The Glasshouse Hotel - Edinburgh2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3AA

Treat yourself to a delicious Afternoon Tea at the luxurious five-star hotel, The Glasshouse Hotel. Indulge in the great British tradition at this iconic Edinburgh building that was formerly Lady Glenorchy Church.

Afternoon Tea is served in the Observatory Restaurant which provides trendy and stylish surroundings in which diners can enjoy their meal while experiencing views of Calton Hill. Guests can also access the magnificent 2 acre roof top terrace.

The Glasshouse Hotel have put an original twist on the traditional Afternoon Tea with a menu featuring unique savoury delicacies and sumptuous sweet treats accompanied by a pot of PMD teas. 

The award winning The Glasshouse Hotel is located in the heart of the City Centre, next door to the Edinburgh Playhouse and just a 2 minute walk away from the vibrant Princes Street shopping area.

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served 1pm to 4pm from Tuesday - Saturday

  2. Booking:

    Booking is essential

  3. Nearest railway station:

    Edinburgh Waverley

  4. Approach:


  5. Where to sit:

    The Observatory Restaurant

  6. Dress code:

    Smart casual

  7. Children:

    Children of all ages welcome

  8. Music:

    No live music

  9. Credit cards:

    All major credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:


  11. Outdoor Seating:

    Two acre roof top terrace

  12. Disabled access:


  13. Dogs:

    Guide dogs only

  14. Gluten free:


  15. Vegan:


  16. Nut free:


  17. Award Winner:


  18. Halal:


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  • Afternoon Tea
    1pm to 4pm
    Tuesday - Saturday

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