Uptown Soul Food Vegetarian & Vegan Catering Co. will host a hybrid ‘pop up’ restaurant featuring plant-based soul food and comfort food at Wired Beans Café on September 23, 2012.
The ‘Pop Up’ Menu will feature vegetarian and vegan versions of soul food favorites including Vegan Macaroni & Cheese, Collard Greens, Green Pepper Po’ Boy Sandwiches, Vegan Fried Chicken Breasts and other southern favorites. Combos will be priced at $5.00 with net proceeds benefiting Philabundance, Philadelphia’s largest hunger relief organization.
Uptown Soul Food’s mission is to serve fresh, creative, vegetarian and vegan cuisine while celebrating and upholding traditional African American culinary history. Takia McClendon, a Philadelphia native and Germantown resident founded Uptown Soul Food Vegetarian & Vegan Catering Company in 2012.