Camellia's Tea House

(17 Reviews)
64 Great Russell Street, London, London, WC1B 3BL
Afternoon Tea
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Top offer

Traditional Afternoon Tea - £30 per person

1 pot of tea, 2 scones served with Cornish clotted cream and strawberry jam, petit fours selection, 5 finger sandwiches


Main course: £12
Food spend: £26

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday: 12:00 - 17:00.

Restaurant description

Aiming to carve a niche for themselves with originality and personal touches, Camellia’s Tea House is in the heart of Bloomsbury right opposite the British Museum. Its relaxing interior is the perfect place for a rejuvenating break during the day. The man behind Camellia’s Tea House, Ajit Madan, is UK’s first ITEI master tea sommelier.

Camellia’s Tea House’s sumptuous afternoon tea experience offers a choice of over 100 different hand-blended varieties from all over the world. They create their own blends and infusions and guests can sip a little tea from the tea station and pair it from a selection of cakes.

The tempting menu at Camellia’s Tea House also offers a range of sweet and savoury treats including tarts, scones with clotted cream or strawberry jam, finger sandwiches of smoked salmon, truffled egg mayonnaise and cucumber and mint and seasonal fruits.

Camellia’s Tea House in London’s Great Russell Street is a 6-minute walk from Holborn Underground Station.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Camellia's Tea House
(based on 17 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (16)
  • al fresco (1)
  • child friendly (2)
  • entertainment (1)
  • luxury (2)
  • private dining (1)
  • romantic (7)
  • trendy (1)
  • value (2)
  • By Sheena S from London
    8 February 2020

    Delightful afternoon tea experience. The children really loved trying different teas and lovely scones in particular.

  • By Michela B from London
    8 February 2020

    very relaxing and stylish atmosphere. smelled wonderful. lovely music. very good selection of teas. food was just ok, especially the cakes are too creamy and heavy. They were happy to give a refill of tea and jam for the scones but not of sandwiches (we asked for just one more). Waitresses were nice but not so attentive. The afternoon tea is a bit pricy for what they give, but I would definitely recommend this tea room for a tea break or cream tea.

  • By Tanya H from Shawnee, KS, USA
    29 December 2019

    Absolutely lovely. So glad we stopped.

  • By Mathieu M from London
    27 December 2019

    Nice place and nice service

  • By Rachel A from Pittsford
    20 December 2019

    What a lovely little place for afternoon tea, just outside the British Museum!

  • By Charles P from Hampshire
    20 December 2019

    I pre booked this Tea room online and I filled out the dietary section as I am a vegetarian and can’t eat eggs. When I arrived and told them that I had pre booked (well in advance) they hadn’t arranged anything for my dietary needs, which seem silly asking the question in the first place. The standard of the food was average, the cream on my wife’s gateau was synthetic, and at the price we paid, I would of thought that the standard would of been higher. The waitress was very polite and did everything that she could to help. Wouldn’t recommend

  • By Anastasia M M from Paris
    19 December 2019

    Very nice place I recommend it!

  • By maria frallicciardi F from Milano
    28 September 2019

    everything was perfect: the atmosphere, the food and obviously the tea. i tasted cinammon tea and vanilla tea, they were delicous!

  • By Felicia C from Austin
    17 September 2019

    We really enjoyed our experience and I specifically loved the Chai tea. Wait staff was incredibly polite and helpful.

  • By Angélique C from Marseille
    24 August 2019

    Just delicious...

Restaurant Location Map
Camellia's Tea House
64 Great Russell Street, London, London, WC1B 3BL

Available offers

  • Traditional Afternoon Tea - £30 per person

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