Tea has certainly become an important part of our schedule. It’s almost impossible for some people to go on without sipping a cup or two.
Amidst the hustle and bustle of life, tea acts as a refresher and rejuvenates our mind, body, and soul.
If you are a chai lover in Mumbai, there are several lovely places that you can visit to grab a piping hot cup of chai. Here are some such places that you can go to.
Yes, the city does have the very famous ‘tapri ki chai’ and Chaayos, but tea at these cafés is something that isn’t worth missing out on.
Chaayos is one of the best places in the city to indulge in some yummy tea treats. They offer a variety of teas such as Sulemani Chai, Aam Papad Chai, Thanda Chai, and Kullad Chai. Their eclectic menu also features a variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian snacks. The Poha, Bun Maska, and Napoli sandwich here are must-tries.
Address: Next to Church, 86, Chapel Rd, Reclamation, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400050
2. PRITHVI CAFÉ
This place in Juhu is perfect for listening to music and catching up with friends, over a cup of chai. This is a must-visit place in Mumbai, if you are an ardent tea lover. The kadak cutting chai offered here gives you a refreshing feel. You can also gorge on delicacies such as pizzas, Maggi, and a variety of desserts. Theatre lovers can also visit Prithvi Theatre to catch up on several dance and theatre performances.
Address: 20, Janki Kutir, Juhu Church Road, Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400049
3. TEA CENTRE
Located in one of Mumbai’s best areas, Churchgate, this place is just perfect for tea lovers. The ambiance here is as good as their offerings. They have in store over 100 tea variants, the most popular ones being their Kulhad Masala Chai served in earthen cups and their Hot Buttered Apple Tea.
Address: 78, Resham Bhavan, Veer Nariman Road, Churchgate, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400020
4. SUZETTE CREPERIE CAFÉ
This place offers a variety of teas, coffees and smoothies, including an array of French as well as Indian teas. The food here is a must-try. The ambiance of this place will surely get you talking, and induce you to sip on a cuppa or two more than you had initially planned for!
Address: Hiranandani Garden, Nariman Point and Pali Hill
One of the best restaurants in Mumbai, this place offers good food and great tea as well. For tea lovers, they have in store a variety of Indian tea as well as Mint, Blue, and Flower Tea. This is the best place to sip on an array if teas, which are served in a fine-dinning way.
Address: First Floor, Raheja Tower, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400051
6. TEA TRAILS
This special place dedicated to chai and coffee has a number of branches in and around Mumbai. They offer a variety of teas blended with adrak, masala, chocolate, and peppermint. They also have kulhad chai and tea shots, which are must-tries. Quick bites such as bun maska, nachos, and vegetable puffs are also served here.
Address: Bandra Kurla Complex and Mulund West
7. CHAI PE CHARCHA
A newly opened chai bistro in Lower Parel, Chai Pe Charcha let’s you have some conversations over a range of teas and snacks. They have in store a variety of teas, which include Hajmola Chai, Charcha Special, Irani Chai, and a Detox Chai too! With so many varieties available, how can one not visit this place? They also offer several snacks such as nachos, bun maska, samosa sandwich, Chinese bhel, and more.
Address: Shop 11, Gate 2, Madhav Bhutan Building, Lower Parel, Mumbai
8. THE XVII TEA ROM
With its classic ambiance, this place at Pali Hill, Bandra, will surely give you a royal feel. We are sure you will go ‘gaga’ over their many offerings, too. Their menu features a variety of teas such as hot tea, green tea, premium tea, masala tea, and more.
Address: Shop no.1, Darvesg Royale, Perry Rd, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050
9. TAPRI TEA LOUNGE
This chic and modern place nestled in Sion offers a variety of tea, which will help you get refreshed in no time. Their menu features a diverse collection of herbal, organic, imported, Ayurvedic, and white teas, along with a variety of snacks such as Maggi, French fries, and burgers. They also offer home delivery services. The WiFi facility available here makes this an apt place to chill over a cuppa.
Address: Maryland Corner, TV Chidambaran Marg, Sion East, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400022
10. KALA GHODA CAFÉ
This is certainly one of the best places in Mumbai to sip some really good tea and gorge on some great snacks. The place offers green tea, masala tea, and Darjeeling tea, all fresh and rejuvenating. The café is also famous for its large variety of desserts.
Address: 10, Ropewalk Lane, Opp Krishna Restaurant, Kala Ghoda Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001