Believe it or not, Disney offers some fantastic hot and cold tea options for those of us who love it!
Previously, tea lovers visiting Disney didn’t have many options. But as tea in all of its infinite variety continues to grow in mainstream popularity, Disney has made real strides and now offers much better options.
Let’s take a closer look at the options. There’s plenty to choose from!
Tea in Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts
Not to be outdone by coffee, tea has its own legions of passionate followers, and lovers of this brew are continuing to grow in sophistication.
Fortunately, Walt Disney World is keeping pace with the demand for quality tea in its Parks and Resorts, where guests enjoy a wide variety of offerings.
Joffrey’s Tea in Walt Disney World
If you’re after a delicious cup of Tea while spending time in the Parks of Disney World, you’ll be happy to know that you have some great options.
Joffrey’s offers hot tea options at all of its kiosks located throughout the parks of Walt Disney World. In addition, they often offer seasonal iced fruit-tea blends, which are the perfect refresher for a day in the Parks.
For your convenience, here’s a list of the kiosks where you can enjoy teas by Joffrey.
Transportation and Ticket Center
Epcot Monorail Station
World Showcase Between the Canada and UK Pavilions
World Showcase at the America Pavilion
World Showcase Near Disney Traders
Joffrey’s American Adventure Coffee Kiosk in Epcot
Joffrey’s American Adventure Coffee Kiosk in Epcot
Disney’s Hollywood Studios:
Premier Theater Near Muppet Vision 3D
Entrance to Pixar Place
Exit at Tower of Terror
Joffrey’s Coffee Kiosk at Pixar Place
Disney’s Animal Kingdom:
You’ll also find Joffrey’s locations at Disney Springs and both Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon. The kiosks are well-themed to their locations and offer a many types of tea as well as fresh baked goods.
But if you’re a tea lover, be sure to pencil some extra time into your visit to Animal Kingdom. There, you’ll find Anandapur Royal Tea Company.
This special kiosk offers full line of Joffrey’s exotic quality tea options and has long been one of our favorite stops for tea. While we love the unique loose teas from all over the world that you can enjoy here, nothing beats a Frozen Chai on a hot, hot Florida day!
But we’ve saved the best Tea Stop for last! If you are a true connoisseur of tea, you must head to Disney Springs and plan to spend an afternoon at Joffrey’s Tea Traders Cafe.
This is a tea lover’s haven; if it has anything to do with quality teas from all over the world, then you will find it here. The beautiful shop, which recently opened in The Landings Area of Disney Springs, combines a retail outlet and a tea shop into one.
But that’s not all. There is also a Tea Bar, where you can watch how teas are blended and see demonstrations of different tea preparations by the tea master or one of his teasmiths.
You can even observe a Gong Fu Cha demonstration, a traditional Chinese ritual tea ceremony. At the Tea Bar, cast members will offer you samples and walk you through all of the nuances of the tea brewing experience.
It’s a delicious way to learn more about this fascinating drink, and you just might end up with a completely unique blend that’s all your own!
Starbucks Tea in Walt Disney World
Teavana teas are widely available by the cup in all of the Starbucks locations, and you can also enjoy Chai Lattes, both hot and cold.
You’ll find Walt Disney World Starbucks in the following locations.
- Magic Kingdom: Main Street Bakery on Main Street USA
- Epcot: Fountain View in Future World
- Disney’s Hollywood Studios: The Trolley Car Cafe right on Hollywood Boulevard
- Disney’s Animal Kingdom Creature Comforts just before the entrance to Africa
- Downtown Disney at West Side and in front of the World of Disney Store in Marketplace
Teavana teas are also served at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts.
Other Tea Options in Walt Disney World
For sheer variety, Epcot is another must shop Tea stop. After all, where else can you sip delicious, vibrant Iced Green Tea (Japan!), enjoy refreshing Mint Tea (Morocco!), and then finish your day with a Plum Wine Green Tea Slush? You’ll find that last one in China at Joy of Tea, by the way.
If you’re looking to purchase tea to enjoy in your room or to take home with you, check out The Tea Caddy in Epcot’s UK Pavilion. Not only will you find a wide array of Twinings Teas, but you can also shop Tea Accessories, sweets from the UK, and other tea time favorites.
Afternoon Tea. If you’re looking to enjoy afternoon tea with all of the customary trimmings, head to the beautiful Garden View Tea Room at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa. Enjoy a menu that features tradition Tea Sandwiches and Pastries as well as a full array of tea options, brewed looseleaf by the pot. It’s a lovely and serene way to spend the afternoon.
Restaurants. Many of Disney World’s Signature and Moderate Restaurants also offer up an intriguing list of teas to accompany dessert. Be sure to ask your server about the offerings. It’s a great way to relax after a delicious meal.
Twinings Tea at Counter Service Spots. A large variety Twinings Teas are also available at counter service locations throughout Walt Disney World. You’ll often find tea chests with a myriad of options located near the self-serve beverage stations. Likewise, Twinings Teas are normally available to enjoy in-room as well.