Best Afternoon Tea in Aberdeen

Considering an Afternoon Tea in Aberdeen but unsure which establishments offer afternoon tea and which are the best places to go.

We have compiled a list of the best afternoon tea Aberdeen can provide, so if you are looking for the perfect afternoon tea with friends, a romantic valentines afternoon tea, a mothers day afternoon tea treat for your mum, or just a special treat for yourself, check out:

27 Afternoon Tea Aberdeen Has To Offer

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Almondine


15 Chapel Street, Aberdeen AB10 1SQ

Why not enjoy a beautiful afternoon tea in the comfort of your own home during lockdown. Almondine we can supply you with freshly cut finger sandwiches, an array of five colourful patisserie miniatures, scones with clotted cream and preserves for

£21.00 per personwhich can be delivered direct to your door!

See website for further details


49-53 Queen’s Road, Aberdeen AB15 4YP

Dainty and delicious, this is what afternoons with friends were made for. Whether a simple but adorable cream tea, or the full works with Champers, no afternoon is complete without a perfect cream sponge or a fluffy scone smothered in strawberry jam. Add a glass of prosecco for £5 or champagne for £7

From £20 per person

Available Friday – Sunday from 12 noon -2.30pm.

1906 Restaurant at HMT

His Majesty’s Theatre, Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen AB25 1GL

With a great location within the opulent His Majesty’s Theatre, 1906 Restaurant is Aberdeen’s only in-theatre dining venue and the relaxed restaurant offers stunning views over Union Terrace Gardens.

Take in the lovely sights as you tuck into a delicious afternoon tea for two including a tiered selection of mouth-watering sandwiches, cakes, tea and coffee, plus an optional small bottle of fizz each.

See website for prices and opening times.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - 210 Bistro

210 Bistro

210 Market St, Aberdeen AB11 5PQ

Enjoy a selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones in this stylish bar, kitchen and restaurant. You can choose a classic afternoon tea or even treat yourself to a cocktail.

From £14 per person

Saturday 12 noon – 4.30pm (booking essential)

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Mollys Bistro at Aberdeen Douglas Hotel

Aberdeen Douglas Hotel

43-45 Market St, Aberdeen AB11 5EL

Afternoon tea is served in Molly’s Bistro. Delicious sandwiches, fresh scones, traybakes, tea, chocolate dipped strawberries & optional prosecco – heaven!

Booking is essential, see website for further details.

on Tea Aberdeen - Arduthie House

Arduthie House

Ann Street, Stonehaven AB39 2DA

Arduthie Tea Rooms opened in 2016 and has been described as an ‘oasis of calm serenity’. Specialising in Afternoon Teas and Cream Teas,they offer delicious homemade cakes, bakes, and scones.

See website for prices and opening times.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Barra Berries Farm Shop

Barra Berries Farm Shop

Barra Castle, Oldmeldrum, Inverurie AB51 0BB

Aberdeenshire farm shop Barra Berries has launched afternoon teas available for delivery and takeaway.

Located at Barra Castle near Oldmeldrum, the shop will be offering the indulgent afternoon teas for customers on Fridays and Saturdays.

Priced at £20 per person, there will be a selection of both savoury and sweet treats included.

See website for details.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Cafe Creo

Cafe Creo

171 George St, Aberdeen AB25 1HX

Step into an exquisite atmosphere in the heart of Aberdeen shopping district. Sit back and relax as you enjoy freshly brewed coffee crafted by Cafe Creo’s Baristas. Cafe Creo’s serve breakfast, lunches, pastries and more in between. Sandwiches, paninis, wraps, baguettes and salads are made freshly to order. They also offer delicious afternoon teas.

See their Instagram page for more ideas.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Carmelite


Sterling Street, Merchant Quarter, Aberdeen, AB11 6JU

Tea or Coffee  is served from China Teapots, along with a tiered cake stand adorned with freshly made sandwiches, home-baked scones, jam and cream; as well as a selection of cakes and traybakes. Perfect for relaxing or partying.

From £16 per person

Served Friday – Sunday day 12pm – 4pm

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Celebrations of Turriff

Celebrations of Turriff

15 Main St, Turriff AB53 4AA

Sample an appealing selection of morning coffees, daily lunches, special weekend roast lunches, afternoon teas with delicious homebakes, scones, freshly grilled pancakes and meringues.

Open daily – see website for times.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Craighaar Hotel

Craighaar Hotel

Waterton Rd, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9HS

Relax in the Library with the Craighaar Afternoon Tea, with every item carefully selected for taste and quality. Enjoy a selection of freshly made finger sandwiches, homemade plain and fruit scones with cream and jam, a selection of cakes, pastries and homemade shortbread. Served with your choice of tea or freshly brewed coffee.

£14.95 per person

See website for opening times.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Cults Hotel

Cults Hotel

328 North Deeside Road, Cults, Aberdeen AB15 9SE

The Cults Hotel is situated on the outskirts of Aberdeen within three miles of the city centre in the rural setting of Cults. Relax and enjoy freshly made sandwiches, scones, sweet pastries and cupcakes.

£15 per person.

Served daily from 2.30pm to 4.30pm.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Forest Cafe

Forest Cafe

Midmar, Inverurie AB51 7NB

Enjoy a selection of sandwiches, scones and sweet treats at the Forest Cafe. There is also a themed festive afternoon tea at Christmas.

