Celebrating Black History Month – Los Angeles Black Businesses (Dinner Guide)

I Know, I know It’s Dinner!  

TOTALLY against my food rules, BUT…just this once.

(Upscale)

Pips on La Brea
1356 S. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles
323-954-7477

Post and Beam
3767 Santa Rosalia Dr., Los Angeles
323-299-5599

Hal’s Bar & Grill
1349 Abbott Kinney, Los Angeles
310-396-3105

Xen Lounge
10628 Ventura Blvd., Studio City
818-505-3513

(Health/Vegan)

Azla Vegan
3655 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles
213-745-7455

Simply Wholesome
4508 W. Slauson, Los Angeles
323-294-2144

Stuff I Eat
114 N. Market Street, Inglewood
310-671-0115

My Two Cents
5583 W Pico Blvd., Los Angeles
323-938-1012

(Cajun/Creole)

Bayou Grille
1400 N La Brea Ave, Inglewood
310-673-0824

Carribbean
10835 Venice Blvd
310-287-0668

Flavor Table Catering and Breakfast, The
2812 W. Florence Ave., Los Angeles
323-751-6000

Harold & Bell’s
2920 W. Jefferson Blvd., Los Angeles
323-735-9023

La Louisanne
5812 Overhill Dr., Los Angeles
323-293-5073

Les Sisters Southern Kitchen & BBQ
21818 Devonshire St., Chatsworth
818-998-0755

Little Belize
217 E Nutwood St, Inglewood
310-674-0696

My Two Cents
5583 W Pico Blvd., Los Angeles
323-938-1012

Simply D’ Licious Southern Creole Cuisine
4641 W Washington Blvd., Los Angeles
562-326-6863

Uncle Darrow’s Creole Cajun Eatery
2560 Lincoln Blvd, Marina Del Rey
310-306-4862

(Seafood)

Shabazz Seafood Restaurant and Bakery
2618 W King Jr. Blvd, Los Angeles
323-730-1669

(BBQ)

Bludso’s Barbeque
811 S Long Beach Blvd, Compton.

609 N La Brea Ave, Hollywood
323-931-2583

 

Brother’s Bar-B-Que
7725 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles
323-751-1050

D’s Original Take Out Grill
7873 S. Western Ave, Los Angeles
323-971-3663

JNJ BBQ and Burgers
5754 W. Adams Blvd., Los Angeles
323-933-7366

JR’s Barbeque
3055 La Cienega Blvd., Culver City
310-837-6838

Les Sisters Southern Kitchen & BBQ
21818 Devonshire St., Chatsworth
818-998-0755

Phillip’s BBQ
2619 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles
323-731-4772

4307 Leimert Blvd., Los Angeles
323-292-7613

1517 Centinela Ave., Inglewood
310-412-7135

Uncle Andre’s BBQ
11715 Moorpark St., Studio City
818-763-8414

Woody’s BBQ
3446 W. Slauson, Los Angeles
323-294-9443

(Soul food)

Adolph Dulan’s Soul Food Kitchen
202 E. Manchester Blvd., Los Angeles
310-671-3345

Aunt Rosa Lee’s Mississippi
2781 S Western Ave, Los Angeles
323-733-8586

Bertha’s Soul Food Café
1714 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles
323-777-3373

Carolyn’s Kitchen
853 E. Manchester Ave, Los Angeles
323-585-1660

Chef Marilyn’s Soul Food Express
2638 Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles
323-737-8101

Comfort LA
1110 E. 7th St., Los Angeles
213-537-0844

Delicious Southern Cuisine
4371 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles
323-298-0445

Dirty South Soul Food
14100 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena
424-297-0761

Dulans Soul Food Kitchen
4859 Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles
323-296-3034

3411 Westmount Ave, Los Angeles
323-296-7918

202 E Manchester Blvd, Inglewood
310-671-3345

Flossie’s Southern Cuisine
3566 Redondo Beach Blvd., Torrence
310-352-4037

Les Sisters Southern Kitchen & BBQ
21818 Devonshire St., Chatsworth
818-998-0755

M&M Soul Food
335 E Albertoni St., Carson
310-324-5317

10807 Crenshaw Blvd., Inglewood
310-412-0106

Ms. B’s M & M Soul Food
801 E. Manchester Blvd, Inglewood
310-412-2800

My Two Cents
5583 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles
323-938-1012

Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles
50006 W. Pico Blvd, Los Angeles
323-934-4405

1514 N. Gower St. Los Angeles, CA
323-466-7453

621 W. Manchester Blvd, Inglewood
310-981-4141

R & R Soul Food
18427 Avalon Blvd., Carson
310-715-6716

(Jamaican)

Ackee Bamboo
4305 Degnan Blvd., Los Angeles
323-295-7275

Derrick’s Jamaican Cuisine
6806 La Tijera Blvd., Los Angeles
310-641-7572

(American)

Brooklyn Deli & Mini Mart
4308 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles
347-981-8408

Buffalo Wild Wings
3939 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles
323-596-4955

JNJ BBQ and Burgers
5754 W Adams Blvd., Los Angeles
323-933-7366

MO Better Burgers
901 S La Brea Ave. #2, Los Angeles
310-737-8556

(Ethiopian)

Azla Vegan
3655 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles
213-745-7455

Messob Ethiopian Restaurant
1041 S. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles
323-938-8827

(Caribbean)

The Brownstone Bistro
5047 W Pico Blvd., Los Angeles
323-965-9400

(Mexican)

All Flavor No Grease (street vendor)
728 E. 108th St., Los Angeles
323-318-0409

(Brazilian)

Wood Spoon
107 W. 9th St. Los Angeles
213-629-1765

(African)

Nkechi African Cafe
2717 W. Manchester Blvd., Inglewood
323-541-1265

Veronica’s Kitchen
528 W. Manchester Blvd., Inglewood
310-673-4890

(Somalian)

Banadir Somalia Restaurant
137 W. Arbor Vitae, Unit C, Inglewood
310-419-9900

 

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A Sabbath Stew while in Israel

My apologies for not posting yesterday on Sunday.  I guess my days are a little busier than I thought.

Well, It’s been a journey while here in Tel Aviv, a good one.   I woke up worried about breakfast – no electricity to be used.  Laid in bed for a second, a moment of thanks and gratitude, then off about my day.

T was my roommate while staying at Hotel Cinema – an Atlas Boutique Hotel.  She’s actually Jewish.  I thought, she must be ecstatic to have a sabbath while here on this land.

Anyways, I get out the bed.  I felt responsibility at my door.  “Let’s do it,” I tell myself trying to get pumped.  Another long day ahead and the people depend on me.  “<Sigh> what’s for breakfast,” I question out loud.  Clearly I’m speaking to myself for my roommate already left the room.

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