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Afternoon Tea

22 Mar – 5 Nov 2017, Wed-Sun & bank holidays & school holidays

12 noon-4.15pm

Manor Restaurant
Adult £20.50, Child £10 Normal grounds admission applies
Sparkling tea: Adult £25
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Treat yourself to a sumptuous afternoon tea, with a selection of savoury treats and sweet fancies, served in the historic Manor Restaurant. Make it extra special by adding a glass of Nyetimber English sparkling wine.

Created in-house by Craig, our talented head pâtissier, Afternoon Tea is the perfect way to celebrate your visit to Waddesdon.

Sample traditional afternoon tea menu

Selection of savoury treats:

  • Tallegio, leek and hazelnut tart
  • Egg mayonnaise and smoked salmon sandwich
  • Asparagus and cream cheese roulade
  • Tomato, buffalo mozzarella and pesto focaccia
  • Coronation chicken sandwich
  • Asparagus and prawn tart

Selection of delicious fancies:

  • Coconut pannacotta with mango and passion fruit jelly
  • Opera cake*
  • Lemon meringue tart
  • Raspberry delice
  • Chocolate and praline macaron*
  • Homemade scone with strawberry jam and clotted cream

Served with a selection of Jeeves & Jericho of Oxford teas and the option to add a glass of Nyetimber English sparkling wine, a demi sec with a honeyed lemon nose, creamy palate and a long mineral focused finish. Perfect with afternoon tea!



Sample children’s afternoon tea menu

Selection of sandwiches:

  • Ham and cheese sandwich on artisan breads

Selection of desserts:

  • Raspberry lemonade jelly
  • Mini popcorn marshmallow bar
  • Strawberry doughnut
  • Chocolate cake
  • Fresh fruit pot

Served with either Joosed junior blackcurrant and apple, orange and apple of a glass of milk or water.

How to pre-book afternoon tea

Afternoon teas can be pre-booked online for both adults and children.

  • Simply select the date you would like to visit
  • Choose the number of grounds tickets you require
  • ‘Add’ the option to book the Manor Restaurant
  • Select a sitting and add the afternoon tea option(s) you require.

Book afternoon tea

We’re happy to cater for any additional dietary requirements, please let us know in advance.

Looking for an afternoon tea with a difference? See our special Gentleman’s afternoon tea menu. Created especially for Feast weekend and perfect for Father’s Day celebrations.