The best breakfast places in New York

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La Mercerie

Fashionable / Lush / Decadent

A beautiful place with beautiful food.


Jack's Wife Freda

Popular / Cozy / Simple

A breakfast staple for New Yorkers, come here to feel at home in any of their 3 locations. Tasty food with middle eastern influences in a friendly and cozy atmosphere.

West Village

Buvette New York

Vintage / Bustling / Quaint

This small but renowned eatery feels like Paris and New York all in one. Delicious food with a vibe that’s dynamic but cozy, and timeless.

Greenwich Village

Breakfast by Salt's Cure

Casual / Hearty / Lovely

For those craving pancakes (sorry, griddle cakes) and a comforting atmosphere.

Greenwich Village

Bar Pisellino

Elegant / Cinematic / Trendy

Get the quintessential yet upscale Italian “bar” experience which, for Italians, means breakfast — typically consisting of a cornetto and cappuccino and consumed at the counter.


Sunday In Brooklyn

Spacious / Beautiful / Tempting

Great place with a cozy country-like feel. You can’t go wrong with the pancakes!

East Williamsburg

Win Son Bakery

Informal / Contemporary / Exceptional

Not your typical breakfast and that’s a good thing, because everything on the menu is amazing!

Lower East Side

Corner Bar

Curated / Fancy / Intimate

You’ll feel like you stepped into a members-only club, where visitors from around the world sit down to an amazing breakfast before moving on to their next destination.

Lower East Side


Tiny / Eye-catching / Unique

This little Japanese cafe is located in one of the most “New York” parts of the city. The dishes are unique, beautifully presented, and truly delicious.



Rustic / Cozy / Dreamy

Rustic, chic, and very cozy with a variety of sweet and savory options. The pastries are exceptional!

East Village

Café Mogador

Casual / Vibrant / Warm

A Moroccan favorite with a French café vibe, with two locations that have become an absolute must over the years

East Village


Nordic / Fresh / Simple

A hip little Scandinavian place tucked away in the East Village serving up seriously good food


Marlow & Sons

Seasonal / Effortless / Relaxed

From farm to table. Great coffee, breakfast pastries, and a pretty amazing frittata sandwich!

East Village

La Cabra

Exquisite / Modern / Stylish

A calm nordic haven in the epicenter of the chaotic East Village. The Cardamom buns are insane.

Lower East Side


Dynamic / Colorful / Indulgent

This place boasts a varied menu and a large dining room that fills up pretty quickly with good-looking people