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Tasty Tea Shops in Tampa Bay That You Must Try

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Are you not a coffee person?  Or do you just love amazing tea drinks as a mid-day treat?  Boy, do we have the list for you!  There are so many tea shops in Tampa to choose from, whatever your craving is.  Tea shops in Tampa offer a range of drinks – from authentic and health boosting tea to dessert like boba tea! 

Check out our master guide below on the best tea shops in Tampa, then let us know which you are going to visit first!  

Blush Tea and Coffee

Blush Tea and Coffee is our dream tea shop – cute atmosphere and cute drinks, what more could you ask for?  Upon entering, you’ll see rows of their different specialty teas on the wall.  If you need some help on what to order, just rattle off your preferences to their trained staff!  From Strawberry Kiwi to Rosemary Lavender – there will be something new for you to try.  We recommend trying out one of their teas as latte, it’s the most comforting drink in the world.  Plus, they have refreshing Matcha Lemonades for the summer months!  

When the hunger kicks in, Blush has you covered.  Order up one of their delicious freshly baked pastries and warm breakfast sandwiches – served on a cheddar and chive biscuit!  

Friday | 7AM–5PM
Saturday | 8AM–5PM
Sunday | 8AM–3PM
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 7AM–5PM
Wednesday | 7AM–5PM
Thursday | 7AM–5PM

📍2382 Dr M.L.K. Jr St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704

Teabella Tea Company

With multiple locations around the Bay, The locally famous Teabella Tea Company has to be mentioned when talking about tea shops. Their house made loose leaf teas are a hit with the locals and served all around the Tampa Bay area.  Take a visit to this Davis Island cafe to pick up a cup of tea and a new bag of tea for your home!  We love their huge variety – from white tea to roobios to specialty herbal teas.  Check out their Mint Julep tea!  

Flagship Store:
Friday | 10AM–7PM
Saturday | 10AM–7PM
Sunday | 12–6PM
Monday | 10AM–7PM
Tuesday | 10AM–7PM
Wednesday | 10AM–7PM
Thursday | 10AM–7PM

Flagship Store:
📍227 E Davis Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606

Other Locations:
Oxford Exchange, Station House St. Pete, UTC Mall Sarasota

Hooker Tea Company

Located in Downtown St. Pete is Hooker Tea Company, a community tea shop serving up some of the best tea blends.  With over 100 different tea blends, there’s something for everyone!  They even have amazing pastries, quiche, and healthy options to start your day off right.  Need a mid-day treat?  Check out their bubble tea, using fresh tea – no powders or mixes here!

Monday | 9:00am-10:00pm
Tuesday | 9:00am-10:00pm
Wednesday | 9:00am-10:00pm
Thursday | 9:00am-10:00pm
Friday | 9:00am-10:00pm
Saturday | 9:00am-10:00pm
Sunday | 9:00am-7:00pm

📍300 Beach Dr NE St Petersburg, FL 33701

Kaleisia Tea Lounge

Are you looking for the best boba tea in the Tampa Bay area?  Our favorite has to be Kaleisia Tea Lounge!  This unassuming, cozy tea shop is the perfect spot to meet up with friends or get some studying done.  Their specialty teas create delicious, customizable boba tea drinks – change up the sweetness and add-ins to create your dream tea!  From classic boba to lychee jellies and chia seeds, there’s unlimited combinations to create!

This is also a great spot if you are vegan or gluten free, with light fare in tow to clear up your hunger.   Check out their asian eats, like Tofu Banh Mi and Thai Red Curry!

Friday | 11AM–7PM
Saturday | 11AM–7PM
Sunday | 12–6PM
Monday | 11AM–7PM
Tuesday | 11AM–7PM
Wednesday | 11AM–7PM
Thursday | 11AM–7PM

📍1441 E Fletcher Ave #101, Tampa, FL 33612

Ming Ming Tea Company

For an authentic tea experience, you need to make a visit to Ming Ming Tea Company.  Their teas originate from China, grown on their own family farms and harvested by hand.  Where else can you find that in Florida?  Their generational traditions culminate in creating the best flavors and all the health benefits for your cup of freshly steeped tea.  

To snack on, they have great sushi, mochi ice cream, and more!  It’s a great spot to catch up with friends, get a bite to eat, and get some authentic tea for your home.

Friday | 11AM–8PM
Saturday | 11AM–8PM
Sunday | Closed
Monday | 11AM–8PM
Tuesday | 11AM–8PM
Wednesday | 11AM–8PM
Thursday | 11AM–8PM

📍7218 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33707

Tea Largo Beverage Co.

Acai bowls and tea, it’s the perfect lunch!  Get them both at Tea Largo, an independent tea cafe that is serving up delicious matcha tea, boba, and the prettiest acai bowls you’ve ever seen.  They even call them a vacation in a cup!  Check out their Strawberry Cream Bubble Tea – their most popular boba tea, with cute strawberry flavored heart jellies instead of the usual boba!   

Friday | 7AM–8PM
Saturday | 7AM–8PM
Sunday | 10AM–8PM
Monday | 7AM–8PM
Tuesday | 7AM–8PM
Wednesday | 7AM–8PM
Thursday | 7AM–8PM

📍4634 Cleveland Heights Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33813

Tasty Tea Shops You Must Try in Tampa Bay

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Jacky Saunders

Jacky Saunders

Jacky is a blogger for the Stuff to Do in Tampa Bay City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa Bay area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampaBay on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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