The most charming teahouses in Granada

Today we are going to discover which are the best teahouses in Granada to enjoy a walk around the city and soak up its Arab essence. Every time you embark on walking through its streets for thousands of years until today, Moroccan culture has been present and has left a great legacy of flavors and customs.

La importance of tea in Granada is such that we can find an area dedicated exclusively to arabic teahouses and shops specializing in the sale of tea with different flavors and options for all audiences. 

Special decoration in an emblematic place

Our Granada teahouses are located in the historic center of the city, in the Albaicín and Sacromonte area, it is essential to enter the little grenadian marrakesh to get closer to the Arab culture and discover the offer of exotic and Moorish teas.

The establishments that are dedicated to the preparation of tea in the city stand out for their exquisite decoration, each one houses arabic decorative motifs through lattices, careful architectural structures, wrought iron lamps, glass lanterns and much more. All this makes us very aware of the culture of Morocco and allows us to delve fully into it.

Although not only can enjoy the atmosphere and tea in the Arab teahouses of Granada, but together with that traditional hot drink we can try the best Moroccan sweets. In addition, many of Granada's tearooms have perfect sweets to combine with a spiced tea like pancakes and waffles. 

serving tea in a Granada tearoom

What teahouses in Granada to visit?

Our essential tea houses to visit in Granada, where we will savor more exotic teas accompanied by sweets or something salty and relive the period of splendor of Arab Andalusia

The Oriental

It is located in the center of Granada with views towards the Cathedral and it is a traditional tea shop where coffee and tea are served with great charm. In addition, you can savor their Arab pastries, they have crepes and natural juices made by them. 

Teahouse and restaurant Marrakesh

This restaurant is located a few meters from the famous Mirador de San Nicolás, you can not only savor its cuisine, but also have a tea menu to stay a while longer and soak up its style. This establishment stands out for having an Arabic decoration mixed with Andalusian.

abacus tea

It is a Granada teahouse located in front of the Alhambra, highlight its small terrace with views of the monument. It is in a quiet place, albeit a bit hidden, but it has two floors to have a snack with friends or family. It has teas, coffees, frozen smoothies, fruit smoothies, crepes, waffles, among others. Its decoration is more modest and with contemporary touches.

a table with tea and arabic pastries

The caves

It is a tearoom located in the busiest streets of the Albaicín, Cuesta de San Gregorio and San Juan de los Reyes, stands out for mixing Arab decorative elements with those typical of an Andalusian tavern. It has a small terrace to enjoy a tea while you see the emblematic streets and buildings of the city.

Nasrid Palace

Is the Albaicin's best-known tearoom, stands out for its typical decoration and the wide variety of teas on its menu. Once you pass the door it is impossible not to enter Morocco, it has a small terrace with typical tables and stools that are illuminated by crystal lamps. It has the Halal Guarantee of the Islamic Board.

Dar Ziryab

It is in a magical place and its interior is even more so, since it has a very careful decoration. Here you can try the best Granada teas and also their artisan pasta. 

interior of a Granada teahouse

Generalife Teahouse

This Granada tea house is ideal for tourists that they are making a visit to the center, since it is located in Plaza Nueva. You can savor typical Moroccan food, very sweet snacks and teas. It also has an offer of hookahs. It is a cozy place with good music and decoration with oriental details.

If you are thinking of visiting Granada for the first time, you are living in or near the city, or you have the opportunity to visit it, the Albaicín and Sacromonte neighborhoods are one of the essential places to explore on foot and feel the Arab essence that still remains in every corner. don't forget about visit the most charming teahouses in Granada.


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