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

Blue Bird Bistro

Vegetarian cuisine that tastes great? Yes, if it's at Blue Bird Bistro, where they make simply spectacular soups and specialty pizzas. The comfortable spot, which also offers dishes that incorporate meat and seafood, makes you feel right at...  Read More

First Watch

This national chain distinguishes itself with great service, welcoming atmosphere, community involvement, healthy dining options, and superb food. Filling breakfasts are standard, and a wide array of omelets (including Greek and "Acapulco...  Read More

Classic Cup Café
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Head to this all-American eatery to fill up for a busy day. Breakfast and brunch selections include savory dandies like Mama's famous buttermilk griddle cakes, eggs Benedict, a Florentine ham frittata, and a lox and bagel platter. Take-out...  Read More

Cascone's Grill

This venerable, family-run place has a definite Italian flair, as seen in the decor and the tasty, affordable menu. Breakfast goodies like a zesty omelet with Italian sausage draw crowds to the famous grill, which is well-known for its delicious...  Read More

Country Club Plaza

One of the true jewels of Kansas City's culinary scene, this elegant restaurant overlooks Country Club Plaza and Brush Creek thanks to a number of floor-to-ceiling windows. Dine in grand style as the professional waitstaff caters to every need...  Read More

Country Club Square

Okay, your sweet tooth is bringing you down – what do you do? Well, people in the know head to this cozy Italian-style cafe, where espressos, cappuccinos, and lattés are the brightest (and most aromatic) stars. Aside from terrific hot...  Read More


If you're in the vicinity of downtown and need a place to get started, take a break, or wind down, then head to this Starbucks location. From flavored coffees and caffè lattes to teas and ciders, the menu on the wall has it all. An enticing...  Read More

Corner Cafe

For a down-home breakfast, hearty and huge, this local legend is an ideal place. Expect a wait for award-winning biscuits and sausage gravy (order the "large" only if ravenous), as well as omelets, pancakes, French toast, and egg dishes....  Read More

André's Tearoom & New Cafe

A city presence for more than 50 years, this chocolate shop and tearoom is acclaimed for its rich, flavorful chocolate candies and a painstakingly crafted selection of decadent pastries. The tearoom offers a changing menu of Swiss fare...  Read More

Westport Coffeehouse & Theatre

This combination coffeehouse and theater manages to create a scene, single-handedly. Upstairs, baristas brew cappuccinos, lattes, and mochas for highly-caffeinated patrons to sip as they take advantage of wireless Internet access, admire...  Read More