GYRATING BY THE GRITS!
By now, you’ve probably seen the chitter-chatter over popular Dallas restaurant True Kitchen + Kocktails that trended after its fed up owner cussed out customers for twerking on furniture during brunch at his ‘respectable’ establishment.
Now, we don’t actually have video of the twerking in question but do have footage of the owner delivering a spicy speech to a packed restaurant that immediately trended on Twitter.
After hourS of jokes and memes, the owner, Kevin Kelley, finally responded TMZ Live which you can view here.
In the video he insists he doesn’t have an issue with twerking but moreso with the time and place that the twerking took place.
Naturally, this divided the internet between those who agree that twerking shouldn’t happen inside restaurants during brunch and others who think that outdated way of thinking is steeped in respectability politics.
Either way, True Kitchen went viral for all the wrong reasons despite its intriguing menu that consists of brunch dishes like Fried Chicken & Moet and drink selections that include frozen cocktails served in upcycled D’Usse or Patron bottles.
In response to the numerous comments and postings on social media I will share a bit of detail associated with our guests twerking, being asked to stop, being addressed, and asked to leave TRUE Kitchen + Kocktails,” they wrote on the official Instagram page.
While I would like to apologize to the patrons who I offended by my poor choice of wording, I think this full story and a bit of video may help your understanding of the final straw with guests addressed and asked to leave.
Peep the full statement here:
Was the owner wrong for cussing out the twerking guests? Tell us down below and peep the funniest, wildest and messiest reactions to the now infamous bussit brunch on the flip.
“Waiter: Here are the shrimp and grits you ordered. Sir…………sir….
Me:” – yooooooo
“the true kitchen owner checking on his guests in the middle of happy hour:” – *HOWLS*
The owner at True Kitchen” – *falls down the stairs*
“When the DJ play WAP at True Kitchen and you don’t wanna be told to get tf out” – *cries*
“”Table for six? Ok. Twerking or non-twerking?” – …you know what
“When she on her 6th mimosa and the DJ play Meg Thee Stallion at True Kitchen” – lololololol
““Cash money records taking over for the 99 and 2000”
True Kitchen:” – JOE CLARK LOL
“Meanwhile at Denny’s:” – what is happening here??
“Black people: Well You shouldn’t have been playing dance music then.
Also black people:” – CLASSIC
“Twerking at restaurants is INNAPPRORIATE, n*ggas always gotta DANCE!”. Meanwhile, at Maggiano’s:” – ahhhh snap!
“Me at y’alls brunch after the Panasonic is over:” – PANASONIC
“me in True Kitchen restaurant off 2 drinks & waiting for my food” – us, too
“True Kitchen Owner to his customers” – *cackles*
“DJ: “cash money taking over for the 99 and the 2000”
true kitchen owner:” – *weeps*
“Me protesting brunch security from escorting twerkers out” – *cackles*
““I just wanted some shrimp and grits mane!” – hahahaha
“The owner said:” – just a smidge