50+ Black-Owned Businesses in Dallas to Support

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We’re sharing some of our favorite black-owned businesses in Dallas with you. From indulgent restaurants, to unique experiences, to local shops, there are so many amazing black-owned businesses in Dallas to support!

Keep scrolling to discover these incredible local businesses. If you don’t see your favorite black-owned business on our list, let us know on Facebook or Instagram @StuffToDoInDallas, so we can shout them out, too!

Black-Owned Restaurants

Rudy's Chicken

You definitely want to make sure to pay a visit to this black-owned business in Dallas. Rudy’s Chicken is one of the best fried chicken you can get in Dallas. Be prepared to wait in line for little while until you can enjoy their perfectly seasoned and crispy chicken. It’s worth the wait.

Monday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Thursday | 10:30pm–11:00pm
Friday | 10:30pm–11:00pm
Saturday | 10:30pm–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–7:00pm

📍 Rudy’s Chicken

Twisted Root Burger

Twisted Root Burger Co. serves delicious burgers, fries and milkshakes in the heart of Deep Ellum. They also have multiple other location in the DFW metroplex. Some of our favorite burgers are The Western with pepper jack, bacon, fried onion strings and jalapenos, and the Big Tex served with cheddar, guacamole, fried onion strings and chipotle sauce. 

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 Twisted Root Burger Co.

Vegan Vibrationz

Vegan Vibrationz is a must-try when you’re visiting the Dallas Farmers market. You can fin them there every Saturday and Sunday as well as at local pop-up throughout the city. This vegan food truck serves the most delicious Crunchwrap Supreme and other tasty treats. 

Saturday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Sunday | 10:00am–5:00pm

📍 Vegan Vibrationz

Black-Owned Dessert & Sweets

Val's Cheesecakes

One of our favorite black-owned businesses in Dallas is Val’s Cheesecakes in Lower Greenville. Val’s  Cheesecakes serves cheesecakes in slices, jars, and as whole with a super creative spin on the traditional cheesecake.  Some of our favorite flavors are Cookies N Cream, Lovers Lane, and Banana Pudding. They also offer gluten free slices, and a variety of pop-up flavors that you don’t want to miss out on. 

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–8:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–8:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–7:00pm

📍 Val’s Cheesecakes

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Wilder Sweets

Wilder Sweets is a vegan, plant-based baked goods company. They have the most delicious vegan cookies in Dallas. Their menu includes Momoa Red Velvet, Chocolate Chip, Snickerdoodle, Dandy Pecan Pie, Strawberry Cheesecake, Parent Trap, Key Lime, Triple Threat, S’mores, and Cream N Cookies! Be aware of dog kisses! Wilder Sweets makes vegan dog treats as well!

Funnel Cake Paradise

Are you missing your favorite State Fair sweet treat? Funnel Cake Paradise is probably one of the sweetest black-owned businesses in Dallas. Satisfy your funnel cake carvings all year long. They offer 210 different funnel cakes. The combinations are endless. There is definitely something for everyone to enjoy.

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 2:00pm–7:30pm
Thursday | 2:00pm–7:30pm
Friday | 2:00pm–7:30pm
Saturday | 1:00pm–8:00pm
Sunday | 1:00pm–6:30pm

📍 Funnel Cake Paradise 

Black-Owned Retail

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Indigo 1745

Are you on the hunt for a new outfit? Make sure to stop by Indigo 1745 in Bishop Arts. They carry men and women’s clothing, beauty products, and more. There is always something new and fun to discover. 

Monday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–7:00pm
Friday | 10:00am–8:00pm
Saturday | 10:00am–8:00pm
Sunday | 10:00am–6:00pm

📍 Indigo 1745

Black-Owned Fitness & Wellness

GRIT Fitness

GRIT Fitness is a boutique fitness studio with multiple locations in Dallas. GRIT offers over 60 classes each week, ranging from dance and kickboxing to high-intensity interval training, toning and cycling. Owner Brittani Rettig has created a great space for women to workout, connect and empower each other.

Before you go..

Did we miss any of your favorite black-owned business on our list, let us know on Facebook or Instagram @StuffToDoInDallas, so we can shout them out, too!



Vanessa is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do in Dallas City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in Dallas, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinDallas on Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok.