Tea and goodies to-go
Staying in doesn't mean you have to miss out on Tea Time! Order our full Afternoon Tea with optional adult beverage, or our new Picnic Tea to-go, and we'll box up all the goodies for you to enjoy at home or outdoors.
(pls give as much notice as possible as some supplies are taking longer to get). Just want scones or macarons? we can do that too! see our list of available options and a la carte items below. To-go orders are avail with advance notice, Tues-Sun and Monday Holidays.
how to order
when you're ready to order, just text your order to 617-775-9118 (no phone calls to this number) or email Reservations@AfternoonTea.com. pls be sure to include your cell and email addy with any request. Please do not use our online reservation booking app for to-go orders. celebrating a birthday? let us know, and we'll include a mini crown party hat!
payment and pickup
Payment: Payment is required prior to pick-up; we will email you an invoice (most likely the morning of) that you can pay online in advance. We are not taking payment over the phone.
Pickup: Generally available Tuesday thru Sunday and Monday Holidays, typically between the hours of noon and 3pm. In an effort to space out our pickups and keep everyone apart, we will assign you a pick up time. When you arrive, please come inside to pickup (we do not offer curbside). If it looks busy inside with other pickup orders, or if you're uncomfortable coming in unannounced, or if you're picking up later than your assigned time, pls text your name to 617.775.9118, and we will let you know when to come in. No phone calls; text only.
Oct Menu for
Full Afternoon Tea
substitutions of any item may occur without notice. toward the end of the month, we often begin serving the new month's flavors.
full afternoon tea includes
all of the following:
scone and tea bread
pumpkin butterscotch chip
OR you can substitute
lemon poppy or plain
tea bread: orange cranberry
along with single-serve jar of
strawberry jam and english clotted cream
(English lemon curd available
for purchase a la carte)
cucumber w chive/onion and a smidge of feta, cream cheese, x 2;
our fancy chicken salad made with apricot jam and white raisins x 1
sammie of the month:
Oct: smoked ham w pimento cheese and a mayo/bacon jam spread
tres leches shot glass
oreo cheese cake cupcake
macaron: spookie rice krispie
your choice of tea from our tea menu
(we'll provide for you to brew at home):
pink cocoa available for purchase a la carte
pls inform your server if you or anyone in your party has a food allergy. Special dietary requests require 3 days notice. We cannot accommodate severe food allergies.
Consumer Advisory Notice: Consuming raw or under cooked meat, poultry, dairy or seafood may increase your risk of food borne illness and pose a risk to your health.
Afternoon Tea to-go: $29pp (with or without beverage) plus 7% meals tax (see menu description in the pink box to the right, if you're viewing this from a computer; or up above, if you're on a cell phone).
Champagne Tea Available to 21+ MA residents:
Full Afternoon Tea with a single-serve bottle of sparkling prosecco or blanc de bleu (blue colored sparkling chardonnay), add $8.
Tea: we'll provide tea for you to brew at home. Pls choose from this list: https://bit.ly/Tea_Menu
(each afternoon tea order includes with one type of tea. Can't decide? order more than one! (additional serving = $1.30 ea)
We are over-the-moon excited to now offer a "lite" version of our traditional afternoon tea, packaged in an adorably cute, pink gable box. With a cut-out handle, it's perfectly packaged for a trip to the park or beach, or even your back yard!
$22pp (with or without beverage), plus meals tax (and alcohol tax, if applicable).
Picnic Tea includes all of the following: two sammies (one cucumber (of course!) and one of our famous apricot chicken salad); heart-shaped scone (flavor of the month); single serve jars of jam and English clotted cream; two mini desserts (we choose); a pretty paper napkin; a pink, heart-shaped shovel-spoon with which to generously spread your jam and cream; a fancy foil paper straw to sip the adult beverage of your choice, from the following list:
Red Berries Sangria
Don't want alcohol? No problem. You can substitute the adult beverage for sparkling rose-lemonade (glass bottle), sparkling cucumber water (can) (not sweetened); Teavana Peach Green Iced Tea with Lemongrass and Mint (can) (lightly sweetened) or poland springs water (bottle).
a la carte
beverages - alcohol
Available to 21+ MA residents along with an order containing food. Choose from the following single-serve bottles:
prosecco = $8
blanc de bleu, our blue colored sparkling chardonnay! = $8
blanc de rosé a blend of sparkling chardonnay and pinot noir wines = $8
Raspberry Lime Spiked Polar Seltzer Water = $5
Pink Moscato = $5
Coconut Moscato = $5
Peach Moscato = $5
Classic Sangria = $5
Red Berries Sangria = $5
Tropical Sangria = $5
beverages - non alcohol
Harney Organic Peach Black Iced Tea (this is only very lightly sweetened. If you enjoy the taste of a true iced tea without much sugar, this is for you) (16 oz glass bottle) = $5
Teavana Peach Green Iced Tea with Lemongrass and Mint (sweetened) (12 oz can) = $4
sparkling cucumber water (12 oz can) - not sweetened = $2
packet (1.25oz) = $2
tin (5.5oz) = $8
Fentiman's Rose Lemonade (sparkling) (9.3 oz glass bottle) = $5
photo: Elisabeth Guenette
macarons (not to be confused with macaroons)
almond = $1.60
green tea = $2
two fillings inside each one! $2.25 ea:
cinnamon green apple (contains malt extract)
hazelnut caramel (contains malt extract)
lemon raspberry - out of stock
pistachio chocolate (contains malt extract)
tiramisu coffee (contains malt extract)
vanilla cherry - out of stock
Traditional French macarons 1.50 ea:
Peanut Butter & Jelly
these specialty macarons are beautiful to the eye and a treat for your taste buds!
miniature macaron trios
these little cuties are approx 1" across, and are packed with flavor! sold in three's (choose three flavors) = $3.50
mini filled french muffins
Each of these little french cuties come in an adorable tulip liner and have a generous filling inside! they taste amazing!
apple mini muffin filled w apple, topped w crumble = 1.25
chocolate mini muffin filled w hazelnut, topped w chocolate chunks = 1.25
lemon mini muffin filled w lemon, topped with chunky sugar crystals = $1.25
one square = one cup of coffee. Have a coffee anywhere, anytime. In bed, the shower, traffic, anywhere! = $3
spreads and jams
Clotted Cream / Devon Cream
clotted cream mini jar = $2.5 ea
clotted cream/Devon Cream large jar = $10. ea
Lemon Curd (spread)
lemon curd mini jar = $1.65 ea
strawberry jam mini jar = 1.50
gourmet french jam 9.5 oz jars = $10 ea:
love jam (passion fruit, strawberries, and roses)
peach orange blossom
raspberry violet jam
rose petal preserves
gourmet french jam 3.5 oz = $7.50 ea
traditional plain = 1.50
lemon poppy = 1.50
flavor of the month = 1.50
Hand Decorated Sugar Cubes:
Floral = $14
Rosebuds = $14
French Paper-Wrapped Sugar Cubes
package of twenty = $4 - out of stock
honey mini jar = 1.50
Tea Bread Loaf = $6.50
we have lots of stock of retail tins of tea. If you're looking for a something in particular, let us know!
serving of any tea from our tea menu = $1.30
Loose Tea Sample = $3.50 (approx 1 oz packet)
Tea Pops from England. Tea on a stick that dissolves in cold or hot water! Ask what current flavors we have.
one pop in a pillow box = $2
tin of 6 pops = $9