Are you looking for a cozy afternoon tea in Amsterdam? Maybe to surprise your mum, for a baby shower or to catch up with friends. Whatever the reason might be, a high tea is always a good idea!
Especially for you, we have listed the best places for an afternoon tea in Amsterdam. Be sure to book a table in advance, as afternoon teas are quite popular.
Note: The prices below may have changed between the time that we’ve written it and that you’re reading it.
1. The Tea Room at the Duchess
Do you have something to celebrate? Then the elegant high tea at The Duchess in the W Hotel in Amsterdam is a great choice.
Here you can enjoy all kinds of delicacies during a delicious afternoon tea: sweet macarons, fresh scones, all kinds of pastries and savory dishes. Of course all combined with delicious tea blends. And don’t forget about that bottle of champagne!
Spuistraat 172, 1012 VT Amsterdam
Packages starting from €35 PP.
At L’Europe you can get acquainted with the typical Dutch ‘gezelligheid’. There’s no good translation for this word, but “cosyness” comes pretty close!
The signature “So Dutch” Afternoon tea consists of three courses with typical Dutch ingredients. The dishes are served with premium tea in various flavors.
Nieuwe Doelenstraat 2-14, 1012 CP Amsterdam
Traditional high tea: €39 PP
High tea with champagne: €49 PP
3. De Bakkerswinkel
At the Bakkerswinkel in Amsterdam you can choose from four different high teas: the ‘Bakery Sweets Tea’, ‘Late Afternoon Tea’, ‘Old Bakery High Tea’ and the ‘Summer Time Tea’.
All high teas consist of scones with jam and clotted cream, curds, various cakes, friandise and a large pot of tea. With the ‘Late Afternoon Tea’ you also get a soup, quiche, finger sandwiches and a glass of wine, soft drink or orange juice.
Warmoestraat 69, 1012 HX Amsterdam
Regulateurshuis 1, Polonceaukade 1, 1014 DA Amsterdam
Roelof Hartstraat 68, 1071 VM Amsterdam
Bakery Sweets Tea: €17,30 PP
Late Afternoon Tea: €31,40 PP
Old Bakery High Tea: €22,80 PP
Summer Time Tea: €20,50 PP
Gartine is the perfect place to completely relax during a delicious breakfast, lunch or high tea. All their products come directly from their own vegetable garden. How cool is that?
During the various high teas you will receive a soup made with ingredients from their garden, freshly made sandwiches, savory cakes, pieces of cake, cupcakes, choux buns and more!
Taksteeg 7, 1012 PB Amsterdam
Gartine high tea hartig: €17,95 PP
Gartine high tea klassiek: €20,95 PP
Gartine’s high tea groot: €23,50 PP
Gartine’s high tea luxe: €25,50 PP
5. De Drie Graefjes
From a simple high tea with scones, jam and clotted cream to a luxurious high tea with mini sandwiches, soup, vegetarian quiche and a glass of prosecco. With every possible high tea at De Drie Graefjes, you can enjoy unlimited tea with a choice from their Pickwick Slow Tea range.
High tea is only possible at the Rokin Bakery and South locations of De Drie Graefjes.
Rokin 130, 1012 LD Amsterdam
Stadionplein 111, 1076 CK Amsterdam
Sweet high tea: €15 PP
De Drie Graefjes High Tea: €23 PP
Luxury High Tea: €27 PP
6. Majesteit Taart
At the Javastraat in Amsterdam you can find the tea room of Majesteit Taart. Here they have a wide range of cakes, cupcakes, macarons and other pastries. If you want to try all of them, you should definitely try their afternoon tea.
Choose from ‘Afternoon Tea’ with scones, various cakes, savory snacks and a pot of tea or pay a little more for the ‘Luxury High Tea’ and also receive alcohol-free champagne and a bit more snacks.
Do you want to organize a fun baby shower? For this they also have a special arrangement at Majesteit Taart.
Javastraat 5, 1094 GX Amsterdam
Afternoon Tea: €18,95 PP
Luxury Tea: €24,95 PP
Babyshower Tea: €24,95 PP
7. Amstel Hotel
The Royal Afternoon Tea is a true culinary party. During the Afternoon Tea you get three exquisite teas and three accompanying courses that start with savory and end with sweet.
All treats are freshly prepared by their own pastry chef and paired with tea that complements every dish.
Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam
Royal Afternoon Tea: €51,- PP
Royal Afternoon Tea & Champagne: €67,50 PP
8. Waldorf Astoria
For a very special High Tea you have to go to Waldorf Astoria. Here you can enjoy a fancy afternoon tea in the Peacock Alley between 3PM and 5PM every day.