From £19.50 per person

See website for opening times

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Kirk View Cafe and Bistro

Kirk View Cafe and Bistro

27-29 Union Terrace, Aberdeen AB10 1NN

Here you will be able to select four different toppings per person for your freshly made Brushettas and a trio of homemade desserts. Now available for collection and delivery.

Classic Afternoon Tea – £14.95;  Afternoon Tea with a Cocktail – £18

Available Friday and Saturday’s from 12-8pm.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Norwood Hall Hotel

Macdonald Norwood Hall

Garthdee Road, Aberdeen AB15 9FX

Afternoon tea is served traditionally on tiered cake stands with savoury finger-sized sandwiches, followed by scones with jam and cream, a selection of cakes and more

Macdonald Afternoon Tea £20.00, Champagne £28; Cream Tea £7.00

See website for opening times

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Maryculter House Hotel

Maryculter House Hotel

Maryculter House, South Deeside Road, Maryculter, Aberdeen, AB12 5GB

The Maryculter House afternoon tea is a sumptuous celebration of seasonal savoury and sweet treats, it’s the ultimate indulgent experience. Add a glass or two of bubbles, and what better way is there to spend an afternoon?

From £17 per person

Afternoon tea is served Monday – Saturday from 2-4.30pm.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Mercure Aberdeen Caledonian Hotel

Mercure Aberdeen Caledonian Hotel

10-14 Union Terrace, Aberdeen AB10 1WE

Enjoy sandwiches, homemade cakes and scones with tea of or coffee in the beautiful andelegant Victorian hotel overlooking Union Terrace Gardens in central Aberdeen.

From £14.95 per persom

See website for opening times

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Netherdale House

Netherdale House

Turriff AB53 4LE

Enjoy a vintage style afternoon tea Soup ‘sip’ to start at Netherdale House in Turriff. Then there are homemade sausage rolls, freshly made sandwiches, mini desserts and home bakes.

From £20 per person

See website for more details.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Palm Court Hotel

Palm Court Hotel

81 Seafield Rd, Aberdeen AB15 7YX

Their afternoon tea selection includes hand cut finger sandwiches, savoury bites, miniature desserts, and truly scrumptious home made scones and jam. These are served in the Bothy Restaurant.

From £18.95 per person

Served daily 12 noon – 4.00pm

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - The Chester Hotel

The Chester Hotel

59-63 Queen’s Road, Aberdeen AB15 4YP

You can enjoy their afternoon tea in the Gallery Bar or in their outdoor marquee. Classic sandwiches and sausage rolls are served alongside scones with jam and clotted cream as well as a plethora of cakes and sweet treats such as strawberry and lemon meringue tarts, and cherry opera cakes

From £26.50. Add £10 for a glass of champagne

Afternoon tea is served from 2-4pm on Wednesday – Sunday

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - The Highlander Bus Cafe

The Highlander Bus Cafe

Beach Blvd, Esplanade, Aberdeen AB11 5DN

Come and enjoy delicious food cooked to order, slow grilled dishes, coffees, cold drinks and delicious desserts with stunning views of the sea from the bus cafe.

Visit the website for further details.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Marcliffe Hotel and Spa

Marcliffe Hotel and Spa

North Deeside Road, Pitfodels, Aberdeen AB15 9YA

Choose from a large variety of sandwiches, scones, pastries and delicious cakes all served on a delightful tiered stand with tea or coffee.

Traditional tea is £25 per person

Booking is required see website for details.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - The Station Hotel

The Station Hotel

78 Guild St, Aberdeen AB11 6GN

Take time out of your day for indulgent high tea, paying homage to this historic hotel and the city of Aberdeen that it calls home. This includes your choice of main course, plus tea or coffee, brown or white toast, cake, fruit scone and preserves.

£10.50 per person

See website for opening times.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Cafe Boheme

Café Boheme

23 Windmill Brae, Aberdeen AB11 6HU

This cafe offers the traditional sweet and savoury options for afternoon tea along with bespoke teas and coffees.

£25 per person

Afternoon tea is served Monday- Sunday from 12 noon -3.00pm.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Corner Tree Cafe

Corner Tree Café

3 Whitehall Road, Aberdeen, AB25 2PP

This cute café on Whitehall Road is perhaps best known for it’s homemade waffles, but they make a mean afternoon tea. They have a festive menu with seasonal delights such as turkey, stuffing and cranberry sandwiches, pigs in blankets, cranberry and white chocolate scones and mini mince pies.

From £19.50 per person

See website for opening times.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - Jojo's Coffee Shop

Jojo’s Coffee Shop

24-28 Belmont St, Aberdeen AB10 1JH

With three to choose from, traditional, prosecco and gin and mini version for kids. 

You choose your sandwich and filing, flavour of scone fresh from the oven and hot drink from the selection of teas, coffees and hot chocolates and they provide and selection of mini cakes, bakes, fudges and desserts.

See website for prices

Served daily 11am-3.00pm.

Afternoon Tea Aberdeen - The Sitting Room

The Sitting Room

Unit 6 The Green, Portlethen, Aberdeen AB12 4UN

This family run Cafe Bar Hideout, is situated in the heart of Portlethen. Suitable and catering for all ages. A variety of menu items and range of hot and cold drinks available. They offer a range of afternoon teas for special occasions.

Visit Facebook for further details.

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