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Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne

111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9633 6000
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing food! I was very impressed by the personal service of the staff, as my family and I were celebrating Mother’s Day. Thank you!More

Thank christinacaporale93
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Christina, The pleasure was all ours. I am so pleased that we were able to make your mother feel as special as possible for your family celebration. I am delighted that all of the savory and sweet offerings were to your liking, they are...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

Mum and since I could remember you've spoken about High Tea at the Windsor. So, my shout, lets go. A very enjoyable afternoon with a very specialdy that deserves the best. Thank you to The Windsor for the staff and their service, presentation in everything...More

Thank Narrelle B
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Narrelle, It was an absolute pleasure to have you here with your gorgeous Mum. Thank you for taking the time to write these lovely words. Your compliments of the service are greatly appreciated and I will pass them on to the team. Your dear...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018

I was part of a group having high tea and celebrating a very special occasion for a friend. We were in some back room with no atmosphere whatsoever, nothing like you see in the photographs. As to the ‘high tea’, the sandwiches were passable, the...More

1  Thank cloche2015
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It saddens me greatly to hear that you were less than satisfied with your time here, especially as you were celebrating such a special occasion. Indeed, the room you are speaking of is...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

A great day for my granddaughter to try her first high tea. So elegant and friendly. The staff were most accommodating for her.More

Thank Dianne S
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Dianne, What a lovely occasion to spend with your granddaughter, I am delighted that we could leave her with lovely memories of your time here. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future. Warm Regards Julie David Restaurant...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

The atmosphere was lovely. The room was a picture. This was a treat for our daughter's 21st birthday. The glass of 'champagne' (bubbly French wine) was very nice, however I was a little surprised at how the staff pushed the (expensive) wine. The sandwiches were...More

Thank Jeff B
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Jeff, Thank you for taking the time to write to us with your review of Afternoon Tea. I am delighted that you chose to celebrate your Daughter's special 21st Birthday with us, and that you could soak up the atmosphere of the grand dining...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Grandmother ,Daughter and 2 young grand daughters went high Tea at the Windsor for an experience. We had been many times before so we knew what to expect--- we thought. If the Windsor have employed the kitchen staff they should be ashamed. If they have...More

Thank Russell T
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Russell and Family, I am very sorry to hear of your disappointing afternoon tea on this occasion. What you describe here is well below our usual standard, and I am disappointed that you were not able to enjoy any of the food offerings. I...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

It was ok - but l wouldn't rave about it. The service was good. The scones were disappointing. The sandwiches were yummy the savoury pastries were ok.More

Thank Noemi G
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Noemi, Thank you for leaving us your feedback here. I am glad that your enjoyed most aspects of the Afternoon Tea service, and I will take note of your points for possible improvement, including the scones which appear to have been below our usual...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We visited the Windsor for afternoon tea to celebrate and congratulate. Our daughter will celebrate her birthday later this week and she is moving to London to teach next month. Upon seating the waitress asked if we were there for a special occasion and towards...More

2  Thank mrsincranny
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Madam, The pleasure was all ours. I am delighted to receive your lovely words. The Hotel Windsor is the perfect place to celebrate and congratulate, and I am thrilled to hear that you have left with nothing but fond memories of your time here....More

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Had afternoon tea with a dear friend at The Windsor. The Food was delicious and well presented . The staff were amazing and the dining room and the whole experience at the beautiful Windsor hotel was delightful. We are so lucky to have such a...More

Thank coopersofmelbourne
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, What a delightful review to receive. It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your dear friend visit for a relaxing afternoon, and I am thrilled that everything was well enjoyed, from the service to the food and decor. The old-world charm...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

An absolutely lovely experience.Delicious food, gorgeous setting and lovely staff. A beautiful afternoon with my daughter.More

Thank Min_Hunter
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Min, Thank you for your lovely feedback. It was such a pleasure to have you and your daughter here for a gorgeous afternoon. Your compliments of the staff are greatly appreciated and I will pass on your thanks. We look forward to your return...More

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Sam H
23 December 2017|
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Response from Maturegirl3199 | Reviewed this property |
As Alison says, this is not a question, it's a list of complaints. I've been a couple of times and wasn't happy either. The last time there were two dried out tear drop shaped things of cream which only covered 2 halves of a... More
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Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
I believe if you wish to go on a Sunday then you definitely need to book. They have two sessions one from 12 pm to 2 pm and then 3 pm to 5 pm. I believe it would be better to pre book rather than just arrive and be... More
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Reedie60
3 September 2016|
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Response from Julie D | Property representative |
Monday to Friday $69 (adult), $40 (children 7-12 years), $25 (children 3-6 years) Afternoon Tea - 3 tier stand, sandwiches, scones, pastries, one glass of sparkling wine, tea/coffee Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays $89... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9633 6000
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Hotel Windsor
Description
Afternoon tea at The Hotel Windsor is a quintessential Melbourne experience, steeped in tradition. Our hotel has proudly served over two million guests since 1883.
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