36 high tea spots in Singapore to indulge in the most decadent afternoon tea sets

English drama series like Downton Abbey and The Crown are some of our favourite shows, not just because of the amazing plot and awe-inspiring costumes but also because of the all the indulgent high tea sessions that the English always relish in.

Tiny sandwiches, scones, and a hot pot of Earl Grey – there’s just something about sweet and savoury treats served in a gilded tiered stand that make afternoon tea extra scrumptious.

Ahead, we rounded up 36 of the best high tea spots in Singapore in various hotels and cafés for that perfect gastronomic indulgence to while away an afternoon – one even has a high tea set specially for kids!

Bonus: All our afternoon tea picks below also look incredibly good for the ‘gram, so make sure you snap tons of pictures before raising your pinkies and digging in!

36 high tea places in Singapore to savour fancy afternoon tea sets

2am:dessertbar

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Following the success of her first high tea series, The Cakes of Versailles, Janice Wong roped in the help of local designer Ong Shunmugam to bring your palate to Japan this time with The Floating World Ukiyo, which is 2am:dessertbar’s second high tea edition that’s available until 6 December 2020.

The modern sweet and salty culinary experience is inspired by the designer’s collection of Suvarnabumi porcelain, which is a series of tableware that’s made in Arita, Japan, and lovingly built around the Asian dining table, cuisine, and culinary rituals.

With a name that describes the feeling of being present and mindful of the current moment, unbothered by stress, the menu features a playful take on Japanese and Asian flavours and techniques such as miso pork and chicken dumplings wrapped like a candy bun in homemade red white skin.

You can also expect tantalising sweet treats such as a citrus-packed basil tart, rose chocolates, pillow-soft mochis plus other Asian-inspired confectioneries.

Prices start from S$60++ per person. Make a reservation for 2am:dessertbar here.

2am:dessertbar
Address: 21A Lorong Liput, Singapore 277733
Contact: 6291 9727, 8298 9393, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 4.15pm, 4.30pm – 6.30pm (Sat & Sun)

10 Scotts at Grand Hyatt Singapore

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If indulging in a high tea spread after a day of shopping in town sounds like perfect plan for you, then be sure to slot in 10 Scotts in your itinerary.

Here, you’ll find an afternoon of respite over toasted crumpets with Yarra Valley caviar and sour cream, tartine with smoked salmon and beef pastrami, artisanal cheese, blue swimmer crab salad, and Maine lobster bisque complemented by Monogram tea in an à la minute afternoon tea session.

Feeling fancy? Jazz it up with the S$88 boozy set and clink away.

Prices start from S$55++ per person. Make a reservation for 10 Scotts at Grand Hyatt Singapore here!

10 Scotts at Grand Hyatt Singapore
Address: 10 Scotts Road, Lobby Level, Grand Hyatt Singapore, Singapore 228211
Contact: 6732 1234
High tea hours: 12pm – 2.30pm, 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

1864 at Sofitel City Centre Singapore

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At 1864, you can savour a selection of bite-sized delights ranging from green tea adzuki bean cake, vanilla panna cotta with berry compote, and peanut butter financier in the sweets category to salmon tartare on buckwheat blinis and stuffed camembert on waffle croissant for your savouries.

These treats are typically served with TWG tea or Nespresso coffee but you have the option of topping up a small fee to live the high life with an upgrade to cocktails or champagne for two.

If you pay a visit during the Christmas season (30 November 2020 to 1 January 2021), you can also enjoy the festive edition of Sofitel’s high tea (priced at S$88++ for two) that’s complete with house-made stollen, chestnut apple frangipane tart, truffle foie gras toast, and roasted turkey.

Prices start from S$78++ for two pax. Make a reservation for 1864 here.

1864 at Sofitel City Centre Singapore
Address: 9 Wallich Street, Level 5, Sofitel Singapore City Centre, Singapore 078885
Contact: 6428 5000
High tea hours: 2pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

Alley on 25 at Andaz Singapore

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Afternoon tea may be derived from Britain but that doesn’t stop Singapore-based chefs from creating locally-inspired high tea sets like the one you can find in Andaz.

Tuck into Alley on 25’s whimsical picnic basket, featuring two tiffin carriers filled with the usual suspects like smoked salmon crostini, parma ham toast, and vanilla raisin scones, plus a local twist that comes in the form of the Andaz pandan chiffon cake, which gives a spin of the classic with a mouse layer and green glaze.

