A list of more than 300 Black-owned restaurants, food businesses in metro Atlanta

The Continent Atlanta Chef and Owner Scotley Innis. (Mia Yakel for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

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The Continent Atlanta Chef and Owner Scotley Innis. (Mia Yakel for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

Credit: Mia Yakel

Credit: Mia Yakel

Looking to support Black-owned restaurants and food businesses in metro Atlanta? Use this running list of cafes, coffee shops, bakeries, full-service and casual spots to support local black-owned businesses.

Editor’s note: If there is a black-owned restaurants or food businesses in metro Atlanta missing from this list, please let us know. Please send an email to yzusel@ajc.com.

Intown Atlanta bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants


3 Parks Wine

9 Mile Station - Read about 9 Mile Station's patty melt

ABC Chicken and Waffles - Read more about ABC Chicken and Waffles

Adam J’s Sandwich Shop

Afrodish Restaurant

Anna’s BBQ

Apt 4B - Read more about Apt 4B

Atlanta Breakfast Club - Read more about Atlanta Breakfast Club

Atlantucky Brewing - Read more about Atlantucky Brewing

Bailey Wine Cellar

Bakerdude Bakery and Cafe

Bar Vegan and Dinkies - Read more about Bar Vegan

Ben and Jerry’s Inman Park

The Beverly - Read more about The Beverly

Big Daddy’s

Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks - Read more about Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks’ downtown location

BK Lobster - Read more about BK Lobster

Black Coffee ATL

Blu Cantina

Boogalou Restaurant & Lounge

BQE Lounge

Breakfast at Barney’s - Read more about Breakfast at Barney’s

Busy Bee Cafe - Read about how Busy Bee Cafe navigated business during the pandemic

Cafe Circa


CEG Bakery

Chi Chi Vegan Tacos - Read more about Chi Chi Vegan Tacos

Cirque Blu Seafood House

Cirque Daiquiri Bar & Grill

The Consulate

Crabman 305 - Read more about Crabman 305


CRU Lounge

Daddy D’z

Dat Fire Jerk Chicken

Eco Car Spa and Amazing Salads and Smoothies - Read about Eco Car Spa and Amazing Salads and Smoothies

Edgewood Pizza

Endulge Cupcakes

Esco Seafood - Read about Esco Seafood

Escobar Restaurant and Tapas Bar - Read about Escobar and take a food tour of Castleberry Hill

Fellaship - Read more about Fellaship

Fin and Feathers - Read a mini review of Fin and Feathers

First Batch Artisan Foods

The Food Shoppe

Foxx Jamaican Restaurant

Frost Bistro - Read about Frost Bistro

Grant Park Coffeehouse

Handlebar - Read more about Handlebar

Harold’s Chicken and Ice Bar

A Haute Cookie - Get recipes from Haute Cookie owner Shiana White

Highland Bistro - Read more about Highland Bistro

Hill Social

Hippin Hops - Read more about Hippin Hops

The Hive Buckhead

Hodgepodge Coffeehouse

IScream Ice Cream Rolls

JD’s Summerhill Variety Deli


Jayida Che Herbal Tea Spot - Read about Jayida Che and its Sleep Tight Herbal Tea

