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Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne

111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9633 6000
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a great way to spend an afternoon in Melbourne. Afternoon Tea at The Windsor should be on the agenda of anyone visiting this city. It is worth visiting just for the decor and the sense of history let alone the outstanding food. Afternoon...More

Thank Hobo56
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely experience. The Windsor is a beautiful venue. The food is exquisite and the service is impeccable. Highly recommended.

Thank Narelle C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I am so disappointed today ! I bring my high net worth clients to enjoy the special high tea at Windsor. I thought Winsdor will provide excellent customer service and high quality high tea experience. Inclusion, We won’t came back at all. - Very rough...More

Thank Joey W
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ms Wong, Thank you for taking the time to describe your recent afternoon tea experience at The Hotel Windsor. We strive to provide our guests with the best customer service and leave them with only fond memories befitting of the Hotel Windsor’s reputation. I...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Staying at the hotel we looked forward to having afternoon tea there which is legendary. My wife unlike me likes savory rather than sweets and staff were only to willing to adjust the offering to meet our needs. We were intending to have dinner out...More

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Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Robert, Thank you most kindly for sharing your afternoon tea experience. I’m thrilled to hear that you and your wife found the afternoon enjoyable and we were able to cater for both a sweet and savoury tooth! Indeed, the 3-tier stand is deceptively filling,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Today, my sister and I were transported back to our favourite television show... such a decadent experience, unlike any other dining catch up! Such delicate food offerings, a glass of bubbles and ample tea served in authentic silverware - the Windsor staff did themselves proud....More

Thank helen s
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Helen, Thank you for taking the time to share your afternoon tea experience. Indeed, stepping into the Hotel Windsor is like stepping into a bygone era and I’m thrilled to hear we were able to transport you and your sister to another world. Our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I do love the Windsor - have been going for years - and I've thought about whether or not I should write this. BUT I would want to read this if I were choosing a place to go for a really good high tea. The...More

1  Thank Megan B
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Megan, Thank you most kindly for sharing your afternoon tea experience. I’m pleased to hear that the Hotel Windsor continues to host numerous special occasions for you, and that the food continues to delight. Alas, I’m saddened to hear you find the scones lacking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently had high tea at Hotel Windsor, in a group of five friends. It was something we’d all been looking forward to for a very long time, & was for a birthday. Despite having booked well in advance for the exact number of attendees,...More

Thank Julia W
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Julia, Thank you for taking the time to inform me with regards to your recent afternoon tea experience. Your comments are greatly appreciated. I sincerely apologise for the oversights that left you and your guests with less than wonderful memories of our afternoon tea...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What would have to be the most famous high tea in Melbourne it's well booked out in advance. Worth the wait it was brilliant!!!!More

Thank NorthyG
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for summing up our Afternoon Tea experience so eloquently! It was a pleasure to have you join us. Indeed, our afternoon experience does fill up so it is wise to secure a table in advance, however, we are serving seven days...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing place. We had a memorable afternoon tea to celebrate a special occasion. Food was delicious and the staff very attentive. Nice relaxing atmosphere also.More

Thank alicegrey2018
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alice, Thank you for taking the time to share your Afternoon Tea experience with us. I am thrilled to hear that we have left you with fond memories of your special occasion. Your compliments are greatly appreciated by the team. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

My first high tea and so I was thrilled when my girlfriends surprised me for my birthday to take me here. Sitting in this beautiful old hotel , legend of Melbourne, was such a lovely experience. It was helped by attentive staff and a delicious...More

1  Thank chockycb
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so very much for your glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure to be a part of your special birthday surprise. I am thrilled to hear that you and your girlfriends enjoyed all the elements of your afternoon at The Hotel...More

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SamH1724
23 December 2017|
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Response from ChrisK2709 | Reviewed this property |
You must have picked a bad day. When we were there the restaurant was full and there appeared to be no complaints.
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16 August 2017|
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Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
I believe if you wish to go on a Sunday then you definitely need to book. They have two sessions one from 12 pm to 2 pm and then 3 pm to 5 pm. I believe it would be better to pre book rather than just arrive and be... More
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Michelle R
3 September 2016|
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Response from Julie D | Property representative |
Monday to Friday $69 (adult), $40 (children 7-12 years), $25 (children 3-6 years) Afternoon Tea - 3 tier stand, sandwiches, scones, pastries, one glass of sparkling wine, tea/coffee Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays $89... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9633 6000
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  • This restaurant is at The Hotel Windsor
Description
Afternoon tea at The Hotel Windsor is a quintessential Melbourne experience, steeped in tradition. Our hotel has proudly served over two million guests since 1883.
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