Spicy Green Book

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Help be the change.
We're building a list of food & beverage businesses that you can support.

Cake by Arielle Batson
@arry829

More About Us

We are gathering a growing list of volunteers to help compile a directory of black owned businesses. Our mission is to establish a space to help people who seek to create change within their communities.

Support for these businesses will:

  • Help decrease the wealth gap
  • Create more job opportunities
  • Help prevent further injustices
  • Help implement needed reform
  • Ensure greater representation of people who will change outdated policies

We have a hard-working and growing team of volunteers to help provide this service with skills in writing, photography, and other professional services. We will do our best to represent everyone on our list with high-quality photography and story telling so they can enjoy discovering and learning more about businesses in their area.

Find a Place

Bred's Nashville Hot Chicken
Food Truck
Mile High Cheesecakes
Bakery, Desserts
Fraiche Signatures
Catering, Food Truck
Grocery Outlet - Irvine
Grocery
Seafood Xperience
Seafood
The Bleu Truck
Food Truck
Lady On The Rocks
Beverages
Bridgetown Roti
Caribbean
Shadow Ridge Spirits Company
Distillery
We Cupcake
Desserts, Bakery
Billionaire Burger Boyz
American
Royal Gourmet Cookies
Bakery, Desserts, Catering
Burke and Black
Grazing Boards
Hammond's Ice Cream - Point Loma
Hawaiian, Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
Sun Belly Foods
Holistic, Plant Based
Sweet Obsession Cheesecakes
Desserts, Bakery
Island Flavors Caribbean Cuisine
Haitian, Food Truck
Brother’s Keeper BBQ
BBQ
Hambone's Smokehouse - Huntington Beach
Smokehouse, BBQ, Catering
Anjahles
Jamaican, Pop-Up, Catering
Coco’s Lip Smacking Cupcakes
Bakery, Desserts, Food Truck
My Place Cafe
Desserts, Cafe, Coffee & Tea
Pucker Up Lemonade
Beverages
Belly’s Sliders & Wings
American, Food Truck
Hunter's Home Kitchen x Lia's Lumpia
Filipino, Hawaiian, Latin, American, Catering
Centric Eats
Plant Based, Pop-Up
Creative Eats
Catering
Hammond's Ice Cream - North Park
Hawaiian, Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
Pineapple Express LA - Trap Kitchen
Hawaiian, Food Truck
Tiffy Cakes Desserts
Bakery, Desserts
Tribute Coffee House
Coffee & Tea, Cafe
D Lo’s Kitchen
Pop-Up, Latin, Catering
Carole's Cuisine
Catering
Smakk'd
Beverages
Akadi
West African, Catering
Bass Note Sangria
Beverages
alaMar Kitchen & Bar
Seafood, Catering
Keith's Kettle Corn
Snacks, Popcorn
The Reverse Orangutan
Cafe, Coffee & Tea
Vanilla Black LA
Cafe, Coffee & Tea
Hammond's Ice Cream - Pacific Beach
Hawaiian, Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
Rodney's Ribs
BBQ, Food Truck
Lêberry Bakery
Plant Based, Desserts, Bakery
Devi's Donuts
Vegan, Desserts
Madebyyub
Bakery, Desserts
Hambone's Smokehouse - Bellflower
BBQ, Soul Food, Smokehouse
Beyond Vegan Eats
Vegan, Smoothies, Juice Bar, Meal Prep
Freaky Fruit Pizza
Desserts
Maya's Cookies
Vegan, Desserts, Bakery
Creme And Cocoa Creamery
Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
The Original Taco Petes'
Mexican
Day & Night
Breakfast & Brunch, Food Truck
Two Scoops Creamery - Mooresville, Lake Norman
Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
Flour & Sugar
Bakery, Desserts
E&E Tea Co.
Coffee & Tea
Le Parfait Paris - Liberty Public Market
Desserts, Bakery, French, Catering
Ladie Kakes
Desserts, Bakery
She Imagined Sweets
Desserts
Harold & Belle’s
Cajun, Soul Food
J's Sweet Treats and Wedding Cakes
Bakery, Desserts
Queen B Catering
Catering, Food Truck
Crystal's Kitchen
Vegan, Soul Food, Plant Based
Jamaican Homestyle Cuisine
Caribbean, Catering
Taste the Love Cooking
Catering, Bakery
Le Parfait Paris - Fashion Valley Mall
Desserts, Bakery, French, Catering
Bella Nava Creations
Bakery, Catering
Mo'Pweeze Bakery
Bakery, Desserts, Sweets
Ranch Side Cafe
Mexican, American, Ethiopian
My Daddy's Recipes
Plant Based
Blondery
Bakery, Desserts
Sweet Ashley's
Desserts, Bakery
Stuff'd LA
Fusion, American, Breakfast & Brunch, Pop-Up
Berg's Pastrami
Burgers & Sandwhiches, Pop-Up
Moms Haus
Cajun
R & R Breakfast Spot
American, Diner, Breakfast & Brunch
Kalypso Ice Box
Desserts, Catering
Po'Shines Cafe De La Soul
Soul Food, Catering
Phat Daddy's Burgers
Krafted Culture Catering
Fusion
Camisha's Cakes
Bakery, Desserts
Club Candy ATL
Sweets, Candy, Catering
Le Parfait Paris - Gaslamp
Desserts, Bakery, French, Catering
Urban Taste
Seafood, Cajun, Breakfast & Brunch
Teranga
Beverages, African
Two Scoops Creamery - Charlotte, Plaza Midwood
Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
Sobre Mesa
Afro-Latino, Bar
Blendees
Beverages, Juice Bar
Matchbox
American, Italian
PowR Meals
American
Darrow’s New Orleans Grill
Cajun
Rolling Roots
Vegan, Food Truck, Catering
Boketto Cold Brew
Beverages
Sommer Street Pizza
Italian, Pop-Up
Two Scoops Creamery - Charlotte, South End
Desserts, Ice Cream & Sorbet
Monster Coffee Roasters
Coffee & Tea
ART of BBQ Smokehouse
BBQ, Soul Food
Storehouse Grocers
Grocery
Luv's Brownies
Top Knotch Soultry Delights
Catering, Soul Food
Royal Cottage
Jams & Butters
Sarcastic Sweets
Desserts, Food Truck, Bakery
Fishnet
Seafood, Catering
Serenity Wine Bar + Cafe
American
Night Owl Vegan
Vegan
Branch Patty
Caribbean, Pickup & Delivery
Tsion Cafe
Ethiopian
Pinckney Cookie Cafe
Bakery, Desserts
Tiffany's Catering
Bakery, Catering, Pickup & Delivery
Chic Sugars
Bakery, Desserts
Lucky Lotus Juice Bar
Juice Bar, Beverages
Delish Ethiopian Cuisine
Kwench Juice
Juice Bar, Beverages
WoodisCookin Private Chef Co.
Private Chef, Catering
Doughboy's Chicago
American, Comfort Food, Seafood
The Good Neighbor Juice Bar
Juice Bar, Beverages
Rush Bowls - Hillsboro
Beverages, Juice Bar
Puddin'
Soul Food, Comfort Food, Food Truck, Cajun
Nel's BBQ & More
BBQ, Soul Food
Chicken N Da Bag
American, Caribbean, Meal Prep
Batter On Deck
American
Jelana's Bake Shop
Bakery, Desserts
Knife and Faulk
American, Catering
Flick of the Whisk
Bakery, Desserts
Royaltea Coffee
Coffee & Tea
Jerkin Chicken
Jamaican
Erica's Soul Food
Soul Food
Amazing Ackee
Caribbean, Bakery, Vegan
Geo's Cuban Bar & Grill
Cuban
The Sweet Spot
Bakery, Desserts

