Chef and restaurateur
Matthew Kenney is set to open a convenience store in Venice, California,
offering a wide range of vegan products.
responsible for another of other plant-based businesses, including Australia’s first
fully plant-based hotel restaurant, Alibi.
The shop, New
Deli, will carry items such as packaged snacks, prepared foods, and even
organic wines and beer – with a focus on ‘sustainable, practical, everyday
According to reports, Kenney has plans for stylish design, patio seating,
and a prime location right by Venice Beach.
The chef partnered
with local design company, Dex Studio, to create a space that stands out.
the space on Facebook as ‘modern
and beautiful’, having ‘a large and very green back patio’.
Deli will open its doors on April 15 at 2524 Pacific Ave.