Since 1707, Fortnum Mason has grown from an exceptional grocer in the heart of London to one of the world's preeminent destination stores. Over the past three centuries, the tradition of taking tea has formed an integral part of life at Fortnum Mason and now you and a lucky guest can experience this iconic and oh-so-British treat by taking Afternoon Tea in Fortnum's tranquil and elegant Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon. Opened by HM The Queen, the Tea Salon has quickly established itself as one of London's most stylish destinations for an indulgent afternoon treat. During your visit, you'll be served a host of sweet and savoury delights - from traditional finger sandwiches including Fortnum's smoked salmon, honey roast ham with grain mustard and coronation chicken, to exquisite cakes and fresh-made, baked-on-site scones served with clotted cream and Fortnum's preserves. Expert 'Tearistas' will also be on hand to help and advise you on which tea is just right for you from the incredible range of signature blends, single-estate and infusion teas ' before you toast the occasion in style with a glass of Champagne each.
Need to Know
On arrival at Fortnum Mason, you'll be greeted, before going through to the stylish Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon. Once seated, your 'tearista' will help you decide on the perfect tea for you from the extensive menu. Your superb selection of sweet and savoury treats will be served with a chilled glass of Champagne.