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Afternoon Tea

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


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:

  • Pumpkin and parmesan tart
  • Mushroom and bacon tart
  • Smoked salmon and egg mayonnaise sandwich
  • Chicken caesar croissant
  • Venison carpaccio with mango salsa on bruschetta
  • Beef, duck and chicken terrine on crispbread with orange confit

Selection of delicious fancies:

  • Apple crumble pannacotta
  • Pear tartlet bourdaloue*
  • Dark chocolate and almond layered brownie*
  • Lemon meringue tartlet
  • Blackberry 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!

*contains nuts or may contain nuts



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.