Afternoon Tea and High Tea Paris

Considering an Afternoon Tea Paris, but unsure which establishments offer High tea Paris and which are the best places to go.

We have compiled a list of the best afternoon tea Paris 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:

Best Afternoon Tea and High Tea Paris

Mariage Frères

30 Rue du Bourg-Tibourg, Paris

Founded in Paris in 1854, Mariage Frères is France’s oldest tea houseand is adored by many famous supermodels.

Its incredible reputation is credited to their extensive selection of teas that are full of elegant and fragrant flavours.

You can enjoy Croque-Monsieur Mariage with artisan marinated smoked salmon,
mesclun seasoned with Thé sur le Ni, accompanied by tea and a dessert from the Patisserie Chariot.

Open daily from 2.30pm – 6.30pm

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Located on 75 Av. des Champs-Élysées; 15 Rue Montorgueil and  14 Rue de Bretagne, 75003 Paris

The history of Parisian tea rooms is intimately tied to the history of the Ladurée family. It all began in 1862, when Louis Ernest Ladurée, a man from France’s southwest, created a bakery in Paris at 16 rue Royale. Ladurée. The House constantly imagines news desserts such as the Rose Religieuse, the Rose- Raspberry Saint Honoré, the Liquorice Millefeuille and the Blackcurrant-Violet Macaron.

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226 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France

In 1903, the confectioner Anton Rumpelmayer founded Angelina with his son René, a tea house at 226, Rue de Rivoli, named after his daughter-in-law.

On offer a selection of canapés, finger sandwiches, mini pastries, mini macaroon, madeleine plus tea, coffee or hot chocolate.

Served daily from 3.00pm – 5.00pm

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15 Rue De Trevise, 75009 Paris

One of the newer places for afternoon tea is Supernature which offer healthy vegan/vegetarian dishes.

There are herbal teas and floral teas, enjoy organic sweets and other dishes they’ll offer to pair up with your warm cup.

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Le Dali Restaurant

228 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France

A unique and elegant place that is a cosy and welcoming hideaway. Inspired by Dalí and designed by Philippe Starck, Restaurant Le Dalí is a lively celebration of local, seasonal French cuisine.

Afternoon tea includes a selection of sandwiches,  homemade scones, jams and cream from Borniambuc farm, freshly-baked pastries from pastry chef Cédric Grolet – Coffee, tea or hot chocolate from the Alain Ducasse Manufacture.

Prices at 68 euros

Served Monday to Saturday from 3.30pm – 5.30pm


29 Rue Danielle Casanova, 75001 Paris, France

Nina’s is a regal Versailles-style tearoom and boutique selling Marie-Antoinette’s favorite tea and cake.

It has elegant decor and is famed for their tea and apple cake, made from ingredients picked directly from the royal gardens of Versailles.

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Hôtel Plaza Athénée

25 Av. Montaigne, 75008 Paris, France

For many Parisians, La Galerie is shorthand for pure pleasure. This chic space brims with elegance.

La Galerie is the ideal spot for breakfast, a light lunch or a delicious afternoon tea.

Enjoy Angelo Musa’s signature treats at tea time, or the very best of their Parisian cuisine for lunch and dinner.

Open daily from 2.00pm – 7.00pm

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Hotel Bristol

112 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, 75008 Paris, France

An icon of French elegance, Le Bristol Paris is located at one of the city’s most prestigious addresses on rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré. 

It is a great spot for a high tea which includes opera cake and Paris-Brest, each creation is sculpted with a meticulous touch, honed throughout the Chef’s career across multiple Michelin-starred establishments.

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Hotel Costes

7 Rue de Castiglione, 75001 Paris, France

At Hotel Costes, meals are served all hours of the day and night. Jean-Louis Costes has created a menu that includes his favourite dishes.

The menu at this new generation gastronomic restaurant offers an eclectic range of “signature” dishes made using seasonal ingredients.

Enjoy dining while listening to DJ sets that create a relaxed and glamorous musical atmosphere.

