Time for Tea! Celebrate Afternoon Tea Week with Searcys2 August 2023
Raise a cup this Afternoon Tea Week (7th-13th August) with Searcys! Whether you find yourself amid the iconic London skyline at The Gherkin, enjoying the historical charm of Bath at The Pump Room, indulging in the grandeur of St Pancras International Station, or soaking up the elegance of 116 Pall Mall, join us to celebrate this quintessentially British pastime!
Scones in the Sky at Searcys at The Gherkin
Sitting gracefully in the heart of London’s iconic skyline, Searcys at The Gherkin’s striking glass-domed restaurant offers Afternoon Tea alongside breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Whether you’re a Londoner or a visitor to the capital, a trip to the top of London’s original skyscrapers should be on your bucket list.
Enjoy a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones, and an array of sweet treats, all expertly crafted to please the most discerning taste buds. Available to enjoy alongside an array of beverage options, from a glass of Searcycs English Sparkling Wine to Limitless Champagne or for a summer exclusive refreshing Gin & Tonic by Tarquin’s Cornish Gin. Book your Searcys at The Gherkin Afternoon Tea Week Experience here.
All-Aboard the Searcys Express at St. Pancras
Take a trip to St. Pancras International and find Europe’s Longest Champagne Bar nestled within the grandeur of the Victorian Station. Searcys St Pancras Champagne Bar exudes an old-world charm that harks back to the golden age of train travel. On the doorstep of Europe, you can unwind and treat yourself to a delightful Travel-inspired Afternoon Tea. Indulge in a sumptuous selection of pastries, cakes, and sandwiches, served in a suitcase, paired with a glass of Searcys own cuvée English Sparkling Wine and then head off on your own travel adventure. Book your St. Pancras Afternoon Tea Week Experience here.
Tea and Opera at 116 Pall Mall
Prepare to be captivated with an unforgettable afternoon tea experience at the stunning 116 Pall Mall, in partnership with the London Chamber Orchestra. Taking place on Saturday 5th August, be spellbound by the voice of an award-winning soprano Charlotte Bowden with a summer opera-inspired setlist, paired with an indulgent Searcys Confectioner’s Afternoon Tea. From beloved Handel arias, such as the enchanting “Endless Pleasure” and soul-stirring “Lascia ch’io pianga”, to the magnificent works of Mozart, “Deh vieni” and “Ach ich fuhl’s”, this setlist is a testament to the timeless beauty of the operatic genre. Set under the ornate ceilings, settle down for a tea inspired by all things sweet, with freshly baked scones and pastries, along with a selection of savouries and a glass of Searcys Champagne, before being treated to an evening of music. Get tickets here.
For those unable to make it, 116 Pall Mall will also be serving its Confectioner’s tea exclusively throughout Afternoon Tea Week, which includes a kid’s version for families. Book your 116 Pall Mall Afternoon Tea Week Experience here.
Taste of history at The Pump Room
Step back in time and spend the afternoon at The Pump Room, an elegant restaurant which has been a hub of social gatherings since the 18th century; once an inspiration for the likes of Jane Austin and Mary Shelley and today continues to be a favoured destination for Afternoon Tea enthusiasts.
The Pump Room’s grandeur and refined ambience offer the perfect setting to enjoy a Traditional Afternoon Tea, complete with dainty finger sandwiches, homemade buttermilk scones and an assortment of pastries. Enjoy a glass of Searcys own English Sparkling Wine whilst listening to the talented sounds of the Pump Room Trio or their resident pianist from the oldest professional orchestra in England. Book your Pump Room Afternoon Tea Week Experience here.
Bring Searcys home this Afternoon Tea Week!
Whether you are snuggled up by the sofa with a cuppa, sharing a scone with friends or popping some Sparkling in the sunshine, make every occasion special with Searcys. Celebrate the tradition of Afternoon Tea Week at home with our range of Searcys’ approved recipes and selection of Afternoon Tea Experience Vouchers, Champagne and Tea-time gifts. Discover our full range of gifts here.