Tea in Turkey

Experiencing Tea

If you would like to experience Turkey’s  tea culture, visit these locations throughout Turkey.

Tea Cultivation

Ataturk Tea Research Institute and Botanical Gardens
Ziraat Yokusu, Rize

Tea Gardens, Cafes and Shops

Deml-i Keyf Tea and Coffee Shop
A modern twist to tea in Turkey. Istinye Park Shopping Center, Istinye, Istanbul

Mahalle Kahvesi
Don’t let the name of this place fool you. It is a traditional-style Turkish kiraathane turned into a modern-day tea and coffee house.Icadiye Caddesi No. 25/A, Kuzguncuk, Uskudar (Anatolian side of Istanbul)

Moda Tea Garden
On the Asian side of Istanbul with a view of the Prince Islands to Topkapı. Devriye Sokak 7, Moda Istanbul

Pierre Loti Café
Eyüp Merkez Mahallesi., Piyer Loti Caddesi 5, Eyup Istanbul

Tea Glasses/Sets

Visit any Pasabache store (Turkey’s leading glass producer) where you can purchase from among 17 different types of tea glasses!

Other Experiences

Buy from over 30 various herbal teas at the Spice Bazaar, Eminonu Istanbul