One should always make time for tea ...

Reserve a Table at one of the 3 seatings: 11:00 am, 1:15 pm 0r 3:30 pm

About Us



Born and raised in Malaysia, 

Malaya Tea Room is a tribute to the British Malaya era, growing up in a multicultural nation, precious childhood memories and reminding flavors.

Imagine warm, breezy afternoons, lazy rattan fans, lush tropical plants, and freshly brewed tea accompanied by a delicious array of sweets and savories handcrafted with the utmost care.

There's always time for Tea.



A fine selection of loose tea leaves carefully sourced and curated.

Black Tea 

Green Tea 

Flowering Tea

Herbal and caffeine-free 

Truly Malaysian Pull-tea



Indulge in tea sandwiches and delicious sweets favored in Europe and Southeast Asia. 

We support woman-owned and 

small businesses.

If you have something yummy to share, 

we are all ears!

Thank you for understanding there's a $20 minimum per person for Tea Service


We currently do not offer vegan  or dairy free options due to limited kitchen space. 


Hours | Contact

*Due to our limited seatings, PLEASE MAKE A RESERVATION so we can better serve you*

Malaya Tea Room

920 Central Avenue, Alameda CA 94501

(510) 263 - 8208


Open Wednesday to Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Three seatings:

11:00 am to 1:00 p.m

1:15 pm to 3:15 p.m

3:30 pm to 5:30 p.m

We are closed Monday & Tuesday.