Black Owned Businesses

Black Owned Businesses in Ohio That You Should Know

Check out our list of Black owned businesses in Ohio.  Let us know which ones we missed!

Black Owned Businesses in Ohio

Island Frydays is a casual destination for Jamaican jerk chicken, along with seafood, sandwiches & sides.

Eddy’s Chicken and Waffles specialty is Chicken and Waffles but they also have a unique lunch menu that consists of Gyro sandwiches, Philly Cheese, Cheese Burgers and more.

Sweet Petit Desserts is a bakery that offers an array of baked goodness.

Elephant Walk offers Ethiopian & Indian classics served in a roomy, low-key space featuring a full bar with beer on tap.

Junebug Jewelry Designs offers fashionable handmade jewelry for individuals with exceptional style.

Smith & Hannon Bookstore is Cincinnati’s first free standing African American bookstore.

The purpose of Curvy Cardio is to help women embrace their curves (no matter what size) and love their bodies free of body shaming. ​

Joseph Clark Gallery showcases the traditional arts and artifacts of Sub-Saharan Africa. 

NOVE Home & Body Décor is a mobile lifestyle design firm that services professional styling and Interior Design.

Since 1955, the Cincinnati Herald has been the city’s premiere African American newspaper.

Originalitees is a clothing line that specializes in state, city and neighborhood pride of Cincinnati apparel for men, women, kids and babies.

Black Owned Businesses

Sewendipity Lounge provides sewing classes in garment construction for the novice and advanced sewer.

Switch  is a modern lighting, furniture and design emporium located in downtown Cincinnati.

Chef Bambina is a catering and private chef company specializing in upscale events.

AlabamaQue is a BBQ joint with a few sit-down tables specializing in Southern-style smoked meats & accompaniments.

LISNR is a technology company that provides a data transmission protocol that utilizes ultrasonic, inaudible technology that sends data over audio.

Replenish provides spa services in the midst of the hustle and bustle of downtown Columbus.


Tony Oluwatoyin Lawson aka @thebusyafrican

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  1. Puff Apothecary, is a natural hair and beauty boutique located in downtown Dayton, OH at 37 S St. Clair St. We exclusively carry natural based, hair and skin products from Black owned businesses.

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