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Biju

45 Old Compton Street, London W1D 6HQ, England
+44 20 7287 4040
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“pudding” (3 reviews)
“bubble tea” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese, Vegetarian Friendly
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45 Old Compton Street, London W1D 6HQ, England
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a peach ice tea with lychee popping bubbles and it took 10 min to be made because the staff kept confusing the drink and ended up giving me a green tea ( i think ? ) which was really bitter and unenjoyable. Don’t...More

Thank Rose D
NickBiju, Owner at Biju, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rose Our Peach Iced Tea is made with real freshly brewed green tea as a base, and will be slightly bitter. If you were wrongly handed a different drink, such as a pure Iced Green Tea though, and that was not what you ordered,...More

Reviewed June 13, 2018

Since we WERE in love with this place, we ordered two large taro drinks with almond milk. Unfortunately, it tasted only of almond milk. There was no flavour at all; very different from our usual orders. We are regulars-- we visit at least 5 times...More

Thank D M
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

This place has really high ratings so visited it. They have a wide variety of choices and different bubbles also. However, to have it warm there is a surcharge, i have had bubble teas in many cities and this was random and it was lukewarm....More

Thank Chirag L
NickBiju, Owner at Biju, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Hi Chirag Thank you for the feedback! Yea actually the difference in hot/cold prices is because a law was introduced where hot food/drinks get taxed at a VAT rate of 20%. It's also known as the 'Pasty Tax' Cold tea/milk drinks on the other hand...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018

I'm starting to like these bubble drink place in London. The staff was really nice and drink was really good. I recommend to anyone.

Thank tayl0rwhite
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

A nice little bubble tea place. Very colourful and chilled inside. The staff is helpful, good music and easy to understand menu

Thank stibbyventures
NickBiju, Owner at Biju, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you for the kind words! =)

Reviewed April 6, 2018

I've seen a lot of hype surrounding Biju recently, and as a bubble tea fanatic (having lived in Korea) I was really excited to try it during my most recent stay in London. However, whilst it wasn't an unpleasant experience - the staff were friendly,...More

Thank Leann T
NickBiju, Owner at Biju, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Hi Leann! Thanks for submitting your review and feedback, and apologies we didn't live up to your expectations We actually do allow customisations of ice and sugar, however, it isn't something we ask by default, we do allow customers to tell us though. We think...More

Reviewed March 21, 2018

Popped in for bubble tea had a lychee tea with lychee bubbles tasted really lovely and was great Loved it

Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

I have never had bubble tea that didn't come with bubbles! That comes at an extra cost. No where in the menu said that it doesn't include the tapioca balls. Had ordered a few "bubble teas" and they all was warm. The hongkong tea itself...More

Thank Helenn Y
NickBiju, Owner at Biju, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Hi Helenn The prices listed on the menu include one topping by default, but it can be any topping! So if customers request no toppings, we do actually deduct 50p off the listed price. Some other bubble tea places would still charge you the same...More

Reviewed February 25, 2018

Biju is often very busy but it is 100% worth the wait because this stuff is amazing! The shop itself is very cool (if you can get a seat on a weekend) but I often go to a near by park and drink there, or...More

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

I have waited to order for more than 5 mins but the staff just ignored me, they just standing there playing with the iPad and chatting with other staff seems don't really care even thou they see that I am not happy with but they...More

Thank Surarak P
NickBiju, Owner at Biju, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2018

Hi Surarak I'm so sorry that this happened. Do you mind letting me know the time/date of your visit so that we can investigate? Do send any information over to info@bijububbletea.com Regards Nick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
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Average prices
$4 - $9
Meals
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Old Compton Street, London W1D 6HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighborhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 4040
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Description
Biju is taking bubble tea to the next level. Individually brewed teas for a fresher, tastier and healthier drink. No milk powder is used as they do elsewhere, only fresh organic milks. Natural flavours. Serving bubble teas including classic milk and ice teas, fruity milks and adventurous savoury mousse teas. A unique line made with vibrant coconut water blended with fruit juice nectars completes the range, which are supplemented by regular seasonal specials. A selection of toppings are available, including the classic tapioca pearls, various fruit jellies, and basil seeds which are renowned for their health benefits.
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