Brasserie Afternoon Tea

Brasserie Afternoon Tea

Our brasserie afternoon tea is served  in a relaxed, informal setting, overlooking one of our famous cork oak trees, this really is a modern take on the traditional, refined afternoon tea experience.

You will be greeted at the restaurant and taken to your table, where delicious sandwiches,  freshly baked scones and beautifully presented cakes and pastries will be served.

Tea and coffee will be served and replenished as required.


Afternoon tea will be served Monday-Sunday, from 12-4 pm

*Please note from Monday 1st November until Wednesday 5th January, afternoon tea will only be running Thursday to Sunday. 


£19.50 per person

Children’s afternoon tea £9.95 per child 

Prosecco afternoon tea –  £27.00 per person 
Champagne Afternoon tea  –  £33.50 per person
Rose Champagne afternoon tea – £34.50 per person


View our menu here 


To book

Book online here 

01206 863666

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find us, however you travel
By car:

When using a SATNAV please enter the location WIVENHOE, Colchester (do not use a postcode as this will direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park).

Take the exit marked Colchester (A133)
Follow the A133 towards Clacton
Please follow signs for WIVENHOE
You will see a black sign on your right which says, ‘Wivenhoe House & The Brasserie’, turn right here into PARK ROAD
The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex, but PARK ROAD leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see our beautiful house from the road on your right
CONTINUE to follow the signs for WIVENHOE HOUSE and it will lead you to us.

If you would like any help with directions, please do call us on 01206 863666 and a member of our team will be able to assist you.

By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.

By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.