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Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel

22-24 Basil Street | Knightsbridge, London SW3 1AT, England
+44 20 7591 1202
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (39 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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££ - £££
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22-24 Basil Street | Knightsbridge, London SW3 1AT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food. We also had a bottomless cocktail deal which was excellent. You could choose between a Cosmo or a Bellini (not sure what happens if you dont like one of them - i'd guess you are out of luck). Food was amazing. They refilled...More

Thank Summersparkles88
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an excellent Afternoon Tea here! The afternoon tea room is small and quaint, the staff are attentive and really friendly. We booked a bottomless cocktail afternoon tea and they happily refilled the drinks. You could only choose from two cocktails a cosmo or...More

Thank Summersparkles88
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I’ve had afternoon tea with a friend at the Capital hotel, and I have to admit, they have outdone themselves! From the booking to the staff , the dining room, to the staff customer service, the afternoon tea/drinks, cakes, scones,...More

Thank Jlaide2003
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this detailed and kind review. I am delighted to hear that you had another excellent experience with us. I am so pleased that every aspect was of such a high standard - particularly the customer service and...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

My friend booked afternoon tea on Book A Table for 3 of us, the deal included unlimited cocktails for two hours whilst we was there. The tea its self was fantastic, lovely sandwichs, cakes and scones.The time it took to get our cocktails to the...More

Thank girliegirl123
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your afternoon tea experience with us. I am delighted to hear that you found the tea as well as the food served to be so fantastic. I apologise that the drinks took longer than you were expecting...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a 5 star hotel in Knightsbridge, yet we mere mortals were meant to feel relaxed and at home. The service was very efficient without being "over the top", the food we had was very well presented and was a work of art: it...More

Thank mike8548
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for this lovely review. It is wonderful to hear that the food served was so delicious and well-presented and that you enjoyed the atmosphere of the sitting room. It is also excellent to read that the service provided was so efficient. We look...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Free flowing cocktails were limited to 2 choices. They were very sweet and seemed the type you buy pre mixed like squash and had a shot of vodka or fizz added. We were all disappointed with the cocktails, definitely not freshly made. Egg, salmon or...More

Thank kimberley c
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the scones served and that the service was friendly and efficient. I am of course sorry to hear that you found the choice of cocktails limiting,...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Wow is all I can say from the moment we walked in to the time we left it was amazing, 5 star treatment all the way, from taking our coats, and the delicious food it was great. Our server was happy and helpful as was...More

Thank slester1
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for this glowing review. I am delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us at Afternoon Tea. It is excellent to read that you received such a high standard of service from the team and of course that you...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

I had booked the "festive" afternoon tea as the website states that it will be serving festive theme cakes, the pictures on the website were really cute, hence why I wanted to go. It was really t disappointing that it wasn't festive theme which was...More

Thank Cammiii
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your recent Afternoon Tea experience with us. Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances the Christmas Afternoon Tea was delayed and I apologize for any disappointment caused....More

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Had the most amazing afternoon tea at the capital hotel today. All of the food was delicious, and the lady even offered us seconds of the sandwiches for free. We also got free unlimited cocktails which made it excellent value. The lady who served us...More

Thank gem183
Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for this lovely review. I am delighted to read that you had such an amazing afternoon tea with us yesterday and that you enjoyed the food served as well as the free flowing cocktails. It is excellent to hear that the service provided...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Great food and great service within a small but cute room. Definitely would go again. Well priced also for what you got, a fantastic location for a couples date.More

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Cesar D, Operations Manager at Afternoon Tea at The Capital Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for this kind review. I am delighted to hear that you had such a lovely afternoon tea experience with us and that the food and service were so great. We look forward to welcoming you back on a future visit to London. Kind...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22-24 Basil Street | Knightsbridge, London SW3 1AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Knightsbridge
  • Neighbourhood: Knightsbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7591 1202
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  • This restaurant is at The Capital Hotel
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