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Michael Lennox’s Electric Hospitality, the group behind Ladybird Grove and Mess Hall, Muchacho, and Golden Eagle, has launched Electric Provisions, a new online food, drink, and lifestyle marketplace, according to a press release Monday.
The marketplace offers pre-scheduled pick-up and delivery for a selection of groceries, food, drinks, and prepared meals from restaurants within the Electric Hospitality group.
Each restaurant offers a specialty:
- Ladybird’s features a backyard BBQ board that feeds up to three people. it comes with pulled pork and St. Louis-style ribs along with several sides. It feeds up to three people.
- Muchacho offers a DIY flour tortilla taco kit that also feeds up to three. It comes with Mexican rice, pinto beans, and salsa verde.
- From Golden Eagle’s, Electric Provisions offers a whole smoked chicken meal with sides of cornbread, field peas with bacon, and potato salad.
Electric Provisions hopes to expand its offerings to basic household necessities such as toilet paper or hand sanitizer. It is unknown when this expansion will arrive.
Electric Provisions is the latest Atlanta-based hospitality group to offer an online component to its brick-and-mortar restaurants as a pivot amid the coronavirus pandemic. King of Pops is now operating Rainbow Provisions and Rumi’s Kitchen deployed Rumi’s Pantry back in March.
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