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Yixing Xuan Teahouse

78 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088499, Singapore
+65 6224 6961
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Fantastic experience appreciating tea

A great oasis of calm in Singapore, a little further down the road from Buddha tooth relic temple... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
atradiesvic
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A Great Memorable Experience ~

Been there a few times, really love the environment and also enjoyed the tea session. It felt so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amrl R
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Few have experienced the ambience and the highly therapeutic effects of the traditional art of Chinese tea making in an authentic Chinese teahouse. In fact, avid Chinese tea drinkers are known to pursue the perfect tea leaf as fervently as connoisseurs of fine wines. At our Tea Workshops, you will learn about: 1. Chinese culture, Arts and the History of Tea 2. Recognising and using the various kinds of tea leaves and equipment 3. Preparing tea the traditional way 4. Tea and its relationship to your health. Come and participate in our tea workshop today!
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78 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088499, Singapore
Chinatown
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+65 6224 6961
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A great oasis of calm in Singapore, a little further down the road from Buddha tooth relic temple you can find this tea house. Vincent spent over an hour telling me how to brew the perfect tea and different types of tea. Really worth a...More

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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear atradiesvic, Thank you for your kind review and we are pleased that you found your visit to the Teahouse calming. Please visit us again soon :) Best regards, Charlene

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there a few times, really love the environment and also enjoyed the tea session. It felt so different having tea with your love ones and also it felt relaxing and stress free, really love hearing Mr Vincent explanations about the tea as well, and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are traveling through Singapore and need a fill on culture on this bustling metropolis, schedule a tea appreciation workshop here immediately! After having come through Singapore for business numerous times, I'm saddened that I hadn't learned of this shop sooner. Mr. Vincent gave...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Followed friend who was looking for a specific tea. Owner patiently and knowledgeably anwered all our questions during our tasting of the tea. The shop has a very calm atmosphere.

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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Qontour, Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that it was a calm experience for you and we hope to see you and your friend again. Best wishes, Charlene

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We tried several types of tea and they were all truly great. But what really made th experience spectacular was the owner's high level of knowledge & passion - He really explained the characteristics & history of each tea. Not only did we feel truly...More

1  Thank Ali S
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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Ali S, Thank you for your kind review, we are delighted that you had a lovely time. We thank you for your feedback about the interior and will look to improving it. Please visit us again, we would love to catch up with you!...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

I sat at enjoyed a quite tea while reading and enjoyed some genuine great. I was also able to book myself to join a group for a 2 hour tea work shop. The detailed explanation and demonstration of preparing tea in a traditional method was...More

Thank Tod R
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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you for your review Tod R! We are delighted that you had a nice time and yes! Please visit us when yu are back in Singapore. We look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Charlene

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Tea master Vincent was knowledgeable and passionate about tea and its appreciation. Thoroughly enjoyed the session and I can say I’m a tea convert now 🍵 P.S. they serve kick-a** home-made chilli along with some dim sum

Thank Ian Y
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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear Ian Y, Thank you for your kind review! We are thrilled that you have been converted ;P Please come visit us again soon! Best regards, Charlene

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I have always had an obsession with tea, but my visits to Yixing Xuan Teahouse elevated it! I stopped in here twice during my visit for tea, and was met with such fantastic hospitality. Charlene brought me delicious white and oolong teas to try, and...More

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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Dear Thalia88, Thank you so much for your kind review! It was so nice meeting you and we really enjoyed having you at our Teahouse. Too bad you were on such a short visit, we would have loved you to hang out more. Please drop...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We were visiting Singapore a few weeks ago and had the pleasure of going to Yixing Xuan Teahouse twice during our three day stay. The owner Vincent and his wife make you feel at home. We took the tea appreciation class with Vincent which was...More

1  Thank lkairis
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CharleneSingapore, Manager at Yixing Xuan Teahouse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Ikairis, Thank you so much for your kind review and for sharing your picture! We enjoyed having you and look forward to you visiting us again! Please contact us if you have any questions or need more good tea! Best regards, Charlene

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

It is rare to find this owner-run teahouse in Singapore. The owner Vincent and his daughter Charlene were very helpful and knowledgeable in the tea art and I managed to select a good variety of tea for my daily consumption. Highly recommended for avid tea...More

1  Thank Rick T
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Kisunishi
12 March 2016|
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Response from CharleneSingapore | Property representative |
The Tea Appreciation Workshop is typically conducted for a minimum of 5 people. This is $25 nett per person. For 2-4 people, there is a $5 surcharge per person (i.e. $30 per person). If you are only 1, this is $50 nett. Or... More
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