Are you after gifts for tea lovers this Christmas? Perhaps you want to surprise a dear friend or a family member with a special present? Instead of buying a traditional gift set of tea bags, why not treat your loved ones to a quirky afternoon tea, Brigit’s Bakery style?
The Brigit’s Bakery Afternoon Tea menu
Our menu is the unique combination of a fine English tradition with a French twist. That’s why we call it L’Afternoon Tea! No matter wherever you book with us, we will delight you with freshly-prepared sandwiches on soft white and wholemeal bread with classics like cucumber, cream cheese, and mint, but also smoked salmon with a squeeze of lemon. Our high tea is served with delicious homemade, plain scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam, as well as an assortment of unique mini cakes and tarts.
And when it comes to our tea selection, you can indulge in any of the following:
- English Breakfast.
- Earl Grey and Earl Grey Decaf.
- Rooibush Jardin Rouge.
- Lemon & Ginger.
- Berry & Elderflower.
- Jasmine Tea.
- And Green Tea.
Of course, if you have any dietary requirements or preferences, just let us know. We also offer a choice of alternative menus, including:
These are available no matter where you book with us, so just let us know about your preferences at the time of booking.
Book a Brigit’s Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus Tour
If you haven’t been on one of our Afternoon Tea Bus Tours yet, why not? You can come and experience afternoon tea with a difference on one of our exclusive and unique Brigit’s Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus tours.
Our vintage Routemaster buses drive you through the streets of Central London, allowing you to take in some of the City’s best sights while you kick back and relax with friends and family and enjoy our fabulous afternoon high tea accompanied with an array of tasty sandwiches and delicious cakes and pastries. Your London bus driver will take you around Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St James’s Park, Hyde Park, The Royal Albert Hall, Marble Arch, Nelson’s Column, Downing Street and more. The London sightseeing tour lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes (depending on traffic).
Christmas Afternoon Tea
We regularly run themed bus tours, so make sure you check our website for updates, and if you’re reading this at the time of writing, don’t miss out on our Christmas Afternoon Tea Bus Tour and Afternoon Tea Christmas menu, only available between 16th November 2019 and 5th January 2020.
You can find out more about our Christmas tour and about what else is happening in London this December: Christmas events in London.
Gin Lovers Bus Tour
And if you’re after something slightly more adventurous, our Slingsby Afternoon Tea Bus Tour (suitable for 18 years+) runs on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays:
- Fridays and Saturdays from Victoria Coach Station, departing at 17:30.
- Thursday and Saturday departing from 8, Northumberland Avenue at 18:30.
On top of our gorgeous afternoon tea menu, the tour also includes 3 Slingsby Gin Cocktails. So if you’re into your gin as much as we know you appreciate a great cup of tea, then don’t miss out!
Treat a tea lover to afternoon Tea at the Brigit’s Bakery
If you’re after a luxurious and unforgettable afternoon tea experience, come and relax with a cup of tea and a cupcake at the Brigit’s Bakery in Covent Garden. Our wonderful cake counter, filled with sweet treats that are all baked daily by an expert team of French pastry chefs, is a treat to the eyes. We’re talking colourful fruit tartlets, yummy chocolate eclairs, delicious cupcakes, but also macarons, cookies, scones, cakes, and pastries. We call it our ‘relaxing sanctuary’ because it’s the perfect place to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy a perfectly brewed cup of loose leaf tea.
Our full Afternoon Tea experience comes with a selection of sandwiches, cakes, mini cupcakes, freshly made scones with clotted cream. We also have a top-notch wine list, should you wish to treat yourselves to a bottle of bubbly during the festive season.
Have your Brigit’s Bakery afternoon tea delivered
You can order for £19 per person for food only, or £24.50 per person if you also treat yourself and your guests to additional fresh orange juice and a Brigit’s Bakery Tea ceramic mug, which is the perfect gift for that tea lover in your family! And if you’re hosting a small afternoon tea party and want to present to perfection, a three-tier afternoon tea stand is available to purchase for just £12 (ideal for 4 people). You can book your afternoon tea delivery here.
Buy a loved one a Brigit’s gift voucher this Christmas
While an Afternoon Tea Bus Tour or a visit to our quirky Brigit’s Bakery in Covent Garden may feel like the perfect treats for a tea lover this Christmas, our signature afternoon tea menu is also available on our Thames cruises (summer only) or as a picnic. So if you want to surprise a loved one with the promise of a fantastic experience in the months to come (and when the weather is a bit warmer), why not buy one of our Brigit’s gift cards to put under the tree?
These can be delivered either as online vouchers or posted to your address. So have a look at the range of vouchers available and pick the one you most prefer:
- Brigit’s Bus Tour.
- Brigit’s VIP Bus Tour.
- Gin Lovers Afternoon Tea Bus Tour.
- Brigit’s Traditional Afternoon Tea.
- Brigit’s Prosecco Afternoon Tea.
- And Brigit’s Champagne Afternoon Tea.
Or simply buy a loved one a Brigit’s £50 or £100 voucher they can spend however they want. All vouchers are valid for six months from the date they were purchased.
So, which one will you choose this year?