Philly’s Vegetarian Pop-Up Restaurant is Back!

This past September, close to 100 people packed the brand new Wired Beans Cafe for Uptown Soul Food’s first 100% Plant-Based Pop-Up Restaurant. We’re excited to announce that the next Pop-Up will take place on Sunday February 24, 2013. Join us  at Wired Beans Cafe, 301 W Chelten Avenue, between 6:00PM-9:00PM for a healthier take on traditional soul food favorites including our signature Red Pepper Collard GreensCarolina Classic Fried Chicken Sandwich and Vegan Macaroni & Cheese.

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With a new logo from Philadelphia-based graphic designer, Brian Artis, we decided this would be the perfect time to introduce new flavors to the Pop-Up menu to go along with our new branding! Check out our tentative menu below. Please note that menu items are subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at @UptownSoulFood for any additional information, updates, additions or changes regarding the Vegetarian Pop-Up Restaurant.

Uptown Soul Food Vegetarian Pop Up Menu

Carolina Classic Fried Chicken Sandwich $8 Our deep fried crispy chicken is served on a whole grain bun with lettuce and tomato and topped with Sweet Carolina BBQ Sauce. The Carolina Classic Fried Chicken Sandwich is paired with a side of Macaroni & Cheese. 

Caribbean-Style Jerk Tofu Kebabs $8 You’ve never tasted tofu like this! Our Kebabs are soaked in a spicy jerk marinade and served over brown rice.  Kebabs are paired with our signature Red Pepper Collard Greens. 

Sweet Potato-Kale Wrap $8 The Sweet Potato- Kale wrap is served on a whole grain wrap with brown rice, dried cranberries and walnuts. 

Additional sides can be added to your order for an additional $3

Beverages Bottled Water, Iced Tea

*Uptown Soul Food accepts cash and major credit cards*

The Uptown Soul Food Pop-Up Restaurant is fast casual style dining. Diners place their orders at the counter and  have the option to sit down at an available table to enjoy their meal or have their order prepared to-go. To ensure quick and quality service, please have your order ready before you reach the counter.

Click here to check out photos from the last Uptown Soul Food Vegetarian Pop-Up! (Photos by Darren Burton & Danielle Gilliam)

For more information about our new logo design and branding, click here or check out Brian Artis at



For more information, please feel free to email us at

For all media inquiries, please contact Kiera Smalls at

Follow Takia on Twitter @TakiaMcClendon for updates.


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