Afternoon Tea at Colonel Saab, Covent Garden
Experience the Ultimate Fusion of Flavours with an Indian-British Afternoon Tea at Colonel Saab
Located between Covent Garden and Bloomsbury, Colonel Saab invites you to indulge in our unique Indian-British fusion afternoon tea experience. A delightful alternative to traditional afternoon tea, Colonel Saab is perfect for intimate family gatherings, refreshing breaks during shopping sprees, or pre-theatre stops in the vibrant West End.
Nestled within our elegant fine dining restaurant, you will embark on an extraordinary culinary journey through our lavish afternoon tea menu. Elevate your experience with our Champagne option, adding an opulent touch to your visit.
Our exquisite three-tiered feast features:
Delectable finger dhokla sandwiches with a refreshing coriander and mint chutney
Crispy Onion Bhajia adorned with tangy pickle chaat masala
Freshly baked raisin scones served with luxurious clotted cream and sweet strawberry jam
Delightful homemade coconut & Earl Grey cookies
Decadent Saffron & Rose Shrikhand macarons
An assortment of mouth-watering tea cakes
Choose from three meticulously curated afternoon tea options, starting at £25 per person
A traditional tea and coffee selection to complement your culinary experience
A sparkling option to add a touch of effervescence to your afternoon tea
The Three C High Tea:
Chai, Charlie, and Champagne Afternoon Tea, presenting a variety of exceptional chai
alongside Taittinger's celebrated champagnes—Brut, Rosé, and Nocturne
As you indulge in our afternoon tea, feast your eyes on the captivating artwork collected from across India and marvel at the royal crystals showcased in sophisticated glass cabinets. Inspired by the family travels of our founder, Roop Partap Choudhary, our menu encompasses a diverse range of regional dishes, from traditional Indian local lunches to British-influenced Indian breakfasts and grand banquets hosted by Indian nobility and Maharajas.
What others have said about our Indian-British fusion afternoon tea:
"The Colonel Saab Afternoon Tea is a delightful fusion of Indian and British flavours. The homemade coconut & Earl Grey cookies and raisin scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam were an absolute treat."
— OpenTable Diner review, 5 stars
"We were looking for a unique afternoon tea experience and Colonel Saab exceeded our expectations! The Saffron & Rose Shrikhand macarons were divine, and the Indian-inspired savoury treats were a delightful surprise."
— The Fork Diner review, 10/10
"Colonel Saab's Indian-British fusion afternoon tea is a must-try. The finger dhokla sandwiches and onion bhajia brought an unexpected twist to the traditional high tea spread, and we loved it!"
— Square Meal Diner review, 5 stars