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A traditional English style afternoon tea

Sip selected imported tea, fill yourself with finger sandwiches, and savor the flavor of scones, tarts, and pastries served on a 3-tiered cake stand and the finest bone china when you take part in a relaxing ritual enjoyed the world over!

Black teas-Loose Leaf

Earl Grey


A combination of Darjeeling, Assam, Chinese and Ceylon with a slight fragrance.

Try black, green, and herbal teas imported from England, Sri Lanka, India, Africa,

and China

Traditional English tea is served with an assortment of sandwiches and sweets on fine bone china

You will be delighted with the festivity of sampling foods made from England's finest tea room traditions.

Tea Times: 

            Closed for Remodeling

             Reopen in October!!!!

Make a reservation


2236 Gulf Gate Drive

Sarasota, Fl 34231


English tea Tea Sandwiches Tea sampling Tea pots

British accents tea room

Welcome to The British Accents Tea Room! Our cozy tearoom is a slice of heaven where the art of sipping tea has become a relaxing ritual for all. It’s a haven, an unhurried setting for the gathering of ones strength. We created a room that is comfortable, yet elegant with a refined ambiance where our guests of all ages are invited to experience a full afternoon tea experience…

Tea Selection

Our Tea Selection features Tea’s from Ceylon (Now Known as Sri Lanka) India Teas are known by their area’s where they are grown (Assam, Darjeeling, Dooars, and also by the names of garden’s or estates and also Mainland China which features Green Teas.

English Breakfast

A blended tea Smooth and full bodied.

Ceylon-Kenilworth Estate

Organic, a deep amber cup with an excellent body and slightly sweet taste.

Ceylon- Orange Pekoe

Medium sized black brownish leaves, it produces a deep amber cup with a brisk well-rounded flowery taste.

Assam-Kopali Estate

Organic, Located in the Mikir Hills (elevation 2000ft) Blackish tea leaves with golden tips brews to a bright copper liquor with a sweet musty smell and a bold malty taste.


A full bodied, medium sized tippy leaf, brews to bright amber cup with a smooth medium body, pleasing citrus tones and a delightful champagne after taste.

Black Currant

The flavor of Black Currant is tart with a slight touch of sweetness…

British Accent Blend

Our own Special blend, Mum and Dad’s favorite.

Fortnum & Mason Blend

For those who miss their special blend.

Traditional Tea Bags

PG Tips

One of England’s Favorites!

Scottish Blend

One of Scotland’s Favorites!

Herbal Teas- Loose Leaf - Caffeine Free

Tulsi Orange Cranberry Ginger

Organic, Brew’s to a reddish amber cup with a mellow minty fruity taste and light sweet ginger notes.

Tisane Orange Cranberry

Organic: a delicious taste of fresh oranges and cranberries to create a cup that is full flavored and fabulous.

African Outback

Organic: a combination of Organic Rooibos with organic lemon myrtle makes this healthy blend and outstanding tisane that has a pleasant citrus flavor.

Green Teas-Loose Leaf

China Gunpowder

Organic: Produced in the Zhejiang Province in eastern China. This tea was originally rolled into pellets resembling gunpowder to help keep it fresh on its long journey across the oceans. This tea is light smooth and non-astringent, with a touch of earthiness.

Lemon Ginger

The pale delicate green cup has the comforting aroma of lemons and the warming spiciness of ginger.

Moroccan Mint

This is a delicious blend of spearmint and green tea, traditionally served sweetened with sugar.

Any of the teas you select are available for take home! Please ask your server about our return customer program for our loose-leaf teas…


As we grow together we are always expanding our varieties of teas.

If you do not see your favorite tea blend, please ask your server. We will be glad to order your favorite teas for future visits. Thank You.

