A little bird told us that you’re craving afternoon tea – ideally, the tipsy kind.
So might we make an egg-citing suggestion that tou-can enjoy?
What about afternoon tea served in an elegant birdcage and accompanied by perfect serve G&Ts?
This Big Deal on a birdcage afternoon tea at The Lantern Room in Edinburgh offers a delightfully quirky take on everyone’s favourite treat. Seriously, once you’ve tried it, you’ll be ra-ven about it for months…
Based in the Courtyard By Marriott hotel in the city centre, The Lantern Room is a sleek and contemporary dining space. The hotel is actually the former home of Robert Louis Stevenson’s grandfather, so expect bags of atmosphere.
As The Lantern Room is at the top of Leith Walk, you could take a lovely waterside stroll after your treat.
With this Big Deal, two people can enjoy a tipsy afternoon tea with a perfect serve G&T each. The gin will be Caorunn, a handcrafted Scottish botanical.
Unique afternoon tea
As mentioned, afternoon tea at The Lantern Room is a little bit different, as it is served in a beautiful shining birdcage.
Two people can enjoy finger sandwiches, cakes, pastries and traditional scones with clotted cream & jam. You can wash it all down with zingy G&Ts mixed to perfection.
You will also have a choice of tea or coffee. The tea selection is from the award-winning Nuvos and will be served in a chic transparent teapot.
This offer is available seven days until 31st July, meaning you could even save your treat for a summer’s day out.
This TripAdvisor reviewer adored their recent afternoon tea at The Lantern Room:
‘Great afternoon tea. Had it with my family members the other day and could honestly say it was amazing. Sandwiches were nicely made. Scones hot and enough tea for everyone. Great service overall.’ 5/5
Birds of a feather
As you can buy multiples, this birdcage afternoon tea would make for a fun day out with a few friends.
Love birds will enjoy it too as you can cosy up together and nibble on sweet treats while sipping ice-cold G&Ts. Chin, chin.