The Tea Lounge at St Ermin's

(508 Reviews)
St. Ermin's Hotel Caxton Street, London, SW1H 0QW
Afternoon Tea, British
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Star Deal - Festive Afternoon Tea with unlimited Prosecco £49 per person

Available Monday to Sunday, 12pm to 17pm until 31st January 2020, subject to availability. Dishes from a set menu & subject to change. Includes VAT, excludes service. Unlimited Prosecco is available for 90 minutes.

Restaurant description

The Tea Lounge & Library at St. Ermin’s is a relaxed yet stylish environment to enjoy afternoon tea. Each afternoon tea is inspired by seasonal ingredients, some of which are grown on their rooftop kitchen garden; this fresh produce shapes every afternoon tea, whether it be classic, themed, children’s or gluten-free. In the summer, afternoon tea is also served on the hotel’s outdoor terrace.

The St Ermin’s afternoon tea includes a range of teas alongside sweet and savoury delicacies. Amongst the luxurious sandwiches are crayfish with rocket and lemon mayonnaise, goats cheese with figs and honey or lime, honey and chilli chicken with guacamole. Follow this with a choice of freshly baked scones including clotted cream and homemade jam, or delectable treats such as black choux with lemon and honey, burnt honey jelly, vanilla custard and quince or apple mousse with honey compote.

St. Ermin’s is reached by a tree-lined courtyard, as you walk through the doors you are greeted with a friendly smile, original rococo plasterwork and a warm atmosphere. The hotel is soaked in history, with links to Winston Churchill and espionage, this sense of character extends to its approach to service, where everyone is treated as an individual.

St. Ermin’s Hotel is conveniently located in Westminster , only two minutes walk from St James’s Park Tube Station, with many of London’s major historical attractions on its doorstep, including Big Ben.

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

Customer reviews for The Tea Lounge at St Ermin's
4.5
(based on 508 reviews)

93%
of diners recommend this restaurant

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  • afternoon tea (457)
  • al fresco (42)
  • breakfast (15)
  • business (19)
  • child friendly (78)
  • dinner (30)
  • entertainment (12)
  • large parties (20)
  • lunch (47)
  • luxury (113)
  • private dining (39)
  • romantic (97)
  • trendy (23)
  • value (108)
  • views (21)
  • By Liz W from London
    29 November 2019

    We enjoyed a very delicious tea in the Tea Lounge with very comfortable seating arrangements for a party of eight. The young waiting staff were particularly charming and accommodating and helped to make it a very enjoyable afternoon. Thank you!

  • By Sydney G from London
    24 November 2019

    Excellent service. Great atmosphere. Even better food/pastries. We will 100% be back. Thank you to the staff for an amazing experience!

  • By Daphne R from Maidstone
    23 November 2019

    I took myt grandson for a 7th birthday treat. His Mum and little sister came too. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The tea was lovely and more than enough. My only comment is that they could offer a box to take leftover cakes home

  • By Lesley A from London
    13 November 2019

    The tea served was very good, as were the sandwiches and scones. However, the patisserie, although beautiful, was overly sweet with too much cream and we could not eat them all.

  • By Aleksander R from Warsaw
    11 November 2019

    Afternoon tea with kids

  • By Trevor C from Tiverton
    11 November 2019

    Scrumptious afternoon tea in lovely surroundings

  • By Neil M from London
    9 November 2019

    Great location , Great staff and incredible food . I recommend going on a empty stomach

  • By Sue J from London
    31 October 2019

    I have visited the Tea Lounge on many occasions, always a treat

  • By Julia D from London
    30 October 2019

    We loved the ambiance, sandwiches and scones. Cakes were too sweet.

  • By Sarah G from London
    28 October 2019

    Amazing hotel and very nice room and staff. Celebrated My birthday here and felt like a princess. Less food would be My only input, we could never have eaten everything!

Restaurant Location Map
The Tea Lounge at St Ermin's
St. Ermin's Hotel Caxton Street, London, SW1H 0QW

Available offers

  • Star Deal - Festive Afternoon Tea with unlimited Prosecco £49 per person
  • Festive Afternoon Tea at St Ermin’s Hotel from £40 per person

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