10 Places To Go With Your Baby For High Tea And Still Feel Like An Atas Tai Tai

We have selected the top 10 places to go if you are looking for somewhere to enjoy a special Afternoon Tea with children.

Having a baby doesn't need to equate to having no life, it just simply means having an extra companion to take out with you!

And a cute one at that.

Do you shiver just thinking about having to squeeze with the lunch and dinner crowd with baby (and pram, and bags) in tow?

Fret not, we've scoured the island for the 10 fanciest high tea places that welcome you and your baby. Stay classy, mummies!

 

#1 Lime Restaurant, PARKROYAL On Pickering

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Lime Restaurant's afternoon tea, Tiers Of Joy, Tea, is the most perfect way to spend your afternoons. Catch up with your best friend (with the kiddos) over a refreshing pot of tea and a sweet symphony of macarons, raisin scones and earl grey brownies paired with savoury finger sandwiches. A treat you simply cannot miss!

Price: $38++
High Tea Timing: 3pm to 6pm
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? Yes! Choose from a selection of a mini hamburgers, fried chicken tenders, mini ham and cheese sandwiches, and so much more.

 

#2 House at Dempsey

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Since 2010, House has been sweetening up Thursday and Friday afternoons with their popular Vintage High Tea spread. They have now, to our delight, crafted a brand new menu! Indulge in a variety of delectable morsels, served buffet style at every seating. Definitely a great spot for you to enjoy a high tea date with your baby- the ambience says it all. Mummies will keep going back for the fusion delicacies like Sweet Potato Leaf Fried Rice and Phad Thai.

Price: $30++
High Tea Timing: 3pm to 5.30pm, every Thursday and Friday
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? They do not have a kids' menu, but do serve kid-friendly dishes such as grilled chicken and avocado sandwich, bay prawn pasta, baby ribs and a range of skinny pizzas (Smoked Turkey swiss or Bolognese with Mozzarella, and more).

 

#3 Arteastiq

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Image credits: Arteastiq 

Located in Mandarin Gallery and Plaza Singapura, Arteastiq is a boutique tea house that is known for its critically-acclaimed tea and savouries, and all-day Breakfast & Brunch. Their premium tea lounge boasts an elegant chi-chi ambience with a comprehensive medley of artisanal tea selections for all occasions.

Price: Dishes are served a la carte, priced from $8 onwards.
High Tea Timing: 2.30pm to 6pm
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? They do not have a kids' menu, but do serve kid-friendly dishes such as the La Quesadilla – Smoked turkey ham, mozzarella, cherry tomatoes and basil leaves wrapped with tortilla wrap. Yum!

 

#4 Anti:dote

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Presented in an exquisite white leather-clad jewellery drawer chest, unveils a medley of sweet and savoury surprises in each layer. Comprising over 10 beautifully-crafted treats, including a selection of petite sandwiches, pastries and cakes, as well as warm scones accompanied with homemade jam, Devonshire clotted cream and lemon curd, the Afternoon Tea experience is enhanced with a pairing of fine teas by TWG. (Now that was a mouthful!).

Price: $45++ for adults, $15++ for children
High Tea Timing: Mondays to Fridays, 3.00pm to 5.00pm
Saturdays, Sundays, Eve Of and Public Holidays - 12pm to 2pm (first seating), 3pm to 5pm (second seating)
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? Yes! It includes dishes like peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, grilled ham and cheese fingers, and much more.

 

#5 Atrium, Pacific Marketplace

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Located at Pan Pacific Singapore, you won't run out of cravings as the Atrium and Pacific Marketplace offers two new Afternoon Tea sets - Peranakan and English, with a tempting selection of sweet and savoury classics.

Price: From $38++
High Tea Timing: 2:00pm to 6:00pm daily
High chair provided: Upon request. Should you require a high chair, it's recommended to dine at the Pacific Marketplace instead as the Atrium has low tables. Making it hard for your kiddos to eat!
Kids' menu? They currently do not have a kids' menu, but do enquire with their friendly staff to find out what your child can have!

 

#6 Tiffin Room, Raffles Place

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Image Credits: Raffles

What's a tai tai high tea without a three-tier stand? Not much fun, we say! Tiffin Room at Raffles Place is well aware of this, and they don't disappoint. With their wide selection of sandwiches and cakes you'll be spoilt for choice. Go mncy with salmon and cream cheese finger sandwiches or keep it simple with scones, jam and clotted cream. They even have a special menu available if you have dairy or gluten dietary requirements.

Price: $62++ for adults, $30++ for children
High Tea Timing: 3:00pm to 5:30pm daily
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? They currently do not have a kids' menu, but we're sure your little ones will fall in love with the wide selection of cakes!

 

#7 L'Espresso, Goodwood Park Hotel

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Image Credits: Goodwood Park Hotel

Known as the 'place for elegant teatime pursuits', we can't think of a better place for you to feel all sorts of posh when you dine here. On the weekends, the English Afternoon Tea Buffet even comes with a well-deserved glass of champagne - a toast to another week completed!

Price: $48 for adults, $24 for children
High Tea Timing: 2:00pm to 5:30pm (Monday to Thursday) & 12:00pm to 2:30pm, 3:00pm to 5:30pm (Friday to Sunday, Eve of Public Holidays)
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? No kids menu specifically, however, they currently have a pink chocolate fountain equipped with marshmallow skewers!

 

#8 The Knolls, Capella

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Let's get one thing straight, our kids can't wait to grow up. At The Knolls Sunday Brunch, your little divas will get a line or specially designed mocktails. So while you sip on your own cocktail you can knock glasses with your mini-me! All of this while noshing on their line-up of savoury and sweet desserts.

Price: From $128++ for adults, From $48++ for children
High Tea Timing: Sunday 12:30pm to 3:00pm
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? No kids menu, but as we mentioned - mocktails for the little ones, we're sure they will love them!

 

#9 Cafe Melba, Goodman Arts Centre

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Image Credits: Cafe Melba

An alfresco setting, a huge garden and a kids club - we felt Cafe Melba certainly made it on this list. Its alfresco setting makes it perfect for big hats and sundresses, which we feel are all the making of a perfect tai tai's day out! Especially so if you're a tai tai with a baby in tow. Every Monday kids eat free (with the purchase of a main) and Cafe Melba even sets up a bouncy castle and arts & crafts corner to entertain the kiddos!

Price: Mains start at $18 , Free for children
High Tea Timing: Sunday 12:30pm to 3:00pm
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? Yes! Pastas, pizzas and burgers all specifically designed with your child in mind.

#10 Chihuly Lounge, The Ritz-Carlton Millenia Singapore

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Chihuly Lounge promises a wide selection of elegant looking sandwiches, canapes, cheeses and desserts. They're also known for their themed editions - holiday seasons bring high hopes for Chihuly Lounge as we can only wait in anticipation to see what they come up with! We're sure your little ones will be thrilled to see the colourful and interesting looking selection they put up. All the while, you get to enjoy the finer side of life!

Price: $58 for adults , $29 for children
High Tea Timing: 2:30pm to 5:00pm on weekends
High chair provided: Upon request
Kids' menu? No kids menu available, but we know that the tots will go crazy for the themed selection of foods and cakes!

 

Mums (and dads!), here's a chance to pamper yourselves! Now, who said you can't still be a tai tai once your kids have come along?

 

Know of any other fancy restaurants for afternoon tea, that are baby-friendly? Do share with us below!