St. Marys Guildhall
St. Marys Guildhall

Enjoy delicious quality dining at our Tales of Tea restaurant

Book Table

Enjoy dining in our atmospheric restaurant Tales of Tea located in the Undercroft at St Mary’s Guildhall.

Located in the heart of the city, our Tales of Tea restaurant can be found at St Mary’s Guildhall. We use quality ingredients that create delicious dishes with exquisite flavours. 

Dine with us for brunch, lunch or a spot of afternoon tea. Enjoy fine food and drinks, in our unique restaurant located in the atmospheric Undercroft of St Mary’s Guildhall.

Please note: The Tales of Tea restaurant is a cashless site, with only card payments taken. Afternoon tea is only available via advanced pre-booking. Please clearly state if you require afternoon tea, lunch or brunch at time of booking, along with any dietary requirements.
Tales of Tea closes for daytime dining at 5pm, please ensure you arrive at your booked time as tables will only be held for a limited time and your table allocation may be limited to a maximum of 2 hours during busy periods. 

Please note the restaurant is available for private evening dining during the evening. 
St Mary's Guildhall Tales of Tea private  hire Christmas packages
Type here to add image optional caption

Tales of Tea private hire packages from £26 per person

Host your celebrations at our Tales of Tea Restaurant – with our affordable private restaurant hire hot and cold buffet packages starting at just £26 per person* you can celebrate in style.

* Min numbers and room hire charges apply.

Find out more
Tales of Tea cafe in Coventry kids menu
Type here to add image optional caption
Restaurants in Coventry lunch, brunch and afternoon tea.
Type here to add image optional caption

Our daytime lunch and brunch menu

Think classic dishes, carefully selected ingredients and a range of brunch, lunch and vegan options for you to choose from. 

Advance booking is recommended due to demand however lunch and brunch is available to book on the day subject to availability.


Coventry afternoon tea at Tales of Tea
Type here to add image optional caption
Call us
Type here to add optional caption

Tales of Tea gift vouchers

Are you looking for the perfect gift to give to someone special?

Whether it’s a birthday present, a Christmas gift or to give someone a thoughtful present, our Tales of Tea gift vouchers are ideal for those wishing to gift a unique and tasty dining experience at our atmospheric restaurant.

Vouchers are available to purchase in multiples of £10s and £20s to create your desired amount.

To purchase your vouchers please call our restaurant and we will have these available to collect during open hours. Please note we are a cashless building therefore can only accept card payment. 

*Please note vouchers are not able to be split into smaller amounts after purchase. We are not able to give change from vouchers.

Tel: 024 77 10 36 95

Call Us

Book a table at our Tales of Tea restaurant

You might also like

Image source: Culture Coventry Trust / Coventry Archives

Visit the historical Guildhall

book a visit
Type here to add image optional caption


Image source: Coventry City Council

Meetings and events fit for royalty


Be the first to hear about any news, events, or updates

Still immersed in the history of St Mary’s Guildhall?
Sign up for our newsletter.
Please note that the Guildhall will be closed on Monday 3rd June, due to a private event. Please note: the Tales of Tea restaurant will be open as usual. Transform your business gatherings with our premium meeting rooms and private dining hire options at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry!
This is default text for notification bar
Skip to content