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Afternoon Tea at the Angel

15 Cross Street | The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny NP7 5EN, Wales
+44 1873 857121
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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15 Cross Street | The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny NP7 5EN, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been twice....the Angel....is simply the best afternoon tea. Yes, its expensive, BUT, my only advice is go `hungry` as there is so much- and it is so delicious and the atmosphere is always very `comfortable`- plus; the service is great!. And if its `all too...More

Thank 885grays
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to read you had a a fabulous second visit to us for afternoon tea. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

We called in for a snack and a coffee and once again enjoyed the general atmosphere of this hotel. The service is top class. Once had afternoon tea here which was worthy of a special occasion. A must visit place, especially when they decorate for...More

Thank Dewi J
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to read the service was top class and you enjoyed your past afternoon tea with us. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future....More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A group of us came here for a friend's birthday and we had the afternoon tea which was delicious. The staff were friendly and attentive even in the busy environment. However, I did think that there wasn't much of a selection of treats for the...More

Thank Jasmine B
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry to read you did not feel there was enough of a selection, however if we provide 2 of everything, that would be a massive amount of food and most take...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The best afternoon tea I have ever had. I have visited here several times and every time the service and food is first class. No other afternoon tea comes close. Friendly, welcoming staff and always very accommodating.More

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Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted you have had excellent food and service each time you have visited us. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind regards, Charlotte...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is the third time we have visited for afternoon tea and the experience just gets better. The service, right from reception is friendly and efficient. They manage to give the impression that they are pleased to see you! In the restaurant, the staff, particularly...More

Thank Keri B B
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to read you had a wonderful treat during your third visit to us. It is a further pleasure you find the service friendly and efficient. I will make sure to...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

So nice to visit the Angel again with the family food is so lush , the staff are so attentive to you every need, you are transported out of this world .

Thank telheath
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am delighted to read you had a heavenly visit with us. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel in the near future. Kind regards, Charlotte Griffiths

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Beautiful presentation, wonderful food. It would be worth making multiple visits to try all the teas on offer - the champagne definitely helps too!More

Thank peterwinchurch
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am delighted to read you enjoyed a delightful decadence during your visit with us for high tea. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Probably the best afternoon tea I've had - I've had afternoon tea at The Angel on a number of occasions and it is always exceptional. Exactly as you'd imagine an Afternoon Tea should be.Served in a formal room, extensive choice of tea menu, as many...More

Thank mimday
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am delighted to read you enjoyed high tea with us and it was as good as ever. There is no particular reason we dust our scones with icing sugar; this is simply...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

The tea is excellent if a bit pricey there's plenty of it and if you run out they will provide you with more.

Thank steve y
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. It is a pleasure to read you had an excellent afternoon tea. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind regards, Charlotte Griffiths

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped into the Angel to see if it’s good reputation was justified. Wow ! Expectations achieved with great food and service in great atmospheric surroundings

Thank kenthecelt
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted you experienced a great afternoon tea with us. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind regards, Charlotte Griffiths

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Spudman51
28 November 2017|
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Response from Rhi991 | Reviewed this property |
I received a gift voucher for my visit to the Angel... they do them online I believe.
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Lorraine C
27 February 2017|
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Response from Charlotte G | Property representative |
We serve full afternoon tea from Monday - Thursday at a price of £22.80 per person or high tea is £27.80 per person. On Saturdays and Sundays we only serve high tea.
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Boxesofsockses
1 October 2015|
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Response from Charlotte G | Property representative |
Full Afternoon Tea is £21.80 per person or £26.80 for High Tea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Cross Street | The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny NP7 5EN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 857121
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  • This restaurant is at The Angel
Description
The Angel Hotel is a member of the prestigious UK Tea Guild having previously held an ‘Award of Excellence’ since 2008. Only nine hotels outside of London have achieved this. In 2011 The Angel Hotel were proud recipients of The Tea Guild’s top national award, the Oscar of the tea world. Each morning our specialist baker, Sally Lane freshly prepares the sandwiches, savouries, cakes and scones ready for the afternoon. The following are our service times for Afternoon Tea & High Tea: Monday - Friday; Afternoon Tea and High Tea are served in our Wedgewood room from 2.00pm - 4.00pm. Saturday & Sunday; High Tea only; served in our Wedgewood room from 2.00pm - 5.30pm.
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