Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
Strengthening the community begins by supporting and visiting local businesses like this one. To learn more about this business, check out their website or simply stop by, say hello, and discover—or rediscover—all that this business has to offer.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Inside Cherubs, wooden furniture and comfy couches comfort bodies while coffee, ice cream, and sandwiches founded on house-baked bread comfort bellies. As stone cherubs look on, diners bask in the glow of several flat-screen TVs. Free WiFi permeates the air and breathes life into lonely laptops, facilitating lunchtime web searches for the most aerodynamic configuration of a bagel. Close proximity to bus routes and the “L” save cars a trip, though the eatery also has street parking.
91% of 11 customers recommend
“Get everything! It's so good. The place is like a basement in someone's house, and I mean that in a good way. It's weird, unique, and the food is awesome!”
“Great tacos and fruit smoothies!!”