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Afternoon Tea at The Promenade

Whatever the day may bring, Mayfair’s best sitting room will be waiting to welcome and revive you.

The Promenade
The Dorchester, Park Lane, London W1K 1QA
+44 (0)20 7629 8888

Generations have fallen in love with our afternoon tea. One guest describes her favourite treats in life, as handed down from her mother, as “marmalade spread on bread and butter pudding, sneaking off to the movies on rainy days… and Afternoon Tea at The Dorchester.”

Afternoon Tea

Taking tea at The Promenade, surrounded by luxury, tradition and delicious cakes, is the true definition of a day in London spent well.

One of life's finest secrets

One of life's finest secrets

The British love affair with ‘a cup of tea’ is enacted daily in homes throughout the land. Afternoon tea at The Dorchester is the definitive experience, full of tradition, celebration and a tremendous amount of cake. This is an indulgently warm and delicious occasion and one not to be missed.


Valentine's Champagne Afternoon Tea

Nothing says romance quite like an afternoon of indulgence at The Promenade. Celebrate your special occasion with our Valentine’s-inspired afternoon tea, with delicate pastries, freshly-baked scones and a chilled glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Champagne to toast if you join us for Valentine’s weekend. Every guest will also receive a beautiful rose as a gift to take home.

Saturday, February 1 − Thursday, February 13
£65 per person £35 per child (5 – 12 years)

Friday, February 14 – Sunday, February 16
£80 per person including a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Champagne
£35 per child (5 – 12 years)

January Afternoon Tea

January Afternoon Tea

With the new year comes a whole new season of afternoon tea delights, courtesy of our master pastry team. Toast with a glass of champagne during weekdays as you indulge in freshly-baked scones, sandwiches and pastries at the heart of our hotel. There’s no better way to begin the new year.

Monday to Thursday only, January 6 – 30, 2019

£65 per person, including a glass of champagne

Elevenses indulgence

Elevenses indulgence

Because there’s always time for tea, we’re delighted to bring our famous afternoon tea selection to two new early sittings, so you can indulge in our freshly-baked scones, sandwiches and pastries all day long.

Monday to Thursday, 11am and 11.30am

Traditional tea – £55 per person
Champagne tea – £65 per person

Tea with a twist
45 Park Lane

Tea with a twist

Afternoon tea is given an American makeover across the road at 45 Park Lane, with cheesecake, milkshakes, sliders and cake pops. It’s time to discover CUTcakes & Tea.

The amazing gift of a dining experience
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The amazing gift of a dining experience

Let someone in on the secret… Share an experience to remember with one of our Afternoon Tea gift certificates.


Opening Times

Monday to Sunday11am - 6pm


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Get in touch

Our guests are the heart of our hotels. Whatever you need and whenever you need it, simply ask.


+44 (0)20 7629 8888


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At Dorchester Collection we make sure your stay is as comfortable as possible. Suites and rooms have been built to be flexible so we can create the configuration that’s right for you, just contact our reservation specialists to discuss your needs.

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