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 Sydney and save you the hassle of calling around for business hours. 10Best readers find much to enjoy at Watson's Bay Tea Gardens Cafe thanks to its all-around good offerings. It's also hard to beat bills, which serves just what you're looking for when you're in the market for a great Breakfast.

Bathers Pavilion Restaurant

Located on the enchanting Balmoral beach in a building dating back to 1930, this restaurant by the beach is both upscale and laid-back. The contemporary Australian menu (with an Italian touch) includes dishes such as goat cheese cappelletto with...  Read More


A popular place for marriage proposals, Watermark features a white bar, water views, and upscale glassware. The romantic, intimate setting also welcomes families celebrating special days and business people enjoying the ambiance. Come for an...  Read More


Enjoy a typically Australian breakfast sitting at comfy banquette tables, reading the newspaper. The bright, spacious and smoke-free interior works for all hours. Try breakfast dishes like ricotta hotcakes with fresh banana and honeycomb butter,...  Read More


This comfy café offers everything from a hot cup of coffee to a full breakfast of eggs benedict, pancakes, and corn cakes. The simple décor features black and white furniture, and as the name implies, polished concrete abounds. Located eight...  Read More

Inner City
Le Petit Creme

As the name of this French café might suggest, the signature dish is the "petit creme" – a latte served in a bowl. If you're looking for something more filling, try the ham and cheese sandwich with fruit or the house's chocolate croissant....  Read More

Inner City

Stop by Spring on your way home the morning after a night of dancing and bar hopping. This cafe is popular with a young, hip crowd and was rated by "Wallpaper" magazine as the best breakfast locale in Sydney. The food is delicious, although...  Read More

Darling Harbour
Blackbird Café

This café has something for everyone: It's a bar by evening (sometimes even with a DJ), a breakfast café by morning, and a lunch locale by day. The Blackbird Café specializes in hot stone pizzas, and you can often expect a hippie crowd in the...  Read More


Retro is one of the few cafes in the Central Business District open on Saturdays, so if you're out shopping at Myer department store, the eatery is a perfect stop. Not surprisingly, this cafe has a retro look to it and features 1930s-style...  Read More

Bodhi in the Park

Serenely set with tables stretching into the park, Bodhi has had several past incarnations but now there is the one version, 'in the Park'. It offers supreme yum cha for lunch and an à la carte menu in the evening, and everything is vegetarian....  Read More

Surry Hills
Bird, Cow, Fish

Bird, Cow, Fish has three different areas of expertise – a bistro, an espresso bar and a retail 'fromagerie' with a fantastic selection of cheeses. Run by a husband and wife team, with service that's friendly and unpretentious, they specialize...  Read More