Richard Walker's Pancake House San Diego is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

1. Richard Walker's Pancake House San Diego

9.0
520 Front St (at Market St), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · Marina · 196 tips and reviews

Rachel L.Rachel Lord: The Dutch Oven is very yummy too, havarti cheese and pancake crust with veggies in the middle, awesome!

Andrew H.Andrew Hill: Excellent scrambled eggs and waffle. They know exactly had to make both. Order the eggs ala carte to go with your waffle.

Michelle G.Michelle Galvin: Best pancake syrup ever!! It's nice and hot when you get it and its very sugary sweet but very light! It's very real syrup and "straight from the source" taste! :)

Snooze is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

2. Snooze

9.2
3940 5th Ave (btwn Washington & University Ave), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · Hillcrest · 233 tips and reviews

Becka B.Becka B: Cinnamon roll pancakes are no joke. All pancakes can be made gluten free . Breakfast tacos are HUGE...and amazing. Also try the breakfast pot pie (not GF)...tip: recipe on the wall by bathrooms :).

YaZ ….YaZ …: Amazing breakfast place, super amazing pancakes

Clinton D.Clinton Dotson: Gazpacho is the bomb. Socialist Pig not so much. Breakfast pot pie is also amazing. Worth the wait for sure. Very reasonable prices.

The Cottage is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

3. The Cottage

9.2
7702 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA
Breakfast Spot · Village · 143 tips and reviews

Christopher F.Christopher Freda: Stuffed French Toast was fantastic & the Mrs. loved the steel cut oatmeal.

La Broi W.La Broi Walton: Stuffed French toast is great and more than enough...just make sure to share it with someone or have your partner get something with eggs, meat, etc. if you want more than just delicious French Toast.

ZZubinZZubin: Nice patio seating to enjoy the beautiful SD weather and tons of great egg creations for a hearty breakfast. Even on a weekday its poppin in the morning

The Mission is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

4. The Mission

8.8
1250 J St (btwn 12th & 13th St), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · East Village · 126 tips and reviews

Michael D.Michael DeKeyser: Try the blueberry corn pancakes and make sure you get a side of the house potatoes. Amazing flavor, doesn't need salt.

David L.David LaSpaluto: My kids think one of the best things about visiting San Diego is having pancakes here (or the North Park location). Our favorite brunch place, hands down.

Teri P.Teri Pytel: Delicious, crunchy, sweet French toast as a small plate still gives you two huge slices. The fruit is so fresh!

The Original Pancake House is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

5. The Original Pancake House

8.9
3906 Convoy St, San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · Kearny Mesa · 90 tips and reviews

Turath A.Turath Alkhafaji: Eggs are fluffy, Bacon is crisp, pancakes are amazing! If you have a sweet tooth try the chocolate chip pancakes!

Monique R.Monique Ramsey: OMG - just order any kind of pancakes- amazing! Read more.

Suzanne L.Suzanne LeBlanc: Best and freshest breakfast and ingredients all 4 if us have ever had. Potato pancakes, omelette, eggs Benedict, blueberry pancakes, yum

The Mission is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

6. The Mission

9.0
2801 University Ave (btwn 28th & Utah St), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · North Park · 102 tips and reviews

Andrea C.Andrea Cheng: I always get the soy chorizo plate and a side of French Toast. Their French Toast is to die for.

Just H.Just Hampton: Go early (before 830a) to avoid waiting or opt to sit at the bar if it is available, very busy on weekends but worth the wait, French Toast FTW!

Daniel L.Daniel L.: Possibly the best breakfast in SD? Don't leave without getting the rosemary potatoes on your plate somehow. Super friendly staff - bar seating is the best way to go.

Kono's Surf Club Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

7. Kono's Surf Club Cafe

8.7
704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA
Café · Pacific Beach · 70 tips and reviews

OrganikSEOOrganikSEO: The BEST breakfast spot you can afford with portion sizes you can share. Not to mention the deck overlooking Pacific Beach pier to enjoy with your meal. Highly recommend Big Breakfast #2!

Roger M.Roger Ma: One of the best breakfast joints in SD! Get the big breakfast or their breakfast burrito and sit at the patio right next to the pier!

brad h.brad h: Big breakfast #1 was delicious. And we'll worth the money. It would probably be enough for two small eaters.

Cafe 222 is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

8. Cafe 222

8.5
222 Island Ave (at 2nd Ave), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · Marina · 117 tips and reviews

yoruhanayoruhana: Must try their peanut butter & banana stuffed french toast, made famous by Food Network "Best Thing I Ever Ate". Fresh juices & always check out specials. Read more.

whitney n.whitney nicole.: Banana bread french toast was delicious! As was pb banana french toast! Great coffee, good service!

