Celebrate in style with high tea on the Central Coast
Celebrate with tea of the high variety at these enjoyable venues on the Central Coast
Laughter and conversation always flow easily around the table when you’re on the Central Coast let alone when you’re enjoying the three-tiered tradition of high #tealife.
A beautifully set table, delectable scones, finger sandwiches, and cakes presented on a three-tiered tray with sun-filled gardens, impeccable fairways, and breathtaking water views cascading in the distance are all hallmarks of high tea on the Central Coast.
Celebrate any occasion with a stylish high tea - Mother’s Day, baby shower, a weekend away, bridal shower, birthday or romantic escape.
Keep your pinky finger poised. Here’s where to enjoy high tea society around the Central Coast.
Kew ‘high’ Dining
High tea with all the trimmings
There is no better way to spend your weekend than indulging in a Kew high in the conservatory of the Ken Duncan Gallery. The offering by English-born owner and Head Chef Lawry Gordon is impeccably British and is the prettiest high tea your appointment with family, friends or someone special could desire. The high tea booking includes sparkling on arrival, a selection of four savoury tastes, interlude, house-made fluffy scone and two sweet treats.
Pullman Magenta Shores
High tea with a twist
High tea is back with a twist at the Central Coast’s Tea Room by Pullman Magenta Shores. Open weekend’s serving a modern high tea with a coastal chic flare. The pastry chefs will be baking a delicious set menu updated weekly serving a variety of petit fours, sweet and savoury pastries with tea or coffee. Saturday and Sunday from 12:30pm- 2:00pm.
Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific
Cotton on to Lord Ashley’s sparkling indulgence
Treat yourself to the ultimate indulgence…high tea in Crowne Plaza's Lord Ashley Lounge. Nothing could be finer than sipping bubbles and tea looking out over the sparkling ocean views of Terrigal Beach. Dietary requirements can be catered for with you high tea booking with gluten free, vegetarian and expecting mum’s variations on the classic high tea menu, as well as a special kid’s high tea option.
Offered daily from 12:30pm to 2:30pm. Enjoy a selection of sweet and savoury bites accompanied with your choice of tea from the Dilmah selection, barista-made coffee or hot chocolate.
High tea that’s a breath of fresh air
Relish the hinterlands fresh country air with high tea at The Springs, in Peats Ridge. Experience authentic add on options like exotic teas, your choice of Prosecco or wattle seed espresso martini, and to top it off tea leaf readings for a bit of fun and games upon request. Weekends only with the option to start at 11am or 2pm.
Kooindah Waters Resort
Tea off on a high
A day on the fairway of Kooindah Waters championship golf course calls for high tea available daily in Karinyas Restaurant. Visit Karinya’s Restaurant & Wine Bar to savour seasonal high tea alfresco, with views extending across the resort’s lush, rolling fairways.
The Entrance Lake House
If you’re around The Entrance way on the weekend opt for a whimsical lakeside high tea with free-flowing Prosecco at the Lake House.
The Dart and Feather
Social sips three-tier platter
Celebrate with a three-course meal at The Dart and Feather that is served to you on a three-tier platter. This exceptional creation is available by pre-order only under social sips between 3-5pm, Friday and Saturday.
Hatters Tea House
A culinary adventure
High tea at Hatters in Ettalong Beach is awesome. All the food for high tea is made on premises. Allocate two hours with a spectacular twenty-one teas to select from and coffee. If you prefer a tipple to start with you can BYO. Children will also be catered for along with gluten, nut, dairy free and vegan optional extras.
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