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Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi

Janpath Lane | Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001, India
+91 11 2334 1234
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (23 reviews)
“petit fours” (2 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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Janpath Lane | Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't staying at this hotel but I love to do colonial afternoon tea in old hotels. The imperial isn't much to look at on the outside but in the inside it's very tastefully done. There is a Channel store in the lobby so this...More

1  Thank Tina H
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely hotel - worth splashing out on a room with superb breakfast. Just be very aware that the drink and food is very expensive. £11 for a CAN of Kingfisher beer. £11 for a vodka tonic. We tried 2 of the restaurants for dinner. Very...More

Thank Jenny1000000
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP & GM at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind comments about the Imperial. I have noted your disappointment with the prices and would like to assure you that our prices are in line with other luxury hotels, and the taxes are also standard for all hotels. I...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Just go, even if you're not a guest at The Imperial. The pastries are fantastic, there is this glorious colonial throwback feel to the experience and the service is faultless. It is one of the must do things while in Delhi and the cares of...More

Thank Apollo1961
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings wonderful food. The staff were great. They have a buffet style tea on the weekends which was fun and the traditional style during the week both were greatMore

Thank Carolyn H
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

As previously suggested, beautiful hotel worth visiting. High tea however, was disappointing, especially for the price charged. Food mediocre and uninspiring.More

Thank SAB2222
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We regret the inconvenience caused during your recent experience at The Atrium. We will look into the concerns highlighted and take immediate corrective action. I request you to view this experience in isolation and not let it mar...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Spent your time for a afternoon break in the imperial, enjoy your tea with english sandwiches like in the pastMore

Thank Vosgienne
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Arranged and suggested by our Travel agent- we looked forward to it so Much..! In our 17 days around India I can honestly say this was our one and only disappointment!! The location , interior , atrium etc were truly fabulous but the service was...More

Thank Michael G
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We regret the inconvenience caused during your recent experience at The Atrium. We will look into the concerns highlighted and take immediate corrective action. I request you to view this experience in isolation and not let it mar...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

My daughter and I went on our last day in New Delhi before we were heading home. It was lovely to be away from all the noise and bustle ( and very bad air) outside. Found it hard to leave and even though we stayed...More

Thank Janina L
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

High tea at the Imperial Hotel is all about the experience. Sitting in the luxury surroundings with impeccable service is to be recommended. The generous portion is a mixture of Indian and traditional English high tea options which is average. Would recommend the experience if...More

Thank KateC1999
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Its not for the high tea that I will recommend this place - its for the great Imperial experience one MUST go to the Atrium where afternoon tea is served. There is a minimum cover charge for the atrium and the place fills fast. Besides...More

Thank lovayager
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

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AmrinaSingh
Haw much is it per head ??
26 July 2015|
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Response from JohnandSandy | Reviewed this property |
Our records for charges at the Imperial showed the afternoon high tea there was about 1640 Rupees (INR) per person or about $25 each and we felt it was well worth the price. They had a large array of items to eat as well as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Janpath Lane | Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 2334 1234
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