For Delight 2022 and past, help these Seattle bars and eating places with LGBTQ+ house owners

“From our little household & gay-owned Mexican restaurant, we wish to want all of the wonderful & lovely [transgender flag] [rainbow flag] of us and devoted allies a beautiful queer and intentional Delight Month!” shouts Seattle’s Frillard Tamales on their Fb web page. “Particularly this month (but in addition all year-round),” they proceed, “we encourage you to buy native, store small and store at LGBTQA+ owned retailers.” Husband-and-husband house owners Osbaldo Hernandez and Dennis Ramey go on to name-check Intentionalist — at, it is an internet useful resource for locating and supporting such locations, within the Seattle space and much past. It additionally occurs to be the supply of our record of Seattle-area LGBTQ+ owned eating places and bars beneath (thanks, Intentionalist!).

Situated in Inexperienced Lake (lengthy story), Frelard Tamales makes a few of the metropolis’s highest of the remainder of its identify, with inclusivity for any and all Delight occasion company — from chipotle/pineapple/pork stomach to soyrizo-and-vegan-cheese , all gluten-free. Moreover, Hernandez claims that these magical tamales “can assist you battle off any hangover, and make for an ideal companion to a drink for our sunny days,” a win-win for Delight and all of summertime.

“There are such a lot of scrumptious methods to help native LGBTQ companies this Delight season — from cocktails to cupcakes, croissants and tamales,” agrees like-minded native proprietor Nat Stratton-Clark. Extra inclusivity could also be discovered at Stratton-Clark’s The Flora Bakehouse on Beacon Hill, making pastries which can be all buttery and glutened up, or vegan, or gluten-free. Full rainbow desserts are specifically obtainable all of June (by preorder on Tock), together with rainbow cake cups (every day, as provides final) and rainbow unicorn horns (ditto, and looks as if they may include superpowers). Then there’s additionally rainbow cake by the slice at sibling Cafe Flora in Madison Valley. In one other win-win, a portion of the proceeds of all of those — and of the favored vegan cinnamon rolls obtainable at each Floras plus new offshoot Floret at Seattle-Tacoma Worldwide Airport — all through June goes to the Trans Justice Funding Undertaking. It is important neighborhood help, in keeping with Stratton-Clark, and it is also time for necessary community-building: “After two pandemic Prides, we’re all excited to rejoice collectively once more.”

Maybe you’d prefer to rejoice Delight collectively once more … with dinosaurs? Longtime Capitol Hill favourite Saint John’s Bar and Eatery has that prehistorical predilection lined, having “absolutely dedicated to being this queer, dinosaur eatery,” co-owner Michael Lee says. And don’t fret, he is aware of: “It is absurd. That is the purpose.” Dinos roam the Earth at Saint John’s in mannequin type within the backyard above the stunning again patio, in addition to in a divinely terrifying inside mural by native artist Craig Cundiff. It began “10 years in the past, largely as an reasonably priced technique to beautify the patio, however now appears to seize what we’re all about,” Lee explains, “an escape from fashionable stress, a celebration of life in all its lovely types and a tacit acknowledgment that the world is healthier when the patriarchy steps apart. I feel Laura Dern stated it finest in ‘Jurassic Park’: ‘Dinosaurs eat man. Lady inherits the Earth.” (Intentionalist listings are additionally searchable by woman-owned Additionally, Saint John’s can have Delight drink specials, presumably rainbow-dinosaur-themed. “We’re extremely grateful to have survived these previous few years,” Lee says, “and Delight means greater than ever this time round.”

Among the many different greatnesses beneath — simply to say a couple of extra for Capitol Hill Delight — there’s brunch (with extra drink specials!) at Terra Plata, desserts (and bubbles!) at R&M Dessert Bar, partying (with extra drinks and possibly go- go dancers!) at Pony … So, to the record, and blissful Delight!

Itemizing compiled by Seattle Occasions options producer Vonnai Phair. Supply: Intentionalist (

Seattle LGBTQ+ owned bars and eating places

Click on beneath or scroll all the way down to navigate via totally different Seattle neighborhoods.

Ballard | Beacon Hill | Belltown | Capitol Hill | Central District | Columbia Metropolis | Denny Triangle | Downtown | Inexperienced Lake | Mount Baker | Queen Anne | Wallingford | West Seattle | White Middle



1415 NW seventieth St., Seattle; 206-838-1960;

Little Tin Items & Apothecary Cupboard

5335 Ballard Ave. NW, Seattle; 206-268-0143;

Percy’s & Co.

