7 Afternoon Teas Mum’s Will Love
Mother’s Day is once again fast approaching and whilst we’ve nailed the funny yet loving, adorable card – it gets increasingly difficult to buy your special gal something she doesn’t already have. That’s why this year we’re going down the experiences route. And what more do mum’s love than tea and a slice of cake in the afternoon? So forget the last minute petrol station presents and book one of these afternoon teas for Mother’s Day, ASAP.
If you want an aesthetically pleasing afternoon tea, then Sketch is the place to be. With it’s 70s inspired, dusky ink interiors and probably the most Instagrammed toilets in London, it’s definitely a winner with mums, grandmas and everyone else. On the menu you’ll find the finest caviar and quail’s eggs, delicate macaroons and live music to enjoy while you eat.
Conduit Street, Mayfair | more info & booking here
Where The Pancakes Are
Newly opened in Flat Iron Square, Where The Pancakes Are serve up delicious fluffy sweet and savoury pancakes and have just launched their Afternoon Tea menu that will go down a storm with mum. Not only is their food delicious, they sell the purest maple syrup you can buy. Where do we sign up?
Flat Iron Square, London Bridge | more info & booking here
If you’re feeling fancy this year, book onto one of the most traditional afternoon tea’s in the city. The Ritz offer six different variations of their afternoon tea that range from traditional, to celebration and even champagne. Serving up a selection of classic finger sandwiches, scones and a plethora of teas in the decadent Palm Room – it’s a definite win for Mother’s Day.
Piccadilly Street, Green Park | more info & booking here
Palm Court at The Langham
Did you know Palm Court at The Langham was famed for being the birthplace of afternoon tea? Serving up scones since the Victorian era, they now celebrate their longevity in the afternoon tea game by serving up 30 blends of tea, cakes, pastries and delicate finger sandwiches in the most pristine of settings.
Portland Place, Marylebone | more info & booking here
Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea at The Sanderson
The Sanderson invite you to tumble down the rabbit hole and celebrate the 150th anniversary of Alice in Wonderland at their Mad Hatter themed afternoon tea. You’ll be able to discover menus hidden in books, food delicately shaped in your favourite characters from the book and a range of teas exclusive to The Sanderson.
Berner’s Street, Fitzrovia | more info & booking here
St Martin’s Lane
Just a stones throw away from The Royal Opera House in the heart of Covent Garden, St Martin’s Lane is a design-led boutique hotel serving up delicious afternoon tea with an array of finger sandwiches, pastries and sweet treats in their cosy den. The perfect setting for design-loving mums.
St Martin’s Lane, Covent Garden | more info & booking here
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
This is THE perfect afternoon tea for make up lovers and those alike. Balthazar Covent Garden have teamed up with cosmetics brand Bobbi Brown to celebrate their 25th anniversary with a make-up themed tea. You can expect a menu of cakes, sandwiches and pastries inspired by Bobbi Brown cosmetics and everyone who books it will receive a complimentary make up lesson at the Bobbi Brown store in Covent Garden. Treat yo’self.
Russell Street, Covent Garden | more info & booking here
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