High teas in Brisbane: The top experiences, locations and deals

This is our round-up of indulgent high teas in Brisbane that are perfect for any occasion.

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Enjoy an afternoon tea in style with these high teas available in Brisbane. From land to sea, you're spoilt for choice when it comes to traditional and modern high tea options available on cruises and at hotels, cafes and restaurants across the city.


Our top picks: High teas you can book in Brisbane right now

Traditional High Tea with Sparkling

Traditional High Tea with Sparkling from RedBalloon

Best for: Classic high tea

    Highlights:
  • Enjoy a traditional high tea at Brisbane’s oldest cafe
  • Tuck into a spread of traditional fresh hand-made scones with clotted cream and preserve, ribbon sandwiches and an assortment of petite sweet treats
  • Pick your tea of choice from a variety of international teas
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    High teas in Brisbane: Compare experiences, locations and inclusions

    High tea experienceLocationDurationWhat does the high tea include?Where to book
    Brisbane River High Tea CruiseBrisbane River, departing from Eagle Street Pier2.5 hours
    • River cruise
    • 3-tier high tea
    • Selection of beer, wine, soft drink, tea and coffee
    • On-board entertainment
    Wotif
    Traditional High Tea with SparklingShingle Inn City Hall, Brisbane City1.5 hours
    • High tea experience at Brisbane's oldest cafe
    • Glass of Australian sparkling wine on arrival
    • 3-tier selection of treats including sandwiches and scones
    • Choice of tea or coffee
    RedBalloon
    Traditional Family High TeaShingle Inn City Hall, Brisbane City1.5 hours
    • High tea experience at Brisbane's oldest cafe
    • 3-tier selection of sweet and savoury treats for children and adults
    • Sparkling wine on arrival for adults
    • Choice of tea or coffee
    RedBalloon
    High Tea Picnic with Bottomless BubblesManly2 hours
    • High tea picnic with views overlooking Moreton Bay
    • Selection of sweet and savoury treats
    • Bottomless bubbles served by a personal waiter
    Chocolate High Tea Buffet, Stamford PlazaBrisbane City2 hours
    • Scenic views of Brisbane River
    • A selection of chocolate delicacies, finger sandwiches and home-baked scones
    • Tea and coffee
    High Tea, Hilton BrisbaneBrisbane City2 hours
    • Enjoy the Hilton's modern backdrop
    • Classic high tea with sweet and savoury items with a modern twist
    • Top up the experience with a glass of fizz or a seasonal cocktail
    Enchanting High Tea, Sofitel Brisbane CentralBrisbane City2 hours
    • Luxurious high tea setting
    • 3 tiers of sweet and savoury treats
    • Selection of teas
    Champagne High Tea, Customs HouseBrisbane City1.5 hours
    • French-inspired high tea
    • Views of Story Bridge
    • Glass of Louis Roederer Brut Premier Champagne
    • Selection of teas and espresso coffee
    • Ribbon sandwiches, macarons, scones and petite desserts
    Quintessential High Tea, Bacchus at Rydges Southbank BrisbaneSouth Brisbane
    • Selection of teas
    • 3 tiers of sweet and savoury treats
    • Option to add sparkling wine or champagne

    Vegan and gluten-free high tea options in Brisbane

    Dietary requirements won't stop you from indulging in a high tea experience. Contact the venue 48 hours in advance so they can make arrangements for any dietary needs.

    Gluten-free

    • Customs House
    • Stamford Plaza
    • Bacchus at Rydges Southbank Brisbane

    Vegan

    • Bacchus at Rydges Southbank Brisbane

    Where to book high tea experiences in Brisbane

    Name Product Voucher validity Is there a sign up discount? Is price matching available? Can I book exclusive experiences? Where to book
    RedBalloon
    RedBalloon - High Tea in Brisbane
    5 years
    $10
    Yes
    Yes
    Viator
    Viator - High Tea in Brisbane
    Depends on the individual experience
    No
    Yes
    Yes
    Wotif
    Wotif - High Tea in Brisbane
    Depends on the individual experience
    No
    Yes
    Yes
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    Frequently asked questions about high tea in Brisbane

    What should I wear to high tea?

    This will depend on the venue where your high tea is taking place. It's best to opt for smart casual attire and leave the sneakers and sportswear at home.

    What is served at a high tea?

    A classic high tea isn't complete without tea and scones. You can expect a variety of sweet and savoury treats plus a selection of tea and coffee. Some high teas also include sparkling wine or champagne.


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