Richmond Tea Rooms is one of the most impressive places to tuck into dainty sandwiches, handmade cupcakes and bubbly. Riffing on an Alice in Wonderland theme, explore the menu over the Sunday papers while relaxing on a velveteen chaise longue. The 'Richmond Tea' is probably the most indulgent of the options, taking in Champagne, cakes, pastries, finger sandwiches, a large scone with clotted cream and Tip Tree jam plus tea and coffee for £23.50 although you could go simple with tea, scone etc for £6.50. Cakes (from £3.70) are a forte; strawberry tart, eclairs, Victoria sponge, cheesecake, Eton mess, gingerbread men are highlights of a list that includes something for everyone. With patisserie as much of a treat as a full spread, its the perfect option for appetites large and small at this fantasy in the heart of the Gay Village.