Black-Owned Restaurants that You Can Support

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Photo via Twisted Soul Cookhouse & Pours

We would be remiss if we didn’t acknowledge the current state of affairs in our community and world. One of the first steps in making change is to acknowledge that we are a White-owned company that recommends restaurants and bars. We are extremely privileged to have the opportunity to frequent our favorite restaurants and recommend them to you. The next step is to research in order to unlearn everything we were taught as White individuals. Because we are first and foremost and app that celebrates food, we recommend reading about the history of African American foodways because a lot of the dishes you eat at restaurants were influenced by and/or appropriated from African American food culture. And to be honest, we don’t hear enough about Black-owned restaurants. If you want to taste the history firsthand, the following are Black-owned restaurants that you can explore and support!

Atlanta, GA

Twisted Soul Cookhouse & Pours

1133 Huff Rd. NW

Slutty Vegan ATL

1542 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. 

The Busy Bee Cafe

810 Martin Luther King, Jr. DR, SW

Ann’s Snack Bar

1615 Memorial Dr. SE

K&K Soul Food

881 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy NW

Old Lady Gang Southern Cuisine

177 Peters St.

Sublime Doughnuts

535 10th St. NW & 2566 Briarcliff Rd. NE

B’s Cracklin’ BBQ

725 Ponce De Leon Ave NE

Charleston, SC

Cane Rhum Bar

51 E. Bay St.

Wide Awake Coffee and Ice Cream Shop

6006 Center Station Ct.

Taste My Garlic Crabs

212 Garden Ct.

Homey’s Tea Kettle BBQ Pit

2220 Meeting Street Rd.

Rosetta’s Soul Food

411 Corner Square Plaza, Moncks Corner, SC.

Sunny Soul Eatery

2931 Spruill Ave A

Charlotte, NC

Leah & Louise

301 Camp Rd.

1501 South Mint

1501 S. Mint St.

BW Sweets

5821 E. W.T. Harris Blvd.

Coppa Coffee and Tea

1201 Elizabeth Ave

Cuzzo’s Cuisine

3418 Tuckaseegee Road & 9601 N. Tryon St., Suite F

Member’s Only

2413 Central Ave.

Miss Elsie’s Caribbean Bed & Breakfast

334 N. Sharon Amity Road

Durham, NC

Saltbox Seafood Joint

608 N Mangum St. & 2637 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.

Jeddah’s Tea

123 Market St.

The Chicken Hut

3019 Fayetteville St.

Dame’s Chicken and Waffles

530 Foster St.

True Flavors

5410 Highway 55 Suite AJ AK & 2022 Chapel Hill Rd.

Beyù Caffè

341 W. Main St.

Greenville, SC

M & J’s Wings & Plenty

1000 Easley Bridge Rd.

Grandma’s Kitchen

1314 S Pleasantburg Dr.

OJ’s Diner

907 Pendleton St.

Crate Restaurant and Wine Bar

213 Trade St., Greer, SC

Peggy’s Diner

2767 N. Highway 101, Greer, SC

A Taste of Home

12 Fleming St., Laurens, SC

Nashville, TN

Ghot Wingz

2617 Gallatin Pike

Slim & Husky’s Pizza Beeria

911 Buchanan St.

Coneheads

1315 Dickerson Pike

Slow Burn Hot Chicken

726C McFerrin Ave. (East Nashville)

Cal’s Country Kitchen

222 Woodruff St., Madison, TN

Ed’s Fish House

1801 Dr DB Todd Jr. Blvd.

The Cupcake Collection

1213 6th Ave. N

Shugga Hi Café

1000 Dickerson Pike

The Peach Cobbler Factory

5814 Nolensville Pike

Richmond, VA

Urban Hang Suite

304 E. Broad St.

Afrianne on Main

200 E. Main St.

Mama J’s

415 N. 1st St.

Soul Taco

321 N. 2nd St.

Big Herm’s Kitchen

315 N. 2nd St.

Spoonbread Bistro

2526 Floyd Ave. & 3416 Lauderdale Dr.

Maple Bourbon

1116 E. Main St.

Savannah, GA

The Grey

109 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Sisters of the New South

2605 Skidaway Rd.

Narobia’s Grits and Gravy

2019 Habersham St.

Kreole Kitchen

7804 Abercorn St.

Sweet Potatoes Kitchen

531 Stephenson Ave.


There are thousands of black-owned restaurants in the cities we listed above. Most are offering curbside. If you are White, we encourage you to do the research! Now more than ever is the time.

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