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Francesca wrote a review Aug 2016
Greater Sochi, Russia10 contributions5 helpful votes
We've enjoyed the atmosphere a lot, tea varieties as well! Interior design and wonderful taste of tea are just perfect! It's a very tranquil and cosy place to visit! Thank you, Roberto! Maria from Russia.
Date of experience: July 2016
Melinda P wrote a review Sep 2015
Townsville5 contributions3 helpful votes
Whilst traveling in Italy from Australia we visited Catania for a couple of days. The history is amazing as it is in all of Italy. For an Australian Naturopath / Herbalist this tea room / museum was incredible. To see the history of herbal medicine from the local area and have a cup of prickly pear tea was outstanding. Healthy snacks were provided too -yum! Don't expect a cup of English breakfast, 2 sugars and milk. This is a special place. Located under an amazing arch in an area where you want to take photos everywhere you look.…
Date of experience: September 2015
Cadence K wrote a review Jul 2015
Portland, Oregon6 contributions3 helpful votes
This morning I was reviewing travel photos,and smiled happily when I encountered the images devoted to this museum. Like the apothecaries it displays, the Herborarium is a compact delightful package containing rare treats. It is devoted to the history of our use of herbs: how we've categorized, catalogued, and compounded them. The displays are elegant and informative. and the staff are courteous (and proficient in English). I recommend it highly as a refreshing pause from the usual round of churches and cappuccinos; treat yourself to one of their splendid organic teas in a sweet and romantically-lit environment. (And be sure to pass along this info to your herbal and pharmaceutical friends. :~)…
Date of experience: May 2015
Jemima3003 wrote a review Jun 2015
Manchester, United Kingdom4 contributions1 helpful vote
Quite unique. Delightful experience. Interesting pleasant surroundings. Lemon and almond cake divine. Excellent service. Staff very welcoming and informative. That yourself.
Date of experience: June 2015
Alessandro B wrote a review Jan 2015
Catania, Italy580 contributions174 helpful votes
Small museum and shop, you can found and see a lot of particular things. It also organize meetings, seminars ... it is an angle of culture in the most beautiful street in Catania.
Date of experience: August 2014