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Afternoon Tea at the Angel

15 Cross Street | The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny NP7 5EN, Wales
+44 1873 857121
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (97 reviews)
“mini cakes” (5 reviews)
“trifle” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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15 Cross Street | The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny NP7 5EN, Wales
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Reviewed today via mobile

We took my mother here as a birthday treat. The Angel is a lovely hotel and I’ve visited many times before but never had their afternoon tea. From the moment you are taken to your table you know that you are in for a great...More

Thank Kirsten J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited The Angel today for a Champagne High Tea. Staff were both welcoming and efficient and the ambiance in the hotel was excellent. Exquisite food which brought a real smile to our faces. The hotel has been tastefully decorated with attention paid to the...More

1  Thank Penny B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had high tea and all 3 of us suffered from a bad upset stomach afterwards. We didn't eat anything else that day. I can understand having a bad something in the food... but the hotel manager's response was disappointing and dismissive.. very unsympathetic and...More

Thank Michele M
Charlotte G, Owner at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Michele, Further to your original email, and review on our Facebook page, I send again my original response below. Thank you for your email. I am sorry to read you have had stomach upset since yesterday. We served 50 people for teas yesterday and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a choice of High Tea or the simpler Afternnon Tea you won't go hungry. A plentiful supply of fresh cakes and warm scones is accompanied by a great variety of proper tea, all served in a lovely room with excellent service. Without doubt one...More

Thank Mike941
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a treat I had wanted to indulge in The Angle’s afternoon tea for a very long time and was certainly not disappointed. It was decadent, beautiful, satisfying and the service was excellent. The food was beautifully presented and dietary requirements were observed from...More

Thank jane642017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere with good food and good service and they are all friendly we will definitely be back

Thank Mike1676
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Looked for best afternoon tea in Wales. Drove 30 miles for this, worth every mile. Scones were excellent, all the cakes and savouries similar. Best cucumber sandwich I have ever had. Service 5*. Would highly recommend.More

Thank Jackie M
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for making such an effort to get to us. I am delighted you had an excellent afternoon tea with 5 star service. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

My husband surprised me with High tea today for my big birthday coming up. The service and food on offer was excellent, the staff could not do enough for you from the greeting at the front of the hotel right through to the end. The...More

Thank jen299
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted you had an excellent birthday tea surprise from your husband. It is a further pleasure the service and food were excellent and the staff were welcoming. We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Visited last week for High Tea. Had a voucher as a Christmas gift. Parking at rear of property. Lovely building with a few smallish rooms to sit and have a drink in. Large dining room where high tea was served. Didn't seem very busy. Given...More

1  Thank RosWaLES
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted you had an excellent high tea and service was excellent. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind regards, Charlotte Griffiths

Reviewed 20 July 2018

A friend and I had afternoon tea this today at The Angel and haven't stop raving about it. It was stunning! The food, the service, the setting. Everything. A really memorable afternoon. Nothing was too much trouble for our waiters who gave beautiful service and...More

3  Thank Kylie M
Charlotte G, Manager at Afternoon Tea at the Angel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted you had impeccable food and service for afternoon tea. We hope to welcome you back to The Angel again in the near future. Kind regards, Charlotte Griffiths

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Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
It sure but I would have no concerns whatsoever
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Response from Charlotte G | Property representative |
Our Vegan Tea would need to be pre booked 24 hours in advance. Savouries; Leek & potato pie, Red pepper & onion tart, Spiced butternut squash & tofu samosa, Coronation tofu on a bed of gem lettuce, Mixed veg & quinoa... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Cross Street | The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny NP7 5EN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 857121
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  • This restaurant is at The Angel
Description
The Angel Hotel is a member of the prestigious UK Tea Guild having previously held an ‘Award of Excellence’ since 2008. Only nine hotels outside of London have achieved this. In 2011 The Angel Hotel were proud recipients of The Tea Guild’s top national award, the Oscar of the tea world. Each morning our specialist baker, Sally Lane freshly prepares the sandwiches, savouries, cakes and scones ready for the afternoon. The following are our service times for Afternoon Tea & High Tea: Monday - Friday; Afternoon Tea and High Tea are served in our Wedgewood room from 2.00pm - 4.00pm. Saturday & Sunday; High Tea only; served in our Wedgewood room from 2.00pm - 5.30pm.
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