A New Soul Food Restaurant Opens its Doors in Tulsa (Updated – 6/13/23)

A New Soul Food Restaurant Opens its Doors in Tulsa: GCC and Advisory Board Attend the Soft Opening


UPDATE: This post has been updated to correct the information shared. For clarification, The Greenwood Beat – WFPG is NOT connected to the Fixins’ restaurant in any manner other than enjoying the delicious food. The Greenwood Beat – WFPG apologies for the error in the previous published post, respectively. (6/13/23)


Fixins Soul Kitchen is a new addition to businesses in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is located in the historic Greenwood District, aka the original Black Wall Street. The restaurant owner, Kevin Johnson, invited Dr. Freeman Culver of the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce and the members of advisory board “Greater Tulsa Coalition for Historic North Greenwood Avenue” including Angela K. Chambers to the soft opening.

Angela K. Chambers is also the founder of The Greenwood Beat – WFPG radio station which is a part of the new restaurant’s Advisory Board.

About the Fixins Soul Kitchen

The former NBA player and the former mayor of Sacramento, Kevin Maurice Johnson has launched a new branch of his restaurant, Fixins Soul Kitchen in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

The full-service soul food restaurant brings authentic food options from the African American culture in a warm environment. The restaurant has made its name in Sacramento, California and Los Angeles and is now all set to cater to Tulsa city.

The soft opening of the new facility was arranged on Wednesday, 31st May with ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30 PM.

GCC Advisory Board Attended the Opening Day

Dr. Freeman Culver, the President and CEO of the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce was invited to the soft opening day. Along with him, the advisory board “Greater Tulsa Coalition for Historic North Greenwood Avenue” also attended the opening at the invitation of the restaurant owner.

The new radio station of Tulsa, “The Greenwood Beat – WFPG” attended the soft opening. It’s a local radio station that started its broadcast on June 8th, 2023. With its primary focus on shedding light on problems in the community and creating better opportunities for people, the radio station is bringing programming for audience of different age groups.

Now, the advisory board of GCC, Greater Tulsa Coalition for Historic North Greenwood Avenue are invited to attend the restaurant’s soft opening by owner, Kevin Johnson.

The Greenwood Chamber of Commerce is committed to supporting businesses in the community and assisting them with accessing resources needed for flourishing.