Nothing says “good morning” better than a large steaming cup of coffee and a plate stacked with all of your breakfast favorites! Energize your body for the upcoming day with the most important meal of the day. They say that all happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast and the best breakfast in Sarasota Bradenton is only a drive away from one of the best ten places! 

The Breakfast Company: Bradenton/Sarasota

The Breakfast Company, with 3 locations in Sarasota and Bradenton, is a family-run and operated business and is known for its classic cuisine, friendly service, and commitment to excellence. The Breakfast Company's bakery, along with its inventive daytime menu that highlights locally sourced, fresh ingredients, is what draws patrons in and out of the door. Their warm, attentive customer service that treats every one of their guests like family matches their delicious meals. Try a distinctive breakfast experience at The Breakfast Company, featuring everything from omelets to french toast, flavored coffees, and classic cinnamon rolls. 

Blue Dolphin Cafe: Sarasota 

From 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Sarasota, Blue Dolphin Café serves breakfast all open hours. Grab a cup of coffee and order something from the griddle like their pumpkin pancakes or cheese blintzes which are like a stuffed crepe. To fill yourself up for breakfast, order one of the omelets served with toast and home fries like the Blue Dolphin Omelet which is served with sausage, tomato, green onions, and sour cream.

Sarasota Breakfast House: Sarasota 

You can’t miss The Breakfast House as you drive on Fruitville Road and see the charming yellow façade in the distance. This Sarasota local hub for breakfast serves its customers from 7:30 a.m. through 2:30 p.m. and treats patrons to scrumptious pancakes from blueberry, coconut, and pineapple, “island style,” and more! The Breakfast House also has sautéed shrimp and grits if you are in the mood for a brunch-type entree.  

Keke's Breakfast Cafe: Bradenton

In Bradenton, Keke’s Breakfast Café is open from 7 a.m. through 2:30 p.m. daily for breakfast fare of all varieties! Giant plate-sized pancakes and stuffed french toast are just a few of Keke’s notable items. They also have hearty egg wraps like the breakfast wrap or the egg white and vegetable wrap which are healthier morning meal options. Start your day at Keke’s Breakfast Café for a scrumptious breakfast assortment!

The Toasted Mango Cafe: Sarasota 

On Tamiami Trail, sit inside or outside Toasted Mango Café. They're open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for breakfast every day. The Toasted Mango waffle is all the rage for your taste buds. Their hot Belgian waffle is topped lovingly with fresh mango, toasted coconut shreds, and dollops of whipped cream. More traditional breakfast choices that will please your palate include the homemade corned beef hash and eggs plate or the eggs benedict. Sit with some friends over a cup of coffee and enjoy breakfast at Toasted Mango Café!

Sun Garden Cafe: Siesta Key

Waking up to go to Sun Garden Café makes mornings much easier! From 7:30 a.m. through 2:30 p.m., satisfy your breakfast food cravings with a variety of tasty choices. The omelets, like the flower child made with egg white, portabella mushrooms, tomatoes, guacamole, and Sonoma goat cheese, are served with a biscuit or toast. Sun Garden Café also offers a twist on a breakfast staple with their sweet potato pancakes!

Original Word of Mouth: Sarasota 

Delicious and relaxed breakfast at Word of Mouth in Sarasota is this restaurant’s specialty! Open from 8 a.m. through 2 p.m. Monday through Sunday, Word of Mouth s is open to serve the Sarasota area a satisfying breakfast from their menu filled with classics and specialties. Order a pot of tea for the table and pick an item from their bakery selection like the cinnamon roll or scones. More savory options are lox and bagels which are served with lettuce tomato, onion, cream cheese, and capers, or the deep pan quiche which changes daily with new combinations!

Millie's: Sarasota 

In a quaint cottage, Millie’s serves classic American breakfast from 7 a.m. through 2:30 p.m. Sit with a cup of tea or coffee and order their Swedish pancakes which are thin and delicate crepes with lingonberries. Millie’s also serves their country breakfast plate which offers two eggs, your choice of pancakes, waffles, or French toast, and your pick of sausage, bacon, or ham. Come to this Sarasota classic establishment for the best breakfast options!

Village Cafe: Siesta Key

In Siesta Key, Village Café is open from 7 a.m. through 2:30 p.m. Off the griddle, the stuffed french toast is full of your choice of apricots and cream cheese or cinnamon apples and cream cheese. Looking for something that isn’t too sweet? The Heartland café frittata is served in a skillet and made with spinach, bacon, tomatoes, and Swiss cheese with a side of home fries. Delicious!

Madison Avenue Cafe and Deli: Lido Key

Madison Avenue Café in St. Armands Circle brings the best casual breakfast to Sarasota. Open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., pick a spot either inside or outside of this cozy cafe. The madwoman's breakfast is served with two eggs, bacon, French toast, a side of fruit, and toast. Eat utensil-free with their sun coast special breakfast sandwich.

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