Clinton St. Baking Co. & Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

1. Clinton St. Baking Co. & Restaurant

9.1
4 Clinton St (at E Houston St), New York, NY
Bakery · Lower East Side · 789 tips and reviews

Anne E.Anne Ebeling: Well worth the wait - easily my favorite brunch spot in the city. Southern breakfast is amazing. Biscuit sandwich and brioche french toast also fantastic.

Emily H.Emily Hughes: The hype is true! I've had breakfast and dinner here and both were equally good. They make amazing lattes and the blueberry pancakes are definitely worth trying! Also the oatmeal was delicious!

Plwm B.Plwm Bwm: Worth the wait to get a table. Recommend going to Cocoa Bar for a couple of hot chocolates while waiting for your table. The waffle & pancakes with male butter is superb.

Bubby's is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

2. Bubby's

9.1
120 Hudson St (btwn Franklin & Moore St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Tribeca · 460 tips and reviews

Jenny S.Jenny Sims: Amazing pancakes, sausage and eggs. Make sure to come super hungry - everything is really rich!

Reyna B.Reyna B: The best french toast and pies I,'ve ever tried! The best place for brunch! And it opens 24 hrs from Tuesday to Sunday.

Will P.Will Prestes: Best sour cream pancakes I ever head. Kudos for the organic and delicious maple syrup. All served around midnight :)

Maialino is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

3. Maialino

9.4
2 Lexington Ave (at Gramercy Park N), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Gramercy Park · 428 tips and reviews

Tim S.Tim Shey: Go for the best brunch in town... Raviolo al Uovo, with a whole egg yolk inside, is particularly awesome. Great breakfast spot on weekdays, too.

The Food SlutsThe Food Sluts: While mostly known for dinner, brunch is great, too. Try the sweet ricotta pancakes ($15) and the delicious pork sausages ($7). Read more.

lisa l.lisa lim: Scrambled eggs cacio e pepe - super tasty. Maialino Contadino (poached eggs with market veg) fresh and delicious. One of the few places that that doesn't over poach their eggs.

Cafe Cluny is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

4. Cafe Cluny

9.2
284 W 12th St (at W 4th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · West Village · 243 tips and reviews

Sam M.Sam Madden: Short rib hash was amazing, as were the eggs Benedict, and egg sandwich club. If you're in the West Village you can't go wrong here

Collin N.Collin Ng: amazing quaint little place in the west village. AMAZING brunch. The breakfast sandwich was one of the best i've ever had, and the frites were executed perfectly.

Steven Y.Steven Y: Great cozy French place for brunch - try the brioche french toast and the breakfast club sandwich; be sure to come early to avoid the lines

Balthazar is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

5. Balthazar

9.3
80 Spring St (at Crosby St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · SoHo · 953 tips and reviews

From The World B.From The World Blog: Amazing breakfast options, like scrambled eggs in puffy pastry, eggs en cocotte or red fruit waffles. At lunch and dinner, everything is also perfect.

Reemo A.Reemo Almanie: For breakfast you must try the french toast on the most delicious french toast i've tried. Great service and the food over all very good.

Meredith B.Meredith Blechman: Best brunch for people watching and delicious food. I love the poached eggs and soldiers, and their baked goods are heavenly.

Spicy Village is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

6. Spicy Village

9.2
68B Forsyth St (btwn Grand & Hester), New York, NY
Chinese Restaurant · Lower East Side · 139 tips and reviews

Real Cheap EatsReal Cheap Eats: Try the pork pancake, which holds "a decent helping of minced pork that is doused liberally with hoisin sauce and topped with cilantro." Don't forget to add chili oil! Read more.

Beth B.Beth Bates: Spicy big tray chicken with hand pulled noodles added and plenty of pancakes on the side (I liked the beef pancakes the best) for dipping into the delicious spicy stew.

Jenn W.Jenn Wong: Pork pancake is so good! Perfect amount of savory spice and a few fresh pieces of cilantro! :)

Cookshop is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

7. Cookshop

9.2
156 10th Ave (btwn W 19th St & W 20th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Chelsea · 465 tips and reviews

Teresa R.Teresa Ro: I came here for brunch and tried Sheep's Milk Ricotta & the French Toast- both super good! Also while you're here, get yourself a brunchtime cocktail...they're known for their bloody marys.

Ana C.Ana Castro: Best brunch in Manhattan. Fried egg sandwich and the egg white frittata are to die for. The coffee is also super nice and sourced by Brooklyn roasting company.

Jessica M.Jessica M.: Incredible brunch - fried egg sandwich, egg scramble, and spicy fries were all perfection. Make a res and bypass the crowds.

Lafayette is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

8. Lafayette

9.1
380 Lafayette St (btwn Great Jones & E 4th St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · NoHo · 360 tips and reviews

Diane M.Diane Martin: One of my fave new brunch spots! Everything I've had is delicious. The pamplemousse is a perfect brunch cocktail and the lemon pancakes are awesome. The restaurant is spacious and beautiful as well.

