Anna Russell, the 7th Duchess of Bedford, is credited with first making ‘Afternoon Tea’ a formal social occasion. Hotels worldwide have adapted the concept, customising it with unique twists and flavours, making Afternoon Tea a favourite among many.
Below are Marhaba’s picks of the best Afternoon Teas in Doha and for those who want to experience something special.
Pink High Tea We made it Pink! Join us every Monday and indulge in our pretty Pink savoury treats and delicate sweets paired with Pink latte and strawberry lime mojito welcome drinks! Get rosy and cozy with your best friends.
When: Mondays from 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Glass House
Price: QAR150 perfect for two persons
Reserve now at 4445 5555 | 4445 5535 [email protected]
Tea Lounge and Terrace Indulge yourself with a delectable treat at Alwadi Hotel Doha’s signature cafe, located in the magnificent lobby lounge. Wellknown for its high tea, the venue offers irresistible cakes, fine pastries and an authentic selection of coffees and teas from around the world.
Digital menu https://bit.ly/2NZ00j7
Daily 8 am – 11 pm
Pause de l’après-midi – Summer Tea The story of a delectable Tea, written by you. Discover the handcrafted High Tea 3 pm – 6 pm.
Treat yourselves to an elegant Afternoon Tea featuring freshly-baked scones, a selection of cut sandwiches, and a mouthwatering range of pastries.
When: Daily 3 pm – 6 pm
Where: AtTeatude – Tea Lounge and Terrace
Price: QAR175 for two persons including beverages
4009 9666 or email [email protected]
Vertigo Located on the 28th floor and above, Vertigo guests are invited to experience the city’s newest and most exciting lounge concept every day.
When: 3 pm to 6 pm daily
A Patisserie with an Asian flare Nestled under an array of dazzling trees, Panya Lounge is, with every bite, a truly divine experience. With strong influences from the culinary delights of East Asia infused with Western Patisserie techniques, Panya is a celebration of fresh flavours, balancing hot and cold, sweet and salty.
Discover true artisanal treats including succulent pastries, speciality coffees, signature beverages, and High Tea.
Where: Panya Lounge
The Art of Contemporary Indian Cuisine An artistic culinary presentation, inspired by the traditional Kalamkari Art, bringing together the modern cooking techniques of India’s multi-faceted cuisines. A fine dining journey to authentic Indian cuisine perfected with the reveries of music, style and colours.
When: 3 pm – 5:30 pm
For reservations and more information, call 3992 0808
Long-lasting memories are made easy with the warmth of a simple cup of tea. Indulge in a curated and personalised tea time experience with an International or Arabic High Tea at Nesma Lounge @salwabeachresort
When: 2 pm – 6 pm daily
Where: esma Lounge
Price: QAR250 for two people
The Menu: Nesma Lounge Menu
For bookings, call or WhatsApp 5593 8084
THE BEAUTY & THE TEA Treat yourself to an elegant tea with a fashion twist at the Lobby Lounge, made of jewels, designer bites and everything precious. Sit back and enjoy the uniquely decadent afternoon tea experience in partnership with Jula, filled with the most lavish bites and teas.
When: Daily, 2 pm – 7 pm
Where: The Lobby Lounge
Price: QAR120 per person
For reservations, call 5506 2798
Have you tried the Signature High Tea of La Cigale yet? It’s time to indulge in an elegant combination of sweet and savoury bites with a touch of Arabic or European delicacies and a selection of Karak and Coffee.
When: Available daily 3 pm to 7 pm
Where: QAR250 for two
For more information and reservations, 4428 8800
Summer Delights Afternoon Tea Guests can enjoy afternoon tea featuring vibrant summer fruits served with a refreshing Butterfly Pea Flower Mocktail and the Signature Gold Leaf Cappuccino sprinkled with 24-carat gold for a dash of luxury.
The savoury selection includes cassava croquette with Peruvian Huancaina sauce, handmade chicken pie with parmesan Reggiano and roasted walnuts, sujuk tart with feta cheese, curry brioche sandwich with organic egg salad, and finally a Manchego cheesecake with roasted bell peppers salsa and avocado. The warm scones include the new blueberry scone served with Devonshire clotted cream, homemade strawberry and rhubarb jam and a lemon curd.
The selection of sweets features a petit pink berry gateau with a raspberry confit and red velvet sponge cake, a Medjool date sponge cake with pecan nut mousse and Tahitian vanilla Chantilly, Pabana mousse with a tropical fruit crémeux and coconut crunch with passion fruit glaze. Two additional sweets will delight guests, the Dulcey chocolate banoffee with Valrhona dark chocolate ganache and banana curd with salted caramel, and the famous organically sourced Malika honey tartlet with caramelised almonds and summer peaches.
