Kim Dalziel's cupcake

Please note that booking is essential for our Afternoon Tea which is available most days between 2.30pm and 5pm (3.30pm–5.30pm on Sundays).  We have a Classic Afternoon Tea, with all the works, for £20  or a Traditional Welsh Afternoon Tea for £18.  We offer a great choice of places in which to enjoy your afternoon tea either with lots friends or on your own.  Beside a roaring fire in the bar, in the guest sitting room which also has a lovely fire and comfy sofas, outside on the garden terrace or, on a blanket in the orchard overlooking the River Monnow, if the weather is good.  All our cakes and scones are freshly made by us and our Head Chef Joseph Colman, who hails from Wales, uses his mother’s traditional recipes for the scones, Barabrith and Welsh cakes.  Contact reception to make your reservation 01600 750235

PS   If you would like us to make a special birthday or celebratory cake, please let us know in good time and we can discuss the options with you.

 The Bell’s Classic Afternoon Tea

A selection of freshly made sandwiches, scone, clotted cream and strawberry jam, a danish pastry, one of Sarah`s homemade cakes, loose leaf Tregothnan Tea or fresh coffee   £20.00 per person

Traditional Welsh Afternoon Tea

Selection of sandwiches, Welsh cakes, Barabrith, seasonal fruit tart, homemade jam and clotted cream,  loose leaf Tregothnan Tea or fresh coffee  £18.00 per person

Add a glass of Champagne £8.95 or sparkling wine £6.95

 Please note that booking is essential.  Call us to make a reservation on 01600 750235

Tea is a divine herb.   Xu Guangqi

Never trust a man who, when left alone in a room with a tea cosy, doesn’t try it on.   Billy Connolly

A Proper Tea is much nicer than a Very Nearly Tea, which is one you forget about afterwards.   A.A.  Milne

Coffee is not my cup of tea.   Samuel Goldwyn

No matter what historians claimed, BC really stood for Before Coffee.  Cherise Sinclair, Master of the Mountain