Our Burlington Brunch List 2018 – The Best Breakfast and Brunch in Burlington

Burlington Brunch

Whether you’re nursing a hangover or needing some super fuel for the day. Here is our list of the best local breakfast & brunch spots in Burlington 2018 – Sure to cure your craving for coffee, pancakes, bacon, waffles or the classic eggs benny! #nomnomnomnom

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Barque Smokehouse

Brunch – Weekends Only
|  4155 Fairview St, Burlington  |  905-315-1536

This “refined BBQ company” opened its first location in Toronto back in 2011. Burlington serves as its first location outside of Toronto. Brunch is elevated to a refined level: brunch options include Smoked Duck Pancakes, Fried or Scrambled Eggs and tasty sides like Candied Bacon, Home Fries and Corn Bread.

Lettuce Love Cafe

Weekend Brunch 10am-2pm
lettucelovecafe.com  |  399 John St, Burlington  |  905-637-2700

Good healthy food is what’s on the menu every day. Everything served is completely 100% gluten-free plant-based created from organic, local, farm-to-table, sustainable, fair-trade ingredients. After enjoying pancakes, a classic breakfast, or one of the signature Bowls, your tummy will feel super clean (and full).

The Coop Wicked Chicken

Brunch – Every Saturday and Sunday 10am-2pm
  |  370 Brant St, Burlington  |  289-815-2667

There’s wicked chicken to be had here – not to mention waffles, eggs and sandwiches. The WTF Waffles If you’re not afraid of a bit of spice in your maple syrup, Sustenance is also offered in liquid form on the Boozy Brunch menu.

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Breakfast Served Daily
Monday: Closed
wundeba.ca  |  4448 Guelph Line, Burlington  |  905-336-8881

A plethora of healthy and homemade breakfasts. This is where breakfast is served…healthy, homemade and really good. You’ll find a clean twist on all of your favourites, from Benedicts to the classic brekkie. They know how to blend an amazing smoothie and we love the Sunnyside Baked Avocado. Take your meal outdoors on a nice day and enjoy their back yard patio and tiered deck.


Serving Breakfast Daily 7am-3pm
3455 Fairview St, Burlington  |  905-333-0100
2455 Appleby Line  |  905 335-8300

This Canadian franchise began serving breakfast in Montreal in 1987. Now with more than 130 locations across Canada, Burlington’s location is open for breakfast seven days a week with all of the options you’d expect from a breakfast chain – including lots of healthy options. Coras is also a Breakfast Club of Canada charitable partner.

Saving Thyme Catering & Patisserie

All-Day Menu:
Croissant, Quiche, Eggs Benedict, Crepes and more
savingthyme.ca  |  450 Appleby Line, Burlington  |  905-929-9955

Pop in any time for a coffee, tea or latte and something from their all day menu. Perhaps a croissant with house preserve, ham and gruyere, a breakfast sandwich with egg, bacon, aged cheddar and cayenne aioli or a healthy bowl of house granola? Everything is made in house using fresh ingredients with a touch of French tradition.

Pane Fresco

Breakfast Served Daily
pane-fresco.ca  |  414 Locust St, Burlington  |  905-333-3388

In addition to artisanal breads and fantastic coffee, this Italian café offers a classic breakfast – including the classics, a particularly popular “Pain Perdu” aka French Toast, stuffed with Nutella and mascarpone cheese served with sliced bananas, toasted almonds, maple syrup, garnished with fresh fruit (weekends only).

Kelly’s Bake Shoppe

More than just cupcakes:
Muffins, Scones, Donuts, Coffee & more!
kellysxo.com  |  401 Brant St, Burlington  |  905-333-1400

Sure, you could have cupcakes for breakfast here if you wish – they’re healthy! Tasty baked goods to start your morning are gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free, peanut-free without preservatives and artificial colours. Choose from muffins, donuts, cookies, and brownies to bring a little more sweetness to your mornings.

Rust Bistro Bar

More than just cupcakes:
Muffins, Scones, Donuts, Coffee & more!
rustbistrobar.ca  | 1801 Walkers Line #7, Burlington  |  905-336-3555

Free of the usual convention, Rust Bistrobar is an intimate, casual cool dining destination open for dinner six nights a week and for brunch every Sunday. Sunday Specials include: Join us for $5 mimosas, caesars, and harvey wallbangers or for a Slow Roast Special.

Pepperwood Bistro

Weekend Brunch Saturday & Sunday 10:30am-2pm
pepperwood.on.ca  |  905-333-6999  |  1455 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington

Not only does Pepperwood brew its own craft beers, they’re also open for weekend fixes of Eggs Benedict, Rise ‘n Shine Tacos, or a Brunch Patter for Two. Early – or late risers can enjoy their morning meal inside or outside on the patio (with a view of Lake Ontario for free).

