Created and served by the award-winning team at The Dorchester, head pastry chef David Girard and designer florist Philip Hammond have collaborated to create an exquisite offering of delicate and elegant pastries

Located to the north of Ranelagh Gardens

A selection of chilled champagnes and fine wines also available for purchase

Full waiter service

Pre-bookable tables

The Dorchester's Floral Afternoon Tea

11.30am–7.15pm Tuesday to Friday and 11.30am–4.45pm Saturday 

  • a selection of finger sandwiches
  • warm scones served with seasonal jam and clotted cream
  • a choice of teas
  • all accompanied by a glass of chilled champagne
 

Additional options

Those unable to join us for afternoon tea can still experience The Dorchester’s Drawing Room at the new pop-up bar modelled on The Promenade Bar, which will be serving floral cocktails and champagne. The signature cocktail, Her Majesty’s Cup, will be served from a floral teapot and comes with a ‘bar bite’ made-up of a dressed scone, a selection of finger sandwiches and two RHS Chelsea Flower Show inspired pastries.

Can't attend the show?

For those unable to attend the show, we are inviting guests to join us at The Promenade at The Dorchester for a floral inspired champagne afternoon tea, from 22–28 May inclusive. See more details or request a reservation.

Please note: this afternoon tea offering is served at The Dorchester as opposed to at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

Booking

Advance booking has now closed, but please check at the restaurant on the day in case of cancellations.

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