Eat Like a Local: Breakfast Spots

Eat Like a Local: Breakfast SpotsEat Like a Local: Breakfast Spots

Homestyle Diner

Mom always said breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And while your average breakfast may be a bowl of cereal, in Waterloo Region there are lots of great places to enjoy a more upscale morning meal featuring everything from pancakes and waffles dripping with maple syrup, made to order omelettes, bacon and eggs and more! Dine in or take your meal home – and feel free to enjoy breakfast at any time of the day.

Hungry yet? Check out these great places to find a dish to start you day with.

Where to Enjoy Breakfast in Waterloo Region

Sunset Grill 

With choices such as their famous bacon and 3 eggs, and their All Day Breakfast options, you’ll quickly understand why Sunset Grill has become a go-to for good food and fast service.

Sunset Grill is open for takeout, delivery, patio dining and indoor dining. You’ll find locations in Cambridge, Kitchener, and Waterloo.


The Broken Egg

The Broken Egg in Kitchener features all-day breakfast in a friendly, comfortable atmosphere that the whole family can enjoy. Choose from their classic breakfasts, omelettes, their famous skillets, pancakes and more.

At The Broken Egg they make it a priority to serve fresh food every day. They are open for for take-out, delivery, patio dining and indoor dining.


The 86

The 86 provides ultra-fast, hearty food to people who pass through the village of Wallenstein in Wellesley Township. Open early (at 5 AM!), their breakfast menu includes breakfast sandwiches, homemade bagels, and other grab and go options.

The 86 is open for take-out and patio dining.

Homestyle Diner

At Homestyle Diner they are proud to start off a customer’s day with the wholesome goodness of a homemade breakfast. With a full selection of morning favourites including Benedicts, pancakes, French toast, and their Ole Faithfuls!

Homestyle Diner is open for take-out, delivery, patio dining and indoor dining.

chef in the kitchen of Homestyle Diner in Waterloo putting up a couple of completed meals to be picked up by the wait staff

Cafe Pyrus

Real food, real ingredients, real fresh – at Cafe Pyrus its menu is created with health in mind.

Their Anytime Day Starters include waffles, the Breakfast Club, a coconut yogurt parfait, organic bagels and a delicious selection of fresh baked goods that are either vegan or vegan and gluten free!

Cafe Pyrus is open for take-out, delivery, and patio dining.

Sip & Bite Restaurant

The Sip & Bite is a family owned restaurant located in Elmira. For those who wake up with an appetite, there’s the Hungry Man Special – three eggs, ham, sausage AND bacon! There’s also a selection of breakfast sandwiches, pancakes and French toast, and a special menu for kids under 10.

Have a relaxing breakfast in their dining room, on the patio, or order it for take out and enjoy it at home.


Oscar’s Restaurant & Pizzeria 

Whether you’re looking for eggs ‘your way’, omelettes, breakfast skillets, or even breakfast burgers, you’ll find it on Oscar’s large menu. There’s also a kids menu, and parents can enjoy a bottomless cup of coffee or tea.

Oscar’s is open for take-out, delivery, patio dining and indoor dining.

Runways Cafe

Runways Café is a great place to stop in for breakfast and enjoy the view while watching the aircrafts take-off and land. Choose from their breakfast specials, omelettes, pancakes and French toast, a special kid’s menu and more.

Runways Café is open for patio dining and indoor dining.