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Shangri-La Hotel Paris

10 Av. d’Iéna, 75116 Paris, France

In the former home of Prince Roland Bonaparte, overlooking the Eiffel Tower and River Seine, ultimate Parisian elegance lives on in the French capital.

After being lovingly restored to its former grandeur, No.10 avenue d’Iéna’s “Palais” was reborn as Shangri-La Paris.

Afternoon Tea includes a variety of pastries, savoury mini sandwiches, biscuits, and scones served with clotted cream

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Le Royal Monceau – Raffles

37 Av. Hoche, 75008 Paris, France

A contemporary and vibrant design masterpiece located in the heart of the City of Lights and “Le Bar Long” where afternoon tea takes place.

The tea-time menu includes a hot drink, finger sandwiches and a selection of Pierre Hermé pastries, scones, macarons and chocolates.

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Fouquet – Le Joy

99 Av. des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris, France

Fouquet’s Paris is a historic high-end brasserie restaurant in Paris. Entirely revamped by interior designer Jacques Garcia.

Le Joy restaurant invites you to relax in welcoming setting Afternoon Tea. Enjoy beautiful savoury pieces along with delicious pastries.

48€ per guest, 58€ per guest with a glass of Champagne

Served weekends from 3.00pm

Hotel Lutetia

45 Bd Raspail, 75006 Paris, France

Hotel Lutetia is an iconic landmark situated in the vibrant Saint-Germain-des-Prés area of Paris and the only luxury Palace hotel on the city’s Left Bank.

Discover the sweet and savoury delicacies for a Tea Time. The pastry chef has picked his favourite ingredients to offer a delightful afternoon tea to enjoy under the magnificent glass ceiling roof of the Saint-Germain.

48 euros per person – 65 euros per person with a glass of champagne

Served weekends from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Hôtel de Crillon

10 Place de la Concorde; 75008 Paris, France

The Hôtel de Crillon is a historic luxury hotel in Paris which opened in 1909 in a building dating to 1758.

Jardin d’Hiver is the perfect cocoon in which to share a tête-à-tête. Indulge in a homemade hot chocolate – Pana frita, smoked salmon, finger sandwiches, citrus cheesecake, Mont Blanc, homemade scones Nature et figue-cranberry or Puffed brioches.

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La Dinette by Dalloyau

9 Rue de la Monnaie, 75001 Paris, France

Set around an escalator, “Dînette” is impressive. Dalloyau has carved out a niche for themselves in the French pastry world thanks to Pastry World Champion Jérémy Del Val’s talent.

La Samaritaine offered him a pastry counter with a small tearoom with three tables, and bookcase-window displays to show the exclusive entremets he created for the department store.

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56 Rue La Fayette, 75009 Paris, France

T’Xuan is a Chinese tea house in Paris offering indulging pastries. Tea Time is based on an assortment of several small-sized treats.

Hearty, it serves two and comes with a pot of tea, and it is a treat to the eyes and taste buds.

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Fou de Pâtisserie

64 Rue de Seine, 75006 Paris 6

Fou de Pâtisserie has opened its first tea room in Paris 6th arrondissement. Enjoy  beautiful pastries by pastry chefs, brunch, or enjoy a teatime every day.

You will also be able to enjoy ice creams and drinks as well as a selection of savoury treats, including dishes by the best chefs and French artisans.

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Four Seasons George V – Le Galerie

31 Av. George V, 75008 Paris, France

In the heart of the Four Seasons hotel there is an all-day dining lounge adorned with 19th-century art.

The perfect spot to have breakfast and savour a post-shopping tea with sweet creations crafted by Chef Michael Bartocetti or to discover the most famous French dishes with a modern twist by Michelin-starred Chef Alan Taudon.

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Hotel Ritz Paris

15 Pl. Vendôme, 75001 Paris, France

The heart of the Ritz Paris beats to the rhythm of the City of Light. Taking breakfast or French teatime at 15 Place Vendôme always carries the promise of special, memorable moments.

