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Fantastic atmosphere and service

We came for afternoon tea on Saturday. Very delicious sandwiches and cakes with fantastic service... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Benjamin D
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High tea

High tea was very good. Great selections of teas with the usual sandwiches, scones and cakes. Nice... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Ronnie E
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9 Jan 2017
“Fantastic atmosphere and service”
20 Oct 2016
“High tea”
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38 Charlotte Square | The Crowne Plaza Edinburgh - The Roxburghe, Edinburgh EH2 4HQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We came for afternoon tea on Saturday. Very delicious sandwiches and cakes with fantastic service. Very relaxing, could have stayed all afternoon!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

High tea was very good. Great selections of teas with the usual sandwiches, scones and cakes. Nice peaceful break from shopping with the wife and two girls.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ronnie E
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Lovely afternoon tea in a quiet cosy setting. Nice service, and no hurrying us out when we'd finished

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank gutteridge
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Came to the afternoon tea during the festival with my fiancé to celebrate our 2nd anniversary without booking a table in advance and both the selection of afternoon teas and the service were excellent! Complimentary glass of Prosecco was a nice touch too! My fiancé...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Oskar G
Reviewed 28 July 2016

An amazing afternoon tea at the Samovar Lounge, which is part of the Roxburghe Hotel on Charlotte Square. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. The little jars of homemade lemonade were a welcome treat. Would definitely visit here again.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank LouS1982
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We had a nice afternoon tea here. Glass of prosecco, followed by sandwiches, scones, different kinds of patisserie and fresh leaf tea. Friendly staff

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank michel l
Reviewed 4 August 2015

It is always a leisure time to take when having a champagne tea or without the champaign. The service was excellent an unobtrusive. The selections of sandwiches, scones and treats was of the highest quality and presentation. Treat your self and try it.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Mars1964
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Our second visit to the Samovar Lounge with Lesley's mum, and what a great place to enjoy some afternoon treats. We settled (once again) on their excellent afternoon tea selection, working our way through a variety of sandwhiches (including cucumber of course), and then via...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank grahamc785
Reviewed 1 August 2014

My wife went here a few weeks ago for a 'Champagne' afternoon tea with a number of friends. They ate in the 'George Suite' which conveys a very relaxing atmosphere. There was an initial misunderstanding when the waitress started pouring the wine from a bottle...More

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