Out of Bed and Well Fed: Tuck into Vancouver's Best Breakfast

It's no secret that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. After all, a solid and nourishing breakfast will give you the sustenance you need to explore Vancouver for the day. Grab something to go from one of the city's best bakeries or sit down to a leisurely and indulgent breakfast - whatever you do, these restaurants satisfy.

If you love freshly baked goods, made with plenty of butter, head to Gastown's Purebread. Before you even go inside, the aroma will have you salivating. Upon entry, take a moment to just appreciate the display before you. Honestly, it's so hard to choose - everything looks so good! The best way to tackle your decision is to decide if you want sweet or savory and to then go from there.

Step inside this charming cafe and you'll be surrounded by local families and happy diners who frequent Aphrodite's to nosh their home-cooked food and pies. Ingredients are local, organic and fresh. For breakfast, tuck into one of Aphrodite's...  Read More

One visit to Purebread in Vancouver's Gastown and you'll see what all the fuss is about. With freshly baked goods that change daily, there's always something new that will tempt. Purebread uses only quality ingredients and bakes everything from...  Read More

Breakfast with the sunny taste of Southern France is replete with tempting croque monsieurs, crab cake eggs Benedict, fresh fruits, piping hot baked goods and crisp mimosas. There are a number of omelettes and eggs Benedict to choose from if...  Read More

If you have a love affair with Parisian cafes, Au Comptoir in Vancouver's Kitsilano doesn't disappoint. When the sun rises and you're feeling perfectly caffeinated, marinate over the breakfast menu. From simple options to the more involved,...  Read More

Located in the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver, YEW seafood + bar is a wonderful place to start your day off on the right foot. Open bright and early, YEW's breakfast service runs from 6:30am until 11:30am daily. Start your day with super...  Read More

Twisted Fork Bistro is an unlikely gem amongst the sea of bright lights along the Granville Street strip. This restaurant is only open for breakfast and brunch, serving up comforting dishes from 8am until 3pm every day. The menu is chock-full...  Read More

Step inside Catch 122 Bistro and immerse yourself in this Gastown eatery, where comfort food reigns supreme. The large space is warmed up with the custom wood tables and modern industrial lighting that looks cool during the day and sets the mood...  Read More

The atmosphere inside is anything but your typical Mexican-inspired restaurant. Instead, it evokes the retro furniture section in a thrift store. Although it's very charming, their reason for doing so is ethically sound and their devotion to...  Read More

Locals flock to this popular brunch spot for Mediterranean-inspired dishes and Belgian waffles. There's usually a line to get a table, but if you go when they first open, you likely won't have to wait long. Medina is known for their waffles...  Read More

Chambar's one of the few restaurants that's open first thing and closes late in the evening. This bodes well for hungry diners in search of a delicious meal any time of day. Whether you're here for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner, the...  Read More


Meet Natasha John

Natasha is not born and raised in Vancouver, but is pretty certain it's her spirit hometown. After jumping around Canada, Texas, Arkansas and the UK, she has her feet firmly planted in...  More About Natasha