Top 8 LGBTQ+ Owned and Operated Restaurants in Canada

The OpenTable team

It’s global Pride Month and we’re celebrating with this list of LGBTQ+ owned and operated restaurants! From chefs that bring activism to the table to restaurateurs holding special Pride celebrations, see how this stellar group of restaurants is dedicated to the kitchen and the cause.

Restaurants:BIERA - Ritchie Market, Brewsters Brewing Company & Restaurant - Century Park, Elm Hurst Inn and Spa
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary European, Pub, Canadian
Neighborhoods:Edmonton, London

BIERA - Ritchie Market

$$$$·Contemporary European·
509 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
The food was fabulous! The service was impeccable!
90% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Edmonton / Northern Alberta

Brewsters Brewing Company & Restaurant - Century Park

6 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
  • Live Sports
Pretty good food for a reasonable price. The patio is really nice in summertime.

Elm Hurst Inn and Spa

146 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Worth the Drive
  • Good for Anniversaries
In spite of the very crowded parking lot, our reserved table was ready on our arrival and the service prompt and efficient. We were most impressed with excellent variety of salads Read more
85% recommended
Great for Brunch in Southern Ontario

Idlewyld Inn and Spa

125 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Special Occasion
  • Quiet Conversation
My girlfriend came here for our anniversary. The staff were excellent, professional, and went above and beyond to make sure our night was special. The food was amazing and deliciouRead more
98% recommended
International in Toronto / Ontario

Joe Bird

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
51 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
The ambiance was nice and the service very good and attentive. The taquitos and tostadas were delicious. The Thai chicken was good but rice it came with was not great. The 2 piece Read more
100% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Toronto

Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Downtown

$$$$·Contemporary American·
58 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Authentic
  • Bar Seating
We showed up early (5pm) on New Year’s Eve with our kids after skating at the olympic oval. I get we are probably not the clientele they were expecting, but our waiter was super veRead more
100% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Social - Ottawa

ByWard Market
750 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Food and Service was excellent. However, the restaurant ambient sound level was high. It was hard to have a conversation with the people at our table. Decor was nice, staff was Read more
82% recommended

The Pilot

34 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great Beer
  • Neighborhood Gem
I can always count on The Pilot for great food, friendly service, a cool vibe, and very good value. That's why I keep going back!
92% recommended
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