Jaipur: Chai (Tea) is not only a drink but it is also an emotion for Jaipurites. Whether it is winters, summers, spring or monsoon, tea is so popular in Jaipur that it is probably the second most consumed drink after water.
With its long history and heritage, the Walled City has two most famous tea stops which have been running their outlet for the past 70-80 years. One is Gulab Ji Chai located on MI road opposite to Ganpati Plaza and the other is Sahu Chai located on Chaura Rasta near Golcha. The tea is prepared over burning coal at both the places. Their masala tea served with Maska bun is the best in Jaipur.
Apart from these two outlets, several cafes and small junctions have come up and gained popularity among tea lovers. Here is the list of 10 most famous tea stalls in Jaipur:
The outlet has been serving tea for the past several years and it has three branches in Jaipur – Tapri Pratham at Lal Kothi, Tapri Ashram at Malviya Nagar and Tapri central at C-Scheme.
Address: B4 E, 3rd Floor, Surana Jewellers, Opposite Central Park, C Scheme, Jaipur
One of the most popular and oldest hangout places for college students and office mates, Chaisa serves a wide variety of tea and offers a perfect chill spot to its visitors.
Address: 8 A, Satya Vihar, Behind Nagar Nagam Civil Lines Zones Ofice, Near Vidhan Sabha, Lal Kothi, Jaipur
The place serves over 150 varieties of tea divided into three sections such as Chai khana, Green tea, and tea punch. Their special tea is Sauf ki chai, Laung ki chai, Elaichi ki chai, Kashmiri Kahwa, Nathdwara Chai, Irani Chai, and Pushkar special chai.
Address: Basement, 26, Kalyan Colony, Near Gaurav Towers, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur
With over five outlets at all the major areas of the city including Vaishali Nagar, Lal Kothi, Tonk, Mansarovar, and Raja Park, Tea post is a sought-after destination among tea lovers. It serves all varieties of milk and organic tea along with healthy and scrumptious breakfast.
Address: Shop 43/44, Raja Park, Jaipur
Tea Connect has three outlets in the city at Malviya Nagar, Jawahar Nagar, and Mansarovar. The place offers a large verity of choices in tea and other beverages. Also, a variety of street food and different cuisines are served here. Some of its special blends are chocolacious tea, clove and Darjeeling tea.
Address: 70/6, Near Okay Plus Tower, Patel Marg, Mansarovar, Jaipur
Located at one of posh locations of the city, the tea tradition serves all types of tea including some unique blends such as Aampapdi chai, Jasmine tea, Kashmir kahwa, pomegranate orange, oolong rose, detox mango, and several other unique combos.
Address: D 29-A, Chandra Niwas, Subhash Marg, C-Scheme, Jaipur
Located near Fortis hospital of Malviya Nagar, the place was opened in 2018 and became popular among tea lovers within a few months. It offers a unique seating arrangement and serves a wide variety of tea and other food options. Also, several fashion accessories are put on display for sale inside the café.
Address: 32, Girdhar Marg, Sunder Nagar, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur
This is not any roadside small thadi but a small café located in Raja Park. This place serves a perfect blend of masala tea and organic tea. It has both outdoor and indoor seating.
Address: 3rd Floor 402C/3 Lane 3, Near Axis Bank, Raja Park, Jaipur
Located at Raja Park, this small outlet is quite famous among the locals for its wide varieties of tea including cutting chai, tulsi tea, maharaja tea, Kesar kadak baadshai tea, and other organic tea options.
Address: Shop 1-2, Plot 243, Gali 3, Shanti Path, Near Jawahar Nagar Police Station, Raja Park, Jaipur
Their menu includes milk tea such as Cinnamon tea, Cardamom tea, Holy basil tea, Licorice tea, Black pepper tea and much more. LemonGin, Jaglemo, GinSin, mint, Darjeeling, and lack Magic tea are popular among health freaks. The café serves other food to go with tea.
Address: G 15, Alankar Plaza, Central Spine, Vidhyadhar Nagar, Jaipur
So, these were some popular and small tea junctions of Jaipur where you can satisfy your cravings for tea.