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Purple Cane Tea House

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2 Jalan Dato Tahwil Azar, Ipoh 30300, Malaysia
605 253 3090
09:00 - 22:00
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been there few times with friends , relax and very warm environment . Dishes they served are healthy and tasty . The menu are all link with teas .... if you with a group of friends or families and want to have a little privacy you can book the private dining rooms for meals . Don't miss out the tea... More 

1 Thank wenesa
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Tea house serves good varieties of tea and desserts. The ambience is nice and the waitresses are friendly. My favorite tea is the lychee black tea :), like it so much that I bought a box to take home.

Thank alisandi
Singapore, Singapore
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We went to Purple Cane sometime ago looking to buy tea and tea pots and discovered they have a restaurant. So we made an effort to have our dinner at the restaurant during this visit and we were glad to have made the effort. The food is delicious and the portions generous. As it sells tea, many of the dishes... More 

Thank LTHIvy
London, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely, calm airy spot for a drink or something to eat. The space is gorgeous - high roof, spacious and peaceful. I only had a drink but there's a good menu too and tea / teapots to buy if you want.

Thank Ann S S
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

They have full range of tea that really can make relax. Really enjoy to taste their range tea. They have some snacks that also tasty and great company along with tea.

Thank 134evatan
Singapore, Singapore
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85 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I happened to chance upon this cafe with my friends. I liked the calm ambience of the restaurant and the uniqueness of the food (i.e. tea leaves, fresh fruits and vegetables had been used in the dishes). The cafe might wish to consider changing its nondescript signboard to attract more customers.

Thank hello_there10
Ipoh, Malaysia
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

A unique boutique tea retail shop with a dining restaurant. Nice oriental like deco augurs well with the teahouse tradition. The uniqueness of the place is that teas is the main focus in the food and drinks. It is all about tea, different kind of teas being one of the ingredients in the cooking and of course the various premium... More 

2 Thank zhanruiyi
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Its quasi oriental design and cozy environment is worth your time once in a while. This is definitely not place for authentic Chinese tea art except demonstration from the sales assistance in the retail shop. Varieties of tea served in the restaurant is also limited instead there are wide variety of nice food but slightly over priced. Location ideally seated... More 

1 Thank Isadora R
Ipoh, Malaysia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Place design unique, cozy environment for reading and friends chit chat gathering. Food taste good too, but not much choice, because all food and beverage are related with tea. Price a bit expensive, depend what and how you order.

1 Thank MacyMayz
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We had one of the best meals on this trip at Purple Cane. Every dish was well balanced and not overly salted. We savoured the Braised bean curd with green tea rice, Lei Cha noodles, Guava snack and the iced guava jasmine drink so much that we came back the next evening! Very worthwhile especially the bean curd!

Thank Hera L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Jalan Dato Tahwil Azar, Ipoh 30300, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Perak  >  Kinta District  >  Ipoh
  • Phone Number: 605 253 3090

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?