5233 Ballard Ave. NW, Seattle; 206-420-3750;

Beacon Hill

Flora Bakehouse

1511 S. Lucile St., Seattle; 206-762-0418;


Taqueria Cantina

2630 First Ave., Seattle; 206-995-8588;

Capitol Hill

Bar Cotto

1546 fifteenth Ave., Seattle; 206-838-8081;

Biang Biang Noodles

601 E. Pike St. Unit 100, Seattle; 206-809-8999;

Diesel Bar

1413 14th Ave., Seattle; 206-322-1080;

Footprint Wine Faucet

1222 E. Madison St., Seattle; 206-485-7175;

Glo’s Cafe

1621 E. Olive Method, Seattle; 206-324-2577;

Harry’s Fantastic Meals

601 Bellevue Ave. E., Seattle; 206-432-9285;

Julia’s on Broadway

300 Broadway E., Seattle; 206-860-1818;

Madison Pub

1315 E. Madison St., Seattle; 206-325-6537;

Mala & Satay

224 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle; 206-466-2013;


1221 E. Madison St., Seattle; 206-324-2854;


1000 E. Pike St., Seattle; 206-590-5039;

Submit Pike Bar & Cafe

212 Broadway E. Unit A, Seattle; 206-402-4983;

Queer Bar

1518 eleventh Ave., Seattle;

Rhein Home

912 twelfth Ave., Seattle; 206-325-5409;

R&M Dessert Bar

601 E. Pike St., Seattle; 206-351-9993;

Saint John’s Bar and Eatery

719 E. Pike St., Seattle; 206-245-1390;

Terra Plata

1501 Melrose Ave., Seattle; 206-325-1501;

The BottleNeck Lounge

2328 E. Madison St., Seattle; 206-323-1098;

The Seattle Eagle

314 E. Pike St., Seattle; 206-621-7591;

The Tin Desk

915 E. Pine St., Seattle; 206-320-8458;

Two Doorways Down

2332 E. Madison St., Seattle; 206-324-2337;


1021 E. Pike St., Seattle; 206-324-9210;

Central District

Fats’s Hen & Waffles

2726 E. Cherry St., Seattle; 206-602-6863;

Columbia Metropolis

Geraldine’s Counter

4872 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; 206-723-2080;

Tremendous Six

3714 S. Hudson St., Seattle; 206-420-1201;

Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria

4918 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; 206-721-3501;

Denny Triangle


1809 Minor Ave., Seattle; 206-682-2935;


2000 Sixth Ave., Seattle; 206-327-9860;


Taqueria Cantina

89 College St., Seattle; 206-624-1539;

Inexperienced Lake

Frillard Tamales

6412 Latona Ave. NE, Seattle; 206-523-6654;

Madison Valley

Cafe Flora

2901 E. Madison St., Seattle; 206-325-9100;

Mount Baker

Little Chengdu

2815 S. Hanford St., Seattle; 206-760-9263;

The Velvet Elk

3605 S. McClellan St., Seattle; 206-717-2902;

Queen Anne

HeartBeet Natural Superfoods Cafe

1635 Queen Anne Ave. N., Seattle; 206-525-0300;

Queen Anne Beerhall

203 W. Thomas St., Seattle; 206-420-4326;


Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria

4411 Stone Method N., Seattle; 206-633-3800;

West Seattle

Harry’s Seashore Home

2676 Alki Ave. SW, Seattle; 206-513-6297;

HeartBeet Natural Superfoods Cafe

6032 California Ave. SW, Seattle; 206-486-4606;

Marination Ma Kai

1660 Harbor Ave. SW, Seattle; 206-328-8226;

White Middle

Greenbridge Cafe

9901 Eighth Ave. SW, Seattle; 206-762-3447;

The Lumber Yard Bar

9630 sixteenth Ave. SW, Seattle; 206-695-2007;

Extra LGBTQ+ owned bars and eating places within the Seattle space

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Bothell | Bremerton | Issaquah | SeaTac | Shoreline



18505 Bothell Method NE Suite 103, Bothell; 425-490-5544;


Ashley’s Pub

409 Pacific Ave. Suite 101, Bremerton; 360-813-1633;


Flying Pie Pizzeria

30 Entrance St. S., Issaquah; 425-391-2407;



17801 Worldwide Blvd., SeaTac (in Seattle-Tacoma Worldwide Airport, previous safety, within the A Concourse); 206-731-7533;



1857 NW 195th St., Shoreline; 206-755-5433;

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