Oh, did we mention that you’ll be enjoying your afternoon tea 25 storeys above the ground? Trust us, the amazing city view is the perfect accompaniment to your afternoon indulgence.

Prices start from S$48++ per person. Make a reservation for Alley on 25 via Chope here!

Alley on 25 at Andaz Singapore
Address: 5 Fraser Street, Level 25, Andaz Singapore, Singapore 189354
Contact: 6408 1288
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

Anti:dote at Fairmont Singapore

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If decadence is what you’re after, look no further than Fairmont’s high tea in Anti:dote. The stylish and modern cocktail bar has been previously named one of Asia’s 50 best bars, but it serves up an equally exciting high tea sets too.

Currently, the establishment is plating up coffee-based delights until 15 December 2020 in collaboration with Nespresso. The special afternoon coffee menu features Nespresso mascarpone choux, capsule coffee bon bon, and hazelnut vanilla caramel praline bar, among others, with chargeable add-ons such as Nespresso martini and amuse bouche available.

You can also check out its festive pop-up that will be running from 16 December 2020 to 1 January 2021, and dig in to creations like Hokkaido scallop with couscous and white chocolate veloute, crustacean rillette with citrus and olive oil caviar, Muscat grape opera cake, and chestnut blackcurrant sable.

For the ultimate decadence, go ahead and splurge on extras like oysters and caviar if you’d like.

Prices range from S$55++ to S$68++ per person. Save up to 10% when you make a reservation for Anti:dote via Chope!

Address: 80 Bras Basah Road, Level 1, Fairmont Singapore, Singapore 189560
Contact: 6431 6156, [email protected]
High tea hours: 12.30pm – 2pm, 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

Arteastiq

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Arteastiq is synonymous with relaxed art jamming afternoons (which make for a great date idea, by the way), but those who aren’t looking to spend the afternoon busting out Leonarda da Vinci moves can get your hands dirty by picking up dainty delicacies instead of paintbrushes.

Relax in plush velour chairs as your table gets filled up with servings of truffle shell pasta, mochi, mini New York cheesecake, and teas from the signature high tea set.

If you feel taking the local route, go for the National Treasure set which comes with otah fries, satay chicken with rice cake, rainbow kueh lapis, and baked tapioca kueh with lychee.

Prices start from S$56++ per person. Call the respective Arteastiq outlets to make a reservation.

Arteastiq
Address: See the full list of locations on the website
Contact: Find the full list of contact numbers on the website
High tea hours: 1pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

Atlas

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Stepping into the European art deco-inspired bar in the iconic Parkview Square is equivalent to travelling back in time to the roaring twenties, so expect a side of glitz and glam if you’re going to while away the afternoon with a high tea spread here.

Scarf down savoury bites like pumpkin quiche with cream cheese, lobster crostini, and truffled egg brioche, and expect sweet treats like brown butter scones, passion fruit cheesecake, and banana cream pie to make an appearance on your high tea tier.

As each component is handmade to order, do try to make a reservation at least a day in advance to secure a slot! You can also request for vegetarian and gluten-free menu if there’s such a need.

Prices start from S$56++ per person. Make a reservation for Atlas online.

Atlas
Address: 600 North Bridge Road, Parkview Square, Singapore 188778
Contact: 6396 4466, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 4pm (Mon to Wed) | 3pm – 4pm (Thu & Fri) | 1pm – 4pm (Sat & PH)

Atrium at Pan Pacific Singapore

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With Pan Pacific’s cosy high tea experience, you can relish in goodies such as beef pastrami sandwich, matcha yuzu tartlet, strawberry pistachio choux, and coffee caramel roulade.

There’s no need to worry about feeling thirsty mid-way through your afternoon tea either: you get to complete your meal with two beverages of choice from a menu that includes TWG teas, Lavazza coffees, and cold brew infusions.

Tip: You can also opt to enjoy your afternoon tea at the hotel’s Pacific Marketplace.

Prices start from S$38++ per person. Call or email to make a reservation for Atrium.

Atrium at Pan Pacific Singapore
Address: 7 Raffles Boulevard, Pan Pacific Singapore, Marina Square, Singapore 039595
Contact: 6826 8240, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2.30pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Thu) | 12.30pm – 3pm, 3.15pm – 5.45pm (Fri to Sun)

Brasserie Les Saveurs at The St. Regis Singapore

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St. Regis is synonymous with pampering experiences, and its afternoon tea session is no different.

