The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Afternoon tea is such a lovely, quintessentially British tradition and something that everyone always really enjoys. Whether it’s to celebrate a birthday, Mothers Day or just an excuse to catch up with friends, afternoon tea is always such an occasion and something indulgent to look forward to. It’s a real treat.

I’ve put together places where you can enjoy afternoon tea or high tea in Surrey. From hotels and restaurants to cafes, tea shops and afternoon tea options to enjoy as part of a bigger day out. I hope it inspires you to book your next afternoon tea experience.

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

This post focuses on places that do afternoon tea for adults but if you’re looking for afternoon tea specifically for children, or really family friendly afternoon tea, take a look at our 12 Options For Children’s Afternoon Tea In Surrey.

Where to have Afternoon Tea Surrey:

Cafes and Tea Rooms in Surrey

The Tea Terrace Guildford – 5th Floor, House of Fraser, 105 High Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3DU

The Tea Terrace Cobham – 39-43 Oakdene Parade, Cobham, Surrey KT11 2LR

The Tea Terrace Woking – Peacocks Shopping Centre, Commercial Way, Woking, Surrey GU21 6GH

Afternoon Tea – A selection of afternoon tea sandwiches with two scones served warm with strawberry jam and Cornish clotted cream. Plus a choice of freshly brewed tea or coffee and five mini desserts served with fresh strawberries on the side – chocolate brownie, coffee eclair, vanilla panna cotta on a sable biscuit, lemon tart and a chocolate truffle and salted caramel pyramid.

A range of scone flavours are available – Plain Scones, Fruit Scones, Ginger Scones, Cranberry & White Chocolate Scones, Cheese & Herb Scones, or Apple and Cinnamon Scones. Vegan and Gluten Free scones are also available.

When: Served from 11:00am Daily

Cost: £25.45 for one or £50.45 for two. You can also upgrade to the Celebration Afternoon Tea or Indulgence Afternoon Tea at an additional cost or reduce the cost by going for a Cream Tea instead.

Full details here


Manor Farm Tea Room – Manor Farm Craft Centre, Wood Lane, Seale, Surrey GU10 1HR

Afternoon Tea – A slice of homemade cake or a homemade scone with jam and cream plus macaroons and a sandwich of your choice accompanied by a pot of loose leaf tea or cafetière coffee.

When: Served until 3:30pm

Cost: 12.50

Full details here


The Dabbling Duck – Middle Street, Shere, Guildford, Surrey GU5 9HF

Afternoon Tea – The Dabbling Duck afternoon tea in Guildford includes a selection of finger sandwiches served with a warm savoury tart, a scone with clotted cream and jam plus a selection of dainty cakes. Accompanied by an extensive choice of tea and coffee. All served on fine vintage china and French table linen.

Children’s afternoon tea is also available.

When: Served from 3pm

Cost: From £30 per person.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Dotty’s Tea House – 108 High Street, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3AE

Dotty’s English Garden Afternoon Tea – A selection of delicate sandwiches served with warm scones with homemade jam and clotted cream. Plus, a warm apple and blackberry crumble tart, a chocolate pear and elderflower sacher torte, gingerbread cake with orange blossom mousse and a lemon and fig macaron. All served with a pot of loose leaf tea.

Children’s afternoon tea is also available.

Cost: £29.95 per person

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Honeywood Tea Room – The Honeywood Museum, Honeywood Walk, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3NX

Lord of the Manor Tea for Two – A selection of finger sandwiches plus scones with cream and jam and a selection of mini cakes and a large pot of tea. Gluten free and vegetarian options are available.

Cost: From £50 per couple or a cheaper, Traditional Tea, is also available.

Full details here


Sweet Passion Cakes – 59 Old Woking  Road, West Byfleet, Surrey KT14 6LF

Afternoon Tea – An assortment of finger sandwiches, savoury appetisers, delectable miniature cakes and macarons plus warm scones with Cornish clotted cream and berry preserve all accompanied with a pot of tea and served on a three tier cake stand.

When: Available on the 1st Sunday of the month. Sittings : 12:30/ 14:30 / 16:30

Cost: £25 per  person

Full details here


Tasha’s Tea Room – 48 High Street, Cheam, Surrey SM3 8RW

Afternoon Tea – A selection of finger sandwiches, a warm scone with clotted cream and strawberry jam and tasters of cakes all served with a pot of tea or cafetiere of coffee.

