The North West of England has certainly taken the tradition of afternoon tea under its wing over recent years, and now offers countless fantastic afternoon tea venues to choose from, many of which are giving the top tea venues in London a run for their money. Head to the brilliant city of Manchester for example and discover some truly outstanding afternoon tea venues to choose from, all set amidst an exciting city filled with culture and history. Liverpool is another hotspot for afternoon tea these days, providing visitors and residents of the home of The Beatles yet another true British legend to enjoy. Chester is great destination in the North West for afternoon tea, offering a beautiful historic setting in which to enjoy a classic British pastime whilst many of the surrounding villages in both Cheshire and Lancashire serve up yet more delightful afternoon tea destinations in the North West.
The ABode Hotel in Chester is adjacent the racecourse and offers super views of one of England's oldest racecourses.
Alderley Edge Hotel
Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge from £21.95 per person
This superb Cheshire Hotel welcomes those seeking refined accommodation and dining.
Annies Tea Shop
5 Old Bank Street, Manchester from £19.95 per person
Annies Tea Shop is in the city centre close to the Royal Exchange Theatre. Annie's won Best Tea Room in Greater Manchester at the Manchester Tourism Awards 2014.
Special offer available
1 The Avenue, Manchester from £25.00 per person
Take a journey through the Pacific Rim flavours of Australasia with the Asian High Tea. This unique sharing experience is served in two waves.
Lea Lane, Preston from £15.00 per person
Bartle Hall is an award winning wedding venue in Lancashire. The hotel sits inside beautiful landscaped gardens in 16 acres of Lancashire countryside.
Browns Brasserie & Bar
43a Paradise Street, Liverpool from £15.95 per person
Brown's newest restaurant just had to be here, at the heart of Liverpool’s shopping district, in one of the most exciting cities in the country.
Browns Brasserie & Bar
1 York Street, Manchester from £15.95 per person
Browns Manchester is in the original building used as the banking hall of Parrs Bank. You can enjoy afternoon tea from only £15.95 per person.
ChesterBoat Afternoon Tea Cruise
Souters Lane, Chester from £23.00 per person
Enjoy a charming 2 Hour cruise aboard the Lady Diana, sailing through the Duke of Westminster’s estate.
303 Deansgate, Manchester from £25.00 per person
Cloud 23 has an amazing view over the Manchester skyline. There are full length windows around this chic venue.
Weston Road, Haslington from £27.95 per person
Take afternoon tea in the Sheridan Lounge at Crewe Hall. Follow the tradition of esteemed guests to have dined there, including King George V and Queen Mary.
DoubleTree by Hilton
One Piccadilly Place, Manchester from £17.50 per person
Afternoon tea is held in the Store Street Exchange Restaurant. A classic selection of finger sandwiches, cakes, pastries and loose-leaf tea. There is also a lovely children's menu making this a great family afternoon out.
Ennerdale Country House Hotel
Main Street, Cleator from £14.95 per person
Guests at Ennerdale Country House can enjoy the wonderful views of the surrounding landscaped gardens from the Fountain Restaurant, or sit back in the comfy sofas of the bar with a few drinks.
1A Watson Street, Manchester from £22.00 per person
Launched in October 2014, Épernay Manchester brings you the most indulgent Champagne High Tea in and around the city.
Formby Hall Golf Resort and Spa
Southport Old Road, Liverpool from £17.50 per person
Formby Hall is more than one of the North-west's best golfing destinations, it's a super hotel too for entertaining friends and family. The beautiful surroundings make this a great choice for afternoon tea.
Great John Street
Great John Street Hotel, Manchester from £24.50 per person
The Great John Street Hotel is quirky hotel in the city centre. Close to the shops and theatres and only a short walk from the Museum of Science & Industry.
Hard Days Night Hotel
41 North John Street, Liverpool from £17.95 per person
Hard Days Night Hotel is the worlds only Beatles inspired hotel, combining the highest quality facilities in a truly unique environment.
21 Cathedral Street, Manchester from £22.00 per person
Harvey Nichols Brasserie on the second floor offers great views of Manchester. Enjoy a lavish afternoon tea for only £22 per person.
Hey Little Cupcake!
Little Quay Street, Manchester from £14.00 per person
The expert team at Hey Little Cupcake! in Manchester serve a delightful afternoon tea daily from 12pm until 5pm.
Places to take Afternoon Tea in North West
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