A heartier portion with some indulgent snacks and a trio of fantastic beers


Rabbie whiled away many an afternoon when he had finished printing the latest edition of the Scotsman. Lazy afternoons with his cohorts, hearty fayre, strong tea and a beer or two. Quite the life for the man about town…

For the sophisticated man about town the Bothy hosts a Gentleman’s Afternoon Tea for those discerning gents who favour hearty fayre, strong tea, fine beer and good company.

Our chefs have put together an altogether masculine slant on the traditional afternoon tea, swapping out traditional delicate finger food and replacing it with homemade tarts, sausage rolls and proper sandwiches. A pot of tea served strong and a trio of delicious tank fresh beers to round off the proceedings.


Our afternoon teas are offered daily at 12pm, 2pm or 4pm.

Each sitting is 90 minutes. Please let us know if you have any allergies or dietary requirements prior to booking.


As well as a flight of three incredible beers your tea stand contains a selection of homemade treats and hearty bites that may include…

– Homemade Bratwurst Sausage Rolls

– Doorstopper open sandwich with Pesto Chicken & Monty jack cheese

– Chilli beef tart, shin slow cooked in beer reduction

– Rabbie’s caramel short­bread

– Homebaked Beer Brownie

– Homemade scone with Clotted Cream & Boozy Jam


£30 per person
(Based on a minimum of 2 guests attending)


To book please contact the events team directly either at or call on 0131 226 9560

Advanced booking required by 5pm of the day prior to the visit


Purchase as a gift and we will send out a voucher and card to the recipient for a prepaid Gentleman’s afternoon tea.

Handling charge £3.00 includes recorded delivery

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    1A Market Street, Edinburgh


    0131 226 9560


    1. Age policy| Excluding guests that are visiting as part of a dining party Brewhemia operates an over 21 policy. Challenge 25 is in operation. All guests under 21 are allowed in the venue until 10pm.

    2. Dress Code | Brewhemians are a dapper bunch, we request that all guests dress appropriately and not for getting the messages. If it’s on Geordie Shore you won’t get through the door. No fancy dress and no football colours, no sportswear or workwear please. We don’t allow decorations either, including balloons, banners etc.

    3. Bookings will be held for 15 minutes, after this time all tables/areas will be re-opened for other customers. Any areas left unattended for longer than 15 minutes will not be held.

    4. Due to our layout you may be seated across multiple tables and we reserve the right to re-allocate bookings within the venue.

    5. Please note we are a live entertainment venue and therefore there will likely be loud, live music on during your visit, including immersive and interactive performers.

    6. Right of admission | We reserve the right to refuse admission or service at any time. Please drink responsibly and behave appropriately.

    7. Holding Tables reservations of 5 or under are allocated a 2 hour dining window, 6 or more two and a half hours, 9 or more operate a three hour allocation.