Mary D.Mary Delafield: An awesome breakfast menu and very reasonable prices! Near the convention center. Dine Al Fresco on the terrace rather than the street side.

Cafe 21 is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

9. Cafe 21

8.5
802 5th Ave (at F St), San Diego, CA
Café · Gaslamp · 210 tips and reviews

Ana Lucia N.Ana Lucia Novak: Must have the blueberry pancakes; any crepe dish will satisfy and specialty teas and coffee are a must try.

Kashmir H.Kashmir Hill: Excellent coloring/toy box for kids. And great service. We had rib omelet, shrimp corn cakes, lamb sandwich and blueberry pancakes. Pancakes and corn cakes are the way to go here.

Eric T.Eric Thomas: Fantastic French toast prepared with care. Friendly staff with nice atmosphere. Would highly recommend.

Harry's Coffee Shop is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

10. Harry's Coffee Shop

9.3
7545 Girard Ave (at Torrey Pines Rd), La Jolla, CA
Coffee Shop · 54 tips and reviews

La Jolla Blue BookLa Jolla Blue Book: Great Pancakes! Must try the corned beef hash & eggs!

Corey W.Corey Wittman: Try the oatmeal pancakes with pecans and blueberries if you want something unique. Also, try the chocolate milkshake with double espresso.

Mags T.Mags TL: Cute little 60's coffee shop. Busy in the morning but we only had to wait ten minutes to be seated! Delicious breakfast food :)

Snooze Eatery is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

11. Snooze Eatery

8.6
3435 Del Mar Heights Rd Ste D3 (at El Camino Real), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · Carmel Valley · 64 tips and reviews

Godiva L.Godiva Liu: Chai lattes excellent. Big appetite? Get the bkfst burrito. Pancakes & French Toast rock! Faves inc. Strawberry Fields & PB Cup. Lots of GF options. Everything delish! Fun vibe, great service.

Rikki G.Rikki Gonzales: You can try each bennedict by doing half and half orders! Nicholas was the nicest server!! And the pineapple upside down pancake was delicious!

Alanoud A.Alanoud Aljammaz: They have a good french toast and their egg is very delicious. Try their juan's breakfast tacos and add barbacoa beef 👍🏻

Fig Tree Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

12. Fig Tree Cafe

8.6
5119 Cass St (btwn Sapphire & Tourmaline St), San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · Pacific Beach · 45 tips and reviews

Alexandra M.Alexandra McKirkzz: Favorite Breakfast in San Diego! To die for French Toast and superb variety of Eggs Benedict's to choose from. Everything is delicious!

Matt H.Matt Hiler: The breakfast casserole special (if available) and the meatloaf hash are brilliant

Rachel H.Rachel Halladay: Get the stuffed French toast.. Marscapone cheese, mangos and strawberries along with the best French toast in SD! You can't go wrong!

Great Maple is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

13. Great Maple

8.9
1451 Washington St (btwn Lincoln & Cleveland Ave), San Diego, CA
American Restaurant · University Heights · 113 tips and reviews

Jose G.Jose Giron: Best place for drinks and breakfast after a long night of drinking. Food is delicious.

Arturo P.Arturo Perzabal: My Favorite place to have Breakfast in San Diego! Everything is Delicious.... but the Chilaquiles OMG out of this world!! Also great servers!!

Devon T.Devon Tangas: Omg! So much maple and bacon and amazing breakfast food! Beware the French toast! It is not a tiny order. Be hungry when you go here and be prepared to be amazed!

Parkhouse Eatery is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

14. Parkhouse Eatery

8.6
4574 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA
Breakfast Spot · University Heights · 58 tips and reviews

Dana C.Dana C: Maybe one of the best breakfasts in San Diego. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu, but their benedict is the best I've ever had. All their bread is from Hillcrest's Bread & Cie Read more.

Angela E.Angela Elizabeth: One of my favorite places for breakfast. for a lighter fare, the yogurt parfait is fantastic. Or if you want a hearty meal get your eggs with the portugeuse sausage!

Julia W.Julia Watson: You MUST try the Pumpkin & Spice pancakes WITH the raspberry purée! ...Just trust me on this one... Thank me later ;)

Naked Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Breakfast Food in San Diego.

15. Naked Cafe

8.6
3555 Rosecrans St, San Diego, CA
Café · Midway District · 31 tips and reviews

Sarah R.Sarah Rogers: the buff breakfast burritos are amazing!

Laura G.Laura Gipson: The Yin and Yang is my favorite, and for the guys you can't really beat the buff breakfast burrito. It's a big hearty portion but very healthy! And the pink lotus mimosa is very refreshing.

Garrett R.Garrett Richardson: I LOVE this place. The wheat pancakes are delicious with nuts and bananas. And the Pesto Scrambled is amazzzzzing. Very healthy and friendly staff.