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Luton Hoo - Afternoon Tea

105 The Mall | The Mansion House, Luton LU1 3TQ, England
+44 1582 698888
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (59 reviews)
“cream and jam” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
105 The Mall | The Mansion House, Luton LU1 3TQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staff friendly seemed lots of staff rushing around but not doing a lot Food was ok but wouldn't say it's anything special,cakes very small not that good either, scones were a disappointment saying waist of time putting sultanas in may as well of not bothered...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A magnificent stately home setting with an interesting history. The interior is absolutely stunning and the decor is in keeping with the period of it's heyday. Having been here before I was familiar with the layout but a first time visitor may get confused. The...More

Thank zoothornrolo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average food with decaf tea. Had to wait as there were two other tables, only one staff member serving.

Thank serenafarrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a family afternoon tea for twelve: three grandparents down to three under fours (one 1yr old) through a third party concierge. Seems although we paid the deposit and got a confirmation, the booking wasn't in place so most unfortunate from the outset. We can't...More

Thank Mick V
Reviewed 15 December 2017

I recently visited for the first time. Lots of luxury and an upmarket feel. Yes the cost of the afternoon tea is kind of pricey for what you get but I think that's reflected in the surroundings. The staff were very prompt efficient and friendly...More

Thank Eve T
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Have just returned from Luton Hoo afternoon tea. Terrible. Bread was stale ,gammon smelt suspicious ,pastry on tartlets was soft Scones not warm and tea weak .Spoke to a deputy manager Didn't seem bothered Definitely The Grove Watford is a hundred times better

1  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Lovely place for a spot of afternoon tea. Would recommend it to any one looking for a taste of "English-ness".

Thank Eatin_thru_Malli
Reviewed 30 November 2017

A bit like going back in time when grandeur was what Luton hoo was all about, we were greeted at the front door and shown to the old ball room where we had a delightful array of sandwiches and tea. It was my mother's 90th...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Awful experience. No one to greet us upon entrance to the restaurant, we needed to ask the doormen outside. Once seated, we waited and waited and waited for service. As a guest of 9 people on a birthday celebration, on two occasions a birthday plate...More

Thank summersueLondon
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Mansion - Lovely Afternoon Tea Exceptional service. The rooms vary in size with rooms in the Mansion and the Country Club / Stables.

Thank Elena K
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25 November 2017|
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Response from clareevans21 | Reviewed this property |
we were there a couple of hours
27 April 2017|
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Response from jeffree456 | Reviewed this property |
We went for afternoon tea, but they like you to look smart eve for them. No jeans , So I recommend smart dress code.
11 August 2016|
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Response from Currentbun21 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the price of afternoon tea. I am sure if you look on line you will find a price or ring Luton Hoo and they will help you. Hope you enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 The Mall | The Mansion House, Luton LU1 3TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Luton
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 698888
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