Whether you’re traveling around Greater St. Cloud or just looking for an excuse to skip some time in the kitchen, breakfast is an important step in having a great day. There are tons of great breakfast spots on Greater St. Cloud, and here are just a few of them! Try one or try them all, there’s nothing quite like a good, hearty breakfast.
The Classic Diner
Sometimes you’re just craving an overstuffed omelet and a cup of black coffee. Satisfy those cravings here.
The Park Diner
Take a step back to the ’50’s at the Park Diner! The vintage diner features red leather seats, classic malt-shop bar seating, and formica table tops, plus a delicious breakfast menu – we recommend the biscuits and gray!
Kay’s Midtown Cafe
When you stop in a Kay’s for breakfast, you know you’re going to leave full and happy. Their menu is full of classic breakfast dishes, as well as must-try caramel rolls, pies, and other amazing sweets.
From the bright yellow tabletops to the menu packed with all the classics, Brigitte’s is the quintessential breakfast “joint” to enjoy all of your favorites at.
Jimmy’s Pour House
Serving up breakfast at 7am daily, Jimmy’s menu is stuffed with all of the classics plus some unique dishes you have to try. It all pairs well with a bloody mary on the weekend, too!
The cozy atmosphere and homestyle menu will make you feel like you are back at Grandma’s house enjoying some of her classically delicious cooking.
Coffee Shop Vibes
When you’re seeking not only a great cup of coffee and some unique food, but that relaxing, low-key vibe, check these places out.
Jules’ has a bit of everything, great bakery items, delicious coffee drinks, a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, and even beer and wine. The hardest part will be deciding between a breakfast flatbread or a loaded peanut butter and jelly crepes.
Rock Creek Coffeehouse
This Sauk Rapids staple serves up a huge menu of coffee and other drink varieties plus great breakfast sandwiches, bagels, wraps, and even protein shakes to get you started on the right foot.
Sometimes things a trendy for a good reason – because they’re good! Like brunch, for example. Find the best in town.
Granite City Food & Brew
It’s called Lawless Brunch, and that’s because there are no rules here. Available Sundays from 9am to 2pm, this brunch features creation stations where you can customize all your favorites, a carving table for prime rib, infinite mimosas and completely customizable bloody marys and so much more.
Old Capital Tavern
From 11am on Saturday and 10am on Sunday, you can indulge in one of the area’s best brunches at Old Capital Tavern. Think all of your breakfast favorites, but then elevate them to the next level, with unique ingredients and flavor combinations that will keep you wanting more.
Brick & Bourbon
Head downtown on Sunday between 10am and 1pm for brunch at Brick and Bourbon. Enjoy unique fare such as candied bacon pancakes, stuffed berry french toast, pastrami confit hash, smoked chicken Benedict, and much more.
If you think only eggs and bacon when you think breakfast, you’re totally missing out. Donuts, muffins, and more – find them all at these stores!
Cold Spring Bakery Connection
An extension of their main location in Cold Spring, the Connection serves up a huge variety of well-loved classics like donuts, muffins, breads and much more. There is even a small seating area for enjoying your sweets!
Dutch Maid Bakery
Located in Sauk Rapids, Dutch Maid Bakery has a huge variety of donuts and other breakfast pastries for those of us who wake up craving sugar and sweetness.
Mixin’ It Up Gluten Free Bakery
Whether or not your diet allows for gluten, the delicious baked goods at Mixin’ It Up will satisfy your sweet tooth and beyond! Get yourself some donuts, caramel rolls, or muffins and we promise, you won’t miss the gluten one bit.
Clearwater Travel Plaza
Clearwater Travel Plaza is also home to a restaurant with great brunch items (check out their bloody mary and mimosas!) but we’re here to talk about DONUTS THE SIZE OF YOUR FACE. Yep, that’s right – get them at the bakery counter, along with tons of other breakfast desserts.