Jump Start Your Day At Miami's 10 Best Breakfast Joints

Getting breakfast in Miami can mean anything from hitting up a fast-food drive-thru window, picking up a colada and tostada at your local Cuban cafeteria, or going for an epic 4-hour brunch with your BFFs. In short, we have plenty to offer, which can be daunting for anyone waking up famished. Luckily, you've got 10Best to help you figure out the right choice for a greasy hangover cure or an ultra-fresh gourmet first meal of the day.

When on the beach 10Best readers find much to enjoy at both Front Porch Cafe and Pelican Cafe for the beautiful ocean views and ultra-affordable breakfast options, while those looking for something on the mainland will always love tried and true classics like La Carreta.

Dog-owners and the juice-and-yoga crowd will absolutely love the flavors and the ambiance at GreenStreet, one of Coconut Grove's hottest restaurants with outdoor seating and a pup-friendly staff. And there are even more places to be discovered, if you just wake up early enough.



A legend within the sphere of Miami Beach, the News Cafe is always packed with happy customers. Patrons planning to dine should expect to wait for a table, as this cafe is set on a popular corner near South Beach. Because of its prime location...  Read More



Housed in a picturesque shopping center just outside South Miami's ever-popular Shops at Sunset Place, this fun cocktail bar boasts contemporary decor and crowd-pleasing cuisine. Attractive 30-somethings mingle over tantalizing cocktails such as...  Read More



This cafe features a colorful, whimsical interior, but the outdoor tables are considered the place to be. A concrete canopy shields the sun, assisted by colorful umbrellas at each table, creating an appealing courtyard setting that is shady...  Read More



This restaurant is known for having the area's best breakfast (two kinds of bacon, endless frittata and omelet combinations, plentry of fresh fruit, straight from the oven pastries, Belgian waffles, and four different types of pancakes are just...  Read More



Headed by Chef Ed Malloy, Oliver's Bistro in Miami Beach offers a sizable breakfast menu, backed up by an equally impressive dinner menu revolving around American and Italian dishes. This venue spans the culinary field from Steak and Eggs and...  Read More



This serene waterfront restaurant offers a magnificent view matched by a marvelously varied menu. The atmosphere is laid-back and casual, with selections of healthy, home-cooked food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. If you crave an omelet, they...  Read More



If you're halfway through the day and still have a taste for breakfast, it's available at South Beach's Pelican Cafe until late afternoon. The extensive breakfast menu runs the gamut from toast and pastries to elaborate omelets (the Caprese...  Read More



This style-conscious American diner offers upscale interpretations of classic comfort foods, and breakfast is served all day long for those with less than traditional working hours. The dining room is all imagination and whimsy, with colorful...  Read More



Situated all over Miami (with locations in Kendall, Little Havana,Hialeah, Doral, Miami International Airport, plus several others in Broward), this Cuban restaurant's versatile cuisine and convivial atmosphere keep patrons coming back for more....  Read More



Start a day of business meetings or sightseeing by fueling up at this popular, buzzing cafe located in the bustling neighborhood of Coconut Grove. Whether you're grabbing a bagel, pastry or croissant to go or you're settling in to while away the...  Read More


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