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Afternoon Tea Delivery: The Best Places To Get Yours

While we can’t go out for afternoon tea at the moment, we certainly can bring the afternoon tea to our homes.

We’ve rounded up the best sites offering afternoon tea delivery. All these companies will deliver what you need to put on a spread fit for royalty.

We’ve also included options for you to create your own afternoon tea package; buy a hamper and fill it with as much or as little as you want. If you know someone who’s offering afternoon tea delivery, please let us know in the comments below.

The best places offering afternoon tea delivery in London and beyond:

Betty Blythe Afternoon Tea Delivery

For £15 per person, the team at Betty Blythe can deliver:


  • Ham and cheese
  • Cheddar cheese and chutney
  • Cucumber and cream cheese
  • Smoked salmon and cream cheese

Sweet Treats:

  • Scones with cream and jam
  • Truffle brownie bite
  • French macaron
  • Mini cupcake
  • Victoria sponge slice

Crockery hire and gluten free, dairy free and vegan menus are also available.

Betty Blythe Afternoon Tea Delivery

Delivery, in London and the surrounding areas; varies according to location and the service is available Tuesday to Saturday 10 am – 1 pm.

John Lewis & Partners Afternoon Tea Treats Gift Basket

Trust good old John Lewis to provide a reasonably priced (and non-alcoholic) afternoon tea, complete with a basket (use again for a garden picnic or line it and use as a planter).

John Lewis & Partners Afternoon Tea Gift Basket

The hamper contains

  • Belvoir Fruit Farms Elderflower & Rose Pressé, 25cl
  • Belvoir Fruit Farms Raspberry Lemonade, 25cl
  • Percy’s Bakery Delightful Creams Sweet Raspberry & White Chocolate, 135g
  • Linden Lady Milk Chocolate Bar, 100g
  • Radford’s The Sugar Mill Pink Gin Fudge, 150g
  • Claire’s Handmade Strawberry & Elderflower Jam, 227g
  • Cartwright & Butler Classic Earl Grey Tea, 30g

GAIL’S Bakery

Gail’s doesn’t offer an afternoon tea package per se, but you can order all the bread, pastries, deli items, fruit, sweets and cakes required. All you have to do is provide the drinks and the crockery.

Gail's cinnamon-bun

Gail’s also sells yeast and flour!

Hay Hampers Afternoon Tea

Choose from a variety of afternoon tea styles and budgets at this classic hamper company.

Selfridges Food Hall

While Selfridges does sell hampers, they don’t have a specific afternoon tea version but you can create your own; choose an empty hamper, your food, drink and crockery and you’re all set.

Create your own Selfridges afternoon tea hamper
KUSMI TEA Afternoon tea set of five
biscuiteers biscuits

Liberty London

Put together your own luxury hamper with goodies from Liberty London; we’ve got our eyes on Charbonnel et Walker truffles and all-butter shortbread biscuits.

LIBERTY LONDON Heritage Earl Grey Tea
CHARBONNEL ET WALKER Milk Sea Salt Caramel Truffles
LIBERTY LONDON All-Butter Fruit Shortbread Biscuits

Harrods Food Hamper

Choose a hamper according to your budget; this is Harrods so we’re talking luxury, but isn’t now the time to treat yourself?

harrods-the-rutland-hamper afternoon tea delivery to your home

Harvey Nichols

Another DIY afternoon tea option; they don’t sell empty hampers but they have all the tea, sweet/savoury treats and alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks you could possibly require!

harvey nichols fruit tea
cheddar cheese crumbles
HARVEY NICHOLS Alcohol-Free Sparkling Chardonnay & Salted Caramel

If you need a gluten free and vegan option, we suggest ordering in some Borough 22 Doughnuts.

borough 22 gluten free vegan doughnuts

They are vegan and gluten free (top 14 allergen free), award-winning and available for delivery across mainland UK.

Fortnum & Mason Afternoon Tea

The restaurant may be closed but you can create your very own afternoon tea and have everything you need delivered to your door in a signature Fortnum & Mason hamper.

Fortnum & Mason Afternoon Tea hamper
Fortnum & Mason hamper

Cutter & Squidge Afternoon Tea At Home

Cutter & Squidge Afternoon Tea At Home

Order afternoon tea for two and enjoy:

  • 2 x Indulgent Brownies
  • 2 x Mini Dreamcake Slices
  • 4 x Buttery Scones (please warm them up!)
  • 2 x Pots of Rodda’s Clotted Cream
  • 1 x Pot of Fruity Jam
  • 1 x Cutter & Squidge Fine Loose Leaf Tea*

For £29.90 + £9 delivery anywhere inside the M25.

Tea Wishes

Order contact-free delivery of all the goodies you need to create your own afternoon tea. You must order a minimum of 10 of each item – i.e. chocolate cupcakes, 10 scones.

Tea Wishes

Vegan and gluten free afternoon tea options available.

Delimann Afternoon Tea Hampers

For a more traditional afternoon tea, try a Delimann hamper which contains classics like scones, fudge and jam.

Delimann Afternoon Tea Hampers

Devon Heaven Cream Tea Hampers

Prices start at £19.50 for award-winning afternoon tea in a box, sent to you (with free delivery) from Devon.

If you don’t have an afternoon tea set ready and waiting to go, here are our favourites:

John Lewis

Sara Miller Chelsea Collection Cake Stand
Sara Miller Chelsea Collection Birds Cake Plates
John Lewis tea
  • Sara Miller Chelsea Collection Cake Stand, £55
  • Sara Miller Chelsea Collection Birds Cake Plates, 4 Assorted, £45
  • Sara Miller Chelsea Collection Birds Cup and Saucer, £24

T2 Range – from £9 to £55


Use lighting to create a luxurious ambience; these fairy lights (we got ours from Lights4Fun) are always a good idea. Why not hang them along the mantlepiece, across a frame or around a bookshelf?

Where do you think offers the best afternoon tea delivery?


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