If you are looking for loose tea or a big variety of fresh roasted coffee beans then this is the place for you. We have over 300 teas in stock with all the accessories you need plus over 30 coffee beans, which we can grind to order (even on line).
We are a local independent family run business in Poole in Dorset, which specialises in good quality tea and coffee. The business was started in 2014 when we opened our doors in Ashley Road, Parkstone and invited people to come and see us. We have since moved to a bigger premises at 219 Ashley Road, Poole and have an extensive easy to use website at www.itstea.co.uk . We stock over 300 loose leaf teas, including herbal and fruit infusions and coffees so make a point of visiting to come and smell the coffee (or tea!).
Our goal is to bring you the joy of high quality loose leaf tea and quality coffee beans from around the World. We make sure all of our staff are properly trained and have the expertise and knowledge to help you.
We stock traditional blended teas, unusual and rare finds, first flush teas (depending on time of year/availability), oolong, pu-erh, white, green and of course black. We have a range of naturally flavoured teas such as the traditional Earl Grey but includ many other naturally flavoured and popular blends such as rose mango chais and lots more besides.
Coffee wise, we specialise in medium roast single estate coffees but have some other delicious blends. You can buy as full beans or we can grind for you (free of charge) to your specification. A choice we can even extend to our website where we grind and dispatch within minutes so you know your coffee is freshly ground.
We like to be environmentally friendly and reuse as much as we can, so you are also welcome to bring with you your own receptacles (sorry not available on the website!) to use or we can provide packets which the products can be kept in or later transferred to your favourite tin!. None of our Teas and offers are repacked by some distant anonymous company all of them are lovingly packed for you by our trained staff.
We can guide you through our products to find the right choice (we are tea-trained to help you) and we also stock a wide variety of accessories to make your drinking experience great. Have a look at our fantastic website itstea.co.uk where you can order online and get great ideas and advice from out blogs and news sections. Alternatively hook up with us on facebook, (have a look at our many reviews - we are proud of them!) but better still, if you are by make a journey to see us in Ashley Road it will be worth your while. The shop is open Monday through to Saturday.
We personally try all of our products prior to putting onto our shelves for sale (it’s a hard life!) and we can guarantee that our stock is always fresh and flavoursome. We have a wide variety of ‘wellness’ drinks and many caffeine free options so there is something to suit everyone.
For those of you who are new to loose leaf tea and don't know how to make it properly we have a handy guide that will let you know what the appropriate temperature and time is for each tea. We also have fantastic range of accessories, teapots, mugs, cups infers and even some very popular mugs with their own infusers. Some of this range is on your website but we have a lot more to chose from in store.
In Store, we offer a free wrapping service all year round for gifts and also do tea tastings (prior booking required) so if tea or coffee is your thing and you want a good choice at competitive prices then come and see us……. See you soon.