You know breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Whether you are looking to load up on some protein or if you are slightly hungover and in need of something substantial in your stomach, we’ve got the scoop on the local breakfast joints in town.
The Paramount (667 East Broadway)
Southie’s newest addition to the restaurant scene boasts one of the best breakfasts around. Large portions and fresh ingredients, makes for a delicious breakfast to feed any appetite. Whether it’s Huevos Rancheros or Caramel Banana French Toast, The Paramount never disappoints!
L Street Diner (108 L Street)
Pizzeria by day/night and breakfast joint by morning. This cozy little spot is a local favorite. A standout on the menu – their Irish Breakfast with blood sausage and potatoes.
The Galley Diner (11 P Street)
Family run breakfast joint located in City Point. Known for its gigantic size portions, their omelets are chock-full of chockfull of good stuff like cheese, veggies and ham. Great hash. Featured on the Travel Channel’s Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations. Winner of this year’s Best of Boston award.
Deja Brew (704 East Broadway)
This cute and cozy spot is run by local mother and daughter duo. Oatmeal and egg sandwiches are the highlights of their breakfast menu. Awesome iced coffee.
Sidewalk Cafe (764 East Fourth Street)
Their legendary egg sandwiches is the reason for the line out the door on any given weekend morning. This take-out spot has amazing coffee too.
Ethel and Andy’s Sandwich Shop (134 K Street)
This tiny little sandwich shop is a trucker’s favorite. Their breakfast sandwiches are delicious.
Boston Bagel Co. (753 East Broadway)
Judging by the lines last weekend, apparently Southie loves bagels. Serving up delicious bagels you can buy by the dozen or individually, Boston Bagel Co. (753 East Broadway) offers up breakfast sandwiches like the Southie Scramble, eggs, bacon, sausage, onions, peppers, and cheese for $4.50 and lunchtime specialty sandwiches like Turkey Avocado Club and the Tuna Melt. Don’t feel like carbo-loading, Boston Bagel Co. offers wraps as well.
P.S. Gourmet (106 Dorchester Street)
Home of the legendary “Bucket” of coffee and the best local commercial ever, P.S. is a local favorite. Offering a multitude of flavors of coffee in both hot and iced, P.S. also has fresh baked goods and delicious breakfast sandwiches made to order. Stop by and check them out!
My Diner (455 East First Street)
My Diner is now open at the new development at the Distillery at 455 East First Street and will be serving breakfast and lunch from 6am-2:30pm. Deliveries are available from 7am-2pm.
Enjoy My Diner’s weekday special featuring 3 eggs, choice of bacon or sausage, and home fries & toast for just $4.99! Served weekdays from 6am-9am. Check out their website for a full menu!
Brunch anyone? The more glamorous alternative to just regular old breakfast, Southie is filled with great spots for brunch.
Amrhein’s (80 West Broadway)
The oldest restaurant in South Boston boasts one of the most popular brunches in town. Served Sundays from 10am-2pm, their brunch features classics like omelets, Belgian waffles, and chicken potpies. Reservations are recommended. (617) 925-6709.
Coppersmith (40 West Third Street)
When you walk into Coppersmith you’re immediately in awe of the space itself. Reclaimed steel, restored brick, exotic woods, multiple skylights, exposed timbers, and glass garage doors combine to create an air of openness, warmth, and brightness you can’t find anyplace else in the city. After you catch your breath from just how beautiful the space is you’ll probably notice the food trucks. In addition to regular brunch and dinner menus Coppersmith has two food trucks with rotating menus. They also have a fun cocktail list!
The Broadway – 726 East Broadway
The Broadway is one of Southie’s newest and more popular spots for brunch and features items that everyone in the family will love! Enjoy items like Cinnamon Monkey Bread, Huevos Rancheros Pizza, Corned Beef Hash Skillet! Don’t forget their brunch cocktails too like the Broadway Bloody Mary, Nitro Draft Espresso Martini, the Just Peachy Mimosa!
Hunters Kitchen + Bar (110 Dorchester Street)
There’s another choice for brunch in Southie! Hunter’s- 110 Dorchester Street – now proudly serves brunch featuring Southern comfort classics like Chicken + Waffles, Biscuts + Gravy, Honey Butter Cornbread and more! You can check out the menu here!
Lincoln Tavern (425 West Broadway)
Lincoln offers a delicious brunch seven days a week. With their brunch cocktails, to their breakfast pizza from the wood-fired oven, Lincoln is the perfect spot to clear out the cobwebs from the night before.
Local 149 (149 P Street)
Local 149 gives their spin on brunch with such dishes as stuffed french toast, eggs benedict, steak + tots, a breakfast taco and more! You can check out their menu here!
Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar (412 West Broadway)
This wildly popular spot serves up some Mexican classics like their amazing tacos as well omelets, french toast bites, steak + eggs bowl and more. Don’t forget to try their delicious margaritas too! You can check out the menu here.
Moonshine 152 (152 Dorchester Ave)
The hip and happening spot for brunch offers the Ron Swanson Brunch item and Baked Scrambled Eggs Enchilada. The food is delicious here and the vibe is relaxed.
Fat Baby (118 Dorchester Street)
Both Saturday and Sunday from 11am-3pm enjoy brunch items like bacon, egg + cheese on a bagel, matcha waffle and cheeseburger eggrolls! Cocktails include the classic Mai Tai, Loco Brew, and more! You can check out the menu here!
Capo (443 West Broadway)
Are you hungry? Capo is the spot for you! Feast on such deliciousness as Eggs in Purgatory, Peach + Bluberry Crepes, Spaghetti Pomodoro, Meatball Panini and oh, yeah….espresso martinis! For more information visit their website!
Coppersmith (40 West Third)
Just one more reason love Coppersmith! Their DIY Bloody Mary Bar is amazing! Enjoy Brunch Pizza, Grand Manier French Toast. With rooftop bar, patio, food trucks and fun and exciting events and specials, Coppersmith is THE place to be in Southie! It’s perfect spot to watch a game too!
Roza Lyons – 709 East Broadway
Roza Lyons is now serving brunch! Stop by this weekend and enjoy delicious brunch items like their Breakfast Burrito, Eggs Benedict, or the Lyons Omelet! Brunch is served from 10am-3pm on Saturday and Sunday! Don’t forget to order one of their amazing mimosas too!
The Playwright – 658 East Broadway
The Playwright’s brunch features items like Mac N’ Cheese, Spinach and Artichoke Dip, the Playwright Burger, Waffles and the Mexican Wrap!
Publico – 11 Dorchester Street
Publico is one of Southie’s favorite spots for brunch! Enjoy English Muffin Sliders, a Bag of Donuts, Eggs Benedict, Breakfast Burrito, Cheeseburger Hash and more! You can see the full brunch menu here!