Juiceheads ATL

Just Add Honey - Read about Just Add Honey and owner Brandi Shelton

Just Loaf’n Po Boys

Kat’s Cafe

Kelz Kitchen - Read more about Kelz Kitchen

Kenley’s Restaurant and Catering

LaRayia’s Bodega - Read more about LaRayia’s Bodega

Le Petite Marche - Read more about Le Petite Marche

Lowcountry Steak

Mangos Caribbean Restaurant

Marguerite’s Jerk Bistro

Mary Mac’s Tea Room - Read about Mary Mac’s reopening

Miss D’s Praline’s - Read about the Triple Popcorn from Miss D’s

Morelli’s Ice Cream

Mr. Fries Man

Nancy’s Chicago Pizza - Midtown

Negril Village

Neighborhood Wraps

Neyow’s Creole Cafe - Read more about Neyow’s Creole Cafe

Old Lady Gang

One Luv Cafe

The Original Hot Dog Factory - Read more about the Original Hot Dog Factory

Our Bar ATL

Panther’s Deli

Parlor - Read more about Parlor

Paschal’s - Read about Paschal’s fried chicken

Peach Cobbler Cafe - Read more about Peach Cobbler Cafe

Peach Cobbler Factory - Read more about Peach Cobbler Factory

Pin and Proper

Plant Based Pizzeria

Poach Social - Read more about Poach Social

Restaurant 10

Rodney Scott’s BBQ - Read more about Rodney Scott’s BBQ

Rooftop LOA

Rosie’s Coffee Cafe

Salt and Pepper Kitchen

Sistahritas - Read more about Sistahritas

Slim and Husky’s - Read more about Slim and Husky’s

Slush ATL - Read more about Slush

Smokey Stallion - Read more about Smokey Stallion

Soigne Garden

Soul: Food and Culture - Read about Soul: Food and Culture

Soul Vegetarian 2

Sublime Donuts - Read more about Sublime Doughnuts

Suite Food Lounge

Sweet Auburn Bread Company

Sweet Cheats

Sweet Georgia’s Juke Joint

Sweet Stack Creamery

Sweets by MJB

T’s Brunch Bar - Read more about T’s Brunch Bar


Terri's Cafe - Read about the Kitchen Sink Burger at Terri's Cafe

Toast on Lenox - Read more about Toast on Lenox

Tom, Dick and Hank

Triple Jay's Pizza - Read more about Triple Jay's

Twisted Soul Cookhouse and Pours - Read more about Twisted Soul and owner Deborah VanTrece

Urban Grind

Waffle Bar

The Wing Bar

Woofs Sports Bar

Wyatt’s Country BBQ

Yaaas Cookies


Credit: Tyson A. Horne

Credit: Tyson A. Horne

Southwest Atlanta bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants

640 West

A1 Soulfood

Atlanta Fish House and Grill

Bakari’s Pizza & Lava Lounge

Baltimore Crab and Seafood

The Beautiful Restaurant


Big Daddy’s Cafe

BUZZ Coffee and Winehouse

Cafe Bourbon St.

Che Butter Jonez - Read more about Che Butter Jonez

D Cafe

D&D’s Barbeque

Everything NOLA

Faux Real Burger

Fruity Ice and Treats

GQ’s Bar B Que

Garden Parc

Gocha's Breakfast Bar - Take a first look at Gocha's and read a review

Healthful Essence

Heavenly Delight Bakery

Hott Chixx Wings

Jamrock Jerk Center

JJ’s Rib Shack

Jamal’s Buffalo Wings

K&K Soul Food

Kemper’s Cafe

Krab Kingz

Life Bistro

Local Green Atlanta

LT’s Wings and Things

Mangos Caribbean Restaurant

Milk and Honey

Mr. Everything Cafe

My Potato Factory

Nema Kitchen

One Time Bar-B-Que

Oreatha’s at the Point - Read more about Oreatha’s

Paradise Smoothie Juice Bar

Puncho’s Late-Nite Fry Trap - Read more about Puncho’s

Q Time Restaurant

Serenidad - Read more about Serenidad

Skilled Cheese

The Sleepy Potato

Slim and Husky’s - Read more about Slim and Husky’s

The Slutty Vegan - Read about Slutty Vegan’s efforts to give back during the pandemic and owner Pinky Cole

Soul Vegetarian

Spice House

Tassili's Raw Reality - Read about the Dat Ish Wrap at Tassili's

Taste Buddz

Unity Restaurant

Vegan Dream Doughnuts

Viva La Vegan

Wadada Healthy Market and Juice Bar

Walter’s Soul Food and Cafe

Wing Depot

Yasin’s Seafood

College Park/Hapeville/East Point/Forest Park/Ellenwood bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants

Bole Ethiopian Restaurant

The Breakfast Boys - Read more about the Breakfast Boys

Buttersweet Bakery

Cajun Bones

Chicken + Beer - Read more about Chicken + Beer

The Corner Grille

Da’One Seafood

D’Essence Cafe

Fusion Sports Lounge

Green Soma Cafe

Hattie Marie’s BBQ - Read more about Hattie Marie’s

Jimmy John’s - East Point

Johnny’s Chicken and Waffles - Read more about Johnny’s Chicken and Waffles

Kingston Grill


Lickety Split Southern Kitchen - Read a review of Lickety Split

Lov’n It Live

Nancy’s Chicago Pizza - Camp Creek

Nouveau Bar and Grill

The Original Big Daddy’s Dish

Oz Pizza

Pit Boss BBQ - Read about the brisket sandwich at Pit Boss and owners Wade and Tracy McSwain

Q’s Restaurant

Ray’s Southern Foods

The Real Milk and Honey - Read a review of Real Milk and Honey

Salads by Martha

Sammy Cheezecake

Silver’s Delight

Supreme Fish Delight - Camp Creek

Taco Pete

Taco Pete Bistro

Tom, Dick and Hank

Tropical Cuisine

Virgil's Gullah Kitchen - Take a first look at Virgil's, read a review and get recipes from owner Gee Smalls

Yasin’s Seafood

Yo Jay’s Yogurt Treats


Conyers/Stonecrest/Lithonia/Covington restaurants bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants

