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The 7 Best Breakfast Places Near Walnut Creek

Updated: May 2, 2022

It’s morning and that means you need coffee and eggs! These Walnut Creek diners make the best breakfast in town. We evaluated top food blogs and publications and the best review sites for the best breakfast offerings. Kick-off your morning with creamy grits or perfect french toast and a frappe at these Walnut Creek eateries.

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Sunrise Bistro

American, $$, Walnut CreekAmerican, $$Walnut Creek, Parkmead
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Heavenly Bistro

American, $$, Walnut CreekAmerican, $$Walnut Creek
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

The Original Mels

American, $$, Walnut CreekAmerican, $$Walnut Creek
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

House of Bagels

Bagel shop, $, Walnut CreekBagel shop, $Walnut Creek
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5


American, $$, Walnut CreekAmerican, $$Walnut Creek
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Katy's Kreek

American, $$, Walnut CreekAmerican, $$Walnut Creek
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

1800 Cafe

American, $, ConcordAmerican, $Concord
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Why is this list better than others?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 28999 spots across Walnut Creek, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 2955 lists and articles from the likes of CultureTrip – applying our boam magic to sift through results. The spots that made the cut have been featured in CultureTrip - The 10 Must Try Restaurants In Walnut Creek. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pinot Blanc and cheese and spinach pancake

    Not sure what white wine to drink with your cheese and spinach pancake? Try Pinot Blanc. The smooth and dry flavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • The ultimate drink pairing for berry pancake

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for berry pancake can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some pink wine, particularly a glass of Rosé. This, sweet, pink wine balances the fresh berry pancake.

  • The perfect match for your pancake with chocolate sauce

    When having pancake with chocolate sauce, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Port, a popular red wine.

Interesting facts

  • Name a more iconic duo: breton apple cider & crepe

    Surely you’ve tried breton apple cider with your crepe? It’s a classic pairing.

  • The biggest pancake

    49 feet 3 inches in diameter and 1 inch deep is the record for the biggest pancake. We hope people were hungry!

  • National Pancake Day

    Have you ever really wanted to celebrate pancake? People in The United Statesdo, every September 26, and they call it National Pancake Day.

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