Best Afternoon Tea in Arundel

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Arundel 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 Arundel 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 Arundel Has To Offer

Amberley Castle

Church St, Amberley, Arundel BN18 9LT

Served in the lounges, the Great Room and on the terrace is a sumptuous home-made afternoon tea of finger sandwiches, fruit and plain scones with clotted cream and seasonal preserve, and a selection of delicious cakes, quiche and sausage rolls. Served with your choice of tea or coffee.

Full Afternoon Tea £40; Champagne Flight Afternoon Tea £72.50

Served Wednesday – Sunday 12.30pm – 4.30pm  

Cockburn’s Tea Rooms

43 High St, Arundel BN18 9AG

Established in 2013, Cockburn’s is an independent tea room in Arundel. Tea is served on a tiered cake stand with sandwiches, homemade cakes, freshly baked scones with clotted cream and Sussex preserve. Served with two pots of loose leaf tea from their selection.

Priced at £37.90

Visit the website for further details

Arundel Castle

Arundel BN18 9AB

Afternoon tea can be enjoyed in the restaurant of the stunning Arundel Castle which is open to the public all year round. The restaurant is the original castle servants’ hall and the decor and furniture will take you back in time.

The Coffee Shop in the Castle sells a range of sandwiches and indulgent cakes to accompany your cappuccino or Earl Grey, as well as shortbread biscuits and fruit scones baked locally.

Served daily from 10am-4.30pm

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Avisford Park Hotel

Yapton Lane, Walberton, BN18 0LS

Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea at the Avisford Park Hotel with freshly made finger sandwiches, cakes, scones with clotted cream and jam and a choice of tea.

Gluten-free afternoon tea is available and children of all ages are welcome.

Served daily from 2.00 – 4.30pm

Visit the website for further details

Amberley Tea Room

The Square, Amberley, BN18 9SR

Amberley village tearoom is a traditional tearoom set in the heart of the village, within a few minutes walk of the South downs way. This adorable venue is a traditional tearoom who serve wonderful homemade fluffy scones.

Open weekends 10.30am-5.00pm

Visit their Facebook page for further details

Swanbourne Lodge Tea Room

Mill Rd, Arundel BN18 9PA

Swanbourne Lodge is a grade 2 listed building overlooking the beautiful Swanbourne Lake in Arundel.They serve a selection of scones with strawberry jam & clotted cream, cakes, sandwiches and a pot of tea or small filter coffee (50p extra for latte, cappuccino or soft drink).

Priced at £13.95 for one; £12.50 per person for two people or more.

Open Monday to Sunday from 9.30am – 4.30pm


13 High St, Arundel BN18 9AD

Lulamae’s is family run cafe serving tasty homemade cakes and scones as well as breakfast and light lunches.

Visit their Facebook page for further details

Motte and Bailey Cafe

49 High St, Arundel BN18 9AG

At the Motte and Bailey Cafe  you can enjoy a traditional cream tea which includes a fruit or plain scone, clotted cream and jam which is  served with a pot of tea of filter coffee.

Traditional Cream Tea £5.95

Open Monday to Sunday 8.30am – 5.00pm

Riverside Tea Rooms

Houghton Bridge, Amberley, Arundel BN18 9LP

Set in the stunning scenery of the South Downs National Park and perfectly placed on the River Arun, Riverside South Downs is the ideal place to enjoy a cream tea.

Enjoy an assortment of freshly cut sandwiches, delicious mini cakes, tea for one, large warm fruit or plain scone, clotted cream and jam.

From £16.95

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The Norfolk Arms Hotel

High St, Arundel BN18 9AB

Located in the shadow of Arundel Castle, The Norfolk Arms Hotel is anything but old – with its newly refurbished restaurant and bars, offering you a quintessentially wonderful place to enjoy afternoon tea.

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