Light lunches and snacks are served Monday - Saturday 12 noon until 4pm
Sunday Lunch is served between 12 noon and 2pm
Afternoon tea served between 2:30pm and 5pm (reservations required 24 hours in advance
- Disabled Access
- Business Lunch
- Private Dining
About Grand Hall
The Grand Hall is at the heart of Mar Hall. Formerly known as the Picture Gallery, it is 118 feet in length. This classic environment is furnished with French style Louis XIV chairs and low coffee tables. Its ornate high ceilings, paintings, tapestries and carpeting capture the breath.
The 20ft windows allow ample natural light and views of the formal gardens, where a vast Lebanese Cedar resides. A resident pianist performs on the Baby Grand to create an appropriate mood for those enjoying a light snack, lunch or Afternoon Tea.
Light lunches and snacks are served Monday to Saturday in the historic Grand Hall from 12 noon until 4pm in a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. Sunday Lunch is served between 12 noon and 2pm.
Afternoon Tea can be enjoyed in the Grand Hall every day between 2:30pm and 5pm (reservations required 24 hours in advance). This includes:
Freshly prepared sandwiches, traditional, home-baked Scottish cakes, scones and your choice of speciality teas and coffees - £22.50 per person
Add a little sparkle to Afternoon Tea and include a glass of champagne - £34.00 per person
We really enjoyed our visit to Mar Hall yesterday. The food and service were excellent. Staff were friendly and helpful. We would definitely return.
We were a little disappointed with our visit for afternoon tea. The grand hall had a wedding reception and the pianist/vocalist was loud and unmusical. We were easily relocated to the bar where. The setting was much quieter. The afternoon tea itself was only of average quality. The scones did not seem fresh and the cakes were a bit past their best. All in all we were disappointed. On a previous visit for dinner in October 2017, the dinning room was cold, the service average and the food below what we would have expected of a hotel of your claimed quality. We have reluctantly decided not to come back and certainly we will not be recommending you to friends. Sorry to give you such negative feedback. James Pettinger
This is an Amazing Place for food and coffee!!! we really love our experience and highly recommend for all luxury lovers! For coffee, for meals, for beautiful nature view - all together in one ! Thank you for friendly and caring services and for tasty food and we will definitely come back for our next team lunch! kind regards, Tatiana and the team
Excellent service and food.
Every time I come here either to stay or for Afternoon Tea I am never disappointed. Mar Hall is just so beautiful you couldn't wish for a nicer place. The Staff are very friendly & efficient. Nothing was too much trouble. It is also the best Afternoon Tea I've ever had & Ive had a few! Such good value for money. Such a spectacular setting for a Wedding too.
Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tea, very relaxing, Food was lovely, no rush, lovely day.
Had a lovely day and the experience and staff were a credit to mar hall. Will definitely be back
Lovely atmosphere and staff so attentive
Lovely day in every aspect
Very attentive staff made us feel very welcome
Beautiful surroundings, lovely food and great service. Will definitely be back.
Excellent afternoon tea , my mum was made feel very special. Staff are excellent.
Afternoon Tea was beautiful, surroundings are gorgeous and atmosphere lovely. We can’t wait to go back. xx
Thor enjoyed our afternoon tea. Good was perfect and staff were very pleasant.
Beautiful afternoon tea, thank you!
A lovely venue, friendly staff and delicious food. Would highly recommend.
Staff were delightful and we had such a lovely afternoon. We will definitely be back!
All of the staff were exceptional and the service was of an extremely high standard.
Excellent service! Beautiful surroundings
Had a most enjoyable time. Food was excellent. Nice relaxed atmosphere. I was with my elderly mother who doesn't like low soft seats, she would have preferred a firmer higher seat but there was no option for alternative seating. Could this may be something you could maybe take on board? Will definitely come again.
My friend who is 90 and myself had a wonderful afternoon with you yesterday. She is not very fit now and so outings are limited. She said to me today how much she had enjoyed our afternoon tea, both the beautiful hall,the Christmas tree and the really lovely food. Everything was delicious and beautifully presented and it was just so nice to sit in that beautiful room and chat for a couple of hours. You have a very kind and attentive staff. Thank you
Had Afternoon tea here which was in the beautiful Grand Hall but unfortunately at times a little chilly but it was about minus 5 outside! Sandwiches, scones and cakes all very nice and had a Christmas theme as mince pies and stollen included. Staff are excellent --friendly and efficient. Would certainly go again.
Have been for afternoon tea on many occasions. Was very disappointed yesterday on size of my vegetarian sandwiches. Compared to my friends non veggie selection it didn't match up. They were cut far too small. It's first time I have felt disappointed. I am returning with a friend this Wednesday so hope you can improve on this for me. I ended up eating too many cakes just to fill myself up.
Had a voucher for Afternoon Tea and came with my sister as part of a birthday treat. Can't fault it . . . staff were welcoming, friendly, helpful and downright nice! Efficient without being obtrusive - perfect. Great selection of sandwiches, scones, jams, pastries and cakes, and even a 'doggie bag' for what we didn't/couldn't eat. Lovely relaxed atmosphere and felt very private, even though we were sitting in the Great Hall. Would definitely recommend it and hope to be back in the future.
Great day had for afternoon tea. Fabulous selection if sandwiches & cakes & a lovely tranquil atmosphere