Nibble your way through a lavish assortment of classic sandwiches, desserts, and pastries over coffee, tea or some bubbly – you’ll also want to sample the restaurant’s handmade crepes that are served à la minute.

The best part? You don’t even have to wait for the weekend, as the St. Regis high tea is available all week from Monday to Sunday!

Prices start from S$48++ per person for weekdays and S$55++ per person for weekends. Make a reservation for Brasserie Les Saveurs here!

Brasserie Les Saveurs at The St. Regis Singapore
Address: 29 Tanglin Road, Lobby Level, The St. Regis Singapore, Singapore 247911
Contact: 6506 6860
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

Colony at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore

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Set in a sophisticated yet cosy ambience, let Ritz-Carlton give you a true taste of Singapore with The Journey Afternoon Tea.

This five-tier menu dishes out yummy bites that include scones with jam and clotted cream, mini steak ale pie, tandoori chicken and prawn sandwiches, strawberry coconut choux puff, mango crème brûlée, and ondeh-ondeh.

To complete the experience, sip on a flute of champagne and your choice of tea from Tea Bone Zen Mind.

Prices start from S$52++ per person. Call or email to make a reservation for Colony.

Colony at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
Address: 7 Raffles Avenue, The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, Singapore 039799
Contact: 6434 5288, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3.30pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Sat)

Conrad Lobby Lounge at Conrad Centennial Hotel

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Another high tea option that’s available all week, this afternoon tea set at the Hilton-owned establishment is currently serving up signature creations from various Hilton properties in celebration of a century of hospitality.

Think Waldorf salad, cream cheese red velvet cake as well as Conrad Centennial Hotel Singapore’s gin and tonic panna cotta with a cup of joe or tea.

Prices start from S$32++ per person for weekdays and S$62++ per person for weekends. Save up to 10% when you pre-purchase vouchers and make a reservation for Conrad Lobby Lounge via Chope!

Conrad Lobby Lounge at Conrad Centennial Hotel
Address: 2 Temasek Boulevard, Conrad Centennial Hotel, Singapore 038982
Contact: 6334 8888, [email protected]
High tea hours: 1pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

Fennel Cafe

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Nestled within the lush garden of Gardens by the Bay’s Flower Dome is the casual sister of Pollen, which allows you to bask in a relaxed Mediterranean setting while admiring the exotic flora around you.

At Fennel Cafe, the afternoon tea set is made entirely with fresh produce which includes sweet offerings like corn custard tart, lemon meringue pie, pandan berliner, and violet choux pastry, alongside savoury bites like gruyere cheese gougère and smoked salmon sandwich.

Psst: There’s also a vegetarian menu for plant-based eaters!

Prices start from S$45++ per person. Make a reservation for Fennel Cafe online.

Fennel Cafe
Address: 18 Marina Gardens Drive, #01-09, Gardens by the Bay (Flower Dome), Singapore 018953
Contact: 6604 9988, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Wed to Sun)

Flutes

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A perennial favourite in the Singapore culinary scene, the stately establishment’s afternoon tea set continues to be the antidote to mid-week blues for many.

There may be a minimum group booking requirement that you have to met but trust us when we say that the quintessentially British delights are worth the hassle.

Crustless sandwiches, mini Victoria sponge cake, and a pot of Earl Grey all presented on the most beautiful crockery plus a beautiful environment to boot, what more could you possibly ask for?

Make a reservation for Flutes via here.

Flutes
Address: 93 Stamford Road, #01-02, National Museum of Singapore, Singapore 178897
Contact: 6338 8770
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Wed)

Jumbo Seafood

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When it comes to afternoon tea, you’ll immediately think of scones and sandwiches but what if we tell you that you can get two tiers of dessert stand filled with parcels of dim sum instead?

Well, the Asian rendition of afternoon tea can be found exclusively at Jumbo Seafood’s ION Orchard outlet, and it sure comes with dainty Asian-inspired treats – think egg tarts baked with house-made orange marmalade, molten salted egg lava mochi disguised as an adorable pumpkin, and a swan-looking sweet yam paste puff with a salted egg yolk centre.

There’s also the unmistakable pan-fried Jumbo chilli crab buns, which is made with the exact same sauce used in the restaurant’s iconic chilli crab dish. For the high tea experience however, fluffy mantou-like buns come stuffed with meaty chilli crab filling.

Instead of Earl Grey, you’ll be sipping on Asian-inspired teas such as the Oriental Beauty with wolfberries, a floral blend with notes of jasmine and chrysanthemum. Alternatively, you can take the lavish route and pay a surcharge to pair these Asian bites with servings of Moët and Chandon champagne.

