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Limerick Afternoon Tea

Served Daily from 2pm - 4pm

Treat yourself to a relaxing afternoon in the heart of Limerick city,  the perfect spot to enjoy our new Limerick Afternoon Tea while overlooking the Shannon River. Raise your little finger and nibble from a three-tiered platter of exquisite finger sandwiches, served alongside freshly baked warm scones, clotted cream & jam and a selection of afternoon tea pastries & treats wiht a twist.....

Limerick Strand is unconditionally supportive of all things local. Celebrated award-winning Chef, Tom Flavin is somewhat of local hero, always on the lookout for new local suppliers, and giving a helping hand to small artisan producers. They support local producers where they can within all menus with a special emphasis on Limericks’ rich history and its neighbouring counties.

This year we have gone that extra mile (without physically going that extra mile!) to create a bespoke Limerick Afternoon Tea partnering with the iconic Cahill’s Tea, Limericks oldest shop, housed in the old tobacco factory on Wickham Street in Limerick City. 
 With their expert knowledge they have created a special blend for Limerick Strand, celebrating their smokey heritage, called the
Limerick Strands’ Smokey Breakfast Tea. 
It is a delightful blend of Rich Breakfast Tea, Lapsong Souchang Tea & Orange Oolang Tea.

Keeping Limerick central to this bespoke Afternoon Tea experience, Tom has produced his own traditional Limerick toffee, inspired by Limericks’ infamous and much loved “Cleeve’s Toffee” a condensed milk product.  In addition Tom has called upon his local food suppliers creating a delicious menu with producers including:

Apple Juice - Attylfin Estate, Paul Mordont, Patrickswell

Oak Smoked Cheddar Cheese - Old Irish Creamery, James Doherty, Effin
Goats Cheese - Leahy’s Farm, Seamus Leahy, Newcastle West
Salad & Vegetables - Newleaf Urban Farmer, Kevin Wallace, Ballyneety
Smoked Salmon - Burren Smokehouse, Birgitta Curtin, Co. Clare

Using their delicious produce, Tom has created a selection of freshly cut sandwiches including: In-house Baked Ham, Smoked Effin Cheddar
, Bally Goats Cheese, Ballyneety Beetroot Pickle Sourdough, Burren Smokehouse Smoked Salmon Soda Bread & Kevin Wallace’s Tomato Bruschetta

Afternoon Tea wouldn’t be complete without the Strand’s award winning scones, accompanied with house-made Raspberry Jam and fresh cream. 
The miniature Afternoon Tea & Dessert selection includes: Attylfin Apple Panna Cotta, Strand Apple Tart, Cleeves Toffee Pudding
 & Urban Farmer Beetroot & Chocolate Brownie

There’s also an impressive Tea selection including Earl Grey, Darjeeling Irish Afternoon, Lapsang Souchong, Peppermint Ginger & Lemongrass, Chamomile, Lemon & Elderflower, Summer Fruits, Rooibos & Blood Orange, Green Sencha, Assam, Ceylon plus Coffee for the non-tea drinkers.  

The Limerick Afternoon Tea costs € 26.50 per person and add a glass of bubbles & Blanc for €8 per person, running daily from 2pm-4pm.
Gluten Free Afternoon Tea is also available on request. (Pre-booking essential)
Afternoon Tea Gift Vouchers make the perfect gift - available online or at hotel reception. 

For more details or reservations contact our  team  on 061 421800 E: 
Please note that pre-booking is essential with Credit Card details to guarantee the booking. All reservations cancelled within 24 hours of the reserved time are subject to full payment.

Afternoon Tea is the ideal girly afternoon out!  Perfect for Hen Parties, Leaving Parties, Bridal Showers or is A Baby is Brewing? Why not host a Baby Shower Party to celebrate - we offer "Baby Themed" Afternoon Tea.  Special offers apply for groups of 15 and more!