Junior Half Tea also available.

Cost: From £15 per head

Full details here


BOHO Tea Room and Coffee Shop – 45 Queens Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 9UQ

Afternoon Tea – A Pot of tea served with a selection of freshly made sandwiches, homemade cakes and scones with clotted cream and jam.

Cost: £17.95 with a minimum order of two people or £5.95 for a cream tea.

Full details here


Heather Farm Cafe – Chobham Road, Horsell Common, Woking, Surrey GU21 4XY

Heather Farm Afternoon Tea – Two pots of tea served with freshly made finger sandwiches, a sausage roll plus sultana scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam, rich chocolate brownies and two slices of delicious cake. Serves two or more.

When: Served from 2pm

Cost: £27.95 for afternoon tea for two or £6.50 for a single cream tea.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Garden Centres with Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Edwins Garden Centre Woking – Egley Road, Woking, Surrey GU22 0NH

Edwins Garden Centre Guildford – Clandon Park, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7RQ

Afternoon Tea – A selection of sandwiches, a choice of cakes and a fruit scone with cream and jam. Served with a pot of tea or filter coffee.

When: Daily between 2:30 and 4:30pm

Cost: £12.50 per person, minimum two people

Full details here


The Olive Tree – Ashtead Park Garden Centre – Pleasure Pit Road, Ashtead, Surrey KT21 1HU

Afternoon Tea – A selection of sandwiches and warm savoury bites plus plain or fruit scones with jam and cream and a selection of petit fours, macarons and mini dessert pots. All served with tea or coffee.

When: Served Wednesday-Sunday at 1.30pm and 3.30pm.

Cost: £22.50 for 1, £40 for 2 or £75 for 4 people.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Restaurants with Afternoon Tea in Surrey

The Ivy Cobham Brasserie – 48 High Street, Cobham, Surrey KT11 3EF

Cream Tea – Freshly baked fruit scones, clotted cream and strawberry preserve plus a choice of teas, infusions or coffees.

When: 11.30am – 4pm daily

Cost: £8.50

Full details here


The Ivy Castle View Guildford – Tunsgate Quarter, 98-110 High Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3QY

Wonderland Afternoon Tea – Smoked salmon and cream cheese finger sandwich, grilled chicken and truffle mayonnaise brioche roll and a pickled cucumber, courgette and basil double decker served with warm fruited scones with clotted cream, fresh strawberries and strawberry preserve alongside a red velvet raspberry queen cake, an almond macaron and a two of hearts chocolate shortbread slice. Includes a Wonderland juice bottle plus a choice of teas, infusions or coffees.

When: 3pm – 5pm daily

Cost: £26.95 per person with a champagne upgrade available or just £8.50 for a cream tea.

Full details here


Bills – Camberley, Reigate, Epsom, Guildford, Farnham, Horsham, Kingston, Richmond, Wimbledon

Bills Cream Tea – Two warm fruit scones served with Bill’s jam, clotted cream and fresh strawberries plus a pot of tea.

Cost: £5.95 with a Hedgerow Fizz upgrade available

Full details here


Cafe Rouge – Reigate

Afternoon Tea – Three tantalising tiers serving a selection of sumptuous sweet treats, alongside a generous plate of French-inspired savouries. French Onion Sausage Roll, Crème Brûlée Tart and so much more to suit every palate.

Vegetarian options available

When: Available everyday from 12noon to 5pm

Cost: £15.00 per person with a Prosecco or Unlimited Prosecco upgrade available.

Full details here


Browns – Kingston

Afternoon Tea – A delectable assortment of savouries, warm scones with seasonal jams plus irresistible mini cakes and puddings. Served with Fair Trade teas.

When: Served daily from 3pm – 5pm excluding Sundays.

Cost: £20 per person with champagne or G&T upgrades available.

Full details here


Langton’s at Cooper’s Hill – Cooper’s Hill Lane, Englefield Green, Surrey TW20 0YO

Traditional Afternoon Tea – A selection of finger sandwiches, homemade plain and raisin scones served with strawberry preserve and Rodda’s classic Cornish clotted cream plus a treacle slice, lemon and poppy seed cake, a macaron and a chocolate brownie.

When: Served 2-5pm daily

Cost: £24.95 per person with a Prosecco upgrade available. Cream tea and G and Tea also available.

