Breakfast - Best of 2016

Published Feb 24, 2016

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

2016 Winner

1. Black Bear Diner

Voters Love

"It doesn't matter where you find a Black Bear Diner they have the best breakfast. You will always receive the best food..." via Yale B.

Find It
700 Bancroft Road Walnut Creek CA 94598
  • Nominee for: Breakfast, California
    700 Bancroft Road, World Map Walnut Creek, CA
  • Nini's Coffee Shop, Cheap Eats, Food, Breakfast, Breakfast Sandwich, Brunch, Coffee Shop, 1000 North Idaho Street San Mateo CA 94401
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    1000 North Idaho Street, San Mateo, CA
  • Bill's Cafe, Cheap Eats, Food, Breakfast, Breakfast Sandwich, Brunch, 1115 Willow Street Santa Clara County San Jose CA 95125
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    1115 Willow Street, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Mama's Royal Cafe, Cheap Eats, Food, Breakfast, Breakfast Sandwich, 4012 Broadway North Oakland Oakland CA 94611
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    4012 Broadway, North Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Original Joe's Restaurant, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast Italian, 144 Taylor St San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    144 Taylor St, Civic Center San Francisco, CA
  • Rudy's Can't Fail Cafe, Cheap Eats, Food, Diner, Breakfast Sandwich, Brunch, Greasy Spoon, New American, Breakfast, Burger, 4081 Hollis Street Emeryville CA 94608
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    4081 Hollis Street, Emeryville, CA
  • Squat & Gobble Cafe, Food, Crepes, Brunch, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, Traditional American, 237 Fillmore St Hayes Valley San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • Crepevine, Cheap Eats, Food, Specialty Food and Drink, Crepes, Brunch, Breakfast, 624 Irving St Inner Sunset San Francisco CA 94122
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    624 Irving St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Tina's Place, Food, Traditional American, 2300 San Pablo Avenue Pinole CA 94564
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    2300 San Pablo Avenue, World Map Pinole, CA
  • Stacks', Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 501 Hayes St San Francisco CA 94102
    8. Stacks'
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    501 Hayes St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Art's Cafe, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 747 Irving St San Francisco CA 94122
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    747 Irving St, Inner Sunset San Francisco, CA
  • Jim's Coffee Shop, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 2333 Lincoln Ave Alameda CA 94501
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    2333 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, CA
  • Theresa & Johnny's Comfort Food, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 817 4th St San Rafael CA 94901
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    817 4th St, San Rafael, CA
  • Rose's Café, Cheap Eats Great Meals Restaurants, Breakfast California New American, 2298 Union St San Francisco CA 94123
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    2298 Union St, Cow Hollow San Francisco, CA
  • Seal Rock Inn, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, Point Lobos Ave & 48th Ave San Francisco CA 94121
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    Point Lobos Ave & 48th Ave, Outer Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Palo Alto Creamery, Cheap Eats Food Restaurants Specialty Food and Drink, Breakfast Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 566 Emerson St Palo Alto CA 94301
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    566 Emerson St, Santa Clara County Palo Alto, CA
  • Crepes on Cole, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 100 Carl St San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    100 Carl St, Cole Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Cafe Pacifica, Cheap Eats, Breakfast, 1821 Palmetto Ave World Map Pacifica CA 94044
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    1821 Palmetto Ave, World Map Pacifica, CA
  • Toast Eatery, Food, Breakfast Sandwich, New American, 1748 Church St Noe Valley San Francisco CA 94131
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • The Village Grill, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 160 W Portal Ave San Francisco CA 94127
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    160 W Portal Ave, West Portal San Francisco, CA
  • Katy's Kreek, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1680 Locust St Walnut Creek CA 94596
    Nominee for: Breakfast, New American
    1680 Locust St, World Map Walnut Creek, CA
  • Nominee for: Breakfast
    851 Cherry Ave, #16, World Map San Bruno, CA
  • Nominee for: Breakfast, Coffee Shop
    691 Chenery St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Sweet Pea's Cafe & Catering, Food, Specialty Food and Drink, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Crepes, Breakfast, Brunch, 453 N Santa Cruz Ave Santa Clara County Los Gatos CA 95030
    Nominee for: Breakfast, Brunch
    453 N Santa Cruz Ave, World Map Los Gatos, CA
  • Boogaloos, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Breakfast, 3296 22nd St San Francisco CA 94110
    19. Boogaloos
    Nominee for: Breakfast
    3296 22nd St, Mission San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 19,077
    Total Votes
  • 12,857
  • 121

The 2016 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 19,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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