Whether you like sweet or savory, an hours-long meal or something to eat on the go, healthy or artery-clogging, there is a perfect breakfast for you somewhere in America. Playboy editors and contributors have traveled the U.S. to find the nation’s best breakfasts. It didn’t matter if the restaurants were high-end or hole in the wall, all they had to be was good. Did your favorite make the cut as one of America’s 101 Breakfast spots? Check out the whole list below and visit our regional pages (Midwest, Northeast, South, and West) to find out what you should order when you drop by any of these outstanding eateries.


Sean Noyce

Sean Noyce

From addictive cinnamon rolls at a Swedish restaurant in Chicago, to comfort food in Cleveland, here are the best breakfasts in the Midwest.


Sean Noyce

Sean Noyce

From a pancake mecca on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, to a donut shop using an unexpected ingredient in Portland, Maine, read more about the best breakfasts in the Northeast.


Sean Noyce

Sean Noyce

From the ideal beignet in New Orleans, to smoothies at your last glimpse of civilization before heading into the Florida Everglades, check out the best breakfasts in the South.


Sean Noyce

Sean Noyce

From an epic meal in a lodge perched on the edge of a waterfall, to a perfect breakfast sandwich at stand in the middle a of bustling urban market, here are the best breakfasts out West.