England is notorious for its love of tea, and when you couple that with sandwiches and cake, there really is no finer way to spend an afternoon with friends.
In Norfolk we have a fantastic selection of venues on our doorstop that offer this indulgent treat, so I feel that I would be remiss in my duty if I didn’t recommend my top 10 places for afternoon tea! From quintessentially English to quirky and elegant, the venues below will not disappoint…
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The quintessential English choice – Dainty sandwiches and light-as-air scones, The Assembly House does the Duchess of Bedford proud with their afternoon tea offerings!
The eclectic choice – This arty Palladian villa is renowned for its style, flair and quality and happily its afternoon tea lives up to its reputation and more! Sumptuously delicious!
The vintage choice – If you love the vintage scene then this gem of a tearoom will transport you back to bygone days with style and fabulous food!
The traditional choice – Located in the historic cathedral quarter on Elm Hill, this Tudor retreat offers a fantastic old English experience.
The luxurious choice – Indulge all your senses with an elegant afternoon tea served with sea views. An experience to remember!
The elegant choice – With gorgeous Georgian décor inside and lovely gardens and terrace outside enjoy afternoon tea in the beautiful Norfolk countryside.
The quirky choice – Stylish, quirky tearooms with large portions and lashings and lashings of tea, Biddy’s couples style with traditional homemade tastes.
The local choice – Homemade with locally sourced ingredients, this idyllic tearoom serves one of Norfolk’s finest afternoon teas.
The classic choice – Indulge in the traditional way and enjoy Byford’s famous scones & cakes in this beautiful building, located in the heart of Holt.
The outdoor dining choice – Situated on the river, enjoy the beautiful views of the Norfolk Broads whilst spoiling yourself with a fabulous afternoon tea.