The Cafe at the Palace of HolyroodhousePalace of Holyroodhouse, Canongate, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DX

Afternoon Tea Awards 2019 - Commended


In a striking setting at the end of the famous Royal Mile in Edinburgh, The Café at the Palace is one of the ultimate Afternoon Tea destinations. Its outdoor terrace in the historic Mews Courtyard gives diners views over Arthur's Seat, and the tea is served in specially commissioned chinaware.

Dedicated to using only the very finest of local ingredients and produce, as demonstrated by their Visit Scotland Taste our Best accreditation. By sourcing all of their ingredients locally you can be assured that only the freshest and tastiest of Scottish delights go into creating their award winning Afternoon Teas.

A wide selection of Tea Palace loose leaf teas are served and you can indulge in a crisp glass of Pannier Brut champagne or refreshing Edinburgh Gin cocktail.

Fully gluten free, dairy free and vegan Afternoon Teas are available. Great care is taken in providing for all guests, even the little ones aren't forgotten about with a special Children's Afternoon Tea.

The Cafe at the Palace was awarded a Commended certificate at the Afternoon Tea Awards 2019 in recognition of its high quality Afternoon Tea service.

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served 12pm to 4pm Thursday - Monday

  2. Booking:

  3. Nearest railway station:

    Waverly station

  4. Approach:

  5. Where to sit:

    Green room within mews courtyard

  6. Dress code:

    Smart Casual

  7. Children:

    Children are welcome

  8. Music:

    No Live Music

  9. Credit cards:

    Credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:

    Garden seating available

  11. Outdoor Seating:

    Weather Permitting

  12. Disabled access:

    Disabled Access

  13. Dogs:

    Guide dogs only

  14. Gluten free:

    Yes, available upon request

  15. Vegan:

    Yes, available upon request

  16. Nut free:

    Yes, available upon request

  17. Award Winner:

    Afternoon Tea Awards 2019 - Commended

  18. Halal:

    Yes, available upon request

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  • Afternoon Tea
    12pm to 4pm
    Thursday - Monday
From pp£21.00

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