While people stand up for royalty, a queen sits down for royal tea. Have a grand old time with today’s Groupon: £23 for afternoon tea for two with cocktails at Tophams Hotel.
A reflection of its lavish and luxurious surroundings, Tophams Hotel is a boutique auberge in the heart of Belgravia. The plush establishment does the contemporary twist with its chic interiors and bespoke furniture, as it welcomes its guests into its 48 chambers, all lined with modern home comforts. The earthy, autumn browns of its tasteful restaurant are brought to life by the rays of sunshine seeping through its expansive skylight, enhancing the elusive atmosphere in the dining room.
Taste buds will hail Britannia with a traditional afternoon tea, starting with a selection of finger sandwiches with fillings including smoked salmon, cheese and tomato, ham and cheese, and cucumber and cream cheese. A sweet note will be struck with scones topped with clotted cream and strawberry jam, as well as palatable assortment of pastries. The quintessentially British spread will be toasted with a choice of tea and colourful cocktails.