For brevity’s sake (it’s Wednesday): Yesterday. Stumbled into Chado Tea Room on West 3rd Street in Los Angeles. Unbelievable selection (whites, greens, blacks, chais, oh my!). Milk Oolong variety—buttery, nutty, delightful. Perfect start to the day. Highly recommended stop.
Chado Tea Room
8422 1/2 West, 3rd St., Los Angeles, CA 90048
Hours: Daily 1130am-6pm (kitchen closes at 530pm)
Phone: (323) 655-2056
* Additional tea room locations in Pasadena, Downtown Los Angeles (in the Japanese American National Museum), and 4 locations in India. Tea blends and other tea-related accoutrement available for purchase online.*