TOWN HOUSE AFTERNOON TEA AT THE KENSINGTON: INSPIRED BY LONDON LANDMARKS
The Town House at The Kensington has launched a new Afternoon Tea offering inspired by London’s most recognisable and historic landmarks. Guests will be taken on a tasty foodie tour of some of the capital’s most famous architectural feats from the opulent surroundings of Town House restaurant in Kensington. The great news for vegans is that there is a special vegan version available (something you rarely come across)!
This charming afternoon tea is served on a London Eye-inspired tea stand alongside a beautiful bespoke map of London illustrated by Eleni Sofroniou, which guests can take home with them. Guests will enjoy quintessentially British scones and sandwiches, plus a delicious selection of savoury treats including a cockney staple Steak & London Ale Pie, a Colston Bassett Stilton & Broccoli Quiche and a bite-size Crab Cake with Tartare Sauce & Caperberries.
Marvellous sweet treats include ‘The Gherkin’ crafted from White Chocolate with a Dark Chocolate Ganache, ‘The Shard’ made of Carrot Cake & Milk Chocolate, an iconic ‘London Telephone Box’ imagined in Rhubarb Mousse and a ‘Big Ben’ inspired Lemon Curd Tart.Town House is the signature restaurant at The Kensington hotel and is spread across three classically designed drawing rooms, serving locally-sourced, seasonal modern British cuisine.
Nestled in the heart of one of London’s most desirable neighbourhoods – complete with stylish décor, hand-picked furnishings and open fireplaces – Town House also provides intimate porticos overlooking South Kensington’s tree-lined avenues.
HOW: The new London Landmarks Afternoon Tea is available to book now and costs £42 per person or £54.50 with a glass of Perrier-Jouët, Grand Brut NV Champagne, all enjoyed with a selection of rare teas. Afternoon Tea is served daily from 12 noon to 6pm. The full menu can be viewed here. For more information or reservations please visit:https://townhousekensington.com or call: 020 7589 6300