Best Afternoon Tea in Kent

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Kent 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 Kent 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 Kent Has To Offer

Chilston Park Hotel

Boughton Rd, Sandway, Maidstone ME17 2BE

At Chilston Park Hotel, located near Maidstone, afternoon tea is served in the Marble Lounge.

This great country house was built for pleasure and it is in the Marble Lounge where this spirit is most prevalent – here you can allow yourself to be indulgent as you devour a selection of pastries, sandwiches and the finest leaf tea under beautiful chandeliers.

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The Falstaff Hotel

8-10 St. Dunstans St, Canterbury CT2 8AF

Relax in the beautiful surroundings of the Falstaff and enjoy a homemade sumptuous afternoon tea in Canterbury.

Relax and dine in the beautiful, beamed lounge with our traditional offering of afternoon tea, which includes cakes, sandwiches and scones.

Served daily from 12.30pm – 2.00pm or 2.30pm – 4.00pm

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Chiddingstone Castle

Chiddingstone Rd, Chiddingstone, Edenbridge TN8 7AH

Chiddingstone Castle has a quintessential Tea Room in a pretty vintage setting.

Choose from homemade cakes, scones and light lunches, traditional English afternoon tea and cream teas.

Sit in the Victorian Room by the range, grab a table in the Grade II listed Courtyard or find a spot by the walled garden overlooking the South lawns after a walk.

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Rowhill Grange

Dartford Rd, Dartford DA2 7QH

At Rowhill Grange you will enjoy delicate finger food with a touch of elegance.

From delicious sandwiches on freshly baked bread to macarons fresh from the pastry chefs, afternoon tea here is the ultimate quintessentially British experience.

Reserve your table for up to 2 hours and take afternoon tea at your leisure.

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Hempstead House Hotel

London Rd, Bapchild, Sittingbourne ME9 9PP

A traditional afternoon tea at Hempstead House Hotel is served in the classic Lakes Restaurant. There is a selection of sandwiches.

Homemade fruit and plain scones served with clotted cream and strawberry preserve and homemade patisserie selection is made in house daily.

Served with unlimited tea or filtered coffee

Served Monday to Saturday 2.00pm – 4.30pm & Sunday 3.00pm – 4.30pm

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The Yarrow Hotel

Ramsgate Rd, Broadstairs CT10 1PN

At The Yarrow hotel, guests can indulge in one of their traditional afternoon teas, with a selection of savoury snacks, alongside a range of mouth-watering scones and homemade cakes.

Afternoon tea can be taken in either the warm solarium, or snug lounge where you’ll be surrounded by history and character allowing you to enjoy every moment of the experience.

Served daily from 2.30pm until 5.00pm.

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Eastwell Manor

Eastwell Park, Ashford TN25 4HR

With ‘Tea for Two’ and afternoon tea options, you can enjoy our selection of freshly cut finger sandwiches and savouries before tucking into warm scones with clotted cream and homemade jam.

Finish off your afternoon tea with sweet treats of beautifully-presented petit fours. Plus, choose from our exceptional range of speciality teas to perfectly accompany your food.

Enjoy a pot of loose-leaf tea of your choice or alternatively, sip on a glass of something extra special with sparkling wine or bubbles.

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The Moat Tea Rooms

67 Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HJ

The Moat Tea Rooms nestle quietly inside the city walls of Canterbury.

Inside the 16th Century building, you will find a warm welcome and a choice from a selection of homemade sandwiches and cakes.

As well as choosing from a large range of loose leaf teas and freshly ground coffee.

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Leeds Castle

Broomfield, Maidstone ME17 1PL

Indulge in a delicious afternoon tea at the Castle View Restaurant.

Savour the taste of a variety of delicate finger sandwiches, mini cakes and golden-baked scones served with British cream and strawberry jam.

Served Monday to Thursday from 12 noon – 2.30pm and Friday to Sunday 12 noon – 3.00pm

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Fleur de Thé

134 High St, Rochester ME1 1JT

At Fleur de Thé in Rochester they have a selection of freshly prepared sandwiches, warm homemade fruit and plain scones with clotted cream and jam and a selection of handmade sweet treats served alongside tea or coffee.

Served daily from 1.00pm – 3.00pm

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Alice & The Hatter, Herne Bay

24 William St, Herne Bay CT6 5EQ

Alice & The Hatter is a unique afternoon tea venue for all ages and tastes.

Located in Herne Bay, Kent, Alice and the Hatter is a purveyor of fine Afternoon teas from the esteemed Tea maker The Hatter.

A warm welcome is assured for all customers while at centre stage a communal space using the ‘Queen of Hearts’ table, which is adorned with a large throne for the ‘special guest’ and, of course, a large teapot.

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Café Nucleus

Halpern Conservancy Board Building, 15 High St, Rochester ME1 1PY

At the award-winning Café Nucleus Rochester a warm welcome awaits. Set in one of Rochester’s grandest buildings, it offers a unique experience unrivalled.

Café Nucleus Rochester is a unique venue for brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and drinks.

Whether you sit downstairs amongst the hustle and bustle of the café or in the grandeur of the Boardroom or relive a past holiday in the garden.

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Tiny Tim’s Tea Room, Canterbury

34 St Margaret’s St, Canterbury CT1 2TG

At Tiny Tim’s Tearoom, guests are treated to a relaxing and luxurious atmosphere that cannot be found anywhere else in the area.

Sit and relax in our chandelier-lit rooms while taking your time in enjoying exquisite tea blends.

They have afternoon tea and cream teas available.

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The Secret Garden, Ashford

Mersham Le Hatch, The Courtyard, Hythe Rd, Mersham, Ashford TN25 6NH

The Secret Garden is located on the Mersham le Hatch Estate formerly owned by Lord Braebourne.

They have been established for over 18 years and are owned by a local Farming Family. Their Afternoon Teas and Cream Teas are truly scrumptious.

Enjoy finger sandwiches, fresh hot scones, homemade cakes and lashings of hot tea and coffee.

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Whitstable Castle & Gardens

Tower Hill, Whitstable CT5 2BW

Whitstable Castle has delightful tea gardens located on Tower Hill, opposite the Castle.

Enjoy a slice of cake whilst relaxing in the gardens and admiring the breathtaking views out to sea.

Please note that afternoon teas are pre-bookable only (at least 24 hours in advance).

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Port Lympne Safari Park

Aldington Rd, Lympne, Hythe CT21 4LR

Enjoy a classic or sparkling afternoon tea at the historic Port Lympne Hotel or on the Western Terrace at the heart of Port Lympne Reserve in Kent.

You’ll be taking tea in the same surroundings as Winston Churchill, Charlie Chaplin and many other famous former guests to the historic mansion house.

Access to the house and 14 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens is included in your afternoon tea experience.

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The Spa Hotel Tunbridge Wells

Langton Rd, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Tunbridge Wells TN4 8XJ

Start with delicate finger sandwiches, hand prepared with high quality and seasonal ingredients, followed by traditional warm scones, freshly baked and served with clotted cream and a choice of preserves.

Next indulge in a selection of beautiful miniature cakes, crafted by our expert Pastry Chefs.

Guests can choose from an extensive range of teas to accompany their Afternoon Tea, or opt for freshly ground coffee.

Served Wednesday to Sunday from 1.30pm – 4.00pm in The Orangery Restaurant

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