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Owner Anthony Jolly serves a customer. Photos by Jason Lewis

Black-owned Hot and Cool Cafe in Leimert Park Village creates a meeting place for the community.

Angela Means cooks the food and takes photos with customers. Photos by Jason Lewis

Means, best known for portraying Felicia in the film “Friday,” serves tacos, burritos, and bowls with soul food ingredients at Jackfruit Cafe.

Grilled Fraiche specializes in grilled chicken, grilled salmon, and grilled shrimp with sides of brown rice, jasmine rice, grilled vegetables, and mixed greens. Photos by Jason Lewis

Edwin “Chef E Dubble” Redway and Marshawn “Peace & Love” Williams are giving their community a healthy food option.

Simply Wholesome serves great food while creating an Afrocentric vibe in the restaurant and health food store. Photo by Jason Lewis

The health food store and restaurant mixes culture, community, heath and wellness.