Afternoon Tea at Ting, Shangri-La At The Shard

4.4
1322 reviews
£41 and over
Afternoon Tea

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Afternoon Tea
TÎNG, named after the Chinese word for ‘living room’, is the collective name for the restaurant and lounge on level 35 of Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London.

TĪNG Restaurant's delicious festive afternoon tea is the perfect way for guests to indulge while enjoying views of London that stretch for miles. Freshly-made sandwiches and baked scones are served alongside delicate Après-Ski themed treats, including The Black Forest chocolate sponge cake and The Snowball coconut mousse.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 1322 People Are Saying
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4.4based on recent ratings
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vipSuzanneC
London
6 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall3food2service3ambience3

Really poor quality of food. Dry, tasteless sandwiches. Cakes good. Very dated decor. Terribly tacky Christmas theme....Apres ski.

Not Shangri la standards at all.

Magnificent views over London save this place.

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DEBBIETW
London
1 review
Dined on 1 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What a fabulous way to spend a birthday. We were really well looked after by Simone and Danny who made us feel really special - nothing was too much trouble. Afternoon tea was gorgeous and the view amazing. Thank you so much for a most enjoyable afternoon.

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CoeliacEats
1 review
Dined on 31 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Extremely disappointed that only £4 of the afternoon tea cost was donated to Breast Cancer. Found this quite disheartening and spoilt the mood at the end as we expected more to have been donated - only reason we have marked it down to be honest.

Food wise - delicious. Catering for a coeliac was not an issue and the tea was delightful. Can definitely recommend. We were extremely fortunate and had a window seat overlooking the Thames, London Bridge station towards Canary Wharf.

Service was fab, extremely attentive and knowledgeable servers. Couldn't have asked for more and they were extremely accommodating.

Would recommend for afternoon tea.

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RachaelR
Northampton
1 review
Dined on 29 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A very special afternoon.
Lived up to everything that we hoped for.
Thank you

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lisam
London
1 review
Dined on 29 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best London hotel Afternoon Tea! Staff were attentive and no ask was too much. The food was fantastic and with a table by the window the views were awesome. Can not wait to go back again soon.

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bernay
London
3 reviews
Dined on 25 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing atmosphere and food 10/10 considering you are dining at the shard the price was not too bad either

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Kevin
London
1 review
Dined on 25 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Went to celebrate my birthday and we had a lovely time.

I've been for breakfast and dinner before, but never for Afternoon Tea. It was an delightful experience met with an excellent and attentive service.

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VanessaM
London
1 review
Dined on 25 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was perfect. The view, the service, the food.

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rachelt
Orlando
1 review
Dined on 24 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous treat for us as a family. The service was impeccable, the bubbles were lovely, the view beautiful and the food was outstanding. Nothing bad to say about it....and the heated toilet seat was also a treat!!!! We all loved it, thank you

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 23 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent afternoon tea package , 5* service by our waiter, food was to a very high quality

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OpenTable Diner
London
2 reviews
Dined on 17 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Staff were welcoming and lovely. Food was great!

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OpenTable Diner
Essex
1 review
Dined on 16 October 2020
Overall3food3service3ambience5

Afternoon tea very overpriced at £70 per person with only a single glass of champagne included - I’ve had much nicer afternoon tea for cheaper.

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JaneP
1 review
Dined on 10 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely treat for a special occasion,
Views stunning very enjoyable experience
Service and food excellent

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Chika
London
2 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2020
Overall5food5service3ambience5

Celebrated our anniversary here for afternoon tea and everything was amazing apart from one thing. They brought my champagne then it took 20mins for my girlfriend’s to arrive...Finally came after asking three times.

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WineAndDineMe
London
9 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2020
Overall2food2service2ambience2

Afternoon tea should follow standards of other 5 star hotels. There was a lot lacking. There wasn’t any particular attention paid to the booking made via open table. Venue failed to make a note of the special occasion or that we had booked an afternoon tea and not a lunch. Views offered were mainly of the railway station below, which was very disappointing.

There were no cakes offered to take away either. Overall I’d give 3 stars. Strongly recommend tips of running afternoon tea are taken from other venues around central London ie Mayfair.

Maybe look at the Savoy, Landmark, JW Marriot Grosvenor House to up your tea standards.