Full details here


144 on the Hill Richmond – 149-150 Richmond Hill, Richmond, Surrey TW10 6RW

Traditional Afternoon Tea – Two classic and two orange blossom and golden raisin scones served with strawberry preserves and Rodda’s Cornish clotted cream alongside a selection of seasonal sandwiches,
lemon balm and lavender financiers, strawberry meringue tartlets, milk chocolate delice and macarons plus blueberry cheesecake and heritage carrot and pistachio cake.

There is a Savoury Afternoon Tea and Children’s Afternoon Tea also available.

When: Served from Midday – 5pm daily

Cost: £38 per person or £64 for two.

Full details here


Hotels with Afternoon Tea in Surrey

The Talbot Ripley – High Street, Ripley, Woking, Surrey GU23 6BB

The Talbot “1453” Afternoon Tea – Selection of assorted finger sandwiches, homemade scones with clotted cream and a selection of cakes. All served with tea or coffee.

When: 2.30pm to 5pm 

Cost: From £22.50 per person or £9.95 for a cream tea

Full details here


Woodlands Park Hotel – Woodlands Lane, Stoke D’Abernon, Cobham, Surrey KT11 3QB

Traditional Afternoon Tea – A selection of sandwiches served with traditional scones with cream and preserves plus a selection of cakes.

There’s also a Savoury Afternoon Tea and a Bottomless Afternoon Tea available.

When: Served 2pm – 4.30pm daily

Cost: From £26.50 per person with a champagne upgrade available.

Full details here


The Mitre Hampton Court – Hampton Court Road, East Molesey, Surrey KT8 9BN

Afternoon Tea – Includes a hot drink from the exclusive Birchall Tea range alongside a selection of sandwiches – Smoked salmon and cream cheese, chicken coronation and prawn marie rose. As well as a vanilla cream fruit tart, gluten free white chocolate chip brownies and freshly baked sultana scones with clotted cream and jam.

When: From 12pm until 4pm daily.

Cost: £30 per person with a champagne upgrade available. There’s also an £11 cream tea option.

Full details here


FoxhillsStonehill Road, Ottershaw, Surrey KT16 0EL

Traditional Afternoon Tea – Includes a selection of seasonal finger sandwiches plus sultana scones with Cornish clotted cream and preserves, Chef’s selection of sweet treats and a pot of tea or coffee.

Little Prince & Princess Tea for children is also available.

Cost: £25 per person Monday-Thursday, £28 per person Friday – Sunday with a champagne upgrade also available.

Full details here


Barnett Hill – Blackheath Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU5 0RF

Afternoon Tea – A selection of seasonal sandwiches and homemade mini sausage rolls and quiche served with plain and chocolate chip scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserve plus a selection of sweet treats – matcha and chocolate opera, salted caramel mousse, red velvet and almond and pear tart.

Gluten free and vegetarian afternoon teas are also available. A real taste of the Surrey Hills.

When: Served 12noon – 4.45pm daily

Cost: From £24.50 per person with various alcohol upgrades available.

Full details here


Great Fosters – Stroude Road, Egham, Surrey TW20 9UR

Afternoon Tea – Perfect for surprising someone special, or a catch up with your friends, afternoon tea at Great Fosters is a wonderful treat and the best way to escape for a couple of hours, whatever the occasion. Includes seasonal sandwiches, home baked scones with clotted cream and preserves, carrot cake, choux bun, lemon and poppy seed cake, dark chocolate tart and a choice of tea or coffee.

Doggy afternoon tea also available.

When: 12 noon – 4:30pm daily. 2 hour time limit on tables.

Cost: Monday to Friday £35 per person and £37 at weekends.

Full details here


Langshott Manor Hotel – Ladbroke Road, Horley, Surrey RH6 9LN

Afternoon Tea – Includes finger sandwiches with a mix of homely and exotic fillings, freshly baked scones and a selection of sweet treats. Chestnut, maple and chocolate entremet, spiced pumpkin cheesecake, rhubarb and pain d’epices trifle along with your choice of loose-leaf teas or fresh coffee. Served in The Mulberry on crisp white linen clothed tables, or in the more casual setting of the lounges and in the Summer months on the terrace overlooking the Tudor moat in this beautiful 16th century manor house.

When: Available daily from 12pm – 5pm

Cost: £28 per person Monday – Friday or £30 at weekends with a champagne upgrade available.

Full details here


Oatlands Park Hotel – Oatlands Drive, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 9HB

Classic Afternoon Tea – Afternoon Tea is served in the Mulberry Restaurant and includes a selection of homemade sandwiches, raisin and plain scones with clotted cream and jam plus a selection of pastries from the chefs.

