Portrait Restaurant - Trafalgar SquareNational Portrait Gallery, St Martins Place, London, WC2H 0HE

Planning a busy day shopping in the West End? Why not treat yourself afterwards to Afternoon Tea served at Portrait Restaurant in the National Portrait Gallery.

Just a stone's throw from Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square, this relaxed yet elegant restaurant has one of the most enviable views in London. Here you can enjoy Afternoon Tea while looking out on Nelson in Trafalgar Square and across Whitehall to the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye.

The latest Afternoon tea features delicious savoury items such as a rare roast beef, horseradish, watercress mini bagel that can be enjoyed before indulging in delicious sweet fancies such as an upside down rhubarb cake.

A wide selection of teas is offered from dynamic young London-based importer and blender My Cup of Tea; coffee comes from esteemed artisan roasters Union, UK pioneers of fair and direct coffee trading. Fancy a tipple? There's always a choice of seasonal bellinis and sparkling wines too. Visiting London from abroad? The Three Graces English fizz from Chapel Down in Kent is not to be missed.

Please note that the table will need to be returned by 5.30pm daily. The restaurant closes at 5.30pm Monday to Wednesday.

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served 3:30pm to 4.30pm every day. Please note that the table will need to be returned by 5.30pm daily. The restaurant closes at 5.30pm Monday to Wednesday.

  2. Booking:

    Free online booking is available at this venue

  3. Nearest railway station:

    Leicester Square

  4. Approach:

    Portrait Restaurant reception 3rd Floor

  5. Where to sit:

    Portrait Restaurant

  6. Dress code:

    Smart casual

  7. Children:

    Children of all ages welcome

  8. Music:

    No live music

  9. Credit cards:

    All major credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:

    No

  11. Outdoor Seating:

    No

  12. Disabled access:

    Yes

  13. Dogs:

    Guide dogs only

  14. Gluten free:

    -

  15. Vegan:

    -

  16. Nut free:

    -

  17. Award Winner:

    -

  18. Halal:

    -

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  • Afternoon Tea
    3:30pm to 4.30pm
    Every Day
From£27.50

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