Black-Owned Businesses in STL: A Guide to Food, Fashion, and More


August is National Black-Owned Business Month. With this guide, you can support these local STL businesses this August, and all year long! Some of these businesses sell t-shirts, consider purchasing one when you visit and become a walking billboard for Black-owned businesses in the STL!


Discover and support Black-owned businesses in the STL area with For The Culture STL, a comprehensive go-to source. For clothing, art, beauty, education, food, medical, health and fitness, skilled labor, and more you can find it here. 


a close up of an African American woman with red lipstick and fake eyelashes

1111 Lash Lounge

11425 Dorsett Rd., Maryland Heights, MO


Alvin J Lewis 


St. Louis, MO


Assembly Pros 

Furniture assembly and installation

St. Louis, MO


Blue Key Realty, LLC

2200 N.Hwy 67 #25, Florissant, MO


Brittanie Skye Hair

11425 St. Charles Rock Rd., Bridgeton, MO 63044


Brown-Kortkamp Realty Company

4709 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO


Butter Love by L.C.

Skin Care

St. Louis, MO


Butterfly Blinks and Beauty


Cedric Scott Photography

3840 Washington Ave. Suite 218, St. Louis, MO

a close up of a Black-owned business man sitting as he holds a camera


Compass Retirement Solutions

10326 Old Olive Street Rd., Creve Coeur, MO


Cricket’s Creations

Gift Baskets

St. Louis, MO


Davis Associates, CPA

4119 US-67, Florissant, MO


Dirtless Cleaning, LLC

an African American woman wearing yellow rubber gloves as she cleans the kitchen counter


Dreams Come True Event Planning, LLC

St. Louis, MO


Elegant Designs

Event Decorations Designs + Custom Wreaths


Eyeseeme Bookstore

6951 Olive Blvd., University City, MO


Griffin Financial Services Group

111 Westport Plaza Dr. Ste 600, St. Louis, MO


Hunts Haven Home Care

6439 Plymouth Avenue, St. Louis, MO


a man getting a shave at a Black-owned barber shopIconic Male Grooming Spa

13831 Manchester Rd., Ballwin, MO 63011


In Purpose Educational Services

St. Louis, MO


Ink on Design

4601 State St., East St. Louis, IL


Ivory Suds Cleaning Company LLC


J.Thomas Carpet Cleaning

3626 Blaine, St. Louis, MO

a close up of a man's feet and a carpet cleaning vacuum as he cleans an off white carpet


Kim’s Herbs & Detox Center

9634 Olive Blvd., Olivette, MO 


Locs of Glory

Beauty Spa and Salon

5886 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO


Megalux Photo Booth Rental

2347 Grissom Dr., St. Louis, MO


Paw Purfect Pet Grooming Salon

1436 Chambers Rd., St. Louis, MO


Pinxit Photography

4067 Shenandoah Ave, St. Louis, MO


Sew St. Louis Salon

Total Hair Extensions

8428 N. Lindbergh Blvd, Florissant, MO


Sistas’ Pop Popcorn

Sells through the Tower Grove Farmer’s Markety and other local venues.


St. Louis Hop Shop

Craft Beers

2600 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO

African-american man drinking beer in a craft beer shop and using a tablet


Sweet Poppins Gourmet Popcorn Shop

825 S. Main St., St. Charles, MO


TITLE Boxing Gym in Maplewood

3515 Big Bend Blvd., Maplewood, MO 63143


Urban Buds

City Grown Flowers

4736 Tennessee Ave., St. Louis, MO 63111


We Rock the Spectrum – North County

10513 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Ann, MO 


Williamson Financial Management Group

2388 Schuetz Rd. Suite C-90, St. Louis, MO

The African Mask Store

7276 Natural Bridge Rd., St. Louis, MO


Creation Station Designs, LLC


Creative Tee’s & More

St. Ann, MO


DIP Clothing, LLC


Fashion Remix Boutique


a fashionable African American woman in a white shirt with black pants sitting on a stool

Honey’s Child Boutique

1927 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO


Hype Threads Co


I AM Fashion & Accessories


Jess MIA Collections


My Favorite Scrubs, LLC

4625 Lindell Blvd. 2nd Floor, St. Louis, MO 

an African American female doctor wearing lavender scrubs as she reads a chart in a hospital hallway


Now and Then Fashion Resale

3318 Meramec St., St. Louis, MO


One Time Supply Co

4972 Eichelberger St., St. Louis, MO


A Taste of Luxurie Boutique

305 Union Blvd., St. Louis, MO



12Oh7 Herban Eatery!

