Kick off your weekend with a delicious dining experience in Glasgow! Enjoy all the sights of the city from our vintage bus while you dine. Hop on the Glasgow tour bus and book online!
Edinburgh Afternoon Tea with Gin
- Adult Ages 18 and older
- Child Ages 5-9 years
Discover Edinburgh with a delicious serving of Afternoon Tea and Gin Pot-tails
Join us for a fun and refreshing afternoon in Edinburgh aboard the vintage red bus with a delicious afternoon tea and our signature gin pot-tails.
You’re guaranteed a birds eye view of all the city’s famous landmarks and pretty terraces from the top deck of our iconic red bus. A must see!
Our friendly team will welcome you aboard and guide you to your table. Slide into your seat and delight upon your Afternoon Tea stand loaded with delicious sweet and savoury treats.
Enjoy all the classics including home baked scones with fresh whipped cream and jam, sandwiches, mini bread rolls or wraps, mini quiche, petit fours and mouth watering cakes.
As well as tea, coffee and a glass of fizz you’ll be served a signature gin pot-tail. We use a variety of mouthwatering fragrant Scottish gins. Each pot-tail is freshly prepared over ice and topped with pretty dainty edible flowers. Cheers to you!
Eat and drink at your pleasure as the vintage bus takes you on a wonderful journey of discovery through the city.
Visiting Glasgow? Join us for the afternoon tea tours in Glasgow.
Planning a gift for someone special? Give them a unique experience aboard the Red Bus Bistro. Our vouchers are easy to buy and make a fabulous gift.
Hen parties – we’ve got you covered. Select from our add on packages to uplevel your special celebration. All the details are found in the booking form.
***We welcome children 5 years and older on our Edinburgh Tour.
Sharing a table is a great way to meet new people. Depending on availability you may have to share. If you prefer to have your own table a fee of £10 per seat will secure your space. To arrange, email us at [email protected] or call us on 01355 229448.
Join us for a unique city sightseeing tour. The 90 minute experience includes a bus tour around the city’s famous landmarks with ‘bite size’ chunks of storytelling, freshly prepared Afternoon Tea, fizz, fresh tea or coffee and a signature gin pot-tail.
**Seasonal changes may alter the menu selection
Classic Afternoon Tea serving per person
A glass of prosecco per person
A serving of fresh tea or coffee per person
One pot of Gin Cocktail
Our Gin tour is suitable for patrons who are 18+ years of age. Note that under 18s may still be present on board.
To keep the original charm of the Routemaster bus the dining tables are fashionably snug, 1960’s style. The table dimensions are:
26.7 inches x 22.8 inches
During high season and on busy days you may be required to share a table with other guests.
You can upgrade to your own table with specific seats:
Front pair upstairs: £6pp; Guaranteed upstairs: £4pp; Exclusive use of table for
During high season and on busy days you may be required to share a table with four: £10 per unused seat.
To arrange please call us once your booking is confirmed.
Children up to 9 years are welcome. Cost per child is £20. 10 years old and over full adult price.
The Routemaster buses were not built with toilet facilities. There are no toilets on board.
The tour will stop for a 15-minute comfort break close to public facilities. A nice opportunity to stretch your legs.
We can cater to a range of dietary requirements if we are informed in advance. Select your options above to book online or call us to confirm.
We cannot guarantee that all of our ingredients have been produced in a nut-free environment.
To support our emergency services and as special thanks, employees of the NHS, Police and Fire Service, and current and retired members of HM Forces receive a 20% discount.
We pick up – and drop off – at St Andrew Square Edinburgh EH2 2AD