SBN is excited to presnt our first AllLocal Dinner of 2017 at SBLP Graduate and SBN Member Mei Mei Restaurant on Sunday, April 23, 2017 @ 5:30pm!
AllLocal dinners raise awareness around the benefits and challenges of seasonal cooking and promote local agriculture, by highlighting local food and local food systems. SBN defines local as the New England regional food system.
Mei Mei Restaurant’s AllLocal Dinner menu will feature eight family style dishes made from all locally sourced ingredients!
Come at 5:30pm to enjoy a locally crafted pre-dinner wine or beer and hear from Chef Irene Li of Mei Mei and a local farmer (special guest to be announced!).
Diners be aware – you may be sharing food with new friends as part of the family style eating experience!
Vegetarian/vegan attendees should be aware that due to the format of the dinner, diversity of options will be limited. That said, SBN and Mei Mei will make sure you get plenty of food!
Location: Mei Mei Restaurant, 506 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215
Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Time: 5:30-6:00PM Registration, Social, Introductions by Chef and Farmer 6:00-8:00PM Dinner
Menu: 8 family style dishes
Price: $55 for food and food gratuity (ticketed beverage and beverage gratuity can be pre-paid through 2 drink add-on for $10. Additional beverage purchases can be made on site). $5 SBN Member Discount!
Travel: Closest MBTA Stop: Fenway T. Street parking is metered.
Beneficiary: Boston Local Food Program
Registration: These events sell out quickly! Register now to reserve your seat!
We encourage you to share this invitation with friends and family!
Mei Mei Sourcing Policies and Sustainability Ethics:
Mei Mei Restaurant always serves meat that is local, all-natural, pasture-raised, and humanely slaughtered. Sourcing seasonal, sustainably raised foods from local and family-based producers lies at the heart of Mei Mei’s food concept, and allows Mei Mei to provide guests with both a better-tasting meal and a lower carbon footprint.
Mei Mei is a sibling-run food truck, restaurant, shipping container and sauce company serving up creative Chinese-American cuisine made from locally sourced and sustainable ingredients. Mei Mei prides themselves on serving humanely raised meat, produce from small farms, and some of the most creatively delicious street food out there. Their food truck opened in April 2012 and was awarded Boston’s Best Meal on Wheels soon after. Mei Mei Restaurant, named Eater Boston’s Restaurant of the Year, opened in November 2013 and serves up casual truck-style lunch and creative and contemporary table service dinner.
Mei Mei strives to provide an empowering work environment and a healthy work-life balance to all staff.