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The 5 Best Breakfast Places Near Emeryville

Updated: October 6, 2021

A tasty breakfast sets the tone for the day and these Emeryville diners make the best scrambles and pastry in town! We referred to top food blogs and incorporated millions of diner and critic reviews to find the best breakfasts. Kick-off your morning with creamy grits or perfect french toast and a frappe at these Emeryville eateries.

Find the perfect spot

Black Diamond Cafe

Tea & Coffee, $$, EmeryvilleTea & Coffee, $$Emeryville
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Beauty's Bagel Shop

Bagel shop, $$, OaklandBagel shop, $$Oakland, Mosswood
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Berkeleyside Nosh

    Nosh Guide: Breakfast & Brunch

    Berkeleyside Nosh
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Bagel Shops in Oakland

    Three Best Rated

Alameda Bagels & Donuts

American, $, AlamedaAmerican, $Alameda, Bronze Coast
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Paulista Brazilian Kitchen and Taproom

Brazilian, $$, OaklandBrazilian, $$Oakland, Trestle Glen
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

The Posh Bagel

Bagel shop, $, OaklandBagel shop, $Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Bagel Shops in Oakland

    Three Best Rated

Why these restaurants?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 Emeryville restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Berkeleyside Nosh and Three Best Rated. For example, we considered Berkeleyside Nosh - Nosh Guide: Breakfast & Brunch and Three Best Rated - Best Bagel Shops in Oakland as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The best drink pairing for berry pancake

    Knowing what to pair with 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.

  • Port with your pancake with chocolate sauce

    A pancake with chocolate sauce can be tricky to find a red wine pairing for. We would suggest trying Port. It will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal thanks to its strong.

  • A next-level pairing for americano

    When ordering bacon and maple syrup pancake, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of americano, a popular coffee.

Interesting facts

  • A historical dish

    Where does breakfast sandwich come from? The United States and the creator was Herb Peterson.

  • A day for waffle-lovers

    Don’t forget that National Waffle Day falls on August 24. Be sure to enjoy a little waffle!

  • The record holder

    The pancake dates back to 1994 with the impressive record of 49 feet 3 inches in diameter and 1 inch deep. This accomplishment was achieved by The Co-operative Union in England.

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