Get your day started with a hearty brunch or breakfast while visiting the Kenosha Area! Here are just 11 of the places we recommend – some places even offer breakfast all day!
1. The Coffee Pot
A Kenosha Classic, The Coffee Pot serves up the old-time breakfast diner vibes we need! Serving you up homemade creations such as Corned Beef Hash (slow roasted in-house), the Harbor Benedict (carved from the bone ham), unique daily specials, and more. The locally roasted Colombian coffee is a must - unless you want to try one of the best Bloody Mary’s in town that is! If you’re staying in Kenosha for the night, you can even book The Coffee Pot Inn located above the restaurant!
2. The Apis Hotel & Restaurant
Stop by The Apis located in the Downtown Area for brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 9am-2pm. The Apis is always adding new magic to the menu with seasonal updates, and fun new additions. Enjoy both sweet and savory options along with your favorite basics, while you sip your mimosas! Stay overnight in one of six chic suites!
3. Bristol 45 Diner
Travel back in time at the Bristol 45 Diner! The 50’s and 60’s theme makes getting breakfast an experience. Pancakes, waffles, and mashed potatoes and gravy are just a few of the made-from-scratch faves! To make it even better, The Bristol 45 serves Breakfast all day long! Venture out West of the interstate to find this iconic Kenosha County gem!
4. The Buzz Café
Coffee, teas, fresh baked goods, and breakfast options are all yours at The Buzz! You can dine in and enjoy the urban atmosphere or do carry out! There’s always something new at The Buzz, so keep your eyes open for their drink of the month and seasonal menu additions!
5. Franks’ Diner
As seen on “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives”, we have Franks’ Diner! This is the oldest operating lunch car diner in the United States! Homemade bread, charming old-time vibes, and the iconic and acclaimed “garbage plate” are calling your name!
6. La Fogata Mexican Grill
Every day from 11am-2pm enjoy the incredible brunch at La Fogata Mexican Grill! From Breakfast Burritos, to Huevos Rancheros, to a beautiful Veggie Breakfast, you won’t be disappointed. Add a Bloody Mary or Michilada to your breakfast, or a Mimosa! You can even head over to their website and choose to look at the vegan and gluten free menu options!
7. Café at the Stella
Café at the Stella is the perfect spot to recharge and enjoy a cup of coffee and breakfast! The calm atmosphere makes it a great space to work, meet, and connect with others. They proudly serve Seattle’s Best Coffee along with smoothies, teas, baked goods, breakfast sandwiches, and more. Whether you stayed overnight at The Stella Hotel & Ballroom or not, stop by!
8. The Red Oak Restaurant
Come enjoy Sunday Brunch at The Red Oak from 9am-2pm. Locally fresh and seasonal meals prepared in a relaxed and warm atmosphere! Items on a recent brunch menu included Pumpkin Pancakes, The Red Oak Breakfast Sandwich, and Bourbon Apple French Toast!
9. The Daily Dose Café
What began as a quaint coffee shop in the heart of Kenosha has grown and become a breakfast and lunch favorite among locals and tourists alike! Known for their made-from scratch menu, they pride themselves in using the best ingredients! Daily Dose is more than just a coffee and breakfast spot - it’s like home!
10. Capt. Mike's Beer & Burger Bar
Captain Mike’s is more than beer and burgers, they have breakfast too! Swing by Saturdays and Sundays from 8am-11am! Legend has it - you sometimes may even run into Captain Mike himself!
11. Union Park Tavern
Formerly known as “Pete’s Place”, Union Park Tavern is your neighborhood pub and live music destination - but did you know they serve a killer brunch on the weekend? Head over from 9am-3pm on Saturday and Sunday for flapjacks, biscuits and gravy, and more local favorites!
After breakfast, start exploring Kenosha! Use our FUN 101 list (101 Things to See & Do for $10 & Under - Many are FREE!) to get started!
Menu items and business hours are subject to change. This is just a sampling of restaurants that offer breakfast in Kenosha County.