The Best Places To Eat Breakfast In Kansas City

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Hello and welcome to this post on the best places to eat breakfast in Kansas City and the full metro stretching out to Overland Park. By the time you finish reading this you will be ready to rush out the door to eat a tasty meal.

Our opening section will discuss the best all-around brunch and breakfast restaurants in Kansas City. Whether you are searching for eggs, omelets, waffles, pancakes, cinnamon rolls, sandwiches, wraps, bacon, sausage, or any other delicious morning meal somewhere on that list should have you covered.

Then we will talk about healthy vegan and vegetarian breakfast options. Donuts, bagels, and bakeries will round out our next few topics.

After all of that is out of the way we will pivot to drinks and discuss local cafes to get your coffee as well as some more healthy stuff like smoothies and juices. Our final section will tell you about the best all day breakfast restaurants near you because this food tastes so great it shouldn’t only be limited to the morning hours.

Throughout the post any time a brunch buffet is available we will try to point that out, and you can also expect there to be a map for your area towards the end to help you find the closest spot. Anyone that is interested is welcome to check out our other blogs about finding the best breakfasts in the Midwest right there.

Best Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants In Kansas City

If you are searching for places to eat your bacon, eggs, waffles, pancakes, omelets, or any early morning delight the best Kansas City breakfast and brunch restaurants are a good place to look:

Succotash draws crowds for its hearty American breakfast and lunch fare which are available from 8am to 3pm Thursday through Sunday and until 2pm on Monday.

Delicious plates of omelettes, sandwiches, and other tasty breakfast and brunches in your area are served along with good coffee seven days a week from 6:30am to 2pm at Eggtc.

Happy Gillis serves breakfast including some of the best biscuits and gravy in KC in a casual setting from 9am to 2pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

In a laid back setting The Homesteader Café prepares modern American breakfast and lunch with a Southern twist from 9am to 2pm Tuesday through Sunday.

From traditional eggs, hash browns, French toast, and bacons to burritos Shack Breakfast and Lunch in Overland Park has it all. They serve up fun and delicious dishes with gluten free options, boozy shakes, and plenty more seven days a week from 6:30am to 2pm.

Flapjacks ‘n More is a locally owned breakfast and lunch restaurant that is open from 7am to 2pm Tuesday through Sunday providing a wide variety of home style dishes along with a cup of coffee or freshly squeezed juice.

Your breakfast favorites are available all day in Independence at The Big Biscuit starting as early as 6:30am including omelettes and hash browns.

Hearty portions of traditional American fare and desserts are offered seven days a week from 6am to 9pm at Corner Cafe.

Ginger Sue’s is a great option in Olathe for comfort foods, griddle breakfasts, and eggs that is open from 6:30am to 2:30pm.

The Breakfast Spot in Leawood specializes in a diverse menu of breakfast favorites with a Southern flair.

Early morning staples as well as all you can eat deals and much more are offered at Neighborhood Café seven days a week from 6am to 3pm.

Some of the top items that are available from 7am to 2:30pm at First Things First include slices of ham, original butter pancakes, hash browns, Mexican pizza, and birria omelettes.

The Royal Biscuit is a down home American breakfast spot in Blue Springs serving really good stacks of pancakes, eggs, waffles, burgers, tenderloins, and wraps with healthy options. You can visit them every day from 6:30am to 2:30pm.

Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts

Want to feel your best throughout the day? Then have your first meal at one of these healthy vegan or vegetarian breakfast spots:

Mattie’s Foods is open at 9am Wednesday through Saturday serving delicious Southern and Tex-Mex dishes and snacks.

In a bright modern setting Enjoy Pure Food + Drink offers healthy salads, sandwiches, juices, and smoothies in Leawood starting at 8am on weekdays and 9am on weekends.

Old 56 is open every day from 8am to 2pm serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner with various healthy options.

Mud Pie from our bakeries list is another good place to eat a healthy breakfast in Kansas City, as are many of the smoothie and juice shops.

Donuts Shops In Kansas City

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On the other hand if you just want something that tastes delicious one of these local donut shops should suffice:

Mud Pie and Blackhole from our best bakeries list also make some of the best donuts in your area too.

Bagel Shops Near You

You should be able to find a wide variety of bagels and probably some breakfast sandwiches at:


Bakeries will have many different types of foods that can kick your day off right:

McLain’s is a local bakery, cakery, and eatery that is open seven days a week from 7am to 2pm serving freshly baked pastries, breakfast sandwiches, salads, and more along with good coffee.

Sophisticated breakfast and lunch items, artisanal breads, and pastries are available from 7:30am to 2pm on weekdays at Bloom Baking Co.

Mud Pie is a vegan bakery and coffeeshop specializing in plant based meals, cafe drinks, and pastries with gluten free options and they are open at 7am Monday through Saturday and 8am on Sunday.

Cafes In Your Area

Get your caffeine boost when you pick up your coffee at one of these cafes in town:

Messenger Coffee Co is a three-story cafe, roasting facility, and bakery with a roof deck that is open seven days a week from 7am to 6pm offering delicious baked goods along with locally roasted coffee.

In an eclectic setting Broadway Café serves baked goods and java coffee every day from 7am to 8pm.

From 6:30am to 6pm on weekdays and from 7am on weekends Filling Station Coffee prepares early breakfasts near you which are served along with coffee and freshly pressed juices.

Pour Coffeehouse is one of the go to spots for coffee, tea, pastries, desserts, breakfast burritos, and quiches which are available in Olathe from 6am to 7:30pm Monday through Saturday and 7am to 5pm on Sunday.

You can get vegan breakfast sandwiches in Leawood along with cold pressed juices and coffee at 7am on weekdays and 8am on weekends at Outta the Blue.

Smoothies & Juice Bars

Usually these smoothie and juice bars will also sell some wraps, sandwiches, bowls, and other healthy food for your morning:

Other places that we have mentioned in other lists and serve smoothies for a healthy KC breakfast include Café Gratitude, Enjoy Pure Food + Drink, Revocup Coffee, and Scooter’s Coffee.

All Day Breakfast Restaurants

When you want your bacon and eggs later in the day head to an all day breakfast restaurant in Kansas City:

Mildred’s Food + Drink offers local all day breakfast, lunch sandwiches, and salads with vegan options from 7am to 5pm on weekdays and 8am to 3pm on weekends.

Hearty portions of breakfast are served all day every day at Kate’s Kitchen.

Cozy’s Café offers homestyle American and Mediterranean specialties from 7am to 2pm Tuesday through Sunday.

Santa Fe Café is a family owned and operated restaurant serving homecooked all day breakfasts in Overland Park with fluffy omelettes, tasty buttermilk pancakes, Belgian waffles, and a variety of other unique dishes from 6am to 2pm Monday through Saturday and from 7am on Sunday.

You can also eat breakfast near you all day at Rae’s Café which is open at 6am Monday through Saturday and 8am on Sunday.

Breakfast is served all day at Black Bear Diner in Olathe from 6am to 10pm daily including pancakes, waffles, French toast, omelettes, scrambles, egg combos, burritos, and sliders.

Sandy’s Restaurant is open all throughout the week from 7am to 8pm serving delicious home cooked meals and breakfast all day.

Other places we have mentioned throughout the post serving breakfast all day in your area include Eggtc, The Big Biscuit, and Ginger Sue’s.

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Enjoy Your Breakfast In Kansas City

Well, we wish we had more to share but for now that is all we’ve got. After reading 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 should be ready for your next meal.

Do us and our future readers a favor by mentioning 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 Kansas City.

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