Whether you’re staying with us or just passing through, find your perfect Afternoon Tea at Coombe Abbey Hotel, guaranteed to leave a sweet taste in your mouth.

With four afternoon tea experiences, beautifully tasting food and something for everyone, it’s one not to be missed.

Monk’s Afternoon Tea

Monk's afternoon tea

Perfect for those who enjoy a savoury palette, Monk’s Afternoon Tea offers a fine selection of cheese, grapes and scones. Much like a refined cheese board, this afternoon tea at Coombe Abbey Hotel is a twist on the traditional. 

A smaller portion ideal for a light afternoon bite, Monk’s afternoon tea includes warm, freshly baked cheddar and parmesan scones, perfect on their own or topped with butter. A selection of quintessentially British cheeses including cheddar, Wensleydale and blue cheese. A delicious pot of apple and cider chutney and a serving of celery and grapes can be washed down with your choice of loose leaf tea. If you wish to have a mixture of sweet and savoury, Monk’s also offers scones complemented with jam and Cornish clotted cream.

Enjoy for just £16.95 pp but make sure to pre-book if Monk’s sounds like your cup of tea.

Abbot’s Traditional Afternoon Tea

Abbots afternoon tea

Afternoon Tea at Coombe Abbey Hotel has been named one of the best 30 sites in the UK to enjoy the traditional treat. Nothing quite beats the popular Abbot’s Traditional Afternoon Tea. This delight can be enjoyed with a freshly brewed cup of tea, a divine selection of delicate sandwiches and an array of mouth-watering cakes, all served in our Garden Room Restaurant.

The extensive menu offers finger sandwiches including Croxton Manor cheddar & red onion marmalade and Greenland prawn, smoked salmon, cream cheese & lemon balm, all served on artisan breads. Follow on with a burst of sweet flavour in our raspberry & candied lemon zest dome or tuck into our speciality mini “La Rose”, mango mousse & passion fruit. Of course, finish off your Coombe Abbey Hotel afternoon tea with a delicious scone, topped with Cornish clotted cream and fruity jam.

£32.50 Per Person (Midweek), £35.00 Per Person (Weekend). Indulge in the tradition and book now. 

Knight’s Afternoon Tea

Knight's afternoon tea

Offering the best of British, Knight’s Afternoon Tea is one to behold. Fresh and daily made, this menu is the epitome of British favourites all served in miniature form with an explosion of flavour. 

With a malt kiln pork pie and homemade sausage roll served alongside buttermilk fried chicken & chipotle sliders and more, the savoury menu is truly show stopping. Afternoon tea at Coombe Abbey Hotel just got better with a choice of a freshly baked farmhouse cheddar scone with whipped garlic butter or an array of sweet cakes. Indulge in a potted white chocolate, rhubarb & stem ginger cheesecake or enjoy a traditional mini Victoria sponge.

Available daily for just £32.50 per person, book now to experience the British classics.

Sparkling Afternoon Tea

Finally, a tipple treat ideal for a bubbly lunch. An exciting twist on Abbots, introduces the Sparkling Afternoon Tea, enjoyed with a glass of fizz in hand. 

Presented on a tiered stand, the afternoon tea at Coombe Abbey Hotel is served with either a glass of our finest house champagne, prosecco, or glass of Laurent-Perrier Cuvee Rosé Brut champagne. Boasting a mouth-watering selection of sweet and savoury finger sandwiches and a beautiful choice of scrumptious cakes, the Sparking afternoon tea is the perfect accompaniment for a bubbly afternoon treat.

What’s more, you can sample our very own gin alongside your afternoon tea. Created with Thousand Trades Distillery, the refreshing gin uses Juniper Berries, Coriander, Orris Root and Grapefruit, all lovingly distilled with secret ingredients inspired by the flora at Coombe Abbey.

Prosecco – £37.50 per person (Midweek) or £40.00 per person (Weekend)

House champagne – £41.50 per person (Midweek) or £44.00 per person (Weekend)

Greyfriars – £39.50 per person (Midweek) or £42.00 per person (Weekend)

If this sounds like your tipple, then pre-book with us today. 


With all these delicious choices on offer, which afternoon tea at Coombe Abbey Hotel sounds like your perfect cup of tea? Book your table now to experience a true British delight.