Places to take afternoon tea in London

London may be the capital city of England but it is also known as the capital of afternoon tea. The glorious tradition of afternoon tea may be taking off the world over but remains the number one destination, playing host to hundreds of fabulous venues including some of the very best and most renowned in the world.

Filled to the brim with iconic landmarks and visitor attractions, the city is visited by millions of people each year. St Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and the Tower of London are just a few of London’s historical landmarks whilst more recent additions include the brilliant London Eye and Europe’s tallest edifice The Shard. Home to one of the best shopping destinations in the world, playing host to Oxford Street with its countless High Street stores, the most famous upmarket department store in the world – Harrods and an abundance of flagship stores form the world’s top fashion designers.

Rubens at The Palace

Rubens at The Palace

Situated close to Buckingham Palace, The Rubens at the Palace is a luxurious 4 star London hotel where afternoon tea is a timeless occasion.
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Harrods

Harrods

Harrods is one of London's finest afternoon teas. Served in the Georgian Restaurant. A live pianist performs Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
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Amba Hotel Marble Arch

Amba Hotel Marble Arch

Amba Hotel Marble Arch hotel, located just off Oxford Street, takes its name from one of London’s best-known landmarks.
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London Marriott West India Quay

London Marriott West India Quay

London Marriott West India Quay offers two great free-flowing afternoon tea deals, with Prosecco or Champagne. Perfect for those looking to celebrate.
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Marriott Park Lane

Marriott Park Lane

Enjoy tea in the modern British restaurant, Lanes of London. A perfect retreat from Oxford Street which is only minutes away.
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Sanderson

Sanderson

Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea at Sanderson takes afternoon tea in London to a whole new dimension.
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Browns Brasserie & Bar

Browns Brasserie & Bar

Set inside what was once the Westminster County Court building, Browns Brasserie & Bar is now an elegant place to take afternoon tea.
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Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

The Palm Court Lounge at the Sheraton is an amazing place to take tea. Steeped in history and serving super teas, we recommend a visit.
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Jumeirah Carlton Tower

Jumeirah Carlton Tower

Jumeirah Carlton Tower is the perfect place to sit, relax and watch life go by to the soothing notes of the resident harpist.
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The Wellesley

The Wellesley

Afternoon tea in the stunning Jazz Lounge at The Wellesley on Hyde Park Corner in London.
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Conrad London St James

Conrad London St James

Conrad London St James is located within walking distance of many of London's most renowned tourist destinations.
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Montague Hotel

Montague Hotel

Located just steps away from the majestic British Museum in London's leafy Bloomsbury you will find the delightful Montague on the Gardens.
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Dalloway Terrace

Dalloway Terrace

Right in the heart of Bloomsbury, The Bloomsbury Hotel London is located in a magnificent neo-Georgian Grade II listed building.
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Bea's of Bloomsbury Holborn

Bea's of Bloomsbury Holborn

Take your time over a sumptuous afternoon tea at the master cake makers of Bea's of Bloomsbury in Holborn.
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La Suite West

La Suite West

Step inside the hotel's restaurant, Raw, and enjoy a truly original Vegan and Vegetarian Afternoon Tea at La Suite West in West London.
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Sofitel St James The Balcon

Sofitel St James The Balcon

Your choice of freshly made miniature French pastries, Freshly Baked homemade scones served warm with Devonshire clotted cream rose scented raspberry jam and lemon curd.
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House Restaurant National Theatre

House Restaurant National Theatre

Take afternoon tea at London's iconic National Theatre. Available in the stylish House Restaurant for £26.50 per person.
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St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

Fully restored to its former glory, the 5 star St Pancras Renaissance Hotel is a wonderful place to take afternoon tea.
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Places to take Afternoon Tea in London

The home of afternoon tea, London boasts some of the world's best restaurants and hotels. The Ritz is a legendary destination for afternoon tea as is The Savoy whilst Harrods is equally as impressive. The Palm Court at The Langham is hailed as the birthplace of afternoon tea and has been serving it for over 140 years now whilst new additions such as Sketch Gallery, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel and Aqua Shard have fast become some of the most sought after locations for taking tea.

Afternoon Tea Online features over 175 venues in London, with options to suit all tastes and budgets. Enjoy browsing through our fantastic library of restaurants and book your perfect high tea in the capital today.

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