The Chai Spot is a Social-enterprise dedicated to peace-building, and to socio-economic empowerment of women and children in Pakistan.
Some of our signature chai's
Traditional Cardamom Chai
Infused with a dash of aromatic green cardamom, brewed with black tea and organic milk. We often call this chai our love potion
Our vegan Coconut Rose Chai is the favorite of many. This black tea is brewed in coconut milk with cinnamon and sugar, garnished with nutmeg, and finished with rose water
This is a Kashmiri-style chai with a delicious buttery texture, spices, and gorgeous deep pink color. With just a pinch of salt, this tea is the perfect marriage of sweet and savory!
Watch us in the news!
"The Chai Spot, a traditional chai cafe with locations in New York and Arizona, donates 50% of its profits towards education and supporting women and girls in rural Pakistan. The business was founded and is run by Khalida Brohi and David Barron, a Pakistani-American couple."
~ Global Citizen
"The Chai Spot is a café in New York City's 'Little Italy' neighborhood that serves a variety of Pakistani chai in a very colorful and cozy environment. It is also the spot that brought two people together as husband and wife, across two very different cultures and families."
~ Voice of America
"Sometimes a cup of chai is all you need to bring people together.
For Khalida Brohi and David Barron, that’s exactly how their life together started.
Barron is from an Italian-American family in Los Angeles. Brohi is from a small village in a tribal community in Balochistan, Pakistan, a place where she says love marriages are not something people hear about often."
~ Good Morning America