"Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast." - Lewis Carroll

Baked Bliss

  • This wonderful bakery has operated out of owner Kim Cutler's home since 2012 and features cinnamon rolls, kolaches, and other baked treats.

  • 1114 North 15th Street

  • 7am-2pm Mon-Fri; 8am-1pm Sat; Closed Sun.

  • Gluten-free options available.

Cafe Cappuccino

  • From omelettes and waffles to quesadillas and breakfast burritos, Cafe Cappuccino has three locations in Waco to fit your breakfast, brunch, and lunchtime needs.

  • 100 North 6th Street / 903 Hewitt Drive / 1101 Richland Drive

  • 6am-2pm Mon-Sat; 7:30am-2pm Sun

Harold Waite Pancake & Steak

  • Eating at Harold Waite's Pancake & Steak House is like opening the door to a 1970s diner.

  • 941 Lake Air Drive

  • 7am-12pm Sun; 5:30am-12:30pm Mon-Sat.

Harvest on 25th

  • This wonderful little restaurant/cafe encourages you to “eat better, not less” and features standard fare as well as vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, as well.

  • 112 North 25th Street

  • 7am-2pm Tue-Sat; Closed Sun-Mon

Kim's Diner

  • 1950s retro diner features great breakfast and lunch options.

  • 2600 West Waco Drive

  • 6:30am-8pm Mon-Thu; 6:30am-9pm Fri; 8am-9pm Sat.

Lula Jane’s

  • Recently named to Yelp’s Top 100, Lula Jane’s features great coffee, breads, pastries, as well as an on-site vegetable, herb, and flower garden, complete with a water collection system to maintain the gardens.

  • 406 Elm Avenue

  • 7:30am-3pm Tues-Fri; 8am-3pm Sat; Closed Sun-Mon


  • Started by a Baylor grad, the Olive Branch features coffee sourced directly from the grower as well as a number of standard breakfast fare with a handful of veggie and gluten-free options, which The Wife appreciates

  • 215 South 2nd Street

  • 7am-3pm Mon-Fri; 8am-3pm Sat-Sun

William Hoyt Bagel & Brew

  • Featuring hand-rolled New York-style bagels with locally sourced schmears, William Hoyt will straight up take you to Brooklyn.

  • 1123 South 8th Street (behind Common Grounds)

  • 8am-2pm Mon; 8am-2pm Thu-Sun; Closed Tue-Wed.

World Cup Cafe & Fair Trade Market

  • The World Cup Cafe is a wonderful restaurant on a mission to help the Waco community by training Wacoans in the food service industry, and features breakfast options with loads of fair trade coffee options.

  • 1321 North 15th Street

  • 7am-2pm Mon-Fri; 8am-2pm Sat; Closed Sun.