MARIAGE FRÈRES

4.7
13 reviews
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French
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  • High Tea
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Brunch
The Mariage Frères flagship houses the largest tea wall in the world where you can shop from a selection of 1,000 teas and tea accessories, a tea museum bursting with history, refinement and heritage, and a Salon de Thé restaurant, serving tea-infused breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner alongside an assortment of decadent French tea-infused pastries all made in-house.
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4.6
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London
1 review
Dined on 9 August 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had the pleasure to have a 5 star afternoon tea! Extremely nice and kind staff, ready to help you and give you any suggestion you need. What else? A nice surprise for our special occasion!

MN
London
2 reviews
Dined on 20 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great afternoon tra

DL
London
26 reviews
Dined on 19 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We went for a pre theatre dinner. I am glad that I chose before I arrived as the menu choices were so complicated. It's great if you love tea! The food was beautifully presented and tasted extraordinary. The service was great and very attentive. They made a special effort as it was also a birthday celebration.

SS
Brighton
2 reviews
Dined on 16 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Yet again Mariage Frere worked its magic. The place and its wonderful team of staff has the ability to transform my day and that of anyone I invite to join me there. The combination of beautiful calm surroundings, serene music, caring staff and utterly divine food helps shoulder unwind, cares slip away and perspective reveal itself once more. And that’s before you wallow in the wonderful tea. Highly highly recommended.

ML
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 8 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I had a wonderful time there. Service was wonderful, everyone was helpful and kind, and had a great knowledge of teas. I definitely recommend MARIAGE GRERES to my friends, and I am sure to be back!

OT
1 review
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Wonderful, light and chic

P
London
20 reviews
Dined on 11 June 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

Staff was delightful, friendly, helpful and just right amount of involvement.
Sweet and savoury was good not great.
Nothing exceptional or better than their many competitors out there.
Price was comparable with other afternoon teas

AW
Buckinghamshire
2 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The ambiance was friendly, interesting and different. We all had a brunch of one sort or another and they were all excellent and slightly unusual.

SS
Brighton
2 reviews
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A lovely birthday meal at one of my favourite places! Wonderful to be able to treat myself in a special way that doesn’t involve alcohol!

MB
London
1 review
Dined on 22 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A truly wonderful experience. We especially appreciated having the waiter guide us through the myriad teas and what would pair best with the food we ordered. Also, we took home some madelines and scones for breakfast the next day and they were incredible!

j
London
4 reviews
Dined on 8 May 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

A great experience overall at Mariage Frères, who have beautifully replicated their Paris tea rooms. The service was friendly and informative, and the first floor front room delightful.
One complaint however:
My guest had the asparagus risotto, and when the dish arrived there were more peas than asparagus. And he HATES peas. So he consequently spent a good part of lunch sifting through and removing the peas from the dish. If there is a substantial ingredient such as these peas in a dish, it would be nice if they were listed on the menu.

AL
London
3 reviews
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Mariage Freres provided the most exquisite meal I've had in a long time, with fantastic combinations of ingredients including exotic teas. Don't be fooled into thinking this is just an amazing tea shop, as it looks from the street. There's a lovely restaurant upstairs where we had the perfect light and totally delicious dinner-- which left room for the amazing pastries. I'm sure the lunch and afternoon tea are equally impressive. If you want an extraordinary dining experience far removed from the hustle and bustle of Covent Garden, this is the place.

TL
London
6 reviews
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Will definitely visit again. The food is full of surprise ( we went for lunch and dessert ), tea, of course incredible. The environment is quiet and elegant, staffs are helpful and friendly. Highly recommend.