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Festive afternoon tea in Cornwall

Afternoon tea at The Alverton is a real treat and our festive version is no exception! Spoil yourself this Christmas with the best flavours of the season. PLEASE NOTE WE ARE NO LONGER RUNNING OUR FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA 2023.

Our special festive afternoon tea

Something sweet is coming to town…

Cosy up by the roaring fire this winter and try our scrummy afternoon tea with a festive twist. Enjoy seasonal sandwiches, Christmassy cakes, scones and other sweet delights, and a glass of piping hot mulled wine – available from 1st until 30th December 2024.

Celebrate the festive season

Spoil yourself this Christmas with the very best flavours of the season. Your festive afternoon tea includes tea or coffee and a glass of mulled wine each.

Or how about bringing the children along? With all the same yummy festive treats and a scrumptious hot chocolate to wash it down, the whole family can enjoy this special occasion throughout December and on New Year’s Day between 12pm and 5pm and on Sunday between 3pm and 5pm.

 Please call us to book on 01872 276 633. Festive afternoon teas will not be available on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Eve.

*The monetary value of a gift voucher purchased for an afternoon tea may be used towards our festive afternoon tea offer but payment for the difference must be made.

Our festive afternoon tea menu will be released soon. Please see our sample menu below.

(Sample menu)


Turkey, cranberry & stuffing brioche roll
Glazed pigs in blankets, honey mustard glaze
Smoked salmon & dill cream cheese granary loaf
Brie, cranberry & rocket farmhouse white V

Sweets and scones

Toffee apple trifle V N
Warm mini mince pie V
Christmas pudding truffle V
Café mocha mousse V N
Baked scone, Mrs P’s festive jam, clotted cream V

Available throughout December

Book your festive tea online

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