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709 Bellefonte St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2201
+1 412-688-8330
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11:30 - 09:30
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Sun 12:00 - 09:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 09:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 10:30
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

I Tea Cafe is located off the popular Walnut Street. It is hidden in a residential neighborhood. The bubble tea is fresh brewed instead of the powered mix so it tasted refreshing and authentic. The place offers hot pots too but we were only there to try the bubble tea. We will probably give the hot pot a try next... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2014

I came to get a standard bubble tea, and was surprised to find a HUGE selection of drinks. If you aren't familiar with the different types of tea and tapioca balls I would take a look online first. There were quite a few I wanted to try but wasn't sure exactly what it was. I will definitely be coming back.

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Taiwan
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014

I was walking down Walnut St. when I saw a sign for a Taiwanese Cafe! I lived in Taiwan for five years, so I was pleasantly surprised and immediately made my way to the eatery. I had kumquat lemon juice (金桔檸檬汁) with tapioca balls (珍珠). Then, I ordered the salted pepper chicken over rice (鹹酥雞肉). I must say, it felt... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013 via mobile

I Tea Cafe is so yummy! This was our first experience ordering a hot pot and we loved it. We were impressed by the large bowl of very fresh/unique veggies and the platter of lean meat in which to build our hot pot. Our waitress mixed up a spicy sauce to add that was so flavorful, delicious, and was the... More 

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Baltimore, MD
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2013

This new little place on Walnut was empty when we stopped by. Too bad, because the bubble tea was really good. I would recommend the chocolate and hazelnut flavor - we shared it for a dessert.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Cafe, Asian, Taiwanese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 09:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 09:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 09:30
Thursday
11:30 - 09:30
Friday
11:30 - 10:30
Saturday
11:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Bellefonte St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2201
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-688-8330

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?