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The Aviary Bar

16 Little Portland Street, London W1W 8BP, England
+44 20 7538 8503
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AWFUL Afternoon Tea!

My friend and I visited on the 14th July for Afternoon Tea,unlimited cocktails and cabaret, this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jess B
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Devizes, United Kingdom
via mobile
Unlimited cocktails and afternoon tea

OMG WHAT CAN I SAY - I would like to say that i was absolutely disgusted with the afternoon tea I... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
amanda l
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16 Little Portland Street, London W1W 8BP, England
Fitzrovia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I visited on the 14th July for Afternoon Tea,unlimited cocktails and cabaret, this was by far the worst experience I’ve ever had to endure! We walked out after an hour as we just couldn’t stand to witness the disaster unfolding. We arrived...More

2  Thank Jess B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

OMG WHAT CAN I SAY - I would like to say that i was absolutely disgusted with the afternoon tea I purchased for my friend's birthday from Wowcher. We waited over an hour for our drinks order to be taken, when the drinks arrived they...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Where do you start with this place!?...My Sister and I booked this Afternoon Tea via Groupon and could not of picked a worse afternoon tea experience. We were taken downstairs to a dark room and seated. There were two staff members on duty who did...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Based on other reviews we tried to get a refund as didn’t want the expense of getting up to London for a bad trip. Wowcher wouldn’t help and when my friend emailed the venue to ask if things had been rectified the response was to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place has the potential to be amazing. I booked the afternoon tea for my friends birthday. Had a lovely warm welcome but was told my booking wasnt there...despite booking through the website. They managed to squeeze us in. We got seated at a table...More

Thank Chrissie C
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If awful service, flat cocktails with no alcohol in them and a few disgusting sandwiches are your thing this is the place for you. If anywhere deserves minus 5 stars this is it !

2  Thank Roarin40s
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My best friends and I attended this event through wowcher for one of our 30ths. There was: NO music, NO handmade cakes and sandwiches. A man in open toe sandals greeted us called Bob, who made our ‘sandwiches’ see pictures it’s hilarious! The cocktail was...More

4  Thank beaulieutaylorharris
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend booked a table for her and myself for afternoon tea on Saturday. I must say we had fun and enjoyed our afternoon. The staff were amazing, we have no complaints about the food and drinks. The cabaret was a young singer who kept...More

Thank Elizabeth P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I called to check a specific date was available before purchasing a wowcher deal. The lady on the phone advised she would match the deal without the voucher, no need to worry I was told. I confirmed the booking and arrived on the day. we...More

Thank karenkell
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Please avoid this place! Bottomless afternoon tea. Hmmmm I feel like this was a joke from start to finish! Well the joke was on us as we are still waiting for our refund and our clotted cream. For your money, a bargain no less, you...More

Thank Van_T_Le
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well connected Tube stations dotted around the area
for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite
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Mandi Y
24 June 2018|
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Response from gemygemgem | Reviewed this property |
Then don’t go here...
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Lyn R
12 April 2018|
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Response from teisha92 |
no went on the weekend with a group of friends the cocktails were watered down had to keep on asking to add more alcohol.
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Lou72806
26 March 2018|
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Response from paxhill50 |
Fun fun fun! Don’t go if you’re expecting a high end afternoon tea, but do go if you want loads to drink and party! We partied with everyone else in there and crawled out! Such great fun!
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