Looking to support Black-owned businesses? We’ve rounded up 19 highly-rated Black-owned vegan eateries across North America to support now, and every day. The businesses below are listed in no particular order and range from soul food in Detroit to vegan crab cakes in Washington D.C.
In fact, consumer interest in plant-based food continues to gain traction according to Yelp data — in the last two years we’ve seen a 140% increase in mentions of “plant based” in reviews on Yelp. To celebrate the restaurant launch of Impossible™ Sausage Made From Plants, Yelp teamed up with Impossible Foods to curate a list of top diners across America that will be the first independent restaurants to serve the award-winning patties*.
We’ve always remained committed to connecting people with local businesses, and of the millions of amazing businesses, there are so many that are Black-owned. Here are five ways that you can easily support Black-owned businesses.
Yelp tip: Go for the avocado toast or Chipotle bowl. You won’t be disappointed!
Over the recent weeks, we’ve received an outpouring of requests from our community to provide an easy way to find and support Black-owned businesses on Yelp. This inspired our teams to develop and release the searchable Black-owned attribute as quickly as possible to help connect people with great local Black-owned businesses in their communities. Learn more about this searchable attribute and our partnership with My Black Receipt here.