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Thursday, April 25, 2013

Tea Time Thursday #13 Tillamook


I saved my blog post from last Saturday for my Tea Time Thursday today! We went to a delightful tea shoppe in Tillamook OR~ La Tea Da. Two friends have been running it for 13 years and the high tea is just fabulous. The food is yummy and the offerings are wonderful, as is the presentation.
The building is just plain but once you step inside, you are in another world. Is there anything more delightful than tea time with friends?


The sunlight was streaming into the tea room, so it was a bit tricky to get good pictures. Natalie and I are just admiring the goodies, the flowers, the tea cozies....just everthing.


Here's my other two special friends...Ann and Nancy! Don't you love the smiles on our faces?


The high tea presentation! Each of us got one of these lovely tea time towers...I do believe we could have split one with some pots of tea and been quite satisfied. We all took home a doggy box!


I loved the little sorbet cups. Nancy and Natalie brought us some little tea time treats.


The table cloths were just beautiful and I loved the heart shaped tea strainers. So pretty.


We had a great time, very relaxed and well worth the trip to the beach. If you want to have tea at La Tea Da's....you better do it in the next year. The friends are retiring after many years of hard work. They would like to sell the business, but they are not sure that will happen. So enjoy it  before it's gone.

9 comments:

La Tea Dah said...

My favorite tea room!!!! What a wonderful time you had! It is an amazing place.

I didn't know they would be retiring. I hope they find someone who will carry on. It would be very sad to have it close. :(

Thanks for this post! I am going to share your blog link with tea friends!

Happy day to you! Sunshine, right?
LaDonna
www.gracioushospitality.com

Marilyn said...

I love having tea here. Now I am sad it might be closed. Thanks for the heads up, as I must go one more time. Even my husband loves having tea here.

Linda @ Friendship Tea said...

Thanks for sharing your beautiful post! I am so glad I was able to visit this wonderful tea room last year when we were in Oregon.

Rosemary said...

Enjoyed reading about your recent visit to La Tea Da. Fun photos, too!

Sylvia said...

Looks like you all had a great time. I hate to see Tea Rooms close, there isn't enough of them arond now.

Susan said...

Oh, that sounded like a lovely tea room, Linda.

Did you meet LaDonna? I follow her blog, Gracious Hospitality.

It believe it's the same tea room she runs, right?

Thank for sharing. Got more photos you can share? Susan

Denise said...

You always seem to have so much fun Linda and going so many wonderful places.I may be traveling past LaDeDa soon,I'll have to check it out.OX Denise

ornamentsbypink said...

Hi Linda,I havent been blogging since my last post in August, I hurt my hand. Anyways I have been visiting my friends who left me a comment last aug. Looks like you had a great time with your friends!
Those treats look good too!
Mary

Donna and Miss Spenser said...

Oh, I'd love to have tea here some day...was that one sandwich a carrot tea sandwich? Looks yummy...I am hungry!