Chai Bar SF - David Rio


Signature Chai Lattes

Tiger Spice Chaiflavor profile Tiger Spice Chai®

Our signature blend & customer favorite. Ground cinnamon, cardamom & clove.

Cub Chaiflavor profile Cub Chai

Brewed with fresh pressed ginger. Cardamon & black pepper. Vegan.

Elephant Vanilla Chaiflavor profile Elephant Vanilla Chai

Our very first Chai. Born in Bernal Heights. Madagascar vanilla & honey.

Boldly Spiced Chaiflavor profile Boldly Spiced Chai

Unsweetened. Cayenne Pepper. A real bite on the palate. Enjoy straight or with milk.

Tortoise Green Tea Chaiflavor profile Tortoise Green Tea Chai

Delicate Green Tea flavor. Cinnamon with light notes of coconut.

Power Chaiflavor profile Power Chai®

Black tea. Nishio Japanese Matcha. Organic spices. Vegan.

Orca Spice Sugar-Free Chaiflavor profile Orca Spice Sugar-Free Chai

Tiger Spice Chai®, sweetened with sucralose.

Flamingo Vanilla Decaf Sugar-Free Chaiflavor profile Flamingo Vanilla Decaf Sugar-Free Chai

Decaffeinated version of Elephant Vanilla Chai. Sweetened with sucralose.

flavor guide:  sweet flavor profile  spicy flavor profile
* Add-ons (50 cents each) *

Espresso – make it dirty!
Dark Cocoa – for a chocolate chai
Boba – for bubble chai (large only)

Espresso • Coffee

Espresso 2.75    
Macchiato 3.00    
Americano 2.75 3.25
Cappuccino 3.50  
Latte 4.00 5.00
Mocha 4.50 5.50
Brew of the Day 2.50 3.00

~ Our coffee is organic and fair trade ~



Sliced ginger. Fresh mint. Honey. Steeped infusion. Caffeine free.

Steph Curry (lightly sweetened)

Fresh brewed iced tea. Lemon. Ginger. Cardamom.

Matcha Latte (unsweetened) 6.25
Fresh Brewed Hot Tea

Black teas - David Rio Breakfast, Earl Grey
Green teas - Hojicha, Genmaicha, Sencha
Oolong teas - Ti Kwan Yin Oolong, Jasmine Oolong

Iced Tea of the Day (unsweetened) 4.00
Earl Grey Tea Latte (unsweetened) 5.25
Tea Frost Frappé

Earl Grey • Chocolate Assam • Japanese Matcha • Chai


Milk Options for Drinks

Dairy Whole, 2% Low-Fat, Non-fat (all organic)
Non-Dairy Soy, Almond (+.50), Hazelnut (+.50), Macadamia (+1.00)


Check out our daily special bakery creations.

Assorted Muffins, Scones, Croissants 3.25 - 4.75
Assorted Cookies 3.50
Caramel Cookie Waffle (Stroopwafel) 1.50
Seasonal Quiches 5.50
Bagel 1.50

Yogurt and Granola

Vanilla Honey Yogurt Parfait

Layered with Auntie Barb's Granola

Auntie Barb's Granola

Made from scratch in-house using a family recipe from Scott's aunt in Montana. Try it with milk (+.75)


Salads, Sandwiches, and More

Chai Bar offers a variety of fresh salads, flavorful sandwiches, and tempting burritos.



Speakeasy Tiger Spice ChaiPA

Brewed especially for the Chai Bar. Big Daddy IPA infused with Tiger Spice Chai® spices.

Allagash White Ale

Traditional Belgian wheat beer, aka witbier. Craving a Hefe? Go for this one.

North Coast Scrimshaw Pilsner

Cool, light-bodied, and refreshing. A great beer to start the day.

Lost Coast Alleycat Amber Ale

Darker bodied with nice malty power, for when you want some true beer structure.

Almanac Saison Dolores

Named after our famous San Francisco park, a Belgian style beer from a local brewing superstar.

Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

Pleasantly hoppy India Pale Ale from a sensational brewery in San Diego.

Speakeasy Payback Porter

Dark, chocolatey, and rich – a meal on its own.

Boulevard Ginger Lemon Radler

Zesty and refreshing.



