Are you in the mood for something fancy? Whether it’s for a special occasion, an excuse to get dressed up, a delicious treat, or just because, the best high teas in Perth present the perfect outing. Tiny sandwiches aside, some of the restaurants and bars offering high tea have the finest first-class menus and the venues to match. Polish your shoes, these are the best places for high tea in Perth.
1. Treasury Lounge & Bar
Celebrating both the unique history and delicious produce Western Australia has to offer, Treasury Lounge & Bar is one of the most stunning locations for high tea in Perth. They are known for their delicious and seasonal menu, beckoning you to come back for more. Whether you’re pairing your afternoon tea with brewed tea or champagne, dining here will be an indulgence like no other.
Address: 1 Cathedral Avenue, Perth
Phone: (08) 6168 7780
Hours: Wednesday – Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm
Chinta is high tea with a difference; a Balinese inspired high tea in the heart of Perth. Chinta has a range of loose-leaf teas from the region and delicious sweet and savoury nibbles to accompany your tea. There are plenty of vegetarian, gluten free and halal options on the menu, and at just $49 per person, affordability is also a bonus. And, if you’re feeling more in the mood for champagne, it’s BYO.
Address: 29 Scarborough Beach Rd, North Perth
Phone: (08) 9444 7939
Hours: Monday – Friday 7 am – 3 pm, Saturday – Sunday 7 am – 4 pm
3. Lavender Bistro
If you don’t like the smell and delicious tastes of lavender, perhaps skip the trip out of Perth’s CBD to the beautiful West Swan to visit this bistro. Their menu is, as you guessed it, inspired by all things lavender. Think plenty of lavender tea and lavender-infused sweets. Set amongst a relaxing French atmosphere, Lavender Bistro offers the ideal romantic setting for you to enjoy a special high tea.
Address: 6 Cranleigh St, West Swan
Phone: (08) 9250 7711
Hours: Monday – Sunday 9 am – 5 pm
4. Cottage Tea Rooms
If you’re on the hunt for some of the best scones in Perth, Cottage Tea Rooms has you covered. The tea rooms offer a traditional high tea with all the thrills. All the food is homemade and served on vintage china, adding a homey, kitsch touch. Open seven days a week, their two-hour package offers bottomless tea, so you’ll have no excuse to deny a cuppa.
Address: 8560 W Swan Rd, Henley Brook
Phone: (08) 9296 6886
Hours: Monday – Friday 10 am – 4 pm, Saturday – Sunday 10 am – 5 pm
5. Bites by D
The picture-perfect treats at Bites by D are almost too beautiful to bite into, but you won’t be able to stop once you do! One of our favourite features of this fine establishment is their offering of twilight tea on Saturday – the perfect setting for date night! Each sitting is two hours at the cost of $45 on weekdays and $55 on weekends.
Address: 147 Scarborough Beach Rd, Mount Hawthorn
Phone: (08) 9444 7712
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 8.30 am – 4 pm
6. Chapels on Whatley
Chapels on Whatley know how to do an Australian version of high tea, and we can’t fault it. Their sandwiches and mini quiches go down a treat, but it’s their rocky road and mini lemon meringues that keep us wanting more. Wash it all down with a bush tucker tea or a glass of champagne for just $49.95.
Address: 196 Whatley Cres, Maylands
Phone: (08) 9272 7738
Hours: Monday – Thursday 8 am – 4 pm, Friday – Saturday 8 am – 8 pm
7. May Street Larder
May Street Larder has some of the best high tea in Perth if you prefer the savoury side of things. Their menu focuses on seasonal foods and the best produce WA has to offer. Their Korean fried chicken sliders are life-changing – you heard it here! Tea and coffee are also bottomless, and you can order a bottle of prosecco to finish it off.
