Green Grotto Tea Room

Jelly trio roasted milk tea
Jelly trio roasted milk tea

There was a time my friends and I were obsessed with going to Green Grotto. We used to go anywhere from once to three times a week for some popcorn and bubble tea. There is a sign outside that welcomes you to enjoy your stay for up to 3 hours, and often we stayed for over two hours.

Why? Green Grotto provides an atmosphere similar to a pub – sit down, order a drink, and chat for hours with your friends, get some work down, play some cards, browse some magazines, you name it.

Green Grotto Tea RoomΒ (website coming soon!)
Location: 3623 Hwy 7 E, Unit 115
Markham, ON
L3R 8X6
Hours: Sunday to Thursday: 2pm to 1am
Friday to Saturday: 2pm to 2am
Price: $
Atmosphere: Homey, comfortable
Service: Varies

Since then, they have revamped their Warden and Steeles location to be significantly larger with a drive-thru window that still is not operational the last time I visited. They also have a third location at Midland, but their Highway 7 location remains my favourite.

When we first came here, there was a really nice waitress who was always very friendly and understanding. Since then, the service and baristas have varied from good to not-so nice.

Hokkaido and Monopoly Deal
Hokkaido and Monopoly Deal

My favourite drinks are their Hokkaido milk tea, pudding milk tea, Okinawa brown sugar, Β matcha milk tea, and their jelly trio with roasted milk tea. Most of their drinks are good, but I find myself hardly straying from these few. All the drinks can be adjusted – sugar and ice level – and once you place your order, they give you a bottomless bowl of popcorn.

They do have some food options but unless you’re really hungry, I would just stick to their drinks. We’ve come here consistently for nearly four years, and we still love it.

Green Grotto Tea Room Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

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