Tea and Tattle


Tea and Tattle is a traditional tea room with an Oriental twist. Tea and Tattle specialise in afternoon tea with loose leaf tea, fresh coffee, hand made cakes and sandwiches, pastries, scones, jam and smoothies.

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Typical meal price: From £26.00 (USD37.64) per diner

£26 to £40

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Venue Details & Map

Tea and Tattle

41 Great Russell Street
Public transport:
Tottenham Court Road, Underground
Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 25 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Tea and Tattle

3.0 out of 5 7 February 2016
by Charlotte M.

The overall experience is charming, nestled in a little shop down the stairs. I ordered tea and a scone. The tea was good, though not steeped long enough. The scone was also good, not great, but the clotted cream and jam were amazing! I strongly recommend the strawberry pepper jam. The presentation of the scone was not traditional, in that the cream and jam came pre-applied, but it was...more

4.0 out of 5 1 November 2015
by Diana W.

I've been to a few tea places around London due to my love of the tradition and I'm very happy that I came here.

Forget the frilly, expensive places. Tea and tattle was a hidden gem near the museum. The place holds about 8 tables so make sure to make a reservation on open table.

We were seated immediately. The sandwiches were a good portion and freshly made. And my oh my, the clotted...more

5.0 out of 5 29 October 2015
by Jacqueline B.

You must try the raspberry and vanilla jam on your scones. So delicious!

This place is located in the downstairs area of a book shop, make sure you don't miss the staircase leading down on your right as you enter.

Good prices for tea and scones, the combination was less than 10£.

Friendly staff, cute area, and just the feel I was going for: classic tea in fine bone China in a casual...more

4.0 out of 5 14 October 2015
by Frank H.

As some of the other reviewers have said, my wife and I stopped at this tea shop after visiting the British Museum: The Celts exhibition, which I shall do another review for in a moment ;). First off, it's a nice little tea shop, with friendly staff and an old time "lyons tea house" feel. I suppose it could be described as quintessentially English; with wonderful old pictures of past times on...more

5.0 out of 5 23 July 2015
by Beverly Y.

I'm so happy I got to try this place! I wanted to sit down for some tea after visiting the British Museum (which was pretty exhausting, not gonna lie) and saw this place across the street. It looked cute enough from the outside (my judgement criteria...) so I went in. At first I was confused because I saw a cashier and a bookstore behind him, so I thought I might have walked into the wrong...more

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