Eating out North Leeds

Afternoon Tea

Child friendly places for afternoon tea in North Leeds and City Centre.

Three Cottages Cafe at Meanwood Park

Book your next Afternoon Tea Party at Three Cottages Café at Meanwood Park!

Unlimited Tea & Coffee. Finger sandwiches; Scones with Jam and Cream; Mini Ice Cream Sundae; Selection of Cakes all for £10pp.

And if you want to opt for some booze, add Mini Prosecco; G& T for £15pp

Email the cafe on meanwoodparkcafebar@gmail to book.



Afternoon Tea at Tong Garden Centre

Whether it’s a catch up with a friend or treating someone special, start your new year the right way with the seasonal  Afternoon Tea for Two at The Restaurant in Tong Garden Centre.

Cannon Hall Farm, Barnsley

Perfect for a celebration or a one-off treat our afternoon teas have been carefully developed with kids in mind – giving them chance to enjoy the novelty of an afternoon tea, while still having time to explore our farm and play areas.

Afternoon tea must be pre-booked and costs £7.95 per child. Farm admission is not included and must be paid in addition depending on time of arrival.

Child Friendly

Bark House Ln, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT Tel: 01226 790427

Children’s afternoon tea – The Little Coffee House, Calverley

Children’s afternoon tea includes a small milkshake, cordial or hot chocolate, A selection of sandwiches & crisps, A chocolate dipping pot with marshmallows, strawberries, grapes and brownie pieces. £7.50 per child.

Open from 8.30am – 3pm, can arrange a later for after school if required.

Please book 24 hours in advance.

Child friendly.

6 Victoria Street, Pudsey. LS28 5PQ.  Tel: 07974 413097

Convive Restaurant at Weetwood Hall

Relax, unwind and sit down to a mouth-watering English afternoon tea in the elegant surroundings of stunning restaurant. Set within nine acres of landscaped gardens, it’s the perfect setting to relax for an afternoon of leisure and tasty delights.

Enjoy a quintessential English experience, including scrumptious traditional finger food washed down with ample coffee or Yorkshire tea.

Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5PS. Tel:  0113 388 5700

Cottonbudz, Rodley

Afternoon Tea is available Monday – Thursday from 1pm (24 hours booking required) with an introductory offer at £8.50pp. You get an array of sandwiches, cakes and the traditional scone, with a choice of Tea or Coffee, including decaf or herbal. It is designed to be shared between two but can be made for one if desired. (Vegan Afternoon Tea available).

“Cottonbudz Afternoon Tea is the ultimate middle ground for grown-ups and toddlers – it’s a place where you don’t have to worry about them running around causing chaos, and where you can take your time to enjoy some well-deserved treats”. (Mumbler CP, Jan 2019)

Read our full Mumbler review here.

Child friendly. 

54A Oaklands Road, Rodley, LS13 1LQ. Tel: 0113 2571188

Crag House Farm, Cookridge

Afternoon Tea at The Granary. Served Mon – Sat 3-4pm

Afternoon Teas are served on a three-tier tand and include:

A Selection of Finger Sandwiches, Savoury Pastry, A Homemade Fruit Scone with Butter, Jam, & Clotted Cream and a Selection of Delicate Cakes & Pastries.

Includes a pot of tea or an Americano.

Child Friendly

Otley Old Road, Cookridge, Leeds, LS16 7NH. Tel: 0113 230 3618

Cranberries Deli in Adel

A nice little deli with friendly staff. Delicious cakes and good coffee, just right for afternoon tea.

Child Friendly

471 Otley Rd, Leeds LS16 7NR. Tel: 0113 230 0293

Dakota Deluxe, City Centre

Serve a Cream Tea and Afternoon Tea, including freshly baked scones with devonshire clotted cream and strawberry preserve. With a selection of finger sandwiches and homemade sweet treats.

Enjoy a selection of coffee or loose leaf teas from ‘ Taylor’s of Harrogate’ or add a cocktail or glass of fizz.

