English tea in Madrid is becoming a popular past-time. In fact the typical British experience of an afternoon tea with biscuits is growing in popularity in Madrid. So where should you go to sip tea like The English?
Living in London Madrid
This tea salon transports you to the heart of England`s custom of hot beverages. The decor has unmistakable English influences and provides a cozy and homely feel. Living in London was founded in 1999 and it is currently located at number 76 Núñez de Balboa Street (having moved from number 4 Santa Engracia street 19 years ealier). We really recommend the tea and scones, and for cake and pastry lovers do try the lemon cake and carrot cake.
In addition to the beautiful tea salon you can also shop for the most typical English food products. If you do visit let us know about your experience in this Spanish version of a British Tea House.
Salon Des Fleurs Madrid
This locale is both a tea as well as a flower salon, as the name suggests. It´s pretty pink door is inviting and a teaser of the lovely interior to expect on the inside. You can choose from an extensive choice of 15 types of teas as well as cakes. They also offer pies and sandwiches. What we love the most about this place is the flowery and fresh ambiance the flower salon provides. So whether you come here to catch up with girlfriends, or sip tea while watching the world rush by, Salon des Fleurs is ideal if you are looking for a tea-party Wonderland experience in Madrid.
Sucre Salón de Té Madrid
Ideally located near Museo del Prado and Retiro Park this idyllic Tea House in Madrid is a must. The staff is super nice and helpful, the ambiance is calm and relaxing and of course the teas and sweet treats are amazing. The choice of loose-leaf teas is impressive, and in particular the oolong blue tea accompanied by their delicious lemon cake. Moreover, they have a book loan service so if you stop by, you will have multiple reasons to extend your stay while you enjoy your English tea in Madrid.
Suite & Tea NH Collection Paseo del Prado
If you are looking for a royalty setting for your English tea-time in Madrid, then this is it. Situated in a neo-baroque mansion, just 250m or a 3 minute-walk from Museo del Prado, the tea salon in this NH Hotel is the ideal combination between chic luxury and tradition. Here you can enjoy classic English tea choices of premium quality. The lemon cake is excellent here and for an alternative to a typical cold beverage like a soda, we recommend their freshly-made cold brew time. In addition, to being a fantastic post-museum place for afternoon tea or snack near the top 3 museums in Madrid it can also be practical for casual business gatherings too!
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