Afternoon Tea

A ritual fit for royalty

There is no better place to enjoy this traditional English occasion than sitting back in our Palace Lounge overlooking the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace. 

The pastry kitchen at The Rubens is led by our talented Head Pastry Chef, Nell, producing the freshest pastries and cakes for our guests to enjoy. With a reputation as one of the best in London, and recently commended at the Afternoon Tea Awards 2016, we pay respect to the traditional of Afternoon Tea whilst incorporating fresh twists along the way. We also cater for a range of dietary requirements.




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Afternoon Tea Parties - Groups of 10+

Palace Lounge

Afternoon Tea is very popular for celebrations, especially for those catching up with friends, hosting a baby shower, birthday or hen party. And where better to celebrate than close to Buckingham Palace, which has also enjoyed the excitement of weddings and babies in recent times! We are very pleased to welcome groups of more than 10 guests to enjoy Afternoon Tea in The Old Master's Restaurant between 2.30pm and 5.00pm for £25 per person. Please call us on +44 (0) 20 7834 6600 for more information and to book.