Over the Christmas period, we will be serving our extra special Festive Afternoon Tea! Click here for more information & to book yours.
Afternoon Tea at Sir John Balcombe in London
Is there a better way to unwind than indulging in an afternoon tea? We can't think of many things better!
Afternoon tea at Sir John Balcombe is a relaxed affair, set in a warm environment with attentive staff, delicious food and perfectly served drinks.
We offer afternoon tea every day of the week (except Christmas Day) between 12pm - 4:30pm. In order to deliver the perfect experience with every visit, we can only offer this experience to customers that have booked in advance.
Sandwiches, Scones & Desserts
Each guest will be asked to pick one of the following sandwich selections:
Cucumber, Wiltshire Cured Ham, Salmon, Cheddar Cheese and Chutney or Egg Mayo
Your sandwich selection will then be served with wonderfully light Scones topped with Clotted Cream & Tiptree Jam, along with a range of delightful bite sized desserts including our banana loaf and lemon & poppyseed drizzle cake.
Our full Afternoon tea menu can be viewed on our food and drink page.
Traditional or Tipsy Afternoon Tea in London?
Now that you have decided to book our stunning afternoon tea comes the really hard decision. Do you enjoy it tipsy or with a traditional tea or coffee?
Our traditional afternoon tea is available at £16 a head and contains all of the food listed above along with your choice of tea or coffee.
For those who enjoy a tipple or two in the afternoon, we recommend our Tipsy Afternoon Tea...
For £28 a head you will enjoy the food listed above alongside two glasses of Prosecco or cocktails* (a mocktail variant is also available).
Terms & Conditions
T&Cs Apply: You must choose either two glasses of prosecco, two of the same cocktail or two of the same mocktail. Unfortunately you are unable to mix and match your drinks.
Do you have any allergies? Full allergen information is available for all dishes, please ask a team member before you order your food and drink, as menus do not list all ingredients. We have taken all reasonable steps to avoid the unintentional presence of allergens. However, we cannot fully guarantee that products are ‘100% free from’ allergens, owing to cross-contamination, as we do not have specific allergen free zones in our kitchens and it is therefore not possible to fully guarantee separation of allergens. Please inform staff of any food allergies, before placing your order, even if you have eaten the dish previously, so that every precaution can be taken in the kitchen to prevent cross-contamination.
We cannot guarantee that any dishes are free from nut traces.
All weights are approximate uncooked.
Please note that we do not operate a dedicated vegetarian/vegan kitchen area.
(V) Suitable for vegetarians. (VG) Suitable for vegans. (VG-M) Suitable for Vegans, however produced in a factory which handles milk and/or egg, with a ‘may contain’ warning.
This menu is available through pre-order only and may require a deposit or full payment to secure the booking.
Please discuss with management at the time of booking.
Management reserves the right to withdraw/change offers (without notice).