June is Pride month, and the
Qwick team has been busy celebrating both in and out of the office. This week, we’re encouraging everyone to get out and support the LGBTQ+ owned bars, restaurants, and eateries that nourish and enrich our communities.
Whether you’re in the mood for a farm-to-fork feast in Denver or colorful tie-dye bagels in the Big Apple, our team has compiled a list of our favorite flavorful spots across the country. No matter which you choose to visit, you’ll be supporting an LGBTQ+ owned business. These establishments deserve your patronage and support year-round, so don’t forget to add them to your regular rotation.
Click below to jump ahead to your city!
San Diego Los Angeles San Francisco Denver Phoenix San Antonio Austin Houston Dallas Chicago Nashville Atlanta Jacksonville Orlando Tampa Bay Miami D.C. Baltimore New York City Pittsburgh
Image via Pop Pie Co. / Facebook San Diego Eclipse Chocolate Bar and Bistro – Neighborhood bistro known for specialty crafted chocolates, glittery soft serve, and an epic weekend brunch. Located in South Park, San Diego. insideOUT – Dinner spot in Hillcrest, San Diego serving seasonal California and Mediterranean-inspired dishes. Pop Pie – Serving sweet and savory mini pies in University Heights.
Los Angeles Stache – Queer restaurant, bar, and nightclub in West Hollywood serving small plates. The Wolves – Cocktails and American fare served in a Parisian-style bar in Downtown LA. Jewel – Vintage-style cafe serving American/Asian mash-ups, all plant-based.
Image via Temescal Brewing / Facebook San Francisco
Image via Coronado PHX / Facebook Phoenix Coronado PHX – Vegan eatery, coffee shop, and bar located in the historic Coronado neighborhood. Foch Cafe and Bistro – French cafe known for brunch in Tempe. Toasted Mallow – Dessert shop with gourmet s’mores and marshmallows in Gilbert.
Image via La Barbecue / Instagram Austin
Houston Dumpling Dudez – Unique dumpling experiences including cooking classes. Koffeteria – Pastries and coffee in Eado. Urban Eats – Upscale market and full-service bistro with American favorites.
Image via Gelateria Gemelli / Facebook Dallas
Image via Pink Door / Facebook Nashville
Image via Bread and Board / Instagram Jacksonville
Orlando Bites & Bubbles – Restaurant with a rooftop bar serving small plates, cheeses, and wine. Garp & Fuss – Hidden garden restaurant serving American fare. Se7en Bites – Modern bakery serving Southern food for breakfast and lunch.
Image via Flan Factory / Facebook Tampa Bay
Image via Kramers / Facebook D.C. Gatsby – Comfort food with a 1920s theme. Kramers – Restaurant, bar, and cafe inside a bookstore. Mi Casa – TexMex and Southwest American food.
Baltimore Bottoms Up Bagels – Small batch bagel shop, preparing handmade, authentic NJ style bagels, house-cured lox, and specialty cream cheeses. Cupcakes with Purpose – A sweet way to support charity. Buy a cupcake and choose what charity 15% goes to. Gertrude’s – New American fare in the Baltimore Museum of Art.
Image via Baz Bagels / Instagram New York City Baz Bagels – Known for their tie-dye bagels! Superfine – Farm-to-table dishes in DUMBO. Viv – Thai food in a futuristic chic atmosphere.
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