Coolest Teahouses in Chengdu
Tea has been a part of China’s history for over 5000 years, so it makes sense that China is home to some of the coolest teahouses in the world. In our new food discovery series, we will be showing you the tea shops you must check out in the biggest cities in China. This week: Chengdu’s Coolest Teahouses.
Also, you can now search Spoonhunt by Shop IDs to make things easier. To find these Teahouses on Spoonhunt, search by name or ID!
The Temple Mi Xun Teahouse 谧寻茶室
Spoonhunt ID: 8324981
Address: 8 Zhong Shamao Street, Jinjiang District
Average Price: 82 RMB
Situated in Chengdu’s trendy retail hub and within a historical heritage building, this tea house is immersed in an ambience of elegance and tranquility that seems worlds away from the bustling city.
Heming Teahouse 鹤鸣茶社
Spoonhunt ID: 524126
Address: 12 Shaocheng Lu, People’s Park, Qingyang District
Average Price: 24 RMB
This one, in the city’s most central park, is perfect people-watching material. Many locals, particularly elderly ones, seem to spend all day everyday here, sitting by the small lake, sipping tea while they play cards, gossip, have their hair cut or even have their earwax removed!
Yuelai Teahouse 悦来茶楼
Spoonhunt ID: 2286735
Address: 54 Huaxingzheng Road, 2nd Floor Jinjiang Theater, Jinjiang District
Average Price: 17 RMB
Adjoining Jinjiang Theatre — the best place in Chengdu to watch Sichuan Opera — Yuelai is just an ordinary teahouse for most of the week.
Shun Xing Old Teahouse 顺兴老茶馆
Spoonhunt ID: 1340647
Address: 258 Shawan Road, Chengdu International Exhibition Center F3, Jinniu District; # 1, Mid-section of Tianfu Avenue, Wuhou District
Average Price: 130 RMB
A visit to Shun Xing isn’t only about tea, it is also an art gallery, restaurant, opera theatre and a folk culture museum. Shun Xing’s tea offerings run the gamut from local Sichuan teas to the finest teas in all of China.
Hua Jian Teahouse 花间
Spoonhunt ID: 1338812
Address: 16 Kuanzhai Gangzi, Qingyang District
Average Price: 83 RMB
Located in the famous narrow alleys of Chengdu, Huajian Teahouse is a quiet escape from the city. The door is covered in flowers and the courtyard seating area is simple and elegant with beautiful hanging lamps.
He Jing Teahouse 和境茶社
Spoonhunt ID: 524473
Address: 30–8 Xia Tongren Road (Renrenle Kuan Zhai Alley Store)
Average Price: 43 RMB
This comfortable teahouse is fairly modern in style. Not only do they sell tea from all over Asia, but they also specialize in incense, giving the teahouse a pleasant aroma.