High Tea In Colombo – 2020 (Post-lockdown Edition).

Click here for the 2021 edition.

Ever heard of Anna Russell? The seventh Duchess of Bedford, she was a trend-setter. The sophisticated concept of afternoon tea, or high tea, wouldn't have been a "thing" in the modern world without her habit of enjoying tea and light snacks between lunch and dinner. 

Almost all the hotels and restaurants in Colombo are back in action after the lockdown, and so does the high tea sessions. Check out this list if you're looking for high tea options in the city.

rare at Residence

  • Price: Rs. 2500 per head
  • Time: 3.00 PM – 5.00 PM, every day
  • Special Conditions: Orders need to be placed one day in advance
  • Contact Number: 0115673000

Tea Avenue

  • Price: Rs. 2200 for two
  • Time: 1.00 PM – 5.00 PM, every day
  • Special conditions: Served at One Galle Face outlet only, Orders need to be placed one day in advance
  • Contact Number: 0769693577 

The Cakery

  • Price: Rs. 3500 for two
  • Time: 1.00 PM – 5.00 PM, every day
  • Special conditions: Orders need to be placed one day in advance
  • Contact Number: 0112501344

The Lounge (Cinnamon Lakeside)

  • Price: Rs. 1940 for two
  • Time: 3.00 PM – 5.00 PM, every day
  • Contact Number: 0112491000

The Lobby Bar (Galadari)

  • Price: Rs. 1800 per person (buffet)
  • Time: 3.30 PM – 6.00 PM, every day
  • Contact Number:  0112544544

The Verandah (Galle Face Hotel)

  • Price: Rs. 1864 per person
  • Time: 4.00 PM – 6.00 PM, every day
  • Contact Number: 0112541010/ 0769445830

Churros (The Kingsbury)

  • Price: Rs. 2000 per person
  • Time: 3.30 PM – 5.30 PM, every day
  • Contact Number: 0771087720

Lobby Lounge (Mövenpick Hotel Colombo)

  • Price: Rs. 1950 per person
  • Time: 3.00 PM – 6.00 PM, Friday to Sunday
  • Contact Number: 0117450450

Water's Edge

  • Price: Rs. 2400 per person
  • Time: 3.00 PM – 6.00 PM, Saturday and Sunday
  • Contact Number: 0112863863

Sapphyr Lounge (Shangri-La Colombo)

  • Price: Three Afternoon Tea Sets are available
    • Classic Western Tea – Rs. 3500 for two
    • Sri Lankan Tea – Rs. 3500 for two
    • Afternoon High Tea – Rs. 3500 for two
  • Time: 3.00 PM – 5.00 PM, every day
  • Contact Number: 0117888288

Hilton Colombo

  • Price: Both Graze Kitchen and LAB (Lounge And Bar) serve high tea
    • Graze Kitchen – Rs. 3188 per person (buffet style), available on Saturdays, Poya days and public holidays
    • LAB (Lounge And Bar) – Rs. 3288 for two (platter), Sunday to Friday
  • Time: 
    • Graze Kitchen – 1st sitting (12.30 PM – 2.30 PM), 2nd sitting (3.00 PM – 5.00 PM)
    • LAB (Lounge And Bar) – 3.00 PM – 6.00 PM
  • Contact Number: 0112492492

Jetwing Colombo 7

  • Price: Rs. 1200 per person (buffet, Thursday only), Rs. 1900 for two (platter, every day of the week except Thursday)
  • Time: 3.30 PM – 5. 30 PM
  • Contact Number: 077 429 6265

Tea Lounge (Cinnamon Grand)

  • Price: Rs. 2000 per person
  • Time: 3.00 PM – 6. 00 PM
  • Contact Number: 0112437437

Ramada Colombo

  • Price: Two high tea packages are available
  • Time: 2.30 PM – 7. 00 PM
  • Contact Number: 0766645507
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp



Your go-to restaurant in Chilaw – Clement’s Chilaw review

By Warsha Dissanayake We visited Clements brand new outlet based in Chilaw towards the evening


Holy crepes at Crepe Runner – Bambalapitiya

By Maryam Rizwan No one does crepes as good as Crepe Runner does. Starting from


Don’t chai this at home – Karak review

By Warsha Dissanayake Looking for some downtime?Is it time to take a break off of


Nutella-filled goodness at Crepeholics

Crepeholics located in the middle of Mount Lavinia is packed with a variety of crepes


Kailasa Street Food Cafe

This place is long overdue and something Colombo needed so bad. Kailasa street food, serving


Clement’s Restaurant & Banquet

Walking into the restaurant, you are greeted by some warm smiles and pleasant greetings. Asanka,



5 BlackBerry models we will miss

By Ruchika Seneviratne It truly is an end of an era as BlackBerry has announced


Elephant House – Feel Good Range

We all grew up eating Elephant House ice cream, whether it was to wrap up



Cinnamon Bentota Beach added a vintage touch to its award-winning art and architecture during the ‘Classic Car Run’ recently.



The Christmas Bells and Bundles at Ramada is a mini wonderland with delectable Christmas goodies



Dance the night away into 2022 at Ramada Colombo’s Blast Thru


Yamu Guide.

New shopping experience at the Keells on Lauries Road

Keells is reinventing your shopping experience in the best way possible. Because of the pandemic,

Yamu Guide

5 events to look forward to in 2022

By Tashia Ranasinghe Hello, 2022! Just as much as there is a bunch of holidays

Yamu Guide

8 Indoor Sports Outlets in Colombo

By Warsha Dissanayake Looking to let off some steam after a crazy day or week

Yamu Guide

7 Cuisines in 7 Days

By RD We are always on the lookout for exotic new flavors, that probably is

Yamu Guide

5 Places to cycle in Sri Lanka

By RD “The Bicycle is a curious vehicle. Its passenger is its engine”- John Howard,

Yamu Guide

6 Hotels to Visit in 2022

By Maryam Rizwan The new year calendar year has some really nice long weekends to

Yamu Guide


ලොව බිහිසුනුම දාම ඝාතිකාවන් (Woman serial killers) 10 දෙනෙක්

By Yesha Fernando කාන්තාවන් කිව්වම හැමවෙලාවෙම වගේ අපේ ඔලුවේ මැවෙන්නේ හරි සංවේදී, ආදරණීය පිරිසක්. ලෝකයේ


2022 සැමරුම හොඳටම කරපු රටවල් 10 ක්  

By Yesha Fernando මරණය, කුසගින්න, විරැකියාව, ආර්ථික අවපාතය, දේශපාලන අර්බුද යනාදී ගෝලීය දුෂ්කරතා රැසක් මැදින්


හොරු අතරට අලුතින් එක් වූ “ජංගි හොරා”

By Yesha Fernando මෙරට සියලු ආකාර හොරු අතරට එක්වූ අලුත්ම හොරා "ජංගි හොරා" යි. මෙකී

Featured Sinhala

Squid Game අපට කියා දෙන ජීවිත පාඩම් 6 ක්

ත්‍රාසය, ශෝකය, කුතුහලය වගේම මෙයට වඩා තවත් බොහෝ ජීවිත පාඩමුත් Squid Game කථාංග නවයට ඇතුළත්.

Sinhala Slider

පිස්සුම නව අවුරුදු සිරිත් විරිත් 6 ක්

එහෙනම් කට්ටියම තමන්ගේම ක්‍රමේකට 2022 පිළිගන්න ලේස්ති වෙමු.

Sinhala Trending