- North America
- Rebecca Johnson
As the great Ron Swanson once said, “There has never been a sadness that can’t be cured by breakfast food.” We definitely agree, so we’ve chosen our favorite breakfast and brunch joints in every state in the U.S.. Why not plan a road trip to fill that pancakes-and-eggs hole in your life?
Big Bad Breakfast
You will have no trouble wolfing down this big bad breakfast.
5361 US-280, Birmingham, AL 35242, USA, +1 205-490-7568
Middle Way Cafe
Vegan or gluten-free, sweet or savory, there’s something for everyone here.
1200 W Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA, +1 907-272-6433
The Farm at South Mountain
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city at the peaceful and leafy Morning Glory Café, where you can enjoy fresh and wholesome ingredients.
6106 S 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85042, USA, +1 602-276-6360
Arsaga’s at the Depot
Supreme coffee and quality food can be found at the Depot, as well as at four other locations.
548 W Dickson St, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA, +1 479-443-9900
Mayfield Bakery & Cafe
Their soft, flaky croissants will brighten up any morning.
Town & Country Village, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA, +1 650-853-9200
Denver Biscuit Company
Biscuits, gravy, chicken, bacon, and cheese… what more could you want?
141 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80209, USA, +1 303-377-7900
3237 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206, USA, +1 303-377-7900
4275 Tennyson St, Denver, CO 80212, USA, +1 303-377-7900
Visiting New Haven? Fuel up with french toast.
896 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT 06515, USA, +1 203-387-7107
Klondlike Kate’s Restaurant & Saloon
Brunch is served Saturday and Sunday in this beautifully furnished 1880’s building.
158 E Main St, Newark, DE 19711, USA, +1 302-737-6100
Nostalgic southern comfort food and baked goods.
617 Primrose Dr, Orlando, FL 32803, USA, +1 407-203-0727
Savor the pancake stacks whilst enjoying views of the Chattahoochee River.
4199 Paces Ferry Rd SE, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA, +1 770-432-2663
Koko Head Cafe
Specializing in udon, congee, and other Pan-Asian breakfast food.
1145 12th Ave C, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA, +1 808-732-8920
Fresh and locally sourced, brunch is served Saturday and Sunday.
199 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702, USA, +1 208-287-1700
Longman & Eagle
Pig out on pork belly in this traditional Chicago inn.
2657 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL 60647, USA, +1 773-276-7110
The freshly baked buns are the star of this Indy cafe.
534 Virginia Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA, +1 317-986-5131
The huge menu makes it difficult to decide, so why not just order everything!
2616 Northridge Pkwy, Ames, IA 50010, USA, +1 515-292-0100
Your favorite comfort food with a special gourmet twist.
206 E Kellogg St, Wichita, KS 67202, USA, +1 316-265-7011
Breakfast how it should be: simple and filling.
1101 Lydia St, Louisville, KY 40217, USA, +1 502-718-6002
The French Press
Breakfast in style with dishes drawing from Cajun, French and Italian influences.
214 E Vermilion St, Lafayette, LA 70501, USA, +1 337-233-9449
Little Tap House
The brunch you’ll want to clear the weekend for. If only we could start every day with poutine.
106 High St, Portland, ME 04101, USA, +1 207-518-9283
The Food Market
Delicious pancakes in bustling surroundings. Brunch is served Friday to Sunday.
1017 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD 21211, +1 410-366-0606
BirchTree Bread Company
Nothing beats freshly baked pastries and house-made granola.
138 Green St #5, Worcester, MA 01604, USA, +1 774-243-6944
Breakfast, lunch, booze; brunch is this place’s specialty.
719 Griswold St #180, Detroit, MI 48226, USA, +1 313-962-9106
Quirky restaurant serving heavenly breakfast and brunches.
80 S 9th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA, +1 612-332-4700
Fluffy pancakes and crispy bacon, perfectly paired with tea and coffee.
7048 Old Canton Rd #1008, Ridgeland, MS 39157, USA, +1 769-300-4948
Hearty portions and a laid-back vibe.
220 N 10th St, Columbia, MO 65201, USA, +1 573-441-0400
American classics in a log cabin setting.
