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656 Bourke st, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9319 2788
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“dim sum” (2 reviews)
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656 Bourke st, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazingly awesome find this place was. Some of the best cold tea and home made yum cha that was outstanding! Staff relaxed and friendly and seriously this was brilliant! Well done Zensation!

Thank Bernster2011
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited recently and got the package where we each chose 6 dumplings, 3 varieties of tea, and received some desserts. The cafe itself is very nicely decorated with a great ambience. The food was great and the tea was very high...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Cafe was cute and cosy, loved seeing all the teapots, tea cups and tea leaves displayed, staff were extremely friendly and explained how to drink different teas with different cups, they know their teas really well and matched the taste of what we asked for,...More

Thank Shan N
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Another lunch at Zensation. It might seem eccentric, with walls covered with teapots and all manner of Chinoiserie, but the food and tea is wonderful The idea of teas matched to a meal surprized me at first, but for the past few visits I have...More

Thank JohnandJim
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

We had enjoyed going to a Chinese tea house while overseas so we're pleased to find Zensation on a recent visit to Sydney. What a lovely way to spend a few hours, in a peaceful and relaxing setting, the traditional decor added to the ambience....More

Thank kezzzo193
Reviewed 30 June 2015

A new experience for luncheon with friends. What a treat. Met at the door by Goldie and the girls who made us welcome and explained the menu. We had dumplings, plenty of them, matched with different teas, finishing-up with Milky Oolong. Sublime.

Thank JohnandJim
Reviewed 12 December 2014

We discovered Zensation tea house four visits ago and have since invited numerous friends to join in the atmosphere.Christine and Raymond have so much knowledge surrounding the way of tea it is astounding. Yum cha dumplings complimented by various tea tastings is a great way...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 June 2013

We were after a quick bit to eat and stumbled across the cutest Chinese teahouse ever! It was decorated so immaculately, with old style Chinese furniture and teapots. The feel was so cozy (was a really cold, rainy day). They had a resident dog who...More

Thank Gloria M
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 656 Bourke st, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9319 2788
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