8 Russell St, Leeds, LS1 5RN. Tel: 0113 322 6261

Ego at The Wellington Shadwell

Ego at The Wellington, the former Stonehouse pub on Wetherby Road has had a huge transformation both inside and out.

Offers delicious freshly cooked Mediterranean food, the pub and restaurant is both family and dog friendly.  There is a great kids menu with activities and make your own pizza option!

Afternoon tea available Monday – Saturday, 2-5pm.

Ego at The Wellington, Wetherby Road, Shadwell, Leeds, LS17 8LZ. Tel: 0113 3189282

Harewood House

Afternoon Tea is available every day, subject to availability and special events. There are 3x time slots: 12-1.30pm, 1.30-3pm, 3-4.30pm. Prices are £25pp for members and £45pp for non-members. Minimum booking for 2 people per booking. Children’s Afternoon tea in the Terrace Café is £15 for members and £25 for non-members.

*Non member tickets include freedom access to the House, Grounds and Gardens on the day of your visit. *Members must present a valid membership card at Visitor Reception to gain entry to the House and Grounds.

Harewood House, LS17 9LG. Tel: 0113 218 1010

Harts Coffee House & Deli, Boston Spa

Serving a selection of finger sandwiches; quiche; chutney; fruit scone with jam and clotted cream; selection of cakes; and unlimited Yorkshire tea.

160a Hight Street, Boston Spa LS23 6BW

Harvey Nichols, City Centre

Serve traditional afternoon teas, with bespoke and themed options available throughout the year.

Victoria Leeds, 107-111 Briggate, Leeds LS1 6AZ.  Tel: 0113 204 8000.

Just Grand! Vintage Tearoom, City Centre

Traditional Afternoon Tea and Cream Teas. Also do a little ones Afternoon Tea for the under 12’s.   Recently introduced a Gentleman’s Afternoon Tea which is fast becoming a favourite with those who prefer to avoid tea and cakes and just stick with a good ole Yorkshire bottled beer together with a locally produced growler (pork pie), pickle, plain crisps (with a salt bag just like you got back in the day) and a selection of traditional filled finger sandwiches.

Child Friendly.

8-9 Grand Arcade Leeds, LS1 6PG.  Tel: 0113 243 1306

Malmaison, Leeds City Centre

Get together for an indulgent afternoon tea at Malmaison. Choose a classic cream tea or the full afternoon tea, then add a cocktail or Champagne and relax for the rest of the afternoon.

1 Swinegate, Leeds LS1 4AG.  Tel: 0113 426 0047

Mama Doreen’s Emporium, Harrogate

A boutique tea room and home of simply scrumptious Yorkshire cupcakes and afternoon tea!

Featuring a selection of yummy sandwiches, scones decadently topped with lashings of cream and champagne and strawberry jam and an assortment of tempting cakes.  As well as a range of coffee and tea they also serve amazing hot chocolates complete with cream, marshmallows and chocolate chip toppings!

Child Friendly.

31-33 Cold Bath Road, Harrogate HG2 0NL. Tel: 01423 313282

Mansion, Roundhay

Afternoon Tea in The Garden Room- Enjoy afternoon tea with a view – overlooking the beautiful Roundhay park. Mini version for children and Gluten Free options available.

Child Friendly 

Mansion Lane, Leeds LS8 2HH. Tel: 0113 269 1000


Middlethorpe Hall, York

Afternoon Tea at Middlethorpe is a long-lasting tradition enhanced by a local luxury connection with the old established family tea merchants “Taylors of Harrogate”.

“Comfy sofas, fabulous setting, served impeccably, lovely food, selection of teas / coffee and finish with a walk round the garden. Perfect for any occasion or just a treat yourself ” Mumbler ZB, June 17

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, Bishopthorpe Road, York, YO23 2GB Tel: 01904 641241

Never Enough Thyme, Yeadon

Enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with a selection of open sandwiches, scone with jam and clotted cream, homemade mini desserts and a pot of tea or Americano for £10.00 per person.

