Visit our iconic sea-facing Victoria Terrace at The Grand Brighton for a unique dining experience in beautiful surroundings. Enjoy an award-winning afternoon tea or try our fabulous grill menu featuring local steaks and exceptional fish dishes.
Winner of the Best Afternoon Tea in the Brighton Restaurant Awards, and the Best Afternoon Tea in Brighton at the 2018 Brighton & Hove Food & Drink Festival Awards - The Grand Afternoon Tea is a not only a celebration of tea and scones, but of the glorious traditions that form part of this famous ritual. 'Afternoon Tea by the Sea’ is served every day in the opulent Victoria Terrace & Lounge.
Our menus, designed by our Executive Chef Alan White, reflect our identity and famous seaside setting. Guests can indulge in freshly made sandwiches, pastries, scones and cakes, as well as some delicious surprising treats bespoke to The Grand's famous tea. Plus, we’ve got over 30 teas to try (yes, we said 30).
For something extra special, why not try one of our special afternoon teas below.
Monday to Friday: sittings at 2.30pm and 4.30pm, Saturday and Sunday: sittings at 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4.30pm
Choose your Afternoon Tea experience
Victoria Terrace Tea
Make a grand occasion of cream tea. Relax in our Victoria Terrace & Lounge and enjoy our pairing of freshly baked scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserve and your choice of tea from our incredible selection of loose leaf blends and infusions.
Grand Afternoon Tea
Our award-winning and utterly insta-worthy Afternoon Tea is formed of sweet and savoury delights as well as a few tempting treats to finish. Take a seat in our beautiful Terrace & Lounge, choose your favourite tea from our extensive collection, and while away a few hours enjoying your afternoon tea tier by tier.
For those who don't believe in choosing between tea and gin! In collaboration with our favourite local spirit Brighton Gin, we're delighted to offer this special serving which includes a perfect Brighton Gin G&T in one of their fabulous balloon glasses and a few extra gin-themed accompaniments.
Enjoy the ultimate extravagance in collaboration with the iconic Champagne House, Moët & Chandon. Our Moët Moments Afternoon Tea includes all the sweet and savoury treats from our usual Afternoon Tea, plus a glass of Moët Imperial, served from our vintage-style Champagne trolley.
Set against the backdrop of the beautiful Victoria Terrace, our new Grill Menu is the perfect option for an inviting and relaxed dinner alongside a cocktail or two. Designed by our Executive Chef, Alan White, this menu offers a modern take on classic grill dishes with a focus on perfect pairings and locally sourced meat and produce.
The specially selected Sussex rump steak is not to be missed (and is also included in the surf 'n' turf option for seafood lovers!). Other highlights include the impressive wagyu beef burger and the spiced vegan cauliflower steak with sauce vierge.
For dessert, choose from a selection of local cheeses or delicious sorbets and ice cream from Gelato Gusto, our favourite ice cream parlour in Brighton.
Monday to Sunday 7pm-10pm.