Prices start from S$48++ for two pax. Call Jumbo Seafood’s ION Orchard outlet directly to make a reservation or book online here.

Jumbo Seafood
Address: 2 Orchard Turn, #04-09/10, ION Orchard, Singapore 238801
Contact: 6442 3435 or book online here
High tea hours: 2pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Sun)

L’Espresso at Goodwood Park Hotel

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Whether you choose to enjoy your high tea spread in the cosy indoor space or by the breezy poolside terrace at L’Espresso, one thing’s for certain: you’ll get to indulge in dazzling array of dainty sandwiches, meats, cheeses, pastries, ice cream, a chocolate fountain and, of course, traditional English scones.

The regular high tea set comes with your choice of TWG teas or coffees, but you can top up a little to sip on a glass of champagne.

Prices start from S$45++ per person for weekdays (Mon to Thu) and S$48++ per person for weekends (Fri to Sun & PH). Call or email to make a reservation for L’Espresso.

L’Espresso at Goodwood Park Hotel
Address: 22 Scotts Road, Goodwood Park Hotel, Singapore 228221
Contact: 6730 1743, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Fri) | 12pm – 2.30pm, 3pm – 5.30pm (Sat, Sun & PH)

LeBar at Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa

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Served in a luxurious box, having afternoon tea at Sofitel is akin to uncovering a treasure trove of delicate morsels that are exclusively curated by the sun-drenched bar’s team of talented pastry chefs in charge.

For Christmas, LeBar’s high tea menu will be featuring treats like egg and cranberry mayo sandwich, dark chocolate ganache yule log as well as candied chestnut and milk chocolate tart from 1 December 2020 onwards to ring in the jolly season.

Prices range from S$58++ to S$98++ for two pax. Make a reservation for LeBar via Chope.

LeBar at Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa
Address: 2 Bukit Manis Road, Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa, Sentosa, Singapore 099891
Contact: 6708 8310
High tea hours: 1pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

L’éclair Pâtisserie

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L’éclair Pâtisserie Founders Sarah Tan and Michelle Looi are known for plating up a multitude of exquisite desserts, and innovative gastronomic combinations are aplenty in the the L’Expérience afternoon tea set.

Delight in the lychee white peach éclair that will send your taste buds partying with its mix of sweet and savoury notes, or dig into equally enticing flavours such as the banana walnut as well as pistachio and strawberries.

For those who are more inclined to savoury bites, opt for the High Tea Degustation menu instead which serves up assorted mini éclairs alongside flavourful treats such as parmesan onion crostini, truffle egg mayo choux puff, and roasted mushroom vol au vent, among others.

Prices range from S$45 to S$55 nett for two pax. Make a reservation for L’éclair Pâtisserie via Chope!

L’éclair Pâtisserie
Address: 190 Clemenceau Avenue, #01-28, Singapore Shopping Centre, Singapore 239924
Contact: 6635 7909 or book online here for the High Tea Degustation
Opening hours: 11am – 6pm (Mon to Sun)

Lime Patisserie at PARKROYAL Collection Pickering

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With Lime Patisserie’s Tiers of Joy, we really won’t judge if you literally shed tears of joy after savouring the high tea set which features goodies such as parma ham sandwich, mini shepherd’s pie, nasi lemak ball, Earl Grey cappuccino tart, and pandan coconut tart.

Tip: You can also opt to enjoy your afternoon tea at the hotel’s Lobby Bar.

Prices start from S$58++ for two pax. Call or email PARKROYAL Collection Pickering to make a reservation for Lime Patisserie.

Lime Patisserie at PARKROYAL Collection Pickering
Address: 3 Upper Pickering Street, Street Level, PARKROYAL Collection Pickering, Singapore 058289
Contact: 6809 8899, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3pm – 6pm (Mon to Sun)

Lobby Lounge at The Westin Singapore [Temporarily closed until further notice]

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Picture this: you’re sipping on a cup of soothing tea and enjoying delicious seafood morsels, all while being accompanied with a picturesque view of the South China Sea and Marina Bay. Well, that’s exactly what you’ll get when you indulge in The Westin’s Seafood Afternoon Tea at the Lobby Lounge.

Look forward to a tempting three-tier platter that includes a whole lobster thermidor and freshly shucked oysters among other savoury bites, seafood delicacies, and sweet treats.

