Afternoon Tea at R Bar

Sat 7th September, 2019 – Sun 1st December, 2019
11:00am – 4:00pm
R Bar
Lobby, Crown Towers, Southbank, Melbourne 3006
Price: $65–$175
Have standard tiers with finger sandwiches and scones, or upgrade with caviar, tea-infused cocktails and champagne.

Newly opened R Bar from the Rockpool Dining Group has a luxe afternoon treat for the weekends.

On Saturdays and Sundays the cocktail bar will be decked out with three-tiered stands filled with sweets and savoury pastries.

Choose between four dining options, each with French-pressed Lavazza coffee and Sri Lankan teas from Somage Fine Foods. Tea-infused cocktails available include chamomile-infused gin, Maidenii dry vermouth and lemon; sencha-infused gin with JC's Own Wermut dry vermouth; and Earl Grey-infused gin with Maidenii sweet vermouth.

The standard experience gets you three finger sandwiches, gnocchi fritti, anchovy toast, cheeses, a scone, chocolate tart, black forest cake and white chocolate cheesecake for $65 per person. Upgrade to the $85 option for a tea cocktail or glass of champagne.

Fancier options include additional Ars Italica Oscietra caviar, devils on horseback, neenish tart, macarons and lamingtons for $135, or $175 with a tea cocktail or glass of rosé.

Bookings are essential.

From 11am to 4pm.

More information here.