We hope that everyone reading this is ready to take a deep dive into the best places to eat breakfast in Belfast. Our only real goal is to help you find the right meal to kick start your day.
The best all-around brunch and breakfast restaurants in Belfast will be where we begin. We know that many of you will be trying to find delicious eggs, omelets, waffles, pancakes, cinnamon rolls, sandwiches, wraps, bacon, sausage, or more and the spots on that list will have what you are after.
Up next we will get into healthy vegan and vegetarian breakfast options in your area. Our next few subjects are pretty similar with local bakeries, donut, and bagel shops.
Drinks will be our next focus as cafes to get your coffee as well as some more healthy options like smoothies and juice bars get a mention. All day breakfast restaurants near you will wrap this up because we know that the morning hours are not the only time to indulge, and we will try to mention any brunch buffets throughout the post when applicable.
Towards the conclusion you will find a map with every place we mention pinned on it, and anyone that wants to check out our other posts on cities around the United Kingdom of the world is welcome to do so right there.
Best Belfast Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants
You will have a good chance of finding the best bacon, eggs, waffles, pancakes, omelets, and more if you eat at the best Belfast breakfast and brunch restaurants:
- Grapevine at 5 Pottingers Entry
- The Pocket at 68 Upper Church Ln
- Causeway Café at 22 Donegall Rd
- Harlem Café at 34 Bedford St
- No.36 at 36 Belmont Rd
Grapevine offers sweet and savory comfort foods such as French toast, burritos, and scrambled eggs on weekdays from 9am to 4pm and from 10am to 3:30pm every Saturday. Local all-day breakfast with vegan selections are served at Causeway Café daily from 7:55am to 2pm.
Harlem Café is open at 8am offering an eclectic bistro menu including pancakes, scrambled eggs, omelets, and sandwiches in a funky art filled setting. You can also get brunch items like some of the best pancakes, waffles, scrambled eggs, sweet treats, and coffee in your area at No. 36 from 9am to 4pm.
Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts
Have your first meal at one of these healthy vegan or vegetarian breakfast spots if you want to live your best life:
Slims Healthy Kitchen prepares a variety of vegan frozen yogurt and juices. Soul Food Café provides healthy brunch and lunch as well as coffee and treats from 9:30am to 3pm every Tuesday through Sunday.
Donut Shops In Belfast
Or just eat something delicious at one of these donut shops near you:
- Oh Donuts & Coffee at 55 Upper Arthur St
- Guilt Trip Coffee + Donuts at 4 Orangefield Ln
- Black Box Donuts at 425 Lisburn Rd
- Doughzy Donuts at 17-18 Smithfield Square N
- Taboo Donuts at 64 Ann St
Greggs from our best bakeries list makes some of the best donuts in your area also.
Local Bagel Shops
Bodega Bagels at 310 Newtownards Road is a great option while Arthurs Coffee House from our best cafes list is one of the most recommended places for high quality bagels in Belfast as well.
There are lots of bakeries around town that have good early morning options:
- Greggs at 4-6 Castle Ln
- Bread & Banjo Bakery at 353 Ormeau Rd
- Annie’s 99p Bakery at 93 Springfield Rd
- Beth’s Bakery at 193 Crumlin Rd
Sandwiches and baked goods with vegan options are offered at Bread and Banjo. Hot foods, buns, sausage rolls, pastries, cupcakes, cakes, fresh creams, sandwiches, breads, fruits and vegetables, and more are available at Annie’s 99p. A variety of hot and cold meals including sandwiches, pies, and cakes are served at Beth’s.
Cafes In Your Area
Kick your day off with a caffeine blast at one of these cafes:
- The Coffee House at 126 Stewartstown Rd #C
- Arthurs Coffee House at 58-60 Upper Arthur St
- Established Coffee at 54 Hill St
- Linen Hall Library Café at 17 Donegall Square N
The Coffee House is open from 9am to 3pm Monday through Saturday and 10am on Sundays serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner with their famous fries, sodas, pancakes, wraps, panini, sandwiches, and plenty more.
Arthurs Coffee House is open on weekdays from 7am to 3pm and is known to make some of the best breakfasts near you. Aside from serving quality food Linen Hall Library Café also sells fresh ground coffees and a variety of teas, snacks, and light meals.
Smoothies & Juice Bars
Wraps, sandwiches, bowls, and other healthy food for your morning should also be available at these smoothie and juice bars:
- Dabo Smoothies at East Bridge St
- The Health Bar at 158A Castlereagh Rd
- The Juice Jar at 8-10 Wellington Pl
- Beleaf Juice Bar at Kiosk 4 Castlecourt Shopping Centre
More smoothies are available at Slims Healthy Kitchen from our best vegan and vegetarian breakfasts list
All Day Breakfast Restaurants
When you want your bacon and eggs on your own schedule visit an Belfast all day breakfast restaurant:
Local all-day breakfasts are available at Maggie Mays from 9am to 8pm every day. The Allotment is open from 11am to 7pm Tuesday through Sunday where European dishes, pancakes, and French toast are available all throughout the day. There are fine servings of all day breakfast, hearty home cooked meals, sweet treats, and much more at Mad Hatter Café daily from 8am to 3:30pm.
Just in case you were interested we have also written about the:
- Best Breakfasts in Dublin
- Best Breakfasts in Glasgow
- Best Breakfasts in Edinburgh
- Best Breakfasts in Birmingham
Enjoy Your Breakfast In Belfast
For now that is all we have to mention but check back often because we plan to update this page throughout the year. Now that you know about all of those local breakfast spots to get your eggs, omelets, bacon, pancakes, or waffles as well as buffets, healthy vegetarian and vegan options, donut and bagel shops near you, cafes, smoothie and juice bars, and all day restaurants you can tackle the morning.
Don’t be afraid to mention if we got anything incorrect in the comments, and feel free to share any early morning meal tips for your area that you may have too. Now go have fun enjoying your breakfast in Belfast.