In this article, we share some of our favourite afternoon tea hotspots that you simply can’t miss this autumn.
If you’re looking for the perfect Instagrammable moment, Peggy Porschen’s perfectly pink interiors and equally lovely treats are not to be missed during the cosy season. Indulge in tastes of pumpkin spice and plenty of chocolatey desires as you spend the afternoon comforted by soft pink and blue hues. Plus, there are plenty of new items to try this season, from pumpkin patch cupcakes and Peggy’s ‘Too Cute to Speak’ collection of cupcakes and cookies.
Pair your tiered stand with a selection from Peggy’s exclusive blend of teas and infusions, seasonal pumpkin spice latte, or opt for something sparkling to toast your special occasion.
219 King’s Road, Chelsea, SW3 5EJ
At Beaufort House, you’ll be spoilt for choice with unique cakes and freshly filled sandwiches available. From chicken caesar wraps to tangy tomato and mozzarella sandwiches, you’ll find yourself rummaging for room to fit in those delicious desserts.
354 King’s Road, Chelsea SW3 5UZ
Fabrique Bakery recently opened in Designers Guild on the King’s Road and is open from early morning to late afternoon. With a beautiful selection of freshly baked and handmade goods prepared in a stone oven, and plenty of glorious art to explore, this one is not to be missed.
267-277 King’s Rd, London SW3 5EN
For those with little four-legged friends, Love My Human Townhouse offers a brilliant, quirky way to do afternoon tea. Fancy popping to your local dog-friendly cafe for some dachshund-shaped sandwiches? They even have a full doggy-friendly menu to satisfy your peckish pooch.
308 King’s Road, Chelsea SW3 5UU
Our favourite cafe in Chelsea continues to offer fantastic seasonal afternoon tea menus all year round. Rare-breed hen egg, mustard cress and truffle on an onion-seed loaf are just some of the savoured sandwiches available, and you can enjoy the sweetest of treats from a millionaire bar to strawberry delice.
350 King’s Road, SW3 5UU
For a more traditional afternoon tea, 11 Cadogan Gardens honours the best of British, with soft scones and succulent coronation chicken sandwiches ready to eat throughout the day. Whether you fancy a comforting cup of tea or a glass of Laurent-Perrier champagne, there is something for everyone at 11 Cadogan Gardens.
11 Cadogan Gardens, SW3 2RJ