We’ve put together a list of our favorite places to eat and shop in Amarillo. These businesses are all locally owned. They provide unique experiences to those who live here and travel here. They give back locally. And, most importantly, they are the backbone of our community. It is a treasure to have such a diverse shopping and dining landscape in a town this size, and it’s what makes our community special. We wanted to have a place on our blog to feature the locally owned businesses in Amarillo that we believe are the best of the best. The places to stop when you’re passing through, the spot to have lunch with the girls, and the place to stock up on your favorite candle.

Without further ado, below is our Local List. To know more about each place on the list, click on the business name to the right to be directed to each individual website, or see below why they made the list.

where to eat :: pictured above clockwise – the pan-handlers, public house, 575 pizzeria, and crush wine bar and deli

where to shop :: pictured above clockwise – gray is grey, semblance, jbs linens, pete’s greenhouse 


If you want to know more about why shopping locally is so important to our community, please click here to read this older post from our owner, Robyn.

If we’ve left out a business that you think should be included in The Local List, please email us at