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The Brave Fitness
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Rebel Kitchen
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The Yoga Nest
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The Greenery Cafe
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Pau Hana Pours
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Raquel Noriko Curl Studio
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Justin Blake Tattoo
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Sale Pepe
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Kye Teahouse
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Maya's Tapas & Wine Bar
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Le Crepe Cafe
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Manny's Diving Adventures
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Aloha Sub
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BoxJelly
Hawaii

Black-Owned Businesses in Hawaii


This list of black-owned businesses in the state of Hawaii is a result of collaboration across our global community and is by no means exhaustive. There are so many more incredible businesses out there and we welcome all suggestions. We’ll be updating this guide regularly, so if you feel like sharing, please email here. We'd like to thank the former Hawaii-based, Cierra Foster, for helping us put this together.

This list of black-owned businesses in the state of Hawaii is a result of collaboration across our global community and is by no means exhaustive. There are so many more incredible businesses out there and we welcome all suggestions. We’ll be updating this guide regularly, so if you feel like sharing, please email here. We'd like to thank the former Hawaii-based, Cierra Foster, for helping us put this together.

The Brave Fitness

Owner and head instructor, Dharma Shay, opened the gym which specialises in functional fitness, athletic training, personal training, nutrition guidance, HIIT, post-natal exercise classes, youth athletic training, strength and conditioning, Olympic lifting, jiu-jitsu, and stand up martial arts. This is a great gym on the big island with highly trained and professional staff.

@the_brave_fitness

Rebel Kitchen

Owners, Randy and Gabby, opened their locally-sourced restaurant on the Big Island in 2011. They have delicious options such as blackened ono sandwiches, their Da Aina burger with a fantastic avocado cream sauce, lilikoi cheesecake or their tropical dreams ice cream. They also have an online shop selling their signature Kona Ketchup, Hawaiian Fire Sauce, and Mauka Mustard at great prices. Vegan friendly!

www.rebelkitchen.com

@rebelkitchen

The Yoga Nest

A beautiful studio in Kailua Kona that offers vinyasa, power, yin, restorative, and meditation classes.

www.theyoganesthi.com

@theyoganesthi

The Greenery Cafe

A family-operated hearty, healthy, soul restaurant serving delicious, organic food in the heart of Lihue. The menu consists of Kauai-grown traditional soul food staples such as collard greens, candied yams, fried fish, and fresh baked cornbread.

www.thegreenerycafe.com

Pau Hana Pours

Opened by two best friends, Chase and Mercedes, Pau Hana offers a high-quality mobile bar service for any event, celebration or reason to have a great time with delicious drinks in hand without having to worry about your guests desires.

www.pauhanapours.com

@pauhanapoursmobilebar

Raquel Noriko Curl Studio

After receiving her cosmetology license in 2009 from Western Beauty Institute in Van Nuys, California Raquel with her Los Angeles-native hustle and island girl heart is living out her dreams in Maui. In 2017, Raquel became a Curl Coach Educator for DevaCurl. While curly hair is a passion of Raquel's she also loves to style, color, and cut all hair types. She has an online shop carrying various hair products as well.

www.raquelnorikocurlstudio.com

@raquelnorikocurlstudio

Justin Blake Tattoo

A wonderful artist who tattoos around Maui and Kauai Island. He specialises in black and grey, Polynesian tribal, and ornamental work.

@justinblaketattoos

Sale Pepe

Qiana, a native New Yorker, from Red Hook, Brooklyn and her husband from Southern Italy opened Sale Pepe - Maui’s authentic Italian restaurant. Their pastas and artisan Italian pizzas are crafted by a certified pizzaiola with fresh, local ingredients in classic and creative presentations. Paired with the enjoyment of a fun, social wine bar atmosphere you cant find anywhere else on the island.

They are open for business.

www.salepepemaui.com

@salepepemaui

Kye Teahouse

This teahouse has multiple locations across Oahu inside various Sand People and Down To Earth retail stores. Founded in 2015, Kye Teahouse was established on the foundation of Going Back to Nature. Their ingredients are grown in Hawai'i & picked only at the peak of freshness. It's one of the reasons why their tea taste so incredible. All of the packing and shipping materials are biodegradable & environmentally sustainable.

www.kyeteahouse.com

@kyeteahouse

Maya's Tapas & Wine Bar

Chef, Lamont Brown, showcases locally-sourced ingredients on a worldly platform, with emphasis on Spanish and Mediterranean cuisine. Visit their restaurant in Haleiwa for the perfect date night, or a great time with friend.

www.mayastapasandwine.com

@mayastapasandwine

Le Crepe Cafe

Owner, Soufiane Bouharkat, grew up in Paris and opened his first cafe there. Later moving to Oahu, he opened Le Crepe Cafe in 2009. He creates a bright and enthusiastic ohana environment for everyone to experience and strives daily to provide his guests with fresh, natural ingredients that not only taste good, but makes you feel great as well.

www.lecrepecafe.com

@lecrepecafehawaii

Manny's Diving Adventures

Locally-owned scuba diving company located in Honolulu, Hawai'i. Manny will take you on incredible diving adventures and leave with an experience you'll never forget! Check out his website for a list of activities and price.

www.mannysdivingadventures.com

@mannysdivingandadventures

Aloha Sub

Husband and wife team, the Bensons, whose roots are from Louisiana, were inspired by the Hawaiian Islands, which they decided to make Oahu home and open a mouth-watering deli.

www.alohasubwahiawa.weebly.com

@alohasub_wahiawa

BoxJelly

Hawaii finally has their very first co-working space! Located on Oahu and birthed from the idea of creating a community of creators and dreamers, BoxJelly strives to cultivate an inspiring workplace that embodies the worth of a well-lived in home.

www.theboxjelly.com

@theboxjelly