10 Best Beijing Teahouses: Famous Lao She Teahouse, Zhangyiyuan

10 Best Beijing Teahouses

Laoshe Teahouse
Laoshe Teahouse

1. Lao She Teahouse

Chinese name:老舍茶馆(lǎo shě chá guǎn)
It is one of the time honored tea houses in Beijing serving genuine Chinese tea. People can also taste Beijing flavor dishes there. Furthermore, the performance in this famous tea house is excellent which is charged in person.
Average cost per person: CNY170 - CNY200
Recommended Dishes: Noodles with Bean Paste, Fried Shrimps, and Longjing Tea
Location: Bldg3, Zhengyang Market, Qianmen Xi Dajie, Dongcheng District
 

2. Minghui Teahouse

Chinese name: 明慧茶院 (míng huì chá yuàn)
Located in the Temple of Great Awakening, it is also on the list of Best Tea Houses in Beijing, providing not only all kinds of tea but also vegetarian food. You can take a leisurely walk in the temple after enjoy your tea. 
Average cost per person: CNY230
Recommended Dishes: West Lake Dragon Wel Tea, Biluochun Tea,  West Lake Fish in Vinegar Gravy 
Location: Temple of Great Awakening, Bei'anhe County, Sujiatuo Town, Haidian District
 

3. Bi Lu Xuan Teahouse

Chinese Name:碧露轩茶艺馆 (bì lù xuān chá lóu)
Average cost per person: CNY 160
Asian Games Village Branch: 1F, Buidling R, Huiyuan Apartment, Asian Games Village
 

4. Three Kingdoms Teahouse

Chinese Name: 三国鼎盛茶楼 (sān guó dǐng shèng chá lóu)
Opened in 2010, it is one of the best Beijing teahouses. It is decorated in ancient style of the Three Kingdoms Period (220 - 280 AD), providing classical and quiet environment for customers. Every single ornaments there reflects the profound culture and stories of the Three Kingdoms period. You can not only enjoy the aroma of all kinds of tea, but also play table games with your friends. Free WIFI is also available. There is delicious buffet at meal times. It has all sizes of rooms, which are able to hold private dating as well as commercial meeting for dozens of people.
Average cost per person: CNY 100
 Datun Branch
Location: Building 4, Unit 2, Jiutai Jiayuan, No. 52A. Anli Road
 Xinguozhan Branch
Location: East side of Houshayu Metro Station
 Cuiwei Branch
Location: inside Yiyuanju Community, Yard 4, Cuiwei Road
 

5. Geng Xiang Teahouse

Chinese name: 更香茶楼(gèng xiāng chá lóu)
Average cost per person: CNY110
Location: A-10, Maliandao, Xicheng District
 

6. Guanghe Teahouse

Chinese name: 广和茶轩(guǎng hé chá xuān)
This is an ideal place to have Cantonese morning tea and dim sum.
Recommended Dishes: Shrimp dumplings, Minced Pork Congee with Preserved Egg. chicken feet, deep-fried dough sticks
Average cost per person: CNY120
Location: 5/F, Guangzhou Mansion, A-3, Xidan Heng Er Tiao, Xicheng District
 

7. Luyuxuan Teahouse

Chinese name: 露雨轩茶楼 (lù xǔ xuān chá lóu)
Tea and vegetarian food are served. It is quiet and relaxed inside the teahouse, so this is an ideal place for private dates. 
Average cost per person: CNY150 - CNY250
 Peony Garden Branch
Location: No.2, North Taipingzhuang Road, Haidian District
 Shuangxiu Branch
Location: No. 22, Middle Beisanhuan Road, Haidian District
 Hepingdongjie Branch
Location: Service Building, Zone 12, East Heping Street, Chaoyang District
 

8. Zhangyiyuan Tianqao Teahouse

Chinese name: 张一元天桥茶楼 (zhāng yī yuán tiān qiáo chá lóu)
You can drink tea while watch traditional cross-talk performances. If you konw some Chinese and its culture, you will have a fun and enjoyable night there.
Average cost per person: CNY 80 - 100
Location: No. 1, West Dashilan Street, Xicheng District
 

9. Jinlan Teahouse

Chinese name: 锦兰茶舍 (jǐn lán chá shè)
Average cost per person: CNY80 - CNY100
Location: 1F, Kangming Mansion, No. 18, Meishuguanhou Street
 

10. Xi Teahouse

Chinese name: 熙茶舍 (xī chá shè)
Average cost per person: CNY100
Location: 1F, Junwangfu Hotel, Chaoyang Park

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