Two Chaya Maaya stalls serving chai and snacks in Colombo

PUBLISHED Apr 19, 2022

Cardamom Chai

Five months have passed since Chaya Maaya, a stall specializing in chai, opened on the second floor of Colombo City Center.

The business opened on November 18 last year. On January 27, a second outlet opened on Duplication Road in Kollupitiya, Colombo 3. The Kollupitiya branch is equipped with four to five tables.

Three types of chai, made by brewing black tea leaves with milk, are available at Chaya Maaya: Masala Chai (Rs.100), blended with aromatic herbs and spices; Badam Chai (Rs.150) with almonds; and Cardamom Chai (Rs.100) in which cardamom plays the main role. The lineup also includes Organic Mint Green Tea (Rs.100), Ginger Black Tea (Rs.80), Nannari Black Tea (Rs.80), Badam Milk (Rs. 250), and thick and sweet Kheer (Rs.250).

Desserts and snacks are also available, including samosas, egg patties, cake rusks, and butter cakes, priced from 80 rupees to 100 rupees.

Opening hours: 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. – midnight at the Kollupitiya branch).

  • Chaya Maaya, Colombo City Center branch

  • Masala Chai from Chaya Maaya