Best Afternoon Tea in Norfolk

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Norfolk 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 Norfolk 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 Norfolk Has To Offer

The Assembly House

Theatre St, Norwich NR2 1RQ

The Assembly Rooms in Norwich are famous for their four tiers served to you under glittering chandeliers! Each of their themed teas are limited edition and available for a short time only.

Previous themes have included Rainbow Unicorn, Alice in Wonderland, Circus, The Wizard of Oz, the annual Assembly House of Horrors Halloween Afternoon Tea, Narnia Afternoon Tea, The Nutcracker Afternoon Tea, Seaside Afternoon Tea, The Queen’s Teatime Afternoon Tea…the list goes on!

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Biddy’s Tea Room

15 Lower Goat Ln, Norwich NR2 1EL

You choose the Afternoon Tea you fancy. Biddy’s Afternoon Teas are made using their cakes and scones, atop a layer of freshly made sandwiches and served with one of their 50 blends of tea.

All cakes and bakes are made in their bakery. They offer up to 20 baked items per day with many options being gluten free, dairy free or vegan.

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The Orangery Tea Room

Ketteringham Hall, Church Rd, Wymondham NR18 9RS

The Orangery Tea Room offers one of the most exquisite afternoon teas in Norfolk!

Their traditional afternoon tea comprises a beautifully presented three-tier stand adorned with finger sandwiches, sweet treats, and freshly-baked mini scones.

Their Sweet treats also evolve accordingly through the seasons, so no matter the time of year, you can always expect something new!

Served from 12 noon

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1-3 Shirehall Plain, Holt NR25 6BG

Byfords afternoon tea includes sandwiches with a variety of fillings, tasty scones with clotted cream and jam, delicious cakes and a freshly brewed pot of tea or coffee!

You’ll need to book your table at least 24 hours in advance of your visit and you can enjoy it in the cosy surroundings of the snug, by the fire in the Café or outside if the weather is sunny enough!

Served daily between 2.30pm and 5.00pm

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Congham Hall Hotel

Lynn Rd, Congham, King’s Lynn PE32 1AH

Congham Hall Hotel in King’s Lynn is the perfect place to indulge yourself or treat a loved one with full afternoon tea in one of their many lounges or in the summer on the terrace or in The Samphire Kitchen.

Take a walk around the herb garden and orchard before or after tea.

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The Cliff Hotel

Cliff Hill, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6DH

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At The Cliff Hotel, you can also enjoy The Cliff Afternoon Tea in their Terrace & Garden while enjoying fantastic views of Gorleston beach.

Indulge in a selection of sweet and savoury items including sandwiches, homemade scones and a delicious selection of desserts accompanied with tea and coffee.

Or why not add extra sparkle to the occasion and compliment your Afternoon Tea with a glass of our house bubbly.

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The Norfolk Mead

Church Loke, Coltishall, Norwich NR12 7DN

Enjoy a selection of sandwiches, fruit and plain scones with clotted cream and local strawberry jam, topped with a selection of homemade cakes of the day.

All dietary requirements can be catered for. The Norfolk Mead is the perfect place to enjoy Afternoon Tea.

Take a stroll in the grounds or watch the longboats on the River Bure before settling into our comfortable sofas to enjoy Afternoon Tea.

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Hatters Tea Shop

Woolwich House, 34 Prince of Wales Road, Cromer NR27 9HS

Traditional afternoon teas are available at Hatters Tea Shop in Cromer with a choice of fruit or cheese scones. They can also serve a gluten free or vegan option.

For all afternoon teas, booking is essential with 24 hours notice.

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Bank House Hotel

King’s Staithe Square, King’s Lynn PE30 1RD

The Bank House Hotel’s menu changes daily and offers modern brasserie food, using top quality fresh ingredients and taking full advantage of the wonderful produce of the area.

Their magnificent afternoon teas, served Friday to Sunday, have become the stuff of legends. They are immensely popular and booking is essential.

They are also available to take away.

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Barnham Broom

Honingham Rd, Barnham Broom, Norwich NR9 4DD

Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea at Barnham Broom in Norwich, served with a selection of fine loose-leaf teas. Or why not upgrade with Champagne, a cocktail or another favourite tipple?

Available daily between 1.00pm and 4.00pm.

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Heydon Village Tea Shop

The St, Heydon, Norwich NR11 6AD

In the idyllic village of Heydon, Karl & Cindy invite you to relax in their award-winning traditional tea shop.

Enjoy a delicious cream tea or sample one or more of their homemade cakes and scones.

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Berni Beans

2 High St, Hunstanton PE36 5AF

Afternoon tea at Berni Beans in Hunstanton includes a selection of deliciously filled sandwiches, freshly baked fruit or cheese scones, homemade cakes and crisps.

Served Thursday to Sunday 12.30pm – 4.00pm

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Petals Tea Room

61 Manor Rd, Dersingham, King’s Lynn PE31 6LH

At Petals Tea Room in Kings Lynn there is a selection of delicious filled finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones with preserves and clotted a cream and a selection of homemade cakes and sweets,

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Beechwood Hotel & Restaurant

20 Cromer Rd, North Walsham NR28 0HD

The perfect venue for an Afternoon Tea is the elegant surroundings of the Beechwood Hotel.

There are a selection of finger sandwiches with a variety of fillings, homemade scones served with clotted cream and Season’s Bounty Norfolk preserves, chocolate choux bun, Victoria Sponge, Carrot cake, Double chocolate slice, Fruit tartlet, and a White Chocolate and Strawberry Panna cotta.

Served Wednesday to Sunday from 2.00pm – 5.00pm and must be pre booked. Please visit the website for further details

The Grove Cromer

95 Overstrand Rd, Cromer NR27 0DJ

Afternoon Tea at The Grove is a truly special occasion. It can be enjoyed in the restaurant, lounge, conservatory or gardens.

They have designed their Afternoon Tea menu to allow guests to really indulge with a selection of traditional, fruit and herbal tea.

And of course, there is always the option to make it a sparkling celebration by adding a glass of champagne!

Served from 2.00pm – 4.00pm

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