97 High Street, Yeadon. Tel: 07480 257344

Oulton Hall

Afternoon Tea at Oulton Hall is unlike any other, it’s Afternoon Tea in Yorkshire which is a very fine dining experience indeed; not least for the main ingredient itself – the tea! Our wonderful tea connoisseurs, Taylors of Harrogate, have scoured the world for over 125 years to bring the finest tasting tea and coffee across the land. These teas are carefully selected to compliment the full array of sandwiches, cakes and scones including jam and cream.

Choose from: Traditional Afternoon Tea, Champagne Afternoon Tea, Gin Afternoon Tea

Rothwell Lane, Oulton, Leeds LS26 8HN. Tel: 0113 282 1000

Patisserie Valerie, City Centre

The Afternoon Tea menu at Patisserie Valerie features a variety of classic savouries, alongside scones and a selection of sumptuous patisseries as well as a wide choice of coffee.

50A Albion Street, Leeds, LS1 6AD.  Tel: 0113 242 4739

Rand Coffee Roastery

Rand Coffee Roastery is an independent family owned specialty coffee company, gaining a renowned reputation for their coffee and service with a vibrant and varied food menu.

Their Afternoon Tea for Two offers a Selection of Sandwiches; Scones with Clotted Cream and Jam; Selection of Cakes & Pastries; Tea or Filter Coffee. Vegetarian Option also available.

Child friendly

90 Street Lane, Leeds LS82AL

Corner Cup, Bramhope

Corner Cup is the family friendly coffee shop where you can enjoy your favourite hot drink with family. Kids can enjoy the ‘Little Explorer’ back packs; containing colouring and a Kindle Fire tablet (in kids’ mode).  They have high chairs and plenty of space for buggies.

Breastfeeding friendly.

Refresca 1 Tredgold Avenue, Bramhope, LS16 9BS. Tel: 0113 2673400



Rudding Park, Harrogate

Served daily in the Conservatory, a light and airy room with a 400 year-old olive tree. Guests can take in views of the gardens. Afternoon tea includes: selection of sandwiches, cakes made by our Pastry Chef, freshly baked fruit scone, mint tea from our Kitchen Garden, Taylors of Harrogate loose leaf teas.

Child Friendly.

Afternoon Tea is served: Monday – Saturday 3pm or 4.30pm, Sunday 4pm or 5pm

Rudding Park Hotel, Follifoot, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 1JH Tel: 01423 871350

Scarlett’s Vintage Tea Rooms, Knaresborough

Step back in time to the sights and sounds of the forties in our quintessentially British tearoom. We offer a warm traditional Yorkshire welcome with delicious homemade cakes, soups and a range of sandwich fillings to suit all tastes, including vegetarians, vegan and gluten free.

 3a Green Dragon Yard, Knaresborough    Tel: 01423 860949

Sky Lounge, City Centre

A modern twist to the traditional afternoon tea. If you are looking for a decadent, sweet and bubbly afternoon, you’ve found just the place at the Sky Lounge.

Doubletree by Hilton, Leeds LS1 4BR. Tel: 0113 241 1000

Sunshine Bakery, Chapel Allerton

The Sunshine Bakery offers a delicious selection of homemade cupcakes and brownies, breakfasts, lunch and their famous afternoon tea.

Child Friendly

Booking advised

182 Harrogate Rd, Leeds LS7 4NZ.   Tel:  0113 268 0656

Swinton Park, Ripon

Cakes and scones are freshly baked in house using local artisan preserves, and served within the grandeur of Swinton Park.

Afternoon Tea is served daily from 12 noon – 5pm and on Sundays from 3pm – 5pm.

Child friendly (advise children in party when booking)

Swinton Park Masham, Ripon HG4 4JH. Tel: 01765 680900

The Arium

Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea from £9.95 per person including, sandwiches, pastries and homemade cake served with tea or coffee.

