Afternoon tea offers in Hertfordshire

PUBLISHED: 12:00 12 September 2018 | UPDATED: 14:48 12 September 2018

These afternoon tea offers in Hertfordshire (photo: Michele Jackson, Getty Image/iStockphoto)

These afternoon tea offers in Hertfordshire (photo: Michele Jackson, Getty Image/iStockphoto)

This content is subject to copyright.

From a free glass of Prosecco to a limited edition chocolate option, we’ve gathered some great afternoon tea offers to try

Sopwell House

Cottonmill Lane, St Albans AL1 2HQ

Indulge in a spot of afternoon tea at Sopwell House. Originating in the early 1900s from Anna the 7th Duchess of Bedford, Afternoon Tea was traditionally served with bread and butter to avoid hunger between lunch and dinner. It quickly became a British norm with the addition of fancy pastries and scones!

Our Traditional Afternoon Tea is served on a beautiful tiered stand and includes a selection of delicious sandwiches and freshly baked scones served with Devonshire clotted cream and strawberry preserve. These are accompanied by homemade sweet delights and your choice of Newby Loose Leaf Tea or coffee. For a limited time only enjoy a free glass of prosecco with your Traditional Afternoon Tea, Mon – Thurs, 12.30 – 2pm. Available until 31st October 2018.

Terms and conditions apply. Please quote ‘Herts Tea’ to redeem at booking. Not available in conjunction with any other offer. Traditional Afternoon Tea only.

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Afternoon tea at Sopwell House (Art Is Life Photography)Afternoon tea at Sopwell House (Art Is Life Photography)

Yummy Mummy’s Cakes

64a High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SP

“The best afternoon tea outside of London!” - Yummy Mummys Cakes. Join Yummy Mummy’s cake parlour for a spot of afternoon tea. Ideal for a birthday celebration, catch ups with friends, hen parties, baby showers – or just because it’s after midday!

Relax and indulge in freshly baked sweet and savoury treats from the specially crafted menu, available every day. Finger sandwich fillings include; roast ham, cheddar cheese, roast chicken, tuna & cucumber, smoked salmon & cream cheese, egg & cress, mozzarella & Parma ham, roast beef & horseradish cream. Cake selection includes assorted layer cakes, meringues, macaroons, brownies, homemade scones with clotted cream & raspberry jam and signature mini cupcakes.

Plus bottomless tea & filter coffee. Bring your own fizz and we’ll provide the glasses! Advanced booking essential. Gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options available. £20.00 per person. *Special offer: book for 10 or more and pay just £17.50 per person*

Mon-Fri: 9.30 - 5pm, Sat: 9.30 - 4pm


Afternoon tea at Yummy Mummy'sAfternoon tea at Yummy Mummy's

Tewin Bury Farm

Hertford Rd, Welwyn AL6 0JB

Afternoon tea at Tewin Bury Farm is a hugely popular affair. Located in the Williams Bar & Restaurant, guests can enjoy scrumptious homemade scones with Devonshire clotted cream and strawberry jam. If that doesn’t satisfy your sweet tooth they pair scones with seasonal cakes from its own pastry kitchen and delicious finger sandwiches- all washed down with a good measure of tea or a glass of bubbles if you prefer!

Williams’ Bar & Restaurant is the perfect location for a relaxing afternoon tea, in the summer months (weather permitting) guests can enjoy dining on the terrace bar which looks out to all the happenings on the farm.

Tewin Bury is excited to develop the new ‘Cowshed’ Bar & Restaurant (originally a working cow shed at Tewin Bury Farm) which will offer guests the same delicious tea and cakes in a new decadent venue – due to open October 2018.

Facebook | Twitter

Afternoon tea at Tewin BuryAfternoon tea at Tewin Bury

Sheene Mill

37-39 Station Rd, Melbourn, Royston SG8 6DX

The Sheene Mill offer an amazingly indulgent, classic, British afternoon tea, set in their beautiful conservatory, overlooking their stunning lake and gardens. Enjoy tucking into a selection of savoury items, including a homemade mini sausage roll, a wild mushroom quiche and a selection of sandwiches, as well as classic vanilla and fruit scones, fresh from the oven, served as they should be. And finally indulge in a selection of homemade cakes, a mini Eton Mess, biscuits and chocolates. The perfect setting, for a truly indulgent treat! £19.95 for Classic Afternoon Tea/ £27.97 for Champagne Afternoon Tea. Booking is recommended.

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Afternoon tea at Sheene MillAfternoon tea at Sheene Mill

The Brocket Hall Estate

Hatfield, Welwyn AL8 7XG

Afternoon Tea taken at Brocket Hall is an experience that is not easily forgotten. Set far away from the pressures of daily life, the Brocket Hall Estate sets the scene for an afternoon of elegance and culture. Perfect for a birthday, anniversary or just a Sunday afternoon treat.

A selection of traditional finger sandwiches, homemade scones with clotted cream and jam, cakes and pastries are provided to complement your refreshments. All served in traditional butler fashion with a pianist creating an ambience that matches the setting.

Reservations are essential.

£39.50 per person for Afternoon Tea. £52.00 per person for Afternoon Tea with a glass of Champagne

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Afternoon tea at Brocket Hall (Joe Graham)Afternoon tea at Brocket Hall (Joe Graham)

The Grove

Chandlers Cross, Watford WD3 4TG

To celebrate National Chocolate Week, The Grove will be serving an indulgent chocolate afternoon tea from 8 – 21 October. It’s the perfect excuse to sample a tempting array of handmade cakes inspired by one of the nation’s favourite ingredients, together with neat finger sandwiches and a glass of Champagne or a steaming cup of tea.

Head Pastry Chef Reece Collier has prepared an exquisite menu using a unique blend of chocolate featuring floral, hazelnut and honey notes, it’s exclusive to The Grove, inspired by nature and the estate’s stunning surroundings.

To book a table, call 01923 296010 or visit

Available for a limited time only (8-21 October). Booking essential

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Afternoon tea at The GroveAfternoon tea at The Grove

Latest from the Hertfordshire Life