HeartBeet Organic Superfoods Cafe is a restaurant in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle, Washington in the United States. It is organic, vegan, gluten-free, and dairy-free. Its lunch and dinner offerings include a high-percentage of raw foods.
Thrive Cafe was opened on December 17, 2008 by Monika Kinsman, a Seattle native. It is currently in the process of raising funds to expand its business to several additional locations in the Puget Sound area. The name is registered by Minerva Organics LLC, a Washington State Limited Liability Company. In July 2012, the cafe was burglarized: the loss of computers and business equipment having a “significant impact” on the business, according to the owner. In 2013, Thrive hosted the “Fresh Film and Speaker Series” at Central Cinema.
Thrive Cafe won the online poll for “Best Healthy Lunch” in 2011 in the annual “Best of Poll”, sponsored by Evening Magazine in Seattle. In 2013, it was featured in an article in USA Today, “Great Places Where Vegetarians Do not Sacrifice Flavor”. In 2016, in the poll for “Best Gluten Free” in 2016 in the annual “Best of” poll, sponsored by Evening Magazine in Seattle.