Guests who choose the afternoon tea can savour a refreshing mocktail infused with a Butterfly Pea Flower and the Signature Gold Leaf Cappuccino for a luxurious take on a classic cappuccino sprinkled with 24-carat gold; both are accompanied by the sweet and savoury delights.
When: Daily 2 pm to 6 pm
Where: Mandarin Lounge and Baraha Lounge
Prices: QAR220 per person
4008 8888, [email protected]
Les Fruits A truly elegant and sophisticated way to enjoy an afternoon is over a delicious and refined high tea. The “Les Fruits” afternoon tea offers delectable mini desserts that have a likeness to the fruits from which they’re made from. A treat for both your eyes and your taste buds awaits!
When: Daily, noon – 10 pm
Where: West End Café & Patisserie
Price: QAR115 per person
For more information and reservations, call 4419 5510 or WhatsApp 6643 6890.
Kempinski High Tea Café Murano brings to you their newly revamped Kempinski High Tea. Come spend a luxury afternoon at the palace and indulge in an assortment of handcrafted delicacies by our talented patissiers, who will be creating fresh, delicate cakes and tarts alongside a dreamily brewed cup of coffee or tea.
When: Daily 2 pm – 6 pm
Where: Café Murano
Price: QAR290 for 2 guests, including two beverages of your choice.
Read our review here
Asroneyeh High Tea Revel in the sweet spirit of Sufra with our newest Asroneyeh high tea reserved for ladies ONLY. Revive the traditions of Arabian culture in the luxurious setting of our private seating arrangement and delight in authentic Middle – Eastern culinary classics. With a unique selection of savoury and sweet treats hand- crafted by our outstanding pastry team. Try our chef’s special Hummus Beiruti, or Beetroot Mutabal, or snack on a mixed variety of Fatayer, Pistachio Halawa and other decadent desserts with unlimited hot or cold beverages.
When: Saturday to Wednesday, 4 pm to 6 pm
Where: Al Sufra
Price: QAR195 for 2 guests with the choice of 2 beverages
For inquiries and bookings, call 4035 5011, WhatsApp 7479 0864, [email protected]
Make time for those you care about the most and enjoy a seasonal Afternoon Tea with your loved ones in our Living Room.
When: Open daily from 2 pm to 7 pm
Where: Living Room
Price: QAR260 Afternoon Tea set for two
Read our review here
Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel
Join for a unique Afternoon Tea experience at Atrium Lounge and satisfy your craving with their mouthwatering sweets, delectable savory bites and the finest selection of teas.
When: Daily | 3 pm – 7 pm
Where: Atrium Lounge
Price: QAR175 for two
For reservations, call 4485 3000, WhatsApp 5594 9701
Torch Tea Garden A unique Picnic High Tea at heights overlooking the Aspire Park.
Served with dainty finger sandwiches, delicate cakes and fresh-out–the-oven scones with home-made strawberry jam and Cornish clotted cream. Quesadillas, fried calamari and nachos, as well as tiny, delicious bites, are some of the savory classics and all take their place on the picnic table.
Where: Torch Tea Garden, Located on the 21st floor
When: Timings: Daily from 3 pm – 6 pm
Sophisticated, remarkably designed and brightened with natural sunlight, Kufic allows you to relax and explore the hotel lobby area.
Kufic Lounge available from 3 pm – 6 pm
Adding an extra value to its wellness essence, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha praises its epicurean legacy and features the finest expression of hospitality while unveiling the grandeur of its recently renovated Lobby Lounge and its most delicate Afternoon Tea. Unique pastry tastes and exceptional tea aromas are exclusively curated by the hotel’s talented Pastry Team and they promise to journey you through the absolutely magical world of a memorable Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha Lobby Lounge.
When: Daily 2:30 pm – 7 pm
Where: Lobby Lounge
For more information or to make a reservation, call 4484 800
Summer Afternoon Tea Craving a sweet escape? Head to Luxe Lounge and try our new Summer Afternoon Tea!
When: Daily 2 pm – 6 pm
Where: Luxe Lounge
Entertainer and discounts are not applicable
Call 3359 8514
Lover of all things edible, new flavors are calling you from the cages.
When: Everyday, noon – 7 pm
Where: W Café
Price: QAR130 per person with two sips included
Call 4453 5135, WhatsApp 7794 3975
Important Note: Call in advance to make a booking. Rates are subject to change. Please check with the hotel before you confirm your reservation. Bon appetit!
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