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The Rose Lounge

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#2,411 of 19,182 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$31 - $44
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British, International
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Drinks, Dinner
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

A delightful afternoon tea set in a quiet and tranquil location with a pretty pink decor. Ideal for a girly afternoon with friends. Service was excellent with staff both helpful and attentive. Food was well presented with variety and the offer of extras of your...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RABanton
N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2019

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your words of praise. We look forward to welcoming you together with your parties. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James

Reviewed January 12, 2019

Come here for a beautiful experience. The room with its charming decor and comfortable sofas, lovely harp music In the background, make it the ideal setting to enjoy that most exquisite of repasts - afternoon tea. A warm welcome by delightful Hamdi immediately puts you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2019

Dear guest, I thank you for taking the time to tell us about your beautiful Afternoon Tea experiences. I am really pleased to hear that the whole family loved it. We look forward to welcoming you all back. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel...More

Reviewed January 5, 2019

We booked a table here at the last minute for New Years Eve. The room is quirky and nicely laid out. The food was OK (the lemon curd in particular was very tasty), but some of the sandwiches were a bit bland. The main issue...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LauraM534
N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2019

Dear guests, I thank you for your feedback. I am very sorry to hear that your waiter was forgetful. Please rest assured that this does not reflect our normal standards of services. I will have this point reinforced with the teams. We look forward to...More

Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

I was amazed by the whole experience. We went on a cold afternoon and had our tea in the elegant and cozy Rose Room. Very relaxed and personal service. The sandwiches excellent as not all made with bread. Interesting fillings with a real variety of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2019

Dear guest, I thank you for this very positive feedback. I am really glad to read that you have enjoyed our varied offer. We look forward to welcoming you back. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James

Reviewed November 2, 2018

I chose the Rose Lounge for a special afternoon tea birthday outing for my youngest daughter (12) who wanted to go somewhere, in her own words, "grown up and elegant". My husband and I have eaten at The Balcon and I hoped that the Rose...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Dear Madam, I am really glad to read that the celebration of your 12 years old's daughter was a success here at The Rose Lounge. I am happy to hear that the whole family has very much enjoyed the food, the atmosphere and the attentive,...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018

Absolutely beautiful hotel, the ambience of the Rose Lounge is just the right place to have afternoon tea, subtle lighting, comfy sofas or tables and chairs to sit and enjoy your afternoon tea, a superb harpist playing. Service was phenomenal, we were very well looked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Dear guests, I thank you for taking the time to tell us about your amazing Afternoon Tea experience. Thank you for your compliments regarding our home-made sandwiches, parties, and cakes. We look forward to welcoming you back with our undivided attention in our restaurant and...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

I paid my second visit to the Rose Lounge for tea, for my mums birthday. I have to say it was just as fabulous as our first visit. Delicious food, great service and just a brilliant experience. We felt so looked after and I cannot...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Dear madam, Again HAPPY BIRTHDAY to your mother. Thank you for such lovely feedback. We look forward to welcoming you both at many other occasions. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James

Reviewed June 26, 2018

We had champagne afternoon tea in The Rose Lounge and consider it excellent. The selection of sandwiches, scones and sweet pastries was very good, as well as was the atmosphere and live harpist. Only the service could have been a bit better, as it was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Dear guest, I thank you for telling us about your Afternoon Tea experience. We look forward to welcoming you back. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James

Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

The place is so beautiful cosi and the atmosphere very relaxing. Great food and sweets. Not to say about the customer service...5 stars. Was my birthday and they made me a beautiful surprise! Definitely recommended!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ciotira
N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Dear guest, Again HAPPY BIRTHDAY! I am glad to read that you have had an amazing time at The Rose Lounge. We look forward to welcoming you back. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James

Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

What can I say apart from a massive thank you again for a beautiful afternoon. Would like to thank Kostas, you have been a massive help again making sure we had a wonderful day all sorted and most of all we had such a lovely...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank catherineldx
N_Pesty, General Manager at The Rose Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Dear madam, Thank you so much for this wonderful feedback. I am glad your auntie's birthday was a success thanks to our undivided attention. We look forward to welcoming you back on many other occasions. A bientot. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James

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I think the last booking is 1800. Suggest you check their website.
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Dear madam, We do indeed have a Pre-Theatre Menu served in our restaurant The Balcon and also in our St James's Bar if you wish so. We look forward to welcoming you. Best regards. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London... More
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