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Vishnu Tea Emporium

Vidyapith Road | Manmandir, Varanasi 221002, India
+91 93354 41328
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
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“chai” (57 reviews)
“masala” (16 reviews)
“step by step” (3 reviews)
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Vidyapith Road | Manmandir, Varanasi 221002, India
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Vishnu's tea is good. Very good, even. But he's one of the smartest, most interesting hosts I've had in a lifetime of travel spanning nearly 50 countries. I turned 40 the day we visited Vishnu. He immediately struck me as incredibly funny, intelligent, and knowledgeable...More

Thank MissingCC
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I highly recommend visiting this place. It is amazing tea. Not only was Vishnu incredibly kind, he offered to help us find anything we needed throughout our stay in Varanasi. He taught us how to make tea, and even had all the ingredients on hand...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Tea remains tea but the art of presentation should be learnt from Vishnu who is very enthusiastic to explain on his skills of tea making and then explaining his tea masala which finally he compels you by his skilled talk to buy.Whatsoever said and done...More

Thank rakeDelhi
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We popped in to have tea and got so much more than that! We did the chai tasting which was great and Vishnu was very informative. He uses filtered water and everything is clean. Vishnu has a great sense of humour and is an excellent...More

Thank Abigail C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Rarely do you go to a tea shop to have the owner personally brewing a cup of tea for you! Vishnu personally takes charge of the proceedings here and take you through the entire process of making a very special cup of tea for you...More

Thank Shyam S
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Vishnu is a skilled young man passionate about his culture. He will introduce you to masala chai and other kinds of Indian tea leaves, available for sale. It's a tea shop, not a cafe' (maybe the category on Tripadvisor should be revised), so do not...More

Thank Flavia C
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Vishnu is a caring and helpful person. He is devoted to his work and he does his business in an excellent and fair way. He is active and positive. It was nice to meet him and I recommend his shop and his services to anyone.

Thank Svetlana S
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Varanasi can be overwhelming at times. Vishnu can make you feel comfortable in a crazy environment. He is a kind soul and a diligent worker.

Thank michaelfong44
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Amazing place and Vishnu is the best host in town !!! Go and visit him, he has great teas and the shop i very well located in Varanasi

Thank Clément M
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Vishnu's chai making skills are superb and I am now addicted to chai after purchasing some tea masala and tea from him. His demonstration of how to make the perfect chai is very helpful for anyone wanting to learn, it's simple enough but the quantities...More

Thank nettlemypetal
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  • Address: Vidyapith Road | Manmandir, Varanasi 221002, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 93354 41328
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