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Cold Tea is More Than Tea!

Cold Tea is a great hideaway in a mall in the Kensington Market District. It is a casual backyard... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2016
Ollie P
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Toronto, Canada
dimsum yum

One of those hidden gems in TO! This place has a classic location and lives up to the whole hidden... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2016
amandalisastevens
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible27%
15 Apr 2018
“NEVER AGAIN! ”
15 Jun 2016
“Cold Tea is More Than Tea!”
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60 Kensington Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2K1, Canada
Chinatown
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We were excited before walking in because of the hidden spot(only a red light will let you understand you are at the right place). But after we walked in we understood it was horrible. One of the worst bars I've ever been in Toronto. It...More

2  Thank Sightsee662863
Reviewed June 15, 2016

Cold Tea is a great hideaway in a mall in the Kensington Market District. It is a casual backyard patio with great music, a barbeque, and artsy people bustling in and out of the place. The bartenders make a great Whiskey sour!! Looking for a...More

Thank Ollie P
Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

The once "underrated, behind the scenes, hidden spot" in Kensington market is now too popular for its size. We had a long line when we recently went and the drinks were overpriced. Cool outdoor area but it was a lot cooler when it was less...More

Thank Larkin H
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Rude rude rude. Expensive drinks. Quote hip and cool in the sun but the bouncers are rude and even though polite will search you

Thank Kush J
Reviewed April 7, 2016

One of those hidden gems in TO! This place has a classic location and lives up to the whole hidden bar theme. I really like their bar backdrop. They have these vibrant posters/newspaper cut outs on the back. The music is great as well. The...More

1  Thank amandalisastevens
Reviewed August 25, 2015

Go down the dark suspicious alleyway, hang a left at a random door, and you'll meet an Asian lady selling dim sum. Make a right past her and you'll find Cold Tea. It's no frills -- the lighting is dim and there is no menu,...More

Thank Tevin S
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Really cool chilled out place hidden away in Kengiston Market! Great place to grab a few drinks and chill out with some good music! ...bring cash ( there is an atm there)...fantastic patio and atmosphere !

Thank saqrajan
Reviewed August 4, 2015

This place is great! Hard to find speakeasy style, wonderful cocktails, old school hip-hop beats, and to top it all off... easy access to dim sum snacks! We got there relatively early before it got super crowded and told the waiter we would love a...More

1  Thank Emily S
Reviewed April 14, 2013

Everyone loves the mystique until you realize you're partying with first year uni students. Would serve better as an actual after hours.

1  Thank GilbertoLC
Reviewed December 10, 2011

Cold Tea sits at the end of a long corridor in the Kensington Mall .Without a sign - just a red light above a raw steel door you need to look hard .Out back is one of the markets biggest patios . Open from 500...More

5  Thank JPPG
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and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun.
Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with
people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and
products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces
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