Viva La Revolucion! Revolucion Coffee house is a unique spot in a sea of coffee places. Portland has so many, it’s hard to know where to start.
But at Revolucion Coffee House, they add a unique Mexican flair that makes this spot a delicious change. It has the cultural feel of a little cafe in Mexico, The bright colors, metal accents, photos on the wall, and even the cups the coffee is served in all give nod to this heritage. Just as cool as the cafe in Denver called Sojourners Coffee & Tea.
A Unique Cafe With A Mexican Flair Amongst A Sea Of Coffee Shops
Maria Garcia is the owner and she loves a variety of cultural events. She takes these and infuses them into her special way of serving coffee.
Maria’s sister creates incredible baked goods and traditional Mexican drinks that exude warmth and give you all the feels of an international cafe.
Get A Fresh Tamale With Your Coffee
You’d better believe you can get fresh tamales at Revolucion Coffee. It’s one of their best sellers.
They are made using traditional methods and you can get them served with red salsa, chicken mole, or even with green salsa. The empanadas are another local favorite. The filling changes out every week, but it’s always amazing.
They Offer Traditional Baked Goods
The huge selection of baked goods means that there is always something new to try.
Aside from your typical selection of bagels and bread, they also make Patzins. These are stuffed semi-sweet rolls. They make them with ham, cream cheese, and jalapenos.
Also Serving Traditional Mexican Treats
Whether you come for breakfast, lunch, or dessert, you can be certain it’ll be delicious. You can buy the traditional vanilla flan by the slice or whole.
It’s great to bring home to share with your family. They even make a sweet choco flan and rice pudding. Customers love being able to stop in just to get one of these traditional Mexican treats.
Their Drink Menu Ranges From Mexican Hot Chocolate, Horchatas, Mango Chai and Seasonal Selections
The atmosphere and traditional Mexican foods give this place a cultural feel unlike anything else in the region. And the coffee is amazing too. They serve
Mexican hot chocolates, horchata, agua de Jamaica, and a mango chai. Some of the drinks are seasonal. Enjoy certain drinks in the summer, fall, winter, and spring.
The Coffee Beans Are Harvested and Roasted in Mexico
They serve beans harvested and roasted in Mexico so you get a truly authentic experience. The beans are fair trade to ensure that ethical practices were used in their growth and development.
Additionally, the menu includes all the standard lattes, americanos, and espressos that you would expect in a typical coffee shop. But they also have Mexican vanilla.
Inside and Outside Seating Available
Guests love to sit and enjoy their drinks in the cozy space inside or outside on the patio when the weather is warm.
The interior of Revolucion Coffee is a bit small, but the WiFi is fast, and if you get in at the right time you can easily find a place to park your things and work, read, or sit and talk with a friend.
If you’re looking for a coffee experience that feels more like home than a hipster hot spot, this is it. Enjoy the food, the drinks, the people, and the taste of Mexico in the heart of Portland.
1432 SW 6th Ave. Portland, OR 97201