Best Afternoon Tea in Harrogate

Considering an Afternoon Tea Harrogate but unsure which establishments offer afternoon tea and which are the best places to go.

We have compiled a list of the best afternoon tea Harrogate can provide, so if you are looking for the perfect afternoon tea with friends, a romantic valentines afternoon tea, a mothers day afternoon tea treat for your mum, a fathers day treat for your dad or just a special treat for yourself, check out:

15 Afternoon Tea Harrogate Has To Offer

afternoon tea Harrogate - The West Park Hotel

The West Park Hotel

19 West Park, Harrogate HG1 1BJ

The luxurious interior and focus on hospitality makes The West Park Hotel the perfect spot to enjoy an afternoon tea. The hotel especially focuses on using only the best Yorkshire produce and ingredients, from Yorkshire ham and chutney finger sandwiches to scones served with rose petal jam and clotted cream.

Traditional Afternoon Tea £14.95
Champagne Afternoon Tea £20.95

See website for opening times

afternoon tea Harrogate - Goldsborough Hall

Goldsborough Hall

Church Street, Goldsborough, Knaresborough HG5 8NR

Goldsborough Hall is one of the oldest stately homes in the UK, once housing HRH Princess Mary and is an important landmark in Harrogate’s countryside. Their afternoon tea does not stray far from the royal experience with an extensive selection of Taylor’s of Harrogate teas and fresh sweet and savoury treats. You can finish the experience with exclusive access to the hall’s historic gardens.

From £35 per person

Served every day from 2.30 to 4 pm

afternoon tea Harrogate - Hotel Du Vin

Hotel du Vin & Bistro

Prospect Place, Harrogate HG1 1LB

The boutique Hotel du Vin’s Bistro is known to serve up heart-warming French cuisine, but have also become extremely popular for their traditional afternoon tea. Their extensive and unique teas – including gingerbread chai and a classic earl grey crème, paired with savoury and sweet treats, make the perfect spot for an afternoon tea in Harrogate experience.

Afternoon Tea – £22.50 per person

See website for opening times

afternoon tea Harrogate - Bettys Tea Room

Betty’s Tea Room

1 Parliament Street, Harrogate HG1 2QU

You can’t talk about the best afternoon tea without mentioning Betty’s Tea Room. With its original location which has been open since 1919, it has now become a well respected afternoon tea spot. With their carefully crafted cakes, an extensive selection of teas, and even a pink champagne option for those wanting to upgrade.

Traditional Afternoon Tea £19.95 per person
Yorkshire Cream Tea £9.95 per person

Served all day

afternoon tea Harrogate - Mama Doreen's Emporium

Mama Doreen’s Emporium

9-11 Station Square, Harrogate HG1 1TB

The quirky Mama Doreen’s Emporium is located inside the Victoria Shopping Centre. Focusing on homemade cakes, pastries, and desserts and freshly baked traditional scones.

There are a number of afternoon teas on offer including children’s and themed teas.

Traditional Afternoon Tea from £16.50 per person

See website for opening times

afternoon tea Harrogate - Scarlett's Vintage Tea Rooms

Scarlett’s Vintage Tea Rooms

3a Green Dragon Yard, Knaresborough HG5 8AU

Scarlett’s Vintage Tea Rooms is a little touch of nostalgia with a 1940’s theme to the decor. Tucked away in quaint corner of the town it is the perfect place to rest and refresh.

Offering a selection of tasty lunchtime offerings and homemade cakes, scones and tiffin baked daily. There are always vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free options available.

See Facebook for more details

afternoon tea Harrogate - Rudding Park Hotel

Rudding Park Hotel

Rudding Lane, Follifoot, Harrogate HG3 1JH

Rudding Park Hotel is full of elegance and luxury. Afternoon tea is served in the hotel’s beautiful conservatory, you can enjoy freshly baked scones and traditional Harrogate loose leaf teas looking out onto the scenic gardens and Yorkshire landscape. This is a classically wonderful afternoon tea experience.

