iOS app Android app More

Tea Culture in Los Angeles: 5 Tea Houses To Try

    First Posted: 06/12/11 02:38 PM ET   Updated: 08/12/11 06:12 AM ET

Celebrate National Iced Tea Day on June 10 with a visit to a Los Angeles tea house. These venues offer exotic teas of the hot and cold varieties in addition to an assortment of foods, including the traditional cucumber sandwich and ever-popular warm scone.

Hwa Sun Ji Tea and Coffee
1 of 6
This cozy tea house offers a bevy of traditional Korean drinks including Soo-jung-gwah ( cinnamon persimmon punch) and Shi-kae (fermented rice ginger punch) that are purported to be some of Los Angeles' best chilled teas. Hwa Sun Ji has a casual, serene atmosphere and employees are happy to assist first timers with menu selection. There is a private room with floor seating for small groups, and free parking in back.
3960 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 100, at South Wilton Place, Suite 100, (213-382-5302)

Photo courtesy of

CORRECTION: A previous version of this article misspelled Hwa Sun Ji's name. We regret the error.
Total comments: 2 | Post a Comment
1 of 6
Rate This Slide

  • 1

  • 2

  • 3

  • 4

  • 5

  • 6

  • 7

  • 8

  • 9

  • 10
Current Top 5 Slides
Users who voted on this slide