Local Roots Drag Brunch

Local Roots Drag Brunch

Enjoy drag brunch Local Roots style with the best Chinese farm to table homestyle cooking and performances by our favorite NYC queens.

Saturday July 9th, 1pm


Local Roots first ever drag brunch features NYC's best AAPI queens taking center stage. Bibingka Mama and Miss Juicy Liu have performed all throughout NYC and are putting together a great show for you. Enjoy a special brunch menu with your favorite Local Roots farm to table dishes with some new specials like matcha and ube souffle pancakes! We've wanted to host a drag brunch since we opened our doors in Carroll Gardens. Now to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Local Roots Market+ Cafe, we're excited excited EXCITED to kick off our 1 year festivities with the first of many drag brunches.

Space is limited so be sure to RSVP early! There are two seatings available: 1-2:30pm or 3-4:30pm


Your ticket includes admission, one entree, and a can of award winning hard seltzer by Lunar, a fellow AAPI owned local small business. Small bites and additional beverages can be ordered. This show is family friendly but will still get sassy! The price of admission makes it possible for our small team to run the event and to pay our queens properly for the time and love it takes to put together their outfits, makeup, and performances.


We are proud to source 90% of our menu's ingredients from small, local farms that use sustainable growing practices throughout BK, NY, and PA. Pick one entree from our brunch menu at the event:

- Ube and matcha souffle pancakes

- French toast with warming spices

- Zha Jiang over rice, greens, or baos

- Vegan mapo tofu over rice, greens, or baos

- Vegetarian congee


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market & cafe is every

Thursday, 4-6pm

Harvest Club Pick-up

For Harvest Club members who have selected the Local Roots NYC Market & Cafe as their weekly pick-up location. We also offer delivery.

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