Afternoon Tea


Afternoon tea is becoming increasingly popular however Serendipity was the first to offer this in Sunderland and still remains the gold standard in service and food.

Serendipity is a perfect place to relax and indulge yourself.

Afternoon tea starts from £15.00 per person, we also offer champagne and sparkling afternoon tea and cocktail afternoon tea , all of our cakes and scones are homemade by us and we use only high quality ingredients to ensure the best for you.

A deposit of £5.00pp is required to confirm booking.

afternoon tea will be served on vintage china which has lovingly been collected by us.

Gift vouchers are also available, afternoon tea is a lovely gift to give someone special maybe for mother's day, valentine's day or Christmas.

Serendipity can be hired privately for functions, we currently run afternoon tea parties with activities which are ideal for girly get togethers such as hen parties, bridal showers etc - see out vintage party section for more details.

Afternoon tea consists of:

  • A selection of dainty tasty sandwiches - a range of fillings available, tuna, ham, cheese, egg, chicken
  • Freshly baked savoury scones 
  • Freshly baked sweet scones served with jam and Chantilly cream
  • A range of homemade cakes
  • Tea or coffee
  • All served on fine bone china
  • Orange squash will be available as a hot drink substitute. All other drinks will be available but charged at current menu price


ADVANCE BOOKINGS ONLY - 24 HOURS AT LEAST (everything is baked to order)

We require a £5.00pp deposit for Afternoon Tea bookings as everything is baked fresh to order

Classic Afternoon Tea - £15.00pp

Cocktail Afternoon Tea - £20.00pp (choose one cocktail from our menu)

Sparkling Afternoon Tea - £20.00pp 

Champagne Afternoon Tea - £25.00pp 

Gift Vouchers available - Terms and Conditions apply



Afternoon Tea Weddings

Would you like an afternoon tea style wedding? look no further, we can provide the afternoon tea, plus everything you need to go with it, the china, tablecloths even the bunting and tea cosies,we will also set this up for you -  please call to discuss 01915100054


We can bring Afternoon Tea to you

If you can't get to Serendipity, we can bring Afternoon Tea to you! plus all of the cake stands, china, teapots and accessories for as little as 2 people, If you have a special event coming up, Afternoon Tea may be a unique and tasty option - let us do all of the work, make it, deliver it, set it up for you, take it away and even wash the dishes!