An afternoon tea sounds like a perfect situation to call for a social gathering to catch up with your family and friends, or just relax the afternoon away with posh tiered afternoon sets or a full buffet spread. Take your pick!Gather your people now, as we share our selection of afternoon tea offerings to fit every occasion and pocket!City Hall Area
- National Kitchen by Violet Oon
Housed in the iconic historical City Hall building, National Kitchen is helmed by local celebrity chef, Violet Oon. Food offered is a modern twist on Peranakan classics and the high tea set is a great taster to the full-bodied flavours of Peranakan cuisine. If the items on the tea set didn’t fill you up, you can add on a portion of dry Laksa that is tossed in Chef Violet Oon’s signature laksa gravy at $7++.
Photo Credit: Hungry BirdPrice: S$28++ per person (inclusive of a pot of tea/coffee)*Min. 2 persons
1 St. Andrew’s Road, #02–01 National Gallery (City Hall Wing)
Tel: +65 9834 9935
Daily: 2.30pm – 5pm Orchard Road Area
With an extensive selection of over 800 teas, TWG is simply a treasure-trove. The brand has established itself as one of the world’s renowned premium tea dealers with the presence of its many tea salons around the globe. In fact, you will see the brand of tea used in many cafes and restaurants around. Each of their tea salons is dressed in classic French grandeur where they offer afternoon tea in three variations: 1837, CHIC and FORTUNE. Each set comes with a pot of TWG Tea of your choice paired with tea-infused pastries or savoury bites.
Photo Credit: TWGPrice: “1837” - $19++ per person / “CHIC” - $32++ per person / “FORTUNE” - $39++ per person
2 Orchard Turn, #02-21 ION Orchard
Tel: +65 6735 1837
Daily: 2pm – 6pm
- Arteastiq Boutique Tea House
Decorated in plush seats all over the contemporary-European-styled premise, Arteastiq is both an art jamming studio and tea house. The afternoon tea sets here are intricately plated in birdcage-like stands, featuring dainty bites containing smoked ducks and foie gras, while tea is served up to you in elegant tea-ware.And what about some art jamming while sipping away cups of artisanal tea? Sounds therapeutic? Just top up an additional $22++ each and be given a 50cm×50cm canvas, with unlimited acrylic paint, a set of brushes and palette to unleash your creativity, and walk home with your very own masterpiece.
Photo Credit: Hungry BirdPrice: “Signature Teasery” - $48++ for 2 persons (inclusive of 2 pots of specialty tea) / “Signature Teasery” - $38++ per person (inclusive of 1 pot of specialty tea & 1 Hors D’oeuvres) or $48++ per person (inclusive of a glass of Moscato & 1 Hors D’oeuvres) or $58++ per person (inclusive of a glass of Champagne & 1 Hors D’oeuvres)
333A Orchard Road, #04-14/15 Mandarin Gallery
Tel: +65 6235 8370
Daily: 3pm – 6pm
Take a look at The Providore’s high tea menu, which is served in a classic three-tiered stand, at Tangs and you know you’re in for a treat. Be well-pampered by both savoury and sweet bites made of the finest ingredients (Think succulent lobster meat in tartlets). It comes with a pot of house brand tea, with the option to “upgrade” that to a glass of bubbly for some unwinding.A word of advice – the afternoon tea set is filling enough to drop any lunch plans that you may have.
Photo Credit: The ProvidorePrice: $27.50++ per person (inclusive of a pot of The Providore Tea) / $37.50++ per person (inclusive of a glass of Champagne Dumangin).*Min. 2 persons
310 Orchard Road, #02-22 Tangs Orchard
Tel: +65 6235 1425
Daily: 12pm – 6pm
Cloistered right in the heart of ION Orchard, Marmalade Pantry is a shopper’s delight, as you combat fatigue with breaks in between your shopping sprees with their sumptuous afternoon tea sets. Famed for their moist cupcakes, you will be thrilled to know they come with the set!
Photo Credit: Seth LuiPrice: $20++ per person (inclusive of a pot of Gryphon Tea)*Min. 2 persons
2 Orchard Turn, #03-22 ION Orchard
Tel: +65 6734 2700
Daily: 3pm – 6pm
Lo and behold, the beloved café of the British working class has finally landed upon our shores. Aptly located at its flagship store at Wheelock Place, the Marks & Spencer Café is dishing out English classics with the likes of fish and chips, pot pies, and not forgetting, the English afternoon tea. We haven’t tried the afternoon tea set yet but we heard it’s wallet-and-tummy-friendly. I mean, look at the photo below – breathe, that’s a heap of delicious-looking food.
Photo Credit: Marks & SpencerPrice: S$29.90++ for 2 persons (inclusive of 2 pots of tea)
501 Orchard Road, #01-01 Wheelock Place
Tel: +65 6733 8122
Daily: 2 – 5pm
Situated at level 55 of ION Orchard, Salt Grill offers you a decadent afternoon tea set while presenting you breathtaking views of Singapore. Curated by Executive Chef, Mathew Leighton, who was trained under the famous Australian chef, Luke Mangan, the afternoon tea set is an assortment of sweet and savoury treats.Do call them up to make an advanced reservation, if you wish to get a table by the window!
Photo Credit: BurpplePrice: S$38++ per person (inclusive of a pot of tea/coffee) / S$53++ per person (inclusive of a glass of G.H Mumm champagne)
2 Orchard Turn, #55-01 & #56-01 ION Orchard
Tel: +65 6592 5118
Daily: 2.30pm – 4.30pm
Carousel is Royal Plaza on Scotts’ award-winning buffet restaurant and just so you know, we are open for high-tea and it’s … all you can eat!Cruise through the rows of sumptuous Asian and Mediterranean options and be treated to dishes like dim sum, Japanese sushi, a selection of fresh seafood, and desserts such as the chocolate fondue and the signature bread and butter pudding. Take your time to visit every nook and cranny of the restaurant to savour all the delights and end your visit with us on a high note!
Price: Adult - S$49.43 nett (Weekdays) / S$56.50 nett (Weekends), Child - $31.78 nett (Weekdays) / S$37.66 nett (Weekends)
25 Scotts Road, Lobby Level Royal Plaza on Scotts
Tel: +65 6589 7799
Daily: 3:30pm – 5:30pm