Metro East Black-owned businesses to support year-round

St. Louis is home to many Black-owned businesses, but there are many on this side of the river that are worth checking out too. 

 

Restaurants

Gulf Shores Restaurant & Grill

215 Harvard Dr.

Edwardsville, IL 62025

(618) 650-9109

 

Big Mama's BBQ

5900 St. Clair Avenue

East St. Louis, IL 62203

(618) 398-8950

 

Quick Bite

1626 Main St.

Alton, IL 62002

(618) 433-9555

 

Lovett's Soul Food

2512 College Ave

Alton, IL 62002

(618) 433-8833

 

My Just Desserts

31 E Broadway

Alton, IL 62002

(618) 462-5881

 

Karsyns Soule'

5327 N Illinois St. 

Fairview Heights, IL 62208

(618) 744-7575

 

Aria’s Cookies & Confections

(618) 660-6502

 

Grocery stores

Neighbors Marketplace

1001 N 15th St.

East St. Louis, IL 62205

(618) 857-8330

 

Salons/barbers

Cut N Up Barbershop

1719 Troy Road

Edwardsville, IL 62025

(618) 692-6235

 

Shalls Premier Barbershop

824 S Morrison Ave,

Collinsville, IL 62234

(314) 337-6674

 

Joy’s Natural Hair Acuity Salon

16B Professional Park Dr,

Maryville, IL 62062

(331) 208-4070

 

Gifted Hands Beauty Salon

617 Range Lane

Cahokia, IL 62206

(618) 332-3191

 

Misters Barber & Beauty

317 Market Place

Fairview Heights, IL 62208

(618) 960-1910

 

Clothing

Binford Girls Boutique

St. Clair Square Mall 

Fairview Heights, IL

 

Beauty

Shay’s Beauty Bar

6400 West Main Street

Belleville, IL 62223

(618) 795-3568

 

Organizations

NAACP - Alton Branch

P.O. Box 1216

Alton, IL 62002

(618) 465-1621

 

NAACP - East St. Louis Branch

4700 State St,

East St. Louis, IL 62205

(618) 271-4698

 

NAACP - Edwardsville Branch

P.O. Box 12

Edwardsville, IL 62025

(314) 329-5434

 

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