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Black-Owned Restaurants, Food Trucks and Food Markets in the Triangle (and Beyond)

Updated: Feb 1, 2021

Interested in getting take-out or dinning in at Black-Owned Restaurants in the Triangle and BEYOND? Well look no further! Over the years, I have been compiling a list of Black-Owned Restaurants, Food Trucks and Food Markets that I love or wanted to try. I thought I would share my list with the world! This list will be updated frequently, so be sure to check back to see the new adds. ENJOY!

1. ABC Catering, LLC (Tarboro, NC)

2. Al’s Burger Shack, Chapel Hill, NC)

3. Alicia’s Homemade Cakes (Burlington, NC and delivers to Triangle Area)

4. Alpha Dawg’s Inc (Raleigh, NC)

5. Apex Seafood & Market (Apex, NC)

6. Awaze Ethiopian Cuisine (Cary, NC)

7. Backyard BBQ Pit (Durham, NC)

8. Baton Rouge Cuisine Food Truck (Creedmoor, NC/ Triangle Area)

9. Bestow Baked Goods (Holly Springs, NC)

10. BerréClaire (Raleigh, NC)

13. Black Farmer’s Market

14. Black•ology Coffee Company (Raleigh, NC)

15. Blend of Soul, cold-pressed juices (Durham, NC)

16. Bon Fritay: Haitian Street Food (Raleigh-Durham, NC)

17. Boricua Soul Food Truck (Durham, NC)

18. Boss of Vegan (Raleigh, NC)

19. Breaux’s Bistreau (The Triangle, NC)

20. By Angel with Love, candies nuts (The Triangle, NC)

21. Cake Couture Boutique (Raleigh, NC)

22. Cake Kernels (Raleigh, NC)

23. CandieCakes Treats & More LLC ( Raleigh, NC)

24. Caribbean Kicker (Raleigh, NC)

27. Chef ShebaStar, LLC – catering (Rocky Mount, NC)

30. Chick-N-Que (Raleigh-Durham, NC)

31. Cocoa Forte Desserts (Raleigh, NC)

32. Creative Touch Gifts, LLC- Catering (Durham, NC)

34. Crumb’s Bakery: Vegan (Durham, NC )

37. Debbie Lou’s Biscuit Sandwich Shop (Durham, NC)

38. The Debonair Chef – catering (Fuquay Varina, NC)

40. Fatboys Kitchen Food Truck (Raleigh-Durham, NC)

41. The Fish House (Apex, NC)

43. The Flat Drum (Raleigh, NC)

44. 401 Main (Carrborro, NC)

46. Goodness Grace Us Catering (Raleigh, NC)

48. Hady International Food (Raleigh, NC)

49. The Hot Spot- catering (The Triangle, NC)

50. Indulge Catering, LLC (Durham, NC)

51. Jamaica Jerk Masters: Jamaican Cuisine (Raleigh, NC)

52. Jay’s Italian Ice (Raleigh, NC)

53. Jeddah’s Tea (Durham, NC)

54. Jessica’s Food Truck (Raleigh, NC)

55. Jolly’s Catering and Events (Raleigh, NC)

56. Joyce & Family Restaurant and Catering (Fuquay-Varina, NC)

57. Juicy Bird (Winston-Salem, NC)

58. Kandy Apples by K (Raleigh, NC)

59. King’s Country Flavor (Raleigh, NC)

60. Kwench Juice Café (Raleigh, NC 27615)

62. Lawrence & Perry BBQ (Raleigh, NC)

64. Let’s Eat Soul Food- Food Truck (Durham, NC)

65. Lil Dipper Delights (Raleigh, NC)

66. Lili’s Sweet Shop (Raleigh, NC)

68. Mama Dip’s Kitchen (Chapel Hill, NC)

69. Mama Nem’s Food Truck (Raleigh-Durham, NC)

70. Mighty Mike’s Rolling Bistro & Grill Food Truck (The Triangle, NC)

71. Myrrona Italian Ice (Raleigh, NC)

72. Mum’s Jamaican Restaurant (Raleigh, NC)

73. Nola Catering (Greensboro, NC)

74. Nolia: Family + Coffee (Durham, NC)

75. The Naked Empanda (Triangle, NC)

76. Nafkot Ethiopian Restaurant (Raleigh, NC)

77. 919 Island Cuisine (Wake Forest, NC)

79. Oink N Moo Food Truck (Knightdale, NC)

80. On Main Southern Eatery (Warrenton, NC)

81. Organic Motherland Foods (Durham, NC)

83. The Palace International (Durham, NC)

84. Partin’s Creations -Bakery (The Triangle, NC)

85. Perkins Orchard, Food Market (Durham, NC)

86. Pine Knot Farms (Hurdle Mills, NC)

87. Pork in the Road Food Truck and Catering (Durham, NC)

88. Premier Cakes (Raleigh, NC)

89. Proverbs Bakery (Raleigh-Durham)

90. Royal Cheesecake & Varieties (Raleigh, NC)

92. Sarge’s Shrimp and Grits (The Triangle, NC)

94. Sinful Delights Cupcakery (Raleigh, NC)

95. The Smoke n Jerk (Knightdale, NC)

96. Something BARowed (Greensboro, NC)

97. Soul Fresh Spring Rolls (Durham, NC)

99. Southern Lady Sweets (Durham, NC)

100. Sho Nuff Seafood NC (Durham, NC)

101. Shmack’n Plates (The Triangle, NC)

103. Sweet Smoothies’s (Durham, NC)

105. Tater Bread Café (Durham, NC)

106. The Morning After Food Truck (Raleigh, NC)

108. Triangle Bakery Keto, Gluten Free and Vegan Friendly Bakery (Raleigh, NC)

109. Tropical Smoothie Café (locations: 1028 Oberlin Rd Raleigh, NC 27605; Falls of Neuse Raleigh, NC 27615; 5311 S Miami Blvd Durham, NC 27703; Duke Hospital 20 Duke Medicine Circle Durham NC 27710)

110. Tropical Delights Smoothie (The Triangle, NC)

111. True Flavors Diner (Durham, NC)

112. Urbana Concepts (Triangle, NC)

114. Vegan Flava Café (Chapel Hill, NC)

115. Virgil’s Jamaica Food Truck (Raleigh, NC)

116. Walking Crab (Garner, NC)

117. Ward’s Steak and Cheese (Wilson, NC)

118. Wonder Puff -Cotton Candy (The Triangle)

119. Your Pie Cary (Cary, NC)

120. Zwelis (Durham, NC)

*If you would you like to be added to the list or know of a business that should be added, please fill out the form on the contact page with name, location, and website of the business. New submissions are added on Fridays. Thank you! -Chrishonda, Founder of Food Cravingz

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Jc kitchen 706 East main st durham 27701


Poteat Sr.
Poteat Sr.
Jun 06, 2020

Also Sweet Frogs Raleigh,NC ( Shopping Center Capital/540 w/BJs


Carson Moore
Carson Moore
Jun 04, 2020

I recommend Virgil's Jamaica Food Truck.


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