We have become great fans of Afternoon Tea overtime. We seem to be going with the recent trend, particularly in London, that Afternoon Tea isn’t just something for the middle class, but it can in fact be enjoyed by any one of any age. In fairness however, we have learnt the hard way that if you want quality, you’ll have to pay for it. So from our 8 experiences of Afternoon Tea, here are our top 3.
If you would like to see the original posts from these experiences, please click on the links in the titles.
Fortnum & Mason is renowned for pretty much everything it offers. Restaurants, ice cream, hampers, your everyday groceries, you name it. One of the most exclusive department stores in London, and we had the pleasure of Afternoon Tea in their Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon. Not exactly your everyday meal out, but we were celebrating moving in together. It certainly matched and exceeded every expectation. Food, service and atmosphere were faultless. Click on the link to read more!
Our most recent Afternoon Tea outing, and it unarguably stands out from the rest for being something different. This was the first Hello Kitty pop-up in Europe, and it was at one of our already favourite places for cake, tea, and their famous biskie creations. Downstairs was a ‘secret garden’ which epitomised quirkiness and creativity. Each item on the menu was delicious, and there was so much of it! It’s only in London until next month, so if you have the chance to go, please do. Click on the link to read more!
And this is where the craze began, back in March 2015 after being bought a voucher for here by the Queen of Afternoon Tea herself, Grandma Baker. Famous in Chester for the quality of their restaurants and hotel, again high expectations were set, and they were exceeded without question. Back in the day we didn’t have Food & Baker, but we did create a whole back catalogue of pictures, so if you would like to see that, click on the link!
This definitely won’t be the last time you hear the words ‘Afternoon Tea’ from us – we are always looking to go again and again, and maybe something with a little twist next time? We’ll have to wait and find out!