North Park Green Businesses

Olive Branch Green Building Supply
3030 North Park Way
(619) 237-1234

Owners: Lynn Wilson and Lisa Cunningham, LEED AP

A LEED accredited purveyor of ethically and environmentally responsible building materials that meet the highest standards of green building

Point of Departure
3712 30th St
(619) 294-3500

Owners: Jason Maune and Dan Smith

Collaborative, process-focused design studio based on belief that “green design is a given rather than an option”. Primarily focused on restaurant design, Mosaic Wine Bar is a recent example.

Platt/Whitelaw Architects

4034 30th St
(619) 546-4326

Owner: Alison Whitelaw

LEED accredited company noted for their award-winning accomplishments in sustainable and energy efficient design. Projects range from schools and public facilities to residential projects for both public agency and private clients.

Zagrodnik + Thomas Architects, LLP
3956 30th St
(619) 528-1199

Partners: Jean Zagrodnik and Scott Thomas

Award-winning, woman-owned design partnership that employs a listening-based collaborative approach to all projects including the LEED Platinum Certified San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center.

Sea Rocket Bistro
3382 30th St
(619) 255-7049

Owner: Dennis Stein 

Sustainable, fresh seafood restaurant featuring a menu of locally and regionally sourced ingredients based on seasonal availability. Philosophy includes donating kitchen scraps to local composters, using compostable trash bags and to-go containers made from recycled materials, and cleaning with environmentally friendly products. They employ a recycling company with a motto “Recycle Everything!”

The Linkery
3794 30th St
(619) 255-8778

Owner: Jay Porter

A local trailblazer in the farm-to-table food movement. Hand made meals include in-house sausage making, bread baking, and curing their own meats, which are sourced from high quality, independent farmers and co-ops. The also feature local produce, seafood, olive oil, cheese, wine and beer.

Ritual Tavern
4095 30th St

(619) 283-1720

Owners: Michael Flores and Staci Wilkens

Cozy neighborhood tavern that features hearty fare served with rich selection of beer and wine, featuring worldly flavors of Britain, Germany and New Orleans. Among its many locally sourced ingredients are fresh oysters from Carlsbad Aquafarm.

Urban Plantations
(619) 563-5771

Owner: Karen Contreras

North Park-based consulting/coaching service that helps clients blend urban farming practices with contemporary neighborhood landscape themes, creating nourishing, attractive, sustainable gardens..

The Water Lady Store
2527 ½ University Ave
(619) 296-1622

Owner: Sonya Scribner

Friendly neighborhood source for purified drinking water featuring an eleven-stage, state-of-the-art filtration system that is approved/certified by the California Public Health Department and monitored daily by highly trained staff.

3827 30th St
(619) 501-6318

Owners: Amy Paul and Chad Anglin

This organic/modern shop features a large scale plant installation and one-of-a-kind botanicals handcrafted by a local designer. Products are mostly locally sourced and/or made from recycled materials and include artwork, baby gifts, furniture and home accessories, paper products, jewelry, purses and totes.