Applewhite’s Eatery

The Chocolate Box

Coaxum’s Low Country Cuisine

Corks and Cuvee Wine Shop

daVidos Pizza & Wings

Dilworth’s BBQ

Double Scoop Ice Cream

Fireside Restaurant

Fletcher’s Restaurant

Fusion Wings

Green Love Kitchen

Jazzy Juice Cafe

Mable’s Barbecue and Smoked Meats

Nana’s Chicken-N-Waffles

Nancy’s Pizzeria

Pink Cafe

This Is It BBQ and Seafood

Credit: Wendell Brock

Credit: Wendell Brock

Cobb County bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants

ATL Fusion BBQ

Bad Gyal Vegan - Read more about Bad Gyal Vegan

Big Papa’s Kitchen

Blaqhaus ATL - Read more about Blaqhaus ATL

Cafe Social House

Capers Restaurant and Bar

Catfish Hox - Read about Catfish Hox’s Tomahawk Tacos and pandemic takeout pivot

Chef La’s Fish Fry

Chris’ Caribbean Bistro

Clean Juice - Marietta

The Eating Spot

Fish Thyme Restaurant

Frank’s Cajun and Soul Kitchen

Harold’s Chicken and Ice Bar

Infusion Crab - Read more about Infusion Crab

Jacob’s Java Cafe

J.R. Crickets - South Cobb

Jojo Fritay - Read more about Jojo Fritay

Juice Me Too

Loaded Potato Bar - Read about Loaded Potato Bar

Original Hot Dog Factory - Smyrna and Marietta

Paradise Smoothie Juice Bar

Pat’s Kitchen

Peach Drop Nutrition

R’Jabs Wings

The Retro Grill

Rodney’s Jamaican Soul Food

Snow on the Square

Soul Food Train

Suga’s Cheese Shoppe and Cafe - Read more about Suga’s

Thompson Bros. BBQ

This Is It BBQ and Seafood

Toyin Takeout - Read more about Toyin Takeout

Wingz On Wheelz

Zeke’s Kitchen and Bar - Read more about Zeke’s here

Jonesboro/Fayetteville/Fairburn/Palmetto/Riverdale bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants

613 Main

Africa Restaurant and Lounge

Buka 2 Restaurant and Lounge

Casablanca Burger Co.

The Chat and Chew Southern Cuisine

Coconuts Caribbean Cuisine

Foster’s Crab and Pasta

Greedyman’s Bar B Que and Grill

Jamaican Taste

The King’s Donuts


Moreau’s Oven

The Mustard Seed


Oz Pizza

Seafood Cafe

Spicy Hill - Read more about Spicy Hill

Taste Budz

That Burger Spot

Credit: Drea Nicole Photography

Credit: Drea Nicole Photography

DeKalb County bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries, sweet shops and restaurants

B&L Wings

Belle and Lily’s - Read more about Belle & Lily’s

Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks - Read about Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks Doraville location

Blue Mango Smoothies

CalaBar and Grill


Chef Winnie’s Kitchen - Read more about Chef Winnie’s Kitchen

Chelsea’s Bakery and Vegetarian Restaurant

Clutch - Read more about Clutch

Cococakes by Coco

Collard Greens Cafe

Continent Atlanta Restaurant and Cigar Lounge - Read more about Continent

daVidos Pizza & Wings

Desta Ethiopian Kitchen - Read about the veggie platter at Desta

DiasPora Kitchen

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit - Stone Mountain

Farmed Kitchen & Bar - Read more about Farmed Kitchen & Bar

Feedel Bistro - Read a review of Feedel and how the restaurant is navigating business during the pandemic

Fletcher’s Place

Fresh Treats Gourmet Bistro

Gilly Brew Bar

Hippin Hops

I Juice and Smoothies

Kategna Ethiopian - Read more about Kategna

Kitchen at the King Kabob - Read more about Kitchen at the King Kabob

Lenox Cupcakes

Little Lagos

Liz International Roti House

Mela Ethiopian - Read about Mela

Merhaba Shawarma

Ms. Icey’s Kitchen and Bar

My Coffee Shop

My Fair Sweets

Nice Mon Jamaican Restaurant

Nothing Bundt Cakes - Tucker

O’Riley’s Food and Spirits

Pesos Mexican Cantina

Pi Bytes

Purple Corkscrew

Roc South Cuisine

Sarah’s Kitchen

Shyran’s Showcase

Southern Kitchen and Grill

Springreen's Community Cafe - Read about Springreen's efforts to give back during the pandemic

Sublime Donuts - Read more about Sublime Doughnuts

Supreme Burger

Sweet Potato Cafe

Sweet Dreams, Tasty Treats

Sweet Thang’s Carnival Eats

Taste Buddz

Tastee Spoon

This Is It BBQ and Seafood

Tigi’s Cafe and Food Truck - Read more about Tigi’s

Trend Urban Cafe

Weeyums Philly Style

Who’s Got Soul Southern Cafe

North Fulton bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries and restaurants