A Peek Back to Look Forward

From 1936 to 1964, in the midst of the Jim Crow era, black men and women were under the persistent threat of violence after sunset in the form of lynchings and other palpable hate crimes. To help many escape this violence, Victor Green created the Negro Motorist Green Book. It listed vital places of refuge during the segregation era that included hotels, gas stations, grocery stores, night clubs, restaurants and “tourist homes” where homeowners welcomed travelers who had nowhere else to go. This valuable note of history not only shows us the racial discrimination that existed but also the importance and ingenuity of black entrepreneurship. Today we continue to push forward with black innovation and invite you to be a part of it.

What We've Been Up To Lately

First Radio Interview With SGB's Founder

10/16/2020

So excited to have the first full length interview to showcase Spicy Green Book on Behind The Mind Radio. Make sure to watch and see how this journey began and where we are headed. Electrifying details coming up.

Dig Magazine

09/17/2020

Thank you to Dig Magazine for covering Spicy Green Book. Our first magazine feature. We made it!

Ten States Down

09/04/2020

That's right, Spicy Green Book has been traveling state to state and has made it to double digits. You can now find us on the West, East, North, and South. International moves next!

E&E Tea Co. - New Listing

09/01/2020

Come see all the healing and everything that is tea. Our first listing in Ohio. The midwest welcomes Spicy Green Book.

D Lo's Kitchen - New Listing

08/26/2020

When you are getting served right! D Lo's Kitchen brings all the flavor and hopefully you can bring room for seconds.

1,000 Followers

08/26/2020

Made it to the big 1K today and we couldn't be more grateful for our growing community

See All Updates

“It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.”

- James Baldwin