Fancy A Tea? 5 of the Best Places to Try An Afternoon Tea in Dubai

If you’re looking for best places to try an afternoon tea in Dubai, then you’re at the right place. From the best views to the tastiest mini sandwiches and savory mini sushi, why not right? We’re all about celebrating memories and experiences anyway. Here are 5 best places to try an afternoon in Dubai.

A Colorful Tea at Champagne & Tea Lounge

A sophisticated mid-day indulgence is offered at Champagne and Tea Lounge with their Afternoon Tea package. Perfect for teatime with friends or to celebrate milestones, special occasions, or product launch events, the offer starts at AED 135 for Classic Afternoon Tea which can be upgraded to promos including sparkling grapes and bubbly. The promo is sure to take afternoon light meals to another level in the city.

When: Daily from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Where: Champagne & Tea Lounge, Dukes the Palm


  • AED 135 Classic Afternoon Tea
  • AED 150 Afternoon Tea with a glass of sparkling grapes
  • AED 185 Afternoon Tea with a glass of bubbly

Experience High Tea in the Sky at OBSERVATORY BAR & GRILL

Enjoy an afternoon sipping on tea and indulging in a selection of sumptuous treats complete with 360-degree panoramic views of Palm Jumeirah and Dubai Marina at the Observatory Bar & Grill’s new Sky High Tea offering.

Treat yourself to a wide variety of savoury and sweet bites, starting off with an afternoon tea classic, scones, paired perfectly together with lemon & honey jam, raspberry jam, mascarpone cream and bordier butter. For the savoury part of the experience, Observatory Bar & Grill serves up an array of treats including, salmon tarter on black crostini topped with olive oil pearls; free range egg and truffle mayonnaise sando; cured veal ham, baby gherkin butter and mustard sandwiched between a soft Parisian bun, and more.

24-hour advance booking is required with a minimum of 2 persons.

Sky High Tea at Observatory Overview:

Pricing: AED120 per person, including tea selection

AED 170 per person, including a glass of bubbly

Dates: Every Sunday through Friday

Timing: From 12.30pm – 5pm

T&Cs: 24-hour advance booking is required with a minimum of 2 pax

For bookings, please call +971 4 319 4000 or email [email protected]

Please visit for more information.


An unforgettable and harmonious Sky Tea at SUSHISAMBA

An afternoon tea experience in the venue’s exclusive SAMBA room. Indulge in a delicious selection of sweet and savory bites that are beautifully displayed on a 3-tier spiral tree accompanied by a wide selection of loose teas, fine Japanese teas, coffee, or bubbly. Enjoy the breath-taking floor to ceiling views of Palm Jumeirah that will overlook the beautiful golden hour sunset of Dubai while Bossa Nova tunes set the perfect ambiance.

Guests will be transported to enjoy one of the most delectable and time-honored traditions and be treated to savory favorites, such as the ‘Lobster Mollete’ with yuzu gel, ‘Smoked Salmon Brioche Toast’ with caper cream, the all-time favorite ‘SAMBA Dubai Maki’ with seasonal truffle, and ‘Brazilian cheese bread Pao De Quejio’ served with house made honey butter and locally sourced honey, just to name a few. Guests will continue their culinary journey with a wide selection of desserts, such as the ‘Gianduja Chocolate Tart’ with praline paste, ‘Yuzu Raspberry Cake’ with raspberry mousse and strawberry salsa, ‘Mango and Lime Profiteroles’, ‘Cherry Tart’, and a gluten free ‘Chocolate Fudge’ with orange ganache and almond chocolate dip.

Sky Tea’ will be served in the SAMBA room five days a week; Tuesdays to Saturdays from 4:30pm until 6:30pm, where guests can enjoy the scintillating interior design, glorified by the gorgeous yellow and orange sun rays of the sunset.

Tuesdays - Saturdays | 4:30pm – 6:30pm  

AED345 pp for a Sky Tea package
AED395 pp for a Sky Tea package with a glass of Champagne

For reservations at SUSHISAMBA Dubai:
Call: 04 278 4888
Email:  [email protected]
For more information, please visit
Location: 51st Floor, The St. Regis Dubai, The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

A Luxurious Afternoon Tea Affair at S Bar, SLS Dubai

S Bar, located in the Sky Lobby on the 71st floor with its eclectic chic bar and elegant décor, will indulge well-heeled guests with an afternoon tea like no other. Surrounded by opulent furnishings in a tranquil setting, guests will be welcomed with a refreshing mocktail upon their arrival. To commence the afternoon tea journey, sweet and savoury treats will be served on a decadent three-tier Baroque style chandelier stand, a bespoke design especially for SLS Dubai.

Whilst free-flowing quintessential tea is being poured, guests can enjoy a classic assortment of finely cut sandwiches and savoury bites of Cucumber and Cream Cheese Sandwiches, Foie Gras Tart, and Mini Beef Pastrami Sandwiches.

The confectionary menu includes a selection of dainty desserts including Valrhona Chocolate Tart, Salted Caramel Mille Feuilles, and Praline Feuillantine Finger. Sharing style Brioche, Kouglof, and a selection of tarts will be served to the table alongside storied teatime favourites of freshly baked warm scones with lashings of clotted cream, jam and butter and a delicate selection of macarons.

S Bar Afternoon Tea

Day: Daily

Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM


·         195 AED per person inclusive of fresh tea, water and a mocktail on arrival

·         Add 55 AED for a glass of sparkling

Location: S Bar, Sky Lobby, 71st floor SLS Dubai 

Reservations & prior booking required: [email protected] | +97146070737

Delve into a sumptuous tea session at La FARINE

Enjoy a delectable afternoon sipping on tea and delving into a sumptuous delicacy at La Farine Café & Bakery a staple venue location on the ground level of the world’s tallest 5-star hotel, JW Marriott Marquis. Experience a lush Afternoon-Tea experience with your friends and family during a casual afternoon.

La Farine offers a set menu comprising of savory and sweet bites, starting the experience off with a Berry Quinoa, followed by savory treats of Ham & Cheese, Deviled Eggs, Spinach and Cheese Puff and more. Ending on the sweetest of notes, Pistachio Raspberry Tart, Hazelnut Profiteroles, Mango Coconut Rolly Polly and so much more, served together with a choice of premium tea or enjoy a glass of sparkling.

Soak in the afternoon and enjoy tea and treats with your friends and family at La Farine Café & Bakery from 1PM – 6PM, from Tuesday through Sunday.

La Farine Afternoon Tea Experience Overview:

Location: Ground Floor

Time: 1PM to 6PM

Price: AED110 per person

            AED195 per couple