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vipDevinaR
London
3 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Service was second to none and the wait staff were amazing. Only criticism is that towards the end of service it felt a little rushed.

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Bella
London
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2020
Overall3food5service2ambience4

Service was poor for the quality of venue.
Staff appeared inexperienced and our requests kept getting forgotten.

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ShamS
London
4 reviews
Dined on 4 October 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We had an amazing experience from the moment we stepped foot into Ting, until we left, the service was great, and afternoon tea was delicious!! Definitely recommend!

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SianM
London
2 reviews
Dined on 4 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic for a special occasion. The views are spectacular. The food was very tasty and the cakes were pretty and delicious. The staff were lovely and very attentive. We really enjoyed the afternoon. Thanks!

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vipjasmeet
London
3 reviews
Dined on 2 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had an amazing time. SABRINA made sure we are comfortable and looked after us through out

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KiranjeetG
London
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing staff great service very welcoming will definitely come again

OT
OpenTable Diner
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 27 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a lovely afternoon, my friends and I are all happy and satisfied with the food and service, just exactly how I expected it.

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KarlD
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 26 September 2020
Overall2food5service2ambience5

Food was incredible, only issue was the staff. We was rushed a little. When I informed the the manager he was very understanding and told us to then take our time. One member of staff asked if I could afford the champagne I ordered!!!

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DariaP
London
2 reviews
Dined on 26 September 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Lovely afternoon tea with amazing views. Very attentive and professional personnel

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IanD
London
2 reviews
Dined on 26 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service exceptional. Well worth a visit for any occasion.

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SteveC
London
1 review
Dined on 25 September 2020
Overall5food3service5ambience3

View was amazing. Afternoon tea not so good, more savoury needed. Cakes far to sweet and very sickly, could eat them all.

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EmilieJ
1 review
Dined on 25 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing afternoon tea experience. The staff were friendly and polite and the food was incredible. A real treat, thank you!

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SabinaB
London
1 review
Dined on 20 September 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great service, definately would go again. Can get as much “top up” of food as you like

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Cherry
London
1 review
Dined on 20 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best place I've ever been to. Will be coming again very soon. Absolutely outstanding!

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Malaika
London
1 review
Dined on 19 September 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Was a great experience as a gift, the only annoying thing was I was unable to pay for my guests over the phone (as it was a gift) and the option to pre pay was only available with more than 72 hours notice. I also requested a special birthday message or something nice as I’ve seen in some pics but this wasn’t done unfortunately. Guests said their experience with Julian and Jennifer was lovely and they felt very welcomed

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Klstorey
London
1 review
Dined on 18 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A wonderful experience with amazing views and the very best service from the lovely and welcoming staff here. I would highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
London
4 reviews
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

We had a vegan afternoon tea. The sandwiches were good and the scones amazing. However the other cakes and pastries were nice but rather boring (no colour or decorations) compared to the other afternoon teas. Service was great. We have been here several times for afternoon tea and have always had a great experience.

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Sue21
London
6 reviews
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service the table staff were very friendly and kind. Thanks

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Tezy
London
1 review
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect customer Service and food was nice the whole atmosphere as pleasant

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Didi
London
2 reviews
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We had a great time during our afternoon tea. Staff was great - very friendly and helpful.

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DomW
London
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Danny did an amazing job catering for our needs and want to thank the kitchen team for supplying a small birthday plate on top of everything. Great setting and amazing view.

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HazelP
1 review
Dined on 6 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect location to celebrate any special occasion. Service was impeccable, afternoon tea was fabulous. Will definitely be back and recommend this to all.

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CassandraI
London
1 review
Dined on 6 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful service from Alina, she made us feel comfortable , welcome and happy. She is an amazing professional worker. Thank you so much for the entire team.

MR
vipMichaelR
London
8 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

A unique place for afternoon tea in London. Wonderful views on the 35th floor and a most unusual tea with a little bit of theatre at the start. The selection of teas was outstanding and we both tried teas we had not heard of and enjoyed very much. It was however a little noisy with live music on one side competing with musak on the other.

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vipSamantha
Manchester
4 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing customer service

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Afternoon Tea at Ting, Shangri-La At The Shard is rated 4.4 stars by 1322 OpenTable diners.

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