Just like the seasons, the theme of the afternoon tea changes once every three months. This way you can enjoy the ‘Winter Afternoon Tea’ in winter and the ‘Summer Afternoon Tea’ in summer.
An afternoon tea at Waldorf Astoria always consists of savory and sweet treats, accompanied by a matching tea.
Herengracht 542-556, 1017 CG Amsterdam
High Tea: €52,50 pp
Baby Shower Afternoon Tea: €68,- PP
9. Beter & Leuk
Are you looking for a delicious vegan high tea? Then Beter & Leuk is the right hotspot for you! You can choose from two different options: the ‘Vegan High Tea’ and the ‘Healthy Vegan High Tea’.
At the Vegan High Tea you get sandwiches with whole wheat, salad and soup of the day, carrot cake, scones and a homemade cake and tea of your choice. The ‘Healthy Vegan High Tea’ consists of salad and soup of the day, a savory surprise, a selection of the healthy sweets without refined sugars and tea of your choice.
So both are very tasty! Highly recommended.
1e Oosterparkstraat 73, 1091 GW Amsterdam
Vegan high tea: €22,50 PP
Healthy vegan: €23,50 PP (glutenvrij is mogelijk)
10. Stan & Co
Time for Stan & Tea! Drink unlimited tea and enjoy sweet and savory treats…
At Stan & Co you get three courses during the high tea. Firstly all kinds of sweets and sandwiches, such as mini donuts, macarons, sticky toffee pie and ‘sandwich lolly salmon’. The second course includes yakitori skewers, mini buns and vegetable croquettes. Last, but not least, the final round consists of a mini profiterol, yogurt raspberry shot and a mini Portuguese pudding tart.
Weesperplein 4A, 1018 XA Amsterdam
Stan & Tea: €23,50 PP
11. Vlaamsch Broodhuys
At Vlaamsch Broodhuys they have the perfect combination of both sweet and savory dishes. Their high tea consists of various types of sourdough bread, savory fillings, a homemade seasonal soup, a selection of sweets and of course a pot of tea. Enjoy!
There are 7 (!!) locations in Amsterdam where you can enjoy a delicious high tea. So there is a good chance that there is a location near you.
Eerste Constantijn 64, 1054 BR Amsterdam
Elandsgracht 122 b/g, 1016 VB Amsterdam
Van Woustraat 78h, 1073 LP Amsterdam
Stadionplein 113, 1076 CK Amsterdam
Haarlemmerstraat 108, 1013 EW Amsterdam
Amstelveenseweg 176-178, 1075 XP Amsterdam
Vijzelstraat 109, 1017 HH Amsterdam
12. Okura Hotel
In summer you can enjoy a refreshing iced afternoon tea at Okura. That means the tastiest sweet and savory snacks, a spot on the sun-drenched terrace (or the conservatory) and ice-cold drinks.
The iced afternoon teas are available every Saturday and Sunday in the summer months. Would you like a nice glass of champagne in addition to your iced tea? Then book the royal iced afternoon tea.
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333, 1072 LH Amsterdam
Iced afternoon tea: €48 PP
Royal iced afternoon tea: €59 PP
13. Café Americain
At Café Americain you can choose from three different high teas: the ‘regular’ High Tea, the ‘High Tea Royale’ and the ‘High Tea DeLuxe’.
The High Tea consists of cold dishes such as finger sandwiches, various types of pralines, macarons, scones and hot dishes including a soup and Kip Paillard.
At the ‘DeLuxe High Tea’ and ‘High Tea Royale’ you get the same dishes, with the ‘DeLuxe’ you also receive a glass of Pommery Champagne per person and with the ‘High Tea Royale’ a “Holy Smoke” Cocktail.
Leidsekade 97, 1017 PN Amsterdam
High Tea: €26,50 PP
High Tea Royale: €36,50 PP
High Tea DeLuxe: €39,50 PP
At Mozo you can enjoy a Moroccan High Tea with traditional Moroccan savory snacks and sweet treats. This is possible every Saturday and Sunday in the afternoon in their amazing Moroccan room.
Traditional Moroccan pies filled with fish and seafood, tuna pies, homemade shrimp croquettes, three types of Moroccan almond baklava, and large dates dipped in chocolate… All that delicious food in combination with chai tea and unlimited Moroccan green tea with mint and orange blossom water. Sounds pretty amazing!
Van Woustraat 89, 1074 AE Amsterdam
Marokkaanse High Tea: €22,50 PP