10Best Breakfast and Brunch Spots in Reno

Breakfast and brunch in Reno can range from a quick bite of pastry and coffee at a coffeehouse (like the popular Coffeebar near Midtown) or a luxury Sunday brunch buffet at Silver Legacy's Sterlings. In between you have a wide range of classic cafes and diners that will fill you up for the entire day. Several restaurants in the Reno area have been featured on the Food Network including Dish Cafe & Catering and Squeeze In. Check out the many omelettes at the Squeeze In and the fresh local food at both Dish and Great Full Gardens. If you just need a quick hit of caffeine, Homage near Downtown has a huge menu of coffee and loose leaf tea as well as some excellent lattes and My Favorite Muffin will put a spin on the typical bagel. If you want to go without dinner, check out Peg's Glorified Ham & Eggs in Downtown for their colossal breakfast and lunch dishes.



Homage is located in a darling house near downtown and features coffee drinks, loose leaf teas, breakfast pastries and lunch items. Pick up one of Homage's croissants, pastries or danishes with dark chocolate, almond or fruit. The savory...  Read More



Great Full Gardens Cafe & Eatery in Midtown Reno offers a casual and healthful menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner and a full coffee, beer and wine menu. The restaurant features items from local farms, vendors and their own greenhouse. The...  Read More



As the office space for much of Reno's hipster and business crew, Coffeebar knows how to cater to busy people. While they specialize in coffee, they also have some great pastries, quiche, seasonal crepes and panini sandwiches. Coffeebar has...  Read More



Located in the Whitney Peak Hotel in Downtown Reno, Roundabout Grill features comfort food with an elegant, and local, twist. Chef Colin Smith built the grill up from his initial catering business and the family atmosphere shows up in the food....  Read More



Located in the cool Midtown area of Reno, Two Chicks serves comfort food in a friendly location. Specializing in breakfast and brunch, Two Chicks uses only local free range eggs and bakes their own fresh bread. For coffee and their fun...  Read More



This local favorite in the CalAve District serves not only the best bagel sandwiches in the area, but also homemade pastries and muffins and Brewster's coffee. Try the classic Breakfast Sandwich with your choice of fresh bagel, egg whites,...  Read More



As one of the original independent coffeehouses in Reno, Walden's is still going strong. Located in a pretty part of town near the Truckee River, Walden's serves breakfast, brunch and lunch along with divine coffee drinks. Their breakfast menu...  Read More



This is where the locals go for a huge breakfast that will last you way into the evening. Peg's is a popular coffee and breakfast spot that is well know for its huge portions, excellent staff and fun selection various items including stacks of...  Read More

Ouside the city


This local favorite is one of several small restaurants in Washoe Valley, between Reno and Carson City. Run by a pastry chef the restaurant features country style breakfasts and lunches, smoothies, coffee and daily baked goods. Menu items for...  Read More

Southwest Reno


Squeeze In has several locations in the area including Reno and Truckee. This casual breakfast and lunch spot has some massively huge omelettes as well as classic breakfasts, sandwiches, salads and some great coffee and mimosas. Their fun...  Read More


Meet Christina Nellemann

Christina has lived in the Reno/Lake Tahoe area since she was a baby. A first-generation Nevadan, her Danish parents instilled in her an intense love of travel and the wild, rugged outdoors...  More About Christina