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Discover one of the prettiest venues for afternoon tea in Newcastle

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Special occasion coming up? How about treating yourself to a luxurious afternoon tea at Leila Lily’s on historic Grey Street?

Nestled away from the hustle and bustle of Newcastle city centre, this award-winning Rosette bar and restaurant has unveiled its new afternoon tea menu taste of summer that we’ve all been eagerly waiting for.

From the moment you step through Leila Lily’s grand double-doored entrance, you’ll find yourself transported into a floral wonderland of wilderness-inspired décor.

Garlands of greenery elegantly encircle chandeliers above the bar, while tabletops adorned with beautiful flowers create a magical ambience. It’s not just a dining experience; it’s a journey into a visual feast complete with dishes that just look too good to eat.

Leila Lily’s takes pride in offering more than just exceptional food; it’s about crafting a complete dining experience. Their new afternoon tea menu boasts a vibrant fusion of seasonal ingredients and culinary creations that capture the vibrant and fruity flavours of summer.

Here’s everything you need to know…

A LUXURY AFTERNOON TEA IN NEWCASTLE

For just £24.95 per person, you’ll be treated to a pot of tea and an array of delectable offerings that showcase a range of tastes and textures.

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FOR THE SAVORY LOVERS

Mini salt beef bagels: rock salt bagel with succulent beef rump and zesty horseradish. (Molly’s fave)

Smoked salmon wrap: tangy tortilla wrap filled with premium smoked salmon and refreshing lemon crème fraîche. (Laura’s fave)

Cheese & onion brioche: savoury cheese, red onion and creamy mayonnaise on fluffy brioche (V)

Hand-made sausage roll: butcher’s pork sausage with black pudding and apricot, wrapped in flaky puff pastry. (Rachael’s fave)

Fish cake: market catch of the day encased in crispy panko crumb, served with avocado and caper purée.

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FOR THE SWEET TOOTHS

Scones: fresh hand-made fruit scones with Cornish clotted cream and fruit jam (GF)

Salted caramel cheesecake: indulgent Biscoff crumb base, creamy salted caramel cheesecake, topped with caramel ganache (V) (Beth’s fave)

Macarons: decadent dark chocolate ganache-filled macarons with a burst of fruit gel (N) (V) (Rosie’s fave)

Mango mousse: delicate mango purée, vanilla whipped set cream and a buttery shortbread biscuit (V) (GF)

Choux bun: fluffy choux filled with vanilla crème pâtissière, chocolate mousse and a hint of raspberry gel (V)

VIEW LEILA LILY’S AFTERNOON TEA MENU

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VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN DELIGHTS

Leila Lily’s ensures that everyone at the table can enjoy their delicious dishes with their vegan and veggie afternoon tea options. These offerings are a testament to the talented chefs’ creativity and dedication to catering to diverse tastes. Plus, there are also gluten-free options available – just ask the friendly Leila Lily’s staff for recommendations in advance.

TAKEAWAY AFTERNOON TEA

Cost: £24.95

Now, you can enjoy our afternoon tea as a takeaway option, just in time for the warmer weather.

Picture yourself enjoying afternoon teas in the garden for a birthday celebration, elevating your picnic experience at Tynemouth Longsands, or surprising your loved one with an indulgent treat.

We recently took advantage of a sunny day and headed to Jesmond Dene for a wholesome picnic to try out Leila Lily’s afternoon tea for ourselves.

HLN TOP TIP: Orders can be made here.

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Leila Lily’s, 2-12 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6AE

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Rachael Nichol
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After gaining a first in her BA Media and Journalism degree at Northumbria University, Rachael worked at Newcastle’s leading regional newspaper with her stories being picked up in national and global newspapers She spent two very successful years giving a voice to those communities across the North East who otherwise…

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