Best Afternoon Tea in Berkshire

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Berkshire 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 Berkshire 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 Berkshire Has To Offer

The Vineyard Hotel

Stockcross, Newbury RG20 8JU

You can tuck into afternoon tea in the Berkshire countryside. There are tiers of sweet and savoury treats including your choice of exotic tea, infusion, or freshly brewed coffee.

The full afternoon tea features delicate finger sandwiches, tarts and patisserie, and a selection of freshly baked scones, clotted cream and jam.

Served daily from 3.00pm

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Coworth Park

Blacknest Rd, Sunningdale, Ascot SL5 7SE

Visit Coworth Park for an indulgent Berkshire afternoon tea experience. You can enjoy your afternoon tea in a well-lit room or cosy up by a fireplace.

The delicious afternoon treat, complimented by the beautifully crafted and freshly-prepared pastries, is served in a dining space overlooking the grounds if you find yourself in the conservatory.

Served daily from 12.30pm – 4.30pm

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The Roseate

26 The Forbury, Reading RG1 3EJ

Enjoy a delectable range of sandwiches, fresh scones served with traditional clotted cream and homemade jams or a selection of sweet treats and savouries served with the finest blends of teas from around the world, topped off with a glass of Moet & Chandon Champagne, if you wish.

Celebrate the legacy of ‘Biscuit Town’ over a special Afternoon Tea inspired by Huntley & Palmers. Indulge in delicious cakes, ‘Strawberry Mousse and Breton Coconut & Ginger Biscuit’ and ‘Rich Dark Chocolate, Hazelnut Praline Tart, Coffee Gel and Chocolate Biscuit Crumbs’

Served daily from 12.30pm – 4.30pm

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Veeno Wine Cafe

Minerva House, 20 Valpy St, Reading RG1 1AR

Enjoy a delicious Italian afternoon tea for two at Veeno in Reading. You will enjoy a selection of Focaccia, meats and cheese, chocolate cake, lemon cake and scones with mascarpone and strawberry jam.

Of course this is served with a pot of tea or coffee.

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The Royal Oak

The Square, Yattendon RG18 0UG

Rarely was a venue more suited to serving a classic English afternoon tea than The Royal Oak, Yattendon. In the summer you can sit under the pergola in the walled garden or curl up next to the log fire in the winter.

There are freshly baked homemade scones, fresh cut sandwiches, delicious cakes, afternoon pastries and fancies, pre bookings only.

Served Monday to Saturday from 3.00pm – 5.00pm

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The Retreat at Elcot Park

Elcot, Newbury RG20 8NJ

Afternoon Tea at the Retreat is an experience not to be missed.

Their Afternoon Tea is served in the Orangery, or – weather permitting – on the terrace, with spectacular views of the North Wessex Downs.

The Highclere Afternoon Tea includes finger sandwiches, plain and fruity scones, clotted cream, homemade jam, tea or coffee and a selection of seasonal sweet treats.

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De Vere Wokefield Estate

Goodboy’s Ln, Reading RG7 3AE

With views across the grounds and golf course, afternoon tea in the mansion house is a lovely experience.

Alternatively, when the weather is behaving, afternoon tea can be taken al fresco on the terrace.

The Menu changes with the seasons, but you’ll typically find such treats as tomato tarts, cream cheese, cucumber and watercress sandwiches and scones with clotted cream and jam.

Served daily from 1.00pm – 3.00pm

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Cantley Hotel

Milton Rd, Wokingham RG40 1JY

Indulge in a delicious Afternoon Tea at Cantley House Hotel; an impressive Victorian Manor House with converted Stable Barns located in Wokingham.

Set amongst acres of Berkshire countryside, Cantley House Hotel is a popular venue for one of the most English of traditions – Afternoon Tea.

Enjoy a selection of finger sandwiches, scones and cakes on a daily basis, everything is homemade.

They are able to cater for a number of dietary requirements and offer vegetarian, vegan and gluten free afternoon teas.

Served daily from 12 noon – 5.00pm

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Shillingford Bridge Hotel

Wallingford OX10 8LZ

Enjoy our tasty seasonal offerings overlooking the Thames and enjoy a Great Afternoon Tea or a Snack Meal in the Bar and Lounge area.

In the summer sit out on the patio or beside the Thames. Cream tea includes scones with jam and clotted cream.

Or take a full afternoon tea with a selection of sandwiches, scones and cakes served with tea or coffee.

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The Pantry

The Square, Yattendon, Thatcham RG18 0UF

The Pantry serves home cooked breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and on Saturdays, an all-day brunch menu.

Their homemade cakes are baked on site by patisserie chefs. Afternoon tea includes a selection of finger sandwiches.

Freshly baked sultana and plain scones, served with Devon clotted cream and strawberry jam and an assortment of mini cakes.

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Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa

Old Oxford Rd, Donnington, Newbury RG14 3AG

Enjoy afternoon tea by the poolside, in the bar, in the lounge or even in your room!

There are delicate sandwiches, a selection of teas, homemade cakes and scones, jam and clotted cream. This is served with teas from the London Tea Company.

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Basildon Park

Lower Basildon, Reading RG8 9NR

Located on the ground floor of the mansion, the tea-room at Basildon Park is the perfect place to stop and relax on a visit.

With delicious treats and a seasonal menu, as well as traditional cream teas, there’s sure to be something to tempt you.

Hot food such as sausage rolls, jacket potatoes and soups is available, as well as sandwiches, cakes and drinks.

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Basingstoke Rd, Aldermaston, Reading RG7 4LD

Treat yourself to afternoon tea at Mulberry & Thyme. Choose from either the classic sweet afternoon tea or try their new savoury afternoon tea.

All with limitless freshly brewed tea of filter coffee and a choice of sandwich fillings. A minimum of 48 hours notice is required.

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Cliveden House

Cliveden Rd, Taplow, Maidenhead SL6 0JF

Cliveden House is delighted to introduce a delicious new afternoon tea menu with sweet delights inspired by flowers that grow in the Kings’ Royal Gardens and savoury treats that use the finest products from Sandringham’s farm.

Part of the much-loved country retreat of the British Royal Family.

Served Monday to Saturday in the Cliveden Dining Room from noon – 2.30pm Served Sundays in the Great Hall 4.15pm – 4.30pm

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