The Duchess of Bedford was onto something when she discovered a wee sandwich and a slice of cake mid afternoon was just the ticket to tide you over until dinner time.
Delicious sandwiches, savouries, homemade treats and fluffy scones all washed down with lashings of loose leaf tea or freshly brewed coffee....what more could you ask for?
Perthshire is full of gorgeous afternoon teas to choose from; enjoy yours in sumptuous surroundings with stunning views, tuck in while nestled in the comfort of a local cafe or sit back and enjoy it al fresco.
Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa | Willows Cafe & Restaurant | The Bothy | Glendoick Garden Centre | Crieff Hydro | Loch Leven's Larder | The Green Hotel | Gleneagles Hotel | Dunkeld House Hotel | Atholl Palace
Enjoy an Afternoon Tea during lockdown; these tasty treats are delivered straight to your door from some of Perthshire's favourite suppliers.
There's no better way to spend an afternoon than a personally guided tasting with a flight of Iain Burnett’s gourmet chocolates!
For a traditionally Scottish afternoon tea, head to The Green Hotel in Kinross.
The Atholl Palace opened in 1878 and still serves one of the best afternoon teas in Perthshire.
Baked in the palace kitchens; made fresh every day, you’ll find traditional varieties alongside an abundance of flavours ready to enjoy inside or out.
Enjoy a delicious Afternoon Tea at an award-winning family-run farm, restaurant, deli and gift shop.
The Gleneagles Hotel provides Afternoon Tea in their stunning Glendevon Room.
Enjoy a delicious Afternoon Tea at the stunning Dunkeld House Hotel.
Glendoick Garden Centre Café, located in the Carse of Gowrie is delighted to launch their new afternoon tea.
The Huntingtower Hotel just outside of Perth City Centre, offer a delicious and beautifully presented Afternoon Tea.
Enjoy afternoon tea in the countryside include ten elements balanced carefully between savoury and sweet.
The indulgent past-time is even sweeter at Fonab Castle including Ruinart Champagne or a Gin Afternoon Tea versions!
Settle into the comfort of the Drawing Room for an elegant afternoon which including delicate savouries and an array of tempting cakes.
This firm local favourite in Perth also do a fabulous afternoon tea - perfect for sharing!
Willows are launching something which has long been anticipated (and requested!); Afternoon Tea.
Experience a truly Victorian afternoon tea in the Winter Garden at Crieff Hydro.