The Best Breakfast Restaurants in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is one of America's most historic towns and the city has countless famed sites to visit, but one of the best attractions in the city is the food scene. Innovative restaurants prepare some of the best breakfast around and offer a wide variety of cuisines at various price points. We looked at our data to find the top breakfast spots among our most trusted diners. Order fresh juice, eat a stack of pancakes and head out to take in all the sites Philly has to offer. Here’s where our Tastemakers go to grab breakfast in the city of Brotherly Love.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Bud & Marilyn's, Talula’s Garden, Jones
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:American
Neighborhoods:Center City, Washington Square
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Bud & Marilyn's

$$$$·American·
Center City
4,179 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Casual

Bud & Marilyn's is one of Philly's most celebrated restaurants. The food here is as good and inventive in the morning as it is at dinnertime. The menu contains breakfasty items like lemon ricotta panc...

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American in Philadelphia
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Talula’s Garden

$$$$·American·
Washington Square
10,182 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions

Talula's Garden may have the best breakfast in Philadelphia that's also very romantic. This cozy, candle lit interior is a good place for lovebirds to snuggle up. The menu has an assortment of dishes ...

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American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs

Jones

$$$$·American·
Center City
2,108 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Comfort Food
  • Brunch

On the weekend, Jones opens for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. The menu includes items that are geared towards breakfast eaters and those who also might want lunch. Consider an item from the griddle menu, lik...

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The Dandelion

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Center City
6,558 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies

Another of the best breakfast spots close to Rittenhouse Square is The Dandelion. The restaurant serves breakfast on the weekends starting at 10 a.m., and they offer visitors options like scones and j...

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Gastro Pub in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
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Redstone American Grill - Marlton

$$$$·American·
Marlton
4,299 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating

Redstone in Marlton may be an outpost of a chain, but it still offers a unique breakfast experience in the Philadelphia area. The menu features a selection of flatbreads and share plates, as well as m...

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Brunch in New Jersey Suburbs

Continental Midtown

$$$$·American·
Center City
1,108 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Hot Spot

One of the spots for the best breakfast in Philadelphia that is also close to Rittenhouse Square is Continental Midtown. The menu is heavy on egg dishes, with eggs Benedict, huevos rancheros, smoked s...

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Most Booked in Philadelphia

White Dog Cafe - University City

$$$$·Contemporary American·
University City
4,378 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating

White Dog Cafe is undoubtedly a Philadelphia classic. It opened in 1983, and since its first days, it has been serving a coveted morning meal. There is a large menu that is wide and varied, but some o...

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Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs

The Love

$$$$·American·
Rittenhouse Square
4,012 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem

The best breakfast option in City Center West is The Love. The restaurant is known for inventive dishes and bold flavors, so come here for something a little out of the ordinary. For example, diners c...

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Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs

Barbuzzo Restaurant

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Center City
5,563 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for a Date

Barbuzzo Restaurant shines for its Mediterannean cuisines. The restaurant starts serving food at noon every day, but the lunch menu has great options for anyone looking for an early energizing meal. D...

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Founding Farmers - King of Prussia

$$$$·American·
King of Prussia
6,930 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Brunch

Founding Farmers is technically in King of Prussia, but it serves some of the best breakfast in Philadelphia and the surrounding area. The breakfast menu at Founding Farmers is extensive. Choose from ...

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Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
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Avenue Kitchen- Glen Mills

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Glen Mills
714 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Casual

Diners can find some of the best breakfast in Philadelphia or its suburbs at Avenue Kitchen in Glen Mills. This restaurant is focused on using local ingredients and running a sustainable establishment...

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Brunch in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
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The Flying Egg

$$$$·Breakfast·
Bethlehem
503 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual

Close to Philadelphia in suburb Bethlehem is The Flying Egg, a beloved breakfast institution. They serve some of the best breakfast in Philadelphia and the surrounding region thanks to the dedication ...

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On Point Bistro

$$$$·American·
South Philly
171 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual

On Point Bistro is located in the Point Breeze section of Philly, and is known for excellent breakfast options. The On Point Bistro menu is large, and it has unique options like breakfast nachos and a...

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Brunch in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
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