Breakfast on Catalina Island. : Catalina Express

Breakfast on Catalina Island.

waffles with strawberries and whip cream

You never want to skip the most important meal of the day on Catalina Island. From spicy breakfast burritos to gooey cinnamon rolls, fuel up on some tasty options to kick start your day.

Pancake Cottage

The Pancake Cottage, located right when you arrive in town, has all your favorite breakfast foods. It wouldn’t be called The Pancake Cottage if they didn’t make a mean stack of flapjacks. They also serve a variety of Mexican breakfast favorites like huevos rancheros and breakfast burritos. A personal fave is the waffle topped with strawberries and whip cream.

French toast from Jack's Country Kitchen

Original Jack’s Country Kitchen

There is something about breakfast that screams comfort food. Located on Sumner Ave. just a few doors up from the Green Pleasure Pier, Original Jack’s Country Kitchen serves you hearty meals just like your mom used to make. This old-school diner specializes in classic favorites like steak and eggs and an omelet customized just how you like it. On the sweet side, their famous Portuguese French Toast is a must try.

Cinnamon Rolls from Catalina Cookie Co.

Catalina Coffee & Cookie Company

In a hurry? Grab a cup of coffee and decadent pastry at Catalina Coffee & Cookie Co. This lovely coffee shop located in the Metropole Market Place is perfect place to stop and get a quick bite eat on your way to your next Catalina adventure. Serving a variety of coffee drinks like their famous chocolate or white mocha, a coffee-lover will find a fun drink to indulge with. The cinnamon rolls are to die for with the gooey icing. A can’t miss when on the Island.

Bistro at the Atwater

Bistro at the Atwater

Adjacent to Hotel Atwater, Bistro at the Atwater offers a wide selection of grab and go breakfast items, including baked goods, breakfast bagels and muffins, sandwiches, wraps, salads and more. The Bistro is also a great spot to grab your morning cup of coffee or tea, as well as cool and refreshing smoothies, juices and other specialty drinks.

Island Donuts

Located on the corner of Clarissa Ave. and Crescent Ave., Island Donut is Catalina Island’s newest addition. There is nothing like a classic donut to kickstart your day, and Island Donuts will satisfy that craving. They have all the classic donuts as well as some specialty flavors. 

No matter what you prefer to eat for breakfast, Catalina Island has you covered. Make sure to visit anyone of these great places next time you are on the Island. Start planning your next Catalina getaway at CatalinaExpress.com.

Daily Boat Trips To Catalina Island

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Escape To Catalina Island

Leave the hustle and bustle of the "mainland" behind. Catalina Island is the perfect place to take a break from the demands of daily life. With so many activities to choose from, your visit to Catalina Island can be adventure-packed or filled with rest and relaxation. With its year round Mediterranean climate, it's the ideal place to enjoy ocean air and sunshine.