The capital of England is another of the favorite destinations for travelers to visit or go on vacation. The truth is that this city is much busier than other beach destinations, but it also has its charm and proof of this is its famous tradition of having tea between lunch and dinner. Therefore, we have collected for you some of the best addresses where you can enjoy this English habit.
Harrod´s tea rooms
This place has been in operation since 1896, it has huge warehouses, after which we find a wide variety of armchairs in its rooms and a terrace at the end of it all. So there is a place to choose according to the taste of each one, as for the teas, it has a menu with teas from all over the world.
In this place, the decoration and the elegant use of porcelain stand out above all, which we see even on the floor with those characteristic black stripes. . As usual, they also have large assortments of sweet and savory to accompany tea, they know very well what they do and how since they have been operating in this area for a total of 150 years.
The menu of this place is a delight for the senses, very careful and well thought out, it is made up of decadent delicacies such as traditional English cookies or the famous pastry creams. But that’s not all, there are also sandwiches, scones and a special afternoon tea from this place that makes you want to come back.
Another tea room that stands out for its great luxury, once again we find all kinds of appetizers to choose from (buns, meringues, cakes, mousses, sandwiches…) perfectly combined with the exclusive tea blends offered by the Dorchester, which they range from an orange pekoe energizer from “Assam and Sri Lanka”, to “Dorchester Rose” and its dried rose petals.
One of the halls with more charm and personality that we will find in this city. The Bloomsbury stands out for its decoration based on palm trees and flowers, among many other plants. Its chamomile or jasmine teas stand out, as well as its cocoa bread, its stuffed egg rolls or its lemon buns. In addition, it also gives you the option of finishing with an invigorating cocktail, without a doubt an original place to go for tea.