Vintage Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea at Carfraemill Hotel

Why not book Carfraemill's delicious afternoon tea, served with our wonderful vintage tableware. Perfect for a special occasion or just a catch up with friends.


Dates & Times

Available daily from 12 noon until 5pm. For weekend bookings, please call or email to book.

What to Expect

A traditional afternoon tea is the ideal way to celebrate a special occasion but you don't need a reason to book in for this lovely experience.

As the name suggests, this is a post-lunch or pre-dinner ‘meal’ and it revolves around dainty sandwiches and traditional Scottish cakes and sweet treats. We serve all of our afternoon teas on pretty, vintage plates with teacups and saucers.

Afternoon tea is a tradition which has been extremely popular in the whole of Britain, including Scotland, since the 1830s. Carfraemill has been serving Afternoon Tea since at least the 1930s, but probably as far back as the 1800s. So this is the perfect place to sample one of the most traditional versions Scotland has to offer. All of our sandwiches, sausage rolls and baking is homemade right here at Carfraemill and most of our recipes have been passed down through generations in Scotland.

Vintage Afternoon Tea Menu

Selection of traditional finger sandwiches

Homemade sausage rolls

Mini fruit scones served with thick cream and homemade jam

Selection of traybakes and cakes

Unlimited tea or coffee

£13.50 per person

£18.50 per person with a glass of Prosecco

(Minimum 2 people)

How to Book

You can book online on this page for any weekday booking, and for weekend bookings please contact us to book your afternoon tea. We offer gift vouchers for afternoon tea if you're planning to treat a friend.

We also serve a Scottish Borders High Tea - a more substantial and traditional alternative - find out more here.

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