Got a hankering for bubble tea?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top bubble tea sources in Portland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to meet your needs.
1. Townshend's Teahouse
Topping the list is Townshend's Teahouse. Located at 2223 N.E. Alberta St. in Concordia, the spot to score coffee, tea, bubble tea and kombucha is the highest rated bubble tea spot in Portland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 360 reviews on Yelp. The flagship shop frequently hosts live music events — Stop by on the last Thursday of warmer months for a "mini-Mardi Gras" featuring local musicians and the Townshend's kombucha wagon.
2. TM Banh Mi
Next up is Madison South's TM Banh Mi, situated at 6812 N.E. Broadway St. With 4.5 stars out of 86 reviews on Yelp, the Vietnamese spot, which offers sandwiches and bubble tea, has proven to be a local favorite. Order fruit tea, milk tea and smoothies in flavors like honey, jasmine, cherry blossom and more. The restaurant also sells sandwiches, wonton soup and hot teas.
3. Tiki Tea
Tiki Tea, a spot to score coffee and tea, bubble tea and juice and smoothies in Vernon, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 118 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4936 N.E. 16th to see for yourself. Stop by to sip on preservative-free teas made with house-made syrups and organic milk products.
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