From home-cooking diners to beautiful resort buffets and breakfast on the beach, Naples restaurants make the morning meal a true occasion. Many of them continue to serve eggs, bacon, pancakes, waffle and various original creations into the afternoon hours, in fact.
One place in Marco Island shows its allegiance to indulgent first meal dining with its name - Breakfast Plus, where influences from New Orleans to Poland weigh in. Those who prefer the gourmet touch to their breakfast or brunch will find it at the other end of the scale at BALEEN, part of La Playa Beach & Golf Resort, where you can dine overlooking Vanderbilt Beach.
This list has sifted out the ho-hum places to eat breakfast in an area where morning dine-outs are robust, thanks to a large retirement population. What makes it to the list are those restaurants showing a commitment to breakfast, rather than serving it as an afterthought to resort or other guests. These restaurants show creativity in designing their menus and use fine ingredients and unusual technique in executing their specialties.
So don't look for the usual egg and bacon platters or chain pancake houses on this 10 best list. Be delighted instead by eye opening meals that will make your day.