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10 Tea Houses For People Who Have Had Enough Of Coffee

Fluffy scones and dainty teacups await!

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1. Newens of London Tea House @ Starhill Gallery

Famous for their 500-year-old Maids of Honour tarts, which are believed to be a favourite of King Henry VIII, Newens of London Tea House also serves a wide selection of freshly-baked pies and more than 60 varieties of specialist teas from exclusive stockists around the world.

Address: Indulge Floor, Starhill Gallery, 181, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 55100, Kuala Lumpur.

Opening Hours: 10.00am to 10.00pm daily.

Contact Details: For reservations or more details, call 03-2719 8550.

2. Miss Ellie Tea House @ Taman Melawati

Tucked away in the quiet, scenic town of Taman Melawati, Miss Ellie Tea House is the brainchild of chef Justin Wong and his mother Nancy as a tribute to his late father. Must-trys include the tea house's wide selection of teas, specialty scones paired with homemade jam, as well as sweet treats and hot meals that remind you of the English countryside.

Address: 7 Jalan H3, Taman Melawati, 53100 Kuala Lumpur.

Opening Hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 10.00am to 7.00pm.

Contact Details: Give them a ring at 03-4162 0113 or e-mail [email protected]

Follow them on Facebook and Instagram for the latest updates and more photos!

3. Betjeman & Barton @ 1 Utama Shopping Centre

Betjeman & Barton stocks 100 types of loose teas ranging from classic and blended perfume teas to fruit-infused flavours. In addition to serving hand-piped macarons, French-inspired cakes, and Belgium handmade chocolate, the tea house also carries exclusive teapots and accessories for tea connoisseurs.

Address: Lot G220, Ground Floor, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, 1, Lebuh Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Opening Hours: 10.00am to 10.00pm daily.

Contact Details: Call 03-7731 5433 or send a message to [email protected]

For more info and photos, check out their Facebook page and Instagram.

4. 2 Scones 1 Cup @ Section 17

Established by a group of young Malaysian entrepreneurs, 2 Scones 1 Cup prides itself on its freshly-baked homemade pastries and cakes which go perfectly well with a cup of premium fragrant tea or, if you wish otherwise, a cup of aromatic coffee.

Address: 627, Jalan 17/8, 46400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Opening Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00am to 10.00pm.

Contact Details: Call 012-613 8200 or e-mail [email protected]

Check out their Facebook page and Instagram for more info and photos.

5. 77 Mayford @ Kota Damansara

77 Mayford injects a little twist into its loose leaf teas - mostly imported from England - by blending them into a range of flavours with quirky names such as Chilli Chilli Bang Bang, Egyptian Nights, Caramel Sweetheart, and Chelsea Chai. The establishment is also open to sharing their space for the benefit of creative arts, so you might just bump into a gig or two when you pay them a visit.

Address: 6-1, Jalan PJU 5/17, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Friday: 9.30am to 10.30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10.30am to 10.30pm

Contact Details: For enquiries, call 03-6151 0609 or send a message to [email protected]

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6. Tea Verandah @ Damansara Jaya

Located in an open air space in the newly refurbished Atria Shopping Gallery, Tea Verandah serves a variety of tea beverages, as well as contemporary fusion snacks and light meals in a cozy lounge ambience.

Address: Lot SK-1, Level 2, Atria Shopping Gallery, Jalan SS22/23, Damansara Jaya, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Opening Hours: 10.00am to 9.45pm daily.

Contact Details: Call 017-669 9332 or e-mail [email protected] if you have any enquiries.

Check out their Facebook page and website for more info and photos.

7. The Good Tea Company @ USJ 21, Subang

The Good Tea Company sources their tea directly from suppliers who have long established links with the tea gardens from Darjeeling and Assam, in India. Besides serving handmade scones and freshly-baked cakes, the tea house also caters to coffee drinkers with their range of Meseta coffee from Italy.

Address: GF-29, The Main Place, Jalan USJ 21/10, USJ 21, 47630 Subang Jaya, Selangor.

Opening Hours: 10.00am to 10.00pm daily.

Contact Details: If you have any enquiries or would like to make a tea order, call 012-386 4060 or send a message to [email protected]

For more info and photos, log onto their website, Facebook page, and Instagram.

8. The Tea Republic @ Bangsar

Established in December 2010, The Tea Republic has grown from serving 30 types of tea to over 50 at present, with teas sourced from established tea labels and merchants originating from Australia, Japan, Germany, Sri Lanka, India, China, England, America and South Africa, as well as their very own range of signature tea blends.

Address: S132, 2nd Floor, Bangsar Shopping Centre, 285 Jalan Maarof, Bukit Bandaraya, 59000 Kuala Lumpur.

Opening Hours: 9.00am to 9.00pm daily.

Contact Details: Give them a call at 03-2011 1320 or e-mail [email protected]

Check out their online store as well as their Facebook page and Instagram for more info.

9. TWG Tea Salon and Boutique @ Various Locations

TWG Tea was established in Singapore in 1837 when the island was a trading post for teas, spices, and epicurean products. TWG offers the largest tea list in the world, with over 800 different single-estate, fine harvests and exclusive blends from every tea-producing country. The company also creates signature modern tea accessories as well as tea patisseries and other infused tea delicacies.

Address: Full list of locations with respective opening hours and contact details here.

More info and photos on their website and Facebook page.

10. Winter Warmers Coffee & Tea House @ Penang

True to its 'English countryside' concept, Winter Warmers boasts a cosy, homey environment with gorgeous decor from its wooden cabinets to floral tablecloths. The tea house's wide range of teas - black, milk, herbal, fruit, ice blended etc. - are served in pretty bone china pots and teacups you might find yourself wanting to take home by the end of your meal. They also serve a variety of food including afternoon tea sets, sandwiches, and pasta.

Address: Full list of locations with respective contact details here.

Opening Hours: 10.00am to 10.00pm daily.

Follow them on Facebook for the latest updates and promotions.

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