Restaurants are taking it to the next level of providing an ultimate tai tai experience to those who fancy an afternoon of indulgence with unique high tea themes. While high tea buffets provide the luxury to eat to your heart’s content, afternoon tea sets does have its own alluring charm.

Here are six best unique high tea sets in Singapore for you to indulge over the next weekend.

1. Ginger.Lily | Hilton

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Immerse in the story of The Orchard Trail Experience with its curated four-part journey through savoury, sweet, thirst and take-me-home at this newly opened botanical-inspired bar at Hilton. Instead of the classic 3-tier display, this larger-than-life pastel pink book opens up to a shelves of savoury and sweet delicacies waiting to be devoured.

The Salt Crusted Pork Bun and Mini Lobster Rolls are savoury crowd pleasers. Meanwhile, sweet bites include the Valrhona 46% Amatika Chocolate Cake and Almond Fig Tart. Choose from ten nostalgic-inspired tea choices by Gifel Tea with hints of florals and light spices, including a specially curated Ginger.Lily house blend for a unique experience.

Price: $58 per person, free flow coffee & tea (minimum 2 persons)
Top up $20 per person for a glass of Champagne
Available daily from 2pm-5pm

Address: 333 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238867


2. Anti:dote | Fairmont

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Enjoy a elegantly chic afternoon tea experience at stylish cocktail bar – Anti:dote, located in Fairmont.
The high tea components are encapsulated in an iconic white chest drawer where you have to pull the handle to reveal the aesthetically pleasing delicacies.

Tantalize your taste buds with Tobiko Sweet and Spicy Crayfish, Baked Quiche with Porcini Mushroom and Black Truffle, followed by an exotic Coconut Lime Custard Sable, Banana Cremeux Millefeuille Tart and more.

Don’t forget to complement your exquisite meal with Amuse Bouche and free-flow Fitz Brut Sparkling/Rose.

$75 per person (with both Amuse Bouche)
$70 per person (with choice of one Amuse Bouche)
$58 per person
12pm to 2pm; 3pm to 5pm (daily)

Address: Level 1, 80 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189560


3. Skai | Swissôtel The Stamford

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Admire the panoramic views of the Singapore skyline from the 70th storey while indulging in Japanese-inspired high tea set. Topped with curated sweet and savoury highlights, the menu is centred around accents of Asian and Japanese inspiration.

Signature delights include Pumpkin Hummus with Miso Buckwheat and Salmon Gravlax with Caramelised Onion and Roe. End the meal on a sweet note with servings of Sesame Praline Genoa, Yuzu Sea Salt Almond Sable Tartlet, Skai Bon Bon Chocolates and more.

The high tea comes with choice of TWG or Bacha Coffee selections as well.

Skai Premium High Tea: $78 per adult; $39 per child (6-12 years old)
Skai High Tea: $68 per adult; $34 per child (6-12 years old)

Address: 2 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178882


4. Atrium | Pan Pacific

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Intricate Japanese delicacies are nestled within the modern 3 tier stand which is modelled after Atrium’s iconic collection of seating pods floating over the reflection pool, making it one-of-a-kind.

Some tempting savouries awaiting your taste buds include Charcoal Brioche Bun with Corn Kernel, Crab Meat and Japanese Mayonnaise and Salmon Quiche with Ikura, Sour Cream and Dill. Feast alongside with some delicate sweet treats such as Raspberry Lychee Rose Roulade, Matcha Azuki Monaka and Sudachi Tart.

$52 per person (includes a pot of TWG tea or Bacha coffee)
$62 per person (includes a glass of Copenhagen Sparkling Tea)
$72 per person (includes a glass of Champagne or Raspberry Sakura Cocktail)

Mon-Sun: 12-6pm

Address: 7 Raffles Blvd, Singapore 039595

5. One-Ninety Bar | Four Seasons Hotel

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Embark on an enchanting journey through a floral fantasy and feast your eyes over the delectable range of botanical-inspired gourmet.

The menu is curated by Executive Pastry Chef Audrey Yee and Nicolai Bergmann, celebrity florist and floral art director. Keeping up with the theme, the pastries are also beautifully decorated with flower petals.

Indulge in a broad range of sweet and savoury treats like Pu’er Tea Mandarin Crémeux Delights, Osmanthus-peach Puff, Red Prawn Roll with Avruga Caviar, and more. Pair them with a wide selection of tea with unique flavours such as Royal Peony and African Sunset.

$48 per person (with a choice of Pink Rose and Marigold Tea, freshly brewed LAVAZZA coffee or Gryphon tea)
$68 per person (with with a choice of craft cocktail and a choice of Pink Rose and Marigold Tea, freshly brewed LAVAZZA coffee or Gryphon tea)

Sat-Sun: 2-5pm

Address: 190 Orchard Blvd, Singapore 248646


6. Lobby lounge | Conrad Centennial

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Unwind and relax at Conrad Centennial’s Lobby Lounge while enjoying their latest afternoon tea launch – Language of Flowers.

On top of the instagrammable display, you can enjoy an unforgettable high tea experience with floral-infused luxurious bites such as Ginseng Financier, Ginseng Ganache and Chrysanthemum Jelly, Rosella Tart made of Rose Almond Cream, Rosella Jelly and Dark Chocolate Mousse, as well as Mimosa Wrap filled with Crab Meat and Ikura.

Start from $45++ per person (inclusive of a choice of Brazilian Coffee and Ronnefeldt Tea)

Address: 2 Temasek Blvd, Singapore 038982


7. The Lobby Lounge | Intercontinental

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Catered to the plant-based lovers, The Lobby Lounge at Intercontinental Singapore offers a vegan afternoon tea like no other. The delectable treats are mostly inspired by superfood ingredients found in Sigi Skin’s award-winning skincare and they are all vegan-friendly.

Enjoy guilt-free treats like Acai Blueberry Vegan Cheesecake, Banana Oatmeal Cake, Coffee Chocolate Crèmeux, Green Tea Tiramisu and Tropical Yuzu Custard. Meanwhile, savoury highlights include Pumpkin Mousse, Avocado and Mushroom with Tomato Arugala in Spinach Wrap.

Mondays to Fridays
$55++ per adult, inclusive of two beverages of fine loose-leaf tea or coffee, unlimited ice cream and scones. 
Weekends and Public Holidays
$60++ per adult, inclusive of two beverages of fine loose-leaf tea or coffee, unlimited ice cream and scones. 

Address: 80, Middle Road, Singapore 188966


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