Blanche de Chambly

Belgian white ale (witbier). A lighter crisper more citrus driven witbier from our neighbours in Quebec.

Bear Republic Grand Am

American Pale Ale. A great hop structure but still light and refreshing.

North Coast Le Merle

A Belgian style farmhouse ale from one of the best breweries in California.

Rogue Dead Guy Ale

A rich and chocolately ale. Don't get thrown by the name – it won't kill you!

Lost Coast Downtown Brown Ale

A smooth, full-bodied nut brown ale, lightly hopped with a hint of roasted and crystal malts.

Ommegang Abbey Ale

IPA. Pleasantly hoppy India Pale Ale from a sensational brewery in San Diego.




We searched high and low – this is the best non alc beer out there!



Aspall Dry

Euro style cider, crisp, light, and fruity – the original style for cider.



Tensei Song of the Sea

Classic and smooth Junmai Ginjo sake. What you're thinking of when you think sake.

12 per glass
Mioya Brewery, Yuho Junmai

Delicate, floral, and perfumed. A sensuous sake.

15 per glass
Tensei Thousand Waves, Tokubetsu Junmai Yamahai

A crazy powerful and complex earthy sake. The best we've tasted in years. And a super cool bottle!

85 per bottle

White Wine

Matthiasson Linda Vista Chardonnay 2014

An unoaked Chardonnay from the leader of the "New California" winemaking movement

Priest Ranch Grenache Blanc 2013

Rich body combined with great fruit aromas

BOTTLE glass / bottle
Saini, Sauvignon Blanc, Dry Creek, 2014

Different from a New Zealand Sauv Blanc, this is a ripe and delicious Californian version

9 / 36
Rickshaw Chardonnay, California, 2013

Definitely not oaky and sweet, this is all stainless steel plus fruit

12 / 48
Farmers Jane, Grenache Blanc / Albarino Verdelho "Field White", Suisun Valley, 2013

A fruity but still lean white from one of the "New California" winemakers

14 / 56
Forlorn Hope, Verdelho "Que Saudade", California, 2013

Super trendy producer, a light refreshing white

13 / 52
Force of Nature, Pinot Gris, Paso Robles, 2013

If you want a Pinot Grigio but want something bigger and richer, this is your wine.

13 / 52
Eidos de Padrinan, Albarino, Rias Baixas, Spain, 2013

Don't know Albarino yet? Try this one! Mineral and high acid, but still fruity and friendly.

14 / 56
Jules Blanc Vin Blanc, Napa Valley, 2013

Rich and fruity, this blend is just plain delicious.

10 / 40

Light & Sweet

Saracco Moscato d'Asti, Piedmont, Italy, 2013

Without a doubt the best Moscato on the market. Light, refreshing, and yes a bit sweet.

10 / 40


Pol Clement Non-Vintage

Dry French sparkling wine, in its own adorable single serving bottle


Red Wine

Banchee, Pinot Noir, Sonoma County, 2013

A Pinot from the leader of fun delicious Cali Pinots

Peregrine Ranch, Saini Vineyard, Grenache 2013

Ripe and luscious but easy on the tannins. Gulpable!

BOTTLE glass / bottle
Figge Cellars, Pelio Vineyard Pinot Noir, Monterey, 2012

Dark cola, fruit, and ripeness. Perfect for a lover of California Pinot Noir./p>

14 / 56
Tendu 2014 Aglianico Montepulciano Barbera blend, California, 2014

Earthy and mineral, a blend of Italian grapes, but made in California

13 / 52
Trinafour Carignane, Mendocino, 2012

Want a European style red, but with California ripeness? Look no further.

12 / 48
Vina Robles, Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles, 2012

Cab … good cab … need we say more?

13 / 52
La Posta Paulucci Malbec, Argentina, 2012

Big bold and dark – an Argentinian beauty

9 / 36
Bella Zinfandel, Sonoma, 2012

Rich and bold and all power, this is not a shy Zin

12 / 48

Rosé Wine

BOTTLE glass / bottle
El Libre Rose, Revolution Wine Company, Mendoza, Argentina, 2014

A rose made from Malbec? Perfect!

8 / 32
Luli Rose, Central Coast California, 2014

We love the name, the bottle, and most importantly the wine!

10 / 40

Beer and wine menu developed by Dave the Neighbor.

Prices subject to change without notice.