11 Local Black-Owned Businesses

Written by Sam S. | Feb 3, 2023 6:00:00 PM

There are plenty of reasons to celebrate in February- Valentine's Day, Super Bowl Sunday, Chinese New Year- and perhaps most importantly, Black History Month. Black History Month is an annual observance to honor the contribution, accomplishments, and historical culture of African Americans. There is no better time than now to support the abundance of Black-owned businesses in Cincinnati and tune into educational resources on opportunities within the Black community. Check out our list of businesses and resources below.

Black-Owned Businesses in Cincinnati

  1. 1 More Rep Fitness Center
    Personal training and classes located in Madisonville, OH
  2. Mention's Fish & Chips 
    Enjoy delicious food and desserts made by Aunt Flora's, located in the food court at Northgate Mall in Colerain
  3. BOL Acai Bowls
    First acai bowl bar in Cincinnati, located on Central Avenue in downtown Cincinnati
  4. Garden of Wellness Massage Therapy
    Massage and holistic health services located in Springdale, OH
  5. OTR Escape
    Live-adventure mind games where you solve clues to "escape" a room located in Over-the-Rhine
  6. VerticalPics Photography LLC
    Company specializing in virtual scans and aerial photography located in Fairfield, OH
  7. Blossoms Florist, Inc.
    Full-service florist for weddings, corporate events, and more located in Reading, OH
  8. HumbleBee Childcare Services, Inc.
    Early learning program for ages 6 weeks to 15 years located in West Chester Township, OH
  9. Brewing Arts
    Creative service company that offers sewing, crafts, alterations, and skincare located in Over-the-Rhine
  10.  Newport Ultra Lounge
    Nightclub with food, drinks, and live music located in Newport, KY
  11. Just Q'in BBQ
    Barbeque restaurant, our featured Small Business of the Month, located in Walnut Hills, OH

Whether you're trying out some amazing cobbler pie, checking out a new fitness center, or treating yourself to a massage, we encourage everyone to visit a Black-owned small business within Cincinnati.

Find dozens of additional businesses listed in this Black Business Directory and learn more about influential Black leaders and organizations in our Black History and Beyond blog.