If you enjoy High Tea, you’ll love Melbourne! There is a list, literally as long as your arm, of venues offering decadent and delicious High and Afternoon Tea in and around Melbourne. Perfect for celebrating any occasion … mother’s day, hens parties, birthdays, baby showers or just because you deserve it!
Here’s a sample:
Collins Kitchen – Afternoon tea is a luxurious affair at Collins Kitchen, enjoy a selection of scones served with lashings of cream, jams and preserves, elegant finger sandwiches presented on traditional tiered platters and a decadent array of desserts and pastries. Served Weekends 3:30pm to 5:30pm. 123 Collins Street, Melbourne.
The Waiting Room – Served on a three-tiered silver stand, indulge in a delectable selection of assorted sandwiches, savouries and sweet things, with Jing Tea and Vittoria Coffee.
Served daily from 12 – 5pm. 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank Melbourne.
High Tea Afloat – Enjoy a 2 Hour High Tea Cruise experience on Port Phillip Bay. Enjoy a Glass of Bubbly, Dainty Sandwiches, Scrumptious Cakes and Unlimited Tea and Coffee. Visit High Tea Afloat for cruise dates and times. Departs from Merchant St & Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands.
Madame Brussels – So this isn’t so much a High Tea as a ‘Garden Party’. A Fruity Double D cocktail jug to share (one between every three people) along with freshly made old-fashioned sandwiches with real butter, pickles & ham, poached chicken and curried egg and cucumber. Spinach and cream cheese roulade and sausage rolls. Finish off with dessert – chocolate éclairs, mini cupcakes and scones with fresh jam and cream! See their website for bookings. Level 3, 59 Bourke St (above Spaghetti Tree Restaurant) Melbourne.
Mamor Chocolates – Offering two high-teas to choose from ‘Full Indulgent High Tea’ or ‘The Seven Sins of Chocolate High Tea’! For a truly unique experience you may choose to add on an extra such as tea leaf reading, tarot reading, burlesque and more! Open Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm. 153 Johnston Street, Collingwood, VIC.
Beau Monde International – A Parisian Inspired High Tea featuring a three tiered stand with savouries, petite fours, macaroons, pastries and crepes, a selection of fine teas or filtered coffee and a welcome glass of French Sparkling wine on arrival. Served Sundays from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. 934 Doncaster Road, Doncaster East VIC
For a full list of High Tea venues in Melbourne and surrounds please visit High Tea Society.
Note: Information above was correct at time of article publication. But please check with individual venues for current menus, opening times and further information.
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