A truly traditional treat

Make sure your trip to the Mother City is complete and try the best afternoon tea Cape Town has to offer. Take a seat in the bright and enchanting Lounge, and anticipate an indulgent feast. While you dine on sumptuous cakes, pastries and sandwiches stacked in tiers, live piano music sets the scene.

Contact us

Opening Times

  • Morning Tea: 9:30–11:30am
  • Afternoon Tea: 1–3pm or 3:30–5:30pm
  • Evening Tea: 6–8:30pm
  • Tel: +27 21 483 1000
  • Email: restaurantreservations.mnh@belmond.com

A Taste of Cape Town

Adding a special local flavour is a typical South African milk tart, called ‘melktert’ in Afrikaans. Enjoy alongside a cup of our special Mount Nelson tea. This expert blend of Darjeeling, Kenya, Assam, Keemun, Yunnan, Ceylon and rose petals from our garden is sure to delight.

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A Taste of Cape Town
A Taste of Cape Town

A Taste of Cape Town

Adding a special local flavour is a typical South African milk tart, called ‘melktert’ in Afrikaans. Enjoy alongside a cup of our special Mount Nelson tea. This expert blend of Darjeeling, Kenya, Assam, Keemun, Yunnan, Ceylon and rose petals from our garden is sure to delight.

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Lounge Menu

More to Savour

For those looking for something a little different, our Lounge also offers a stunning à la carte selection and a choice of drinks. From decadent breakfast options through to delicious light dinners and evening cocktails, there is something for every taste.

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Lounge Menu

More to Savour

For those looking for something a little different, our Lounge also offers a stunning à la carte selection and a choice of drinks. From decadent breakfast options through to delicious light dinners and evening cocktails, there is something for every taste.

Download menu M

Tea Times

Savour the ultimate indulgence at any time of day