Afternoon Tea in Taipei At W Taipei
Are you looking for amazing views of Taipei 101 while munching on some delicious treats? W Taipei offers a truly one-of-a-kind afternoon tea experience with incredible 101 views! Here’s what it’s like to experience afternoon tea in Taipei at YEN BAR at W Taipei.
W Taipei, Taiwan at a Glance
Owned by Marriott International, the W Hotels luxury hotel chain is generally marketed towards a younger age group. Currently, W has 52 hotels in 25 countries and are constantly expanding globally. W Taipei is located in the heart of the vibrant Xinyi district, where great shopping meets modern architecture and hot nightlife.
Sunny Yen Afternoon Tea in Taipei at W Taipei
The theme of the afternoon tea set at W Taipei is the Taiwanese pastry sun cake. This means you get to try traditional local treats with a modern twist! The SUNNY YEN afternoon tea set at W Taipei includes 10 kinds of sweets and savories made with local ingredients, free flow tea or coffee for two and 3 glasses of cocktails and 1 glass of mocktail.
On top of that, the afternoon tea set is served at YEN Bar on the 31st floor of W Taipei with whooping views of the iconic Taipei 101.
Besides afternoon tea, YEN Bar also serves over 80 kinds of whisky, 90 kinds of cocktails and 100 kinds of wine along with modern Asian tapas.
For my cocktail, I chose Summer Solstice, a refreshing cocktail with pineapple juice, caramel syrup, herring liquor and fresh lime juice, which was just divine.I also had an Iced Latte, which was also very delicious. The sweet and savory treats were all exquisite and the quality was very good for the price.
Here’s a list of what was included in the afternoon tea set:
CHINESE TASTERS (savory)
- Dajia taro bun
- Yilan water bamboo vegetarian dumpling
- Changhua cabbage chicken dumpling
- Seafood squid pastry
- Changhua oyster and chives spring roll
- Sun cake hazelnut pop
- White chocolate mascarpone chantilly butterfly pea sun cake tart
- Osmanthus cheese cake with green tea sun cake
- Whiskey coke marshmallow strawberry macaron
- Black berry rose jam Napoleon with sun cake flake
The tea, coffee and drink selection is also very good and includes the following:
Summer Solstice, Gleaming Dawn, Taiyang Souvenirs, Shimmering Dew (mocktail)
Darjeeling, English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Pure Chamomile Flowers, Peppermint, Iced Tea
Dong Ding Oolong, Sansia Bi Luo Chun, Premium Jasmine
Americano, Espresso/Double, Cafe Latte, Cappuccino, W Hot Chocolate, Iced Coffee, Iced Latte
PRICE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
- Venue: YEN Bar (31st floor)
- Time: Daily 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM
- Price: TWD 1,800 +10% service charge
- Inclusion: Sweet and savory snacks, free flow tea or coffee for two and 3 glasses of cocktails, 1 glass of mocktail.
- Inquiries: +886 2 7703 8887 or firstname.lastname@example.org
*Reservation needs to be made at least 1 day before
ENJOY A BREAK BETWEEN SIGHTSEEING!
The SUNNY YEN Afternoon Tea Set at W Taipei is perfect to relax in between sightseeing. It’s also great for a relaxing afternoon with girlfriends or to take your special someone out on an unforgettable date. It’s also the only hotel in Xinyi District where you have perfect views of the entire 101 building.
I recommend booking your SUNNY YEN Afternoon Tea Set in advance as it is often fully booked, especially on weekends!
HOW TO GET THERE
Address: 10 Zhongxiao East Road, Sec. 5 Xinyi District, Taipei
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