Soul food pop-up VTree moved into a permanent location in the middle of Silver Lake on March 13. The new restaurant opened directly across the street from Millie’s Cafe on Sunset near Maltman in the busy Sunset Junction area.
Owned and operated by LA newcomer chef Velvet, she originally moved to LA from Charlotte, North Carolina where she opened her first plant-based restaurant, Veltree, in 2018. Velvet came to LA with a roving pop-up, which started at Yamashiro in February 2020. She later moved the pop-up outdoors in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. Velvet eventually moved into a