We love a spot of afternoon tea here at Time Out Abu Dhabi.
Tiny sandwiches and cakes with steaming cups of tea... What’s not to like?
Sure, we lean more towards the sandwiches than the sweet treats but you can’t have your cake and eat it too, for want of a better phrase.
If you fancy an afternoon tea sometime soon, here are some of the best deals currently on offer in the city.
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Enjoy an afternoon tea with a twist at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr where you can enjoy an afternoon tea with Arabic flavours. Served in the hotel’s lobby lounge, you and a guest can tuck into an afternoon tea featuring favourite bit sized savoury and sweet dishes alongside hot drinks for Dhs149 per person. Perfect.
Dhs149 per person. Daily 2pm-6pm. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Al Maqtaa (02 654 3333).
Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi
Take a trip to Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi and you can tuck in to a brand-new afternoon tea. Served at the Lobby Lounge, you can enjoy afternoon tea for Dhs99 per person or Dhs195 per couple. Each person will enjoy hot drinks as well sweet and savoury bites, including coffee eclairs, chocolate chip scones, raspberry macarons and more. Pots of tea and tiny bites? We love it.
From Dhs99. Daily 2.30pm-5.30pm. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Abu Dhabi, Khalifa City (02 201 4131).
Observation Deck at 300
With incredible views over Abu Dhabi’s Corniche from the top of Jumeirah at Etihad Towers this afternoon tea certainly has a wow factor, thanks to its 360-degree view of the city. Head along an you can tuck into a tier or treats including salads, sandwiches and pastries while admiring the impressive views. What’s more, this afternoon tea won the best afternoon tea at the Time Out Abu Dhabi Restaurant Awards 2019 so you know it has to be good.
Dhs220 per person. Thu-Sat 2pm-6pm. Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Corniche West (02 811 5666).
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa
Head here and you can enjoy afternoon tea for two people for Dhs99. The deal, available daily between 2pm and 6pm, has all the bases covered when it comes to drinks and bites. Settle in and you can enjoy your choice of tea or coffee as well as dishes including cucumber and cumin cream sandwiches, smoked salmon on rye toast, truffle egg vol au vent, opera cake, lemon crèmeux with pineapple caviar, matcha tea tartlet and baked scones with jam and clotted cream. It all sounds great.
Dhs99 for two. Daily 2pm-6pm. The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa, Sas Al Nakhl (02 616 9999).