Rise and shine! Here are five great places for breakfast and brunch!
If you pine for breakfast at any time of day, Skyway Jack’s is the place to be. Deemed the “home of the healthy portions,” this place is the gem of all-day breakfast greasy spoons – and the lineups prove it! Regulars attest to the fast and friendly service, hot coffee and fresh-to-order food. Wrap that up in folksy diner décor and you’ve got a hearty, satisfying breakfast experience. Try one of their many breakfast platters like the steak Benedict or super breakfast special – they’re worth the wait and the buck.
6461 Mississauga Rd.
Abbey Road Pub and Patio
Abbey Road is dedicated to The Beatles and the British pub experience. Their food is made from scratch, the service is super-friendly and the weekend brunch (10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) features house-made muffins and scones, plus sandwiches, pancakes, omelettes, steaks and more. Try the Abbey lox bagel with in-house-cured salmon, or if you’re really hungry, go for the British Breakfast.
3200 Erin Mills Pkwy.
A Streetsville favourite, Bobby’s Hideaway has been voted the town’s best and most popular breakfast destination for five years running. Weekend breakfast here can be a busy time, but Bobby’s is worth the wait. Stop by for their Weekender special, or try one of their many gourmet omelettes and enjoy their caricature tributes to some famous and not-so famous “Bobs.”
20 Queen St. N.
Got an appetite? Then head on down to the Duck’s weekend breakfast buffet, happening from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Fresh artisan breads, deli meats and cheeses, sausage, bacon, home fries, made-to-order omelettes, a waffle station and freshly squeezed juices are just some of the offerings available in this smorgasbord of breakfast heaven. Reservations and stretch pants strongly recommended.
2200 Dundas St. E.
Port 229 Artisan Bistro
If you’re looking for a cozy, intimate brunch experience, then look no further than Port 229, praised for its relaxed and warm atmosphere and friendly staff. Sit and enjoy culinary delights like made-to-order crêpes, poached eggs piled on English muffins with creamy Hollandaise, or try the Port 229 Classic Breakfast, featuring your choice of applewood smoked bacon or country sausage.
229 Lakeshore Rd. E.