Enjoy a quintessentially British tradition of afternoon tea or a relaxing lunch at The British Museum
Indulge in a selection of delicious loose leaf teas.
Tuck into finger sandwiches, cakes and scrumptious scones with clotted Cream and jam.
Optional glass of Prosecco with the afternoon tea
Choose from a two or three course lunch.
Days of Operations:Daily
• Lunch* – 11.30–15.00
• Afternoon tea* – 11.30–15.30
*Last food orders are taken one hour before closing, you will not be able to receive your meal after this time.
Venue: Great Court Restaurant, British Museum, Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG
Afternoon Tea is only to be served from 12:00pm – 3:30pm in March 2022. Kitchen closing time is 4:00pm so anyone who arrives after this will not be able to receive Afternoon Tea.
Lunch is only to be served from 11:30am – 2.00pm. Kitchen closing time is 2pm so anyone who arrives after this will not be able to receive their lunch.
The maximum number of people per booking is six. If you would like to book for more than six people you will have to make another booking under a different name.
The afternoon tea and lunch is for those who have purchased it only - if two or more people are planning to consume it, then a booking for two or more must be made