Going out to eat isn't always about cravings. Often enough, mealtimes dictate our choices, limiting restaurant possibilities. When circumstances narrow the options, let 10Best help. We'll direct you to the best Breakfast restaurants in Charlotte and save you the hassle of calling around for business hours. 10Best readers find much to enjoy at Flying Biscuit Cafe thanks to its all-around good offerings. It's also hard to beat Cafe Monte, which serves just what you're looking for when you're in the market for a great Breakfast.
While customers could grab a quick egg breakfast at most places in the city, they know that the place to go for crepes is Café Monte. Start with a savory Shrimp and Artichoke Crepe, and be sure to (at least) share a crepe filled with creamy Nutella for dessert. For those who need a traditional egg breakfast to start the morning off right, Café Monte also serves fresh, savory omelets like the Florentine and Parisian. (704-552-1116)
Wake up with a sweet tooth? Terrace Café has a multitude of menu items to satisfy that sugar craving. Locals love the S'mores French Toast and the fluffy Red Velvet Waffle drizzled with a light cream cheese. Make sure to order a French Press of smooth, dark coffee or a latte to enjoy alongside these delicious dishes. Terrace also offers healthy options approved by the YMCA for those seeking dishes not quite so decadent. (704-554-6177)
Zada Jane's Corner Cafe
If the weather is pleasant, snag a seat outside and enjoy a yummy breakfast while people watching at Zada Jane's. This cute breakfast joint serves favorites like pancakes, hash, omelets and more. However, Zada Jane's also offers gluten-free, organic and vegan versions of these popular dishes, making it a win for everyone. Order the Bunny Rancheros to start the morning off with a kick or try the Grande Quande for a little taste of everything. (704-332-3663)
Flying Biscuit Cafe
Designed to feel like a hidden foodie gem, the Flying Biscuit even tricks "eat-local" enthusiasts into enjoying a mouthwatering breakfast from this small chain restaurant. Regulars know to start a meal with a simple cup of coffee and save room for the oh-so-creamy grits and fluffy biscuits dusted with sugar and served with homemade cranberry apple butter. Entrees like the Egg-Ceptional Eggs and Southern Scramble leave patrons licking their plates and begging for more. (704-714-3400)
A staple in the Charlotte community for almost fifteen years, Eddie's Place is the local spot to hit for a tasty, filling breakfast. Get here early on weekends to avoid a long wait, and once seated, knock the cobwebs out of the attic with a spicy Bloody Mary. Don't miss Eddie's famous Ciabatta bread French toast or Steak and Eggs. If you like to sleep late, don't worry; breakfast is served all day long. (704-442-0147)