Afternoon Tea and Chinese Whispers in London starts with nibbles like shaved truffle and chopped vegetable bao sliders, Chinese tea egg with soy broth and tea caviar or prawns on toast. Sweets include money cake and Mah-Jong tile white chocolate bonbons, while ‘scones’ are ‘Willy Wong’s apothecary macarons’ with clotted cream.
The afternoon tea menu at Kai Mayfair offers a wide selection of teas from floral-infused whole pink rosebuds to vintage-cooked pu'erh tea. The intimate but easy-going ambience features treats inside birdcages, vine-wrapped cake stands, and vessels filled with chatting prompts.
Choose a champagne option or traditional tea in this playful setting. Afternoon Tea and Chinese Whispers at Kai Mayfair is a 9-minute walk from Bond Street, Marble Arch and Hyde Park Corner stations.
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26 August 2020
Customer service let the whole experience down I'm afraid. The waiters looked uncomfortable, worried and awkward. We had four different people as waiters. The table wasn't laid correctly for afternoon tea. However, the food and tea were lovely. No faults there really.
3 March 2020
I recently had afternoon tea at Kai Mayfair with 4 friends after work and highly recommend the experience. While the food itself is delicious, there is also a lovely story to this afternoon tea which I won’t spoil but which made it extra special. We were also there to celebrate the birthdays of 3 members of our group and Kai Mayfair surprised us with 3 birthday desserts with candles to blow out which needless to say was a lovely way to finish our afternoon!!
16 February 2020
The Afternoon tea was exelent! Pleasing both to see and taste. A perfect match between savory and sweet things. And no problems that one of us had allergies. I liked everything, but most memorable was the tea cocktails, the bao with crispy duck and the blue and white macaroons. The staff was friendly and the ambience was romantic and cosy.
1 February 2020
This place is lush. I came for afternoon tea and words can't describe our experience. The food are tasty and light with so many choices to try. Service are excellent. Highly recommend and will visit again in the future.
4 January 2020
Amazing Afternoon Tea experience. Took my husband for a data day, and he was blown away. What an absolute delight.
22 December 2019
It was fabulous attention to detail was great a wonderful twist on an afternoon tea
13 December 2019
It was an exciting tea service. Inventive, stunning and sheer fun. It’s a wonderful blending of two cultures that express uniqueness with tea.
8 December 2019
A unique experience, afternoon tea created to perfection! Superb presentation and everything we had was delectable. Service at it's best. Thank you guys!
29 November 2019
Fantastic concept and very attentive staff.