We hope that everyone reading this is ready to take a deep dive into the best places to eat breakfast in Glasgow. 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 Glasgow 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 around the UK of the world is welcome to do so right there.
Best Glasgow 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 Glasgow breakfast and brunch restaurants:
- Café Wander at 110 W George St
- The Brunch Club at 67 Old Dumbarton Rd
- The Wilson Street Pantry at 6 Wilson St
- The Bucket List at 59 Cambridge St
Café Wander is a locally owned and operated establishment that serves breakfast all day as well as coffee and vegan and gluten-free options from 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday and from 9am to 5pm on Saturday.
The Brunch Club is open daily from 9am to 5pm serving breakfast all day in your area including fried eggs, delectable French toast, pancakes, pudding, and wonderful coffee.
The Wilson Street Pantry is a merchant city diner that serves brunch and lunch all day long from 9am to 4pm including some of the best French toast and eggs in Glasgow.
The Bucket List is a travel-themed cafe that is open from 9am to 6pm daily serving Scottish breakfast and vegetarian and vegan alternatives.
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:
- Picnic at 103 Ingram St
- The Cran’ at 994 Argyle St Finnieson
- Rose & Grant’s Deli Café at 27 Trongate
Picnic is usually open from 9am to 4pm but closes at 3pm on Sunday serving breakfast and lunch near you including waffles, wraps, fresh salads, soup, sandwiches, cakes, coffee, smoothies, and juices.
Rose & Grants Deli Café makes delectable sandwiches, salads, bakes, ready made meals, vegan and freshly produced gluten free goods as well as coffee and pastries from 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday while opening a little later on weekends.
Other places we have mentioned throughout the post that have vegan and vegetarian options include The Bucket List.
Donuts Shops In Glasgow
Or just eat something delicious at one of these donut shops near you:
- Tantrum Doughnuts at 27 Old Dumbarton Rd
- Nic’s NYC Deli at 396 Byres Rd
- Hot Doughnut Limited at 498 Dumbarton Rd
Local Bagel Shops
Expect to find a wide variety of bagels and probably even some breakfast sandwiches at:
There are lots of bakeries around town that have good early morning options:
- Cottonrake Bakery at 497 Great Western Rd
- Big Bear Bakery at 21 Dowanhill St
- Wild Flours Bakery at 526 Kilmarnock Rd
- The Bakery by Zique at Lauderdale Gardens
- Newlands Home Bakery at 321 Burnfield Rd Thornliebank
Cottonrake Bakery is a local independent bakery that serves artisan-baked breads, tarts, sandwiches, coffee and desserts from 8am to 5pm Monday through Saturday and from 9am to 4pm on Sunday.
Big Bear Bakery is a family-owned business that offers a variety of sourdough breads, pastries, sweet treats, savory delights, and more with vegan and gluten-free options.
Wild Flours is a small family-run bakery and café that opens at 10am Wednesday through Sunday specializing in gluten-free home baking including beignets and freshly fried donuts dusted in icing sugar.
Bakery by Zique bakes and serves delicious breads, cakes, pastries and tarts as well as making tasty and imaginative fresh salads, soups, sandwiches, and prepped meals from 8:30am to 4pm Monday through Saturday and until 3pm on Sunday.
Newlands Home Bakery is a family-owned and operated business that offers freshly baked bread, cakes, gateaux, and pastry products from 7am to 3pm Monday through Friday and until 12pm on Saturday.
Cafes In Your Area
Kick your day off with a caffeine blast at one of these cafes:
- Riverhill Coffee Bar at 24 Gordon St
- Kember & Jones at 134 Byres Rd
- Spitfire Espresso at 127 Candleriggs
- North Star Cafe at 108 Queen Margaret Dr
Riverhill Coffee Bar is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm and 9am to 4pm on Saturday producing delicious food for breakfast in your area and serving delectable coffee as well as amazing cakes, sandwiches, savory pastries, and salads.
Kember & Jones grinds their own coffee and creates their own delicious bread and cakes that you can try from 9am to 5pm Tuesday through Sunday.
Spitfire Espresso is a welcoming laid-back independent coffee shop that opens daily at 8am serving great all-day breakfast near you along with fantastic coffee, hearty sandwiches, delectable cakes, and craft brews.
North Star Cafe offers wonderful food and drinks including their famous French toast with maple syrup, tasty breakfasts featuring bacon, and other delights.
Smoothies & Juice Bars
Wraps, sandwiches, bowls, and other healthy food for your morning should also be available at these smoothie and juice bars:
Other places we have mentioned throughout the post that have smoothies include Picnic and The Cran’.
All Day Breakfast Restaurants
When you want your bacon and eggs on your own schedule visit an Glasgow all day breakfast restaurant:
Tibo Bistro serves a variety of à la carte cuisine as well as complete all day breakfasts in your area between 9am and 5pm.
Cote is open every day from 9am to 10pm serving original French dishes that are freshly cooked to order using only the highest quality ingredients.
The Hyndland Café offers delicious local breakfast and home baked goods every day of the week from 8am to 4pm.
Other places we have mentioned throughout the post that have all day breakfast in Glasgow include Café Wander, The Brunch Club, The Wilson Street Pantry, and Spitfire Espresso.
Just in case you were interested we have also written about:
- Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts in Edinburgh
- Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts in Belfast
- Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts in Newcastle & upon Tyne
- Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts in Leeds & Bradford
Enjoy Your Breakfast In Glasgow
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 Glasgow.