After conquering the film industry, Hollywood celebs often tend to put their skills to test and take up challenges that prove their all-rounder personalities. Singers start acting, actors start singing, and what-not!
Some celebs take it farther and come up with business ventures. So here’s to the ones who put their hearts and souls creating something that they would enjoy as a customer. The ones who nurtured their foodie soul by investing in the business of food! Here are 5 celebs you probably didn’t even know were running food joints.
1. Scarlett Johansson’s Yummy Pop
The actress and her husband opened a gourmet popcorn shop in Paris last year. She wanted to bring her favorite American snack to her favorite European city which led to the opening of ‘Yummy pop’ in the historic district of Le Marais. The menu offers a variety of flavorful popcorns, both sweet and savory, including chocolate strawberry, truffle parmesan, caramel, real Vermont, Canadian maple and many more.
2. Jessica Biel’s Au Fudge
The actress’s L.A. bistro- Au Fudge is a kid-friendly restaurant with a Cal-French menu, cocktails and a monitored kid’s playhouse. The concept is unique and the menu is tailor-made for both adult and kid palates. Here, you will find everything from a full bar, steak frites, fresh fruit cocktails to chicken nuggets and a solid dessert menu.
3. Hugh Jackman’s Laughing Man Coffee
In 2011, the actor and his friends opened Laughing Man Coffee in New York City to provide an open market for coffee farmers in developing countries. It all started when he traveled to Ethiopia and met a young coffee farmer named Dukale. This memorable meeting pushed him to start this business. It’s known for high-end coffees, hip baristas & creative teas. All the profits go to the Laughing Man Foundation, a non-profit organization.
4. Channing Tatum’s Saints & Sinners
The actor’s lounge and restaurant in New Orleans, Saint & Sinners evokes the aesthetic of those old-school, red-light district brothels and burlesque halls. Opened with longtime buddy Keith Kurtz, this is the place to have a sinfully great time. This place serves everything from appetizers and shared plates to sandwiches and desserts.
5. Sandra Bullock’s Walton’s Fancy And Staple
This brick-walled bakery is owned by none other than Sandra Bullock. Not just a pastry shop, it’s a deli & flower shop with a rustic-chic interior & a variety of gifts. It’s a quaint, cozy little place to spend your day at peace. They have the best menu when it comes to sandwiches and salads. Not to forget, their desserts are to die for.
Have you been to any of these joints?