Goa has gained a reputation the world-over for its sandy beaches and green fields. If you live in Goa, or you’re planning on making a trip to the land of sun and sand, be sure to step into any of these five recommended places to enjoy a good cup of tea.
A cafe located in Anjuna, Baba au Rhum has gained popularity among locals and tourists, for its casual and relaxed ambience. Set against the backdrop of Mango trees and lush green paddy fields, it offers comfortable seating and delicious meals. Try their highly recommended croissants with a hot cup of tea.
Longing for a peaceful and quiet snack away from the daily hustle? There’s no place like Cafe Al Fresco, commonly known as ‘Bodega’. This quaint cafe is situated at a perfect location in Panjim, so that visitors can experience peace and quiet even in the heart of the city. The cafe is set up at the Sunaparanta Centre for the Arts, with works of renowned artists often displayed nearby. Be sure to try the red velvet cupcakes - a treat for your taste buds and eyes!
A hidden gem, Urban Cafe is located in the picturesque alleys of Fontainhas, Goa. A walk from the city of Panjim, the surroundings consist of narrow and winding lanes with heritage houses inspired by Portuguese and European architecture. The cosy space has curious interiors that will compel you to visit again. Carry your favourite book, and be prepared to get lost in thoughts while sipping on some refreshing tea.
If you happen to walk into this contemporary restaurant in Panjim, be sure to be greeted with warm smiles and a tempting menu. The hospitality is incomparable, and the extra thought put into every dish is evident. Try some of their perfectly plated desserts before choosing from the artisanal teas on the menu. Black Sheep Bistro offers a unique experience for visitors, that will make you want to stop by again.
If you’re in the mood for a luxurious quiet getaway, Alila Diwa Goa, located in the quiet village of Majorda in the midst of lush green paddy fields, might just be the place for you. Unwind with some peace and tranquility along with your favourite cup of tea.
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- Tea Trunk Tea Room
Located in a 100-year-old Portuguese casinha (small casa) in Fontainhas, Panjim, is the cutest tearoom in Goa. Not only do you get to learn a lot about tea here (origins, flavour profiles, food pairing), you can choose from over 30+ home-crafted tea blends on their menu. Beautifully decorated with local art and artefacts (some are for sale), Tea Trunk Tea Room also serves some delicious tea-time snacks and desserts. A must-try on their menu is Chamomile Cupcake and super-colourful Floral Galaxy Lemonade.