There’s nothing better than waking up late and grabbing a greasy breakfast after a big night out. Indulge in the most important meal of the day at one of these thirteen delicious Halifax breakfast spots next time you head out for an early morning bite.
All these awesome spots offer vegetarian, vegan and gluten free breakfast alternatives to the standard bacon and eggs order, so be sure to save some cash and try one of the restaurants listed below!
1. Annie’s Place Café // 1592 Queen Street
Drop by Annie’s for a delicious taste of home, and try their all-day breakfast menu, where every menu item costs $10 or less! Go for the classic Bacon with Eggs and Toast, or try the French Toast with Maple Syrup, both available for only $8.
2. The Ardmore // 6499 Quinpool Road
This classic old-school diner is the perfect place to grab some grub and a coffee next time you’re up early or coming home from a long night – The Ardmore is open from 5am-8pm every day, and features an awesome menu of super affordable breakfast foods, burgers and sandwiches. Try their Wild Western with two eggs for only $3.99!
3. Steve O Reno’s // 1536 Brunswick Street
This tiny spot on the side of Brunswick Street is easy to miss if you’re not looking for it, but be sure to check Steve’s out next time you’re downtown near the Public Library! Breakfast is served here until 3pm at awesome prices – try The Works veggie sandwich with egg, mozzarella, veggies and ham for only $4.75.
4. The Nook // 2118 Gottingen Street
This classy north end café is not only a great spot to get high quality coffee, but they also serve some delicious breakfast all day long! Go for the coffee, but stay for the incredible entrees and baked goods – be sure to try their Archer’s Avocado on Toast for only $4.99 next time you’re looking for a breakfast treat.
5. Coburg Coffee // 6085 Coburg Road
If you’re looking for a great place to study near campus that isn’t the library, or just trying to grab some food before class, check out the awesome food at Coburg Coffee. They always have delicious homemade soup of the day, sandwich and drink specials available.
6. Hali Deli // 2389 Agricola Street
This casual Jewish Deli in Halifax’s North End has all the breakfast bagel combinations you could possibly imagine – next time you visit, go for the Oy Vey! Not So Hungry special, with two eggs, bisell of potato hash served with challah or rye toast for only $5.99.
7. Smitty’s // 1490 Cathedral Lane
Head over to Smitty’s near Spring Garden and South Park Street for the ultimate breakfast experience! You’ll never have trouble finding a table at Smitty’s, unlike some of the busier breaskfast spots in Halifax – go for the Blueberry Pancakes with whipped cream for only $8.99.
8. Uncommon Grounds // 1030 South Park Street
Part of The Uncommon Group squad, which includes Rum Runnners Rum Cake Factory and Sugah! Confectionery & Ice Cream, Uncommon offers some really delicious fair trade coffee and an awesome sandwich menu - try their frittata bagel with cream cheese for $4.99!
9. Good Food Emporium // 2186 Windsor Street
If you’re looking for an organic vegan breakfast, be sure to check out the Good Food Emporium on Windsor Street, and try the Banana-Coconut French Toast with Maple Syrup for $6.75!
10. Cabin Coffee // 1554 Hollis Street
This downtown coffee spot serves up some really high quality brew, while also offering a delicious selection of baked goods and sandwiches. Chill out in their cozy, cabin style shop, and grab a drink & sandwich combo for $6.75!
11. Humani-T Café // 1451 South Park Street
Located right downtown, Human-T is the perfect spot to grab coffee and study in a lively environment with lots of cool local art hanging on the walls. Go for a breakfast egg-which for only $4.
12. Blue Apples // 5228 Blowers Street
If you’re looking for a gluten free or vegan breakfast alternative, Blue Apples on Blowers Street has exactly what you’re looking for. Indulge with their breakfast poutine, which comes out to exactly $10!
13. Marys II // 5982 Spring Garden Road
Beloved middle eastern brunch spot Mary’s II is a super affordable spot right near Robie and Spring Garden to grab breakfast at any time of day. They often offer visitors unique daily specials, while maintaining a pretty affordable menu overall considering how large their servings are – try the $7 breakfast special next time you visit!