The Ritz Paris is no stranger to this custom of refined living and offers two teatimes, each with a different style and setting.

At the heart of the hotel, the winter garden at the Bar Vendôme hosts a typically British ritual. English-style service comes with little sandwiches, savoury finger biscuits and scones and pastries from the tea trolley.

Served daily from 2.00pm – 6.00pm

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The Peninsula

19 Av. Kléber, 75116 Paris, France

Perfectly situated at 19 Avenue Kléber, The Peninsula sits in the heart of Paris within walking distance of some of the world’s most famous monuments, museums and luxury shopping districts.

With its high ceilings and paintings reflecting the glory of the Belle Epoque, this large reception room has been meticulously restored and you can sit and enjoy an afternoon tea.

Served Friday to Sunday from 3.00pm – 6.00pm

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La Reserve

42 Av. Gabriel, 75008 Paris, France

Midway between Avenue Montaigne and Rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, a stone’s throw from the Champs-Elysées.

La Réserve Paris overlooks some of the city’s key sights: the Eiffel Tower, the Pantheon, the Grand Palais and the Concorde obelisk.

The afternoon tea is served in the Restaurant La Pagode de Cos and it is not to be missed.

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Le Loir Dans la Théière

3 Rue des Rosiers, 75004 Paris, France

The Loir dans la théière source was the story of Alice in Wonderland. A Wall illustration is painted in the middle of this mid-flea market, mid bohemian decor restaurant.

The two pâtissiers are true masters at their craft and they produce sweets and desserts, including the famous lemon meringue and chocolate fondant.

Monday to Sunday 9 am to 7:30 pm

La Mosquée de Paris

39 Rue Geoffroy-Saint-Hilaire, 75005, Paris

You may not have considered an afternoon tea experience in a mosque but if you are looking for something different.

You might consider trying some hot mint tea and Moroccan pastries. This beautiful mosque includes a hammam, souk, restaurant, and courtyard that are open to guests.

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Betjeman & Barton

24 Boulevard des Filles du Calvaire, 75011 Paris

This capital of tea is just a short walk away from the famous Cirque d’Hiver. Bright, modern interior design meets tradition at this stylish new joint: bright, Scandinavian-style wood floors are paired with Baroque-style armchairs.

You can purchase one of their hundreds of varieties of tea, sourced from around the world.  

Opne Tuesday to Friday 9:00am – 7:00pm; Saturday 11:00am – 7:00pm

Musée Jacquemart-André Café

158 Bd Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France

Housed in the mansion’s former dining room, the Café Jacquemart-André is the most beautiful tea room in Paris.

All day, you can break for a snack just a stone’s throw from the Champs-Elysées. Here you can sample a wide range of delicious pastries cooked by the best pastry chefs in Paris, the Pâtisserie Stohrer and Michel Fenet’s Petite Marquise.

Open Monday to Friday from 11.45am – 6.00pm; Saturday from 11.00am

Café de Flore

172 Bd Saint-Germain, 75006 Paris, France

Café de Flore is one of the oldest Parisian cafés, opened in 1885, and in the 20th century it became a popular hub of famous writers, artists, and philosophers.

Today enjoy tea and cake from the sidewalk terrace or inside. Café de Flore serves a selection of Mariage Frères tea.

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Les Deux Magots

6 Place Saint-Germain des Prés, 75006 Paris

The Les Deux Magots is another one of the historic coffee houses in Paris, opened also in 1885 it sits next door to Café de Flore.

The café offers a full menu so you can eat a full meal or just stop for coffee or tea. The café serves a small selection of tea from Dammann Frères.

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Le Café de Chats

9 Rue Sedaine, 75011 Paris, France

The Café des chats is a  restaurant and a tea room in which a dozen cats live in freedom.

These cats have been adopted through animal protection associations. This restaurant and tearoom provides you with the unique possibility of petting cats that solely demand your affection while taking advantage from a selection of teas, quiches, salads, homemade desserts, and a brunch menu on the weekends.

Open Tuesday to Sunday – 12 noon. To 10.30 pm

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