Address: Unit 23/155 Canning Hwy, East Fremantle
Phone: (08) 6161 0371
Hours: Monday – Friday 7 am – 2 pm, Saturday – Sunday 7.30 am – 2 pm
The elegant building Fleur resides in is enough to draw you in, and the high tea on offer is just as grand. Perhaps the ritziest high tea in Perth to make the list, Fleur is known for its decadent treats and innovative savoury snacks. Set in the heritage listed building The Royal, you could be fooled into thinking you’re in a European city, which is the best we will be getting for a while!
Address: 531 Wellington St, Perth
Phone: (08) 9322 1023
Hours: Wednesday – Friday 5.30 pm – 10.30 pm, Saturday 12 pm – 5 pm/ 5.30 pm – 10.30 pm
9. Bar Uma
Have you ever dreamt of having a garden tea party? Bar Uma can help. The indoor and outdoor space has been created to cast a light, whimsical environment for you to enjoy. The starter set included bottomless sweet and savoury treats, but we recommend opting for the $75 or $155 option, which gives you bottomless champagne or sparkling.
Address: 207 Adelaide Terrace, Perth
Phone: (08) 9224 7777
Hours: Saturday – Sunday 2 pm – 4.30 pm
10. The George
For the best high tea in Perth’s CBD, look no further than The George. On a Saturday or Sunday afternoon, head to the George for endless scones, macaroons and sandwiches and all the other classic high tea offerings. Their menu caters to the vegans, vegetarians and gluten-free among us, so this is a good option if you’re with a bigger group.
Address: 216 St Georges Terrace, Perth
Phone: (08) 6161 6662
Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 7 am – 10 pm, Friday 7 am – 11.30 pm, Sunday 1 pm – 11.30 pm
11. Bistro Guillaume Perth
A glass of Moët or Chandon goes down a treat with the delicious high tea at The Crowns Bistro Guillaume. At $65 per person, indulge in a delightful selection of sweet and savoury sweets in a French-inspired setting with stunning outdoor views. This high tea is a popular choice amongst Perth locals, so we suggest booking to guarantee your spot!
Address: Crown Metropol, Crown Perth, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood
Phone: 1800 556 688
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 12.30 pm – 3 pm/ 5.30 pm – 10 pm, Sunday – Monday 5.30 pm – 10 pm
12. The Haven Lounge
High tea at The Haven Lounge is the perfect way to spend an afternoon. The best thing about high tea at The Haven is the variety of teas on offer, taking inspiration from all across the globe. They also take great pride in the intricate presentation of their sweet treats- they’re almost too instagramable to eat!
Address: 480 Hay St, Perth
Phone: (08) 6559 1888
Hours: Friday – Sunday 11 am – 1.30 pm/ 2 pm – 4.30 pm
13. The Reveley
The Reveley combines picturesque views with an impressive, international menu. They have three different package options ranging from $50 to $90, so there’s something for everyone. With a significant emphasis on local brews and cheeses, The Reveley sure knows how to make Western Australia’s capital shine.
Address: Eastern Promenade The Towers at Elizabeth Quay, Ophir Walk, Perth
Phone: (08) 6314 1350
Hours: Sunday – Thursday 11 am – 10 pm, Friday – Saturday 11 am – 12 am
14. Hearth Restaurant & Lounge
An extremely sought-after spot for an elegant high tea in Perth, make sure you book ahead to secure a seating at the Hearth Restaurant & Lounge. Delight in their signature high tea every Saturday and Sunday whilst overlooking the stunning Elizabeth Quay. The menu features the finest sweet and savoury treats made from the freshest local produce.
Address: 1 Barrack St, Perth
Phone: (08) 6559 6888
Hours: Saturday 12 pm – 10.30 pm, Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm
Where's the best high tea in Swan Valley?
The best high tea in Sawn Valley can be found at Lavender Bistro.
What's the best afternoon tea in Perth Hills?
The Cottage Tea Rooms offer the best afternoon tea in the Perth Hills.
Where can I get bottomless high tea in Perth?
You can score yourself a bottomless high tea at May Street Larder, Bar Uma and The Cottage Tea Rooms.