Afternoon Tea

A ritual fit for royalty 

Afternoon Tea is a quintessentially English tradition and is upheld in its finest form here at The Milestone, recently highly commended at the 2019 Afternoon Tea Awards.

Served in Cheneston's Restaurant, the Park Lounge or the Conservatory, it is a treat in more ways than one – indulge in a delicious array of delicate finger sandwiches, accompanied by warm freshly baked scones piled high with Devonshire clotted cream and home-made preserves, and a selection of pastries including éclairs, tartlets, cupcakes and macarons. 

Enjoy a vast choice of teas at your leisure in fine surroundings, or perhaps a glass of Champagne, and experience the superior service for which The Milestone is renowned.

Top tip: Let us know which treat you like best and we'll be happy to bring you another, as well as free flowing top-ups of your selected tea or coffee.

Browse our range of Afternoon Tea gift vouchers, the perfect treat for someone special.

Opening Hours

Afternoon Tea:
Three sittings at 1.00pm, 3.00pm and 5.00pm daily

Contact

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7917 1000

Food & Beverage Operations Manager: Grant Cockburn

The Milestone Tea Academy


The Milestone Tea Academy

Advanced booking is required
Milestone Tea Academy

We have proudly been serving Single Estate Teas from our ethical supplier, PMD Tea, for several years. Our tea tutorial marries a selection of the finest PMD Teas with our award-winning Afternoon Tea sandwiches, scones and pastries. The Tea Academy is hosted by Dananjaya Silva, Managing Director of PMD Tea, in the stunning setting of Cheneston's restaurant, with crisp white table linen, exquisite rose centrepieces, mahogany furniture and beautiful Victorian leaded windows. Dan will guide you through the history of tea and how to expertly pair tea with food, creating the ultimate Tea Academy experience.  

Upcoming dates: 27th July, 28th September and 9th November 2019

Price: £70.00 per person | £80.00 per person (including a glass of Champagne) 

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The Milestone Tea Academy

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Afternoon Tea Parties

The Palace Lounge

An Afternoon Tea is the ideal way to celebrate a special occasion - or simply the perfect excuse to get together with friends! 

The Oratory and Conservatory are an excellent option for those looking to book a private Afternoon Tea - and we even have our very own Sabrage Master who will be more than happy to open your Champagne with a sabre, which is bound to impress. 

Special dietary requirements

We will be delighted to accommodate your Afternoon Tea with any special dietary requirements that you and your guests may have, including vegetarian sandwiches, gluten free breads, pastries and scones. If requested, please note that we will endeavour to ensure that there are no nuts in the Afternoon Tea offering – however all products are produced in an environment where nuts are used and we cannot guarantee that our food is 100% free from nuts or nut traces.

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