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The Best High Tea in Christchurch

There's nothing like an elegant afternoon of delectable petit fours, miniature gourmet sandwiches, tasty handcrafted savouries topped off by tea in the finest china. So grab a group of your besties or celebrate a special occasion with the best High Tea locations in Christchurch.

Penny Black Victorian Tearoom

Penny Black Victorian Tearoom, located in the unique environment of The Tannery Atrium, is reminiscent of a bygone era. Evoking Victorian England across a range of high teas, as well as light breakfast and lunch.

Absorb the tasteful décor, finest speciality tea and fresh locally roasted coffee whilst enjoying the first class personalised service from the Master of the House.

50 Bistro 

Located inside The George, 50 Bistro offers traditional High Tea in a modern and luxurious setting. Handcrafted petite sandwiches, savouries and cakes are served alongside a fine selection of teas.

Want to step it up a notch? Indulge in a glass of Nautilus or Bollinger Champagne with your treats - the perfect day out!

The Tea Rooms

Christchurch institution Ballantynes located in the heart of the city is home to gourmet High Tea.

The bright pink floral wall paper contrasted with crisp black and white decor form the perfect backdrop for an afternoon filled with delicious bite size goodies, a decent cuppa finished with a spot of shopping.

The Grand Café

In the grandeur of the Christchurch Casino, The Grand Café serves a beautifully refined High Tea menu with specialities including goats cheese croquette with red pepper coulis and panna cotta with mango and coconut jelly.

The menu offers the perfect balance between sweet and savoury, ideal for the discerning High Tea connoisseur.

Social Wine Bar

The Crowne Plaza has come to the High Tea party with a modern and sophisticated take on the cucumber sandwiches and scones of old.

It’s Social Wine Bar is serving up the ultimate summer afternoon experience: sip some bubbly and unwind over a selection of mini savoury and sweet treats.