Kevin Smith’s Mooby’s Pop-Up Returns to West Hollywood
Entertainer Kevin Smith’s fictional fast food chain, Mooby’s, became a limited-run reality on April 19. For two weeks, the vegan-friendly pop-up offered its Mooby’s Meal for pickup and delivery—consequently crashing Postmates twice. Following the go-ahead for restaurants to resume dine-in service, Mooby’s reopened its doors in West Hollywood on June 19. Customers must order their “Interactive Meal Experience” ahead and are encouraged to do so days in advance, as the pickup times are limited.
The inclusive experience is priced at $30 per person and includes a Mooby’s Meal, photo opportunities with Kevin Smith film memorabilia, and exclusive access to a Mooby’s-themed retail shop. The entire proceeds of its opening weekend were donated to Clean Up South Central—a Los Angeles nonprofit geared toward the betterment of communities by street clean-ups and community service. Moving forward, one hundred percent of the proceeds from the Mooby’s Social Distancing shirts will also be donated.
All Mooby’s Meals include a Mooby’s Main and a Salt Lick Side. Beverages and desserts such as the Spiked Capri Sun and iconic chocolate-covered pretzels may be added at an additional cost. Vegan mains include the Beyond Meat Cow Tipper Burger, Beyond Sausage Patti Egga-Mooby Muffin, and the Lasagna Sandwich Reboot.
Mooby’s will be in operation through July, though the official closing date of this pop-up has yet to be announced. Tickets can be purchased here and orders can be picked up from noon-7pm Tuesday-Sunday.
More from VegOut
8 Frozen Vegan Pizzas You’ll Want in Your Freezer
Not sure what to make for dinner? You can’t go wrong with these eight frozen vegan pizzas! We love a good plant-based pie, especially one we can easily make at home. Here are some of our favorite frozen pizzas you can buy in stores and online.
Vegan and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants Lizzo Has Tried in LA (And Featured on Her TikTok)
The award-winning singer has featured some delicious vegan grub from restaurants around Los Angeles on her TikTok page.
San Diego’s First Vegan, Gluten-Free Ice Cream Shop Opens Friday
The new Kula Ice Cream storefront opens this Friday!
Easy Vegan Chickpea “Tuna” Salad Recipe
This easy vegan chickpea salad is rich in protein, fiber, flavor, and versatility. Made from plant-based pantry staples, this salad can be planned in advance or put together totally last minute. Try serving it between slices of whole-grain bread, as a dip paired with veggie sticks and crackers, or atop loaded salads. This legume-based dish is the perfect appetizer, snack, and meal addition. For increased simplicity, this salad can be made with or without a food processor—let’s get mashing!
The Met Gala Will Serve an All-Vegan Menu This Year
Vogue’s popular red carpet fashion event will feature a plant-based menu!
NBA’s Number One Draft Pick Cade Cunningham Is Vegan
This 19-year-old basketball player is the latest to join the ranks of plant-based NBA players.
7 Must-Try Vegan Hot Dog Spots Across America
Hot diggity dog! Summertime is in full force, and hot dog season is among us. The perfect seasonal cookout fare can be found in vegan form at all major grocers, but where can you grab a vegan dog piled high with all the fixings? We’re rounding up some of our favorite vegan and vegan-friendly spots to snag a vegan hot dog around the country.
12 Sustainable Loungewear and Pajama Brands to Add to Your Wardrobe
It seems like all we do these days is lounge around, so we might as well dress for the occasion, right? Loungewear is as comfy as pajamas, but cute enough to hop on a Zoom meeting, post to your IG story, or even take your dog out for a quick walk. Here are our favorite eco-friendly loungewear and pajama brands!
Take-and-Bake Vegan Mac & Cheese Trays Expand to Nearly 100 Costco Locations
Chef Ayindè Howell’s plant-based Mac & Yease can be found in Costco stores across the southeastern United States.
California’s First Vegan Camping Festival Is Happening Next Weekend
The Kind Hearted Campout will feature music, activism workshops, vegan food, games, yoga classes, dance parties, and more!
9 Best Store-Bought Vegan Salad Kit Brands
These plant-based salad kits are easy to assemble and delicious.
7 Vegan Mayo Brands That Taste Better Than the Real Thing
For vegan BLTs and mashed chickpea salads, having a good plant-based mayo on hand is key. And with the variety of creamy vegan spreads available, there’s no reason to reach for the egg-based dressings again. Check out our list of seven vegan mayonnaise options to try out next.
Subscribe NowOrder the magazine!