The cozy, cute port city of Klaipeda, Lithuania
is a perfect spot for a leisurely weekend brunch before hopping on a ferry to the Curonian Spit
. Klaipeda boasts some seriously tasty restaurants
and cool third wave cafés to provide your morning kick. Read on to learn where to fuel up for your morning meal.
Cafe, Northern European, $$$
Starting off our list is a hip, third wave café, Kavos Architektai, which is the perfect place to stop for coffee and a light breakfast. The friendly owners are happy to tell you anything you’d like to know about the beans they serve, as well as the different preparation methods. As far as the food goes, they sell light snacks that are meant to carefully accompany their coffees.
La Maison du Croissant
Restaurant, French, $$$
For those who are extra hungry in the morning, pop into La Maison du Croissant, which serves a wide variety of options for breakfast. Their porridge is certainly hearty, their croissants light and buttery, and their crepes are tasty. The interior is serene and provides a relaxing atmosphere in which to enjoy a slow breakfast.
Restaurant, Northern European, $$$
Monai is a very highly rated restaurant that serves a late weekend brunch. Menu items include fluffy pancakes and eggs Benedict. Their beautifully plated food easily tastes as good as it looks.
Restaurant, Italian, $$$
Piccolini is another favorite restaurant option in Klaipeda
that serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Their family-friendly menu includes favorites like waffles with bananas and whipped cream and omelettes. They also have a kid-friendly play area with a child-sized table and some toys.
NewPort Restaurant at the Radisson Blu Hotel Klaipeda
Restaurant, European, $$$
Open early, NewPort Restaurant at the Radisson Blu Hotel is a great option for business travelers in Klaipeda. Their buffet breakfast features numerous tasty dishes for a filling first meal of the day. For breakfast, they serve an array of cold cuts, sliced vegetables, coffee, fruit juices, yogurt, and more.
Coffee Inn, Klaipeda
Coffee Inn is a ubiquitous coffee chain found throughout Lithuania, but its popularity and good prices earn it inclusion to this list. In addition to numerous coffee options, Coffee Inn sells sandwiches, pastries, soups, and other light snacks at reasonable prices. Coffee Inn is a great option for a fast, light breakfast to go.
Cafe, Northern European, $$$
This dessert house is open early for a sweet and caffeinated morning. They serve numerous cake and chocolate options, coffee, and tea. For something slightly more breakfast-y, they also offer pastries topped with fruit and biscotti.
Looking for something a bit sweeter for breakfast? Try Donut Tree for a delectable doughnut, coffee, or juice. Though they tend to sell out quickly, Donut Tree has numerous options including doughnuts with fillings and others topped with a variety of icing flavors.