Summertime Means Tea Time

June 06, 2013
Introducing a Gluten-Free Menu in the Palm Court: The Drake Hotel’s Palm Court is delighted to introduce a new gluten-free alternative to the traditional afternoon tea menu.  The menu, including gluten-free sandwiches, pastries, and scones will be effective May 31, 2013. Today, an increased amount of people have special dietary needs and food allergies, yet very few options cater to their needs.   “We are pleased to be expanding our menu offerings to fit the health needs of all clientele,” says Food and Beverage Director Eric Benamara.  “We wanted to ensure that the Drake offered them somewhere they could still indulge in the luxury of Afternoon Tea.” Traditional Afternoon Tea is served daily, gluten-free menu options are available upon request.   Revisit the Palm Court for Special Summer Price!  This summer is the perfect time to take a break from the hustle and bustle and revisit the Palm Court for afternoon tea.  Starting in June, an exclusive customary tea will be offered in the serene Palm Court atmosphere, just mention the Summertime Tea code to your server and receive a special summer price.  For an extra touch of luxury, enjoy a glass of champagne with afternoon tea and make your experience every inch the elegant and refined occasion it should be.  Make your afternoon tea reservation, visit OpenTable or contract Shaun Rajah at 312.932.4619 or