Most people love a good pun-filled belly laugh. And having a witty bar or restaurant name like Friends and Pho, Thai, How Are You?, and Tequila Mockingbird is a great way to get customers through the door. Seriously, who wouldn’t want to a place like that out?
Cheezy Does It while scrolling through this list, you might wind up having to take a trip to some of these pun-tastic bars and restaurants!
Bean Me Up Coffeehouse & Bistro
Going out on a limb, it might be safe to say the owner of Bean Me Up is a huge Star Trek fan. The fan-favorite character Captain Kirk says the iconic line “Beam me up Scotty” at least once an episode!
Bean Me Up Coffeehouse & Bistro is probably full of Trekkies!
Jamaica Mi Krazy Restaurant
Located in Smyrna, Georgia, Jamaica Mi Krazy is a restaurant that is both punny in name and delicious. Serving authentic Jamaican foods such as jerk chicken, pork, and brown stew chicken, this is a place everyone will want to try.
Seriously, with a name so enticing, how can people not walk in?
Cheezy Does It
Leave it to Louisville, Kentucky, to have a food truck called Cheezy Does It! Of course, it is the perfect name for a place known for none other than fried mac-n-cheese bites!
They also have other comfort food items on the menu, including grilled queso cheezeburger with fries, chicken tenders with a cheezy fry basket, and nachos with jalapeno queso cheeze!
This coffee truck took a common workday attitude and ran with it. Some days, people are running late to the office, having overslept, taking too long of a shower, or having to take care of the kids.
To those people, have no fear! Running Latte is here with customer favorites, including a nice black coffee.
Harper Lee would undoubtedly have loved this Mexican restaurant, as Tequila Mockingbird is named after his award-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird. Located in New Canaan, Connecticut, this Mexican eatery offers it all, from housemade guacamole and chips to Baj-style fish tacos and chorizo enchiladas.
Oh, and let’s not forget their fully stocked bar of premium tequila!
People probably moonwalk into Moon Wok just to see a reaction from the staff. Either way, they definitely knew what they were doing when they named the restaurant after the iconic dance move.
This gourmet Chinese restaurant is originally located in Santa Clarita, California, but has since moved to various locations throughout the United States.
This Lebanese restaurant took the well-known phrase “Open Sesame” and totally ran with it in the most pun-tastic way possible, considering they definitely use sesame seeds in some of their dishes.
According to the restaurant’s website, they have been open since 1999, creating dishes from scratch with traditional Mediterranean herbs and spices.
Thai, How Are You?
Thai, How Are You? was a Thai restaurant in Austin, Texas. Sadly, it has since shut down. Even so, people can still enjoy their amazing creativity when it came to naming then restaurant.
Along with asking how many there will be in a party, hostesses tend to ask patrons how they are doing. It is perfect!
Brew Ha Ha!
This coffee shop should be on the must-try list for Finding Nemo fans! Going off the beloved line “Sharkbait! Hoo ha ha!” this coffeehouse decided the name Brew Ha Ha was perfect!
Located throughout Delaware, Brew Ha Ha! is “a boutique experience, where every drink is special and individualized attention is paid every step of the way,” per the cafe’s website.
For those people out there who aren’t sure about celebrating wine Wednesday’s with their friends, just think to yourself, “Wino(t)?” This wine bar definitely knew what it was doing when it came up with this magnificent name.
This boutique bar is located in Brooklyn, New York, and sells spirits and organic, sustainable, and biodynamic wine.
While most people have heard of a place called Purgatory, have they heard of a better, less Biblical place called Burgatory? Well, it might be Biblical to some people, but that is neither here nor there.
A Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based restaurant with nine locations, Burgatory is known for its fantastic milkshakes and, of course, its burgers.
Take A Bao
People better be taking a bow after grabbing bao from Take A Bao. If not, that is the biggest missed opportunity on the planet (and there are plenty of those to go around!).
Located in Arlington, Texas, this restaurant also serves up delicious sushi, ramen, and various other Chinese dishes.
Located in Burlingame, California, Majestea used to be the go-to boba spot for those feeling like royalty. At least, that’s what the tea shop name suggests.
Either way, this once-prominent staple of the town is no longer open, leaving queens, kings, princesses, and princes to find their premium tea products elsewhere in the kingdom.
Friends And Pho
Apparently, these New Yorkers don’t care who is a friend or who is a foe as long as they stop by for some pho. Friends and Pho is located in Hamilton, New York, and, along with its marvelous name, serves up some delicious Vietnamese cuisine.
What sets this shop apart from the rest is the family’s broth recipe!
Mustard’s Last Stand
While the original Mustard’s Last Stand opened in Florida back in 1987, the Chicago-style hot dog stand has since opened numerous shops across the United States, including Colorado.
The stand’s name is a play on George Armstrong Custer’s name, a United States army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and American Indian Wars.
As one might assume, 21&Cup does sell alcohol, just not in the most conventional way. Located in Boise, Idaho, 21&Cup is a coffeehouse specializing in spiked gourmet coffees, complete with liquors such as Baileys and Kahlua.
With a pun and fun name like this, the shop must get loads of 21 and up customers coming in to try their creations.
Sake 2 Me Sushi
Instead of talking to me, just Sake 2 Me and bring me to some delicious sushi! Located in Tustin, California, as well as Cerritos, California, this Japanese restaurant comes with all the fan favorites.
From tempuras and tapas to premium sushi rolls and sashimi, this is one sushi restaurant people will want to frequent.
Guac-n-Roll is all about rock-n-roll. Well, not really, But it is a delicious Mexican cantina located in York, Maine.
With a varied menu, Guac-n-Roll has everything from nachos and salads to fish and lobster tacos. Hey, it is Maine, after all! They had to throw in the lobster choice somewhere on the menu!
Tempt Asian Chinese Restaurant
Nothing says temptation like Tempt Asian Vietnamese food. Not even thinking about the undoubtedly delicious food, it is hard not to want to go into this restaurant, based solely on its name alone.
Located in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, Tempt Asian has a small but varied menu of authentic Vietnamese food, including banh mi and lemongrass pork.
Vincent Van Doughnut
For all of those artists out there, Vincent Can Doughnut is ready to seek your taste-buds approval. A doughnut and coffee shop in St. Louis, Missouri, Vincent Can Doughnut’s products are delicious and made from scratch.
Some of their specialty doughnuts include cheesecake cookie crumble, maple bacon, and caramel and toasted coconut.