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50 Black-Owned Restaurants and Bars in Chicago

50 Black-Owned Restaurants and Bars in Chicago

In a city filled with thousands of eatery options, it’s hard to know which ones are for us, by us. Enter I DON’T DO CLUBS! IDDC has complied a list of the best Black-owned restaurants and bars in Chicago, IL.

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5 Loaves Eatery

405 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60619
5loaveschicago.com
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6978 Soul Food

6978 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
yelp.com/biz/6978-soul-food-chicago
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Ain’t She Sweet Cafe’

526 E 43rd St, Chicago, IL 60653
aintshesweetcafe.com
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Anita’s Gumbo

8100 S Stony Island Ave, Chicago, IL 60617
anitasgumbo.com
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Batter & Berries

2748 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
facebook.com/BatterandBerries
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BJ’s Market & Bakery

1156 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60620
bjsmarket.com
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Bear Down Barbecue &a Catering Co.

20857 South La Grange Road, Frankfort, IL 60423
beardownbarbecue.com and
m.facebook.com/beardownbarbecue
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Blue Chicago Nightclub

536 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654
bluechicago.com
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Brown Sugar Bakery

328 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60619
brownsugarbakerychicago.com
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Buddy Guy’s Legends

700 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
buddyguy.com
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Chicago’s Home of Chicken & Waffles

1156 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60620
chicagoschickenandwaffles.com
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Dream Cafe and Grille

748 W 61st St, Chicago, IL 60621
dreamcafeandgrille.com
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Grub Chicago

1230 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607
grubchicago.com
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H-Dogs

4655 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653
hdogschicago.com
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Harold’s Chicken Shack

636 S Wabash Ave Chicago, IL 60605
haroldschickendowntown.com
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Harold’s Chicken Shack West Loop

804 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607
haroldswestloop.com
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Ja’ Grill Restaurant & Lounge

1510 E Harper Ct, Chicago, IL 60615
jagrill.com
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Jamaican Jerk Spice

6500 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
jamaicanjerkspicechicago.net
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Jokes and Notes

4641 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653
jokesandnotes.com
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Lee’s Unleaded Blues

7401 S Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
facebook.com/Lees-Unleaded-Blues-Club
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Lem’s Bar-B-Q

311 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60619
lemsque.com
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Leon’s BBQ

4550 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL 60632
theoriginalleonsbbq.com
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Litehouse Whole Food Grill

1373 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615
litehousewholefoodgrill.com
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Lion’s Den Eatery

4203 W Cermak Rd Chicago, IL 60623
facebook.com/Lions-Den-Eatery
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M Lounge

1520 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
mloungechicago.com
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MacArthur’s Restaurant

5412 W Madison St, Chicago, IL 60644
macarthursrestaurant.com
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Miss Lee’s Good Food

203 E Garfield Blvd, Chicago, IL 60615
yelp.com/biz/miss-lees-good-food-chicago
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MS Biscuit

5431 S Wabash Ave Chicago, IL 60615
yelp.com/biz/ms-biscuit-chicago
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Norman’s Bistro

1001 E 43rd St, Chicago, IL 60653
normansbistro.com
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Nouveau Tavern

358 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60610
nouveautavern.com
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Original Soul Vegetarian

203 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60619
originalsoulvegetarian.com
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Peach’s Restaurant

4652 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653
peachson47th.com

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Pearl’s Place

3901 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60653
pearlsplacerestaurant.com
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Raven’s Place

13031 Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406
facebook.com/Ravens-Place
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Salaam Restaurant & Bakery

700 W 79th St Chicago, IL 60620
facebook.com/SalaamRestaurant
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Shawn Michelle’s Old Fashioned Homemade Ice Cream

3343 North Broadway, Chicago, IL 60657
facebook.com/shawnmichelles
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Simply Soups, Salads, & Sandwiches

635 E 47th St, Chicago, IL 60653
simplyssands47th.com
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Sip & Savor

528 E 43rd St, Chicago, IL 60653
5301 S Hyde Park Blvd, Chicago, IL 60615

sipandsavorchicago.com
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Sizzlin Skillets

8635 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
sizzlinskillets.com
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Soul 2 Go

633 E 162nd St, South Holland, IL 60473
soul2goinc.com
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St. Restaurant #2 Country Kitchens

727 E 87th St, Chicago, IL 60619
yelp.com/biz/st-rest-no-2-country-kitchen-chicago
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Sweet Maple Cafe

1339 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607
sweetmaplecafe.com
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Tantrum

1023 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605
tantrumsouthloop.com
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Taurus Flavors

8534 S Stony Island Ave, Chicago, IL 60617
taurusflavors.com
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The Bistro by the Pier

580 E Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60611
facebook.com/TheBistroByThePier
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Three Chefs

8125 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60620
facebook.com/Three-Chefsacebook.com/Three-Chefs
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The Corner Spot Cafe

1825 Roosevelt Rd, Broadview, IL 60155
thecornerspotcafe.com
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Uncle Remus Saucy Fried Chicken

5611 W Madison St, Chicago, IL 60644
uncleremususa.com
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Vee-Vee’s African Restaurant

6232 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60660
facebook.com/Vee-Vees-African-Restaurant

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Willa’s Fifty Yard Line

69 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60619
facebook.com/50-Yard-Line
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Zberry

1368 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615
myzberry.com
black owned chicago
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