Where to enjoy an unforgettable afternoon tea in London
A quintessentially British tradition that’s been enjoyed up and down the country for nearly 200 years, make your trip to London complete at an afternoon tea. Whether you choose to dine in one of London’s fanciest hotels or want to see the sights, there’s an afternoon tea for everyone in the city. So, get ready to sample delicious flavours at our top picks for an afternoon tea in London!
Enjoy an afternoon tea in London
Traditional afternoon teas
Anna’s Champagne Afternoon Tea at Grosvenor House
Overlook the magnificent views of Hyde Park and sip on champagne at Grosvenor House at this bespoke afternoon tea. Named after the Duchess of Bedford who coined the term ‘afternoon tea’, it’s perfect for those who are looking to combine traditions with a twist, fusing contemporary food with British heritage in style.
Afternoon Tea at Boulevard Brasserie
If you’re looking for an afternoon tea that’s in the heart of the West End, you’ll want to dine at Boulevard Brasserie. With a wide selection of teas and coffees offering patrons the chance to sample the finest flavours from around the world, as well as a selection of sweet and savoury treats, get ready to enjoy a dazzling afternoon tea you’ll wish you could last all day!
Want to add a touch of alcohol to the affair? Why not book an afternoon tea at Boulevard Brasserie where you’ll be served an array of teas, coffees and champagne.
Afternoon Tea at Ambassadors Bloomsbury
Wanting to escape the bright lights of the West End for a couple of hours? There’s nowhere better than Ambassadors Bloomsbury. With a selection of sandwiches, pastries and fine teas, this delightful afternoon treat is the perfect pick-me-up to feel refreshed after a busy day in the capital and for just £25.00 per person, you can enjoy a leisurely couple of hours over tea and talking in style.
Afternoon Tea at Haxells
Located at Strand Palace Hotel in the heart of central London, bask in the rich ambience and beautiful decor at Haxells for an afternoon tea that will truly stand out. Spend hours at a lavish tea room where you’ll dine on the finest sandwiches and deserts that London has to offer. Whether you choose to visit Haxells as part of a busy day, or you’re heading out to celebrate a special occasion, indulge in style at this decadent afternoon tea.
Modern afternoon teas
City Cruises Afternoon Tea
Hit the River Thames for an afternoon tea onboard a City Cruises afternoon tea. During your 90 minute trip down the River Thames, see London’s impressive landmarks and learn all about the history of the capital from the water while tucking into sandwiches and scones and as much tea and coffee as you like! It’s the perfect way to relax and explore the city in style.
B Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus Tour
Big red buses are synonymous with London, as well as a delicious afternoon tea, so why not combine both? Led by an expert tour guide, drive close to Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Nelson’s Column on board a bus tour that’s perfect for foodies. With homemade cakes and freshly prepared drinks and sandwiches, indulge in the biggest attractions and traditional British cuisine that London has to offer.
Afternoon Tea at Madame Tussauds
If you’ve wanted to experience what it’s like to be a monarch, then Madame Tussauds is the place for you! Nestled in the heart of Britain’s top waxwork attraction, dine with royal-tea and sit by the queen at a bespoke experience like no other, where you’ll be served a selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones to leave you feeling like a royal.