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Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi

Janpath Lane | Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001, India
+91 11 2334 1234
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (25 reviews)
“petit fours” (2 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Janpath Lane | Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

The venue is the stand out for this high tea and its staff who were very attentive from beginning till end. The assorted savouries and sweets were ok and probably the scone was the standout plus we did order champagne 🥂 on top of the...More

Thank Dezey01
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing The Atrium! We value your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager

Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

High tea in the atrium was a wonderful experience, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The sandwiches and cake were delicious. They have an extensive selection of teas to choose from. Yes it is expensive for what you get, but as a treat it's worth it.More

Thank Gondolier
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed July 29, 2017

Two of us went for a cup of tea to the Imperial hotel in Delhi (The Atrium). We arrived one hour before high tea. We considered the idea of coming later for the whole experience, but we ended up having only tea (400 rupees per...More

Thank 284julita
VWanchoo, Sr. EVP & GM at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Dear Guest, We have noted your feedback and assure you of fine quality of product and service. I regret that you didn't enjoy your recent experience and hope that you will give us another opportunity to change your perception. Warmest regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. EVP...More

Reviewed June 19, 2017

I wasn't staying at this hotel but I love to do colonial afternoon tea in old hotels. The imperial isn't much to look at on the outside but in the inside it's very tastefully done. There is a Channel store in the lobby so this...More

2  Thank Tina H
VWanchoo, Sr. EVP & GM at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings of the day! I have noted your feedback with extreme disappointment and completely empathize with you. We believe in offering a wonderful experience to all our guests and this time we fell short of our goal. I request you to treat this...More

Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Lovely hotel - worth splashing out on a room with superb breakfast. Just be very aware that the drink and food is very expensive. £11 for a CAN of Kingfisher beer. £11 for a vodka tonic. We tried 2 of the restaurants for dinner. Very...More

Thank Jenny1000000
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP & GM at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind comments about the Imperial. I have noted your disappointment with the prices and would like to assure you that our prices are in line with other luxury hotels, and the taxes are also standard for all hotels. I...More

Reviewed April 24, 2017

Just go, even if you're not a guest at The Imperial. The pastries are fantastic, there is this glorious colonial throwback feel to the experience and the service is faultless. It is one of the must do things while in Delhi and the cares of...More

Thank Apollo1961
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager

Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings wonderful food. The staff were great. They have a buffet style tea on the weekends which was fun and the traditional style during the week both were greatMore

Thank Carolyn H
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed April 6, 2017

As previously suggested, beautiful hotel worth visiting. High tea however, was disappointing, especially for the price charged. Food mediocre and uninspiring.More

Thank SAB2222
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We regret the inconvenience caused during your recent experience at The Atrium. We will look into the concerns highlighted and take immediate corrective action. I request you to view this experience in isolation and not let it mar...More

Reviewed April 6, 2017

Spent your time for a afternoon break in the imperial, enjoy your tea with english sandwiches like in the pastMore

Thank Vosgienne
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to learn about your wonderful experience at the Atrium! Thank you for taking time out to share your appreciation. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. &...More

Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Arranged and suggested by our Travel agent- we looked forward to it so Much..! In our 17 days around India I can honestly say this was our one and only disappointment!! The location , interior , atrium etc were truly fabulous but the service was...More

Thank Michael G
VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice Pres. & General Manager at Afternoon tea at the Imperial Hotel Delhi, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We regret the inconvenience caused during your recent experience at The Atrium. We will look into the concerns highlighted and take immediate corrective action. I request you to view this experience in isolation and not let it mar...More

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Our records for charges at the Imperial showed the afternoon high tea there was about 1640 Rupees (INR) per person or about $25 each and we felt it was well worth the price. They had a large array of items to eat as well as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Janpath Lane | Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 2334 1234
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