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

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

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.

Cosmic Afternoon Tea

To celebrate the opening of our Asprey pop-up shop at The Promenade, we’re delighted to unveil our new afternoon tea inspired by the ‘Cosmic’ jewellery collection. The celestial selection includes a ‘shooting star’ yoghurt cremeux with edible gold, and ‘stargazer’ plum mousse with gold stars. It’s truly out of this world.

Every day, January 5 – 31, 2019

£60 per adult, £35 per child

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January offer

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 as you indulge in freshly-baked scones, sandwiches and pastries from our cosmic afternoon tea at the heart of our hotel. There’s no better way to begin the new year.

Monday to Thursday, January 7 – 31, 2019

£60 per person, including a glass of champagne

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Thursday, February 14 – Sunday, February 17

Sweet Love 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 rosé champagne to toast. Every guest will also receive a beautiful rose as a gift to take home.

£85 per person or £35 per child (5 – 12 years)

Seasonal Afternoon Tea

A new season means a whole new menu of delights, expertly crafted by our pastry team. Try our exotic Tropicana Tart filled with passion fruit and mango crémeux, before indulging in our delicate Jasmine Honey mousse, finished with a milk chocolate and hazelnut glaze.

Every day, February 1 – March 31, 2019

£60 per person

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Try Something New

Across the road at our sister hotel 45 Park Lane, Californian chef David McIntyre has launched a new American afternoon tea.


Introducing Sarah Barber

We’re delighted to introduce our new executive pastry chef, Sarah Barber. Bringing a wealth of knowledge and ideas to the kitchen, she leads a team of 19 to create wonderful pastries for our famous afternoon tea. Inspired by her grandfather who was a professional chef, Sarah’s childhood nostalgia combines with artistic flair to create a truly unique twist on patisserie.


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.


Seating Times

Please choose the seating time that will best ensure you savour every moment of this splendid experience

Seating Times

Daily1pm, 1.30pm, 3.15pm, 3.45pm, 5.30pm, 6pm
Additional times (from January 14)11am, 11.30am


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The Dorchester
Park Lane, London W1K 1QA


+44 (0)20 7629 8888

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