Review: Afternoon Tea at Urban Retreat, Harrods
Harrods, Brompton Road, London SW1 X 7XL
The practical details
On my first visit, the sandwiches were delicious – there just weren’t enough of them! The sandwiches were nowhere near as good on my second visit.
The scones and pastries
Now, scones. Or, rather, scone. One single, plain scone, standing in proud solitude alongside a dollop of clotted cream and a jar of strawberry jam. I’m a little snooty about jars of preserve, considering them inferior to pots of hand-dealt preserves with delicate silver spoons, but there it is.