A big, full breakfast is always a treat, whether at home, or on the road. Although when traveling, one of the easier ways to pare down the food budget is to cut corners on breakfast, it’s somewhat of a tradition with my family to seek out the local breakfast gems. Among our vacation goals is to go big for breakfast, at least once per trip.
So, here are five breakfast joints that jump out in my memory. Some I’ve been to multiple times and some I’ve only been lucky enough to visit once. This is not a definitive list of the best breakfast restaurants. It’s not even, necessarily, indicative of the best breakfasts I’ve ever had. It’s a list of 5 all-around solid breakfast joints that conjure memories of savory dishes and lazy mornings. These are all places I would go back to and that I don’t hesitate to recommend.
Here they are, in no particular order. Some are independent businesses and some are regional chains. All are worth a visit.
- The Elbow Room – Vancouver, BC
- Another Broken Egg – U.S. Gulf Coast
- The Breakfast Club – Tybee Island, GA
- Allô! Mon Coco – Quebec, Canada
- The Hermitage Cafe – Nashville, TN
Go. Eat. Thank me later.