Afternoon Tea has been a tradition that has graced British afternoons since the 1840s, and has since evolved into what is often a high-brow social occasion. Celebrate in true British style this week by checking out one of these brilliant deals taking place across Dubai.
Armani/Lounge, Armani Hotel
Traditional sandwich flavours go upscale at Armani/Lounge with maine lobster, caviar and gold leaf on black bread or the light, fresh combination of golden beets and feta, while pâtisserie options include a golden Paris-Dubai choux, gilded brownies and scones filled with golden raisins and decadent chocolate chips, served with your favourite preserves ad clotted cream.
Details: Afternoon Tea is served daily from 15 August – 30 September 2018, between 3pm – 6pm. Priced at AED 183 per person, or AED 313 per couple. To book, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +971 4 888 3666.
Al Bayt, Palace Downtown
Exquisite palatial décor and serene views of Burj Lake and The Dubai Fountain are what make Al Bayt the ideal location to savour the tradition of Afternoon Tea. This relaxing experience takes on an even more special dimension with the inclusion of a rejuvenating 50-minute signature treatment at The Spa at Palace Downtown.
Details: Afternoon Tea is served daily from 2pm – 6pm; The Spa at Palace Downtown is open every day from 9am to 10pm. The offer is available until 30 September, and is priced at AED 425 per person. To book, please call 800 DINING, email email@example.com or visit palacehotels.com
At.mosphere, Burj Khalifa
This afternoon tea experience offers breathtaking views of the city served alongside a choice of two high tea menus. ‘La Gourmandise’ offers a classic collection of mini sandwiches, pâtisseries, and fresh berries served with an extensive choice of teas and coffees from around the world, while the ‘Luxurious Menu’ includes sparkling beverage and a main course dish such as roast chicken with seasonal vegetables and tender scallops with green peas.
Details: Afternoon Tea is served daily from 12noon – 4:30pm. The La Gourmandise is priced AED 327 per person including unlimited selection of hot and refreshing beverages (non-window table); Luxurious Menu – AED 515 per person including sparkling beverage (window table), AED 440 per person including sparkling beverage (non-window table). To book, please call 04 8883828 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Lounge, Address Boulevard
As you take in the luxurious surroundings, enjoy four indulgent layers of sweet and savoury delights such as edible plastic-wrapped candy, mini Burrata and chocolate caviar, all placed in an exquisite chest of drawers set atop your table. Freshly baked scones and luscious jams are also present and full of flavour, and can be washed down with soothing herbal teas and coffees rounding off a perfect afternoon to spend with loved-ones or friends.
Details: Afternoon Tea is served daily between 2:30pm – 6pm. Priced at AED 166 for two people inclusive of a choice of coffee or tea. To book, please contact 04 888 3444 or email email@example.com
Casino Coffee Lounge, The QE2
Located adjacent to the Casino museum, the Casino Coffee Lounge offers a selection of hot and cold beverages during the week and a family Afternoon Tea from Thursday to Saturday. Passengers can relax on comfortable tables and enjoy views overlooking the yacht dock and Dubai’s maritime district.
Details: Afternoon Tea is served Thursday – Saturday between 4pm – 6pm. Prices start at AED 95 per person. To book, call +971 452 68888.