Come Join Us &

Experience the SOUL

Our story begins in the adjoining neighborhoods of East Lake (Atlanta) and Oakhurst (Decatur), Georgia. Founded in 2020 by acclaimed Chefs Todd Richards & Joshua Lee, Lake & Oak Neighborhood BBQ intends to bring neighbors and communities together. Our leadership team has a combined 50+ years in the hospitality & service sector, working in celebrated and admired kitchens across the nation.


Our Mission and Purpose: To become a global leader in the hospitality  industry while connecting the world to our culture through outstanding culinary encounters, intentional community support, and thought-provoking dining experiences that celebrate Food & Culture