Best high tea places to visit in Sydney

Discover the best high tea spots in Sydney.

Going out for high tea is a time-honoured tradition, so we've pulled together some of the top spots in Sydney where you can enjoy being a lady of leisure with pretty petit fours and finger sandwiches. 

The Gardens by Lotus 

For something a bit different why not try an Asian-inspired high tea? Select handpicked Chinese Tea to match your carefully prepared dumplings and bao, all while you enjoy the serenity of being seated in the middle of the Chinese Garden of Friendship.

Available seven days a week 11am-3pm $40 per person. 



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The Gallery at Sheraton Grand

With an array of handmade sweet and savoury delicacies, you can't go wrong. If you're not feeling like a pot of tea or a cup of coffee you can choose from Lindt hot chocolate or unlimited Bandini prosecco. 

Available Monday to Friday 12-4pm from $59 per person. 

Platform One

Venture out west of Sydney is Bankstown Sports Club with renowned head chef Helmut Gundenorfer. Mini smoked Tasmanian salmon rolls, Wagyu silverside and opera cake - and a whole host of other delights - will leave you feeling satisfied.

Available Sunday to Friday 12-3pm $44 per person.

The Tea Room QVB

One of the most iconic places to head for a classy afternoon is The Tea Room located in the Queen Victoria Building. Feel like a queen in the high-ceilinged ballroom, topped off with fine china and delicious morsels. 

Available seven days 10am – close from $55 per person. 



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Gunners Barracks

For high tea with a view, look no further than Gunners Barracks. Locate in Mosman, overlooking the water, Gunners Barracks is a beautifully historic spot where you can take in the stunning view and enjoy a traditional high tea. 

Available seven days a week 10am til close from $55 per person. 



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