About Cup Tea Lounge Edinburgh
Lovely afternoon tea
Very nice afternoon tea good choice of savouries, scones, and cakes. Amazing selection of teas and very knowledgeable staff.
Opulent tea lounge in Edinburgh’s West End
Located on South Charlotte Street, just off Charlotte Square, Cup Tea Lounge is a smart city centre venue for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea. With table service, chandeliers and plush seating, Cup Tea Lounge fits neatly into Edinburgh’s West End. While gourmet teas are the main focus, they also stock some seventy or so gins – a handy tonic after a long session browsing the local boutiques.
Afternoon tea and more
As well as dozens of carefully selected loose leaf teas, Cup Tea Lounge offers an extensive range of innovative cupcakes, macarons and scones. More substantial brunch choices include several variations on eggs Benedict, breakfast sliders and a build your own breakfast menu with an appetising selection of hot items, toasts, waffles, pancakes, fruits and sauces. Creative soups, salads, sandwiches and toasties keep the lunchtime crowds smiling.
The sumptuous three stage afternoon tea is served with your choice of tea, coffee or hot chocolate. You could also indulge yourself by adding Champagne, Prosecco or a teapot cocktail.
h3, Edinburgh city centre transport links
Cup Tea Lounge is on South Charlotte Street, by Charlotte Square and in between Princes and George Streets. There is restricted parking. The nearest pay parking is at Castle Terrace. At just under a kilometre, Cup Tea Lounge is equidistant from Waverley and Haymarket train stations. The tram line and several of Edinburgh’s major bus routes run along Princes Street.