Discover Black-Owned Peoria


Discover Peoria


Supporting Black-owned businesses is a fantastic way to discover exciting and unique products and services that you won’t find anywhere else.  From clothing and dining, desserts and beyond, these businesses are making a huge impact on the Peoria economy and in their communities. 

Read on to explore and celebrate these incredible local businesses.

1Hundred Degrees Fashion Wear   {Peoria}   //   If you’re trying to fill your closet with the hottest urban fashion styles, 1Hundred Degrees Fashion Wear can help you look like you’ve just stepped out of a hip-hop music video. Shop here for a fresh take on streetwear that seamlessly blends old-school values with cutting-edge designs.

A Sharp Effect   {Peoria}   //  Find services including men’s and women’s haircuts, braiding, extensions, color, styling, bridal party services, makeup, and facial waxing at A Sharp Effect. Private suites are available for clients who prefer avoiding the main floor during services.

ART, Inc   {Peoria}   //  Empowering young women and investing in future generations of artists, ART Inc offers just about everything encompassed by Arts Education, including visual, ceramic, steam activities, coding, drama, and dance.

Highly Flavored  {Peoria}   //  Located in Landmark Recreation Center, this restaurant is packed with flavor. Highly Flavored has the best hot chicken dinner and tons of menu options to choose from. Don't miss Taco Tuesday or Brunch!

Janet’s Just For You   {Peoria}   //   If you are the type of shopper who wants unique, cutting-edge clothing, hurry over to this one-of-a-kind shop. This charming boutique offers both women's and men’s clothing and accessories beyond the mainstream options. Pieces from Janet’s Just For You will ensure your wardrobe is unlike any others’. 

Jr’s Kitchen   {Peoria}   //    Jr’s Kitchen is a gem in Peoria serving up a secret wing recipe inspired by momma’s cookbook. Expect bold flavors, reasonable prices, great specials, and a charming staff.

MadMac’s Coffee  {Germantown Hills}  //  MadMac’s Coffee is committed to flavor, quality, and service. Make this your new go-to spot for crazy good coffee + local treats.

The Shave Room   {Peoria}   //   The Shave Room customers know firsthand the difference between a haircut and a barber—the latter providing a sacred, personable, and time-honored experience. 

Que For You   {Peoria}   //   This dine-in and takeout barbecue restaurant has a wide range of delectable rib and chicken dishes. Que For You’s relaxing atmosphere is the perfect spot for the best and freshest BBQ in town.

Relaxed N Refreshed   {Peoria}   //   Determined to provide a sense of wholeness and care, Relaxed N Refreshed offers unparalleled massages, facials, pampering, and relaxation in Peoria. For a sense of peace to boost your day, check out the amazing spa offerings at Relaxed N Refreshed.

Riley’s Vegan Sweets and Eats  {Peoria}   //   Riley’s Vegan Sweets is an Illinois Made award recipient focusing on creating customizable 100% vegan sweets from scratch. located in Peoria. Not only does this trendsetting bakery make vegan treats but they accommodate multiple dietary needs like gluten free, nut- and dairy-free restrictions as well.

Rumbergers   {Peoria}   //   Prepared to order and packed to the bone with flavor, Rumbergers is a must-visit. This family-owned business specializes in sauces and dry rubs made entirely from scratch, making their wings a local favorite.

SLÉ Seasoned Little Eatery   {Peoria}   //   A unique feature of the SLÉ menu is its impressively creative and unique flavors going beyond cookie-cutter recipes. With unique twists to otherwise basic dishes, SLÉ offers Southern Americana with a dash of Asian heritage. Regardless of what you order, expect a quality homemade meal.

Smo-King Pit   {Peoria}   //   The Smo-King Pit offers the finest hickory-smoked barbecue and ribs out of their location in Northwoods Mall, these mouth-watering plates of meat have been smoked or slow-cooked for hours. Don’t forget to try their original bar-b-que sauce, bottled and sold in Chicago.

SweetCakes by Rachael   {Peoria}   //   SweetCakes by Rachael is a small bakery focused on custom cakes. The end results are impressive—made-to-order and pulled directly from your imagination. SweetCakes by Rachael is able to accommodate dietary requirements to ensure everyone can have their cake and eat it too.

The Fry Spot   {Peoria}   //   Classic as a side dish but epic as an entree, the Fry Spot puts a spin on an American classic. Smothered in a carefully curated collection of high-quality ingredients, these freshly cut loaded fries will make you forget all about the burger.

Triple Dipple’s Treats + Delicacies   {Chillicothe}   //   Home of the Sweet Tater Cheesecake, and committed to creating triply delicious treats and delicacies designed to delight your taste buds and satisfy your sweet tooth. Every cheesecake is made entirely from scratch and from the finest ingredients. The secret ingredient to this AMAZING cheesecake is love:  love for the craft and a love for making your day sweeter.

Young’s Popcorn Heaven   {Peoria}   //   For six years in a row, Popcorn Heaven has won The Best of the Best award in the Gourmet Popcorn category from the Peoria Journal Star. The Peoria Area has fallen in love with Popcorn Heaven and their 55+ flavors! Try the Peanut Butter Chocolate, the Cheddar Bliss, which is a medley of savory cheesy flavors, and the Smoky Bar-B-Que!

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