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Afternoon Tea at Royal Crescent Hotel

16 Royal Crescent, Bath BA1 2LS, England
+44 1225 823333
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Gluten Free Options
16 Royal Crescent, Bath BA1 2LS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our stay, we partook of the Afternoon Tea at the Royal Crescent, and it definitely set the bar high for all future teas. We were lucky enough to have a beautiful sunny and warm fall day, so we sat at one of the outdoor...More

Thank Cassandra H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We had afternoon tea at the Royal Crescent Hotel. There are 4 options for the tea, each with sandwiches and cakes, and a choice of champagne or different flavoured martinis, these were very good!! There is also an option for herbal teas/coffees. Also a vegetarian...More

Thank Philippa N
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect Afternoon Tea at the Royal Crescent Hotel. Lots of choice with sweet and savoury as well as vegetarian options. The waiters were friendly and helpful and happy to cater to different tastes and swap items between menus and also provided extra sandwiches on request....More

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Lovely and Luxury Afternoon tea in the gardens. Stunning views, and great service throughout. Highly recommend

Thank brandyjo14
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Could not be faulted, the service was exceptional, the surroundings beautiful and the food totally delicious.

Thank Michael648
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We went to book for lunch the staff couldn't understand what we wanted the were French speaking went we spoken to the male staff he wasn't friendly so we left and went elsewhere

Thank gilly144
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We stayed at the Gainsborough, but based on a recommendation with booked Afternoon Tea at the Royal Crescent. Lovely tucked away location through the courtyard and very quiet in the restaurant. We took the traditional afternoon tea which was served with a traditional Bath Bun...More

2  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Don't think I'll return here - went here for afternoon tea a couple of days ago but just wasn't impressed. We were offered a seat outside, the Crockery appeared to have been left out overnight as they were just filled with bugs and flies. We...More

1  Thank K K
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Have previously visited this lovely hotel and been fortunate enough with the weather to enjoy the afternoon tea outside in the beautiful garden. On Monday, in the rain, we took the tea inside, however the restaurant is very elegant and we had a table overlooking...More

Thank BecciT
Reviewed 28 July 2017

An upmarket hotel in a stunning setting right in the middle of the Royal Crescent, we were there for afternoon tea and were shown through to the restaurant area which is in a separate building at the rear of the hotel. Had the weather been...More

Thank Blackth0rn
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9 May 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Royal Crescent, Bath BA1 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 823333
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