Construction has started for Gong Cha, which is coming to 25-08 Queens Plaza South.
A permit filed with the Department of Buildings in January will “RENOVATE EXISTING COMMERCIAL (UG6) UNIT AT 1ST FL + CELLAR.”1 Construction paper now covers the windows, as seen in the photo below.
Signage appeared in November announcing the new business.2 The tea shop, which is based in Taiwan, has more than 1,600 locations worldwide.
Gong Cha will take over for KAF Check Cashing, which closed in 2019.3
Here’s more about Gong Cha from its website:
At Gong Cha, we believe in serving quality bubble tea. Our teas can be blended with a variety of fruits, toppings and creative mixes. Gong Cha prides itself on offering fresh tea and toppings to our customer’s everyday.