Lori L.Lori Luo: Part bakery, part bistro, Lafayette serves an array of French-inspired dishes. Opt for the Salmon Benedict or Lemon Pancakes for brunch, and don't forget to share the Boulangerie Basket.

EaterEater: The sprawling French brasserie from Andrew Carmellini and team is everything an all day restaurant should be. It's great for a relaxed breakfast, a business lunch, or a steak frites dinner. Read more.

Cafe Mogador is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

9. Cafe Mogador

9.4
101 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st Ave & Avenue A), New York, NY
Moroccan Restaurant · East Village · 356 tips and reviews

AlexanderAlexander: Great for breakfast. Cheap and delish. Get your coffee drinks without cinnamon. Also great brunch combos.

Stephanie J.Stephanie Johnson: middle eastern eggs (poached) were splendid. every element I need in a great breakfast: great poach, good bread for yolk soaking, some yummy greens and a good spread option to combine the elements.

Julie D.Julie Dbjay: Roasted eggplant w/tahini and grilled lamb for dinner, moroccan eggs for breakfast, pancakes for brunch, greek salad for lunch, you name it, its good! And that new bread...

Buvette is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

10. Buvette

9.5
42 Grove St (btwn Bedford & Bleecker St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · West Village · 438 tips and reviews

Andrea G.Andrea Galambos: Breakfast here during the week is peaceful and delicious. Sit outdoors, order a cappuccino (one of the best I've had) and try the Croque Forestier (a spin on the traditional with mushrooms & tomatoes)

Maria N.Maria Nardone: Love love love every breakfast selection!! 💖

Adeline T.Adeline T: Salmon & scrambled eggs with capers and creme fraiche! A must!

Bluestone Lane Collective Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

11. Bluestone Lane Collective Cafe

9.2
55 Greenwich Ave (at Perry St), New York, NY
Café · West Village · 176 tips and reviews

Chelsea L.Chelsea LaSalle: the brekkie board is the perfect amount of food (and the avocado toast is amazing)

Globetrottergirls D.Globetrottergirls Dani: Great Aussie coffee shop with yummy Aussie breakfast!

Santi A.Santi Amaya: Cute spot, with good food and a friendly staff. Service is slow so don't come if you're in a hurry. Get the Brekkie Board for a light breakfast with the perfect combination of savory and sweet.

Tompkins Square Bagels is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

12. Tompkins Square Bagels

9.1
165 Avenue A (btwn E 10th St & E 11th St), New York, NY
Bagel Shop · East Village · 312 tips and reviews

Tash K.Tash Kouri: We always get French Toast Bagel with Choco Chip Cream Cheese and Blueberry with Blueberry. So good!!!

Carrie G.Carrie G: One of the best bacon, egg, and cheese sandwiches I've ever had. Also, the French Toast bagel is outstanding ;-)

SarahSarah: Literally the best bagel I've eaten ever. Also amazing breakfast burrito! They have a decent selection of tofu cream cheese flavors as well.

Russ & Daughters Café is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

13. Russ & Daughters Café

9.4
127 Orchard St (btwn Rivington St & Delancey St), New York, NY
Café · Lower East Side · 237 tips and reviews

ArmandoArmando: Get a classic spread of smoked fish, cream cheese, and a bagel, matzoh brei, or scrambled eggs with lox and onion. For the less classically-inclined, there's also chocolate babka french toast.

EaterEater: Check out their brunch. Get a classic spread of smoked fish, cream cheese, and a bagel, or go for one of the egg dishes, like matzoh brei, or scrambled eggs with lox and onion. Read more.

Tyler L.Tyler Lund: Excellent New York breakfast food like bagels and lox in an old fashioned ice cream parlor like atmosphere. The Jewish comfort food menu is good but pricey. The bagels are good though a bit small

Joseph Leonard is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

14. Joseph Leonard

9.4
170 Waverly Pl (btwn Christopher & W 10th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · West Village · 355 tips and reviews

Chris B.Chris Bier: Fantastic brunch- got the shrimp and grits, egg sandwich, and hash browns. All solid picks.

Noah W.Noah Weiss: This is the best brunch in the city. Breakfast sandwich with sriracha Brussels sprouts, avocado toast with poached eggs, and country fried bacon with honey and Tabasco. Don't overlook the Bloody Mary.

Alice N.Alice Nam: Avocado toast, brussels sprout, and egg sandwich! Loved the hired non-alcoholic cocktail too. But the most amazing part was the SERVICE. Thank you for the amazing brunch experience

Locanda Verde is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in New York City.

15. Locanda Verde

9.4
377 Greenwich St (at N Moore St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Tribeca · 471 tips and reviews

Dinesh P.Dinesh Prajapati: Love this place- dinner is great- good solid food, breakfast is nice - come on guys very Nice:)

Hide in D.Hide in DumboNYC: Yes the chicken is great here, but the weekend brunch is great. Apple cider doughnuts and lemon ricotta pancakes are worth the wait.

Jenn P.Jenn P: Fresh ricotta with truffle honey and burnt orange toast, and lemon ricotta pancakes...oh my!