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 by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
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
Southern Spice Indian Restaurant
At Southern Spice Indian Restaurant, chefs prepare South Indian dishes that are firmly rooted in age-old family traditions. Drawing on recipes that have been handed down throughout the generations, they prepare an impressive selection of authentic homemade dishes and desserts for meat eaters and vegetarians alike. Whether they're stuffing green chilis for the cut mirch appetizer, filling rice crepes with hot chutney for the mysore masala dosa, or grilling up yogurt-marinated chicken on the traditional tandoori oven, chefs strive to create a pastiche of flavor, texture, and artful presentation that bespeaks a rich cultural and familial heritage.