Food & Cocktails To-Go for Memorial Day Weekend in Los Angeles

By Gayot Editors

This Memorial Day weekend you can enjoy great BBQ food, cocktails and more with pickup and delivery from restaurants throughout the Los Angeles area.

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> BBQ To-Go Kits

• Make your Memorial Day weekend BBQ easy with takeout packages from Maple Block Meat Company in Culver City. Options include the Meat Sampler Package (brisket, chopped pork and spare ribs) and the Whole Wood-Smoked Chicken and a Half Package. These packages include a choice of four classic sides, a Market Chopped Salad and choice of buttermilk biscuits or cornbread (both come with whipped honey-butter).
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Curtis Stone’s Gwen in Hollywood makes summer grilling a breeze with its kits. The Memorial Day Grilling Kit ($110) serves four and comes with four burger patties, two links of house-made smoked all-beef kielbasa sausages and two 16 oz boneless New York Strip steaks. This kit is available for pick-up May 27-31, or delivery on May 28th. Also available are The Butcher’s Choice Sausage Kit ($45) and Ready-to-Grill Chicken Kit ($47).
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• The Memorial Day specials at Messhall Kitchen in Los Feliz are available for dine-in or takeout (via pick-up and delivery apps). The ‘Biggie’ BBQ platter features 1 lb of pulled pork, a full rack of baby back ribs, a whole chicken, dry rub wings and a smoked ribeye for $99, while The ’Smalls’ includes 1/2 lb of pulled pork, 1/2 a rack of baby back ribs, 1/2 chicken, dry rub wings and a smoked ribeye for $69. Each BBQ order comes with accompaniments of house pickles, sweet rolls, pit baked beans, cheddar mash, Brussels and coleslaw. Patrons can also purchase to-go cocktails ($22 for 2 4 oz. cocktails or $40 for 4 4 oz. cocktails) such as The Boulevardier, The Negroni and others.

> More Memorial Day Food & Drinks Specials

• Celebrate Memorial Day with a Picnic Box ($55) from Destroyer in Culver City. Available for pick up May 27-31, the box features rhubarb shrub cocktail mixer, aged gouda shortbread, bread & butter shishito pickles, lemon-thyme honey, vadouvan-spiced nuts and more.
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