Afternoon Tea from 27.50 per person

Served Monday – Saturday 3.30pm; Sunday 4.00pm

afternoon tea Harrogate - The Ivy

The Ivy Harrogate

7-9 Parliament Street, Harrogate HG1 2QU

Located in the centre of Harrogate on Parliament Street, this stunning location serves an extensive afternoon tea with the option to upgrade to a glass of Champagne. There is also a lighter cream tea available. Expect all of the traditional classics including dainty sandwiches, scones and stunning mini desserts.

Cream Tea £7.95 per person
Afternoon Tea  from £19.75 per person
Champagne Afternoon Tea from  £28.50 per person

See website for opening times.

afternoon tea Harrogate - the Wild plum

The Wild Plum

34-36 Hookstone Road, Harrogate HG2 8BW

Wild Plum is found inside Snooty Frox – a fresh and exciting clothing boutique – much like the food served at Wild Plum. Wild Plum’s afternoon tea is unlike any other and serves up a refreshing take of a British classic. Presented in a creative bookcase style box and decorated with dainty Yorkshire-grown edible flowers, Wild Plum is a wonderful experience.

Please see website for prices and opening times.

afternoon tea Harrogate - Fodder

Fodder Afternoon Tea Harrogate

Great Yorkshire Showground, Railway Road, Harrogate HG2 8NZ

Located in a renowned farm shop known for its fresh and extensive Yorkshire produce, Fodder has been praised for its ‘classically Yorkshire’ afternoon tea. Served up all week, this afternoon tea is perfect for those looking for an authentically Yorkshire experience – featuring produce which can be bought at the farm shop.

Afternoon Tea £30 for two people

Served Monday to Sunday 2.30pm – 3.30pm

afternoon tea Harrogate - The Old Swan Hotel

The Old Swan Hotel

Swan Rd, Harrogate HG1 2SR

This traditional afternoon tea is luxurious, The Old Swan sits in the heart of Harrogate and is surrounded by stunning gardens and fields. They offer a range of unique loose leaf teas, including Darjeeling and Assam. You can choose from their deluxe afternoon tea, which includes a wide range of savoury finger sandwiches and homemade fruit scones or upgrade to their champagne afternoon tea.

Classic Cream Tea £10.50 per person
Deluxe Afternoon Tea £18.50 per person
Champagne Afternoon Tea  £26 per person

Served daily from 2pm – 5pm

afternoon tea Harrogate - Ripley Castle Tea Room

Ripley Castle Tea Room

Ripley, Harrogate, HG3 3AY

For those who prefer their afternoon tea in 14th-century castle style, Ripley Castle boasts a lovely tea room not far from Harrogate. Plump for fancy cream scones, top notch sandwiches and high class cakes with a view over the beautiful castle gardens. Four-legged friends are also welcome. Their ‘Tea Room Take Away‘ has recently opened for visitors who want to  grab and go, serving a selection of take away drinks and snacks and the ever popular Brymor Ice Cream.

See website for prices and opening times

afternoon tea Harrogate - Doubletree by Hilton Majestic Hotel

DoubleTree by Hilton Majestic Hotel

Ripon Road, Harrogate HG1 2HU

Built in 1899, The Majestic Hotel is one of Harrogate’s most beautiful and most recognisable buildings. Here, you have the option of a Traditional Afternoon Tea with all the expected components (plus Victoria Sponge in honour of Her Royal Highness) or a Savoury Afternoon Tea which includes Miniature English picnic items and plain or cheese scones.

From £19.50 per person

See website for opening times.

afternoon tea Harrogate - Cedar Court Hotel

Cedar Court Hotel

Park Parade, Harrogate HG1 5AH

With views overlooking the hotel garden and the 200 acre Stray, this hotel is the perfect setting. Enjoy delicious hand cut sandwiches, a mouth-watering selection of homemade cakes and freshly baked scones with cream and strawberry jam are complimented by Yorkshire tea.

Afternoon Tea £19.95 per person

Cream Tea £7.95 per person

Served daily between 12 noon and 5.00pm

afternoon tea Harrogate - The Harrogate Tea Rooms

The Harrogate Tea Rooms

9 Westminster Arcade, Parliament Street, Harrogate, HG1 2RN

This independent Tea Room showcasing a mix of vintage glamour with contemporary class, serves homemade food and cakes in the heart of Harrogate, nestled upstairs in Westminster Arcade. Visit their Facebook page for more details of their delicious afternoon teas.

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