When: 2pm – 5pm Monday to Saturday

Cost: £26.95 per person on a weekday or £28.95 per person on a weekend with a Prosecco or Champagne upgrade available.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Runnymede on Thames Hotel – Windsor Road, Egham, Surrey TW20 0AG

Champagne Afternoon Tea – The tea includes a glass of A.Robert Rose Champagne or Thomson & Scott Noughty (0.0% abv) alongside a selection of finger sandwiches, a home baked sultana scone with Cornish clotted cream and homemade jam plus sweet treats – chocolate and caramelised apple choux, cherry layer cheesecake, cappuccino tart, heritage carrot cake with mascarpone frosting and a choice of English breakfast, Earl Grey tea or herbal infusions with complimentary refills.

Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free afternoon tea also available as well as children’s afternoon tea.

When: Wednesday – Sunday, 2pm – 5pm

Cost: £32 per person

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

The Mandolay Hotel – 36 – 40 London Road, Guildford, Surrey GU1 2AE

Traditional Afternoon Tea – A selection of traditional sandwiches with warm raisin and plain scones with homemade strawberry jam and Cornish clotted cream and a selection of delicate Afternoon Tea pastries all served with unlimited Newby of London loose leaf tea.

Cost: £18.95 per person. There’s also a champagne upgrade available or the option of a Free Flowing Prosecco Afternoon Tea too.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Pennyhill Park – London Road, Bagshot, Surrey GU19 5EU

Traditional Ascot Afternoon Tea – Includes a selection of finger sandwiches, coconut parfait, yuzu granita and golden sultana and plain scones served with Cornish clotted cream and handmade strawberry conserve. There are also seasonal pastries – bavarois, macaroon, breton and honey cake all served with loose-leaf tea or coffee.

When: Daily from 12:30pm – 4pm

Cost: £40 per person with a child’s version also available. There are champagne upgrades available as well as the Ultimate Afternoon Tea for an additional cost.

Full details here


Hartsfield Manor – Sandy Lane, Betchworth, Surrey RH3 7AA

Traditional Afternoon Tea – Enjoy a delicious selection of cakes, finger sandwiches and scones with Cornish clotted cream and strawberry preserve and seasonal afternoon tea pastries and cakes.

Children’s afternoon tea also available.

When: Tuesday to Saturday between 12pm and 5pm

Cost: £24.95 per person with a Prosecco or Champagne upgrade available.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Frensham Pond Hotel and Spa – Farnham, Surrey GU10 2QD

Traditional Afternoon Tea – Assorted finger sandwiches, fruit scones with jam and clotted cream and a selection of pastries all served with Hope & Glory Organic Teas.

When: 2:30pm – 5:30pm  daily.

Cost: £19.95 per person with a Prosecco upgrade available.

Full details here


Reigate Manor – Reigate Hill, Reigate, Surrey RH2 9PF

Traditional Afternoon Tea – Enjoy a delicious selection of seasonal afternoon tea pastries and cakes, finger sandwiches and scones with Cornish clotted cream and strawberry preserve.

Cost: £21 per person with a Prosecco upgrade available.

Full details here


Gorse Hill Hotel – Hook Heath Road, Woking, Surrey GU22 0QF

Traditional Afternoon Tea – A selection of sandwiches served with a goats cheese and basil tart, fruit and plain scones with clotted cream and jam, blueberry shortbread, mini strawberry tart, carrot cake slice, black forest ganache slice and a French macaron.

There is a Children’s Afternoon Tea also available as well as Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free options.

Cost: £28 per person

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

The Petersham – Nightingale Lane, Richmond, Surrey TW10 6UZ

Afternoon Tea at The Petersham – The classic combination of finger sandwiches, fruit and plain scones, cakes and pastries, baked fresh each day.

When: Wednesday to Sunday, 2pm – 6pm

Cost: £36.50 per person

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Lythe Hill – Petworth Road, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 3BQ

Traditional Afternoon Tea – A selection of finger sandwiches plus a selection of sweet treats and cakes. Carrot cake, chocolate éclair, fresh cupcakes and macaroons plus warm sultana scones with clotted cream and preserves.

When: 12pm-5pm daily

Cost: £21.95 per person with a deluxe upgrade available.

