Start your day off right with a hale and hearty morning meal at one of the city's best breakfast spots. Light eater? Try one of our award-winning coffee shops!

Biggby Coffee. This Michigan-based franchise offers 20 or so locations within 10 miles of downtown Grand Rapids. Coffee, tea, smoothies, fresh-baked goodies and more.

Cherie Inn. A casual European café serving gracious breakfasts and lunches since 1929.

MadCap Coffee. Winner of a national Good Food Award for its Los Lobos Costa Rican coffee. See how this famous coffee shop perfects the art of making a latte.

Omelette Shoppe. Two locations known for making omelets and baked goods with the freshest ingredients available.

One Trick Pony. Features a farm to table selection of breakfast items and pizzas and entrees. Open 11am - 4pm. In the summer, One Trick Pony has a pet friendly patio and the dogs receive a smoked marrow bone and water dish.

San Chez. Offers breakfast 7 days a week with fair trade coffees and whole leaf teas.

Margaux.  A farm-to-table breakfast buffet featuring made-to-order omelets and waffles, homemade yogurt parfaits, fresh fruit, a charcuterie board, breakfast meats and breads - along with a full-service bar - in a sophisticated yet friendly atmosphere.

Sundance Grill and Bar.  BLT Bloody Marys, Pama Mimosas, Taquitos & Eggs, Huevos Rancheros, Huge omelets, and a cinnamon roll as big as your head!

Wolfgangs. A Grand Rapids institution offering creative takes on diner-style breakfast dishes.

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Grand Rapids has a vibrant donut scene, with many local staples providing a fresh take on the classics and newcomers offering unique twists and innovative creations. To find out which Grand Rapids…