Mingles Tea Bar

Stories about Mingles Tea Bar

Newsletter: On a busy Inglewood corner, this cafe feels like a secret tea oasis

Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • September 28, 2019

Recently I spent some time with Lara McAuley of Mingles Tea Bar, a tea and coffee shop that opened about two years ago near the intersection of Crenshaw and Manchester in Inglewood. I stumbled onto Mingles after Googling some combination of “free

without losing its essence. At Mingles Tea Bar in Inglewood, tea timers help take the guesswork out of tea steeping. (Patricia Escárcega / Los Angeles Times) “I do it this way because I want people to not have to think or worry when they come here

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101 Best Restaurants in Los Angeles: How we came up with the list

Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • December 9, 2019

own case. One early fall afternoon, we drafted an early version of the 2019 list in the back room of Mingles Tea Bar in Inglewood, fortifying ourselves with lemon tea. We each brought our own lists. We debated our personal top 10; we made the case for