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Milk Tea & Pearl

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W1W 8BJ, London 12A Little Portland Street | Unit 58 Boxpark Shoreditch 2-4 Bethnal Green Road London E1 6GY, London W1W 8BJ, England
+44 20 3002 0234
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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

There are some solid bubble tea choices on the menu, and they have always prepared enough tapioca balls or jellies for everyone, and the queues are never that long. The downside of the business is the location, it's always cold in Boxpark in winter, and in summer it's too crowded to hang around. The shop has only 6 seats, and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Love bubble tea, so I had it at a lot of locations throughout London. Although, Boxpark is a bit out of the way, the tea there is excellent. They offer about 30 tea flavors, including more exotic flavors, such as Mango Matte (my favorite). The service is also excellent! Highly recommended if you are in the area!!

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Thank Lohengrin74
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I visited the one in Little Portland and Shordich High Street ! Really good service and loved the choices. Taro milk with pearls is my favourite !

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Thank sorpea c
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101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

This was a new concept for me and I have to say that I didn't enjoy the experience. The texture of the pearls in the mouth at the same time as the tea was very slimey in the mouth and didn't feel natural or comfortable. The feeling made me want to gag. I'm sure that some people like the sensation... More 

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Thank Primmer0
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2015

I was craving bubble tea on my trip to London and found this place very close to where I was staying, just down the road. It's a cute space and pretty good for chilling. 3.5 pounds for one. Not bad but can't say it's the best.

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Thank kurisuuu
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

The branch in Bethnal Green is just amazing! Nice place and awesome bubble tea! Try coconut and apple :)

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Thank Giorgio S
Kent, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

This bubble tea outlet was one of the best we have had . Blended perfectly we had the coconut milk tea with tapioca and passion fruit pearls.

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Thank Maria E
Aylesford, United Kingdom
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234 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have had been drinking a lot of bubble tea in the recent months and this place places pretty high in a taste table...don't just walk past...

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New Malden, United Kingdom
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310 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We popped in to the Bethnal Green branch, needing a cold drink. Although you may think this is a tea emporium we had lovely milk shake type drinks. Both of us had coconut and I had little apple jelly "pearls" in mine. Delicious and fun too trying to suck up the pearls and not leave any. Reasonably priced too. This... More 

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Thank whereamI2day
United Kingdom
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206 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014

A friend and I had hot coconut tea. I had half and half of lychee bubbles and passionfruit bubbles. My friend had the strawberry bubbles. ABSOLUTELY DELICIOUS! We wept when our cups were empty! The cups are sealed so you can carry them for ages without them spilling. The pearls sink to the bottom of the 'tea' and don't dissolve.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4
Cuisine
Asian, Taiwanese
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: W1W 8BJ, London 12A Little Portland Street | Unit 58 Boxpark Shoreditch 2-4 Bethnal Green Road London E1 6GY, London W1W 8BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Fitzrovia
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzrovia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3002 0234

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