Food & Drink

Easy London dining in the city’s West End for guests of The Academy Hotel

Dining at The Academy is straightforward: start the day with a sumptuous breakfast, treat yourself to an indulgent afternoon tea and finish the day with something from our menu either in The Alchemy or as room service in the comfort of your own room or suites Seasonal menus take the best of the British culinary scene with a few international dishes for extra depth.

Afternoon Tea

Traditional afternoon tea in Bloomsbury

There aren’t many finer spots than a restored Georgian townhouse in London to experience the authentic British tradition of afternoon tea. Served everyday from 1pm to 5pm, we offer a number of options, from the classic afternoon tea of scones, jam and clotted cream through to luxury tea that includes dainty petit fours and a glass of chilled Prosecco. A choice of teas and herbal infusions accompany your food. 

Luxury Academy Afternoon Tea from only £21.95 per person:

  • Freshly Baked Scones, Preserve & Clotted Cream
  • Selection of Finger Sandwiches
  • Selection of pastries & Petit Fours
  • Served with Tea or Coffee
  • Glass of Prosecco

Download our Afternoon Tea Menu

Download our Tea Selection Menu

Vist our festive afternoon tea page


As well as the guaranteed lowest available room rates, you will receive the following benefits by booking direct with us:

  • A complimentary bottle of Prosecco
  • Free fibre-optic wifi in all rooms and public areas
  • Discounted car parking of 20%, at the adjacent Q-Park throughout your stay
  • A 20% discount from all food consumed at the hotel
  • Complimentary access to the Nuffield Gym, located next door within the Omni Centre