5 Spots for Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

written by Jeannette Musembi 7th May 2014

However British this tradition may seem, afternoon tea or High Tea is perfect for taking mom somewhere special and just having a chat. Tea, cucumber sandwiches and cakes are a perfect accompaniment to reminiscing and catching up and simply letting her know that you are making time for her.


If tea is not your thing check out Sunday brunch ideas, breakfast recipesgift ideas, and restaurant offers for Mother’s Day this year.


Fairmont the Norfolk is the landmark relic of the Nairobi landscape that has evolved into a contemporary hotel that offers all the trimmings and tradition. But to really experience one of theses hotels you must have High Tea. Norfolk does not fail to supply any less. They in fact have 2 landmark hotel menus both the Norfolk and the Savoy menu. Each served with a little bubbly. And as usual no High Tea is complete with out cucumber sandwiches.The Tea itself offers  3 iced tea blends, actually tisanes, from Safari Lounge.



The Jade – Coffee & Tea House is an all-day Café serving excellent breakfasts, brunches, light lunches and exotic teas. Overlooking the beautiful Zen Garden, Jade is a beautiful venue, situated in the heart of Spring Valley.

Green Tea


An Al-Fresco restaurant, the River Cafe is known for it’s all day brunch and afternoon tea specials. The restaurant is as unique as it is refreshing – a definite must for friends and family, surrounded by exotic birds and beautiful plant life overlooking a lily pond from which Malachite King Fishers and Eqyptian Geese enjoy their fresh fish!



Come enjoy the favourite English past time at Sankara Nairobi every afternoon.  They have a variety of delicious treats ranging from coconut macaroons to Norwegian salmon and prawns with lemon dil mayonnaise and cracked pepper sandwiches.



Indulge in the finest English Afternoon Tea experience in the heart of Nairobi, Kenya and whet your palate with an assortment of freshly baked pastries, crepes, hot savoury bitings and sandwiches. Whether it’s the perfect watering hole to meet up with friends after a long day at the office or a nestled haven from traffic jams, the Pool Deck at the Stanley is transformed daily from 4:30pm to 6:00pm into a relaxed getaway with a diverse range of tea to match


You may also like

Leave a Comment