Afternoon Tea at The Savoy

(311 Reviews)
Strand, London, London, WC2R 0EZ
Afternoon Tea
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Vegan Afternoon Tea | £75 per person

Prices inclusive of VAT. A discretionary 12.5% service charge will be added to your bill. Option to have Vegan Afternoon Tea with a glass of Champagne at £80 per person, or Vegan Afternoon Tea with a glass of Rosé at £90 per person.


Main course: £65
Food spend: £65

Restaurant description

Found within one of London’s most famous 5-star hotels, afternoon tea at The Savoy is served beneath a domed glass ceiling which floods this space with natural light, and a live pianist offering a calming musical accompaniment.

A long-time member of the benchmark-setting Tea Guild, The Savoy’s afternoon tea is meticulously crafted in-house by Executive Pastry Chef, Daniel Pearse. Enjoy a stand of finger sandwiches and homemade scones served with clotted cream, and strawberry jam made to a treasured Savoy recipe. To follow, a range of delicious seasonal-themed cakes and pastries are served tableside from a silver platter.

Rare teas sourced from China, India, Sri Lanka and Iran are served in the finest polished silverware and delicate china tea ware, while flutes of chilled champagne can be selected for an extra-indulgent afternoon tea in London. Guests can also visit the on-site patisserie, where a menagerie of sweet treats are served alongside chocolates crafted by in-house chocolatiers.

One of the capital’s most celebrated afternoon tea experiences, The Savoy on the Strand sits 5 minutes’ walk from Charing Cross station.

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

Customer reviews for Afternoon Tea at The Savoy
(based on 311 reviews)

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  • By Peter C from Chester
    29 February 2020

    Superb service, alongside exquisite cuisine. An opulent surroundings made for a wonderful afternoon tea of the highest order.

  • By Anna R from London
    19 February 2020

    This is the best afternoon tea in London (and I have done my best to research this properly - lol) and well worth the cost.

  • By Julie V B from Lymington
    15 February 2020

    I took my best friend for afternoon tea at the Savoy hotel to celebrate her special birthday, she has experienced quite a few at London's best hotels but we can both say that the Savoy has beaten them all, everything was just perfect, the food, the service, the young man playing the piano was also fantastic, a great experience where nothing was too much trouble, would definitely return.

  • By Colleen G from Ramsgate
    30 January 2020

    My friend and I were so excited to be there. It was like travelling back in time to the 1920s. Brilliant atmosphere and we we're treated so warmly by all the staff, who were very attentive. It was an amazing experience. We plan to dine there again in the near future.

  • By Gillian C from London
    24 January 2020

    Excellent faultless. A beautiful birthday celebration for my 92 year old mother. The staff were attentive and approachable

  • By Sayeda Z from Ilford
    12 January 2020

    Excellent environment and customer service. Loved the ambiance

  • By Mark B from London
    10 January 2020

    I had Afternoon Tea at The Savoy and it was superb. The staff were incredibly professional and the tea a triumph. If in London, use The Savoy for your experience. 10/10

  • By Meni S from London
    1 October 2019

    The service was great and the teas were sublime but the quality of the sandwiches were poorly mediocre

  • By Cindy W from Zurich
    30 September 2019

    Beautiful setting, some great tea selections but typically starts with lots of sandwiches which fills you up and not that many choices of cakes. The clotted cream was not the type that is soft and melt in your mouth like the one that I had tasted in Bath. For the price one has to pay, nothing really to rave about.

  • By Mandy H from Romford
    22 September 2019

    This place is amazing we booked for our friends 65th Birthday and it did not disappoint , service was top notch , food and tea out of this world , each dish that was brought to our table was explained and so many black teas to have , we went with option our waiter advise .... excellent choice , was able to take home our uneaten cakes as very rich and filling , and we had a lovely man playing piano , will come back for a special event

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Afternoon Tea at The Savoy
Strand, London, London, WC2R 0EZ

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