The Best High Tea Promotions in KL

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my_linkpic_v2_020317Do you dream of whiling away the afternoon indulging in scrumptious desserts and perfectly brewed cuppas? Look no further.

The traditional afternoon tea of English scones and cream has taken a life of its own and evolved into hi-tea spectacles. From international buffets to gourmet sushi trays and even tiered stands of local fusion delights, there’s a place for everyone.

Here’s a sample of what KL has to offer hi-tea aficionados.

Under RM100

high teaPastryville, 1 Mont Kiara

Check out this affordable option when it comes to afternoon tea sets. Try out the tiered stand of freshly baked pastries, cakes and breads. The scrumptious delights come with a pot of tea or coffee. This is definitely the place to go if you’re on a budget but don’t want to miss out on afternoon scones.

Price: RM45++ per set

Address: First Floor, 1 Mont Kiara, 1 Jalan Kiara 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 – 6206 4060

Opening Hours:  3:00pm – 6:00pm daily

Tim’s Afternoon Tea, Tim’ s Teapot Terrace, Melawati

Indulge in an array of delicious tea time food and desserts, including assorted tea sandwiches, scones with cream and jam, afternoon tea cakes and dainty tartlets, and of course, tea! The ambience is incredibly charming with the whole shop lot divided into many smaller sections such as The Library, which is tucked in a corner with quieter seating and bookshelf wallpaper. However, this tea set is only available on Saturdays.

Price: RM49.90 for 2 pax

Address: 9128, Lorong Perak, Taman Melawati 53100 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03-41012523, 012-2348850. Call to make reservations.

Opening Hours: 11am – 10pm, Tuesday to Sunday

Pastry Delights, Hartamas Shopping Centre 

If you are looking for hi-tea anytime of the day look no further. This cozy café offers up a scrumptious set of cakes and pastries to satiate your cravings. Each set comes with a fresh pot of tea.

Price: RM51.90 for the Hi-Tea Set.

Address: F-09A, First Floor, Hartamas Shopping Centre, Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:  All day

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Latitude 03, Le Meridien Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Indulge in their three-tiered stand that offers a blend of traditional and Asian tidbits such as scones with fresh cream, dumplings, chocolate pudding and almond tarts. Wash it down with your own selection of Harney & Sons tea. A great deal if you’re looking for a hotel ambience and value for money.

Price: RM52 nett per set.

Address: Le Meridien Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 2 Jalan Stesen Sentral, 50470, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2263  7888

Opening Hours: 2:00pm – 6:00pm weekend

2OX French Bistro, The Row

Situated on the hip and stylish Row, this casually chic French bistro offers a tantalising Afternoon Tea Set for RM60++. The set comes with Focaccia with Trio of Spreads, and Chicken Club Sandwich, while scones, lemon madeleines and pain au chocolat feature in the sweet tier. You can choose either black coffee or tea to accompany the tidbits.

Price: RM60++ per set

Address: On the Row, 56G Jalan Doraisamy, 50300 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 2692 2233

Opening Hours:  2:30pm – 5:30pm on the weekend

TWG Tea, Pavilion KL

Take a break from shopping in the heart of Bukit Bintang with a spot of afternoon tea at TWG Tea in Pavilion. Sample the Singaporean luxury tea brand’s recent addition, the Imperial High Tea Set. Mini bites up for grabs include tuna loin, lamb tagine and tea infused macarons. Each set comes with a pot of TWG tea.

Price: RM79 for the Imperial High Tea Set.

Address: Level 2, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, 168 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 2142 9922

Opening hours:  2:00pm – 6:00pm daily

Halia, Sime Darby Convention Centre

Savour the delicious East meets West hi-tea buffet spread at Halia. Not only can you test out their burgers, shawarma and pizzas but you can also go to town on their local offerings of ais kacang and pisang goreng. Bring your whole family as children under 5 dine for free.

Price: RM79 per person

Address: Sime Darby Convention Centre, 1A Jalan Bukit Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 2089 3799

Opening Hours: 12:00pm – 4:00pm on weekends only

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The Lounge on the Park, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Take a break from shopping at KLCC at the Lounge on the Park. Feast on the Mandarin Oriental’s signature English Afternoon Tea Stand of finger sandwiches, scones and clotted cream and mini cakes.

Price: RM78++ per set.

Address: Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2179 8883

Opening Hours: 2:00pm – 6:00pm daily

Kontiki Restaurant, The Federal Kuala Lumpur

Experience an open kitchen concept hi-tea buffet at Kontiki Restaurant on the weekend. It is well known for offering up a diverse spread of local and international cuisine. The dishes range from the cold platters, salads, sushi, pasta, fried rice and local fruits and an assortment of cake.