To elevate your experience even further, level up your high tea with a glass of prosecco or champagne!

Prices start from S$45++ per person. You can call to make a reservation for The Westin Singapore’s Lobby Lounge when it reopens.

Lobby Lounge at The Westin Singapore
Address: 12 Marina View, Level 32, Asia Square (Tower 2), Singapore 018961
Contact: 6922 6988
High tea hours: 2.30pm – 5pm (Mon to Fri) | 2pm – 4pm, 4.30pm – 6.30pm (Sat & Sun)

Lobby Lounge at Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel

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A casual spot that is set with natural lighting, textured stone floors, and wooden panels, Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel’s Lobby Lounge is yet another great place to drop by for a cup of traditional afternoon tea.

Satiate your taste buds with the old-school charms of a traditional English afternoon tea that serves up a selection of delicious bite-sized savouries and sweet treats like brandy dark chocolate cake, mini sugar donuts, sautéed mushroom quiche as well as prosciutto and basil tomato sandwich.

Prices start from S$38++ per person. Make a reservation for Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel’s Lobby Lounge via Chope.

Lobby Lounge at Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel
Address: 320 Orchard Road, Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, Singapore 238865
Contact: 6831 4605
High tea hours: 2pm – 5pm (Fri to Sun)

MO Bar at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore

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Mandarin Oriental’s MO Bar is known for its regular collaborations with renowned bartenders but the sultry bar, which transforms into perfect place for luxurious bites while people-watching against the Esplanade backdrop, also offers a wicked afternoon tea.

Here, the afternoon tea set is packed with only the most premium of savoury eats – ranging from Boston lobster mini buns and kueh pie tee with wagyu short rib to a foie gras lollipop. Not only are the decadent flavours truly one of a kind, they’re also a far cry from the run-off-the-mill tea sets you’d typically get.

You also get your choice of a pot of coffee or tea from TWG Tea – heed our suggestion and ask for the fruity, fragrant Pacific Route Tea laced with mango and apricot notes, or the Singapore Exclusive Blend made just for the hotel.

Prices start from S$48++ per pax and S$88 for two. Call or email MO Bar to make a reservation.

MO Bar at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore
Address: 5 Raffles Avenue, Mandarin Oriental, Marina Square, Singapore 039797
Contact: 6885 3500, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Fri) | 12.30pm – 2.30pm, 3pm – 5pm (Sat & Sun)

National Kitchen by Violet Oon

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Violet Oon’s dishes are replete with touches of Peranakan culture and the high tea experience here is, of course, unabashedly Peranakan too.

The Singapore High Tea Set, unique to Violet Oon, plates up Asian-inspired savoury and sweet tidbits like kueh pie tee, nasi kuning serunding, buah keluak crostini, pulled beef sambal bun, kueh dah dah, and roti jala with gula melaka and banana sauce – all packing a punch of intense flavours but dressed up in the same elegance that traditional English high tea is served with.

To complete your meal, choose from hand-blended teas by the Singapore Tea Company or go for National Kitchen’s very own local-style kopi: the aromatic Kopi Vo.

Prices start from S$56++ for two pax. Make a reservation for National Kitchen by Violet Oon here.

National Kitchen by Violet Oon
Address: 1 St Andrews Road, #02-01, National Gallery, Singapore 178957
Contact: 9834 9935
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

One-Ninety Bar at Four Seasons Hotel Singapore

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At Four Seasons Hotel Singapore’s One-Ninety Bar, a weekend afternoon tea awaits at the outdoor terrace where you can make yourself comfortable as yo  feast on finger sandwiches, quiches and brioche toast, as well as acacia honey lemon tea cake and brown sugar shortbread with a side of clotted cream and homemade jam.

To end, sample special sugary gems like Manjari chocolate cake with matcha cream, chocolate hazelnut financier, and spiced persimmon macaron with yoghurt cream.

Prices start from S$46++ per person. Save 10% off when you pre-purchase vouchers and make a reservation for One-Ninety Bar via Chope!

One-Ninety Bar at Four Seasons Hotel Singapore
Address: 190 Orchard Boulevard, Four Seasons Hotel Singapore, Singapore 248646
Contact: 6831 7671, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 5pm (Sat & Sun)

Renku Bar and Lounge at Marina Bay Sands

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Renku Bar and Lounge is Marina Bay Sands’ first 24-hour premium bar lounge, and instead of tiered dessert stands, it sends out a custom-made gueridon trolley wheeling an unlimited buffet of delightful finger sandwiches, scones, and desserts.

