Maids Of Honour is a famous bakery and tea room offering a huge variety of high quality home made cakes, meat pies, cream teas and traditional English Luncheons.
Venue Details & Map
Maids Of Honour
288 Kew RoadKewRichmond Upon ThamesTW9 3DU
- +44 (0)20 8940 2752
- Public transport:
- Kew Gardens, Underground
Quaint little cafe with traditional cakes and light lunches over the road from Kew Gardens and a short walk from Kew Gardens Station and Kew Bridge Station.more
I popped in here after swiftly walking away from the £7.50 jacket potato at the kew greenhouse cafe and really glad I did.
This sweet little tea room opposite Kew Gardens had always been a mystery to me. I had never visited it as I thought it would be one of those places that looked nice from the outside but was a big disappointment. Also after reading the yelp reviews I wasn't wowed by it.
A beautiful authentic tea house where waitresses wear tea dresses and small aprons which really adds to the authentic feel. The scones and clotted cream are delicious as is the other home made bakes goods available with high tea all priced extremely well. Highly recommendmore
I felt obliged to stop at the 'Original Maids of Honour' as the reviews on Trip Advisor suggested the shop offered the 'best scones' I would ever eat, and it was just down the road from my partner's parents' house. The scones were good, but hardly the best I have ever eaten. I suppose I was expecting pastries that would simply melt in my mouth and send me into euphoria, but what I got was just...more
A friend introduced me to the 'Original Maids of Honour' and we had a brilliant time chatting and eating. Both of these activities I do best. It is a little on the expensive side. But fabulous never the less and definitely worth the splurge.
This place is known for its High Tea or otherwise known as cream tea. It also must be on a tourist guide, because I see a lot of touristy types visiting...more