Best Afternoon Tea in Exeter

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Exeter 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 Exeter 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 Exeter

Hotel Du Vin

Magdalen St, Exeter EX2 4HY

Sample a range of outstandingly good tea infusions created by Bird and Blend Teas who focus on developing unique blends of tea.

Hotel Du Vins afternoon tea includes all of the classic finger sandwiches, scones and delicious cakes and if you are celebrating you can even add Champagne.

Served daily from 12 noon – 5.00pm

Please visit the website for further details

Colson’s Restaurant

3 Catherine Street, Exeter EX1 1EU

At Colson’s Restaurant in Exeter you can indulge in a British Afternoon Tea.

Savour a selection of finely cut sandwiches, assorted homemade patisserie cakes and biscuits, freshly baked fruit and plain scones with Devon clotted cream and preserves.

All accompanied with a choice of tea or coffee from our selection and an optional glass of Champagne.

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Winslade Manor

Manor Drive, Clyst St Mary, Exeter EX5 1FY

The Winslade Manor afternoon tea includes sandwiches such as roast sirloin of beef, horseradish mayonnaise on granary bread;

Freshly baked fruit and plain scones with Rodda’s clotted cream and strawberry jam and an assortment of pastries and cakes.

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23 Bittern Rd, Sowton Industrial Estate, Exeter EX2 7LW

The Fresha Café in Exeter is a wonderful place to meet a friend for afternoon tea.

You can have peace of mind that you will experience the freshest, tastiest food using ingredients from the best suppliers in the West Country combined with award winning service standards.

Mouth-watering cakes and treats are available throughout the day.

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Eat on the Green

2 Cathedral Cl, Exeter EX1 1EZ

Eat on the Green is an independent restaurant in the heart of Exeter, owned and managed by a team who are passionate about creating great food using local, free range produce.

Their lunches and afternoon teas are prepared with the finest of ingredients from local suppliers. They are proud to buy directly from local farmers, growers, roasters, blenders and brewers.

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The Ivy Exeter

65-67 High St, Exeter EX4 3DT

Afternoon tea at the Ivy Exeter includes smoked salmon and cream cheese finger sandwiches; warm fruited scones with clotted cream, fresh strawberries and strawberry preserve.

Sweets include honeycomb and dark chocolate plant pot, Almond and Black Bee honey macaron, Mango and coconut smoothie, Red velvet raspberry cake Includes a choice of teas, infusions or coffees

Served daily from 3.00pm and 4.45pm

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The Hidden Treasure Tea Room

Bristol · Exeter · Malmesbury · Bath

From the simplest teatime sandwiches and traditional buttermilk scones to the daintiest sweet fancies and bitesize treats, a tea party creates the perfect space for you to relax and indulge.

Whether your style is British, French farmhouse chic or more Mad Hatter’s tea party, The Hidden Treasure Tea Room will find a menu that works for you and your guests.

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Wear Park Restaurant

Golf and Country Club, Exeter Golf and Country Club, Topsham Rd, Exeter EX2 7AE

Wear Park Restaurant celebrates the best of local produce with elegant, contemporary menus of seasonal ingredients.

Enjoy the relaxed elegance of the Georgian restaurant, with scones, cakes, fancies, finger sandwiches and brioche rolls – freshly-made, tenderly created and served with a passion for the finer things in life.

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The Coffee Cellar

22 The Quay, Exeter EX2 4AP

At the Coffee Cellar, they pride themselves on not just the quality of our coffee but also the art form that lies in its proper preparation.

The Coffee Cellar is an independent business located in the heart of Exeter’s popular tourist hangout.

The rustic, homely atmosphere inside our wonderful doors is the perfect retreat on a cold winter’s day and you can’t beat the quayside seating on a sunny day.

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Margoux at Princesshay

20 Bedford street, Exeter EX1 1GJ

From vegetarian to vegan and gluten or dairy free, if there is something you love the sound of, simply mention it to the staff.

Their high tea is the perfect gift for any occasion. Catch up over a handcrafted array of sweet and savoury delights carefully created by the in-house pastry chef that morning.

Please give 48 hours notice beforehand.

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Bovey Castle

Bovey Castle, North Bovey, Newton Abbot TQ13 8RE

Enjoy an afternoon tea at Bovey Castle. Experience the best available in Devon and try freshly baked scones, delicate sandwiches, homemade cakes and pastries, served alongside fine teas poured in china cups.

All Afternoon Teas can be enjoyed seated in the Great Western Restaurant.

Served daily from 1.00pm – 4.00pm

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Devon Hotel

Old Matford Ln, Exeter EX2 8XU

Treat yourself to a luxury afternoon tea in the elegant and luxury setting of The Devon Hotel. Traditional cream teas don’t come better than this.

Enjoy a traditional Devon scone served with Devon clotted cream and strawberry jam, your choice of finger sandwiches, flapjack, chocolate brownie and macaroons all served with a pot of freshly brewed tea or coffee.

Served daily from 2.15pm – 5.30pm

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