Red Robe Tea in the
Cheap Eats: Red Robe Tea House
Oregon Live, February 10, 2012
takes gumption to open a teahouse in coffee-mad Portland. But Red Robe,
at the corner of Northwest Third Avenue and Davis Street, aims to
provide more than just liquid refreshment. The corner cafe serves food,
with low-priced lunch options and tea-drinking snacks, but it's also a
place to experience the centuries-old art of Chinese tea culture.
16 New Portland
Neighborhood Businesses Opened in August
Neighborhood Notes, September
is common knowledge that Portland has risen to the top of the heap when
it comes to locally crafted beer and coffee. Perhaps the next frontier
is tea. Red Robe Tea House offers an extremely large selection of teas
with intriguing names like Hangzhou West Lake Dragon Well and Superior
Phoenix Yunnan Gold.
Red Robe Tea Shop in
Portland's Old Town/Chinatown Neighborhood to Hold Grand Opening
Oregon Live, August 2, 2011
Louis Lee broke away from a meeting with the Portland Table Tennis Club to talk about Red Robe, a new tea shop that will hold its grand opening Wednesday in an Old Town/Chinatown neighborhood building owned by Lee.
The shop features about two dozen types of tea along with a short
"east-meets-west" menu of items from BBQ pork to eggs boiled in tea.