Local Business

The following businesses are either owned by or directly service members of underrepresented communities in the town of Fairfield, CT. If you own or know of a business to add to our list please email us at inclusivefairfield@gmail.com

FOOD + DRINK

Blue + Berries
2205 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield, CT 06825
P: (203) 296-2025

This South Korean owned fish and pastry market offers some of the freshest local seafood along with some of the most beautifully decorated and yummy pastries. From birthday cakes to lobster rolls they have you covered.

Bonchon

1565 Post Road, Fairfield CT 06824
P: (475) 999-8893

Bon Chon is a South Korean owned restaurant, with a mission to "share the joy" of Korean food around the world. They offer a wide variety of South Korean cuisine.

Dragon 168

1236 Stratfield Road, Fairfield CT 06825
P (203) 371-5016

Dragon 168 is a Chinese owned takeout restaurant serving authentic Szechuan food. With a very helpful & friendly staff. Perfect quick pick up for delicious and authentic meals.

Fin Japanese Restaurant

1241 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824
P: (203) 255-6788

FIN Japanese Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Japanese cuisine in Fairfield, CT. FIN Japanese's convenient location and affordable prices make our restaurant a natural choice for eat-in or take-out meals in the Fairfield community.

Family Flamez Restaurant
16 Tunxis Hill Road, Fairfield CT 06825

P: (203) 345-0064

Family Flamez is a Black owned Jamaican Restaurant. They offer a variety of Jamaican cuisine, with the goal of creating a family like atmosphere in which anyone and everyone feel welcome

Nutcracker

1555 Black Rock Turnpike Fairfield, CT 06825

P: (203) 345-0530

Egyptian owned, Nutcracker offers an incredible selection of Middle Eastern sweets, chocolates, nuts, dried foods and coffees (and lots of delicious samples!). Nutcracker also offers Kosher treats.

Phở Nha Trang

80 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824
P: (475) 999-8433

Phở Nha Trang is a Vietnamese owned restaurant that offers an authentic taste of Vietnam right here in Fairfield, CT. They offer a variety of food options, including both vegetarian and gluten free options.
 

Mecha Noodle Bar

1215 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824

P: (203) 292 8222

This Vietnamese & Latino owned restaurants is alive with flavors and an artistic atmosphere. Serving a mix of comfort Asian foods with a contemporary twist along with interpretations of South East Asian street foods this restaurant is a go to the young and young at heart.

Puerto Vallarta

2000 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield CT 06824

P: (203) 908-4000

Puerto Vallarta is a Mexican owned restaurant that offers many traditional and authentic Mexican dishes. Owner Esual Rodriguez says that his goal when opening the many locations of Puerto Vallarta was to bring an authentic taste of his hometown in Mexico to the United States, as well as to bring an authentic representation of Mexican culture.
Sweet Basil

284 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield CT 06825

P: (203) 384-8888

A staple Asian restaurant in Fairfield, CT focused on providing excellent food with great service. Sweet Basil offers some of the best Sushi and Pan Asian cuisine in the area

Shu Restaurant

1795 Post Road, Fairfield CT 06824

P: (203) 255-6888

Shu Restaurant is a Chinese owned restaurant known for its more modern take on classic Chinese dishes. They are recognized for their friendly staff and environment, as well as their use of high quality, fresh ingredients.

VIBE Fairfield

2372 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield Woods Rd, Fairfield, CT 06825

P: (203) 631-7075

This Black owned protein energy and smoothie tea bar offers a great pick me up for those looking for healthy and interesting alternatives to the regular smoothie. With a friendly staff and seating area in the back this newly opened Fairfield business is a great options for those of us on the go.

Sports + Fitness

Legends of Doom
111 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield, CT 06825
P: 203-540-7458

This Black owned business a culture, a community of athletes dedicated to the development and enhancement of athletic performance. LOD is a team and provide that atmosphere. "We don’t have clients, we have players; we don’t have trainers, we have coaches and we all have the same common goal: TO BE THE ABSOLUTE BEST WE CAN BE!"  