Price: RM78 nett per adult. RM28 nett per child under 12. 50% off for seniors above 55.

Address: The Federal Kuala Lumpur, Mezzanine Floor, 35 Jalan Bukit Bintang,  55100 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2148  9166

Opening Hours: 12:30pm – 4:00pm weekend

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Mini-Mini Café, Mid Valley Megamall

Check out this quirky café decorated playfully with figurines that offers both Western and Asian dishes. You must try the Mini Mini Café Picnic Hi-Tea Set which serves cute, miniature version of their food. The set offers a wide array of savoury treats like chicken burgers, pizzas, French fries and sushi, all in cute bite sized forms. Desserts, like macarons and panna cotta and are also part of the set which is served on an actual mini picnic table. How unique!

Price: RM79.90 for 2 people.

Address: T-005C Mid Valley Megamall, 3rd Floor South Court, Lingkaran Syed Putra, 59200 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 2201 0636

Opening Hours: 10:30am – 10:00pm daily

Tea for two at Three, Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur

Indulge in a revamped Afternoon Tea at the Lobby Lounge amidst a luxurious and elegant setting. New additions to the tiered stand set include Chinese Baked Egg Tart and Petite Beef and Chicken Burgers. Choose from over 40 luxury tea blends from Ronnefeldt. Don’t forget to try the exclusive Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur blend which is made from the royal Oolong Tie Guan yin tea.

Price: RM80 nett for 2 people.

Address: The Lobby Lounge, The Ritz Carlton, 168 Jalan Imbi, 55100, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2142 8000

Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 6:00pm daily

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Pavilions Lounge, Sheraton Imperial Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Pamper yourselves with the Classic Afternoon Tea Experience at the Sheraton Imperial, accompanied by live music. The tea stand features three layers of treats. Freshly baked scones with clotted cream, salmon sandwiches and lemon curd tartlets are a few standouts.

Price: RM84 nett per adult, RM 42 nett for children aged 9-12.

Address: Sheraton Imperial Hotel, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2717  9027

Opening Hours: 2:00pm – 5:00pm daily

Tonka Bean Cafe, Impiana KLCC Hotel

Looking for a family friendly hi-tea treat? Visit the Tonka Bean Café for an awesome spread of eastern and western delights. There is even a kid’s corner offering fish fingers, mini burgers, popcorn and candy floss. For the adults, take a bite out of their diverse dishes of sashimi, gado gado, satay, briyani and lasagna. Don’t forget to dig into dessert, featuring ice cream from Baskin Robbins!

Price: RM85 nett per person, free for children under 5 years of age.

Address: Impiana KLCC Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 13 Jalan Pinang, 50450, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2147  1111

Opening Hours: 12:30pm – 4:00pm on weekends only

OneSixFive (IVIV), InterContinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Treat yourselves to either a Malaysian ‘Selera’ Afternoon Tea or Royal Afternoon Tea set. In the local version, you can find durian éclair, kuih lapis lamington and beef rendang burger.  The traditional version features scones with Devonshire clotted cream, lemon meringue tart, and lobster bagel. Each set comes with a a pot of tea.

Price: RM87.50 nett per set

Address: InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, 165 Jalan Ampang, 50450, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2782  6168

Opening Hours: 2:00pm – 5:00pm daily

Ben’s, Publika

Savour the afternoon tea experience in a modern setting at Ben’s. Try the Malaysian Tea Set, Tea for Two available at Ben’s restaurants dotted around KL. The set includes finger sandwiches, curry puffs, rojak and cakes. You can also select your own tea from T2.

Price: RM88 per set

Address: Ben’s, Level G2, Jalan Dutamas, Solaris Dutamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 6205 2768

Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 6:00pm daily.

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Zende Restaurant, Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur  

Experience a casual hi-tea weekend buffet with friendly service at Seri Pacific Hotel near PWTC. The chicken enchiladas, DIY rojak and delectable bite sized desserts are all must tries.

Price: RM90 nett per adult

Address: Level 3, Seri Pacific Hotel, Jalan Putra, 50350 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 4049 4351

Opening Hours: 12:30pm – 4:00pm on weekends

Botanica+Co, Bangsar South

A recent addition to the KL dining scene, this green and airy restaurant offers wholesome, comfort food. They have a special teatime menu from 4pm. Favourites include starting platters of truffle fries, crayfish laksa and a wide array of yummy desserts.

Price: Starts from RM20 a dish.

