Afternoon Tea in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Afternoon Tea is a great way to spend the afternoon as you tuck into some delicious food and catch up with friends. From a hen party to an Afternoon Tea for two, this is one event everyone’s going to enjoy.

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What’s involved in an Afternoon Tea for two?

Edinburgh Afternoon Tea for two is the perfect way to spend the day as you sit back, relax and enjoy a right royal British affair. From finger sandwiches to freshly baked warm scones with jam and cream – what more could you want? How about cakes, petit fours and fresh strawberries to complete the feast! And who could forget about the prosecco, tea, coffee and cocktails on offer as well?

The Scottish capital doesn’t take Afternoon Tea lightly and neither should you! This is perfect for a birthday party, team building and hen party in Edinburgh for a fun but classy celebration. No matter what the occasion, an Afternoon Tea is a great way to sit together with friends and family, chat with one another and taste some truly delicious food and drink.

Whether you’re after a more traditional tea or a quirkier take on the classic – there is certainly something for everyone to enjoy and sink their teeth into. The perfect Afternoon Tea treat for two to unwind in the middle of a busy day exploring Edinburgh.

Why go to an Afternoon Tea in Edinburgh?

Afternoon Tea in Edinburgh

This city has the perfect mix of activities and sights to see in the day as well as a buzzing nightlife to boot with a great theatre, lively bars and even livelier clubs. If you’re in the city for a hen party you can go on your event in the day before exploring more of what this city has to offer by night.

From Edinburgh castle to the royal mile, you can have a wander around and explore the sights, or even combine sightseeing with some delicious snacks and head on the Afternoon Tea Tour Bus. You’ll sit down to a full Afternoon Tea on board this fully working bus as you’re driven around the city and seeing the sights from the comfort of your seat. A great treat for two or a fab hen party in Edinburgh everyone’s going to remember.

Will we spill our drinks on an Afternoon Tea Bus?

No don’t worry, the bus goes slowly so you can enjoy your Afternoon Tea as well as taking in the wonderful sights of Edinburgh. Why not request a seat on the upper deck and take in your surroundings, or if you’re not feeling too confident you can always sit below – just make sure you request a table preference at the point of enquiry.

Is there a dress code?

There may be dress codes in regard to each venue however there is no specific dress code for Afternoon Tea. The usual code of conduct is to dress smart casual. However, if you’re heading on a hen do or birthday party it’s natural you might want to wear fancy dress or come in a theme. Please double check with the Afternoon Tea provider beforehand via the Fizzbox messaging service. Of course, most venues will be happy to allow fancy dress but in some venues this may not be in the case.

Book your Afternoon Tea in Edinburgh now

Take a look at the listings in Edinburgh and enquire with the venue for an availability check all online via the fizzbox website. Just input the number of guests, the date and the time you want to attend in the enquiry box on the activity page. Once you’re down click the enquire button and this will send a direct message to the venue. From your account on the fizzbox website you can message the venue directly and ask them any questions all online.

We had a wonderful time. Lovely food and drink with a great atmosphere. Would definitely come back again.
12 very delighted peolpe. A lovely time and the food was awesome. Well done team.


  • Do you cater for special dietary requirements?

    Many of our venues do, including gluten free, vegan and vegetarian options, but this varies depending on the activity provider. Just let us know what your requirements are when you send your enquiry and the venue will let you know what they can offer.

  • Can we bring our own alcohol?

    Unfortunately not but some of our afternoon tea activities include a glass of bubbly and there will also often be alcohol available to purchase.

  • Can we wear fancy dress?

    Smart casual is always a safe bet with afternoon tea but if you’re celebrating a special occasion like a birthday or hen party, it’s understandable that you might want to dress up. Just ask the activity provider when you make an enquiry and they’ll let you know their rules.

  • Won’t we spill our drinks on an Afternoon Tea Bus?

    No, don’t worry! The tables are designed to hold your food and drinks so you can sit back comfortably and enjoy the ride.

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