Children can enjoy the craft corner whilst you enjoy your afternoon tea!.

Child friendly.  

The Arium, Thorner Lane, Whinmoor, LS14 3FB. Tel: 0113 378 9985


The Bank, Moortown

Contemporary coffee bar in Moortown offering breakfast, brunch (all day on a weekend), afternoon tea, cakes, lunch and evening meals.  (Also serve wine and beers).

There is a Little VIP menu for children, they also did half portions of dishes (Pancakes in Mini Mumblers case!) from the main menu.

Activity and colouring sheet provided for children and there was also a range of family board games to choose from.

Highchairs.  Pushchairs were allowed in next to tables.

Pre-booking on an evening recommended.

412 Harrogate Road, Leeds, LS17 6DN. Tel: 0113 293 0543

The Billing Tea Room, Rawdon

A family run business, with a lovely cottage garden to eat in. Choose from a traditional afternoon tea of sandwiches, homemade cakes & scones and cream or our Gentlemen’s tea, served with pork pie, fruitcake and cheese. Both options come with freshly brewed tea or coffee. Children’s Afternoon Tea also available.

Child friendly.

11A Town Street, Rawdon. Tel: 07811 009844

The Gatehouse Cafe – Kirkstall

Enjoy tea in the cafe and then take a walk around the ruins of Kirkstall Abbey or visit the Abbey House Museum.  Open Tues-Sun.

Child Friendly

Abbey Walk,  Kirkstall, Leeds LS5 3EH.  Tel: 0113 378 4079

The Grand Hotel, York

The Grand’s Afternoon Tea is the perfect opportunity for friends and family to get together and celebrate that special occasion in the only 5-star Hotel in Yorkshire.

Grand Hotel & Spa, Station Rise, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 6GD Tel: 01904 894712

The Loft Coffee Shop – Farsley

Family friendly coffee shop serving food from local suppliers wherever possible.  Also serves afternoon tea.  Open Monday to Friday, 10am-3pm.

Child Friendly.

13a Springfield Mills, Bagley Lane, Farsley, Leeds.  Tel: 0113 257 3914

The Orangery at Lumby Hall

Serving a range of afternoon tea options, from Traditional, to Vegan and Vegetarian, Prosecco, as well as Children’s Afternoon Tea. Pre-booking advised.

With a big play area for children.

Child friendly

Lumby Hall ,Butts Lane, South Milford, Leeds LS25 5JB

The Tetley Bar & Kitchen, City Centre

The Bar & Kitchen offers a warm Yorkshire welcome.

Offer traditional Afternoon Tea and a Cream Tea. North Star Roast coffee is freshly ground to order, also serve Yorkshire Tea, or loose-leaf tea supplied by The Bird House Tea Co.

Child Friendly

Hunslet Rd, Leeds LS10 1JQ. Tel: 0113 320 2423


Weetwood Hall

Enjoy a mouth-watering Afternoon Tea at Weetwood Hall, tuck into this British tradition whilst surrounded by nine acres of picturesque woodland and gardens the ideal location of those looking for a relaxing countryside escape.

Their Afternoon Tea menu includes a selection of finger sandwiches- smoked salmon and crème fraiche, accompanied with delicious home baked scones and an array of sweet treats.

Served 2-5pm daily

 Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5PS. Tel:  0113 230 6000

Will & Barts Cafe, Roundhay

Great for breakfast and lunch and good with kids.  Run a weekly children’s storytime every Wednesday & Friday 11am-12pm.

***Launching Afternoon Tea on Sunday 22nd March 2020 in time for Mother’s Day. Pre-booking essential***

Open 7 days (8.30am-4pm) a week serving all-day breakfast, lunch, tea, coffee and homemade cakes

Child friendly

71 Street Lane, Roundhay, LS8 1AP, Tel:0113 226 5768