A List of Women-Owned Businesses to Support in Montclair

We’ve compiled a list of women-owned businesses to support in Montclair for easy access and reference. From prestigious artists to educational leaders to fitness experts and beyond, there are such amazing entrepreneurs in this area. Here’s the list that we hope to grow:

Please note: We’ll add to this list at any time, no one was left out intentionally. Please email hello@themontclairgirl.com to suggest additions to the list.

Adapt Physical Therapy {8 Lackawanna Plaza, Suite A}

Adapt Physical Therapy

Help alleviate pain from everyday activities or recover from surgery with a team of professionals looking to provide the highest quality of care.

Amanti Vino {30 Church Street}

Amanti Vino

Choose from a selection of over 900 artisanal wines from around the world. In addition to complimentary weekly wine tastings, Amanti Vino hosts popular wine-pairing dinners, classes, fundraisers, and tastings in private and corporate settings.

Ampersand Interiors + Garden {241 Lorraine Avenue}

Ampersand Interiors + Garden

Shop from a curated selection of modern, farmhouse, and handmade furniture and home decor or, leave it to the professionals and work one-on-one with an interior designer. 

Ani Ramen {401 Bloomfield Avenue}

Ani Ramen kathleen reyes

Kathleen Reyes and her partners opened the flagship Ani Ramen right here in Montclair. Known for its sip, slurp, and repeat, and epic interior design, this gem is a go-to in the area.

Angelbeck’s Wine {621 Valley Road}

Shop a wide variety of wines and liquors imported from Australia to Belgium to Uruguay. 

Arc Beauty Salon {295 Bloomfield Avenue}

Stop in for an array of face and body waxing services. 

Audrey + Elle Boutique {47s Park Street}

Audrey + Elle Boutique

Owned and operated by Montclair resident, Audrey, this boutique carries a variety of trendy clothing items

Benvenuti Montclair {20 Church Street}

Benvenuti Montclair

Short of going to Italy, this gelateria will satisfy any and all cravings. Have a scoop while strolling Church Street or take a pint to-go. 

Bridal Atelier {623 Valley Road}

Bridal Atelier

The one-stop-shop for everything bridal from in the heart of Upper Montclair. 

Brow Fix Studio and Spa {50 Church Street, Suite 103}

Brow Fix Studio and Spa

Transform eyebrows and eyelashes with microblading, tattooing, or permanent makeup. Add a session of micro-needling to stimulate and increase the skin’s collagen and elastin production for a boost to your skincare routine. 

Celestina Ando Photography {7 Park Street, Suite 202}

Celestina is a contemporary portrait photographer with a studio located in the heart of Montclair. She specializes in magazine style portraits while focusing on an authentic and empowering experience.

ChillRx Cryotherapy {50 Upper Montclair Plaza, Suite A}

ChillRx Cryotherapy

Book a cryotherapy session or for heat enthusiasts, a session in the infrared sauna will help remove toxins from the body and relieve stress. 

City Dog Spa Boutique {551 Valley Road}

City Dog Spa Boutique

A full-service dog groomer offering everything from simple baths to “pawdicures” for the beloved pup in your life. 

Clerestory Fine Art {40 Church Street}

Clerestory Fine Art

Support local artists from Montclair and Northern New Jersey and stop by this light-filled gallery overlooking Church Street. The space is also available to rent for private events.  

Clores Flowers and Gifts {590 Valley Road}

When in search of an arrangement for a simple tablescape or a special event, look no further than Clores Flores.  

Corefire {211 Bellevue Avenue, Suite 201}

Burn up that core with an early morning pilates session in one of Montclair’s most beloved fitness studios.

D.Fit {4 Erie Street}

D.Fit

Workout, recover and meet all the #wellnessgoals with a trip to D.FIT. They have the facility, the amenities, and none of the gimmicks. 

Dolce Federica {Online}

Dolce Federica

Indulge in uniquely flavored and homemade chocolates, which can even be made to accommodate those with nut and dairy allergies. Take a class or keep them in mind for custom favors! 

Dolly Moo {217 Glenridge Avenue}

Dolly Moo

Everyone’s go-to handcrafted bath and body store. Try the signature bath bombs and body oils. 

Eclectic Chic Boutique {547 Bloomfield Avenue}

Eclectic Chic Boutique

Stop by to browse specialty goods, crafts, jewelry, gourmet food, and more created by local artisans and entrepreneurs. 

Gong Cha {343 Bloomfield Avenue} 

The bubble tea craze is real folks. Originally from Taiwan, stop by Gong-Cha for the world-famous milk foam tea topped with salted cream. 

image Dermatology {51 Park Street}

image Dermatology

Dr. Jeanine Downie and the team specializes in the various aspects of medical and cosmetic dermatology, as well as dermatologic surgery.

Ikuzi Dolls {125 Glenridge Avenue, Suite 1251}

Ikuzi Dolls

Owner and designer, Ozi, was tired of the lack of diversity within the doll market so she started making them to give black and brown children a toy they could identify with. 

Java Love Roasters {244 Bellevue Avenue and 49 Church Street}

Java Love Roasters

Whether it’s a drip coffee, one of the specialty espresso beverages, or a baked treat there it’s hard not to get addicted to all this artisanal coffee shop has to offer. 

Read More: A Guide to Montclair’s Best Coffee Shops

Jeeyune Nails + Spa {596 Bloomfield Avenue}

We all know on Mondays we mani but don’t pass on all the additional services offered like threading, massages, and eyelash extensions. 

Johari {76 Church Street}

Johari

Sometimes undergarments never fit just right and then Johari comes to mind, which has been fitting women with bras and swimwear for over 20 years making them feel their best. 

Juniper Yoga + Fitness {213 Bellevue Avenue}

Juniper Yoga + Fitness

Rid the body of toxins during a Bikram yoga class and then enter a deep relaxation with a post-workout massage.  

Just Kidding Around {507 Bloomfield Avenue}

Just Kidding Around

Never dread another trip to the toy store again. Shop for all ages and among a wide variety of toys, games, books, and so much more. 

Kai-Yang {345 Bloomfield Avenue}

kai yang sheree

Sheree Sarabhaya brings delicious, authentic Thai food to locals. The name literally translates to ‘grilled chicken,’ which is a nod to the signature dish.  

Kate’s Skin Revision Clinic {74 Church Street}

Kate’s Skin Revision Clinic

Combines science, state-of-the-art equipment, and basic skincare principles to offer customers customized care. 

Legacy Coffee {Online}

Legacy Coffee

This father-daughter operation is offering weekly cold-brew and coffee subscriptions delivered {locally} right to your door. 

Le Souk {51 Watchung Plaza}

What may just look like an exotic storefront from the outside, is actually a Syrian market selling not only artisanal baskets, textiles, and baked goods but serves breakfast and lunch. 

Little Daisy Bake Shop {622 Valley Road}

Little Daisy Bake Shop

For those with peanut and tree nut allergies, finding a simple cake or cookie might seem cumbersome, however, Little Daisy Bake Shop can save the day. 

Little Earth Travel

Little Earth Travel

Owned and operated by Varsha Hathiramani, this travel agency is ready to book your next adventure.

Lure Lash {416 Bloomfield Avenue}

Lure Lash

Changing the world and making women feel confident one lash at a time. 

Matarello Bakery {254 Bellevue Avenue} 

Matarello Bakery

The new kid on the block is serving up classic Italian pastries like lobster tails and cannolis with a side of delicious Italian coffee. 

Mesob Restaurant {515 Bloomfield Avenue}

No utensils needed here. At Mesob, guests are invited to enjoy a traditional Ethiopian meal by using sourdough flatbread as a vehicle for the other items on the plate. 

MLC – The STEM Learning Center {360 Bloomfield Avenue}

Montclair Learning Center

From afterschool programs to summer camp to birthday parties, The Montclair Learning Center is dedicated to delivering a high-quality, engaging and fun educational experience.

Mind Your Beads + Seeds {147 D Valley Road}

mind your beads and seeds montclair

Mind Your Beads and Seeds is a plant and jewelry gift garden that specializes in potted plants and succulents, gift items like crystals and soaps, and of course — beads.

Miriam’s Well Healing {460 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite 207} 

Unite the physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental energies to rediscover your true self under the guidance of Reiki Master Teacher, Claire Schwartz. 

Montclair Baby {113 Walnut Street}

A community dedicated to supporting expectant families as well as those on their journey through postpartum recovery and adjustment. 

Montclair Bread Co. {16 Label Street}

Montclair Bread Co.

This cherished bakery is absolutely fueled by doughnuts and serving the community. Stop by for your favorite baked goods, take a baking class or enjoy pizza and live music on Friday nights.

Montclair Brewery {101 Walnut Street}

Montclair Brewery

The husband-and-wife team behind Montclair’s first microbrewery turned a hobby into a successful business now serving over 25 craft beers and even a selection of mocktails. 

Montclair Culinary Academy {550 Valley Road}

Montclair Culinary Academy

MCA is a cooking school teaching adults and children how to prepare and eat healthy, farm-to-table food.

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Montclair Pet Girl {Online}

Montclair Pet Girl

Janine founded Montclair Pet Girl, a dog-walking and pet-sitting business that has been operating for several years in town.

Moss + More {246 Bellevue Avenue}

Moss + More

For all the plant parents out there, Moss and More is the place to be. Shop a variety of plants, flowers, and planters, or host a fun floral arrangement event. 

Natural Image {203 Bellevue Avenue}

Natural Image

As a Licensed Cosmetologist, Certified Reiki Master, Certified Reflexologist, and Certified Dog Therapist, Sandy brings a highly personalized healing approach to each of her clients.

