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Nehru Road | Opposite Darjeeling Planter Club, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 91672 02488
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Description: The House of tea will strive to provide the best tea experience where its...
The House of tea will strive to provide the best tea experience where its clients would savour the flavour, aroma and fill their senses with a brand new experience which would compel them to come back every time. It aims at redefining the tea drinking experience and making it a lot more enjoyable! Our endeavour is to make our clients indulge and taste some of the finest teas in the world which today is not easily accessible to all. We aim at bringing to our clients teas from the world's best tea estates which are garden fresh, authentic & at a genuine price point. We believe in selling premium Darjeeling teas at honest market fair prices.
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
fragrance of colonual delicacy

The history of tea in our country is highly interesting. Some sort of industrial espionage is there when Robert stole the secret from the chinese.But when you visit the house of tea in Darjeeling only the fragrance of colonial delicacy engulfs you. If the owner Mr. Puri is in good mood and always... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
Debasish_Chakrabarty
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Silchar, India
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Silchar, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

The history of tea in our country is highly interesting. Some sort of industrial espionage is there when Robert stole the secret from the chinese.But when you visit the house of tea in Darjeeling only the fragrance of colonial delicacy engulfs you. If the owner Mr. Puri is in good mood and always he is, you can understand why we... More 

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Debashish , Appreciate your kind words and we happy to know that you enjoyed the teas ! You may continue to purchase teas on our website and enjoy authentic Darjeeling teas year round. Cheers and have a great day! More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We enjoyed the complete experience of knowing about tea and tasting it as well... We did buy some tea to take home. It was wonderful

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kindly words of appreciation , we are happy to learn that you enjoy your visit to our store and bought some teas form us. You make also visit our website if you ever decide to buy Darjeeling fresh teas online. Cheers! More 

Indore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Great locale. Great tea. Slightly costly. Very courteous staff, some of this need to transferred to owner also.

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your encouragement & feedback. We happy to know that you had a great experience at our tea store & hope you enjoy the garden fresh teas as well. You make avail of a coupon code FLAT200 on our website for future purchases Happy teaing! More 

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

All variety of Darjeeling tea leaves. A retail outlet which has a few seats to drink freshly prepared fine tea. Good for a late afternoon sip to freshen up. A nice place to pop in if it rains.

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We happy to know that you enjoyed had a relaxed afternoon tea with us. We thank you for your time and kind words of appreciation. You may log into our website and chose to buy Darjeeling fresh teas & connect with the hills once again. We would like to offer you a Coupon code FLAT200 on our website... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

They have an impressive assortment of teas here. Decent place to sit & try a couple of varieties since Darjeeling is THE place for tea enthusiasts. Bets thing is that they have tea at all ranges.

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Hi, great to hear that you enjoyed the collection of teas at the store . You may be glad to know that you may continue to buy your fabourite teas on our website . We would like to offer you a coupon code Flat200 which entitles you to Rs 200/off on all lose teas. Cheers and have a great day.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Freshness, essence, aroma and purity - summarizes our Goodricke experience. A self proclaimed coffee enthusiast - i cam back with kilos of tea.

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your kind words of encouragement. We are glad to know you enjoyed the tea and had a variety of options to chose to suit your taste. We would like to offer you with a voucher that entitles you to a discount of Rs 200 on our website Code "FLAT200" Cheers & have a great day! More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We brought some tea for ourselves as well as tated some tea. Overall a nice place to buy Darjeeling Tea.

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We are delighted to hear that you liked the teas bought from us & appreciate you taking the effort in penning down few encouraging words for us. We would like to share with you a coupon code FLAT200 which you may redeem on our website till 30th April 2015. Thanking you Team the house of tea Darjeeling More 

New Delhi, India
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

There are so many shops on and around Mall road and Chowrasta. But this one is somewhat cold and un-welcome. Still, one might visit for trial, if so desired.

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puri241, Public Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Manas, We apologise for the not so welcoming experience that you have had with us. We assure you that your feedback has been taken as an area of development for us and we shall look into the same. On the other hand would like to express that the House of tea expertises in providing the finest & freshest teas... More 

New Delhi, India
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Almost all sellers of tea in Darjeeling get their ta through the Goodricke Tea Estates. As a company outlet you get the company produce at the company prices. Be friendly, have a few cups of tea here and learn about tea, and for goodness sakes do not add sugar or milk to you Darjeeling tea.

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Valued customer, Thank you for your kind words and for taking time out to rate us and give us feedback. We hope you enjoyed your cup of tea here. You may visit us online to buy exotic Darjeeling teas in future. Cheers Team the house of tea More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The place has authentic Darjeeling teas with over 35 varieties. They offer you to taste and buy teas there. They also have a website www.thehouseoftea.in where you can buy he finest darjeeling teas. Visit Darjeeling this place is a must visit to get the flavour of Darjeeling tea

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puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Akshay, We hope you enjoyed your cuppa of fresh Darjeeling tea back home in Mumbai ! We would like to thank your kind words of appreciation and for being our valued customer. Cheers and have a great day!.We look forward to having you again at our cafe soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Nehru Road | Opposite Darjeeling Planter Club, Darjeeling 734101, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling
  • Phone Number: +91 91672 02488

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 15

Description

The House of tea will strive to provide the best tea experience where its clients would savour the flavour, aroma and fill their senses with a brand new experience which would compel them to come back every time. It aims at redefining the tea drinking experience and making it a lot more enjoyable! Our endeavour is to make our clients indulge and taste some of the finest teas in the world which today is not easily accessible to all. We aim at bringing to our clients teas from the world's best tea estates which are garden fresh, authentic & at a genuine price point. We believe in selling premium Darjeeling teas at honest market fair prices.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 7:30 am
Monday
9:30 am - 7:30 am
Tuesday
9:30 am - 7:30 am
Wednesday
9:30 am - 7:30 am
Thursday
9:30 am - 7:30 am
Friday
9:30 am - 7:30 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 7:30 am

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