Afternoon Tea


Created by our talented and passionate pastry team and served daily in either the majestic surroundings of Céleste or the elegant Withdrawing Room, Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough is an occasion to be treasured. Afternoon Tea service in Céleste is accompanied by a pianist on weekends.

It's A Little Bit Mad

  • The Cruella-Inspired Afternoon Tea

The latest in our innovative series of seasonal afternoon teas pays homage to Disney icon Cruella de Vil ahead of the new film release on 28 May with striking sculptural art.

28th May to 4th August 2021

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Peggy Porschen Afternoon Tea

Experience our pretty-in-pastels afternoon tea created in collaboration with world-famous Belgravia bakery Peggy Porschen.

5th August to 11th November 2021

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Scones at Home

Head Pastry Chef Kevin Miller, currently seen on Bake Off: The Professionals, has shared his recipe on how to make the perfect British scone.

ready... steady... bake!

Practical information

Monday to Thursday:

2.30pm to 4.00pm

Friday to Sunday:

12.00pm to 4.00pm

Special Dates:

Please note Céleste is closed for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner service on 14th August 2021. Guest may enjoy afternoon tea and cream tea in the Withdrawing Room on this day.


+44 (0) 20 7259 5599


Hyde Park Corner, London SW1X 7TA

'It's A Little Bit Mad' Cruella-Inspired Afternoon Tea:

28th May to 4th August 2021

Peggy Porschen Afternoon Tea:

5th August 2021 - 11th November 2021

Festive Peggy Porschen Afternoon Tea:

12th November 2021 - 5th January 2022

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A new limited edition afternoon tea inspired by Disney icon Cruella de Vil, in celebration of the release of Cruella.

Savour this sensational, Michelin-starred dining experience, with a five-course tasting menu perfectly paired with the Head Sommelier's chosen wines.

Make the occasion extra special by adding a glass of Champagne to our award-winning afternoon tea experience, in the majestic setting of Céleste.