There are few dining experiences more quintessentially English than a classic and sophisticated afternoon tea. And enjoying an afternoon tea experience in one of the most unique places in Rochester just adds to the occasion - is there a finer setting for enjoying a good old cuppa? We don't think so.

Congratulations, a treat for Grandma, Baby or Bridal Shower, Happy Birthday, whatever the occasion you are looking to celebrate, our Vintage English Afternoon Tea is the perfect choice. Ideal for parties up to 28 people.

Served by our personable staff, our Afternoon Tea will always be an elegant and memorable occasion. Our guests will enjoy a traditional, uncomplicated yet indulgent and flawless experience with teas, delicious array of mouth-watering finger sandwiches, pastries and scones served with jam and cream, all created by our Head Chef, BJ.


 £19.95 PER HEAD     plus £100 room hire fee


*exclusively use of the 14th Century Vaults
*private newyly refurbished toilets
*heating/air conditioning unit
* tealight candles 8 hour burn
*white banquetting roll for the tables
*chair covers - white or black, sashes (pink or blue)
*optional candelabras or various centerpieces on the table (your choice)
*fairy lights around the room
*vintage tea sets


Finger sandwiches


Egg mayonnaise with cress

Smoked salmon with cream cheese

Coronation chicken

Ham and mustard


served with jam, butter and cream

Victoria sponge

Shortbread biscuits

English tea

Prosecco and strawberries


All our produce is sourced locally and homemade to ensure we have the best quality and obtain full traceability on all ingredients. Please note some dishes may contain a trace of nuts, however if you have any dietary requirements please do not hesitate to ask and we will do our best to accommodate your request.

Please see attached the terms and conditions at the botom of the page.