Edinburgh Afternoon Tea or Gin Tea Experience

Edinburgh Afternoon Tea or Gin Tea Experience

Combine two quintessentially British classic with an Afternoon Tea aboard our vintage Routemaster bus, touring around the Scottish Capital.

Upgrade your tour to include our signature Gin Pot-tails and mix-match between experiences to suit your party.

Dietary Options

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Afternoon Tea or Gin Tea – up to you!

The stage is set for an indulgent afternoon of taking in the breath-taking sights of Scotland’s capital.

Combine two quintessentially British classic with an Afternoon Tea aboard our vintage Routemaster bus.

Step aboard the enchanting Red Bus Bistro for an Afternoon Tea like no other. On your cake stand* you will find traditional scones with fresh whipped cream and jam, a selection of finger sandwiches, Scottish smoked salmon blinis, mini quiches, a selection of petit fours, mini Victoria sponges and meringues all washed down with as much tea and coffee as you can drink.

Our afternoon teas and gin teas are served on the same tour. Your party can mix-and-match which package you wish to indulge in.

*Small seasonal changes may be made to items on the menu

Afternoon Tea

Sit back and relax while a delicious afternoon tea is served accompanied by unlimited tea and coffee and a refreshing glass of prosecco.

Gin Tea

Our signature gin Pot-tails are the highlight of this unique event. We use a variety of flavoured Scottish gins from our supplier Gin Bothy all muddled with aromatic herbs and topped dainty edible flowers.

Book a Gin Tea Experience and ease into an elegant afternoon where two quintessential British classics have been revamped and refreshed – with a twist.

This tour is suitable only for patrons who are 18 years of age and older.

What’s Included

Afternoon Tea Experience

  • Full afternoon tea
  • A glass of prosecco
  • Unlimited tea & coffee

Gin Tea Experience

  • All of the above, plus:
  • One pot of Gin Cocktail

Dates & Duration

Departing at 12pm and 3pm, Wednesday to Sunday.

This experience lasts approximately 90 minutes (subject to traffic conditions).


We pick up – and drop off – at Stance ZF, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3BH.

Dietary Requirements

We can cater to a range of dietary requirements – select your options above to book online, or give us a call to chat further.. We cannot guarantee that all of our ingredients have been produced in a nut-free environment.