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Piacha - CLOSED

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We were bought a voucher to go to a tea tasting session here. It was really good fun and the host was engaging, knowledgeable and friendly. We tried many different teas and learnt how best to brew and serve them. Each set of teas came...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Nick T
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This place is very inconspicuous in the parade of shops its in. It has a glass front door and I just noticed it as I was walking past. The smell that hits you is lovely. On one wall there is a large selection of teas...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Vegefoodie
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I was looking for somewhere to work for a few hours with a cup of tea on Upper Street, so I was super happy when I discovered Piacha. The lady who was serving me was really friendly and the vibe was quiet and chilled just...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Millie M
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Was bought this a a gift from work colleagues as I enjoy a cuppa. What was I expecting - A load of pretentious self styled tea experts waxing lyrical What did I find - A warm welcome, an enthusiastic and knowledgeable lady who opens yours...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank stuandshuv
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Quite simply the best place for tea in London. Quality tea, brewed just right, with accommodating, friendly and cheerful staff. Just right.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Openrawuk
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Lovely tea shop, they have many types of teas and very good desserts, muffins and sweets. NIce for a cold evening enjoying a nice cup of tea, it is very cozy, it is like to be in your own living room It´s worh it to...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Marta G
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It was raining so we rushed into the first place we passed which was Piacha. Both of us were hungry so we both ordered a sandwich which were incredibly small and outrageously expensive (the price in-store was strangely different to their menu online). Personally, I...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank wabbitpie
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I arrived in Islington's Upper Street in an August early morning, looking for a place where to had a coffee, check my emails and plan my "must see" of a busy travel day. I am a japanese green tea connoiseur but I like also coffee....More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank bogdan405D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Unless you like melting give this place a miss for the warmer months. The tap water is warm (they don't sell bottled) and they charge for a few measly pieces of ice!! I wouldn't mind so much if they'd provide enough to actually cool the...More

Date of visit: August 2016
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The perfect place for people watching on Upper Street. Although a specialist tea shop, the coffee was perhaps the best I've ever had in the UK and when accompanied by really lovely cakes it turned out to be an excellent choice. Staff are lovely and...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Alec P
Pia I, Owner at Piacha, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

That is lovely to hear - we are eternally grateful for our first coffee review! Thank you for the visit and welcome back for some coffee and people watching any time.

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