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 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 Chef de Cuisine Armand Sablon, this Afternoon Tea is an exquisite take on the classic English tradition and includes a selection of indulgent sandwiches, cakes, scones and your choice of over 30 tea blends and infusions. The grand hotel offers Londoners and visitors to the city the perfect spot for a special occasion or simply to indulge for an afternoon.

Hotel Cafe Royal has 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 to create tempting delicacies and sandwiches which form seasonal menus. Tea service is accompanied by a live pianist. Guests booking the diptyque Afternoon tea will receive a candle gift to take home (dependant on tier booked). 

Hotel Cafe Royal are happy to offer gluten and dairy free options as well as kosher foods, 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.

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.   

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served 11:30am to 7:30pm from Monday - Sunday

  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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The historic Hotel Cafe Royal in the West End is home of award-winning traditional Afternoon Tea on Regent Street and provides elegant surroundings for you and a group of friends to indulge in a sumptuous Afternoon Tea experience.

Minimum: 8 people

Maximum: 25 people

Prices: Traditional Afternoon Tea £45.00 per person or upgrade to Diptyque from £60.00 per person with a candle gift or £70.00 per person with candle gift and glass of champagne

Dietary Requirements: All catered for with at least 24 hours notice

Private Rooms also available: Room Hire charged in addition for parties of 25 or more

Terms and conditions: 50% deposit prepaid at the time of booking, if payment is not received in advance of the booking then the reservation is cancelled.

A service charge of 12.5% is added to the final bill.

The venue must be notified of any cancellation or reduction in numbers at least 48 hours prior notice to the date of the reservation otherwise the deposit is charged in full.

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  • Afternoon Tea
    11:30am to 7:30pm
    Monday - Sunday

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