Breakfast, the most important meal of the day. And possibly, the most delicious. However, sometimes we have a hard time getting in a hearty breakfast because we're either running out the door or because the process of making a large breakfast can be rather dreadful and often time-consuming.
But worry not, friends. Let a wonderful breakfast professional do it for you. Whether it's eggs, bacon, grits or sausage - Calgary has tons of breakfast restaurants that will save you a bit of time and give you peace of mind about your most important meal.
Breakfast can often be pricey, which is why we've decided to put together this list of places that you can get a delicious, hearty breakfast without having to break the bank. Check out these 8 breakfast/brunch spots around YYC that'll give you delicious morning meal for $12 or less!
Diner Deluxe // 804 Edmonton Trail NE
If you want to indulge in the best breakfast poutine you've ever had, visit Diner Deluxe on Edmonton Trail. They've got a bunch of breakfast selections under $12, such as their delicious Diner Deluxe Pancakes, Breakfast Poutine and Classic Breakfast, if you like to keep it simple.
Manuel Latruwe Patisserie // 1333 1st Street SE
If you're in for a quick, simple and delicious breakfast, visit the Belgian Cafe, Manuel Latruwe Patisserie. Delicious breakfast options at affordable prices (almost all under $12!) Although, you might find yourself walking out with a bag full of baked goods.
Blue Star Diner // 809 1st Avenue NE
Blue Star Diner is the perfect YYC breakfast spot to get a hearty meal without breaking the bank! They have a menu full of options like their blueberry banana pancakes, two eggs combo with hashbrowns & toast and hot cereal for under $15!
Galaxie Diner // 1411 11th Street SW
The godfather of All Day Breakfast/All Day Lunches. Galaxie Diner offers a plethora of All Day breakfast options that'll solve any breakfast dilemma. From a "Traditional Breakfast" to Breakfast Burritos, this 1940's-inspired diner will definitely give you a great ol' fashioned breakfast without emptying your pockets.
Belmont Diner // 2008 33rd Avenue SW
This beautiful diner in Marda Loop offers many delicious and affordable breakfast options. A quick bite at Belmont Diner wouldn't cost you more than $12. From appetizing Traditional Breakfasts to "B.O.B"s (Breakfast on a Bun), Belmont Diner is guaranteed to satisfy your morning hunger.
Lazy Loaf & Kettle // 8 Parkdale Crescent NW
If you love hashbrowns, french toast, and all that jazz, Lazy Loaf & Kettle is the perfect breakfast spot for you. With completely affordable prices, Lazy Loaf & Kettle is a great place to grab a quick bite before you start your day without spending all your money.
Vendome Cafe // 940 2nd Ave NW
Enjoy a lovely breakfast/brunch at Vendome Cafe! Vendome serves items on their breakfast menu in full and half orders, so you can decide if you're in for a quick bite or a big breakfast. Vendome Cafe will definitely give you an energizing meal for a great price.
The Main Dish // 903 General Ave NE
The perfect breakfast spot for health nuts on a budget! If you love healthy and energizing breakfasts, The Main Dish is the perfect place for you to get the meal you need on a budget. Their menu is super affordable and the meals are super delicious.