The Rubens at The Palace

39 Buckingham Palace Rd, Westminster, London, SW1W 0PS View map

From £70 .00 Per Person

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The Rubens at The Palace are offering 30% off Afternoon Tea Mon - Fri until 29th February 2024. See here for full details.

Join the team at The Rubens at the Palace hotel for their delicious Royal Afternoon Tea. Guests can savour seasonal finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones and exquisite cakes and pastries.

Afternoon Tea is served in the Palace Lounge where the relaxed ambience is perfect to watch the activity at the Royal Mews opposite, or you can step outside to share in the unforgettable daily pageant of the Changing of the Guard. 

The pastry kitchen at The Rubens is led by their talented pastry chef Sarah Houghting, who has crafted the Royal Afternoon Tea inspired by Royal events and dining trends throughout the centuries. Their sandwiches, scones and pastries are prepared fresh each day.

The Tea's are supplied by PMD Teas: P.M. DAVID SILVA & SONS was established in 1945 during the Plantation Raj in Ceylon's world-famous Dimbula Valley, and they have developed a reputation for serving the world's most sought-after teas that are hand plucked and ethically sourced.

The Rubens at the Palace lies at the heart of London's biggest tourist attractions and is the closest hotel to Buckingham Palace, within easy walking distance of Victoria Station and some of London's best shops and restaurants.

Please inform the venue 24-hours prior to your visit of any allergies or dietary restrictions to avoid additional waiting time. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options available.

Afternoon Tea Awards 2019 - Commended


Gift Vouchers

Afternoon Tea gift vouchers are available for The Rubens at the Palace.

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Offers

Little Prince and Princess Afternoon Tea

Treat your little ones to the Prince and Princess Afternoon Tea in the elegant surroundings of Rubens at the Palace.

Halal Sparkling Afternoon Tea

The Rubens at The Palace are excited to release a brand new addition to their menu – a Halal Afternoon Tea which has been expertly paired with Wild Idol to offer guests a Sparkling Afternoon Tea experience.

Bottomless Champagne Afternoon Tea

Spoil yourself to the most luxurious of afternoons with a Bottomless Champagne Afternoon Tea in The Rubens at the Palace. Indulge in a selection of delicious treats with unlimited Champagne for £105 at this iconic venue that is London's closest hotel to Buckingham Hotel.

Golden Tips Afternoon Tea

Treat yourself and a loved one to an unforgettable Golden Tips Afternoon Tea at The Rubens at the Palace - the ultimate Afternoon Tea experience.

Afternoon Tea Parties

Whether it's for a baby shower, hen party or simply a catch up with friends, why not spoil yourselves to the most luxurious of afternoons with an Afternoon Tea Party at the elegant Rubens at the Palace?

Vegan and Le Green Champagne Afternoon Tea

The Rubens are excited to announce the arrival of a new offering for their Vegan guests: Vegan Royal Afternoon Tea accompanied by a glass of Lanson Le Green Label.

Bridal Shower Afternoon Tea

Planning a bridal shower? Rubens at the Palace offer a unique hen party experience.

Mother’s Day at The Rubens at the Palace

Treat mum like royalty this Mother's Day with a specially created Afternoon Tea Afternoon Tea at Rubens at the Palace.


Details

Times
Afternoon Tea is served 12pm to 5pm Mon- Fri & Sun, 12pm-6pm Sat
Nearest railway station
Victoria
Delivery
Yes
Where to sit
Afternoon Tea is served in The Palace Lounge and on occasion The English Grill
Dress code
Smart casual. No sportwear or trainers.
Children
Children's Afternoon Tea Available
Music
Yes
Take Away
Yes
Gardens
No
Outdoor Seating
No
Disabled access
Yes
Dogs
All dogs welcome
Gluten Free
Available with 24 hours notice
Vegetarian
Available with 24 hours notice
Vegan
Available with 24 hours notice
Nut Free
Available with 24 hours notice
Halal
Available with 24 hours notice
Award Winner
Afternoon Tea Awards 2019 - Commended

Groups

The Rubens at the Palace Group Options

Whether it's for a baby shower, hen party or simply a catch up with friends, why not spoil yourselves to the most luxurious of afternoons with an Afternoon Tea Party at the elegant Rubens at the Palace?

The Rubens at the Palace are ready to make your occasion one to remember. Ensure a seamless entrance with pre-ordered drinks on arrival. Bring your ideas to life with decorations - either your own or Rubens can assist with flowers, personalised cake, uplighters or music. For something truly unique, add London's most expensive cup of tea with the Golden Tea Tips experience. Or perhaps learn the skilful art of Sabrage! 

Book a drinks reception or private dining event wat The Rubens taking place in January or February and receive a glass of champagne upon arrival for each of your guests with the team's compliments. In addition to this, you'll also benefit from 10% off your event spend. 

Minimum: 8 people

Maximum: 150 people

Prices: From £70 per person

Afternoon Tea group bookings are available 7 days a week, subject to availability.

The following dietary requirements can be catered for on request; Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Vegan, Dairy Free, Nut Free and Halal

Children's options are also available on request.

The Rubens at The Palace have a number of private rooms available for hire:

The Leopard Bar  
Da Vinci 
Rembrandt Suite 
The Rubens Room 
The Rubens Suite 
Van Dyke Room 
The Van Dyke Suite 
The Van Gogh Room 

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The Rubens at The Palace
39 Buckingham Palace Rd, Westminster, London, SW1W 0PS

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