We are strong believers in supporting local businesses! Here are some of Ottawa's best local tea shops:



Tealee offers a variety of original tea blends that are created using high quality tea leaves, herbs, fruits, spices, and flowers. All of Tealee's original blends are proudly additive free and offer a healthy and tasty beverage option to new and experienced tea drinkers.

Queen of Tea


Queen of Tea offers a variety of event services and workshops: full-service baby showers, bridal shower favours, private tea tastings, and tea pairings just to name a few. Queen of Tea is based in Ottawa, Ontario & is owned and operated by Jessica Hughes, a Certified TAC TEA SOMMELIER™

Tea Store

53 York Street, Ottawa

The Teastore has been nestled right in the heart of Ottawa's Byward Market since 1996. They carry some of the best quality teas from around the world, and make a delicious cups of tea and store baked treats.

The Vanitea Room

551 Somerset St West, Ottawa

The Vanitea Room is a beautiful tea room that offers delicious and beautifully fragrant, fine loose teas from gardens all around the globe. As well as delicious cuisine for lunch and bunch. The afternoon and high tea services are served with special consideration to their Sloane tea-infused sweets,savouries & other delights. They serve everyday lunch specials through the weekdays and wonderful breakfast, brunch & tea services on the weekends.

 Cha Yi

165 rue Eddy, Gatineau

Située au 165 rue Eddy à Gatineau, la maison de thé CHA YI est une boutique spécialisée d’importation proposant des thés de terroir et des tisanes en vrac, diverses théières et accessoires d’infusion modernes et traditionnels, des ateliers sur le thé en plus d’offrir un lieu calme pour déguster infusions et gourmandises sur place.

À chaque printemps, nous parcourons les meilleurs terroirs d’Asie tels que la Chine, Taiwan et le Japon afin de s’approvisionner chez de petits producteurs artisanaux afin d’importer des thés uniques et authentiques de grande qualité. Avec une sélection de plus de 250 thés et tisanes en vrac, notre mission est de vous guider dans vos découvertes et développer votre passion pour le thé!

World of Tea

220 Bank Street, Ottawa

At World of Tea, they offer a wide selection of directly traded and micro-farmed artisan teas from the producers in China, Taiwan, India and Japan.

In addition to single garden teas, wthey also have a large selection of organic herbs, herbal infusions, teapots and tea accessories.

They welcome you to explore and experience the world of fine teas with them.

Shanti Tea


Shanti Tea is your source of Organic and Biodynamic tea in Canada. Many Canadians prefer to purchase their organic tea from us because of our focus on quality, ethics, and sustainability, while offering unsurpassed customer assistance.

When you take a sip of their premium teas, you can, at least for a moment, relax and allow peace to envelop you knowing that we have brought you the most fairly traded, the most sustainably grown, and the most delicious tea you've ever tasted.

 If you are an Ottawa Tea Business and would like you see your business listed here, please contact us at info@ottawateaguild.com