Black-Owned Businesses in the Bay Area

Bay Area Organization of Black Owned Businesses (BAOBOB)

Black-Owned Bookstores

Marcus Book Stores - Oakland (The oldest Black-owned book store in the country)

Consider how your book purchase can be used to support black-owned independent bookstores.

Black-Owned Restaurants in the Bay Area

San Francisco

San Jose

  • Jackie’s Place (They did just experience a grease fire and are looking for support for damages. I believe they are reopening on June 15th)


Black Owned Coffee Shops in the Bay

  • Kefa Coffee (Oakland)
  • Rasa Cafe (Berkeley)
  • Red Bay Coffee (Oakland)
  • Lane-e Kefa Coffee (Oakland)
  • Excelsior Coffee (San Francisco)
  • Folklores Coffee Roasters (San Francisco)
  • Alchemy Collective Cafe and Roasters (Berkeley)
  • Sextant Coffee (San Francisco)