We hope that everyone reading this is ready to take a deep dive into the best places to eat breakfast in Vancouver. 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 Vancouver 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 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 more of our Canadian local breakfast guides can do so right there.
Best Vancouver 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 Vancouver breakfast and brunch restaurants:
- Medina Café at 780 Richards St
- Breakfast Table at 3014 Granville St
- Brunch at 1147 Granville St
- Twisted Fork at 213 Carrall St
- Le Petit Belge at 340 Robson St
Medina Café makes some of the best waffles near you with unique toppings every day from 9am to 3pm. Tasty meals are served from 9am to 2pm on weekdays and until 3pm on weekends at Breakfast Table.
Brunch specializes in homemade brunch and Mexican fare and even features a terrace. Le Petit Belge is a good place to go for sweet and savory Belgian waffles, local breakfast fare, and espresso from 8am to 3pm and until 5pm on weekends.
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:
- Lotus Seed Vegan at 736 W Broadway
- Kind Café at 3080 Main St
- Heirloom Vegetarian Restaurant at 2861 Granville St
- The Naam at 2724 W 4th Ave
- Chickpea Restaurant at 4298 Main St
Lotus Seed serves organic, vegan, and gluten free dishes for healthy breakfast in your area plus muffins, specialty coffees, smoothies, and plenty more on weekdays from 8am to 5pm and 11am to 4pm on weekends. Plant based wraps, bagels, and sandwiches are available seven days a week from 9:30am to 7pm at Kind Café.
Heirloom is open daily preparing locally sourced vegetarian and vegan dishes until 7pm. You can have homestyle vegetarian and vegan fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day at The Naam. Chickpea Restaurant is open every day and features mains with salad, pita, and many other options.
Donuts Shops In Vancouver
Or just eat something delicious at one of these donut shops near you:
- Cartems Donuts at 534 W Pender
- Lucky’s Doughnuts at 2902 Main St
- Duffin’s Donuts at 1391 E 41st Ave
- Lee’s Donuts at 1689 Johnston St
You can choose from a wide variety of gourmet donuts and espresso at Cartems from 9:30am to 4:30pm daily. Freshly baked pastries, espresso, and home roasted coffee are served seven days a week from 7am to 7pm at Lucky’s Doughnuts.
Duffin’s sells donuts, fried chicken, and hot tortas for 24 hour a day breakfast near you. A fine selection of donuts and crepes are available at Lee’s every day from 9am to 6pm.
Local Bagel Shops
Expect to find a wide variety of bagels and probably even some breakfast sandwiches at:
- Benny’s Bagels at 1375 Adanac St
- Siegel’s Bagels at 1883 Cornwall Ave
- The Bagel Stop at 595 Burrard St
- Mount Royal Bagel Factory at 701 Queensbury Ave
- Rosemary Rocksalt at 1350 Commercial Dr
Kind Café from our best vegan and vegetarian breakfasts list makes really good bagels in Vancouver too.
There are lots of bakeries that have good early morning meals in your area:
- L’ atelier Patisserie at 260 E 5th Ave
- Purebread at 159 W Hastings St
- Bâtard Bakery at 3958 Fraser St
- Small Victory at 1088 Homer St
L’atelier Patisserie offers artisanal French pastries, desserts, and breads along with great coffee throughout the week from 8:30am to 2:30pm except for Monday and Tuesday when they are closed. Delectable handmade baked goods and treats as well as lunch, dinner, and everything in between are provided every day from 8am to 4pm at Purebread.
Bâtard Bakery excels at providing breads, pastries, and light bites five days a week from 8am to 6pm. You can also get artisanal pastries, breads, and sandwiches at Small Victory every day from 8am to 3pm.
Cafes In Your Area
Kick your day off with a caffeine blast at one of these cafes:
- Nemesis Coffee at 302 W Hastings St
- Revolver at 325 Cambie St
- Prototype Coffee at 883 E Hastings St
- Modus Coffee Roastery at 112 W Broadway
- Kahve Coffee at 1822 W 1st Ave
Nemesis Coffee serves artisanal pastries and local brunch along with coffee, tea, and kombucha from 8am to 4pm daily. Revolver is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 4pm brewing fresh to order fair trade coffee that is great with their tasty baked goods.
A well curated menu of more than 12 single origin coffees, 4 single origin espressos, and waffle donuts are provided at Prototype on weekdays from 8am to 4pm and 9am to 5pm on weekends.
Modus Coffee Roastery’s baked goods and snacks are best paired with their bespoke espresso drinks. Homemade eats including sandwiches, salads, and baked goods as well as espresso drinks are offered at Kahve from 8am to 4pm Monday through Saturday.
Smoothies & Juice Bars
Wraps, sandwiches, bowls, and other healthy food for your morning should also be available at these smoothie and juice bars:
- Squish Juicery at 2099 Lougheed Hwy #180B
- Juice Truck at 28 W 5th Ave
- Modern Wellness Bar at 857 Hornby St
- Glory Juice Co at 437 Davie St
- Jugo Juice at 1103 Robson St
- Trish Juice at 981 Hornby St
Don’t forget about the smoothies at Lotus Seed Vegan and Kind Café from our healthy breakfasts list either.
All Day Breakfast Restaurants
When you want your bacon and eggs on your own schedule visit in Vancouver all day breakfast restaurant:
- Paul’s Omelettery Restaurant at 2211 Granville St
- The Templeton at 1087 Granville St
- Sophie’s Cosmic Café at 2095 W 4th Ave
- Fable Diner at 151 E Broadway
- Bon’s Off at 2451 Nanaimo St
Paul’s Omelettery Restaurant specializes in all day breakfast near you that is available seven days a week from 7am to 3pm. The Templeton cooks all of your breakfast favorites all day using free range eggs and offers organic burgers and classic shakes every day starting at 8:30am.
A variety of hearty plates for local all day breakfast and brunch are available from 8am to 3pm at Sophie’s Cosmic Café. You can also eat breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner throughout the day at Fable Diner starting at 9am. Bon’s Off is also one of the go to spots for standard all day breakfasts in your area along with bottomless coffee from 8am to 7pm.
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Enjoy Your Breakfast In Vancouver
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 Vancouver.