One Facebook user named Nico Yabut narrated how he discovered 3 disgusting cockroaches in his drink. He urges the Philippines franchise of Gong Cha Philippines to investigate the matter.
According to his post, he bought his passion fruit tea at a Gong Cha branch in Theatre Mall, Greenhills in San Juan. Before he take a sip, he notice three cockroaches floating. On his Facebook post, he wrote:
“THIS IS ABSOLUTELY DISGUSTING…
This afternoon I ordered from Gong Cha PH Gong Cha Philippines in Theatre Mall, Greenhills. My order actually took a while to make since there were a lot of customers. The staff the. handed me my drink eventually with a sealed straw and all. The drink was really good. But just as I was bout to finish the drink, I moved the cup-sleeve to check how much I had left and I was utterly shocked to see 3…. yes, 3 LITTLE COCKROACHES in my drink.
Attached to his post are photos and a video showing the insects, supporting his claim. As of the moment, the post earned 955 reactions, 179 comments, and 799 shares, while the garnered 85K views. Meanwhile, the Gong Cha Philippines not yet released any statement on the incident as of posting.
He tagged Gong Cha Philippines’ Facebook page and asked to investigate the matter. He also warned fellow bubble tea lovers.
“Guys, please do check your orders before drinking/eating them… wouldn’t want this to happen to anyone else.
To the management at GONGCHA PH. You might want to investigate. This is simply unacceptable.
(My order was a passion fruit tea w/coco jelly).”
Gong Cha is a Taiwan-style drink shop franchise originally from Kaohsiung, Taiwan but now expanded internationally.
Source: Inquirer News