The best teahouses in Granada
Granada is a city with a rich history and culture, and its teahouses are no exception. These traditional establishments offer a unique way to experience one of the best city’s Moorish heritage: tea and desserts.
Top recommendations for the best teahouses in Granada
- Tetería Bagdad (Calle Calderería Nueva, 12): is a popular spot located in the Albaicín district. It offers a wide variety of teas, including traditional Moroccan and Arabic blends. The teahouse also has a lively atmosphere, with live music.
- Tetería La Oriental (Carretera de Marañas, 3): A corner in the Albaicín neighborhood of Granada where you can immerse yourself in the world of tea, crepes, sweets and aromas. The Turkish variety they prepare here, is a real delight; especially if it is accompanied by a homemade chocolate crèpe. Their lassi shakes are also very worth it, especially the strawberry one.
- Tetería Kasbah (Calle Calderería Nueva, 4): It is the perfect place to have tea in a 100% Arabic atmosphere: cushions on the floor, rugs, arches with Andalusian-style inscriptions, and carved wooden doors. The menu includes a variety of different teas, as well as authentic Arabic food at very affordable prices. Couscous is one of its star dishes.
- Tetería el Bañuelo (Calle Bañuelo, 5): Another tea shop with a marvelous view, located behind the Paseo de los Tristes, with an impressive rustic balcony that has become the hallmark of the place where you can enjoy infusions, juices or smoothies with direct views of the Alhambra and its gardens.
Here are some tips for choosing a teahouse in Granada:
- Consider the location. If you’re looking for a teahouse with a view, choose one located in the Albaicín district. This historic district offers stunning views of the Alhambra.
- Think about the atmosphere. If you’re looking for a lively atmosphere, choose a teahouse that offers live music or dance performances.
- Consider the food. Some teahouses offer traditional Moroccan or Arabic cuisine. If you’re looking for a more traditional experience, choose one of these teahouses.
No matter which teahouse you choose, you’re sure to have a relaxing and enjoyable experience.