Set in the heart of Mayfair on Park Lane, The Dorchester has been a symbol of luxury and charm for more than half a century. The Promenade is the sumptuous setting for the hotel's legendary afternoon teas, offering sandwiches, scones and pastries alongside a selection of 25 different types of tea. The truly decadent can also opt for champagne while reclining on the high-backed divans, or hide away in one of the intimate alcoves for an informal lunch or a light supper.Please note, all guests are respectfully asked to observe The Dorchester's 'smart casual' dress code, by refraining from wearing baseball or beanie caps, ripped jeans, sportswear (including flip-flops) and shorts while visiting the restaurants and bars.
|Average main course||£15.00 per diner|
|Average food spend||£45.00 per diner|
Venue Details & Map
53 Park LaneLondonW1K 1QA
- +44 (0)20 7629 8888
- Public transport:
- Hyde Park Corner, Underground
Top 5 reviews of The Promenade
I recently went to London to visit a friend and have always loved getting high tea everywhere!
This was a great experience! The Dorchester is a very famous luxury hotel in London with a lot of history. I had high tea in the promenade and it was very elegant and the service was on point!
Reservations are required for the tea service:
1. We started with a glass of LPR (Laurent Perrier Rose)... more
Wanted to take my wife and daughter to the best afternoon tea in London and did some research and ended up with the Dorchester. Based on reviews it seemed like it had all the cliche components but did them a little better. The reality was exactly as I expected.
The service was perfect. Posh and professional but not overly stuffy. They still managed to engage in conversation while asking... more
Afternoon tea at The Dorchester was everything I imagined high tea would be and more. The Promenade is such an elegant and genteel setting, plush yet comfortable at the same time. Service in a word is impeccable! The wait staff is knowledgeable, attentive and unrushed allowing us to linger at every course. They are quick to refill your teacup and replace your pot with a fresh one without... more
Such a great high tea! The hotel itself is beautiful, the perfect backdrop to sipping champagne in the afternoon. Service was courteous and they gave us great advice in picking the perfect tea. Seating is well spaced out so even when the room is full, it doesn't feel like you're rubbing elbows with your neighbours.
We were full by the time the dessert tier came, but managed to do pretty well... more
Afternoon tea at The Promenade in The Dorchester is as classy as it can get. The location is elegant, ornate, but not stiffening. A live pianist provides background music. There is a variety of tea to choose from. The dainty bites are delectable and filling. It is a comfortable and well-spent afternoon.
The tea menu pretty much covers everything from the type of tea to the location it comes... more