Cebuanos not only love delicious food but also different kinds of drinks which is evident in the growth of Coffee and Cafe shops around Cebu. One particular drink that is now very popular is the Milk Tea also known as “pearl milk tea” which is a type of drink where tea is sweetened with evaporated milk.
Here is the list of Cafe Shops that serve Milk Tea around Cebu.
1 .Gong Cha
Located in SM City Cebu, Gong Cha is the perfect location if you want to sip a drink after you went shopping in their supermarket. You can choose from a lot of varieties, Overall the taste is okay and service is fast. You don’t have to wait a couple of minutes before your drink is ready.
Founded in 2006, Gong Cha is the fastest growing milktea brand in Asia with over 200 branches in Taiwan,Singapore,Hong Kong, China,Malaysia, Indonesia, Korea and Philippines.
Located in JCenter Mall Mandaue.
They serve tasty Milk Tea, aside from their varieties of food choices. JCenter Cinema just beside the establishment which comes as perfect pair with your popcorn for your movie watching experience. Their milk tea is good and they have the usual flavors that are available to choose from. Service is quite slow but you can sit and wait in their comfortable place which makes the wait worthwhile.
ERSAO started out as a commissary near Grace Christian High School (Quezon City, Metro Manila) back in 1998, and has now expanded into 18 branches (and growing!) within Metro Manila—with the restaurant finally open for franchising in 2011.
ERSAO’s first branch was opened in Banawe, Metro Manila on June 12, 2000. By the end of year 2000, ERSAO established a central kitchen in Quezon City to ensure optimum food quality it serves every day. And in July 2007, ERSAO came up with a new set of menu that features a wider food selection (including several types of noodle dishes and rice toppings).
Today, ERSAO is thrilled to be able to finally open its doors and cater to the discerning tastes of Cebuanos and the rest of the dynamic groups in the islands down South. ERSAO is optimistic that Cebu and neighboring islands in the Visayas shall give it a warm and lasting welcome as proven by the number of years that it has been in Metro Manila.
2. Sprockets Coffee
One of my personal favorites. They serve this delectable Milk Tea with a place so cozy, artistic and a great place to hang out with your friends. Location is also perfect for students who are in Talamban area where-in you can get a quick drink before or after going to school since it’s just infront USC-Talamban campus or if you want a more private location they also have their other branch at Escario area.
Sprockets Cafe is envisioned to become the creative hub for artists, photographers, writers, imaginative young people, innovative young professionals and entrepreneurs, a third venue (the first two being the home and the office) to chill and unwind. It will provide customers that ‘breathe of fresh air’, a place to breed creativity and inspiration.
Sprockets Café encourages youthful freedom and boundless imagination. It offers milk tea, coffee and great comfort food.
3 Bubble Bea Tea House
One of the pioneering Milk Tea shops here in Cebu, provides various Milk Tea choices. Bubble bee tea house is everywhere, located in SM, Escario to name a few. Their Milk Tea taste is quite good but not the best(my taste), though it is one of the popular milk tea shops around Metro Cebu.
BBT House is a fun alternative to your usual hangout. We specialize in bubble tea drinks that is famous throughout US, Canada and Southeast Asian countries. We also offer food, free board games and karaoke!
visit a branch near you:
Main Branch, NRA, Mandaue City
SM Branch, 2/F SM Northwing, Cebu City
Escario Branch, Escario Central, Cebu City
4. Cobo Awesome Possibiliteas
A more lively milk tea shops located in Malls (SM City Cebu, JCenter) where drinks presentation is great with prompt service. Place is also clean and colorful filled with artistic stuff in the walls that will make you stay longer and dine in the shop rather than ordering take out.
Cobo is a shop that is the epitome of varieties of categories in teas, coffee, smoothies, snow ice and snacks. It’s parent company Profood International Corporation is the largest Philippine based dried fruit producer and the standard bearer of the world class processed fruit products from the Philippine Islands. Profood International Inc.,has grown to become the leading producer of various dried fruit, preserves, purees, concentrates, and juices.
Cobo is not your ordinary milk tea store. It serves unique and delicious milk teas and snow ice products that are sure to delight your taste buds. Cobo is the Most Innovative Bubble Tea & Desserts shop in terms of product offerings.
5. Moon Leaf Tea Cebu
Popular for students especially in University of San Carlos where both of their branches are located at USC Main and Talamban Campus. One of the known Milk Tea shops in Manila is now in Cebu to serve their delicious Milk Tea, not to mention their strong WIFI signal. It’s a great place for studying, chilling or simply hanging out with friends.
Moonleaf is a tea shop offering freshly-brewed tea mixed into a variety of delicious and refreshing concoctions, milk tea being the most popular.
G/F Elipe Bldg. Pelaez Ext.
6000 Cebu City
6. Bon AppeTEA
This is one of my favorite Milk Tea shop here in Cebu where they serve mouthwatering Milk Tea in town. Located near Ayala Center Cebu. The Place is kinda small but cozy, their wall is filled with different and colorful post stamps with customer feedback. I personally recommend their winter-melon. It’s a must try.
The fastest-growing franchise in the country. Milk teas, frappes, fruit juices, waffles and more.
7. Serenitea Cebu
One of the most popular Milk Tea Shop in Manila is now in Cebu bringing in, their well known Milk Tea goodness which you will surely comeback for more. Located in Cebu IT Park and is popular for employees around the area. The place is spacious where you can sit, relax and enjoy in the midst of a busy schedule.
G/F Calyx Centre, W.Geonzon Street Corner J. Abad Santos, Cebu IT Park, Apos
6000 Cebu City
Phone (032) 236 3228
8. Cafe Belle
Located near USC Talamban Campus, popular to students and boarders around the area where you can enjoy their Milk Tea and other drinks available. Great place to study and surf the net with their free wifi connection. The Place is lively,colorful and quiet enough to study.
6000 Cebu City
Phone 0922 855 6816
Today 08:00 – 00:00
The popular Milk Tea from Taiwan that serves excellent milk tea with various flavors is now in Metro Cebu. Located in Ayala Center Cebu, SM City Cebu and Cebu IT park. You will definitely enjoy their Milk Tea whether dining in with some of their meal choices or to bring it out while strolling in the mall. Try their bestseller Banana milk tea, it’s ambrosial!
Since its founding in 2005, Chatime has become one of the biggest international bubble tea brands today, as well as being the only publicly listed beverage provider in the Taiwan stock exchange. As of March 2011, we have over 600 stores worldwide in Taiwan, Malaysia, China, USA, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Australia, Canada, Bangladesh, Dubai, England, and the Philippines!
10. Tea O’Clock
The one of the most homey cafe shop located in Talamban. Great place for studying and watching movie in your tablet or laptop. A very artistic, rustic and dainty place food for your eyes as well. Their milk tea is very good and luscious. If you want a more peaceful & quiet place to hangout then I recommend you to visit this cafe.Read Tea O’Clock Full Review