That’s not all Renku has up its sleeve though: the piece de resistance here has got to be the five-star tea service that definitely appeals to the tea fanatics too.

Simply pick from 13 unique artisanal blends, including the pandan earl grey black tea as well as MBS-exclusives jasmine tea Marina Pearls and black tea Durian Lapis, to sip away as you devour the scrumptious food.

P.S. You can switch out to another pot any time throughout your meal if you want to taste the full line-up of craft.

Prices start from S$48++ per person, get 20% off when you sign up to be a Sands Rewards member. Call or email Renku Bar and Lounge to make a reservation.

Renku Bar and Lounge at Marina Bay Sands
Address: 10 Bayfront Avenue, Lobby Level, Marina Bay Sands (Tower 1), Singapore 018956
Contact: 6688 5535, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 3.30pm, 4pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Sun)

Skai

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For a high tea experience that’s literally above all others, Skai is the place to go; after all, it’s perched 70 floors above ground in the Swissôtel The Stamford!

At the refined contemporary grill, your afternoon tea spread will consist of savoury and sweet creations that are – in true Skai fashion – delicately peppered with Japanese and Asian accents.

Admire the CBD view as you dine in the sky, and enjoy bite-sized indulgences such as crab roll with ikura, foie gras on beet bun, raspberry pistachios sable, and sesame choux puff with aromatic brews by TWG or Suzuki coffee on the side.

Prices start from S$60++ per adult and S$30++ per child below 12 years old. Save up to 35% when you make a reservation for Skai via Chope!

Skai
Address: 2 Stamford Road, Level 70, Swissôtel The Stamford, Singapore 178882
Contact: 6431 6156, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Sun to Fri)

Tablescape

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The upscale modern European diner may be closed for dine-in for now but that doesn’t mean you can’t have high tea in the comfort of your own home instead.

That’s because Tablescape is currently operating on a takeaway basis, and is offering its afternoon tea set as part of its takeaway menu. Priced at S$58 nett for two, you can enjoy an assortment of scones and brioche with house-made jam, clotted cream, and a trio of butters, alongside other tidbits like caramelised apple shell tart, raspberry éclair, black sandwich with salmon and cucumber, beetroot salad, and chilli crab mousse.

Delivery charges apply, but it’s waived when you order two afternoon tea sets and above). You can also enjoy 10% off if you choose to self-collect at the restaurant.

Prices start S$70++ for two pax (dine-in). Make a reservation for Tablescape via Chope here when it reopens.

Tablescape
Address: 10 Coleman Street, Level 3, Grand Park City Hall, Singapore 179809
Contact: 6432 5566, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 5pm (Fri to Sun)

Tea Lounge at Regent Singapore

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On weekdays, delight in some of the most delicious scones you can find in town at Regent Singapore’s Tea Lounge, served alongside premium finger sandwiches like roasted angus beef with English mustard on wholegrain bread as well as slivers of parma ham and smoked burrata on wholemeal bread.

Tea drinkers can expect a collection of herbal, floral, and fruity options to choose from, while coffee lovers can relish in espresso beverages from Illy. What’s more, you’ll also get to pick your choice of dessert off the diner’s menu!

When the weekend rolls over, the tea lounge switches things up with its weekend afternoon tea rendition that dishes out individually hot plated items such as the king prawn congee, caramelised kurobuta pork char siew, and Chef Chong’s signature laksa on your table – we guarantee you’ll step out feeling more than satisfied.

Prices start from S$47++ per adult and S$23.50 per child for weekdays, and S$68++ per adult and S$34 per child for weekends. Save up to 30% when you make a reservation for Tea Lounge at Regent Singapore via Chope!

Alternatively, enjoy 50% off the second afternoon tea set on weekdays when you book through Chope and use promo code ‘CTL2ND’. You can also take S$10 off the weekend high tea set when you enter promo code ‘CTL58’ on Chope.

Tea Lounge at Regent Singapore
Address: 1 Cuscaden Road, Lobby Level, Regent Singapore, Singapore 249715
Contact: 6725 3246, [email protected]
High tea hours: 2pm – 5pm (Mon to Fri) | 12pm – 2.30pm, 3pm – 5.30pm (Sat & Sun)

The Courtyard at The Fullerton Hotel Singapore

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For a traditional three-tier English afternoon tea of savouries and sweets with glimpses of the iconic Singapore River greeting you as you indulge, you have to swing by The Courtyard at The Fullerton Hotel.

