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2020 was a challenging year for us all but especially hard on small-business owners. As they had to navigate closures, safety concerns and economic challenges, shopping local has never been more important.
When deciding where to spend your dollars, you are making an investment in our community. That investment helps shape what our metro looks like and, by supporting a diverse landscape of local businesses, you are helping to keep our city vibrant, amplifying a variety of voices, entrepreneurs and creatives.
Here are some of our favorite local Black-owned restaurants and shops in the Oklahoma City metro for you to consider supporting in 2021.
“In diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” – Maya Angelou
(Editor’s Note – This is a working list last updated Jan. 22, 2021. If you know of a Black-owned restaurant or shop in the metro you’d like to add, let us know by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a comprehensive list of Black-owned restaurants in the metro, visit okcblackeats.com