The Best Afternoon Teas in Cardiff

There’s nothing better than an afternoon tea with your nearest and dearest and these are the best places in the Welsh capital to indulge in your favourite sweet treat.

voco St David’s Cardiff, Cardiff Bay

Spend a leisurely afternoon on The Admiral St David Terrace and enjoy a selection of savoury and sweet bites, washed down with a glass of your favourite tipple. From the Classic Afternoon Tea with freshly made sandwiches, cream cakes, scones and preserves to the quirky Gentlemen’s Afternoon Tea with a glass of Reverend James Ale, they’ve got a great selection. Also a few hours tucked away in this Cardiff landmark are always a special treat.

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Park Plaza, Greyfriars Road

Indulge in a delightful Afternoon Tea at the Park Plaza Hotel’s Laguna Restaurant. Enjoy a delicious display of freshly cut finger sandwiches, sultana and buttermilk scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserve, Welsh cakes plus a selection of miniature pastries and cakes and a selection of loose teas. Pure joy!

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Chapel 1877, Churchill Way

Chapel 1877’s afternoon high tea is served in the spectacular upper floor restaurant amongst the beautiful chandeliers and arched Gothic windows. They’ve carefully selected 8 different types of loose-leaf tea to compliment, all presented on a unique 3 tier oval stand. Bang in the city centre this is the perfect pit stop when you visit the city.

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