BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Studio Movie Grill said it is trying new ways to serve its community starting this week. Although the theaters are closed, the company said the grills will open.
According to a release, customers can now order curbside pickup from select SMG locations between the hours of 11a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Orders are available for curbside pickup at the Bakersfield location and can be placed over the phone by calling 661-535-2292 (PRESS 3) or online.
SMG will be offering a special menu of comfort foods and fan favorites including Coconut Chicken Tenders, BBQ Glazed Chicken Pizza, Pretzel Bites, and Chocolate Beignets. Bottled beer and wine will also be available to go. Credit card payments only.
SMG also announced it plans to keep team members working and use 10% of proceeds from all food orders to support SMG team members at locations nationwide affected by theater closures.
SMG will be participating in part 2 of The Great American Takeout (#GreatAmericanTakeOut) Tuesday, a national initiative asking customers to support restaurants in their area, and will soon be offering delivery in partnership with GRUBHUB™
“As a conscious company that cares deeply about its team members, SMG is exploring every conceivable way to keep them working while staying safe and healthy as well as offering our local communities additional food options. We will continue to plan ahead for the day we can once more open our doors and welcome everyone back to relax and enjoy dinner and a movie together,” said Brian Schultz, Founder/CEO.
SMG is also offering movie fans a slate of alternate programming virtual screenings, including a selection of titles from Film Movement and Magnolia, at this link, which they can rent to enjoy with their meal and proceeds will additionally support SMG team members at locations nationwide.