Full details here


Nutfield Priory Hotel & Spa – Nutfield Road, Nutfield, Redhill, Surrey RH1 4EL

Traditional Afternoon Tea – A selection of finger sandwiches served on flavoured breads including spinach, beetroot, caraway, white and malt bread. Fruit and plain scones with fruit jam and clotted cream and a selection of sweet treats – Chocolate passionfruit cake, Biscoff profiterole, nut free pear frangipane and an orange thyme posset. All served with a full selection of leaf teas or coffee.

Children’s afternoon tea is also available.

When: 12pm – 4.30pm daily

Cost: £29.50 per person with a celebration afternoon tea option available.

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Brooklands Hotel – Brooklands Drive, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0SL

Afternoon Tea – A selection of freshly made finger sandwiches with a variety of fillings, a selection
of handcrafted sweet treats and a buttermilk fruit scone. All served with homemade lemon curd, fruit preserve and clotted cream.

When: 1pm – 5pm daily.

Cost: 24.95 per person with Prosecco or Champagne upgrades available.

Full details here


Guildford Manor Hotel – Newlands Corner, Guildford, Surrey GU4 8SE

Afternoon Tea – Enjoy a luxurious selection of sandwiches, scones and pastries accompanied by a delicious range of teas from world-renowned boutique tea house, T2.

When: Monday – Sunday, 3 – 5pm

Cost: £25 per person with Prosecco or Silent Pool G&T upgrades available.

Full details here


Stanhill Court Hotel – Stan Hill, Charlwood, Surrey RH6 0EP

Classic Afternoon Tea – Warm Homemade scones with clotted cream and preserves, with a selection of finger sandwiches and a variety of cakes all served with tea or coffee.

When: 12pm-4pm daily.

Cost: £15.95 per person with a Martini or Prosecco upgrade available.

Full details here


Golf Clubs with Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Farleigh Golf Club – Old Farleigh Road, Warlingham, Surrey CR6 9PE

Afternoon Tea – Mouth-watering cakes, delicious sandwiches and warm scones, served at the perfect temperature to melt the cream. 

Vegetarian and gluten free options are available.

When: Served daily from 11am to 4pm with a Special Offer £6 discount Monday-Wednesday

Cost: £21 for adults and £12 for children with an adult Prosecco upgrade available.

Full details here


Days Out with Afternoon Tea in Surrey

National Trust cafes are fantastic for a slice of cake and a cup of tea but if you’re looking for a full traditional afternoon tea during a day out, here are some options.

Stone Place Cafe – RHS Wisley, Woking, Surrey GU23 6QB

Afternoon Tea – A selection of freshly prepared finger sandwiches plus a sultana scone with clotted cream and jam and a selection of cakes – carrot cake, orange polenta cake, lemon meringue tartlet  and battenberg all served with a choice of tea or coffee.

Cost: £22.50 per person with a sparkling wine upgrade available.

Full details here


The Botanical Brasserie – Kew Gardens – Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE

Classic Afternoon Tea – Finger sandwiches plus a scone served with jam and clotted cream and a selection of mini tea cakes.

Plant based and gluten free teas are also available.

When: Daily from 1pm

Cost: £34 per person

Full details here

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

Painshill Park – Cobham, Surrey KT11 1JE

Afternoon Tea – Painshill Park afternoon tea includes a selection of freshly prepared finger sandwiches, mini scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream, a mixture of mini cakes and dessert, freshly brewed tea or coffee and a glass of Prosecco.

Gluten free and vegetarian options available.

When: Thur, Fri and Sun in the Abercorn Room within the Visitor Centre. Summer months only.

Cost: £22.50 per adult (minimum two people) and £15.50 per child (under 12 years) which includes entrance to the Painshill landscape at any time during the day. Painshill members receive a discount.

Full details here


Afternoon Tea Home Delivery in Surrey

Another great option is having afternoon tea in the comfort of your own home. We often buy Afternoon Tea for Two platters from Morrisons supermarkets but for something a little more fancy you can get someone to make you the perfect afternoon tea, delivered to your door.

Here are a few options that deliver in Surrey:


So there you have so many options when it comes to afternoon tea in Surrey, whether you want it at home, somewhere low key or somewhere a little more glitzy for a special occasion. I’ve tried to include places across Surrey to limit travelling time and have added options at all price points too. I hope I’ve included the perfect place for you – so why not treat yourself and book afternoon tea somewhere lovely?

The Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in Surrey

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