Where to drink a cup of decent tea when you’re in Wichita, Kansas City or Topeka ? What are the best tea rooms of Kansas? To drink a nice cup of English Breakfast tea perhaps? Kansas is well known for Mushroom Rock State Park, the vast sights of prairie lands and Elk City State Park. If you want to venture out after a family gathering of nice weekend for a cuppa, here a the best places to drink a decent cup of tea in the Sunflower State.
Mana Bar: Exotic Beverages
1111 Massachusetts St |Lawrence, Kansas
If you crave a Kombucha, this is the place in Kansas to go to. In this tea bar they are in the business of letting you experience the art of tea, The traditions of Kava and to let you enjoy a kombucha brew. With a moder interior and a cosy Persian tapestry on the floor. It’s living up to it’s name. Exotic! They host music performances and give new artists a place to meet a curious crowd. It’s a cool ambiance and really is a fun place to spend a few hours. Or to try an exotic tea of course!
Garden Thyme Tea Room & Bistro
805 McArthur St. | Coffeyville, Kansas
What is better then Coffee in Coffeyville? Tea of course. And that is what the chef of this fine establishment couldn’t agree more. She is trying out her taste for sweetness with delicious treats like sticky toffee pudding and a wide variety of cakes and pies. The tea menu overflows with cool tea names and special estate teas like the Lumbini Estate Tea. You are in for a treat! With a chef schooled with the culinary arts and practised her skillset in real live at a diamond star restaurant and numerous events and banquets, this is no doubt the best place in Kansas to get a decent Tea service.
Strawberry Hill Museum & Ctr
720 N 4 St | Kansas City, Kansas
The museum is housed in a 1887 mansion build for the Scroggs family. The beautiful historic site in Kansas City is build with under the architecture of the Victorian Queen Anne Style and it’s a landmark to see. After the Scroggs family perished the sisters of st. Frances opened an orphanage that was in service for 66 years. After the closure the property was bought by the Strawberry Hill Ethnic Cultural Society to create the museum that is here today. The tea room is housed inside the museum and is open on the weekends of the summer season and a few weekends around the Christmas holidays. The menu is mainly focussed on deserts & tea. A very good combination obviously! The room is also available for private parties like baby showers and little princes tea parties.
The White Peacock Tea and Coffee Company
124 S Main St | Lindsborg, Kansas
Want to experience Sweden? Why not head out to Little Sweden in Kansas? In this nice town one of the best places to score a chai latte. In Lindsborg a gem is hidden for visitors and travelers alike. With a modern industrial design this is a hotspots for wifi lovers and digital nomads. They work with organic ingredients and have a focus on healthy eating habits. A cool place to hang out for sure. They also host music & arts events and serves as a community hang out right on main street. Enjoy!
The Sassy Lady Antiques and Tea Room
503 Elm St |Burden, Kansas
Another historic home dedicated to more quiet times. The Sassy Lady House became a landmark in Burden in 1876. Nowadays it is a home for a vintage store, antique shop, cafe and tea room. With breakfast, lunch and dinner everyday, there is always something going on. The venue is also listed on the Cowley County Quilting Tour as one of the participating “quilts” to honor to the Appalachian heritage. This is done by having a painted quilt hung over the barn. The Quilting trail started in Ohio and has spread to over 48 states and over 7000 quilts participating.
Three Sisters Victorian Tea & Treasures
105 S Main St | Canton, Kansas
This tea room is not open daily, but comes highly recommended. With two dining rooms they cater for teas, lunchons and dinners for reservation only and organize tree big annual events. A curious decorated interior with lots of local history as a side dish, that is also on the menu at this fun vintage shop and tea room in Canton. Ideal for ladies and (grand)Mother – Daughter tea parties!