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5 of the Best Festive Afternoon Teas in London

Start your festive foodie celebrations in the grand, stylish and trusted surrounds of London’s finest five star hotels.

The Promenade at The Dorchester, Park Lane, London W1K 1QA

Festive Afternoon Tea at The Promenade at The Dorchester

Afternoon tea at The Promenade at The Dorchester is always an occasion to remember, and this season they have taken the experience to a whole new level with festive-inspired menus and live music. Join them too on weekends throughout the season as they welcome a talented school choir to perform traditional carols as you dine.

Festive Champagne Afternoon Tea
From £80 per adult, including a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne, NV
£40 per child (5 – 12 years)
Available weekdays Monday to Friday, 3rd December 2020 to 3rd January 2021 (Excluding Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

Christmas Carols Afternoon Tea
£90 per adult, including a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne, NV
£48 per child (5 – 12 years)
Available for afternoon sittings every weekend, 5th December to 20th December 2020

Festive High Tea (7 – 8pm)
£86 per adult, including a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne
Available weekdays Monday to Friday, 3rd December 2020 to 3rd January 2021
£40 per child (5 – 12 years)

£103 per adult, including a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne
Available every weekend, 2nd December to 20th December 2020
£48 per child (5 – 12 years)

Christmas Eve Champagne Afternoon Tea
£99 per adult, including a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut Champagne, NV
£48 per child (5 – 12 years)

Luxury Restaurant Club offer: Members enjoy a tea based cocktail when booking afternoon tea (average savings of £22 based on two diners). See details.


Corinthia London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A 2BD

Festive Afternoon Tea at Corinthia London

Embrace the magic of Christmas in The Crystal Moon Lounge, illuminated by the warming glow of 1,001 Baccarat crystals at Corinthia London.

Festive Afternoon Tea
£60 per adult, including a glass of mulled wine.
£70 per adult, including a glass of Laurent Perrier Champagne.
Available from 3rd December 2020 until 2nd January 2021, the Traditional Afternoon Tea with a festive twist.

Luxury Restaurant Club offer: Members enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne when taking afternoon tea (average savings of £20 based on two diners). See details.


Hotel Café Royal, 68 Regent Street, London W1B 4DY

Festive Afternoon Tea at Hotel Café Royal

Festive afternoon tea event: Lose yourself in the magical retelling of Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Gerald Dickens, the great great grandson of Charles Dickens. Be transported by Gerald Dickens’ incredible one-man performance and indulge in a decadent Festive Afternoon Tea and a glass of champagne on arrival.

Please note there will be two performances each day; choose from 12:00pm-14:30pm or 16:00pm-18.15pm. Dates: 3rd, 17th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd December 2020.

Tickets priced at £95 per person for festive afternoon tea with entertainment.

Luxury Restaurant Club offer: Members and their guests receive 10% discount. Quote promotion code DICKENS10 when booking to validate offer. See details.


Brown’s Hotel, 33 Albemarle St, Mayfair, London W1S 4BP

Festive Afternoon Tea at Brown’s Hotel

Throughout December, The Drawing Room will be serving their award-winning afternoon Tea with a festive twist – accompanied by a roaring log fire and the Brown’s Hotel resident pianist playing well-known Christmas carols.

Festive Afternoon Tea
£55 per adult, including a glass of mulled wine.
£65 per adult, including a glass of mulled wine and glass of Moët & Chandon or Ruinart Rosé.
£75 per adult, including a glass of mulled wine and glass of Ruinart Blanc de Blanc.
Available from 3rd December 2020 until 3rd January 2021.

Luxury Restaurant Club offer: Members enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne when taking afternoon tea (average savings of £20 based on two diners). See details.


Belmond Cadogan Hotel, Cadogan’s by Adam Handling, 75 Sloane St, Chelsea, London SW1X 9SG

Stunning Festive Afternoon Tea at Belmond Cadogan Hotel

Celebrate Christmas in London for a season of good cheer. In the understated luxury of Cadogan’s Chelsea hideaway, feast on the finest ‘pink’ festive afternoon tea. To celebrate the first shipment of Prosecco DOC Rosé from leading wine-makers Villa Sandi, the pastry team at Adam Handling
Chelsea, headed by Chris Underwood, have created a beautifully festive pink-themed afternoon tea. Think pink savouries, including dill-cured smoked salmon with cream cheese; red onion and stilton tartlet, and vegetarian stuffing sandwich with red cabbage and cranberry
on tomato bread. Also, sweetly pink specialities of a pink parcel with blackcurrant mousse and vanilla brulée, and a stunning Christmas bauble with coconut cream and passionfruit curd.

Festive Afternoon Tea
£55 per adult. A special pink themed version. Dates from 3rd December 2020 until 3rd January 2021.

Luxury Restaurant Club offer: Members enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco when taking afternoon tea (average savings of £20 based on two diners). See details.


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