Best Afternoon Tea Restaurants in Amsterdam

Local Recommendations from our My Guide Amsterdam team

Afternoon Tea custom comes from England, where it was considered to fill the gap between luncheon and dinner. Although working class Britons rarely have it nowadays, afternoon tea during a vacation to Amsterdam may just be what the doctor ordered.

A few restaurants and lunch rooms in Amsterdam specialise in afternoon tea, complete with snacks including cakes, biscuits, scones and sandwiches. The variety of teas on offer is spellbinding, from the classic Earl Grey to refreshing Jasmine tea. The afternoon tea trend in Amsterdam is growing, whether you feel peckish in the afternoon, want a nice way to celebrate a birthday or maybe you are on a hen's night here in the city, going for afternoon tea is a great option.