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Afternoon Tea in Swindon

Fancy a spot of Afternoon Tea in Swindon? We've got just the places to visit for a classic scone, and pot of Britain's finest.

Whether treating your mum or spending the afternoon with friends, here are our favourite places to sample afternoom tea in swindon and treat yourself to some delicious sanwiches, cakes and scones.

Restaurant 56

About: Looking for a relaxing place to indulge in a delicious afternoon tea? Look no further, here at Restaurant 56 the peaceful surroundings provide the perfect place to do exactly that! Treat yourself or someone special to a delightful cream tea or full afternoon tea in the traditional setting of Restaurant 56, located in the stunning Georgian House of Sudbury House.

Booking: Essential - book here.

Serving Times: Daily from 12.00pm to 4.30pm

TGtS Recommends: Champagne Afternoon Tea £28 per person.

Address: 56 London St, Faringdon SN7 7AA

Telephone: 01367 245389

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Chat's Bar

About: Enjoy High Tea in the Chats Bar at Swindon Marriott Hotel with family and friends. It includes a delicious selection of traditional finger sandwiches, home-made scones with fruit preserves and cream, fancy cakes and your preference of the finest tea or coffee.

Booking: Essential.

Serving Times: Daily from 12.00pm to 5.00pm

TGtS Recommends: Traditional Tea, Coffee and a Glass of Prosecco £16.00 per person.

Menu: Click here

Address: Swindon Marriott Hotel, Pipers Way, Swindon, Wiltshire SN3 1SH

Telephone: 01793 512121

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Marsh Farm Hotel

About: A delectable afternoon tea with all the old classics and unlimited tea and coffee, what more could you want? Marsh Farm Hotel has beautiful gardens and surroundings, where you’ll be able to take in the views whilst enjoying a delicious treat! Add a glass of prosecco to compliment the menu.

Booking: Essential.

Serving Times: Daily between 2.00pm and 5.00pm

TGtS Recommends: Prosecco Afternoon Tea £20.95 per person

Menu: Click here

Address: Coped Hall, Royal Wootton Bassett, Swindon, SN4 8ER

Telephone: 01793 842800

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Chiseldon House

About: Tea at Chiseldon House is everything that you'd expect it to be and more. The menu covers all of the classics including freshly made sandwiches, plain and fruit scones filled with clotted cream and jam, delicate cakes and a tea sorbet. However, to shake things up a bit you can choose between four further options; Afternoon Tea, High Tea, Champagne Tea and Hendricks Gin Tea, so there are plenty of accompaniments to go with your tea, coffee, or hot chocolate from just £16 per person.

Booking: Essential. 

Serving Times: Daily from 2.00pm to 5.30pm. 

TGtS Recommends: Hendricks Afternoon Tea £26.50 per person

Menu: Click here

Address: New Road, Chiseldon, SN4 0NE 

Telephone: 01793 741010

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About: For some proper, homemade Afternoon Tea look no further than 14Twelve at DoubleTree by Hilton. Wherever possible locally sourced, free range ingredients are used throughout the seasonal menu which typically include delicate finger sandwiches and indulgent pastries.
Booking: Recommended
Serving Times: Daily
TGtS Recommends: Adding a bottle of Prosecco for £20.95
Menu: Click here
Address: Lydiard Fields, Great Western Way, Swindon, SN5 8UZ
Telephone: 01793 881777

Click here to book a table online

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De Vere Cotswold Water Park

About: With all the classics included, afternoon tea at De Vere Cotswold Water Park is exactly what you’d expect. In the breath-taking surroundings of the hotel's lounge bar, you can enjoy finger sandwiches, fresh scones with jam and clotted cream, a selection of cakes and specialist teas. Not to mention, there’s also Champagne!

Booking: Essential.

Serving Times: Daily between 7.00am and 5.00pm

TGtS Recommends: Champagne Afternoon Tea £21.95 per person

Menu: Click here

Address: Lake 6, Spine Road East, South Cerney, GL7 5FP

Telephone: 01285 864000

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The Highworth

About: This elegant Georgian town house hotel offers guests three afternoon tea options. Choose the Cream Tea for a lighter option or go all out with the Royal Afternoon Tea, served with a refreshing glass of Champagne. 

Booking: Recommended but not essential. 

Serving Times:  Daily between 11.00pm and 5.00pm. 

TGtS Recommends: Full Afternoon Tea Service £13.50 per person

Menu: Click here

Address: 1 Westrop, Highworth, Wiltshire, SN6 7HJ

Telephone: 01793 762364

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Chat's Café Bar

About: For just £12 per person you can enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea and cakes, which are served in the Chats Bar. Relax in the comfortable venue and catch up with good friends, or treat someone to a special treat. You can even add some extra fizz with a glass of prosecco!

Booking: Essential

Serving Times: 12pm -5pm

TGtS Recommends: Prosecco Afternoon Tea, £18 per person

Address: Pipers Way, Swindon, SN3 1SH

Telephone: 01793 512121

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The Pear Tree at Purton

About: Afternoon tea at The Pear Tree has been a tradition since 1987. In the fabulous surroundings of the hotel's library, lounge or terrace you can enjoy finger sandwiches, fresh scones with jam and cream, fruit tarts and specialist teas.

Booking: Essential. 

Serving Times: Daily between 3.00pm and 5.00pm 

TGtS Recommends: Champagne Afternoon Tea £26.00 per person

Menu: Click here

Address: Church End, Purton, Swindon, SN5 4ED

Telephone: 01793 772100

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The Polly Tea Rooms

About: Polly's is a quintessentially English tea room, famed for it's authentic afternoon tea experience. Select your sandwich accompanied by a fresh scone, mini cake selection and a pot of tea from their endless selection.

Booking: Is advised. 

Serving Times: Daily from 12.00pm to 4.00pm

TGtS Recommends: High Tea £29.90 for two

Menu: Click here

Address: 27 High Street, Marlborough, SN8 1LW

Telephone: 01672 512146

Coach House Tea Rooms

About: This cosy tea room serves a selection of hot and cold drinks, cream teas, light lunches, cakes and snacks. Guests can choose from either a scone with clotted cream and jam or a toasted tea cake to enjoy alongside their tea. 

Booking: Not essential.

Serving Times: Monday to Friday from 11.00am to 4.00pm. 

TGtS Recommends: Cream Tea £4.05 per person

Menu: Click here

Address: Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3PA

Telephone: 01793 465280

Restaurant 56

Restaurant 56 is an exquisite, fine dining restaurant located in the Grade II listed building which adjoins to Sudbury House Hotel.

Sudbury House Hotel, 56 London Street, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7 7AA

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E: T: 01367 245389

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