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February is Black History month, and we want to take this time to celebrate black-owned businesses in Orlando. Do good with your dollars by supporting these awesome black-owned businesses in Orlando!
Sweet Dessert Businesses:
Head over to Gou-oui Cookies to try their wide range of cookie selections! With their unique recipes, there is something for everyone to try. Our favorite cookie was the Dude, but any of her treats are AMAZING. From cookie butter filling to sugar cookie batter, Gou-oui has it all!
More Sweet Spots:
Savory Bites Businesses:
Chicken Fire is an Orlando gem when it comes to the late-night (or anytime chicken sandwich). This black-owned business brings a hit of Nashville flavors to the Sunshine State. Whether you stick with their crispy tenders or take on the massive sandwich challenge, this soulful Nashville hot chicken is sure to fire up your tastebuds.
More Delicious, Savory Bites:
Vegan Specials‘ Businesses:
Looking for a meat substitute even carnivores will love? Look no further than the House of Chick’n! Fry it, sautée it, air fry it, grill it, try it jerked—any way you’d enjoy chicken, you can enjoy this plant-based alternative.
Order your chick’n online, and it will even come with reheating instructions to make your dining experience top-notch. Order your chick‘n online to join the vegan eats movement and start on your path to eating cleaner and greener. Who says vegans can only eat salads?
More Vegan Choices:
Caribbean AND BBQ Spots:
With freshly made Caribbean delights, you can expect nothing less than mouth-watering Jerk Chicken, Coconut Shrimp, and so much more, inspired by the U.S. Virgin Islands. Island Thyme is a fast-casual Caribbean Grille in Avalon Park is a must-go-to when you‘re looking for that tasty next bite!
More Caribbean and BBQ Foods:
Seafood and Fine Dining:
Have it all done at All Dolled Up Salon! Offering haircut, eyelash extension, eyebrow, makeup, hairstyling, men’s grooming, and hair care appointments, this salon is a one-stop shop to help you look your best.
Every member of the team is an expert in healthy hair products, the natural hair experience, and giving quality services. And if you’re someone who loves getting their hair done, join the Texture Club for two services a month, a discount on products and add-on services, access to special member-only events, and priority booking!
More Beauty Businesses:
Become the best version of yourself with a little help from We’re Evolving Fitness TEAM. Take advantage of group fitness classes and individualized training to reach your fitness potential! Plus, after a vigorous training session, We’re Evolving Fitness TEAM can help you recover with one of their recovery sessions.
This is a great way to start your fitness journey. The vibes here are all about pushing each other to greatness—and it’s a judgment-free zone!
Scrub away the day with a sugar scrub from the Naked Bar Soap Co! Lather up and relax for a full-body clean that will make you feel good and smell good. This is the best of both worlds—you get to support a small biz while giving yourself a mini spa day. Yes, please! We’re obsessed with the vanilla ginger that brings all the best smells of winter.
Our fave way to support: snag a bath bomb for your bestie as a birthday/galantine’s/just-thinking-of-you gift! We love the tangerine eucalyptus: the perf combo of energizing and relaxing.