JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. – Cinotti’s Bakery returned for its normal business hours Tuesday morning after making headlines over anti-LGBTQ social media messages posted by the owner’s wife that drew widespread backlash and a public apology from the bakery.
But one local restaurant has said it won’t be doing business with the well-known Jacksonville Beach bakery any longer.
Sub Cultured, a sandwich shop on Donner Road in Atlantic Beach, took to its social media pages Tuesday to say it was dropping Cinotti’s as a bread vendor and would be relying on The French Pantry, Village Bread and “other local bakeries” instead.
“Our goal at Sub Cultured has always been about making awesome sandwiches, while creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for our employees and customers,” the shop wrote in its post. “Following recent events, many people in our community have been alienated, hurt and rightfully upset by the broadcasting of opinions that…