Matcha stands out for its unique taste, health benefits, and versatility. Packed with antioxidants and L-theanine, a unique amino acid known to promote relaxation and focus, matcha offers a natural energy boost without the jitters often associated with coffee. But the magic of matcha transcends that. This finely ground green tea powder boasts a complex flavour profile, ranging from earthy to subtly sweet and umami. 

Whether you're a die-hard fan of Matcha or a curious newcomer, Singapore offers a multitude of spots where you can explore this vibrant green tea powder in both traditional and innovative forms. From creamy lattes to decadent desserts, this guide will take you through the top Matcha spots in the city!

1. Hvala

Hvala specialises in authentic Japanese Matcha and tea, offering a serene tea experience right in the heart of the city. Its Matcha latte, characterised by a rich and robust flavour, is one of the Japanese cafe the teahouse’s must-try, along with its exquisite Matcha tiramisu.

You’ll find an extensive menu of desserts and drinks, including Matcha and non-Matcha options. But here are some of its best known drinks and desserts - the Chaffogato (Goma/Matcha gelato with Matcha/hojicha shot, a twist on an affogato), Warabi Mochi with Gelato, Matcha Petit, and Matcha sorbet ranging from Matcha°1 to Matcha°3 intensities. 

Address: Various locations

2. Matchaya

Matchaya takes pride in its artisanal Matcha treats, sourcing premium tea leaves directly from Japan to ensure each sip and bite is packed with genuine flavour. Its signature Matcha latte and Matcha soft serve are unparalleled in flavour and creaminess.

But Matchaya offers more than just classics. Don't miss out on the showstopping Koicha Milk, made with ceremonial grade Matcha for an ultra-rich experience. For a perfect Matcha combination, pair your drink with its Warabi Mochi, delightful chewy rice cakes dusted with Kinako (roasted soybean flour), or indulge in a scoop of the vibrantly green Uji Matcha ice cream.

Address: Various locations, including Changi Airport Terminal 3 #B2-34

3. Tsujiri

Tsujiri, a centuries-old Japanese tea house, brings its rich heritage to Singapore, serving up Matcha delights that blend tradition with modern taste buds. Perfect for those venturing beyond town, Tsujiri boasts locations conveniently scattered across the heartland.

Its signature Matcha parfait, layering creamy soft serve with sweet azuki beans and a generous dusting of matcha powder, is a delightful balance between sweetness and the unique umami notes of high-quality matcha. Craving a taste of pure matcha? Opt for the classic O-Matcha, whisked to perfection for a smooth and clean taste. If you prefer a touch of sweetness, the O-Matcha Kinakokuromitsu Latte combines matcha with a hint of brown sugar syrup, while the O-Matcha Chiffon Cake offers a light and airy dessert option bursting with matcha flavour. No matter your preference, Tsujiri offers a delightful escape into the world of authentic Japanese matcha.

Address: Various locations

4. KYŌ Kohee

Seeking a modern twist on your matcha experience? Look no further than KYŌ Kohee. This minimalist cafe offers a contemporary take on the traditional tea, with inventive beverages like the Matcha espresso latte – a perfect choice for those who enjoy a bolder coffee kick alongside their matcha. Or try the Affogato Ice Cream, which lets you customise your perfect matcha (or hojicha!) dessert with a shot of espresso for an extra caffeine boost.

Here, the matcha experience is elevated to a sensory treat. They prepare the matcha right in front of you, allowing you to savour the rich, earthy aroma before your drink even arrives.  KYŌ Kohee also sources its matcha with meticulous care, using 100% pure matcha from Uji, Kyoto, and Shizuoka – a testament to its commitment to quality. And the experience doesn't end with drinks! The specialty coffee and matcha house offers a selection of retail matcha to take home. 


  • 144 Robinson: 144 Robinson Road #01-01, Singapore 068908
    Open Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm (Last order 4:30pm, closed weekends and Public Holidays)

  • Asia Square Tower 1: 8 Marina View, #01-K1, Singapore 018960
    Open Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm (Last order 4:30pm, closed weekends and Public Holidays)

5. Kurasu

Kurasu brings a piece of Kyoto to Singapore with its meticulously prepared Matcha latte and Japanese-style desserts. Their minimalist café ambiance adds to the authenticity of the experience, making it ideal for those who want to concentrate solely on their drink during their Matcha adventure.

