This Japanese teahouse chain has opened its first American location, inside the Metropolitan Hotel. Tafu sells and brews a range of teas, and offers leaf-based treats conjured by the Hell’s Kitchen dessert spot Kyotofu.
569 Lexington Ave
|Cross street:||at 51st St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Sat 7am–7pm|
|Transport:||Subway: E to Lexington Ave–53rd St; 6 to 51st St|
|Price:||Average snack: $4. AmEx, MC, V|