The Orangery


The 18th century Orangery Restaurant, situated within the grounds of Kensington Palace, offers one of the finest tea selections in London, alongside a choice of homemade food, light lunches, and delicious cakes and pastries, as well as a range of premium wines and champagnes. Children are very welcome and can enjoy their own version of afternoon tea.

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Typical meal price: From £25.00 (USD36.53) per diner

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The Orangery

Kensington Palace
Palace Green
W8 4PX
Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 157 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Orangery

5.0 out of 5 14 April 2016
by Jackie L.

For a classic afternoon tea time, definitely come here! Love the atmosphere of the place!more

5.0 out of 5 16 March 2016
by Leslie Y.

Holy crap, I'm in London and having tea in the gardens of an English Palace. CHECK! Please excuse my overly excited American self as I am just so excited by this place!

First off, the location is GREAT. It's in the garden, converted greenhouse of Kensington Palace with a gorgeous ambiance and view of the grounds. Now I can say I've had tea where Queen Anne used to. This place comes with fancy...more

4.0 out of 5 11 March 2016
by Monique C.

Strolling in Kensington Palace and surrounding by formal gardens, you might want to match the beautiful scenery with elegant British high tea. The orangey is a perfect spot to enjoy your leisure afternoon. I ran into this place while strolling in Palace. Without the reservation it took me around 10 mins wait to get a seat. My high tea came with three layers: Assorted sandwiches, sconey bun,...more

3.0 out of 5 3 February 2016
by Elaine L.

Anticlimatic. Great View and location but the food fell short for me. Considering how much it was and the fact that I was in London, I was expecting better. Again, call me spoiled but I've been to several high tea places in California and it pretty much was at a similar caliber and cheaper in the states..... eeks.

Bathroom is far from the dining area so that was annoying.more

4.0 out of 5 27 October 2015
by Andrea L.

Touring Kensington Palace and the gardens, is a perfect occasion for an English tea experience. The tea room is lovely! Very palatial with tall ceiling and lots of windows for natural light and a view of the grounds. We opted for the traditional tea. They also offer tea service with champagne.

The pastries were lovely and the scones were delicious! Scones are my favorite.

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