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Wan Ling Tea House

1st Floor, No. 1, 156 Yuqing road, | Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
+86 135 6424 8308
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A unique Chinese tea experience

I am a tea lover but I am far from being an expert, so I decided to book a Tea Tasting session of 2... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
sarankab2018
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Shanghai, China
visit Wan Ling's new tea house

We went for the second time to Wan Ling's tea house and this year we enjoyed it even more, because... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
rhmseelen
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Asten, The Netherlands
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Located in Shanghai's central Xu Hui district. Wan Ling Tea House is conveniently accessible from central sites and metro lines 1, 9 and 11 at Xu Jia Hui station (exits 13 or 15) or lines 10 and 11 at Jiao Tong University (exit 1). Offering a wide selection of Chinese tea wares and Chinese teas, including organic tea. Wan Ling carefully selects all our teas personally on her regular sourcing trips around China. Our Yuqing road tea house is a great place to relax. We have a public tea room and also a private tea space which is available to hire and is ideal for groups of 2-16. We run a series of customised experiences including tea tastings and tea art demonstrations. Whether you are just visiting for a short trip and would like a 1-2 hour tea tasting or tea ceremony demonstration, or would like to enrol on a longer tea education programme Wan Ling Tea House is a great choice. Friendly English language service.
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26 Apr 2018
“A unique Chinese tea experience”
23 Apr 2018
“visit Wan Ling's new tea house”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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1st Floor, No. 1, 156 Yuqing road, | Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
Former French Concession
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I am a tea lover but I am far from being an expert, so I decided to book a Tea Tasting session of 2 hours at Wan Ling's Tea House to have a better knowledge of this art that has always fascinated me. We tried...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, General Manager at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience at Wan Ling Tea House Shanghai. We hope you can come back and delve deeper into the world of tea. Wan Ling is...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We went for the second time to Wan Ling's tea house and this year we enjoyed it even more, because of her new location it is even more relaxing. Wan Ling is really very experenced and can tell you everything about chinese tea.

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Wan-Ling-Tea, General Manager at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Great to have you back and we are pleased you enjoyed the new location. Looking forward to sharing tea again with you next time.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

we wanted to experience the habbits of the Chinese people. The Chinese are real tea drinkers. what is more beautiful than experience the real tea. The owner Wan Ling is really specialized in different kind of teas, which you can try. Next to that she...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, General Manager at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your visit, was a pleasure to welcome you all to the new location. Safe travels and we look forward to enjoying tea with you again.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

From the moment I entered this tea house I was made to feel hugely welcome. Wan Ling herself gave me a fascinating and delicious tea tasting. I was treated to three outstanding teas, two types of oolong and one Lapsang souchong. All of them were...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, Owner at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Dear Richard, many thanks for taking the time to leave feedback. So pleased you had a wonderful time with us in Shanghai. We hope that you have the chance to return to Shanghai soon. Would be our pleasure to welcome you back to Wan Ling...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I went back here to check out their new location. It's no longer on a shopping street, so you're unlikely to accidentally stumble upon it, so it's best to book a visit and warn them in advance, although they keep regular opening hours. The directions...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, Owner at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Great to have you back. Pleased you enjoyed the new space. If you have some photos to share, please do add them. Have a great time in Shanghai and keep in touch. Lots more teas for you to try. Safe travels. Wan Ling and the...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

There are millions of tea houses in China, and although we're sure they all offer a unique tea experience, we would recommend Wan Lin's Tea House above any other. We visited on a slow Sunday morning and enjoyed a peaceful session with 'The Tea Lady'...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Wanling is passionate about tea, and have a great knowledge about Chinese Tea, the different types, quality, ceremony... I went to buy just some green tea, I ended up having a tea tasting, with amazing tea from different types. I had a real great experience!...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, Manager at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

A pleasure to meet you and thank you for visiting. Hope you have a chance to come back for a formal tea tasting with Wan Ling. Would be great to share some more about the different tea types. Hope your girlfriend loves the teas you...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

2 years ago, Wan Ling gave me tea degustation sessions for almost 4 months twice a week, she is a very welcoming, humble and knowledgeable tea expert. I highly recommend anyone willing to learn about Chinese tea to go to her tea house in the...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, General Manager at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thanks very much for taking the time to leave a review. We are so pleased that you have now started up your own tea business. We hope that in some small way we have helped you with this and we look forward to sharing tea...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is a great tea shop run by a Chinese-British couple. Wan Ling, after whom the shop is named, hails from Anxi, Fujian and brought a passion for the high quality teas from her home region. This is a great introduction, in English, to some...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, Owner at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Glad you had an interesting and informative experience at Wan Ling Tea House. Look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. For others who may be looking to visit, please do...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

A wonderful experience!! Wan Ling and James were extremely helpful, informative and welcoming on a recent short visit to China. I spent several hours, on two occasions, in the tea house where they educated and entertained me regarding tea, tea culture, local foods, etc; and...More

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Wan-Ling-Tea, Owner at Wan Ling Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Pleasure to meet you and look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future.

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Nearby
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
...More
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Maria A
26 March 2018|
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Response from Wan-Ling-Tea | Property representative |
Hi Maria, Thanks for your enquiry. Yes, we sell tea by the kg. What type of tea are you interested in? All our teas are sourced direct and we travel regularly to ensure the provenance and production environment. We... More
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