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Goodricke, the House of Tea

Nehru Road | Opposite Darjeeling Planter Club, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 91672 02488
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Nehru Road | Opposite Darjeeling Planter Club, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Excellent place to fetch Darjeeling tea. I read a lot of reviews here which makes me feel that many dont understand the true nuances of tea and tea making. Good quality tea can be as expensive as Rs.1 Lac per kg. Darjeeling tea today is...More

Thank Saugata G
TheHouseofTea, Owner at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2016

Dear Sir, Thank you for sharing your experience , Yes !Darjeeling tea is known as the champagne of teas for its distinct flavour and color. We have to learn that you enjoyed the experience and teas at the cafe. Cheers

Reviewed 18 May 2016

Perhaps, our expectations were high but we were disappointed. One can taste any sample of tea at a cost of Rs 30 per cup but we could not find a good flavored tea even at the cost of Rs 3000 per kg. Better tea is...More

Thank SKDR1951
TheHouseofTea, Owner at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2016

Dear Sir, Thank you for sharing your feedback ! The house of tea strives to get the finest garden fresh teas from the tea estates of Darjeeling which distinguishes itself visa vi other cafes in the area. We view your feedback as an area of...More

Reviewed 22 April 2016

You can buy the tea grown by Goodricke...Expensive...not only this shop it is across Darjeeling.You get variety of tea...some of them you haven't heard of ..More

Thank sundarji007
TheHouseofTea, Owner at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2016

Dear Customer, Darjeeling teas known to be the Queen of teas has also been accredited for being one of the finest and hence costliest teas in the world. The house of tea aims are sourcing garden fresh teas from the finest estates and proudly stands...More

Reviewed 27 March 2016

Have the tea you want to buy. Yes, they also serve tea. Almost the entire variety they sell. They serve it in a transparent glass cup so that you can see the color. Since all leaves look alike, we want to test if they tasted...More

Thank Wilson_and_Wanderer
TheHouseofTea, Owner at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2016

Dear Sir, Happy to learn that you enjoyed the hospitality at the cafe ! We strive to educate our clients on the intricacies of teas so that they make an informed decision and select a tea apt for their taste buds. Thank you once again...More

Reviewed 21 January 2016

Bought tea packets and had tea to drink here. The atmosphere was quite good. Comfy and warm. service was good. No complaints whatsoever.More

Thank MM270170
puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2016

Dear Sir, We are happy to know that you liked the cafe and the teas ! For Darjeeling fresh teas you can always visit our website and make a purchase in future and we'll be happy to deliver them to your doorsteps. Cheers & have...More

Reviewed 18 August 2015

The history of tea in our country is highly interesting. Some sort of industrial espionage is there when Robert stole the secret from the chinese.But when you visit the house of tea in Darjeeling only the fragrance of colonial delicacy engulfs you. If the owner...More

Thank Debasish_Chakrabarty
puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2015

Dear Debashish , Appreciate your kind words and we happy to know that you enjoyed the teas ! You may continue to purchase teas on our website and enjoy authentic Darjeeling teas year round. Cheers and have a great day!

Reviewed 15 June 2015

We enjoyed the complete experience of knowing about tea and tasting it as well... We did buy some tea to take home. It was wonderfulMore

Thank RakheeME
puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kindly words of appreciation , we are happy to learn that you enjoy your visit to our store and bought some teas form us. You make also visit our website if you ever decide to buy Darjeeling fresh teas...More

Reviewed 9 June 2015

Great locale. Great tea. Slightly costly. Very courteous staff, some of this need to transferred to owner also.More

Thank ATULDADA
puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2015

Dear Sir, Thank you for your encouragement & feedback. We happy to know that you had a great experience at our tea store & hope you enjoy the garden fresh teas as well. You make avail of a coupon code FLAT200 on our website for...More

Reviewed 18 May 2015

All variety of Darjeeling tea leaves. A retail outlet which has a few seats to drink freshly prepared fine tea. Good for a late afternoon sip to freshen up. A nice place to pop in if it rains.More

Thank Nayana G
puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2015

Dear Sir, We happy to know that you enjoyed had a relaxed afternoon tea with us. We thank you for your time and kind words of appreciation. You may log into our website and chose to buy Darjeeling fresh teas & connect with the hills...More

Reviewed 30 April 2015

They have an impressive assortment of teas here. Decent place to sit & try a couple of varieties since Darjeeling is THE place for tea enthusiasts. Bets thing is that they have tea at all ranges.More

Thank vsameera
puri241, Guest Relations Manager at Goodricke, the House of Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2015

Hi, great to hear that you enjoyed the collection of teas at the store . You may be glad to know that you may continue to buy your fabourite teas on our website . We would like to offer you a coupon code Flat200 which...More

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Debasish_Chakrabarty
The tea was enjoyed at your place but zero contact after sending the money for badamtam tea is not enjoyable
28 May 2015|
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Response from Thehouseoftea | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Dear Sir, teas have been shipped via bluedart courier consignment no 60206075753. You may write into us on helpdesk@thehouseoftea,in .Cheers and have a great day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 07:30
Monday
09:30 - 07:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 07:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 07:30
Thursday
09:30 - 07:30
Friday
09:30 - 07:30
Saturday
09:30 - 07:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nehru Road | Opposite Darjeeling Planter Club, Darjeeling 734101, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling District  >  Darjeeling
  • Phone Number: +91 91672 02488
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Description
The House of tea will strive to provide the best tea experience where its clients would savour the flavour, aroma and fill their senses with a brand new experience which would compel them to come back every time. It aims at redefining the tea drinking experience and making it a lot more enjoyable! Our endeavour is to make our clients indulge and taste some of the finest teas in the world which today is not easily accessible to all. We aim at bringing to our clients teas from the world's best tea estates which are garden fresh, authentic & at a genuine price point. We believe in selling premium Darjeeling teas at honest market fair prices.
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