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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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  • Average7%
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111 Spring Street | The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank chockycb
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

the amazing array of delicious amazing and splendidly displayed at the windsor hotels high tea is seriously good the staff are very attentive and we enjoyed our afternoon immensely thank you

Thank reids5
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Hotel Windsor is a lovely old Hotel which has a wonderful afternoon tea. You get a glass of bubbly and you start with sandwich fingers and lovely cakes and small petite pies. The choice of tea and to finish scones Good service in a...More

Thank loug62
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your most kind review. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful afternoon tea with us at The Hotel Windsor. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed soaking up the old-world charm of this beautiful building...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this experience was worth it. The food, wine, tea and ambiance were amazing. Even if you've never done a high tea before this is an experience not to be missed.More

Thank smurfette1992
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, It was our pleasure to have you here with us for an afternoon tea to remember. Thank you for your kind compliments as well as your recommendations to others. Afternoon tea is indeed an experience not to be missed as you can sit...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have done many Hi Teas and this is by far the best. The setting is quiet and elegant. The food was delicious. The food was beautiful in both presentation and taste. Normally when you have sweets they can be very overpowering but these were...More

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

Dear Guest What an absolute delight it was to read through your glowing review. Your kind compliments of our classic dining room are very much appreciated as it is the perfect backdrop for a relaxing afternoon tea. I am thrilled that you found the desserts...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having high tea at the Hotel Windsor has been on my to-do list for years. I rarely get to Melbourne so when I came over for a quick trip from NZ with my sister I booked in for a weekday lunch. It wasn't cheap but...More

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

Dear Susan Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review, the pleasure was all ours! I am delighted to hear that you were able to tick off a bucket list item during your recent visit to Melbourne and that we were able...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The venue was elegant. The food was amazing. And the service was superb! Our waiter, Ivo, was just fantastic! Very attentive, personable and professional.More

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

Dear Rani Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time with us and enjoyed all aspects of the afternoon from the food to the service. I have passed on your kind comments...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A couple of weeks ago, my Mum surprised me with a high tea booking at the Windsor for my birthday. I've always wanted to have high tea at the Windsor so I flew from interstate and my Mum drove 3.5 hours to Melbourne, only to...More

1  Thank Jodie D
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Jodie, Thank you for taking the time to inform us of your experience. I am quite shocked that this has happened to you and would like to offer my sincerest apologies, especially considering how far both you and your mother had traveled to celebrate...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed with the dry ribbon sandwiches, the sodden sweets and the scones that arrived 30 mins after everyone else had been served their scones. Service staff were polite and nice however the actual experience was let down by the gluten free selection. Why did...More

2  Thank M C
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dear M C, Thank you for taking the time to review your afternoon tea. We appreciate your feedback and it gives us the opportunity to make changes where necessary. I have passed you comments onto our executive pastry team so that they may review our...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Afternoon tea at the Windsor is a chance to experience some old world charm. The food is modern Australian with tasty morsels that include the flavours of the Australian bush.More

Thank Macro44
Julie D, Manager at Afternoon Tea - The Windsor Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for this kind review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed stepping back in time for afternoon tea in our elegant dining room. We like to take inspiration from our surrounds and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you...More

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Sam H
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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jodU8242VM
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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Reedie60
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, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
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
  • Neighborhood: 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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