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Thames Foyer at the Savoy

The Strand | The Savoy, London WC2R 0EU, England
+44 20 7420 2374
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  • Excellent67%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Strand | The Savoy, London WC2R 0EU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a light dinner here the other night. A warm welcome, and a nice table in a rather sparcely populated room. Live jazz music ok, but really not my kind of music, to be honest. Asked them to surprise me with a nice cocktail, and...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

What a great evening this turned out to be. Alex Mendham and his orchestra, the Savoy resident dance orchestra, were incredibly good. They played many old tunes, while we danced and ate. The service by Coala(Kayla) and Thames Foyer Manager Athina was impeccable. Athina in...More

Thank GeorgeDubiecki
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Dear GeorgeDubiecki, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary five star review following your meal and evening at The Savoy. We truly appreciate feedback from our guests. I am so glad that you enjoyed a wonderful evening in the iconic surroundings...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited as a treat for my 30th birthday with my family. Wonderful ambience, didn’t feel too stuffy or formal. Food was exquisite - we had the afternoon tea and one person had the high tea. We started with champagne which was delicious. Our waitress was...More

Thank HHackers
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear HHackers, Thank you for your extremely positive review. At The Savoy we pride ourselves on delivering the most memorable of experiences to all of our guests, and I am so glad we achieved this during your visit for Afternoon Tea. May I take this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival it feels like you suddenly got an unexpected role in a episode of The Crown” .. a royal sense makes you wonder if you shouldn’t have dressed up a bit more for this occasion. Well despite being very classic and old fashioned stylish...More

Thank Spartadk
PhilipBarnes1, other at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Spartadk, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide such a positive review of your visit to The Thames Foyer at The Savoy, and for your kind words. We are delighted you enjoyed the unique atmosphere and grandeur of the Foyer and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, 22-year old daughter and myself had the most delicious, decadent Afternoon Tea at the Thames Foyer at the Savoy. We went there on December 28, 2017 and experienced the "Holiday Season" at its best! The Thames Foyer is such an elegant room and...More

Thank Pamela G
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Pamela G, Thank you for your very kind words and for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted you chose to join us for Afternoon Tea during your time in London, and to hear that your visit was such a wonderfully...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

The afternoon tea at The Savoy is a really great treat. From the moment we arrived the service was extremely attentive but not intrusive. There is an amazing range of tea to choose from and our teapots were replenished frequently. The food was delicious -...More

Thank carha
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Dear carha, Thank you for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. I was delighted to read your kind comments, and that you chose to take Afternoon Tea with us at The Savoy. I am thrilled that you enjoyed everything about your visit....More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

Had been wanting to do the Savoy dinner dance for a few years now and finally got around to doing it this year For my husband & i's annual Christmas night out. Just as well as we were told this is the last year The...More

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PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Curleypussycat, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary five star review following your meal and evening at our recent Dinner Dance in the Thames Foyer. We truly appreciate feedback from our guests. I am so glad that you enjoyed a...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This was my first time having proper afternoon tea and it was a wonderful experience. The staff were all attentive and friendly, and they made me feel welcome, which was especially reassuring as a solo diner. They took an interest in me and ensured I...More

Thank LVNVRichard
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Dear LVNVRichard, Thank you for your five-star review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Afternoon Tea, and we were able to deliver a truly traditional experience in the beautiful surroundings of the Thames Foyer. I was so pleased to read that all aspects of...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I was visiting from the states for my 27th birthday and knew I wanted to have an afternoon tea experience and they did not disappoint! Everything was AMAZING! The decor is beautiful and the ambiance is very lovely. This was definitely the best experience of...More

Thank Candace H
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Dear Candace H, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide such a positive review of your Afternoon Tea, and for your kind words. We are delighted you were able to celebrate your birthday with us and your Savoy experience was the highlight...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

I have eaten at the Thames foyer at the Savoy several times with my partner and also with my family. The food is to die for the service is phenomenal, atmosphere is excellent and the decor is like being on set of a magical film....More

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PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Thames Foyer at the Savoy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Dear 257bond, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to the Thames Foyer. I was delighted to read your kind comments, and to hear that you had a truly wonderful Savoy experience. I will have great pleasure in passing on your feedback...More

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yes Open table is very safe company and we are using them very often to book a tables in London. also yes you will pay once you finish your afternoon tea Hope you will enjoyed as much as we did Ranka x
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If this was for the cocktail and dessert combo, I certainly did! The vouchers were accepted discretely without a fuss. There was only a service charge to pay at the end, which I gladly did, as the service was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Strand | The Savoy, London WC2R 0EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7420 2374
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  • This restaurant is at The Savoy
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