Afternoon Tea

The Idle Rocks Restaurant is the perfect setting for a truly Cornish Afternoon Tea.

Served in the Restaurant or outside on the seaview terrace, it includes a selection of finger sandwiches and sweet treats, served with loose leaf Cornish Tregothnan tea, grown only 12 miles from the hotel.

All our afternoon teas are served with Cornish Tregothnan Tea.




Cucumber and cream cheese; ham and mustard; smoked salmon and creme fraîche


cottage cheese, tomato and basil vol-au-vent,  vintage cheddar cheese scone with cream cheese and onion chutney


Scone, strawberry jam and clotted cream; carrot cake; macaroon; raspberry shortbread and kladdkaka


Cornish Afternoon Tea £25
Sparkling Afternoon Tea £35
Cocktail Afternoon Tea £37

Pre booking advised, please call 01326 270270


All our afternoon teas are served with tea grown right here in Cornwall. Tregothnan offers a range of unique teas from the United Kingdom’s first tea garden based on the estate near Truro.


English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Green Tea, Peppermint, Chamomile, Manuka, Darjeeling, Lemon Verbena, Peppermint, Red Berry



All prices include VAT. Service charge not included.
For special dietary requirements or allergy information, please speak to one of our team.

* This is a sample menu, please be aware that the menu may be subject to change.

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