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Afternoon Tea

Where did this most delicious of treats originate from? Well, the story told is that Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford complained of having a late afternoon "sinking feeling".  When her maid served her a pot of tea and light snack to overcome this, the tradition of English Afternoon tea was born. 

At the Plough, we have our own Welsh take on this tradition, served with Welsh favourites such as Bara Brith and Welsh Cakes!   There's also a bubbles option, with sparkling Prosecco.  We can cater for all dietary requirements, just give our Reception team a call.

Afternoon tea at The Plough Hotel and Restaurant. Served between 3.00pm and 5.30pm Monday to Saturday and 3.30pm to 5.30pm on Sundays, includes a selection of delicious homemade scones, cakes and sandwiches. 

Welsh afternoon tea

Appetizer, selection of finger sandwiches, homemade scone, clotted cream, homemade fruit compote, traditional Bara Brith, selection of homemade cakes & a pot of tea or coffee for one [C][V][VG]


Add a glass of Prosecco to your afternoon tea  for an extra £4.00

Savoury afternoon tea

Appetizer, selection of finger sandwiches, cockle & laver bread cake, pork & chorizo mini sausage roll, Scotch egg, mini prawn cocktail,

chocolate brownie, homemade scones, clotted cream, homemade fruit compote & a pot of tea or coffee for one


Children’s afternoon tea

Jam sandwich, ham sandwich, fish finger & tomato sauce sandwich, fruit kebabs with dipping sauce, chocolate brownie, chocolate caramel slice, jammy dodger biscuit & one of the following drinks;

Chocolate/strawberry milkshake, orange/blackcurrant fruit shoot, babyccino, hot chocolate, orange/apple juice or Pepsi/lemonade [C][V]


Welsh cream tea

Homemade scones with clotted cream, homemade fruit compote

& a pot of tea for one [C][V][VG]


Don't forget that our fabulous afternoon teas make a brilliant gift for any special occasion - birthdays, anniversaries and Christmas! Full details can be found on our Gift Voucher page.

Afternoon teas are also available for our baby and bridal showers

Please email or call us on 01558 823431 to book a table.

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