For this month, the diner is partnering with Audra Morrice, MasterChef Asia and Singapore judge, cookbook author, and celebrity chef, to serve up the Best of Both Worlds Afternoon Tea featuring well-loved flavours of Singaporean cuisine intertwined with dishes and produce that are distinctly Australian.

Chomp on the likes of kueh pie tee and shredded Singapore chilli crab tucked in golden, crispy bun, while savouring beef rendang pot pie – a deliciously Singaporean spin on Australia’s favourite meat pie, Lamington laced with the heady fragrance of pandan leaves, and calamansi curd tart with gin and tonic jelly.

Prices start from S$51++ per person for weekdays and S$56++ per person for weekends. Call or email The Courtyard to make a reservation.

The Courtyard at The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
Address: 1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178
Contact: 6877 8911/8912, [email protected]
High tea hours: 13pm – 6pm (Mon to Sun)

The Landing Point at The Fullerton Bay Hotel

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Leave all your stresses behind and just unwind when you dine along the waterfront, where The Landing Point sits, and soak in magnificent views of the Marina Bay area.

Here, you’ll revel in seared afternoon tea delights such as beef pastrami on brioche, five-spice smoked chicken on sesame tartlet, maple pecan orange tart, and ondeh-ondeh macaron, alongside servings of scones, coffees, and teas.

Got a special occasion that calls for a tipple or two? Just add on S$78 for free-flow prosecco, moscato, house white and red, and rosé for two hours!

Tip: You can also opt to enjoy your afternoon tea at The Clifford Pier.

Prices start from S$51++ per adult and S$26 per child below 11 years old for weekdays, and S$56++ per adult and S$28 per child for weekends and public holidays. Make a reservation for The Landing Point via Chope here!

The Landing Point at The Fullerton Bay Hotel
Address: 80 Collyer Quay, The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore, Singapore 049326
Contact: 6877 8911/8912, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Fri) | 12pm – 2.30pm, 3.30pm – 6pm (Sat, Sun & PH)

The Grand Lobby at Raffles Hotel Singapore

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Settle in for an elegant afternoon at the heritage hotel with a refreshed spread of indulgences in a refined setting. That’s because The Grand Lobby is continuing the gastronomic journey of themed indulgences with its afternoon tea experience, that has travelled to the capital of Austria from the Big Apple.

Available until 16 December 2020, experience the new Vienna Afternoon Tea with its inspired delights such as Vienna sandwiches, delectable lobster crostini, and rich chocolate sacher cake, as well as specially crafted cocktails before the voyage adjourns to another exciting city of the world.

Prices start from S$78++ per person. Call or email Raffles Hotel Singapore to make a reservation for The Grand Lobby.

The Grand Lobby at Raffles Hotel Singapore
Address: 1 Beach Road, Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore 189673
Contact: 6412 1816, [email protected]
High tea hours: 1pm – 5pm (Mon to Thu) | 12pm – 6pm (Fri to Sun)

The Knolls at Capella Singapore

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With an intimate and inviting atmosphere overlooking cascading pools and the South China Sea, you can surely escape the hustle and bustle of the city with a trip to the island’s peaceful sanctuary that is Capella.

Nestled amongst lush vegetation on the island of Sentosa, it’s almost impossible to feel zen when you savour your afternoon tea here.

Order yourself the Capella Tea Experience, and you’ll get a three-tiered serving platter that treats you to the likes of crab salad, foie gras terrine, and beef pastrami sandwich.

Then, savour picture-worthy sweet delights such as Japanese macaron, vanilla coconut mousse, and Iranian pistachio financier. Aside from the standout food, you’ll also appreciate the extensive tea list that features solely Gryphon brews.

If you’re heading over this holiday season, expect festive flavours such as honey glazed Turkey ham and cranberry on rye, quiche baked with spinach, pine nut, and cranberry, vintage mixed fruit cake, and Christmas spice almond frangipane macaron.

Prices start from S$47++ per adult and S$23.50 per child for weekdays, and S$68++ per adult and S$34++ per child for weekends. Make a reservation for The Knolls via Chope here.

The Knolls at Capella singapore
Address: 1 The Knolls, Capella Singapore, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098297
Contact: 6591 5046
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Fri)

The Lobby Lounge at InterContinental Singapore

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Drop by InterContinental Singapore if a Peranakan-style afternoon tea is what you have in mind. Here, you can expect flavourful, modern renditions on local classics like deep-fried rendang chicken mantou, milo and lemon scones with gula melaka and coconut jam, and pulut hitam chiffon cake.

