Corpus Christi is a hub for entrepreneurs and small businesses serving up delicious dishes, unique finds, and stylish services. We've teamed up with the Corpus Christi Black Chamber of Commerce to bring you a roundup of Black-owned businesses in the Gulf Coast Capital.

For more information on supporting Black-owned businesses in Corpus Christi, visit the Corpus Christi Black Chamber of Commerce website



Presenting professional and talented hair artists, Corpus Christi Beauty Bar specializes in a range of hair creations customized to fit the client's vision. Corpus Christi Beauty Bar services clients for a variety of occasions, including prom, quinceañeras, and weddings. Whether you’re wanting braids, a drastic color change, or an elegant up-do, this vivacious salon is sure to leave you feeling amazing. 2033 Airline Rd. G7

KAE’s Emporium is a family-owned beauty salon that offers excellent and professional services in a family-oriented atmosphere. Solidified as one of the best salons in South Texas, KAE’s Emporium services clients not only in Corpus Christi but in the surrounding areas as well. Offering affordable haircuts, master hairstyling, and supreme customer service this beauty salon ranks #1 within the community. 5419 Everhart Rd.


House of Elegance Cosmetology School opened its doors in 2019 and quickly became a go-to place for cosmetology education and a full-service salon experience. This woman and black-owned salon offers a variety of services such as extensions, perms, hair colors, waxing, nails, and even facials! Save on salon services while also getting beautiful hairstyles, unique nails, and refreshed skin from students that are supervised by licensed instructors every step of the way. 4515 Weber Rd.

What happens when four creative minds come together? They form a co-owned salon and studio called Aspire Studios. Now a team of 5, each stylist runs their respective businesses together under one roof, bringing men, women, and kids a variety of salon services like hair styling, cuts, facials, brow shaping, and lash lifts in a luxurious atmosphere with attentive stylists. 7833 S. Staples St., STE. 2

Handing out some of the finest haircuts in Corpus Christi, Robbie’s Barbershop is the place that will not disappoint. Robbie’s specializes in kids, men’s, and women’s haircuts. They are praised for their friendly environment, professionalism, and top-notch customer service. 765 West Point Rd​.

Boutiques & Shops

Brighten someone’s day with Rose Soiree. Rose Soiree is the neighborhood luxury florist specializing in arrangements, special events, and workshops. This premier floral shop services large and small events, while catering to any budget. Whether you’re looking for a custom design or one of their signature high-end floral arrangements, Rose Soiree carries only the freshest flowers on the market to serve their clients' needs. 5230 Kostoryz Rd


If you enjoy a treasure hunt, look no further than CC Bin Steals & Deals! This bargain shop carries hundreds of products from overstock and liquidation inventory from major retailers like Amazon, Walmart, and Target. And with weekly shipments, so you can always expect something new while saving big. And be sure to visit during their daily deals every Thursday-Sunday — sale times vary, so be sure to check their website before coasting over. No matter what day you go though, you can always expect an incredible deal on hundreds of products. 4701 Ayers St., STE. 603



PKK, formerly known as Portis Kountry Kitchen, has earned its historical significance within the Corpus Christi community, as it has been a staple in the lives of many for nearly 20 years while surviving the devastation of a worldwide pandemic. PKK is one of the only veteran-owned and Black-owned businesses in the Coastal Bend. This “Southern Soul Cooking” restaurant continues to serve the community with delicious food, excellent service, and a relaxing urban atmosphere. Coast your way over for weekly specials, a buffet, and southern favorites like fried chicken, collard greens, and mac n' cheese! 213 S. Chaparral St.


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