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Scoff and Banter Covent Garden, Matilda Tea

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by Gwen O'Toole-Luscombe (subscribe)
Gwen O’Toole is an accomplished writer focusing on travel, food, wine and events management. Follow her on Instagram @Gwennieo
Published August 24th 2015
Enjoy a magical afternoon
Parents and theater goers are certain to adore the latest afternoon tea experience held at Scoff and Banter in Covent Garden in partnership with the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Matilda the musical.

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From now until May 2016, grown ups and children alike will adore the Matlda afternoon tea. Image:The Ideas Library


Located on the street level of the Radisson Blue Edwardian (just across the road from the Cambridge Theatre), the afternoon tea experience runs now until May 2016

Perfect for an afternoon out and ideal for theatre (and afternoon tea fans of young and old, the official Matilda the Musical afternoon tea features all the expected sweet and savoury treats including sandwiches, scones and desserts as well as tea (or a cocktail/mocktail.)

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A menu to please both young and the young at heart. Image:The Ideas Library


Both adults and children alike can enjoy the menu's decadent layered chocolate cake, fruit scones with clotted cream and preserves, and classic cucumber finger sandwiches, amongst other teatime treats. For grown-ups, there are also elderflower and prosecco jelly shots and mini bagels with Scottish smoked salmon. The children's menu also comes with a few delicious extras, such as candied newts and apple mojito mocktails, plus a mystery Matilda gift.

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The sweet and savoury menu will have something to delight everyone. Image:The Ideas Library


The Radisson Blu Edwardian, Mercer Street hotel has also created an official Matilda The Musical Cocktail, a clever yet simple twist on the iconic Bellini, which can also be enjoyed on its own or as part of an exclusive new two-course meal package (pictured above with Matilda program).

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Scoff and Banter is located on Mercer Street across from teh Cambridge Theatre. Image: The Ideas Library


While Matilda The Musical has now received 50 awards around the globe, including four Tony Awards® the musical is inspired by Roald Dahl's much loved book and is winning hearts everywhere.

Children's afternoon tea is priced at £16 per child aged 11 and under, including a complimentary Matilda gift while adult's tea is priced at £32 per adult.

Show packages, including accommodation packages at the Radisson Blu are also available online at: www.matildathemusical.com/showpackages

Matilda the musical is showing at the Cambridge Theatre, Earlham Street, WC2H 9HU until May 2016. Shows are Tuesdays 7pm, Wednesday – Saturday 7:30pm, Wednesday & Saturday 2:30pm and Sundays 3pm

The afternoon tea experience is hosted daily from 2-5pm.
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Why? For an enchanted afternoon out
When: Daily from 2pm-5pm
Where: Scoff and Banter Covent Garden
Cost: Kids £16 & Grown Ups £32
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