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The 8 Best Breakfast Places In Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

It’s morning and that means you need coffee and eggs! These Seattle diners make the best breakfast in town. We evaluated top food blogs and publications and the best review sites for the best breakfast offerings. Rise and shine and start your day with great sausages and gravy, smoothies, and omelets at these Seattle diners.

Find the perfect Breakfast

Bakery Nouveau

Bakery, $$, Capitol HillBakery, $$Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation, 2020

    24 Excellent Spots For Weekday Breakfasts

    Infatuation, 2020
  • TimeOut, 2019

    Best Breakfast

    TimeOut, 2019

Portage Bay Cafe - Roosevelt

New American, $$, University DistrictNew American, $$Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • The Stranger, 2019

    Seattle's Favorite Breakfast & Brunch Spots

    The Stranger, 2019
  • USA Today

    10Best - Rise and Shine: Top Seattle Breakfast Destinations to Start Your Day Right

    USA Today

Biscuit and Bean

Tea & Coffee, $, BallardTea & Coffee, $Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    16 Breakfast Sandwiches to Start Your Day Off Right

    SeattleMet, 2019
  • Yelp

    Best biscuits and gravy in Seattle

    Yelp

Glo's

American, $$, Capitol HillAmerican, $$Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • The Stranger, 2019

    Seattle's Favorite Breakfast & Brunch Spots

    The Stranger, 2019
  • Infatuation, 2020

    24 Excellent Spots For Weekday Breakfasts

    Infatuation, 2020

B-Side

American, $, Capitol HillAmerican, $Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • The Stranger, 2019

    Seattle's Favorite Breakfast & Brunch Spots

    The Stranger, 2019
  • Infatuation, 2020

    24 Excellent Spots For Weekday Breakfasts

    Infatuation, 2020

Skillet Capitol Hill

American, $$, CentralAmerican, $$Seattle, Central
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation, 2020

    24 Excellent Spots For Weekday Breakfasts

    Infatuation, 2020
  • Yelp

    Best bacon and eggs in Seattle

    Yelp

Café Besalu

Tea & Coffee, $$, BallardTea & Coffee, $$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2020

    Where to Buy Fresh Bread and Pastries for Takeout or Delivery in Seattle Right Now

    Eater, 2020
  • Yelp

    Best Croissants in Seattle

    Yelp

Le Panier French Bakery

Bakery, $$, DowntownBakery, $$Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Yelp

    Best Croissants in Seattle

    Yelp
  • Foursquare

    The 15 Best Places for Croissants in Seattle

    Foursquare

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Seattle. We pored over ratings for 10951 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 restaurant reviews in Seattle and 1286 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Infatuation, The Stranger and SeattleMet had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Infatuation - 24 Excellent Spots For Weekday Breakfasts, The Stranger - Seattle's Favorite Breakfast & Brunch Spots and SeattleMet - 16 Breakfast Sandwiches to Start Your Day Off Right. 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. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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