The British Bell Tea Room

890 Peoples Plaza, Newark, DE 19702  orcall: (302)-836-1802

~Private Parties~

The British Bell can be held privately from 4pm until 6pm on Saturdays. It can also be held privately throughout the week but at various times. In order to hold the room privately, there must be a minimum food bill of $500.00. This does not include gratuity. There is an automatic 20% gratuity added. There is a $200.00 nonrefundable deposit at the time of reservation. The main room seats up to 44 guest.

There is no room charge for a two hour party. There is a 15 minute grace period after the two hours. After that, there is a room charge of 185.00 per hour. There is no prorating if you only use a partial hour. All private parties can choose from either Afternoon Tea or High Tea exclusively. High Tea begins with the salad and breadstick. The assortment of the six varieties of tea sandwiches are automatic to the Afternoon or High Tea. A vanilla scone with clotted cream and lemon curd is automatic with either Afternoon or High tea. Three seasonal varieties of baked goods are automatic with both afternoon and high tea. High Tea also includes the Signature Pastry. Six varieties of tea may be selected prior to the party and will be refilled upon request up to the number of guests in the party. An optional petit sparkling cider toast is available for an additional $1.50 per guest.