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The Grand Afternoon Tea

Station Rise | The Grand, York YO1 6GD, England
+44 1904 380038
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Station Rise | The Grand, York YO1 6GD, England
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

Afternoon tea for me and my fiancée in the summer was absolutely wonderful. The service was great and the meal was fairly priced. The atmosphere was classy yet relaxed enough that we didnt feel too out of place.More

Thank Kim S
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear Kim S, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your...More

Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

We had the G&T afternoon tea and it was beautiful and well priced for all that you got even got to have a leftover goody bag way better then Betty's which I think is over priced and not as fresh! Beautiful selection of savoury and...More

Thank Ellerico
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear Ellerico, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed August 29, 2016

We had a wonderful afternoon celebrating mums birthday! We were met at the door and as mum is disabled they let us park outside. She was then walked in on the arm of a wonderful doorman who took us to the restaurant. We had an...More

1  Thank Clare F
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear Clare F, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your...More

Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited with family included two elderly people with walking aids to have afternoon tea, a diamond wedding gift for them. Was not impressed from arriving.... Dropped off at the front of the hotel by my husband, doorman came over , opened the doors and asked...More

2  Thank S2008YKalisong
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear S2008YKalisong, Thank you for your comments on Trip Advisor. I was disappointed to hear your feedback and would like to receive further information. If possible please email our Restaurant Manager – laura.titchmarsh@thegrandyork.co.uk and hopefully we can restore your faith in us here at The...More

Reviewed August 25, 2016

We wanted to treat friends and 6 of us went for afternoon tea. We were looking forward to it, but were disappointed. Our friends did not complain much as we were paying, but they did make comments of a less than complimentary nature as the...More

1  Thank TommoNorfolk
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear TommoNorfolk, Thank you for your comments on Trip Advisor. I was disappointed to hear your feedback and we will definitely take a further look at some of the points you have made. I trust that this issue has now been dealt with by our...More

Reviewed August 17, 2016

2nd attempt - the first time, the 5 stars I gave became 4 when published :( Whilst in York for a birthday weekend, we picked the Grand Hotel for our afternoon tea. It's a beautiful old building, just a stone's throw from the station, and...More

Thank GillB
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear GillB, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is my second afternoon tea at The Grand as I travel up from London to meet friends in York for a day. The hotel is lovely and the staff are all very friendly. My friend had a Hendricks afternoon tea which looked lovely with...More

Thank maureen1_12
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Dear maureen1_12, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

As this was the first time I had visited York I wanted to have afternoon tea in a top rated place and I certainly wasn't disappointed, especially as we booked Hendricks afternoon tea. The service was excellent and the waiter serving on the day was...More

Thank AlexandraSimpson1989
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2016

Dear AlexandraSimpson1989, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

My sister and I visited The Grand today as a nice start to the summer holidays and we enjoyed one of the best afternoon teas I have ever had (and I have tried quite a few over the years!) The food was delicious, the service...More

Thank rachelrobbo2016
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2016

Dear rachelrobbo2016, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our Grand Afternoon Tea. It’s wonderful to hear that the team were able to look after you so well on your recent visit and that you thoroughly enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We decided to treat ourselves to afternoon tea at The Grand on a Saturday in June. On arrival the hotel was lovely and the room which we were shown through to was perfect for afternoon tea- however we were disappointed. As we sat down and...More

Thank Mrssarahcaswell
laura t, Manager at The Grand Afternoon Tea, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2016

Dear Mrssarahcaswell, Thank you for your comments on Trip Advisor. I was disappointed to hear your feedback and would like to receive further information. If possible please email our Restaurant Manager – michele.damiano@thegrandyork.co.uk and hopefully we can restore your faith in us here at The...More

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EileenAnnMurphy
November 15, 2016|
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Response from laura t | Property representative |
Good afternoon EileenAnnMurphy, yes I can confirm we do serve our Afternoon Tea on tiered stands, it is only on rare occasions that we would use plates. thank you, Savannah Hardwick Restaurant Host
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lambretta70
September 3, 2016|
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Response from laura t | Property representative |
Hello lambretta70, Thank you for your query. I can confirm that we do allow tables to have different types of the afternoon tea; so you would be more than welcome to have the Hendricks option whilst the other member of your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Rise | The Grand, York YO1 6GD, England (Formerly Cedar Court Grand - Afternoon Tea)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 380038
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