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.


Typical meal price: From £26.00 (USD32.93) per diner

£26 to £40

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 32 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Tea and Tattle

5.0 out of 5 30 July 2016
by Sarah M.

Afternoon tea is something we need in America. Stat. I decided this after my visit to Tea and Tattle.

For a cool £17 you get: your choice of tea, a sandwich, scones of your choice with clotted cream, lemonade, and a slice of cake. In other words, if you're on a low-carb diet, stay far, far away. Everyone else: hurry in.

I would recommend everything I ordered: Darjeeling tea, the chicken...more

5.0 out of 5 11 March 2016
by Amy L.

Very lovely place for tea. They serve the tea as courses, so sandwich comes first then scones and cake - they really make sure you take your time with the food. Make sure you make a reservation online because the space is so small. Their scones were amazing!more

5.0 out of 5 21 February 2016
by Armony H.

Fab afternoon tea alert!

Situated opposite the British Museum, you would think it's an over priced cafe, but it is so not! At £17.50 for a full afternoon tea, it's pretty reasonable, especially for the quality of food and service.

Small-ish venue, v friendly and knowledgeable people working here, v tasty sandwiches, delightful and fluffy scones -with superb jams- and great (taste wise and...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

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