Updated on August 16, 2020.
Medical content reviewed by Dr. Joseph Rosado, MD, M.B.A, Chief Medical Officer
The first cannabis restaurant in the US opened in Los
Angeles this week. Called Lowell Farms: A Cannabis Cafe, the farm-to-table
restaurant will serve food and marijuana, CNN and Forbes reported.
City of West Hollywood has offered eight permits to businesses for on-site
marijuana consumption, and Lowell Farms received approval for the first one.
Diners can smoke marijuana using joints, pipes, and bongs. The entire indoor
space is designated as a smoking area, though there is a non-smoking patio.
features a sommelier-like service for weed, calling it “tableside flower
service.” A “flower host” goes table to table discussing the
different strains available for purchase. The menu will feature dishes that
complement the effects of marijuana, though the food will not be infused with