Black Owned Businesses In Seattle That You May Not Know About

Throughout 2020, we have witnessed some injustices towards the Black community. Protesters took to the street in an effort to deconstruct white supremacy. I am sure you heard the Angela Davis phrase, “In a racist society, it is not enough to be non-racist, we must be anti-racist.” While there are many ways to actively fight against racism in our society, a good way is to put our money where our mouth is. Supporting Black businesses is supporting Black communities and historically, Black Americans do not have the same career and economic opportunities that white people do. In this article, Below is a list of those businesses and restaurants around Seattle.

FOOD

  • Mojito

    • 7545 Lake City Way NE

  • The Comfort Zone

    • 3016 Rainier Ave S 

  • City Teriyaki

    • 5400 Rainier Ave S

  • Emerald City Fish & Chips

    • 3756 Rainier Ave

COFFEE & BAKERY

  • Black Coffee Northwest

    • 16743 Aurora Ave N, Shoreline, WA

    • Black Coffee Northwest is a meeting place rooted in current culture. Their coffee bar has its own personality reflective of those in our community. Black Coffee Northwest is a place where people meet, cultivate relationships, and develop ideas. It's a place for people to step back from the daily hustle and enjoy an exceptional beverage. 

  • Brown Sugar Baking Company

    • 308 22nd Ave S Ste 101, Seattle, WA 98144

    • Fresh, Organic, and Vegan

  • Central Cafe and Juice Bar

    • 2509 E Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98122

    • Centra Cafe and Juice Bar is an eco-conscious cafe offering espresso coffees, fresh pressed juice lattes, smoothies, and teas alongside pastries and deli-options

  • Hot Chocolat

    • 4611 36 Ave SW,

    • Seattle, WA  98126 

    • Hot Chocolat, an artisanal chocolate company based in Seattle, Washington, specializing in fresh, handcrafted chocolates based on classic French techniques with a twist.

SHOPPING

  • Lika Love Boutique

    • 535 Warren Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109

    • Online and In-store

  • Exclusive Boutique

    • 1141 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Seattle, WA 98122

    • Online and In-store

OTHER SERVICES

  • Soulful Flow Yoga

    • See website (https://www.jasminerashae.com/yoga) for contact details

    • Soulful Flow Yoga (SFY) is an inclusive practice designed to make yoga accessible to all, but particularly a vision to provide representation and exposure to yoga and wellness for communities of color.

  • Bruja Hair Salon

    • 511 N 85th St, Seattle, WA 98103

    • Conjuring the best you in Seattle's Greenwood neighborhood. We offer the full range of hair services from cuts to high fashion color.

  • Lash Me Out

    • Contact owner at (206)637-8196 for address details

    • Lash Me Out was created by Iman, a woman with a passion for lashes. She believes lashes bring a certain type of confidence out of a woman and to be able to contribute to that confidence and provide lash services, is an honor.