Address: 39 Buckingham Palace Rd, Westminster, London SW1W 0PS (Google Map)
Nearest station: Victoria
Experience afternoon tea with a royal flair at The Rubens at the Palace hotel.
The Rubens at the Palace Hotel is a luxurious, 5-star hotel situated a stone’s throw away from the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace. Relax and enjoy traditional afternoon tea in the lavish Palace Lounge, a bright, open space with panoramic views of The Queen’s stables. Watch the comings and goings of the royal carriages as you dine on a selection of sumptuous sandwiches, delectable fresh-made pastries, traditional scones with clotted cream and fruit preserve.
A ritual fit for royalty
The Rubens pastry kitchen produces the freshest pastries and cakes for guests to enjoy, headed up by the talented pastry chef Sarah Houghting. Paying respect to traditional afternoon tea, and incorporating some fresh twists along the way, the Afternoon Tea at The Rubens has a reputation for being one of the best in London.
The delicious Royal Afternoon Tea menu features mouth-watering pastries that are influenced by Royal events and dining trends throughout the centuries. Sandwiches, scones and pastries are prepared fresh each day.
Some menu highlights
Daily – 3:00pm
Times may vary due to special events and services. Please check prior to visiting.
Please allow yourself about 2 hours to discover and enjoy the venue.
Date & Time specific ticket.
Ask us about family rates. Rates may be higher in December.