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Afternoon Tea at the Athenaeum

116 Piccadilly | Athenaeum Hotel & Apartments, London W1J 7BJ, England
+44 20 7640 3333
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Half portions - and less - in my gentleman’s afternoon tea?!

We booked tea for three at the Athenaeum which was served in the bar area of the hotel. Two of us... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mipanko
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London, UK
Very disappointed

Please read the review I have just written for The Athenaeum Hotel and Residences about my... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
JanehAmersham
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Amersham, Bucks
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116 Piccadilly | Athenaeum Hotel & Apartments, London W1J 7BJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked tea for three at the Athenaeum which was served in the bar area of the hotel. Two of us chose the Gentleman’s afternoon tea and my partner opted for the royal afternoon tea. I think, on the whole, I have to say that...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Please read the review I have just written for The Athenaeum Hotel and Residences about my experience today with Afternoon Tea. We were offered water but not made aware there would be an additional £5.50 charge for an open bottle with a house logo on...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We visited for my husband's birthday on 12th October and a Gentleman's Tea seemed a novel idea. The menu craftily says it is to be shared by the whole table. ...in our case two of us at £32 each. The tea is designed by Galvins...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had the pleasure of visiting the Athaneum for their afternoon tea at 12.30am today. It was a pure delight. We arrived 30min before our reservation time and were kindly escorted to the bar to start the tea portion of our afternoon...More

2  Thank olynessa
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

I am a Londoner and have had Afternoon Tea at many of the high end hotels in the city, but this hands down has got to be the worst. The food itself was actually ok, but the service was dreadful. My group of 7 friends...More

1  Thank Harvestmoon123
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Excellent attentive service we were lucky enough to have been a gift voucher for afternoon tea unfortunately we didn't realise that we needed to activate the voucher the staff were brilliant they helped us activate the voucher and this excellent friendly service carried on throughout...More

Thank Caz B
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

At the beginning the service was good and people in the reception that guy was incredibly kind to guest and not even direct us to the washroom also open the door for us.The staff in basement was good before changing shift at 15:00.The guy before...More

Thank Philippa S
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A very special celebration was met with very special service and exquisite afternoon tea with champagne - 10/10 beautifully done We had a spa first at the same hotel- great combo and great value for money

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Booked this Afternoon Tea via E-Mail and received excellent and polite responses. We were welcomed into the hotel and directed to the bookings desk. The hotel were expecting us and we were seated by the window. The setting is light and airy and very modern,...More

1  Thank Cathinski
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Lovely afternoon tea in the heart of London. The scones were warm and fresh and the macarons were delicious some of the best I have had with an afternoon tea for a long time. Service was attentive and efficient and selection of wines extensive. No...More

1  Thank VisionaryTraveller17
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