But it’s not just the adults that get to indulge! The Lobby Lounge also offers the delightful Kids Afternoon Tea – available only on weekends for S$38++ – which gives little ones fun, fancy treats like rainbow layer cake, unicorn macarons, a ‘Teddy Bear’ tuna sandwich, and also a choice of hot chocolate or a strawberry milkshake!

Prices start from S$88++ for two pax. Save up to 10% when you make a reservation for The Lobby Lounge at InterContinental Singapore via Chope!

The Lobby Lounge at InterContinental Singapore
Address: 80 Middle Road, Level 1, InterContinental Singapore, Singapore 188966
Contact: 6338 7600
High tea hours: 1pm – 3pm, 3.30pm – 5.30pm (Mon to Sun)

The Lobby Lounge at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore

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Not one for traditional finger sandwiches? Have your high tea with a homegrown twist instead!

For Shangri-La Hotel’s high tea, you’ll get a three-tiered set that features some of Singapore’s all-star foods, including nyonya kuehs, chilli crab puff, hae bi hiam sandwich, and prawn roll, together with desserts like coconut kaya tart and durian dome.

Even the perennial afternoon tea staple get a splash of familiar flavours, so don’t be surprised to be served scones that are tinged with gula melaka and pandan. Apart from the regular tea and coffee options, you can also order the local versions that are kopi tarik or teh tarik.

Prices start from S$42++ per person for weekdays and S$48++ per person for weekends. Make a reservation for The Lobby Lounge at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore here!

The Lobby Lounge at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore
Address: 22 Orange Grove Road, Lobby Level, Shangri-La Hotel Singapore (Tower Wing), Singapore 258350
Contact: 6213 4398, [email protected]
High tea hours: 3pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

The Marmalade Pantry

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Thanks to its affordable price point, this quaint café has bloomed in popularity amongst afternoon tea goers. And with three venues to choose from, you get a variety of options with The Marmalade Pantry.

At the flagship outlet in ION Orchard, the daily afternoon tea set lets you pick and choose all the tea-time treats that you like – choices include buttermilk scones (S$14 for four), lemon meringue sponge (S$10 per slice), as well as raspberry swirl cheesecake and s’mores cupcakes (S$6 each).

Meanwhile, its Novena and Downtown outlets offer high tea sets on weekends that come with free-flow tea plus an array of sandwiches, scones, petite cakes, and mini cupcakes.

Prices start from S$48++ for two pax. Make a reservation for The Marmalade Pantry (Novena) via Chope here.

The Marmalade Pantry
Address: See the full list of locations on the website
Contact: Find the full list of contact numbers on the website
High tea hours: 

  • Orchard: 3pm – 6pm (Mon to Sun)
  • Downtown & Novena: 3pm – 6pm (Fri to Sun & PH)

TWG Tea

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Ask any seasoned tea lover where’s one of their all-time favourite afternoon tea spots, and you’ll most likely get TWG Tea as the answer.

All the tea salons are stocked with hundreds of brews for you to go gaga over, as you munch on light bites such as muffins or scones served with TWG Tea jelly and whipped cream, as well as finger sandwiches such as Thai basil chicken brioche and crab meat tart.

Prices start from S$20++ per person. Call the respective TWG Tea outlets to make a reservation.

TWG Tea
Address: See the full list of locations on the website
Contact: Find the full list of contact numbers on the website
High tea hours: 2pm – 6pm (Mon to Sun)

Wildseed Cafe at The Summerhouse

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Nestled inside a refurbished colonial house, this quiet retreat is one of the favourite hang-out spots for many Instagrammers but it’s not just all aesthetics and no substance.

In fact, it serves up a mean afternoon tea that includes petit sandwiches as well as sweets like madeleines, macaroons, mini brownies, and cheesecake.

Kick off your tea-time break with some fluffy and buttery madeleines, and continue on with their mini brownies before refreshing your palate with a chicken pinche petit sandwich. Then, end your restful afternoon on a sweet note with some soft serve.

Prices start from S$40++ for two pax. Save 10% when you make a reservation for Wildseed Cafe via Chope!

Wildseed Cafe
Address: 3 Park Lane, Level 1, Seletar Aerospace Drive, Singapore 798387
Contact: 9649 9116
High tea hours: 2pm – 5pm (Mon to Sun)

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