Traditional Afternoon Tea

Lower Tier: Tea Sandwiches

An assortment of Sandwiches, Cucumber, Egg and Cress, Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese, Ham Salad, Cream cheese and olives presented on brown or white bread…(choose two)

Middle Tier: Scones

Scones served with your choice of Lemon Curd, Strawberry preserves and real Devon Cream…

Top Tier:

A seasonal selection of miniature cakes, pastries and tarts…

Pot of Tea:

Please refer to our tea selection menu for an extensive selection of Black, Herbal and Green teas…

Our traditional English style afternoon tea is served on a 3-tiered cake stand, enjoyed with our finest bone china, served with your favorite tea...

Just Dessert Tea

A Two Tiered Presentation:

A Scone with your choice of strawberry preserve, and Devon Cream and a selection of Miniature cakes and your favorite tea...


Fireside Tea

Two toasted English Crumpet served with strawberry preserves, creamy butter and your choice of tea…


Cream Tea

A Traditional Tea Time Favorite!!

Fresh made scone, your choice of strawberry preserves or Lemon Curd and a dollop of Devon Clotted Cream, Served with your favorite pot of tea…


Young Adult Tea

Lower Tier: Tea Sandwiches

Peanut Butter and Jelly or cheese and mayonnaise…

Suitable for our younger guests….

Middle Tier:

Scones, strawberry preserve and Devon cream…

Top Tier:

Homemade cookies, miniature cakes, and sweets…


Pick 2 Tea

Lower Tier: Tea Sandwiches

An assortment of Sandwiches, Cucumber, Egg and Cress, Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese, Ham Salad, Cream cheese and olives presented on brown or white bread…(choose two)

Middle Tier:

Your Choice of Scones served with your choice of Lemon Curd, Strawberry preserves and real Devon Cream or a selection of miniature cakes, pastries and of course your favorite tea.

$15.95 per guest

Savory Delights

Cornish Pastie

Carrots, Potatoes and a seasoned beef filling wrapped in a flaky pasty, served with a side of Branston Pickle.


Meat Pie


Ploughman’s Lunch

An old English Favorite, Hearty Bread, Selected Cheeses, sliced Tomato, Pickled Onion, and Scotch Egg with Branston Pickle…


Cheese and Tomato Baguette

A long -ime favorite a fresh baked Baguette, Selected British Cheeses and vine ripe tomatoes with a side of salad crèam…



Another UK Favorite…

2 slices of bread toasted to perfection with your choice of…

Cheese and Tomato                          


Ham and Cheese                              


Little Extras

Large pot of tea                                            


Small pot of tea                                                


Coke products                                                                




Extra Devon Cream                                                                      






Cake slice                                                        


Assorted Tarts                                              


*Prices subject to change

Thank you for visiting with The British Accents Tea Room. It is truly a pleasure to have each and every one of you dining with us today. We hope you will enjoy your tea experience…

Kathy and Lionel

And the Staff of

The British Corner Shop

The British Corner Shop

2236 Gulf Gate Drive

Sarasota, Florida


Reservations Suggested


Seasoned Beef, In a delightful light crispy pie shell



Seasoned minced beef, Onions Wrapped in a flaky pastry

Sausage Roll


Seasoned ground beef sausage, Surrounded by a light flaky pastry

Scotch Egg


A hard boiled egg wrapped in our special blend of pork Sausage,Then breaded in seasoned bread crumbs


Royal Jubilee

Grilled chicken breast mixed salad greens, carrots, tomatoes, cranberries, chopped walnuts, and blue cheese crumbles served with a raspberry vinaigrette dressing


British Accents Traditional

Mixed salad greens, carrots, Tomatoes, English cucumber, croutons served with your choice of dressing


Victorian Salad

Grilled chicken breast, ham, mixed salad greens, carrots, tomatoes, English cucumber, sliced eggs, with blue cheese crumbles

Served with your choice of dressing …


Prawn Cocktail Salad

Plump and pink prawns served on a bed of shredded iceberg lettuce dressed with Marie Rose dressing topped with tomato…


Oolong Tea

Oolong teas differ from black, green, and white ways of priocessing. The most labor intensive teas to process! An invigorating flavor with a taste of earthiness.

Orange Cranberry

The tartness of cranberries perfectly balances the sweet citrus taste of orange...

$19.95 per guest

Finger Sandwiches                                                                    $6.95