Big Oak Tavern - Read more about Big Oak Tavern

Chef Rob’s Caribbean Cafe

Favors and Flavors

The Ginger Room - Read more about the Ginger Room

Live and Lemitless Soul Asian Kitchen


Snook’s Grill

Subway - Abernathy Square

Subway - Roswell

Veganaire - Read about Veganiare

Ya Mon Jamaican Cuisine

Gwinnett County bars, coffee shops, juice bars, bakeries and restaurants

Baby Al’s Chicago Dogs

Beans and Butter Coffeehouse

Cafe Songhai

De One Roti Shop

Edee’s Place BBQ

Empire Lounge


Forever Family Soul Food

Honest Star Tropical Restaurant

Huskers Cafe

I Get Juiced

Ionies Island Kitchen

Ike’s Cafe and Grill

The Island Grill

Jay’s Caribbean Cafe

Just Brunch - Read more about Just Brunch

K&S Jerk Shop

Kingston 30

Kingsway Restaurant

The Linnethia Lounge

Lyon’s Jamaican Cuisine

Mama’s Paradise Restaurant

Moe’s Soul Food Kitchen


Off the Hook Fish and Shrimp

The Original Hot Dog Factory

Ovations Caribbean Grill

Smallcakes Snellville

Tastee’s Jamaican Cuisine

Tichi Southern Cuisine

Vice Lounge

Wayback Burgers - Lawrenceville

Who’s Got Soul Southern Cafe - Read more about Who’s Got Soul

Who’s Got Soul Southern Grill

The Wing Suite

Food trucks, pop-ups and ghost kitchens

9th Ave. Street Food

ATL Blu Water Seafood

Atlanta Seafood Company

Big Mike Tacos

The Blaxican - Read more about The Blaxican

Che Butter Jonez

Everything Burger

Fruity Ice Treats

GAS Food Truck

Good As Burgers - Read about Good As Burgers

Humble Mumble

Influence Restaurant and Lounge

Kenny’s Rockin’ Ribs

Kingston 30 Jamaican

Linnethia Lounge

Not As Famous Cookie Co. - Read about Not As Famous Cookie Co.

Pretty Little Taco Truck

Say Cheese Sweetcakes

Smokey T’s BBQ

Stan’s Smoke Signals BBQ

Triton Yards food truck park

Wing on Wheelz

Food products

18.21 Bitters - Read more about 18.21 Bitters

A Little Taste of Heaven - Read more about A Little Taste of Heaven

AubSauce - Read more about AubSauce

Aunt Evelyn’s Peach Cobbler

Bomb Biscuits

Butterly Biscuits

Cabbage On the Go

Caffe Bella

The Cookie Emporium

Doughlicious Vegan

Chay J’s New Orleans Candies

Delights By Dawn

Kyvan Foods

Lazy Seasonings

Love Guac - Read more about Love Guac

Lucille’s Confections

Marlee Street Eatz


Perennial Pop Co. - Read more about Perennial Pop Co.

Portrait Coffee

Pride Road - Read more about Pride Road

Sage Juice Bar and Cafe

Shay Latte Coffee

Shmore Boards

Suga’s Pimento Cheese - Read more about Suga’s

Sweet Sol Hot Sauce from Gangstas to Growers

Symphony Chips - Read more about Symphony Chips

Uncle Renz’s Popcorn

Val's Kale Chips - Read more about Val's Kale Chips

Custom cakes and sweets


Cakes by Miko’s

CEO Custom Cakes

Crumbles by Nicole

Derrick’s Cake Delights

Heavenly Cakes

Not Your Nana’s Bakery

Pastry Addict

Pound Cake Pleasures

Queen Sheba Bakery

Simply Sweet Endings

Sparkle and Fluff Cotton Candy

Taste of Cakery


Zuckerie Confections

Catering companies, personal chefs and cooking schools

Amanda’s BarBeeQue and Catering

Atlanta Premiere Catering

Bfit Bfly

Breakview Eats and Sweets

Chef Tiffany Moore

C.H.O.I.C.E.S. Community Cooking School

Collette Caters

Debbie’s Delights

EDC Kitchen

Epicurean Cafe

Fit Foodies Bistro - Read about Fit Foodies Bistro

Johnnie and Clyde’s

Keyes in the Kitchen

Love at First Bite

My Season Catering and Events

Occasional Occasions by Carlton

Pam’s Magic Cauldron

Pretti Plates

Scrumptious Fare Catering

Shular Institute - Read more about Shular Institute

Simply Amazing Catering

Simply Elegant and More


Young Chefs Academy

Zuri Q’s BBQ

Grocery stores and shared kitchens


Nourish + Bloom - Read more about Nourish + Bloom

Sevananda Natural Foods Market


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