Thursday, 1 August 2013

Evergreen Afternoon Tea At The Athenaeum Hotel, London

With its central location on Piccadilly overlooking Green Park, the five-star Athenaeum is a short walk to Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, Bond Street and the theatre district. Comfortable and luxurious décor adorns the cosy, secluded Garden Room, where Afternoon Tea is taken.

In 2012 The Athenaeum was awarded 'Top London Afternoon Tea' by The Tea Guild and in 2013 received 'The Tea Guild special Award of Excellence' in recognition of its outstanding quality and consistently high standards in Afternoon Tea service.

Evergreen Afternoon Tea

The Athenaeum Evergreen-Tea is a fusion of a traditional English Afternoon Tea with a breath of botanical, floral flavours inspired by the hotel's enchanting Living Wall. The Athenaeum's Evergreen-Tea is priced at £29.50 per person, or £36.50 including a a Glass of Rose Petal Champagne. You can view the menu below:

Traditional English Finger Sandwiches

Freshly Baked Orange Blossom Scones and Toasted Crumpets
with Homemade Jam, Lemon Curd and Devonshire Clotted Cream

Selection of Homemade Pastries including Bird Cookies, Fairy Cakes with
Sugar Flowers and Mixed Fruit Tartlets

Your choice of Tea, Herbal Tea or Infusion

£29.50 per person

It's one of those exquisite things in life that you simply have to do. Afternoon Tea in Mayfair…dainty and decadent delicacies… leaf tea in china teacups… pink champagne or Kir Royale… the perfect way to spend the afternoon chatting and relaxing!

1 comment:

  1. Crumpets! One so rarely finds crumpets on the menu in the States; is it unusual to find them on a tea menu in London? Afternoon tea is indeed "the perfect way to spend the afternoon chatting and relaxing!"