Address: Ground Floor, Verticals Podium, Bangsar South City, 8 Jalan Kerinchi, 59200 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 0169656422

Opening Hours: 4:00pm – 6:00pm for teatime menu

Over RM100

Nobu, Petronas Tower 3 KLCC

Admire the majestic view of KL from the 56th floor while you indulge in Nobu’s Sky High Tea. The Japanese take on afternoon tea includes trays of gourmet bites: seafood gyoza, sashimi and mochi. A break from the traditional view of afternoon tea, but if you’re a fan of Japanese food, we don’t see why not!

Price: RM93++ per person inclusive of complimentary green tea.

Address: Level 56, Menara 3 Petronas,  Persiaran KLCC, 50088, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 2164 5084

Opening hours:  2:30pm – 5:00pm weekends only

The Orchid Conservatory, Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Craving for a unique dining experience? Why don’t you give the Afternoon Tea at the famed Orchid Conservatory a try? Enjoy your 3-tiered tea stand surrounded by beautiful, lush orchids. The tea set includes buttermilk scones, lemon éclairs, and mini sandwiches to name a few delectable bites. Book in advance as the place is super popular.

Price: RM108 nett per person

Address: Majestic Hotel, 5 Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, 50000, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2785 8000

Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 6:00pm daily

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Newens Tea House, Starhill Gallery

Renowned British tea house, Newens has a rich history in afternoon tea and one of a kind treats. They are famous for their Maids of Honour tart, baked fresh daily, and made with a closely guarded recipe from the 18th century. Choose from over 60 different tea blends to go with their hi-tea for two which comes with scones, maid of honour tarts, pastries and macarons.

Price: RM120 for 2 people

Address: Starhill Gallery, Indulge Floor, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 2719 8550

Opening Hours:  2:30pm – 5:00pm daily

Thirty8, Grand Hyatt Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Experience afternoon tea on the second highest floor of the Grand Hyatt at Thirty8. Try out their ‘High on Sugar’ set to fulfil your dessert cravings. It features madeleines, macarons, marshmallows and scones. Let your sweet tooth take a break with savoury options served to the table.

Price: RM120 nett per set on Friday. RM150 nett on Saturday and Sunday.

Address: Grand Hyatt Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 12 Jalan Pinang 50450, Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2182  1234

Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 5:00pm on weekends

BLVD House, Platinum Park

Dine in the awesome ambiance that BLVD House has to offer. Their High-Tea set includes Scones with condiments, savoury smoked duck sandwiches and oozing ovomaltine beignets.

Price: RM120++ for 2 people inclusive of free flow of coffee/tea

Address: Level 1, NAZA Tower, Platinum Park No 11, Persiaran KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 03 2630 9999

Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 5:00pm daily

Lobby Lounge, Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

The Saturday High Tea buffet offers up a lavish spread with several different stations. They range from the Caviar and Fish Roe Station to the carving station offering prime beef. On Sundays, you can try out the Coffee and Chocolate High Tea Buffet. Coffee flavoured desserts like Tiramisu are on offer while chocolate lovers will go gaga over their Chocolate Fountain with home-made marshmallows for dipping. Savoury options include the golden crab cake and black coffee braised short rib pie.

Price: Saturday High Tea Buffet is RM120 nett per person. Sunday’s Coffee and Chocolate Hi-Tea is RM95 nett per person.

Address: Shangri-La Hotel, 11, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2074 3900

Opening Hours: Saturday 12:00pm – 4:00pm, Sunday 2:30pm – 5:30pm

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TEMPTations, Renaissance KL Hotel

TEMPTations has renamed its weekend hi-tea buffet to the  ‘Long Lunch’. Menus are rotated over the weekend but diners can expect Chinese, Malay, Indian, Japanese and Western cuisines. For dessert, an array of Malay kuih, scones, crumble, mousse and ice cream are on offer.

Price: RM138 nett per person.

Address: Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel, Corner of Jalan Sultan Ismail and Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2263  7888

Opening Hours: 12:30pm – 4:30pm weekend

The Drawing Room, St. Regis Kuala Lumpur

Pamper yourself with the signature St. Regis Afternoon Tea while you feast your eyes on renowned sculptor Fernando Botero’s largest horse sculpture.  The indulgent tea set comes with delicious, buttery scones, gourmet finger sandwiches, elegant desserts and refillable TWG tea.

Price: RM140 nett per person.

Address: St. Regis Hotel, Lobby Level, Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  03 – 2727 1111

Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 5:00pm daily

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Written by Fairuz
Fairuz is a Guest Writer at CompareHero.my. She is a mum of three who has a strong interest in personal finance tips catered for the family. She loves hunting down bargains and strives for a clutter free life.