Hotel Café Royal’s award-winning afternoon tea is served in a unique setting, the Oscar Wilde Lounge. Dating back to 1865, this stunning room has been restored exquisitely to its original Louis XVI detailing.
The Queen of Afternoon Teas menu is a celebration of the inception of afternoon tea and the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria. Service is accompanied by a live pianist and your choice of over 25 exclusive tea blends and infusions.
Established at Café Royal in London as the Grill Room in 1865, the Oscar Wilde Lounge 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 celebratory afternoon tea.
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station is a 3-minute walk away. Hotel Café Royal kindly requests that the smart casual dress code is observed.
Note: The hotel's reservations team will contact you closer the time to obtain credit card details to secure your booking. The return time for each table is 1.5 hours.
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24 February 2020
I went with my Mum as she comes every year from Brazil and we love trying out different places for afternoon tea. We were really impressed! The room, the service and the food selection are fantastic. We had a wonderful time.
25 January 2020
A lovely room with a great atmosphere. The service was great. The sandwiches were ok but the pastries, scones were delicious.
23 January 2020
The Place is amazing.Full of history and splendor.The service- impeckable and the over all experience interesting, but the cakes were not amazing, the sandviches were good and interesting. Over all- a one time experience .Very expansive.
31 December 2019
21 November 2019
Fabulous Queen if Afternon Teas with superb service and exquisite food definitely one to recommend and the venue was stunning
9 November 2019
Lovely afternoon tea. Terrible service on arrival. Arrived 2 mins before reservation told to sit out the way round the corner and someone would come and get us. After 15 mins nobody had and we then had to join a long que. and start tea late
8 June 2019
Everything was perfect. ??
1 June 2019
Very pleasant afternoon tea in charming surroundings. The staff was polite and serviceminded and the tea and food tasteful and presented in a beautiful manner. We were three generations present and all ages were treated in the same respectful manner.
31 May 2019
Beautiful atmosphere, great quality, friendly people. Loved the experience. It was my second afternoon tea in Cafe Royal and I must say second time was even nicer! Thanks to them all.
4 May 2019
Atmosphere. Scones are amazing. And the lemon curd as well.