Paru Tea Bar

San Diego Tea Bar

PARU is an organic pop-up tea bar. Our aim is to educate people on the benefits of teas by offering modern twists on traditional drinks. We've designed our menu with aromatic flavors, and we use fresh and organic ingredients for energy boosts throughout the day.

All of our dried teas are carefully crafted and hand-blended proudly in San Diego, California. Visit us at





As an avid tea drinker, Amy wanted to make tea that was simple, creative, and thoughtful to share with the community. Previously, Amy has worked in consulting, operations management, and creative marketing in Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. Read Amy's interview with Interconnected Strategy.



Digital Marketing + Community Manager

A lover of strong black tea, Lani is a marketing content writer by day and a novelist by night. She's taught English in Japan, earned millions of page views writing viral content, and managed a coffee shop at Seaport Village. Lani went to UC Berkeley and majored in History.



Junior Copywriter

Catherine spends a lot of her free time writing while drinking tea, so you could say that this job was a good find. Some of her other interests including making zines, restaging old photos, and scrapbooking. She has a BA from Colorado College.