The Balmoral Afternoon Tea

1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ

The Balmoral

1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ

The Balmoral’s Palm Court is an award-winning afternoon tea venue, most recently as a Tea Guild Award of Excellence Winner. Experience The Balmoral Afternoon Tea under the sparkling glass dome and Venetian glass chandelier of Palm Court and choose from a selection of 20 exclusive loose-leaf teas accompanied by a variety of sandwiches, scones and cakes.

Information about your visit

Tea Times
Monday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Tuesday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Wednesday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Thursday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Friday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Saturday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Sunday12.00pm - 5.00pm
Menus & Pricing

Afternoon tea prices start from £50.00 per person.

Afternoon Tea
amuse bouche

Garden Pea, apple, cucumber & matcha velouté


Sweet potato cake, Chipotle emulsion
Haggis puff, tea soaked apricot


Coronation Chicken
Heather honey & Arran mustard glazed gammon
Applewood cheese, spring onion, peppers
Balmoral’s smoked salmon, crème fraîche, chives
Egg mayonnaise, mustard cress, malt bread


Classic scone & fruit scone
with clotted cream & homemade Balmoral jam, crafted by Heather Hills Farm


Vanilla éclair
Coconut & passion fruit Tart
Balmoral chocolate cake

Choice of loose leaf teas or coffee

£50 per person

Please note that menus are subject to change. All prices and offers are subject to change by the venue unless stated on your booking confirmation.

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