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Behind The Museum Cafe

1229 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2489
+1 503-477-6625
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 20:00All hours
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LOCATION
1229 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2489
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This place is centrally located in Portland. Very calm and nice place with friendly staff. I noticed that some people after having the food, continued to spend time resting there with nice chats and listening to music with their lap tops. Really good place to...More

Thank Chandika W
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Nice mocha, quiet, friendly staff. Recommended. Japanese decor adds to the peaceful ambience. Nice, clean restrooms.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The Cafe has the best chai tea we have had! We each had a unique tasty pastry and had a quiet place to visit and talk about the day. The Cafe has a great selection of teas , pastries, and also some coffees.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Crossing the street behind the art museum is a quiet tea shop for a snack and a cup of brew, either tea or coffee.

Thank Daniel I
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Japanese owner keep it close to her culture, but modern, fresh and fits the Portland seen. Of course tea service is top notch. Have tried several traditional dishes over the course of several visits (just keep coming back). Also have had soups, salads and sandwiches...More

Thank 2oldgeesers
Reviewed 8 March 2017

With the Portland Art Museum cafe offering only snacks and coffee, this nearby cafe answers an elegant alternative. Many Japanese items to choose from - Origami rice ball and edamame with miso soup and millet tea was a nice touch. A later snack of excellent...More

Thank walthorticulture
Reviewed 4 March 2017

They do make wonderful coffee - but their miso, sandwiches and tea service are excellent too. The owner makes amazingly delicious green tea brownies, cookies, fruit tarts - all with organic ingredients, nothing processed - entirely addictive.

Thank hhl
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

It was a nice quite charming cafe that I enjoyed it very much! The green tea latte was very good with traditional Japanese sweets and the origini was good too! Can't wait to come back!

Thank Sarai G
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This is one of our favorite places to stop for tea and coffee, plus the specialty Japanese (homemade) snacks. If you would like to sit in a clean, quiet environment across from the Portland Art Museum, if you need a break from the winter weather...More

Thank Marcus164
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I hadn't been to this cafe since it had changed hands, and thus was surprised to find Japanese food and drink here! The portions are on the small side (as far as the pastries go), but the cookie I had was unusual and tasty! I...More

Thank Bryan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1229 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2489
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-477-6625
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