20+ Black-Owned Dining Options in Greensboro

posted on June 15, 2020 by Amy Scott

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We are welcoming to all. Greensboro, NC is rich in flavor, boasting over 20 black-owned dining options. Take a bite and check them out.


  • The New Summit Cafe- This breakfast and lunch staple features egg and meat combinations, pancakes, waffles and French toast, plus burgers, sandwiches and daily specials. Address: 1050 Summit Ave. 27405 Phone: (336) 676-6677

  • Gillespie Grill- Gillespie Grill is a place where food and family go hand in hand. Come and try our delicious Turkey BBQ plate. It’s just one of our many signature dishes. Address: 601 Milner Dr. Greensboro, NC 27410 Phone: (336) 515-6119 

Cafe’s / Bakeries / Dessert 

  • Savor the Moment Bakery -  Desserts, Coffee and more. Savor the Moment bakes a wide range of desserts from cupcakes to cheesecakes savor the moment has the treat for you.  Address: 124 N Davie St Greensboro, NC 27401 Phone: 336-541-8181
  • Something BARowed Candy Bar Stations -  Something BARowed creates beautiful candy bar stations customized to match and add to your event's decor. We also do candy favor bags and gift baskets. Address: 412 E Market St, Greensboro, NC 27401 Phone:(336) 763-3996
  •  Pound by Legacy Cakes - Pound cake like you've never had before, serving over 150+ flavor options by the slice or entire cake using a family recipe that can't be beat. Address:
    3008 Spring Garden Street Greensboro, NC 27403 Phone: (336) 383-6957
  • The Healthy Shape -  The Healthy Shape sells smoothies and juices to keep you healthy. They also host fitness and wellness classes to improve your well being. Address: 2104 Georgia St, Greensboro, NC 27408 Phone: (336) 510-7501
  • Black Magnolia Southern Patisserie -  Address: 1162 Revolution Mill Dr, Greensboro, NC 27405 Phone: (336) 355-0592

Soul Food

  • Ben's Boyz- Ben’s Boyz is a locally owned, father-son partnership bringing premium comfort food to the Triad. Their scratch-made menu highlights soul food favorites like collard greens, meatloaf, mac & cheese, and house-made lemonade. Address:  2711 Grandview Ave, Greensboro, NC 27408 Phone: (336) 907-8161

  • Dame’s Chicken and Waffles- One of Three locations in North Carolina. Dame's is founded by UNCG Graduate Randy Wadworth. Dame's “almost world famous” chicken and waffles is worth the trip. Try the smears. Address:  301 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Greensboro, NC 27406  Phone: (336) 275-7333

  • Stephanie’s & Stephanie's  II- “Putting the Soul in Food!” Fresh can’t miss soul food from southern favorites like chitterlings to the legendary Chicken and Turkey there is a reason presidents and musicians visit. 
    • Stephanie's : 2347 Randleman Rd 27406, (336) 574-3458
    • Stephanie's II: 2507 Randleman Rd 27406 Phone: (336) 389-1008
  • Funderburk's Soul Food-   Funderburk's offer classic soul food dishes like Fried Fish and Chicken with sides that include Rice & Gravy, and Fried Okra.
    • Address: 2714-D N Church St, Greensboro, NC 27405 Phone: (336) 676-5917
  • Da Reggae Cafe

  • Paradise West Indian Restaurant



    • 42 Fry -  Address: 815 W Gate City Blvd, 27403 Phone: (336) 676-5005
    • Seafood Destiny -  Address: 4705 W Gate City Blvd, 27407 Phone:(336) 283-7291


    • Elm St. Lounge
      Elm Street Lounge is that place to enjoy live music, make new friends, enjoy delicious cocktails from qualified bartenders, network, socialize and just relax. Elm Street Lounge has arrived.

      Address: 115 S Elm St, 27401 Phone: (336) 508-4152 

    • Boston’s One of Greensboro's oldest night clubs offering bars, food, cigar patio, live music, dancing, partying, and celebrations. Address: 1011 Arnold St, 27405 Phone: (336) 907-4549
    • Fat Tuesdays  Address: 120 Barnhardt St, 27406 Phone: (336) 763-6707
    • Next Stop

    • Hickory Tree BBQ Hickory Tree BBO
    • Taste of Ethiopia

    Bottle Shop

    • NextStop Wine & Cigar Known for their wine and cigar selection, NextShop offers a wide array of spirits for celebrating.  Address: 1700 Stanley Rd unit c,27407 Phone: (336) 617-0199 
    • House Divided Bottles and Taps
      Serving up to 12 beers on tap, as well as a variety of bottled beer, ciders & wine. They also host events. Address: 616 Dolley Madison Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410 Phone: (336) 676-6649


    • Hickory Tree BBQ  Turkey BBQ never tasted so good. Smoking Turkey over Hickory Wood. The mission of Hickory Tree Turkey BBQ is to provide delicious tasty southern inspired fare while supporting overall health. Address: 2804 Randleman Rd, Greensboro, NC 27406
      Phone: (336) 617-6874
    • Boss Hog Bar-B-Que Cash only Bar-B-Que joint featuring lunch and dinner special in an intimate setting.  Address: 2314 E Bessemer Ave, 27405 Phone: (336) 370-1414

    Food Trucks:

    Traveling throughout Greensboro, NC these food trucks have a little bit of everything for you to try. Visit their website to find out where they will be. 

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