LaJunise McNeal is the founder of Pass The Peas is a casual soul food restaurant that serves as an inspirational kitchen, providing an exquisite dining experience for the residents of Englewood. Our hope is to give residents of our community a welcoming place to dine, relax and fellowship. We strive to create alternative meal options that nourish both the body and the spirit.
Our restaurant will be a place of inclusivity, where all aspects of your dining experience from the food, to the music, to the menu will grant you an original urban dining experience. We intend to plant seeds of hope that instill a sense of pride in the residents of the communities that we serve. We will achieve such by providing support to local entrepreneurs, training future restaurant owners, and creating festivals and events that bring vibrancy and life to the dining experience on in Englewood.