any house feel more like a home.

Proudtree Manor

Proudtree Manor

a formal affair

The wares of this glass case call those who wish to set their table in the finest manner. One look at the gilt designs and excellent craftsmanship will speak of a formal affair. You will find bone china, crystal, and gilt wares of the highest quality in this most tempting corner of The St. James Market.

Loose Leaf Tea & Accoutrements

The Finest Tea in Albuquerque

This section of The St. James Market boasts more than fifty high-quality teas and a variety of tea-making accoutrements to ensure your daily cuppa is always at hand and your special tea party is a delicious success. Taste the featured tea at our Tea Bar, or join us for a special event to learn a special recipe! New to tea? Not sure where to start? Ask our knowledgeable staff! Each of our teas is unique as its own character…perhaps you’ll hear a story or two!

Pastries & Recipes

Delectables for Home

The entry display of our Market provides our scones to take home to share, and in doing so, to help deepen the relationships important to you. Other packaged goodies are available here, as well. With these and recipes from our archives, you have the makings of a splendid teatime to serve in your own home!

St. James Recipe Archives

Banoffee Pie Recipe

Banoffee Pie

This banoffee pie recipe (banana + toffee = banoffee) is our take on the classic British dessert that we imagine could have been one of the selection of pies that Professor Slughorn passed around on the Hogwarts Express at his first meeting of the “Slug Club” at the beginning of Harry Potter and the Half […]

Plum Turnover Recipe The St James Tearoom

Plum Turnovers

Dainty, flaky plum turnovers are just the sort of thing one could imagine eating on a picnic blanket at Pemberley or Netherfield Park. For this easy version of the treat, a sweet and tart homemade plum jam is encased in puff pastry for the perfect handheld delight. Serve these plum turnovers with hot or iced […]

Eccentric Wonderland Scones

Looking for recipes for an Alice in Wonderland tea party? Our Eccentric Wonderland Scones will pull your guests into the whimsical spirit of Alice’s adventures. Inspired by Lewis Carroll’s description of “drink me potion” in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, these scones pull in the flavors of cherry, pineapple, toffee, and turkey bacon – a blend […]

Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe

Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe

Queen Victoria’s favorite afternoon tea treat is now known as the Victoria Sponge Cake, a simple vanilla cake filled with strawberry preserves and cream. However, it was Anna Russell, the Duchess of Bedford and good friend of Queen Victoria’s, whom we have to thank for introducing the world to the ritual of afternoon tea, for […]

Christmas Stollen Scones

Inspired by the German origin of Nutcracker dolls, we decided to bring you a Christmas Stollen Scones recipe – a scone version of the traditional, fruity bread eaten in Germany at Christmas time. Nutcracker dolls are an undeniable symbol of Christmas. Though carved nutcrackers have taken many shapes since their earliest days in the 13th […]

Narnian Baked Apples

If you’re a fan of The Chronicles of Narnia, you’ve probably noticed that C.S. Lewis describes food quite often. Though the most well-known book in the series is The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the other six books in the series also describe numerous meals in the land of Narnia. This baked apple recipe […]

St. James Traditional Cream Scones

Made in-house for you to bake fresh at home!

Cream Scones (frozen)
$8.00 / 4-pack scones*

Gluten-Free Cream Scones (frozen)
$9.00 / 4-pack scones*

Lemon Curd
$4.00 / 4 oz.

Clotted Cream
$4.00 / 4 oz.

Ask about our seasonal offerings, as well.

*Please order ahead if you need more than a dozen.
(505) 242-3752

The Market Square

Exciting Collection of Seasonal Wares

As the calendar turns, look to our main display table for a new and exciting collection of seasonal wares to match the menu theme of The St. James Tearoom! Each is freshly picked and freshly chosen for you, creating the liveliest of village markets where ideas and parties both seem to ignite and sparkle. What new treasure will you discover?

Current Menu Theme

Higbie & Sons

Higbie & Sons

handsome wares for handsome gentlemen

Named for St. James Tearoom owner Daniel Higbie and his boys, this corner features handsome wares for handsome gentlemen including hats, men’s toiletries (such as razors, colognes, and shaving accoutrements), wine implements, desk ornaments, and other articles geared particularly toward gentlemen. Also inspired by this shop is the “Higbie & Sons” tea collection, featuring boldly rich and exotic tastes, which may be found in the Phipps & Co. section of our Market.

The Ladies' Boudoir

The Ladies’ Boudoir

femininity and beauty

The Ladies’ Boudoir carries all manner of items to accentuate and enhance the femininity and beauty of a woman, from stylish hats and gloves to powder puffs and the richest crèmes that we can find. Don’t forget our collection of elegant, sparkling, and classic jewelry as you peruse the shelves of this corner of the Market. Discover a timeless elegance that is always in fashion!

Bindings Bookshoppe & Stationer

Bindings Bookshoppe & Stationer

a hub of ideas and intellect

This little corner of our Market is a hub of ideas and intellect, bursting with books hand-selected to encourage the deepening of relationships through courtesy and etiquette, learning from history, investigating truth, goodness, and beauty in any matter, and to teach us how to grow more Others-Focused, and in doing so, add our own small measure of beauty to our community. Beyond books, it also holds a lovely selection of cards and stationery to convey hand-written messages to loved ones.

The Toy Chest

The Toy Chest

children’s delights of all kinds

Turn the corner to discover shelves brimming full of children’s delights of all kinds: books, games, toys, costumes, dolls, small teasets perfect for children, and baby gifts. Train up the young ladies and gentlemen of our future through uplifting playthings that encourage friendship, imagination, and courtesy.

Step Into the World of Tea!
Tea Collection