Nouvelle {629B Valley Road}

Nouvelle

Stop by this women’s fashion boutique when looking for the perfect date night outfit and or to squeeze in that weekly retail therapy session. 

Over The Moon {619 Valley Road}

A luxury children’s clothing store carrying top designers from Europe and across the U.S and specializing in special occasions dresses for young girls.  

Park Street Academy {46 Park Street} 

A diverse and nurturing preschool teaching students the fundamentals of relationship building, literacy, and personal expression among other competencies. 

Piazza Della Sole {602 Valley Road}

Piazza Della Sole

A slice of Soho right in Upper Montclair marrying shoe comfort and style. The store partners with popular brands like Clarks, Blondo, and Aetrex.  

Pink Bungalow {211 Bellevue Avenue}

Pink Bungalow

Find everything from the perfect Mother’s Day goodies to the most unique housewarming gift to a just-because present for that special someone. 

Polished {190A Bloomfield Avenue}

Stop in for an SNS manicure, which is a UV-free dipping powder that coats the nail in lieu of wet polish. The spa pedicure is also the ultimate indulgent. 

Proven Poke {19 Church Street}

Poke is a traditional raw fish preparation from Hawaii served in a bowl alongside bright and flavorful toppings and condiments, making it a really refreshing meal. 

Rabbit Rabbit Interiors {224 Lorraine Avenue}

Regardless of individual aesthetic, Rabbit Rabbit has the furnishings and decor to make any space pop. 

RHG Architecture + Design  {8-10 S. Fullerton Avenue}

RHG Architecture + Design

Rachael founded RHG A+D, a boutique, award-winning Architecture, and Interiors firm, in 2003. The firm works on commercial, residential, and retail projects within both regional and international markets. RHG A+D approaches design from the experiential, creating spaces and structures that are holistic, engaging.

Rosaspina Floral {74 Church Street}

Rosaspina Floral

This artisanal floral and design studio will help bring even the simplest vision to life from a premium selection of flowers. 

Ruthie’s Bar-B-Q & Pizza {64 Chestnut Street}

BBQ, Pizza, Bluegrass, R&B, and funk are what made owners Ruthie and Eric the happiest, so they made a space to create and spread joy within the community. 

Sal’s Gastronomia {104 Walnut Street}

Sal’s is an Italian-inspired market and deli serving locally-sourced, healthy, and seasonal food. 

Sharron Miller’s Academy for the Performing Arts {14 South Park Street, 2nd Floor}

Sharon Miller’s Academy

An inclusive, developmental training center in the community for dance and related theater arts.

SKN {408 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite E1}

Address everything from troublesome skin to unwanted body hair with a customized plan developed by one of the talented skin therapists. 

Siciliamia Imports {4 South Fullerton Avenue}

Siciliamia Imports

Visiting Siciliamia Imports is like taking a trip to Sicily. Pick up an array of handcrafted ceramics and bottles, specialty foods, and other unique Italian goods. 

Sperling Dermatology {211 Glenridge Avenue}

Sperling Dermatology

Dr. Shari Sperling uses her experience as a dermatologist to treat adults and children in a variety of skin conditions and make them feel better about themselves.

Stellar Smile Center {39 The Cresent}

Stellar Smile Center 

Take extra good care of those pearly whites with a visit to see Dr. Marie Jackson.

The Artist Room {195A Bellevue Avenue}

This salon is making hair dreams a reality thanks to experienced stylists and modern flare. 

The Bar Method {493 Bloomfield Avenue, 2nd Floor}

The Bar Method

Tone and strengthen muscles while improving posture and body alignment with these signature ballerina-esque workouts. 

The General Store {198 Bellevue Avenue}

The General Store

The General Stores offers everything from candy to pet goods to Montclair apparel all sourced from artists and merchants all around the country. 

Vesta Chocolate {598 Valley Road, Suite 2}

Vesta Chocolate

Satisfy that sweet tooth with homemade chocolate truffles and pair it with creamy hot chocolate for the perfect nightcap. 

What About the Pets {Online}

What About the Pets

What About the Pets is a full-service pet care company servicing parts of Essex County New Jersey. Our experienced, bonded and insured sitters specialize in pet sitting and walking.

Waxing the City {652 Bloomfield Avenue}

Say goodbye to facial and body hair and hello to flawlessly smooth skin at this waxing studio.

Yarnia {127 Watchung Avenue}

Yarnia

What started out as a love for knitting amongst friends blossomed into a brick-and-mortar craft store selling unique fibers and offering classes to those still perfecting the trade. 

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Gabriela grew up in Bergen County and moved to the Montclair area in 2016 in search of new experiences. She fell in love with the restaurant scene and stayed for the diversity, culture, and entrepreneurial spirit. Outside of her 9-5 as a Construction Operations Manager in Manhattan, you can find her enjoying meals at all her favorite restaurants, jamming out during Nine-Deeez-Nite at Just Jakes, or sitting outside Amanti Vino sipping wine with friends.