Tea House and Event Space

at the historic Union Building 151 Mill Street Grass Valley,CA 95945 


tea house & poke bowls

Thursday & Friday 5pm-9pm

This historically-rich, recently-renovated upscale venue features a clean, open plan with a floating bamboo floor throughout, elevated stage/seating area in the large studio space, comfortable couches throughout, original exposed brick walls, charming painted bamboo pillars, hand-painted Buddhist scrolls (tankas), natural light from large windows front and back.

The Tao Te Cafe Tea House features high mountain teas along with beer, wine, bubbly, sake-tails and Sashimi-grade salmon, chicken and locally-sourced beef poke bowls served from a hand-made walnut bar.

Poke bowls are served Thursday and Friday from 5-9pm.


Tao Te Cafe at the Union Building

The Union Building at 151 Mill Street became the location of the Grass Valley Daily Union in 1906, when the paper was owned by William F. Prisk. Learn more here

Body Balance Academy offers Tai Chi, Kung Fu and Qi Gong programs upstairs. Visit the Body Balance Academy website to learn more.