Breakfast - Best of 2016

Published May 18, 2016

When the hardest choice is sweet or savory, you know you're in for a treat! Who has the best breakfast menu?

Winner
2016 Winner

1. The Mission

Voters Love

"I love The Mission! The service, food, and coffee are all five stars in my book. I am gluten free, and as someone with..." via Anna Joy

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Multiple Locations
  • The Mission, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Breakfast, Healthy Lunch, Vegetarian, Sandwich Shop, 2801 University Ave  North Park San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Breakfast
    3940 5th Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Cafe on Park, Cheap Eats, Restaurants, Breakfast, New American, 3831 Park Blvd Hillcrest San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    3831 Park Blvd, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Mama Kat's Restaurant & Pie Shop, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, Sandwich Shop, Diner, 950 W. San Marcos Blvd. Suites J&K San Marcos CA 92078
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    950 W. San Marcos Blvd. Suites J&K, San Marcos, CA
  • The Original Pancake House, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 14905 Pomerado Rd. Poway CA 92064 160 South Rancho Santa Fe Rd. Encinitas CA 92024 3906 Convoy Street San Diego CA 92111 41377 Margarita Rd. Temecula CA 92591 435 South Melrose Dr. Vista CA 92081
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • Hash House a-Gogo, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, 3628 5th Ave Hillcrest San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    3628 5th Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    2271 1st Ave, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Kono's Cafe, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 704 Garnet Ave San Diego CA 92109
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    704 Garnet Ave, Pacific Beach San Diego, CA
  • The Trails Eatery, Cheap Eats, Specialty Food and Drink, Breakfast, Coffee Shop, 7389 Jackson Drive San Diego CA 92119
    Nominee for: Breakfast, Coffee Shop
    7389 Jackson Drive, San Diego, CA
  • Broken Yolk Café, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 1851 Garnet Ave San Diego CA 92109
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    1851 Garnet Ave, Pacific Beach San Diego, CA
  • Tip Top Meats, Cheap Eats, Specialty Food and Drink, Breakfast, Gourmet Grocery, 6118 Paseo Del Norte Carlsbad Carlsbad CA 92011
    6118 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA
  • Richard Walker's Pancake House, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, 520 Front St East Village San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    520 Front St, East Village San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    4620 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA
  • Shades Oceanfront Bistro, Cheap Eats Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants, Breakfast Neighborhood Bar New American Seafood Steakhouse, 5083 Santa Monica Ave San Diego CA 92107
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    5083 Santa Monica Ave, Ocean Beach San Diego, CA
  • Multiple locations
  • Beach Grass Café, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 159 S Hwy 101 Solana Beach CA 92075
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    159 S Hwy 101, Encinitas Solana Beach, CA
  • Swami's Cafe, Cheap Eats, Healthy Lunch, Breakfast, 1163 S Coast Highway 101 Encinitas Encinitas CA 92024
    Nominee for: Healthy Lunch, Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    1802 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside Oceanside, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    700 E St, Chula Vista, CA
  • The Old Townhouse Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, 4941 Newport Ave Ocean Beach San Diego CA 92194
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    4941 Newport Ave, Ocean Beach San Diego, CA
  • Cafe 222, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 222 Island Ave San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    222 Island Ave, Gaslamp San Diego, CA
  • Allen's Alley, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, Diner, 124 Hanes Pl Vista Vista CA 92084
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    124 Hanes Pl, Vista Vista, CA
  • Charlie's Family Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, 210 N Ivy St Escondido CA 92025
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    210 N Ivy St, Escondido, CA
  • Nominee for: Breakfast
    6971 El Camino Real, World Map Carlsbad, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    5150 Waring Rd, San Diego, CA
Contest Overview
  • 45,642
    Total Votes
  • 29,146
    Voters
  • 153
    Winners

The 2016 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 45,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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