613 15th St N, Great Falls, MT 59401, USA, +1 406-788-8839
Cultiva Espresso & Crepes
Coffee and crepes, what more do you need?
727 S 11th St, Lincoln, NE 68508, USA, +1 402-435-1133
Wet Hen Cafe
Family-run cafe serving up breakfast classics and home bakes.
3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502, USA, +1 775-657-8880
Red Arrow Diner
Comfort food served 24-hours. Make sure you add their famous Mug O’ Bacon to your order!
61 Lowell St, Manchester, NH 03101, USA, +1 603-626-1118
137 Rockingham Rd, Londonderry, NH 03053, USA, +1 603-552-3091
63 Union Square, Milford, NH 03055, USA, +1 603-249-9222
The Mad Batter
Fresh and tasty breakfasts in Cape May.
Carroll Villa Hotel, 19 Jackson St, Cape May, NJ 08204, USA, +1 609-884-5970
This student favorite serves breakfast every day from 5am to 1am.
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA, +1 505-266-0550
Some say they serve the best pancakes in New York. We’d say they’re probably right!
120 Hudson St, New York, NY 10013, USA, +1 212-219-0666
73 Gansevoort St, New York, NY 10014, USA, +1 212-206-6200
Serving Southern classics, Angie’s is guaranteed to become your new favorite.
1340 W Garner Rd, Garner, NC 27529, USA, +1 919-661-6707
The Boiler Room
The Scotch Eggs are the brunch favorite here, providing the necessary fried meat and egg every morning needs.
210 Broadway N, Fargo, ND 58102, USA, +1 701-478-1990
The Angry Baker
Delectable pastries for your morning sugar rush, plus healthy and vegan options.
891 Oak St, Columbus, OH 43205, USA, +1 614-947-0976
247 King Ave, Columbus, OH 43201, USA, +1 614-817-1778
Named after your favorite condiment and serving breakfast food all day long.
123 E Main St, Norman, OK 73069, USA, +1 405-701-1143
Pine State Biscuits
Buttery biscuits with all the fillings you could possibly desire.
1100 SE Division St #100, Portland, OR 97202, USA, +1 503-236-3346
125 NE Schuyler St, Portland, OR 97212, USA, +1 503-719-5357
2204 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211, USA, +1 503-477-6605
Seasonal menu serving classic American pancakes and crepes.
1137 S Braddock Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218, USA, +1 412-244-8002
The brunchy-est brunch that ever brunched a brunch, plus great vegan options.
318 Broadway, Providence, RI 02909, USA, +1 401-861-1770
The best brunch for Lowcountry classics.
207 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403, USA, +1 843-937-0930
Philips Avenue Diner
All-American ’50s diner classics in a retro environment.
121 S Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA, +1 605-335-4977
The Southern Steak and Oyster
Get your daily protein fix with the steak and biscuit benedict.
150 3rd Ave S #110, Nashville, TN 37201, USA, +1 615-724-1762
Seven Mile Cafe
From french toast, to breakfast burritos and acai bowls, you’re bound to find something to your taste.
529 Bolivar St, Denton, TX 76201, USA, +1 940-808-0200
Start with one of the hearty Mexican dishes, finish with the Philly stuffed French toast.
45 Center St, Provo, UT 84606, USA, +1 801-375-4878
The interiors look just as good as the food.
1 Lawson Ln, Burlington, VT 05401, USA, +1 802-846-7446
Kind Roots Cafe
Home to epic cinnamon rolls.
College Square, 790 N Lee Hwy, Lexington, VA 24450, USA, +1 540-460-5697
Art House Cafe
For a gourmet twist on the American classics.
Art House Cafe, N Tacoma Ave, Tacoma, WA 98403, USA, +1 253-212-2011
Indulge in the breakfast croissant or bagels whilst chilling in their garden terrace.
2145 Market St, Wheeling, WV 26003, USA, +1 304-233-1606
The higher the stack the better!
118 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703, USA, +1 608-661-5559
The Albi Pub
Where they serve home-baked cruffins, need we say more?
404 S 4th St, Laramie, WY 82070, USA, +1 307-745-9738