Afternoon Tea

Here you will find reviews of places to take Afternoon Tea, or perhaps just a slice of cake.

Afternoon Tea at Cafe Royal, Newcastle*

We were recently invited to sample the afternoon tea on offer at Cafe Royal, located opposite Newcastle’s historic Grainger Market and part of the Sir John Fitzgerald brand. I had been thinking long and hard all week about the concept and…
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Top 10 Afternoon Teas in the North East

It has been such a long time since I published a Best Of for afternoon teas, and I’ve had many since I would highly recommend. You can read my last post here to see how it compares. As it is…
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Afternoon Tea at South Causey Inn

After being teased by the afternoon tea at South Causey Inn when I last visited (read my review here for their main meal options, especially if you’re vegetarian or vegan), I was very keen to return to give it a…
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Mother’s Day Ideas

Mother’s Day is looming (6th March, in case you didn’t know) but don’t panic if you haven’t had a chance to sort anything out for your dear old Mum (or Mam, depending on how posh you are!). We’re here to…
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Crowne Plaza Hotel Afternoon Tea, Newcastle

There aren’t many places in Newcastle and the surrounding areas I haven’t taken an afternoon tea. I love the quaintness of the finger sandwiches and the tiny cakes that make you feel you’ve been transported to Lilliput. My sogra from…
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Wynyard Hall Festive Afternoon Tea

Wynyard Hall is a venue that has featured numerous times on the Canny Food blog. This is on account of the great food, service, and surroundings we’ve historically encountered. Jnr and I visited for a Festive Afternoon Tea a couple…
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Lord Crewe Arms, Blanchland

On Saturday the Canny Food clan had Afternoon Tea at the Lord Crewe Arms. It’s not the first time we’ve eaten there, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. We visited for my birthday last year and stayed overnight in…
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Les Petits Choux, Newcastle

I pride myself on knowing about new places in Newcastle, but even I failed to notice new cafe Les Petits Choux opening a few weeks ago in the Toon. It was only when they started to follow me on Twitter…
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