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T.E.A - The East Asian Cafe

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12th, Norman, OK 73071
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Dallas, Texas
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129 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting our son for Mom's weekend at OU he wanted to take us to TEA cafe Asian diner (I think this is the name). Our party of 5 had the most delicious food ( for a great price $6 lunch gets you a huge portion of fried rice, your choice of protein and heat level). Since I'm gluten free... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to eat on Campus, and while the food is a tad greasy, it is absolutely delicious. My favorite dish is the beef chow fun, spice level 2 out of 3. Also, their slushes are very good particularly green apple and passion fruit. This is a great place to eat good Asian food

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Thank EAM15
DFW, TX
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Unique, fun cafe, with great service, good food, good prices and a wonderful assortment of refreshing drinks. A great place to visit on OU move-in or move-out day.

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Edmond, OK
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225 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2013

My daughter eats here all the time when she is at OU so I thought I would try this out with her. I had an amazing green tea with peach that was worth the trip alone! I had the Kung Pao Shrimp with brown rice and the egg drop soup which was "meh". The KungPao shrimp was nothing like I... More 

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Thank Wowx3
Norman, Oklahoma, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2012

I come in here 3 times a week for the best beverage. A Taro frappe with bobba and whip cream. It's amazing. Im not into Asian food but my friends like it. Sometimes the store closes down for a few weeks at a time, which can be frustrating, but maybe they are spending time with family so I guess I'll... More 

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2 Thank Lacie T
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Excellent food and service! Great variety. And excellent "healthier" choices!

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Shanghai Region, China
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224 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2011

Both locations are very good--we love the atmosphere of the east side better than the campus corner feel, but either will not disappoint. The have a lunch special platter deal that allows you to sample a variety of foods, nice. Their Bobba tea is fantastic -- all around great experience.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2011

I love this place. The food is right there on par with the rest of the really good Asian restaurants in Norman. Their rice box, which is like a combo meal thing you can get is a great value for what you get. They have a pretty impressive selections of teas of all types including hot teas, herbal teas, boba... More 

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Reviewed 20 December 2007

Freakin awesome

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Restaurant features
Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12th, Norman, OK 73071
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?