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White Heron Tea & Coffee Community

601 Islington St., Unit 103, Portsmouth, NH 03869
+1 603-294-0270
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“chai” (5 reviews)
“rice bowls” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, American, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
601 Islington St., Unit 103, Portsmouth, NH 03869
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Right cappuccino and great sandwiches, but overall I liked tea pots available in the shop:)- i was looking just for that one-colorful, right size, nice filter. Difficult to get parking-we are actually parked at the next plaza and walked there. From 3 coffee shops we...More

Thank astro5888
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Invigorating rice and roasted veg bowl with green curry sauce. Ah...On a cold winter's day! Lots of boxed teas to choose from all around. Other dishes were non- vegetarian so I passed on those. Worth a visit. $9 for meal. Tip jar at cash register....More

2  Thank Sunny S
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We drove up from Southern VT specifically to go to the White Heron Tea and Coffee Community. I had specifically fallen in love with their vanilla black tea which I had tried in another eatery. We walked in and were greeted immediately,overwhelmed by the many...More

Thank gardnbug22
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Very help staff especially for making suggestions on to make chai tea concentrate. Welcoming staff was very nice

1  Thank handyru
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

This place is cute! I am a coffee snob and really love drinking local brews of all kinds, including coffee. I live in a town with several local coffee roasters, so I'm spoiled. This place did not disappoint! Yummy brewed coffee and delicious baked goods....More

1  Thank Ginny S
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

One of my new favorite places. I don't even know where to begin. Iced or hot chai is awesome. It's so good that I buy the loose leaf chai and make it in my French press at home when I need a nice cup of...More

Thank Kateg812
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I had the apple ginger scone and liked it - they were a bit scroogy with the butter, though. The basic house tea was also good. The waitperson behind the counter was pleasant. It's a colorful place, with some art and lots of mugs for...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

It's a wonderful place, I love it! They have a great selection of tea and sweets. I will be going there much more often!

Thank selinnehan
Reviewed August 1, 2016

This coffee is at the place we stayed and saw this when we were going into town. Stopped before leaving town to buy some. They have a lot of flavors of tea and coffee. If you like either, you should check them out.

Thank kwreedeco
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We stopped here to prepare a little picnic lunch for ourselves on a nice day during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. My wrap of sausage and eggs was nice and hot even after we traveled about 20 minutes to get to our destination. And...More

Thank Christopher M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Islington St., Unit 103, Portsmouth, NH 03869 (Formerly White Heron Tea)
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-294-0270
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Organic Teas, Chai & Organic Coffee. Cafe and retail shop.
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