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Afternoon Tea at Prestonfield

Priestfield Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5UT +44 1312689328

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Service as well as food and tea is excellent!

Pei-ju Jiang 15 September 2016
from Edinburgh

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Championed by Elle magazine as 'Edinburgh's most indulgent retreat', Afternoon Tea at Prestonfield presents a historical setting, filled with luxury. Guests can bask in the lavish dining room, or the rolling acres of the garden during summer.

Showcasing the finest Scottish produce and time-honoured flavours, the Prestonfield menu presents a nostalgic selection for afternoon tea. Dainty finger sandwiches are filled with honey-roast Ayrshire ham and mustard, whilst sweet options include homemade pastries, and fruit scones lathered with jam and clotted cream. Mini desserts sit atop the assortment, with flavours including dark chocolate éclair, or clementine cheesecake.

Housed within a site dating back to 1687, the dining room at Prestonfield Edinburgh is filled with rich plush fabrics and baroque-style features. As well as a range of fine leaf tea blends, Prestonfield offers an indulgent champagne accompaniment.

Set within 20 stunning acres, Prestonfield restaurant is surrounded by lush greenery. Holyrood Park is just 5 minutes’ walk away.

Afternoon Tea at Prestonfield

Priestfield Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5UT

Contact +44 1312257800
Reservations +44 1312689328

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Customer reviews for Afternoon Tea at Prestonfield

4.5 (((() (based on 54 reviews)
94% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • afternoon tea (48)
  • luxury (31)
  • romantic (27)
  • private dining (25)
  • dinner (22)
  • views (20)
  • lunch (15)
  • large parties (13)
  • value (9)
  • al fresco (7)
  • breakfast (5)
  • business (4)
  • entertainment (4)
  • child friendly (2)
  • trendy (2)
  • ((((* by from Edinburgh

    It was great- exceptional service, choice of room for our party of 7 ,good balance of sweet and savoury -3 sandwiches 2 scones ,2 little savoury amuse bouches,4 2bite cakes and a huge pot of tea from a fantastic selection.The bonus glass of fizz because we had to wait for our table was an unexpected bonus. A real treat.

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Service as well as food and tea is excellent!

  • ((*** by from Edinburgh

    The staff we amazing and cakes and coffee gorgeous. The scones were flat I make better and the haggis Bon Bon was greasy. I would not complain to staff as they were a triumph but it was not worth £50 at all. Very disappointed but staff made the place

  • ((((* by from Perth

    The setting was beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed tea. We would have preferred to have a slightly larger portion of savoury sandwiches to balance the sweets.

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Excellent, you cannot get better!

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Beautiful hotel. Great service, excellent food. Can't wait to return.

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Always a wonderful afternoon st Prestonfield.

  • ((((( by from Jedburgh

    We enjoyed ourselves afternoon tea!!!

  • ((((* by from Edinburgh

    Beautiful old world charm with wonderful food and umpteen pots of tea

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Prestonfield is a wonderful oasis of calm in Edinburgh set in magnificent grounds. We opted for the afternoon tea which was served in the 'Yellow Room'. Service was impeccable and the food delicious.

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