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Afternoon Tea at The Capital

22 Basil Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 1AT

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Opening hours
Monday to Sunday: 14:00 - 17:30

Everything was fabulous

Maximilien 16 November 2018
from LYON

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Awarded the Tea Guild's Award of Excellence for Top London Afternoon Tea in 2012 & 2013, Afternoon Tea at The Capital serves a lovingly crafted selection. A range of signature cocktails are shaken in artistic fashion, whilst dainty sweet treats are served in magnificent towers.

The Capital in Knightsbridge is known for honouring the tradition of English afternoon tea. Enjoy a delicious range of sandwiches and savouries made with bread from their own bakery, and fresh scones served with traditional clotted cream and homemade jams. Sweet treats are created specially by critically acclaimed Pastry Chef, Claire Clark.

From the impressive tea menu, discover a selection from around the world including their own Signature Blend. Complement your tea with a glass of champagne or one of The Capital Bar's tempting tea-infused cocktails.

Within a landmark hotel setting boasting 5 stars, The Capital Hotel is renowned as one of the chicest restaurants in London. A perfect retreat from Knightsbridge's exclusive department stores and boutiques, Knightsbridge Tube Station is just 2 minutes’ walk away.

Afternoon Tea at The Capital

22 Basil Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 1AT

Contact +44 2075911202

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Customer reviews for Afternoon Tea at The Capital

4.4 (((() (based on 318 reviews)
90% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (271)
  • luxury (65)
  • value (50)
  • romantic (49)
  • private dining (34)
  • lunch (30)
  • dinner (19)
  • business (14)
  • trendy (11)
  • child friendly (10)
  • breakfast (8)
  • large parties (7)
  • views (5)
  • entertainment (1)
  • ((((( 16 November 2018 by Maximilien from LYON

    Everything was fabulous

  • ((((( 30 September 2018 by Kathy from Singapore

    It was my first time having afternoon tea in London and it was a lovely experience! The sitting room is so cosy and beautifully decorated and I felt so lucky to be the only guest there. The person who served me was very attentive and friendly and I really appreciated him explaining the different food items.

  • ((((* 28 September 2018 by Daisy from Macau

    It's very good!

  • ((((( 31 July 2018 by Keiko from Paris

    We were very satisfied by this afternoon tea moment!!
    Served very kindly, nice tea & sweets and good mood....
    Thank you very much!!

  • ((((( 25 July 2018 by Letizia from Italy

    Wonderfull Afternoon Tea

  • ((((( 5 July 2018 by Mansi from London

    Tea and salmon sandwich’s are my favorite. Oh and I love the wall paper and table center pieces :)

  • ((((* 13 June 2018 by William from Boston

    A lovely setting very good staff we had the indian tea which was lovely but the selection of sandwiches were a letdown maybe introduce a ham one aswell

  • ((((( 7 June 2018 by B from Tacoma, Washington, US

    We enjoyed our afternoon tea at The Capital. We especially enjoyed the tea room, a quiet beautiful setting for conversation and a lovely tea service. The food was well prepared and beautifully presented.

  • ((((( 24 May 2018 by Fátima from Ansiao

    Experiência muito agradável.
    Funcionarios excelentes e atenciosos.
    Ambiente requintado e elegante.
    Tudo muito bonito e saboroso.

  • ((((( 1 May 2018 by Mama from London

    Had a wonderful afternoon tea with cocktails. A beautiful boutique hotel in such a quiet spot in London you wouldn't think you were in the hubbub of the City.
    The food was so tasty and we had double helpings!! The lady who looked after us couldn't have done more. It was a wonderful afternoon tea and will definitely go back

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