Black-Owned Baba’s Vegan Cafe Opens Brick-and-Mortar in South Los Angeles


For those who’ve been on the LA vegan meals scene for just a few years, you’ll probably acknowledge the title Baba’s Vegan Cafe that has been popping up in South Los Angeles for practically a decade. Earlier this month, Baba’s Vegan Cafe opened the doorways to its first stationary location on 67th and Western.

Vegan soul meals in Leimert Park

Baba’s Vegan Cafe has served genuine soul meals and selfmade Jamaican-style vegetarian patties at neighborhood festivals, farmers markets, road markets and pop-ups throughout South Los Angeles for years. The proprietor, chef and group activist Wo’se Kofi has made it her enterprise to offer the neighborhood with wholesome meals – particularly the realm of ​​the Leimert Park, which is a cultural middle of the African diaspora.

Kofi’s crammed veggie patties are his declare to fame, and clients go in all places from the weekly farmers market in Torrance to their weekly Sunday pop-up at Leimert Park to attempt the patties. Wrapped in a wheat crust and crammed with a wide range of flavors together with curry potato and candy yam, these patties have been a staple in the neighborhood for years.

Vegan soul meals, uncooked meals and catering

Baba’s Vegan Cafe’s new retailer is positioned at 6619 S. Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90047 and is open Tuesday by way of Friday from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM. The café retains its place as a vendor within the Leimert Park Village each Sunday from 2 p.m. to six p.m.

The café affords a number of aspect dishes that change every day, together with okra and tomatoes, vegan mac ‘n’ cheese, and black-eyed peas. For the primary programs, altering flavors of vegetarian patties in addition to a number of uncooked vegan dishes similar to carrot-tuna and sunflower-seed pie are provided. The present particular is the Welcome Plate with lentil fritters with cashew cream, kale salad, vegan mac, beans, rice and selfmade scorching sauce.

Along with a full meals and take-out menu within the retailer, the café additionally affords catering and meal prep providers. Go to to browse the menu, place your on-line order, and keep updated on the newest information from Babas Vegan Cafe.