Reservations required 1-day in advance
Afternoon Tea is often referred to as "High Tea" in the states. This wonderful experience is available at McHugh Tea Room, Monday through Sunday. Reservations are taken for tea times between 11am and 3:30pm and are required no later than noon the day before your preferred tea time. Call us at 713-218-6300 to check availiblity, reserve your table and receive confirmation from our staff.
Reservations of 2 people minimum to 17 people maximum
**Afternoon Tea reservations cannot be combined with regular lunch reservations**
$30 per person
Afternoon Tea is served with 3 flavors of delicious tea sandwiches, 3 flavors of delicate desserts and 2 flavors of scones with strawberry jam, clotted cream and lemon curd. You will also be able to choose three bottomless teas for your table from our selection of over 60+ organic teas from around the world.
$45 per person
This service includes 3 flavors of delicious tea sandwiches, 3 flavors of delicate desserts and 2 flavors of scones with strawberry jam, clotted cream and lemon curd along with three bottomless organic teas for the table from our selection of over 60+ organic teas from around the world. **Included bottomless Mimosas, Wine or Bubbles**
Cancellation Policy: The final bill will be based off of the guest count specified at the time of booking unless we receive an updated headcount (adding OR subtracting guests) with at least two days notice from the time of your party for large parties of eight or more and by noon the day prior for small parties. Changes must be made by emailing us at with the date of the party, the name on the reservation, your phone number and the final headcount. Changes are not official until you receive a confirmation email or phone call from a member of our staff. The menu preparation begins days in advance and requires that we bring in extra staff, so the reservation and cancellation policy is strictly enforced.
A credit card is required to make a reservation for an Afternoon Tea or Champagne Tea. Credit cards are NOT charged unless the party does not show for the reservation at the requested reservation time. Credit cards will be charged at the end of the day on the date of the reservation. The card will be charged the amount of the original reservation ($30 per person plus tax). If you have any questions regarding this policy, please call the tea room.
Gift Cards: Gift cards may be purchased and used for Afternoon Teas. You may call the tea room at 713-218-6300 to purchase a gift card over the phone or purchase in store. Gift cards may be sent via SMS messaging, left here in the store to await the recipient to pick up, OR picked up at the store by the payee/recipient during business hours. Gift cards never expire.
Restaurant.com Gift Certificates: These gift certificates are not valid to use for an Afternoon Tea or Champagne Tea. They are only valid for ordering off our lunch menu (with exception of whole pies/cakes) between Monday - Friday from 9 AM - 5 PM. You may enjoy your food either in store or togo. If you have any questions regarding this policy, please call the tea room.
Reservation Duration and Seating: Parties are given a two hour window to enjoy the delicious foods, service and wonderful company from the scheduled start time of your reservation. Tea orders will be taken and food will start to be served promptly after the scheduled reservation time, regardless of whether the entire party is seated or not, in order to give your party sufficient time to enjoy the experience.
Outside Foods: No outside foods are allowed. Our talented staff would be happy to make a cake or delicious party favor for you if your reservation is made with ample time for the chef to prepare your request. Additional charges will apply for this and can be discussed at the time of the reservation.
Decorations: You may come 10 minutes early to set up decorations such as fresh flowers, place cards, special party favors, etc... However, please do not use glitter or confetti on the tables or bring in large clusters of balloons. Thank you!
Children 2yrs old and up: Children are welcome at Afternoon Tea! Children 2yrs old and up will be charged $30 per person, same as adults. If needed, we are happy to accommodate their young palates, upon request, with a custom sandwich selection such as PB&J, Cheese and Ham, Turkey and Cheese or even a good ole "butter bread on white" for our picky eaters. We treat every guest that joins us for a proper Afternoon Tea with same high quality service and respect... no matter their age.
Please note that we do not check email during our busy day of service. All email is checked either after hours or very early in the mornings. Reservation requests or changes via email are not secure until a member of our staff has responded.
Thank you for allowing us to serve you!