5 festive afternoon teas in Manchester
PUBLISHED: 16:59 07 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:02 21 May 2019
Take a break from your festive shopping or the Christmas markets in Manchester and indulge in an afternoon of eating and drinking.
Festive High Tea at Grand Pacific
A fusion of Northern and Asian is on offer at Grand Pacific. Savouries include: Eccles cake with Stilton, smoked salmon with potato cake, crumpet with lobster butter, walnut and sage, salmon and tuna lomi and turkey and cranberry sandwich with sage & onion stuffing.
Follow that with a choice of mincemeat tart with ginger crumb, passion fruit with eggnog whip, jasmine tea bread with rose petal jelly, Grand Pacific sherry trifle, Lamington lollipops, mini Amara cherry pavlova, Irish Cream chocolate truffle.
From £22.00 per person
Festive Afternoon Tea at The Midland Hotel
It's one of the famous afternoon teas in Manchester and the Christmas version lives up to the same high standards.
Start off with a glass of champagne and mulled wine, followed by a selection of finger sandwiches including festive roast turkey with cranberry relish.
Finish off with home-baked scones and a selection of delightful pastries and sweets.
From £35.00 per person
Festive Afternoon Tea at The Lowry Hotel
You will be welcomed with a glass of mulled for your the festive afternoon tea offering at the Lowry Hotel. Festive sandwiches include: Roast turkey with pork & sage stuffing, Brie mousse & cranberry and Hot smoked salmon, roasted pepper relish and free range egg mayonnaise with compressed cucumber.
The sweets also have a Christmas theme with chestnut and chocolate yule logs, Fruit and almonds cake loaf, Christmas pudding eclairs and Clementine bavarios with meringue drops.
From £24.00 per person
Festive Afternoon Tea at Gotham Manchester
Gotham Manchester in King Street has a Festive Afternoon Tea available that has a good selection of festive finger sandwiches such as cheese and pickle and turkey and stuffing.
The sweets include candy cane macaron and chocolate orange yule log, and there is also an added festive touch of a spiced cranberry jam to go with your scones.
From £25.00 per person
Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea at Cloud 23
Cloud 23 is very much Manchester's Afternoon Tea with a view; enjoy the sights of the city while indulging in this offering that's very much one for those with a sweet tooth. Snowman patisseries, macarons, candy canes and mince pieces are just a few of the delights on offer.
The Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea also includes a glass of fizz or cocktail.
From £45.00 pp (£5 deposit required)