Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh Zoo-Themed Afternoon Tea

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh zoo afternoon tea

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian have teamed up with Edinburgh Zoo for an extra special zoo-themed afternoon tea!

From 26th April until 30th June,  you can enjoy a fun-filled afternoon tea.  The afternoon tea is served in the iconic Peacock Alley lounge of Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh and is suitable for all ages.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh zoo afternoon tea

The Edinburgh Zoo Afternoon Tea features Chilean flamingos made of strawberry milkshake choux buns, Queensland koalas made of mint chocolate chip petit gateau, giant pandas made of triple chocolate delice, miniature giraffes made of watermelon ganache filled macarons and king penguins made of deconstructed banoffee pie.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh zoo afternoon tea
Behind the scenes

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh zoo afternoon tea

To accompany this afternoon tea there are savoury treats including Scottish roast beef, onion marmalade and truffle mayonnaise on sliced baguette, smoked salmon and dill crème fraiche sandwich, sun-dried tomato and ricotta quiche, followed by a freshly baked plain & sultana scones and an array of loose leaf teas to choose from.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh zoo afternoon tea

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh will donate £5 per afternoon tea to the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, the wildlife conservation charity which leads Edinburgh Zoo, to support their great work to safeguard threatened species in Scotland and around the world. If this cause is close to your heart, there will also be an option to gift an additional £5 which will provide a £10 donation to the zoo.

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Waldorf Astoria EdinburghWaldorf Astoria Edinburgh’s Edinburgh Zoo Afternoon Tea is priced at £40 per person and available as classic, vegan and free from gluten.

Peacock Alley Lounge is open for bookings from 26th April from Monday to Friday 12-5pm.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh zoo afternoon tea

Waldorf Astoria Afternoon Tea at Home is priced at £70 for two people and available Wednesday to Sunday 12-2pm for delivery and collection.


To book your table, email
or call 0131 222 8824.

Find out more about Waldorf Astoria Afternoon Tea at Home, visit:www.waedinburgh.co.uk.


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