Monday 11:00 -16:30
Tuesday 11:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 11:00 - 16:30
Thursday 11:00 - 16:30
Friday 11:00 - 16:30
Saturday 11:00 - 16:30
Sunday 11:00 - 17:00
- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Families and Children Welcome
About The Stables Kitchen @ Hopetoun House
The Stables Kitchen
One of the delights of Hopetoun is a visit to the Stables Kitchen, a clever and sensitive restoration of the 18th Century Adam Stables transformed into a comfortable and cosy eatery, complete with table service and a delicious contemporary menu. Only a few miles from Edinburgh, you can escape to another world and soak up the relaxed atmosphere within a spectacular setting.
Home Cooked and Freshly Prepared Menu
The ingredients we use in our cooking are important to us. Food provenance in the form of local, Scottish, good welfare and ethically traded ingredients is a key element to ensure we are providing fabulous food quality with minimal environmental impact and are supporting the local economy.
We love celebrating what Scotland has to offer, and our chefs prepare our menu using seasonally Scottish ingredients wherever possible. The eggs in our baking are Scottish free range and we’re proud to use Graham’s Family Diary milk, butter and cream throughout our menu. As well as this, our delicious Sunday roast dinners are a crowd-pleaser, using local produce and meat.
We do hope you enjoy your visit and agree that our menu reflects some of the best food Scotland has to offer. It is advised to book in advance to guarantee a table at your preferred time.
Traditional Afternoon Teas
For a special celebration, treat someone to a unique experience in style, and book a traditional full Scottish Afternoon Tea.
At Hopetoun House our Afternoon Tea is a gourmet delight offering filled sandwiches, homemade fruit scones with lashings of organic cream and Hopetoun strawberry jam, along with a fabulous assortment of freshly made savoury and sweet treats. Included is a pot of loose leaf organic, fair trade tea, speciality coffee or a rich Belgian hot chocolate.
We also have a wonderful selection of treats available on our children’s menu including our Afternoon Tea, specifically designed for small fingers.
Not been here for an Afternoon Tea for a few years but it was as delicious (even more so) as I remembered it to be and so filling! Catered for allergy requirements and great for kids too.
Lovely food served by attentive and mannerable staff. Love the new look and the big comfy settees.
Food was great but not worth an extra £15 each on standard afternoon tea, compared to what people on next table had. Staff were friendly and helpful, service was good.
It was a birthday celebration afternoon tea, and we really enjoyed the experience. Great service.
Really relaxed atmosphere, very attentive staff.
We had a lovely experience at Hopetoun House for an afternoon lunch. Beautifully presented and tasted amazing!!!. Jaun was attentive, polite and clearly enjoyed his job. Would definitely book again. ❤️😁
A much enjoyed experience. We had afternoon tea and it was delicious.
This was my first visit and I cannot wait to come back for another afternoon tea! Everything was exceptional from the service (Juan) to the food. We were attended to right away and there was nit even a wait for our tea etc to be served. Next time I will bring my little girl so she can sample the kids afternoon tea. Thank you for a wonderful afternoon!
Delicious food, well presented. Excellent service. Maybe a little on the pricey side though
Lovely surroundings and atmosphere. Best afternoon tea I've had. Scones are to die for! My first visit but it won't be my last!!
Very filling, unusual and delicious afternoon tea. Excellent service.
Good value for money, but would have preferred a table for 4 rather than a long table with a bench seat. Sandwiches, scones and cakes were all excellent.
My parents thoroughly enjoyed their anniversary gift and would recommend it.
Delicious food, lots of hot tea. Nothing was too much trouble. Fantastic waiter service from Juan. Highly recommend afternoon tea for a special treat.
Overall experience was excellent, couldn't fault it in any way, sure to be back again sometime.
Really enjoyed the whole experience will definitely visit again.
Professional yet personal service
Great place and good service
While the food was above average and the waitress was pleasant. The service was bellow average. We had to ask for clean plates to use when eating our sweet treats,,then nask for our dirty dishes to be removed to give us more room to enjoy our second course. The surrounding were cozy and clean. Thanks for giving me this opertunity.
I would tone the music down in terms of volume and style
Excellent venue, great food, great staff and service especially Mahdi the young waitress who served us on our visit. A very pleasant afternoon with a great afternoon tea.
Afternoon tea was lovely. So much more food than we imagined and everything very tasty. Service was great and with a smile! We all had a wonderful time at the Stables and would certainly reccommend you.
Well prepared, very friendly service and good value food. Thx a lot
Had afternoon Tea for 4, service was excellent , thought that there could have been a better selection of sandwiches as part of the tea, also could have been displayed better.The cost is the same price per person as in a Edinburgh 5 star Hotel however standard not quite the same.
A most enjoyable afternoon tea in a unique setting.