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Knowledge, Passion & Taste of Heaven

Tomoko is full of passion, you can see a sparkle in her eyes when she talk about tea. You will try... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alan K
Great fun and informative

We stumbled upon the name of this tea house when looking for somewhere in Hong Kong to experience a... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
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Start a senses-opening tea journey at MingCha Tea House! A must-do in Hong Kong! MingCha, established in 1999 with the aim to create an environment for people to understand tea with different angles. Run by artist & designer-turned entrepreneur...more
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18 Cheung Lee Street, Chai Wan | Room 901-902, 9/F, Cheung Tat Centre, Hong Kong, China
Eastern District
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed December 18, 2015

I cannot recommend this place enough, and words fail describe how much I love this tea house. During my four months in Hong Kong, I have visited 5 times, each better than the last. You go to Tai Koo, and enter a factory building, and...More

7  Thank Fricke2008
vivianmak, MingCha Team at MingCha Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2016

Dear Fricke2008 Thank you for your visiting our tea house many times during your staying and appreciate your taking time to putting the review for us. It is very useful and helpful information for the people who is looking for tea and tasting experience. I'm...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 3, 2012

Since the words "tea house" mean different things to different people, it's probably worth clarifying first what Ming Cha is and isn't. It is not a plush tea room in which you sit and drink fine teas while devouring light cakes and snacks. It is...More

4  Thank Murdoch T
vivianmak, Owner at MingCha Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2012

Dear Mr Murdoch, Thank you for your time in visiting our tea house during your visit to Hong Kong. Thank you also for your compliments on our tea and our customer service. Being a tourist, you would like to see and experience as many attractions...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tomoko is full of passion, you can see a sparkle in her eyes when she talk about tea. You will try tea with all your senses. Tomoko explain a culture of tea in every aspect. That was my best highlight during my stay in Hongkong,...More

2  Thank Alan K
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We stumbled upon the name of this tea house when looking for somewhere in Hong Kong to experience a tea ceremony. It is off the beaten track but well worth visiting. Easily accessible by train it is on the 9th floor of an office building-...More

3  Thank Mooks01
Reviewed July 27, 2018

I wanted to buy some Chinese tea and expected to find a small shop in a mall, shopping center etc. What I got was so much more. Vanessa took me through different teas throughout my tasting. She asked what I liked and she tailored the...More

3  Thank 301frederikg
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Went with my girlfriend and our friend expecting to find a good tea shop. What we got was a great tea tasting, a wonderful chat with Vanessa and Vivian, great insight on different tea types and one of the best experiences of our trip. One...More

4  Thank Konsta S
Reviewed July 21, 2018

I first visited MingCha in 2013 when I was on a tea expedition in Hong Kong. I found MingCha on tripadvisor and paid a visit to its teahouse, not knowing what to expect. My first impression of Mingcha was that it was located in a...More

4  Thank Tanxien
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend came with minimal knowledge about tea and pouring techniques. We asked so many questions which were always answered patiently. You could tell that tea was her passion. A very enjoyable experience...a bit on the pricy side but we found it to...More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

I am a local and went there with my friends who is a foreigner. I recommend this if you want to get some handcrafted tea. As a local, we dont get the traditional ones from this kind of teahouse. Pros: nice handcrafted tea. Some suggestions:...More

Thank Bu B
vivianmak, Assistant to Tea Master at MingCha Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Dear Bu B, Bu B, please accept my sincere apology of making you feel uncomfortable during your visit. I have difficulties in remembering customers’ names. If other visitors saw me writing your names down, this is me, Vanessa, assistant to tea master. I like Chinese...More

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Expected this to be routine with my kids aged 6-13 .... all of them rated it in their top three experiences in Hong Kong and all rushed out to buy tea sets to take home. Well worth doing. Host was very friendly and accommodating to...More

3  Thank Lani G
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I visited this shop in hopes of finding some new and interesting teas. I have lived in China for many years, and know my way around Chinese tea, having spent many a happy hour with tea merchants all over the mainland, and expected this to...More

2  Thank U552LZjamesg
vivianmak, Owner at MingCha Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Dear James, Great to know that you are a tea lover and are lucky to spend your time in exploring different teas in China. MingCha Tea House is a tea house located in a factory building but it is a class of its own -...More

Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a great time at the MingCha Tea House’s tea workshop today. I learned a lot about how the teas were made. My favorite tea was the Jasmine Blossom one. The bread with the different honeys was also very tasty. It...More

4  Thank Molly F
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Maria F
September 2, 2017|
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Response from HoustonVetteGirl | Reviewed this property |
You can go to their website and the workshops are located under 'activities.'
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sponinsta
December 9, 2016|
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Response from vivianmak | Property representative |
Hi Prashant, Most people book our tea tasting and pairing workshops using our online platform. However, you can also use this platform to book tea tasting (just specify tea tasting in the form) and our team will follow up... More
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