About Plant Based Heat

Plant Based Heat is a 100% Vegan eatery birthed in 2000 during the pandemic.  Founded by former radio personality and entrepreneur, Ralph “RJ Groove” Johnson, while living in Atlanta, Ga.

Plant Based Heat opened its first brick and mortar location in his hometown of Memphis, Tn. June 19, 2021(Juneteenth). “We wanted to offer healthier food options, full of flavor, to our home community in Memphis first.” “We pride ourselves in offering delicious vegan comfort food and great customer service!” “Welcome in!” Is what you’ll hear, just about each time you enter the doors of Plant Based Heat.