Best Afternoon Tea in Richmond

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Richmond 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 Richmond 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:

10 Afternoon Teas Richmond Has To Offer

Afternoon Tea Richmond - Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, TW9 3AE

Enjoy an afternoon tea overlooking the lush landscapes of Kew Gardens. Afternoon tea is served in The Botanical restaurant, boasting beautiful views of the Pond and the exotic Palm House, although this restaurant is currently closed for renovation.

There is a choice of traditional, vegetarian or gardener’s afternoon tea, with sandwiches, savoury bites, scones with clotted cream and jam, pastries and a choice of teas.

See prices open re-opening of the Botanical Restaurant

Afternoon Tea is usually served 2.30pm to 4.30pm every day.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - Bingham Riverhouse

Bingham Riverhouse

61-63 Petersham Road, TW10 6UT

The Bingham’s windows overlook gardens and the Thames making it one of the loveliest restaurants for afternoon tea.

On the menu you’ll find sandwiches and freshly-baked fruit scones as well as salted caramel profiteroles and lemon meringue tart. There is a large selection of teas  including jasmine pearls, organic rosebud and English breakfast.

Visit the website for prices

Served Monday to Saturday 3.30-5.00pm; Sunday 4.00pm.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - The Gate at Richmond Harbour Hotel

The Gate

Richmond Harbour Hotel & Spa, Richmond Hill, TW10 6RP

The Gate restaurant is perfect for anyone interested in eating alfresco, with plenty of greenery inside the restaurant and a conservatory which leads out onto a garden terrace.

Expect a delecious array of finger sandwiches, followed up by scones with clotted cream and jam, as well as a selection of homemade cakes.

£19.95 per person (£25.95 with Champagne); Kids £9.95

Served daily from 2.30-5.30pm.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - The Ivy Cafe

The Ivy Cafe

9-11 Hill Street, TW9 1SX

Head upstairs to the Isabella room which has a natural brightness and the tables are always decorated with seasonal flowers and tea lights.

Enjoy finger sandwiches, scones, cheesecake and salted caramel mousse as well as other sweet treats.

Visit the website for prices

Served from Monday to Sunday 3-5.00pm.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - The Petersham Hotel

The Petersham Hotel

Petersham Hotel, Nightingale Lane, TW10 6UZ

The Restaurant at the Petersham boasts some great views over the river Thames.

Enjoy a great selection of finger sandwiches, salted caramel tart, apple crumble with matcha cream, a strawberry yoghurt puzzle and Gâteau Opéra. There are lots of loose leaf teas including Persian pomegranate or you can order a glass of Champagne.

£32.50 per person

Served daily 2.00-6.00pm.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - Petersham Nurseries

Petersham Nurseries

Church Lane, Richmond, TW10 7AG

A magnificent hand blown Florentine cake stand is the centre piece of every table. Showcasing the sweet and savoury delicacies and seasonal flowers. Petersham Nurseries is a favourite spot for many.

Enjoy English classics such as milk bun sandwiches and scones, combined with Italian dolci of crisp cannoli and warm bombolini.

Thre are also botanical, tea-infused cocktails including elderflower and chamomile, and cardamom and rose.

Prices start at £45 per person or £55 per person including a glass of prosecco or tea tail. The flower posey can be added to the bill for £15.

Served Thursday to Sunday, 3pm – 4.30pm.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - The Original Maids of Honour

The Original Maids of Honour

288 Kew Road, Richmond, TW9 3DU

Established in 1868, these guys have been doing tea and cakes for a very long time. There are a selection of high teas and special afternoon teas available, all with the classic finger sandwiches, scones and dessert selection, these are currently also available for takeaways.

Prices start from £25

Visit the website for opening times.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - 144 On The Hill

144 on The Hill at Richmond Hill Hotel

144-148 Richmond Hill, Richmond , TW10 6RW

144’s delicious afternoon tea is inspired by the beautiful hilltop surroundings. Indulge in an array sandwiches on artisan bread, sweet scones and a indulgent patisserie selection as well as a huge Whittard tea selection.

Afternoon tea is £38 per person (Traditional, savoury and vegan options available)

Served daily 12.30pm-5.00pm 

Afternoon Tea Richmond - The Tea Rooms Pembroke Lodge

The Tea Rooms, Pembroke Lodge

Richmond Park, London, TW10 5HX

If you’re looking for a nice day out, surrounded by trees and a classic cream tea, look no further than Pembroke Lodge. The Grade II listed Georgian mansion is set in the beautiful and vast Richmond Park. Picnic boxes are currently available from the Butlers Pantry to pick up.

See website for further details

Pembroke Lodge is open seven days a week from 11.00am to 4.00pm.

Afternoon Tea Richmond - Slug & Lettuce

Slug & Lettuce

Riverside House, Water Lane, Richmond, TW9 1TJ

Indulge in one of two afternoon teas, offering tasty savouries alongside scones served with Tiptree strawberry jam and clotted cream and a yummy Limoncello drizzle sponge and cookie-crumb profiteroles. Delicious!

Classic tea £12 per person, Tipsy tea £18 per person

Served daily from 12 noon -4.30pm

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