Rosevear Tea

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).
Rosevear Tea
100 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh, EH10 4ES
  • Telephone 0131 261 9854
  • Food served Mon–Sat 10am–5.30pm; Sun noon–6pm.
  • Email
  • Website
Photo of Rosevear Tea

Bruntsfield tea house offering quality loose leaf teas and sweet bites.

Eating & Drinking Guide

The 2019/20 edition of The List's Eating & Drinking Guide is out now – only £5.95 (+p&p).

Determined to bring good tea to more people, Rosevear Tea offers a welcome alternative to the many coffee spots of Bruntsfield. The shop has a range of over 50 teas sourced from quality growers across the world, available to drink in or take away to brew at home. It’s a dainty little place with teas lining the walls and knowledgeable staff on hand to offer advice on what to choose. Teas include black, rooibos and green, such as the vanilla-scented Albius green tea, or the Bruntsfield Breakfast organic blend, a refreshing black tea that’s easy to drink without milk. There’s just a couple of sweet bites on offer but again, these are good quality, such as intense, rich, chocolatey brownies. There are regular tastings, talks and demonstrations and a smaller branch across town in Broughton Street offers the same range.

  • High point: Great spot for exploring the world of tea
  • Low point: No alternative hot or cold drinks
  • Notable dish: Bruntsfield Breakfast organic tea
  • Provides: Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Modern jazz
  • Live entertainment: No live music but does host tastings and demonstrations.
  • Capacity: 15 (2 outdoors)
  • Largest group: 15
  • Open since: 2016