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Address: 12D Wah Ha Factory Building, 8 Shipyard Lane | Taikoo, Hong Kong, China
Phone Number: 852-25202116
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: MingCha is a Premium brand of handcrafted Chinese Tea of authentic...
MingCha is a Premium brand of handcrafted Chinese Tea of authentic origins. Run by artist & designer-turned enterprenuer Vivian Mak, MingCha has won numerous awards including the Champion Awards in the Oolong category in 2011 Hong Kong International Tea Fair and Trends and Innovation Awards in 2002. Their teas were also included in the Academy Awards' (The Oscars) official gift basket in 2003. Nevertheless, it is the taste that MingCha teas stand out from the crowd and wins reputation and the loyalty of people around the globe.We are open on Monday to Saturday from 10am to 7pm!
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our trip to HK was during the lunar new year…. MignCha was closed but opened for a few hours just for us. SO HAPPY they did and so grateful …..learned so much from this class... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

our trip to HK was during the lunar new year…. MignCha was closed but opened for a few hours just for us. SO HAPPY they did and so grateful …..learned so much from this class not only on the way to brew and share tea but so much more.. prices for quality teas was so reasonable compared to what we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Until our yesterdays tea workshop we never paid much attention to tea, but this was an amazing experience. Zowie, a Junior Tea Master at MingCha, explained to us a great deal about tea, while showing us how to correctly prepare and experience it. Would recommend to anyone with a bit of spare time in Hong Kong and some gastronomical curiosity.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

So there I was, coming back from Ngong Ping on the MTR heading Central Station. My purpose: to reach Victoria Peak on a Saturday afternoon in my last day in Hong Kong. I planned exactly what to do, but with I had this "I am not sure" feeling. It was 2 pm and some colleagues told me about how Victoria... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We had one day in Hong Kong before flying back to Zurich. While our friends chose to go to the beach, we decided to go to MingCha instead, hoping to stock up on some great tea and learn a thing or two about their green teas and oolongs. We were greeted by the super knowledgeable Tomoko (who grew up in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

While ordering online can't match the authentic hong Kong excitement of visiting their industrial building, the customer service is still exceptional. Great teas, unpretentious quality and good packaging for unique gifts. Quickly replaced a damaged international shipment. Thanks!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Lots of tea to sample from. I bought gifts for my friends and the loved it. There are many options, and staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. They first help me to choose a gift and served me tea. It is easy to find their location once you are out of the subway station. Make sure to check their website... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My husband and I spent a few hours here during our visit to Hong Kong. Zoe was extremely knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. This is well worth a visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

A short walk from Tai Khoo MTR. The place is in an industrial building itself where you get to use the elevator with fold-able grill door. Greeted by Tomoko (Japanese ? Totally unexpected) who shared her vast knowledge about Chinese tea. Its not just about drinking tea but also learning and appreciating it. Highly recommend to anyone who visit Hong... More 

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vivianmak, MingCha Team at MingCha Tea House, responded to this review

Dear myanatadesmond, Thank you for visiting our tea house during your stay in Hong Kong. Hope you enjoyed tea tasting experience at that time and having teas you got after back to your home! Appreciate your supportive review. We look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Tomoko Tea Master MingCha More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I visited MingCha after reading great reviews about it on Trip Advisor and I was not disappointed at all. Zowie was my guide for the morning and she was extremely helpful. She was very knowledgeable and friendly as she took me through the tasting and helped me pick out teas to purchase. The owner, Vivian, also stopped by to chat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Got to taste different teas with Zowie hwo told us everything we wanted to know about how it was made, how it got it taste and how to brew it. We learned a lot and loved it. The tea is so good.

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