Athenaeum Hotel - Mayfair116 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7BJ

The Athenaeum showcases the best of British food in elegant 5-star surroundings. The award winning Afternoon Tea has been created with a passion for English produce.

Afternoon Tea is served in one of London's finest luxury hotels, known to be a celebrity haunt for the A-list. Newly renovated, it effortlessly combines luxury and comfort in the heart of London, moments from Piccadilly but in the plush surroundings on Mayfair.

Food at The Galvin celebrates Britian's culinary tapestry. Created by Michelin-starred London chefs Chris and Jeff Galvin, the brothers have created a menu which champions British home grown produce, and supports independent farmers across the UK. Each element is ingredient led, and is created using seasonal ingredients to ensure you enjoy the finest Afternoon Tea experience.

Situated in leafy Mayfair London, The Athenaeum is a short walk away from the royal surroundings of Buckingham Palace and minutes away from Hyde Park and Piccadilly. 


  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served 12:30pm to 4.30pm on Monday - Saturday & 12:30pm to 5:30pm on Sundays

  2. Booking:

    Booking is essential

  3. Nearest railway station:

    Green Park or Hyde Park Corner

  4. Approach:

    Galvin at The Athenaeum reception

  5. Where to sit:

    Main Restaurant

  6. Dress code:


  7. Children:

    Children of all ages welcome

  8. Music:

    No live music

  9. Credit cards:

    All major credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:

    No garden, but front terrace

  11. Outdoor Seating:


  12. Disabled access:


  13. Dogs:


  14. Gluten free:

    Yes, please specify at the time of booking

  15. Vegan:

    Yes, please specify at the time of booking

  16. Nut free:

    Yes, please specify at the time of booking

  17. Award Winner:


  18. Halal:

    Yes, please specify at the time of booking

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  • Afternoon Tea
    12.30pm to 4.30pm
    Monday - Saturday
    12:30pm to 5:30pm
    on Sundays

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