By Lori Fredrich Senior Food Writer, Dining Editor, Podcast Host Published Feb 20, 2023 at 11:11 AM Photography: Lori Fredrich

OnMilwaukee is proud to highlight Black History Month in Milwaukee and beyond. Our goal is to highlight even more Black-owned businesses and stories – so for starters, click here to learn more about awesome Black-owned restaurants and businesses around town!

Delicious Bites, a local business which has made a name for itself selling wraps, salads, entrees and desserts for pre-order and delivery, will welcome their first customers on Wednesday, Feb. 22 at their new brick and mortar location at 6538 W. North Ave.

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Grand opening festivities, including a ribbon cutting with Wauwatosa Mayor David McBride, will kick off at noon and the shop will remain open until 8 p.m.  

Behind Delicious Bites is Tomira White, designer, chef and co-founder of the Bronzeville Collective, who operates the food-based business with her husband Corey and son Drew. 

“We’re so grateful to finally be able to open our doors,” says White, who notes that it was family, friends and supporters who pitched in to ensure that their dream to open their own shop came to fruition.

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Enjoy delicious bites

Guests who visit Delicious Bites will find a clean modern storefront with warm hardwood flooring, white tile and black accents.

More importantly, they'll find a wide variety of scratch-made grab-and-go lunch and dinner offerings including popular items like grilled chicken pitas, jerk salmon salad, shrimp and grits and seafood macaroni and cheese. 


Guests will also find freshly made desserts, including cookies, cupcakes, rice crispy treats, cake, quick breads and cheesecake jars.

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Delicious Bites is also available to provide catering and customized treat boxes for meetings and events.

White says that the shop will be fully stocked with a core menu of popular items. However, guests can follow Delicious Bites on Facebook and Instagram for alerts about daily specials, events and more.

Beginning Feb. 22, Delicious Bites will be open Wednesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lori Fredrich Senior Food Writer, Dining Editor, Podcast Host

Lori is an avid cook whose accrual of condiments and spices is rivaled only by her cookbook collection. Her passion for the culinary industry was birthed while balancing A&W root beer mugs as a teenage carhop, fed by insatiable curiosity and fueled by the people whose stories entwine with each and every dish. She’s had the privilege of chronicling these tales via numerous media, including OnMilwaukee and in her book “Milwaukee Food.” Her work has garnered journalism awards from entities including the Milwaukee Press Club. 

When she’s not eating, photographing food, writing or recording the FoodCrush podcast, you’ll find Lori seeking out adventures with her husband Paul, traveling, cooking, reading, learning, snuggling with her cats and looking for ways to make a difference.