Afternoon Tea

Each afternoon this English ceremony takes place in one of the grand public rooms of the historic hall or on warm, sunny days on the terrace.

Monday to Friday 2.30pm - 5.30pm
Saturday, Sunday 3.00pm - 5.30pm



NEW! Piper-Heidsieck 'Sublime' Chocolate Afternoon Tea - Middlethorpe Hall was once home to members of the Terry family and it is with this famous family of confectioners in mind that our pastry chef Paul (Harry) Harrison has designed this exciting new treat.  As well as the traditional finger sandwiches, you will enjoy a tasting of chocolate delicacies both dark, milk and white including Orange & Chocolate Chip Scones!  Click here for more information.

Afternoon Tea at Middlethorpe is a long-lasting tradition enhanced by a local luxury connection with the old established family tea merchants "Taylors of Harrogate".

Traditional Afternoon Tea  £19.50 per person
Champagne Afternoon Tea  £29.50 per person
Piper-Heidsieck 'Sublime' Chocolate Afternoon Tea £31.50 per person

Traditional Afternoon Tea Menu

A pot of Taylors of Harrogate leaf tea:
Darjeeling (Margaret's Hope Estate)
South African Kwazulu
Pure Assam
Tippy Assam (Harmutty Estate)
Pure Ceylon
Earl Grey
China Rose Petal
English Breakfast
Decafeinated or leaf herbal teas (Camomile or Peppermint)

A selection of finger sandwiches
(on white or brown bread) to include:
Smoked Salmon
Egg mayonnaise

Home-made scones w/ clotted cream and strawberry preserve
A selection of home-made biscuits, pastries and rich fruit cake

Afternoon Tea on window sill


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