Hotel Cafe Royal, Regent Street68 Regent Street, London, W1B 4DY

Afternoon Tea Awards 2017 Winner - Best Traditional Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea Awards 2017 - Winner

The iconic Oscar Wilde Bar, located within the historic Hotel Cafe Royal in the West End, is home of award-winning traditional afternoon tea on Regent Street. Created by Executive Pastry Chef Sarah Barber and Executive Chef Jeremy Brown, this afternoon tea is an exquisite take on the classic English tradition and includes a selection of indulgent sandwiches, cakes and scones. The gilded Oscar Wilde Bar offers Londoners and visitors to the city the perfect spot for a special occasion or simply to indulge for an afternoon.

Afternoon Tea is served in the breath-taking Oscar Wilde Bar (formerly the iconic Grill Room dating back to 1865) which has been stunningly restored to its authentic Louis XVI detailing. The room oozes grandeur and sophistication, offering the perfect place to host the most glamorous afternoon tea in London.

This autumn, Hotel Cafe Royal have joined forces with luxury French perfumer diptyque to create a new sensory tea experience where taste and scent unite in harmony. The chefs have taken inspiration from the brands most iconic scents including rose, lemon verbena, violets and vanilla to create tempting delicacies and sandwiches. Tea service is accompanied by a live pianist and your choice of 30 tea blends and infusions. Guests booking the diptyque Afternoon tea will receive a scented gift to take home (dependant on tier booked). 1st September to 16th November 2017.

Hotel Cafe Royal are happy to offer gluten and dairy free options, kindly contact the hotel directly to find out more.

Please be aware of the following important information about Afternoon Tea at Hotel Cafe Royal:

Please note credit card details are required to confirm all bookings on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. Hotel Cafe Royal will contact you directly to confirm your booking.

If a person wants to make a booking for 6 people, they must input their Credit Card details to secure the booking.

During the festive season (16th November - 1st January) every booking must contain their credit card details to secure the booking.

In the event that the booking is not honoured in whole or in part by you, or cancelled with less than 24 hours' notice a fee of £25 per person will be charged on the credit/debit card provided. The same fee will be charged in case of non-arrival.

All reservations will be held for a maximum of 15 minutes. Additionally, the returning time for each table is an hour an half. The dress code for afternoon tea is smart/casual.  Please note that there might be a return time of 2 hours on tables

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served Monday to Wednesday: 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, Thursday to Sunday and Bank Holidays: 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

  2. Booking:

    Booking is essential

  3. Nearest railway station:

    Piccadilly Circus

  4. Approach:


  5. Where to sit:

    Oscar Wilde Bar

  6. Dress code:


  7. Children:

    Children of all ages welcome

  8. Music:

    Live pianist every day for the duration of the afternoon tea

  9. Credit cards:

    All major credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:


  11. Outdoor Seating:


  12. Disabled access:


  13. Dogs:

    Guide dogs only

  14. Gluten free:

    Yes, to be advised in advance

  15. Vegan:

    Yes, to be advised in advance

  16. Nut free:

    Yes, to be advised in advance

  17. Award Winner:

    Afternoon Tea Awards 2017 Winner - Best Traditional Afternoon Tea

  18. Halal:

    Yes, to be advised in advance

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  • Afternoon Tea
    Monday to Wednesday: 2pm, 3pm,
    4pm, 5pm
    Thursday to Sunday
    & Bank Holidays:
    12pm, 1pm, 2pm,
    3pm, 4pm, 5pm

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Offers at this venue

  • diptyque Afternoon Tea at Hotel Cafe RoyalDetails

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