World Champion Tae Kwon Do

85 Mill Plain Road, Unit #W. Fairfield CT 06824
P: 203-319-1333

World Champion Taekwondo Fairfield is a Korean owned studio that provides Taekwondo training, where students work with world champion Korean Masters. Instructors must have a minimum of a 4th degree black belt, and students trained will learn the five benefits of Taekwondo. Students will be provided with more than just basic self defense training, they will also be helped to develop a sense of self-confidence, while also maintaining the focuses of Taekwodno training, respect and discipline. WCTKD also specializes in programming for children with learning differences and specialized needs.

Song Tae Kwon Do Academy

1869 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield CT 06825
P: 203-332-3300

Korean owned, Song Tae Kwon Do Academy believes in martial arts playing a vital role in keeping the mind and body healthy. Song Tae Kwon Do aims to help you achieve your goals, whatever they may be, in a safe and family friendly environment.

Beauty Services

Alchemy the Salon

1851 Post Road, 2nd Floor

Fairfield, CT 06824

P: (203) 491-0666

Alchemy is a discrimination free hair salon that offers many hair care services. They offer haircuts and color for men and women, and offer a warm welcoming environment for all clients.

Hai Lights Hair Salon

2329 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield CT 06825
P: (203) 345-7650

Hai Lights Hair Salon is an AAPI owned salon offering hair cuts and styling for men, women, and children. Owner Hai Pham is passionate about hair styling and aims to bring an uplifting positive energy to her clients. She takes time to build connections with her clients in order to create a look for them that will fit their personality and style. Hai continues to educate herself today in order to keep up with the latest styles and techniques and create a "cutting edge" experience for all of her clients.

L&G Nail Salon

2480 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield CT 06825
P: (203) 871-8066

L&G nail salon is an AAPI owned nail salon located on Black Rock Turnpike. L&G offers a variety of services from manicures, to massages, to waxing. With a very friendly, warm environment, L&G creates the perfect space for a relaxing experience with great service.

Royal Treatments Spa

427 Stillson Road, Fairfield CT 06825
P: (475) 329-0188

Royal Treatments is a Black owned skincare boutique that offers a wide variety of services. Services include skincare, waxing, body treatments, eyelashes, eyebrows, and body contouring. Royal treatments is run by a single esthetician, Reba S. Gaines, with a private room ensuring that each client can "unwind" knowing that all efforts are focused on their relaxation.

Tiffany Nails & More

35 Kings Hwy E UNIT C, Fairfield, CT 06825

P: (203) 362-2111

Tiffany nails and more is a salon that offers a variety of nail services. They welcome you with a friendly staff, and quality nail care

Additional Businesses

Ashby Dodge

hitmeup@ashbydodge.com
P: 917-806-3793

LBGTQ+ owned, Ashby Dodge LCSW helps young people, parents, and families looking for guidance with navigating gender, and sexual orientation. She designed her practice to promote self-discovery, and allows clients to be vulnerable and feel understood. Ashley dodge connects with therapy services for the LGBTQ+ community in Connecticut as well as New York.

The Carried Collective

www.thecarriedcollective.com

Owned by a Latino and Egyptian woman, The Carried Collective is a community hub for new parents in Fairfield, CT. Our mission is to provide an equitable start for all new parents by supplying guided resources and gear as they begin their parenting journey. We offer a baby gear lending library along with local events, pregnancy and postpartum support and education. We offer sliding scale and scholarships on all services and never turn anyone away that needs support. Based in Fairfield, CT

Jennet Garage Door

110 Royal Avenue, Fairfield CT
P: (203) 554-6874

Jennet garage door specializes in garage door and remot repair, and installation.

Woofgang and Company

1300 Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
P: (203) 292-3286

Woofgang and co is a non-profit organization aimed at empowering adults with disabilities, through "lifelong learning opportunities." Team members at woofgang and co are responsible for creating, packaging, and manufacturing apparel, dog treats, pet toys and gifts.

Black Owned Bookstores in CT

Burgundy Books
391 Boson Post Road Old Saybrook, CT 06475

Kindred Thoughts
955 Connecticut Ave., Bldg 5, Unit 5221, Bridgeport, CT 06607

P: 475-282-9050

The Key Bookstore
1429 Park St, Suite 214,
Hartford, CT. 

People Get Ready
119 Whalley Avenue,
New Haven, CT 06511