If you are on Derrick Avenue (Joburg's new Chinatown) squeeze yourself into this tiny tea shop owned by Betty Wu and built into the foyer of an apartment block, Hillview Heights. While not much English is spoken here this is the perfect place to stop for a refreshing Chinese pearl milk tea. Point to what you want on the menu. For a very traditional combination try the pearl green tea with milk.
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Derrick Ave, Cyrildene
If you are looking for a lifestyle antidote to the hipster districts of Maboneng and Braamfontein you’ll find it on Derrick Avenue in Cyrildene, Joburg’s new Chinatown. An impressive archway marks the start of Chinatown on Friedland Avenue and a chang