The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. Singapore

Heritage tea brand and accompanying tea accessories retailer The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. has one boutique in Singapore, which also features a tea bar, located at ION Orchard mall (2 Orchard Turn).

The company was founded in 1872, when Balage Porolis de Silva set up a jewellery boutique, not only selling the finest gems, but also serving the clients with the best Ceylon teas.

Over time, Balage Porolis de Silva brand became synonymous with artistry and craftsmanship, and this tradition continues to this day, elevating tea beyond a simple beverage to a premium gift.

The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. - Tea Bars in Singapore.

The name of company pays tribute to the historic Clipper ships that carried chests of the freshest teas to all corners of the world, for one, as well as acknowledges the year the company’s roots were planted in Singapore.

At the shop, which also houses a great tea bar, you can purchase tea in categories of Essentials, Specials, Tropics, Herbals & Blossoms, Luxuries, Organics, Assorted, Collections, Gift Hampers, and Limited Blends.

The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. Singapore.

The store also retails confectionery that goes well with tea, teaware (tea sets, teaballs, tea canisters, teapot infusers, teapots, etc), and lifestyle products, such as candles.

The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. ION Orchard
2 Orchard Turn, #B4-07, ION Orchard
Singapore 238801
Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 10am-10pm

The official Facebook page for The 1872 Clipper Tea Co. is available at

Following the Facebook page, you’ll stay updated on the latest tea products and collections, promotions, and other news related to the outlets in Singapore.

You can also follow the company’s Instagram account at