St. Louis, MO 63136



4239 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO


Bar Italia

13 Maryland Plaza, St. Louis, MO

a glass of red wine in front of an uncorked wine bottle along with a variety of fresh made pastas


Big Boyz Burgers and More

6130 Madison Ave., Berkeley, MO


Big Mama’s BBQ

5900 St. Clair Ave., East St. Louis, IL


Burger 809

2619 ½ Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO

Burgers in red lettering atop a shelf on a white brick wall


Cathy’s Kitchen

250 S. Florissant Rd., Ferguson, MO


Chillax Beer and Tap Room

714 W. Pearce Blvd., Wentzville, MO


Drake’s Place

701 South Florissant Rd., Ferguson, MO


Five Aces Bar-B-Que

4000 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63110


Gobble Stop Smokehouse

1227 Castillon Arcade Plaza, Creve Coeur, MO 


Gulf Shores Restaurant and Grill

12528 Olive Blvd., Creve Coeur, MO 

215 Harvard Dr., Edwardsville, IL 


close up photo of barbecue ribs on a plate


His and Hers BBQ

2449 State Hwy K, O’Fallon, MO


Indie Eatery

7827 Mexico Rd., St. Peters, MO


Jenny’s Diner

45 Forum Shopping Center, Chesterfield, MO


Jerk Soul

3108 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO


Joe-Jo’s Fish and Chicken

4132 Dr. Martin Luther King Dr., St. Louis, MO

fried fish near a sliced lime on a table


Kitchen 4AM

1405  Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO


Lovett’s Soul Food 

2512 College Ave., Alton, IL


Master’s Pieza

2846 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO 


Nephew’s Grille

8624 Frost Ave., St. Louis, MO

742 S. 4th St., St. Louis, MO


Prime 55 Restaurant & Lounge

6100 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO 


Seafood by Crushed Velvet

121 E. Main St., Belleville, IL


Steve’s Hot Dogs

3457 Magnolia Ave., St. Louis, MO 

two hotdogs on a tabletop


Sweetie Pie’s Upper Crust

3643 Delmar Blvd. #3617, St. Louis, MO



3224 Locust St., St. Louis, MO




Ari’s Ice Cream Parlor and Cafe

5572 Natural Bridge Ave., St. Louis, MO


Baby Kakez

3305 Olive St., St. Louis, MO


Bake-ology STL

St. Louis, MO


coffee beans on a linen surface with a cup of coffee

C. Oliver Coffee + Flower Bar

7401 Hazel Ave., Maplewood, MO 63143


CoCo’s Desserts

Currently Delivery Only

University City, MO 63130


Cupcake Fetish

2286 McKelvey Rd., Maryland Heights, MO


Kitchen House Coffee

3149 Shenandoah Ave., St. Louis, MO 63104


La Patisserie Chouquette

1626 Tower Grove Ave., St. Louis, MO 


Luxury Sweets & Treats

St. Louis, Mo


Mally Cupcakes and More

Belleville, IL


Mello Freeze

1438 Bond Ave., East St. Louis, IL


a yellow cupcake with chocolate icing on a white tabletop with sprigs of greenery


Momma Boogie’s Small Batch Cakery


Northwest Coffee Roasting Co.

4251 Laclede Ave., St. Louis, MO


Patty’s Cheesecakes

67 Forum Shopping Center, Chesterfield, MO


a pink iced donut on a white background

Pharoah’s Donuts

202 N. Ninth St., St. Louis, MO


Snowie Sweet Treat

8205 W. Main St., Belleville, IL



2203 S. 39th St., St. Louis, MO


Taste of Heaven, LLC


Kirkwood, MO



2606 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO 

a clear glass teacup with peppermint tea atop a square of muslin with a spring of peppermint



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