Kurasu stays true to its Japanese roots by offering the same coffee lineup as its Kyoto branch. For the ultimate matcha enthusiast, explore the curated selection of exclusive Japanese brewing goods, available only at Kurasu Singapore. While its menu of sweet treats are limited, the focus here is truly on the art of matcha, allowing you to fully appreciate the rich flavour and essence of this traditional tea.

Address: 261 Waterloo Street #01-24
Opening hours: Opens daily 10:00am - 6:00pm (Closed first Wednesday of the month for maintenance)

6. Cafe Found

Want to experience matcha in style? Look no further than Café Found, a trendy cafe nestled within the walls of retail store Editor's Market. This unique concept allows you to seamlessly blend retail therapy with a delightful matcha break. 

Café Found boasts a stylish environment perfect for an Instagram-worthy moment.  Its signature Matcha latte strikes the perfect chord, balancing creamy sweetness with the earthy notes of matcha. Don't miss out on the delectable selection of trendy desserts – the Matcha Basque Cheesecake is a must-try, while the Matcha Coconut intrigues with its tropical twist on the classic tea.

Address: 391 Orchard Road, B1-16 to 24, Ngee Ann City, Singapore 238872
Opening hours: Opens daily from 10:00am to 7:00pm

7. Nana’s green tea

For a full-on matcha immersion, head to nana's green tea. This popular chain boasts an extensive menu dedicated to the versatile green tea, with options to suit every taste bud. Whether you're a latte lover or a frappe fanatic, nana's green tea has you covered. 

For a true showstopper, delve into its signature Matcha roll cake. This dessert features a light and bouncy sponge cake infused with the rich aroma and flavour of high-quality matcha. If you're feeling adventurous, explore its unique offerings like the Matcha Soda or Shiratama Zenzai with a Matcha Espresso Shot, a delightful combination of chewy mochi balls and sweet red beans, all amped up with a shot of matcha espresso for an extra kick.


  • Plaza Singapura: The Atrium @ Orchard, Plaza Singapura, 60B Orchard Rd, #03-80/82, 238891
    Open Sunday 11:00am - 8:30pm and Monday to Saturday 11:00am - 9:30pm

  • DUO Galleria: 7 Fraser St, #01-38/39 Duo Galleria, Singapore 189356
    Open Sunday to Thursday 11:00am - 8:30pm and Friday to Saturday 11:00am - 9:30pm

8. Maccha House

Maccha House is celebrated for blending traditional Matcha with modern culinary techniques, offering innovative dishes alongside classic desserts and lattes. While purists can still savour a classic matcha latte or indulge in a slice of its signature Maccha Tiramisu – a playful twist on the beloved Italian dessert – Maccha House truly shines with its contemporary creations.

Here, matcha isn't just limited to drinks and sweets. Adventurous foodies can delve into savoury main courses infused with matcha, while health-conscious individuals can opt for the lighter Maccha Chia Pudding. And for those who can't decide between a coffee break or a matcha moment, Maccha House bridges the gap with their unique Matcha Latte with Coffee Jelly. This beverage combines the smooth earthiness of matcha with the delightful bite of coffee jelly, offering a perfect solution for the indecisive matcha enthusiast.


  • PLQ: 10 Paya Lebar Road, Paya Lebar Quarter #02-20, Singapore 409057
    Open daily 11:00am - 10:00pm

9. 108 Matcha Saro

108 Matcha Saro, specialising in authentic Matcha from Uji, Kyoto, excels in Matcha warabi mochi and soft serves. Its precision in preparation ensures a Matcha experience that's both rich and refreshing.

Its signature matcha warabi mochi offers a burst of flavours and textures between the springy Japanese rice cakes and the earthy depth of high-grade matcha powder. For a refreshing take, its matcha soft-serve ice cream offers a cool and creamy indulgence that's perfect for the Singaporean heat. 

This cafe caters not only to matcha enthusiasts but also those with dietary restrictions, adhering to a strict vegetarian philosophy that excludes pork, lard, and alcohol from all their creations.

Location: #B1-K5 Suntec City Mall
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday - 10:00am to 8:30pm, Friday to Saturday - 11:00am to 9:00pm, Sunday - 11:00am to 8:30pm


Singapore's matcha scene offers a diverse palette of experiences, from traditional to contemporary interpretations of this beloved green tea. Whether you're a seasoned matcha aficionado or a curious newcomer venturing into the world of green tea, there's a perfect cup of matcha (or cone of matcha ice cream!) waiting to be discovered.


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