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Reopening 13th November 2020

Enjoy the decadent and quintessentially English tradition of taking afternoon tea in the iconic surroundings of Hotel Café Royal. The masterfully crafted menu, featuring savouries, fancies, scones and over 30 tea blends, is served in the totally exquisite Grade II listed Oscar Wilde Lounge; dating back to 1865; and service is accompanied by a live pianist. It is the very room that Oscar Wilde fell in love with Lord Alfred Douglas, Aubrey Beardsley debated with Whistler, David Bowie retired Ziggy Stardust and Mick Jagger, the Beatles and Elizabeth Taylor danced the night away. 

Sittings for afternoon tea take place daily, from 2pm to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 12pm to 5pm Friday and 12pm to 5pm weekends and bank holidays. View the website to see seasonal afternoon tea offering. Booking in advance is highly recommended.

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Opening hours

Open daily from 12pm to 5.30pm.

Opening hours and days may be subject to change.

What we love

  • Restaurant with rooms (Hotel)
  • Relaxed dining
  • Private dining



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Awards & Cuisine

  • British, Modern British
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Gourmet stays

Enjoy an overnight stay in a stunning Grand Deluxe Room at the world-renowned Hotel Café Royal with exclusive spa access and treatments. In the heart of London's West End on Regent Street, it's the perfect place to enjoy shopping and a relaxing spa retreat.

Stay includes:

Overnight accommodation in a Grand Deluxe Room, a 60-minute treatment per person (worth £300 for two), a spa gift in-room on arrival, breakfast, early check-in, and late check-out plus a Regent Street VIP shopping card.

Priced from £475 per night. To book call +44 (0)207 406 3333 quoting: LRG.

Offer available until February 2021, excluding Valentine's Day, Christmas, New Year and key blackout dates.

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