Kolkata is a paradise for tea drinkers. From street side chai shops, cozy tea cafes, to authentic tea leaf retailers – the city spoils you with abundant choices.
For the tea connoisseurs, who like to brew their own perfect cuppa or are addicted to their ritual morning tea, Mahabodhi Tea House is the must visit tea outlet – whether you are looking to buy premium or all kinds of general raw tea. Assam, Darjeeling, Nilgiri, Doars, you will find the widest range of authentic stock here as well as green tea and first flush tea. Just like buying a bottle of wine, being around cellars adds to the joy of buying your favourite wine, there is a beautiful, old world charm to choosing your tea amidst stacks of wooden chests with iconic garden and tea names. What makes Mahabodhi experience even more special is the passionate tea seller, or should we say maitres de chai. His enthusiasm and deep knowledge make him more of a tea evangelist than just a tea salesman.