There is no stopping the popular milk tea craze in Cebu! While this refreshing drink originated from Taiwan and other parts of Asia but it has already captured the hearts of many Filipinos!
Milk tea, as the name suggest is a drink that adds milk to your cup of tea in order to create that smooth flavor and sweet taste. It’s simply a refreshing option that is enjoyable to consume whether it may be sunny or rainy outside!
Now, there are plenty of exciting and new flavors coming out and nowadays, it can be confusing as to where you can get that delicious blend! So let us help you with that by checking out the…
Top 15 Most Popular Milk Tea In Cebu
15. Hebrews Shebrews
We’ve arrived at the last Cebu Milk Tea shop that you should stop by for a quick drink. Hebrews Shebrews started as a small stall in Cebu and has now over 10 branches in Metro Cebu! They serve milk teas with a twist and we can’t help but agree! With 14 special flavors, you get to choose a different one each time you visit them.
A must try is their house specialty, the Hebrews Shebrews milk tea and you must add cream cheese to your order to complete the combination!
14. Island Tea Company
Although they are much more known for their coffee and hot teas, Island Tea Co. is proving themselves worthy of their milk tea series ever since they’ve arrived in Cebu. They serve 100% pure Ceylon Tea which gives their teas a distinct flavor! With branches all over Cebu, you really get to fulfill your cravings with them.
Phone Numbers: 0917 779 9038 (GLOBE)
13. Gentlemen Cafe
For the KPOP fans out there looking for a place to chill and hang out with your friends, Gentlemen Cafe should be your spot! They play KPOP songs on loop and even play music videos of your favorites on their television all day long. They also have unique areas to spend your time on because you can literally chill with pillows as long as you’ve ordered from them!
Phone Numbers: (032) 416 1009
Social Media: Facebook
As we’re nearing the end for Cebu Milk Tea shops, this store makes you give in to your milk tea cravings! What makes Infinitea one of our favorite brands is that they cater to the trends. A great example would be their newly Dalgona Series which automatically became a crowd favorite!
11. Double Ma Tea
Looking for an Instagrammable location while enjoying your drinks? Double Ma Tea gives a pastel vibe to your pictures and you can make use of their props in the store.
It is a popular spot especially for teens because the photos you can get are endless! Plus, their drinks are affordable and refreshing to the palette. Talk about a deal!
Phone Number: (032) 232 0912
10. A Little Tea
One of the newest milk tea crazes in Cebu, A Little Tea, will make you a fan of black sugar milk teas! Within a few years of operation, they have expanded to different locations in Cebu so that they can reach more people that want to have a taste of their unique flavors. Their best seller has got to their Black Sugar Milk Tea with the perfect blend of sugar, milk, tea and pearls.
Phone Number: 0967 291 1505 (GLOBE)
9. Gong Cha
In need of classic flavors? Gong Cha lives up to their statement of making tea a global and fashionable choice of refreshments and continues to infuse tea culture into people’s lives. One of our favorites when we need a simple milk tea is their GC Milk Milk Tea. But of course, the choice of trying different combinations is for you to decide!
Halfway through our list of Cebu Milk Tea shops you should pay a visit to, is Chatime, one of the leading and biggest milk tea brands worldwide. With 5 branches in Cebu, their freshly brewed tea infused with different natural flavors gives you a taste of Taiwan in a cup. Shake things up!
7. CoCo Fresh Tea and Juice
If you don’t like large tapioca balls in your drink, then CoCo Fresh Tea and Juice is the one for you! They offer their milk tea with tiny pearls fit for your straw and fresh teas perfect for your tastebuds. Try new flavors and pair with your favorite snack to get a combination so good you’ll come back for more. Make CoCo Fresh Tea & Juice your on-the-go boost of freshness!
6. Black Dragon
Newly opened Black Dragon with their one and only branch in SM Seaside City Cebu. When they first launched their Cebu Milk Tea store, people came flocking in to have a taste of their milk tea, and truly they did not disappoint!
What’s special about them is that they take milk teas to a next level by making them gourmet. It is also a beautiful spot for you to catch up with your friends.
5. Macao Imperial Tea
We love it when shops allow customers to bring their own cup, and Macao Imperial Tea is a great example. When you purchase your drink from them, your cup can be reused for your next purchases because your cup is made especially for you.
They scrapped the idea of single-use plastic for their refreshments. Also, if you have a different tumbler for you at home, you can bring it to them as well!
4. Bubble Tea Station
One of the well-known Cebu Milk Tea brands, Bubble Tea Station is a name you hear quite everywhere in the city. Started in 2012, Bubble Tea Station or BTS is a homegrown Cebuano brand serving milk teas, fruit teas and specialty items such as Yakult and Rock Salt & Cheese beverages. With over 30 stores to serve you in Metro Cebu, you will never get tired of them. Indeed, they’re brewing happiness!
Phone Numbers: 0933 318 4475
Established in Taiwan back in 1990, Dakasi is one of the most popular milk tea in Cebu renowned for their natural taste made from fresh ingredients with no artificial flavoring and little to no additives. When it reached Cebu, people lined up just to get the sweet taste of milk tea that they serve.
Customize your drinks however you want with their wide selection of add-ons. Don’t forget to mix and match correctly! Just like what they say, there’s no milk tea like Dakasi!
Ayala Center Cebu – (032) 316-7862
Cebu IT Park – (032) 401-1781
2. Happy Lemon
Happy Lemon, just like Serenitea, started roughly 10 years ago with a milk tea shop around universities. From then on, the mania went from a simple store to being one of the prominent milk tea brands in the Philippines.
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What we love about Happy Lemon is that they constantly bring unique twists to their milk teas that keep us coming back for more! A must try is definitely their Butter Cookie Creamy Baby Milk Tea, and don’t forget to add tapioca pearls.
Phone Number: (032) 410 6203
First on our list is none other than one of the pioneering milk tea shops in the Philippines, Serenitea. Back when the Chen couple lived in Taiwan, they brought the milk tea trend home in 2008, and built their first ever store in the country.
After many years, they’ve expanded to more than 30 branches nationwide. They house a wide variety of flavors and are continuing to satisfy everyone’s palette by bringing in new flavors every now and then. Currently, they are one of the popular Cebu Milk Tea Shops people enjoy!
Fun fact: They were also one of the few milk tea stores to have a jumbo-sized milk tea available to the public!
0932 262 5737 (SUN)