The Jefferson's Southern Afternoon Tea is served Friday through Sunday with seatings between 2:00 and 4:15pm. Enjoy pastries, scones, finger sandwiches and teas next to Edward Valentine's marble statue of Thomas Jefferson and under the magnificent Tiffany stained glass of the Palm Court lobby. Please call 804-649-4710 for reservations.
Southern Afternoon Tea at The Jefferson is the perfect way to celebrate almost any occasion - an upcoming wedding, a baby on the way, a retirement, a birthday or a graduation.
Credit card guarantees are required for all afternoon tea reservations.
For parties of 5 or less, cancellations are accepted at no charge until 3 days prior to your reservation. You may change the number of guests for your reservation up to 24 hours in advance. The final guest count given will be the amount you are charged on the day of your reservation. If you do not cancel your reservation and do not show, you will be charged for the full amount.
For parties of 6-12, cancellations are accepted at no charge until one week prior to your reservation. You may change the number of guests for your reservation up to 72 hours in advance. The final guest count will be the amount you are charged on the day of your reservation. If you do not cancel your reservation and do not show, you will be charged for the full amount.
For groups of 13 or more, a contract will be sent.
Assorted Finger Sandwiches
Freshly Baked Scones served with Devonshire Cream and Strawberry Preserves
A Selection of Pastries and Tea Breads
Choice of Tea
$32.00, plus tax and gratuity
CHOCOLATE LOVER'S TEA is served every first and third Saturday of every month and includes our full tea service and a bountiful buffet of chocolates.
$36.00, plus tax and gratuity
In celebration of Valentine's Day, Chocolate Lover's Tea will also be served on Saturday, February 18, 2018.
Children's Tea for ages 4-8
$24.00, plus tax and gratuity
Children age 3 and under are complimentary. Please provide ages of children at time of reservation.
A gluten free menu is available at an additional charge of $4.00 per person. Please request this option at the time of reservation.
From the Bar
- Roederer Estate Brut $15 glass | $49 bottle
- Graham Beck Brut $9 glass | $36 bottle
- The Jefferson Chardonnay $8 glass | $36 bottle
- Sparkling Cider $5 glass | $18 bottle