Jake’s Grill & Oyster House

Weekend Brunch
Saturdays & Sundays 11:30am-3pm
jakesgrill.ca  |  289-815-2667  |  950 Walkers Line, Burlington

What would brunch at Jake’s be without a bit of seafood in your Benedict? Menu items include a Breakfast Flatbread, Brunch Burger and Crabcakes Benedict. Breakfast Flatbread or Brunch Burger? Add a refreshing Mimosa or Bloody Caesar/Mary and your meal’s complete.

Tucker’s Marketplace

No Rules Sunday Brunch – 10:30am–2pm
tuckersmarketplace.ca  |  905-634-1815  |  3110 S Service Rd, Burlington

Fluffy waffles, warm from the oven croissants, muffins and sticky cinnamon buns, made-to-order omelettes and crepes as well as non-breakfasty options like Tuckers’ signature salads and soups, hand-carved roast beef, sugar-glazed ham, oven roasted chicken, and more. Since it’s a buffet and there’s so much to choose from, you can’t not also have the creme brule.

The Water St. Cooker

Cooker Sunday Brunch 10am-3pm
waterstreetcooker.ca  |  905-634-2084  |  2084 Old Lakeshore Rd, Burlington

Welcome to Sunday brunch, along with a view to make sure you got up on the right side of bed that morning. Enjoy your favourites (Eggs Benedict, Home Fries, Sausage, Bacon, Made to order Omelettes, fresh waffles, and more. A salad station, fruit and desserts round out your meal.

Jackson’s Landing

Sunday Brunch 10am-3pm
thelandinggroup.ca  |  905-632-5302  |  5000 New St, Burlington

Jackson’s is a bright, open and modern space with a menu that goes to great lengths to serve weekend brunch. It will take more than a quick glance at this large menu to decide what you want to eat. There are Benedicts, burgers and sandwiches, salads, share plates and pizzas – truly something for everyone.

The Judge and Jury

Breakfast – Saturdays & Sundays 11am-1pm
thejudgeandjury.ca  |  905-319-1655  |  1222 Walkers Line, Burlington

All of the classics served in a relaxing pub atmosphere: sausage and eggs, BLTs, Benedicts and the Judge’s French Toast.

Spencer’s at the Waterfront

Champagne Brunch – Sunday 9:30am-2:30pm
spencers.ca  |  905-633-7494  |  1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington

Over-easy eggs served with a side of panache and a panoramic view of Burlington’s lakefront. This is a marché style Sunday brunch that includes a variety of cocktails and interactive food stations.

Black Swan Pub and Grill

Weekend Brunch – Saturday & Sunday 11am-2pm
blackswanburlington.ca  |  905-336-1200  |  4040 Palladium Way, Burlington

Located in North Burlington’s Alton Village community, look out for their traditional British breakfast and of course there’s kid-friendly options too.

Rose Garden Family Restaurant

Breakfast Served Daily 7am-9:30pm
rosegardenfamily.weebly.com  |  905-777-1880  |  1124 Plains Rd W, Burlington

A few minutes away from Burlington’s Botanical Gardens, the Rose Garden Family Restaurant is another Burlington gem. They offer a great selection of classic breakfasts, including french toast and pancakes – and also have a menu for kids under 12. Get there early (weekdays before 11am) for early bird specials!

Russell Williams

All Day Breakfast Daily
russellwilliamsrestaurant.com  |  905-634-2929  |  20 Plains Rd E, Burlington

One of Burlington’s oldest diners that’s still running strong and serving a strong cuppa. A few changes have taken place over the years with renovations here and there but RW continues to serve big portions of tasty breakfasts. It’s pristine without being pretentious, friendly without being fake, and delicious without being expensive. It’s a lively place; be prepared to wait for a table on weekends.

Squires Public House

Breakfast – Saturdays & Sundays 10am-2pm
squirespublichouse.com  |  905-333-6627  |  3537 Fairview St, Burlington

So the Sticky Toffee Pudding isn’t on the breakfast menu, it’s one of our favourites. If you’re visiting on the weekend, why not order a Full English Breakfast, a Breakfast Burrito, Chef’s Omelette or good ol’ pancakes? Depending on the time of day you’re there (after lunch perhaps) ask for the Up Yer Kilt (coffee with Drambuie and Kahlúa).

Lakeshore Coffee House

Open Tuesday to Sunday 9am-5pm
lakeshorecoffeehouse.com  |  905-631-1622  |  2007 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington

But first…coffee. Freshly ground beans are turned into hot cups of Americano, Espresso, Latte or Cappucino. If it’s tea you require, they make a wide range of blends like the London Fog, Chai Latte, or a White Chocolate Mocha. Try their waffles, a soup and sandwich combo, quiche, grilled cheese or one of the sweet treats.

Sunset Grill

Open Daily 7am-3:30pm
sunsetgrill.ca  |  905-633-6868  |  1235 Fairview St, Burlington

Open early for people who like to rise with the sun, Sunset knows eggs, Grade A, served Scrambled, Sunny Side Up or Over Easy. Lots of other options and protein fare like chicken, AAA steak, corned beef or salmon. You’ll find lots of simple and lighter fare too, including organic yogurt and fruit or smoked salmon plate. Pancakes too!

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