Our award winning afternoon teas are hand made by our wonderful team using best and fresh, seasonal ingredients from local market suppliers.
We take pride in creating a beautiful quirky experience for our customer and our food reflects this.
We have refined our afternoon tea menus to include a classic and vegan option. A vegetarian option is also available on our vegan menu.
We include a complimentary glass of Prosecco or Nozeco with all our afternoon teas, so you can celebrate your dining experience with us in style.
We use local suppliers and due to availability of the produce, the ingredients used might differ from day to day. All of our products are subject to seasonal change.
We offer a bespoke range of artisan teas supplied by our fabulous local tea partners MD Tea and Bird & Blend. Our range of around 25 tea blends are crafted from traditional and contemporary flavours, from the the classics such as Assam and Darjeeling, to the exotic flavours of Matcha and Genmaicha, there’s a taste for any occasion. We offer an unlimited tea, so you can either work your way through our menu, or keep your favourite blend topped up.
If tea isn’t quite your thing, then we will happily have our barista prepare you a coffee instead. If you’re looking to add a little magic to your time with us then please ask your host to see our lovely range of gins, cocktails and wines or you can treat yourself with bottle of Sussex sparkling
We are only able to accept Gift Vouchers purchased from our Gift Shop.
Unfortunately, we are unable to accept any other vouchers.
If you have a voucher from companies like Virgin Experience Days, Buy a Gift or any similar, please contact the issuer for an exchange as we are unable to accept them.
Sorry for any inconvenience caused.
Please make sure you state your menu selection when booking in the comments section.
Our afternoon tea comes as a set menu of classic, vegan or vegetarian. We have gluten free alternatives that aren’t always available so please contact us directly so we can talk through our options.
Please notify us of any allergies or dietary requirements when making your reservation by leaving a note on your booking. We require a minimum of 48hrs notice as some changes might need to be prearranged. We will always do our best to accommodate this and we will get back to you to with a confirmation. If any allergies can't be accommodated then menu options may not be able to be replaced.
We work from an open kitchen and although we make sure that allergens are treated appropriately, we cannot exclude a possibility of a cross-contamination.
For bookings of up to 6 people: we charge a £15 per person cancellation fee if you cancel with less than 24hrs notice.
For larger groups of 7 people or more, we will charge a non-refundable deposit of £15 per person at the time of making a booking.
Your credit/debit card details are required at the point of booking, there is no change taken at this time.
Can we come early for our table and have a drink? Unfortunately not due to the small size of the cafe.
We are located just off the sea front in KempTown, there are several pubs and bars near by, along with some lovely antique shops and a great flee market within a few hundred yards of our cafe.
A 10% discretionary service charge is added to your afternoon tea bill on the day.