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Afternoon Tea at Hotel Café Royal

68 Regent Street, London, W1B 4DY +44 2081281392

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Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 14:00 - 17:00
Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 - 17:00.

A very nice experience . Exellent food and service.

Else marie Andersen 22 December 2016
from Sarpsborg

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An iconic London landmark, Hotel Café Royal provides a majestic setting for its elegant afternoon tea. The exquisitely restored Oscar Wilde Bar is the home to their take on the traditional afternoon tea.

Designed by Hotel Café Royal’s talented chefs, their original take on an English tradition includes decadent pastries, cakes, scones, sandwiches and over 20 exclusive tea blends.

Established at Café Royal in London as the Grill Room in 1865, the Oscar Wilde Bar was renamed after its famed patron who once dined and drank here daily, and retains its original Louis XVI detailing. Accompanied by a live pianist, these luxurious surroundings are the perfect setting in which to enjoy a celebrative afternoon tea.

Piccadilly Tube Station is a 3-minute walk away. Please note, Hotel Café Royal kindly requests that the smart casual dress code is observed.

Afternoon Tea at Hotel Café Royal

68 Regent Street, London, W1B 4DY

Contact +44 2074063333
Reservations +44 2081281392

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Customer reviews for Afternoon Tea at Hotel Café Royal

4.5 (((() (based on 215 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • romantic (51)
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  • (((** 10 January 2017 by Andrew Parkes from Leeds

    Amazing room, great live music, staff were very attentive and helpful but the food did not match the surroundings. The sandwiches were delicious and probably the best part of our afternoon tea. We were very disappointed with the cake selection and the quality of the patisserie. Our mulled wine pannacotta's were not set and in liquid form with the other cakes on the tray all being praline based, very bland, heavy to eat and tasted very similar to each other. Maybe we came on a bad day but for the amount spent we expected a higher standard. With some small tweaks and changes to the cake selection this could be a great afternoon tea.

  • ((((* 8 January 2017 by Henrietta from London

    Too service. Sandwiches and tea were amazing. Desserts not so much. Would still recommend anyone to experience afternoon tea here.

  • ((((( 3 January 2017 by Evi Kasper from London, Cafe Royal

    We had a wonderful Afternoon Tea, amongst the best ever. Leaves nothing to be desired, beautiful sandwiches, especially the salmon, lovely presentation of the food in general, delicious cakes, very good piano player, not too loud, nice staff, explaining everything and getting extras very quickly, gor beautiful tea present for. Xmas afterwards, very nice extra gift, great value for the price... all in all no difference to more expensive venues... very much too be recommended !!!!

  • ((((* 2 January 2017 by Wang Vivia from London

    The scone is delicious, but the desserts are a little bit sweet.

  • ((((( 22 December 2016 by Else marie Andersen from Sarpsborg

    A very nice experience . Exellent food and service.

  • ((((( 19 December 2016 by Laura from London

    We visited Hotel Cafe Royal's Oscar Wilde bar for afternoon tea. It was a splendid experience, the room was opulent, the staff extremely friendly - making us feel very welcome. Would recommend for anyone wanting an extra special experience. Gorgeous food and great service!

  • ((((( 11 December 2016 by Lord Jones from London


  • ((((( 9 December 2016 by Robert Severs from Guildford

    Excellent Food, Superb Service, Magnificent surroundings and atmosphere

  • ((((( 5 December 2016 by Michael Parfect from London

    Festive afternoon tea for my wife's birthday - Fantastic

  • (**** 2 December 2016 by Satish Mistry from London

    Annoyed that first thing waiter said was that we had paid for a 46 pound deal. Embarrassing as I was treating someone.
    He then also offered another glass of champagne without saying it would be an additional £15!


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