Anna Russell, the 7th Duchess of Bedford, is credited with first making ‘Afternoon Tea’ into a formal social occasion. Hotels worldwide adapted the concept, customising it with unique twists and flavours, thereby making Afternoon Tea a favourite among many.
Below are Marhaba’s pick of the best Afternoon Tea in Doha for those who want to experience something special.
Afternoon tea at the Tea Lounge
Choose from their wide selection of High Tea: Classic, Chocoholic, or Vintage. Indulge in freshly baked pastries, sweets, finger sandwiches, scones, your choice of coffee or tea, and more.
Take a break from the summer heat with our all-new new combination of smooth and creamy coffee mocktails and flavoured coffee.
Tea Lounge is open daily from 7 am—1 am.
Call 4484 4919 or 4484 4444 for reservations.
“Bottle Tree Tea” at the Lobby Lounge
Relax in the serenity of the Lobby Lounge and experience a new take on tea time. Delicate signature savouries and sweets paired with tea infused with herbs grown-in house.
When: Daily, 3 pm—9 pm
Price: Starting at QAR188
Contact 4429 5295 for reservations.
Experience their scrumptious afternoon tea that has been revamped and relaunched with a stunning new look and an irresistible menu. Come and indulge with our mouth-watering selection specially designed for you!
Price: QAR 170 per person
When: Daily, 3 pm–6 pm
Call 4485 3000 for reservations.
Where: La Mer
Selection of pastries, tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, with a selection of coffee or tea. Privatise your Afternoon Tea group events at La Mer with uninterrupted views of the Arabian Gulf from the 23rd floor. Reservation is essential at a minimum of 6 persons.
When: Sundays to Wednesdays, 2:30 pm—5 pm
Price: QAR130 Traditional Ritz-Carlton Afternoon Tea.
Contact 4484 8505/4484 8000 for reservations.
Summer Afternoon Tea
Experience an afternoon indulgence with delicacies from their signature menu including finger sandwiches, extravagant desserts and pastries served on an elegant two-tiered stand paired with more than 100 exclusive teas from around the world.
QAR 149 for Caroline Astor Afternoon Tea
QAR 250 per person for The St. Regis Doha Afternoon Tea
QAR 450 for two persons for The St. Regis Doha Afternoon Tea
2:30 pm – 8 pm, daily
Call 4446 0105 for more information.
Where: Lobby Cafe
When: Daily from 3 pm—5 pm
Price: QAR35 person
Call 4456 3352 for reservations.