Ippodo is a New York City-based tea house that serves a wide variety of traditional green teas in authentic pots, cups and tins. This would be a great shop to visit if you love to drink tea and you're looking for authentic, natural and loose leaf options.
Ippodo offers much more than a vast selections of teas to its consumers. When consumers enter the shop they are greeted by a consultants that are knowledgable in Japanese tea practices and products. The shop is designed to look like a modern kitchen with an island, sink counter and brewing stations. Consumers can pick what tea they'd like to purchase and have one of the consultants walk them through the best ways to brew the tea. You can sample a selection of traditional teas and drinks and cleanse your palette in-between with a small cup of water.