The Ritz Afternoon Tea

 
 
ADDRESS
150 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J 9BR 
 
RESERVATIONS
 
OPENING TIMES
Sittings: 11:30am, 1.30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm and 7:30pm
 

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The Ritz Afternoon TeaTea at The Ritz has to be the London equivalent of Breakfast at Tiffany's - a world-famous brand that captures the essence of each city's history and culture. Synonymous with the comfortable colonialism of the old British aristocracy, for Londoners afternoon tea at The Ritz conjures an image of luxury, indulgence, formality and impeccable service. Detailed in delicate shades of gold, pale green and pale pink, the Palm Court, where afternoon tea is served, is an exemplar of soothing sophistication combined with lavish Louis XVI luxury. Lofty ceilings, glittering chandeliers, gilded trellises, marble columns, deep cornices and draped floral curtains all combine for a visual treat of the old Establishment. Waiters, dressed immaculately in tails, serve up tea in fine bone china with exact precision while a pianist tinkles the ivories and a harpist plucks away in the background. Views of the Green Park royal gardens are a stunning reminder of a time when King Edward VII, Winston Churchill and Charles De Gaulle formed part of the regular stream or royal, aristocratic and noble visitors taking tea at the hotel's Palm Court. It hardly needs saying but dress smartly - a jacket and tie are essential for men. Early booking (as far in advance as six weeks for weekend sittings) is essential.


 

The Ritz Afternoon Tea events

 
Live At The RitzLive At The RitzDance the night away in the sumptuous surroundings of The Ritz Restaurant.1st August 2014Saturday 27th December 2014 Where:
The Ritz Afternoon Tea, 150  Piccadilly      W1J 9BR
Category: event
On Soon
Live At The Ritz
event > Dance > Traditional dance - Ballroom
DATES  6th June to 27th December 2014 - 7pm-10pm
Dance the night away in the sumptuous surroundings of The Ritz Restaurant.
 

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Opening and closing times for The Ritz Afternoon Tea

Today (Monday) The Ritz Afternoon Tea closes at 22.00

Monday:

7.00
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22.00
 
 

Tuesday:

7.00
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22.00
 
 

Wednesday:

7.00
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22.00
 
 

Thursday:

7.00
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22.00
 
 

Friday:

7.00
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22.00
 
 

Saturday:

7.00
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22.00
 
 

Sunday:

8.00
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22.30
 
 

LondonTown.com - The Ritz Afternoon Tea Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Green Park Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arlington House Pure Parking
 
1 minutes walk
 
Carrington Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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