Don's Country Kitchen - Oceanside
Don's Country Kitchen in Oceanside offers a classic diner-look and vibe to go with its all-American, country-style breakfast menu. Come here hungry and order the Country Stuffed Hash Browns featuring all the good stuff - bacon, sausage, American cheese, grilled onions, and country sausage gravy topped with over-easy eggs. Be sure to order their homemade biscuit! Hungover? Order a Man-Mosa, a man-sized Mimosa that is sure to cure your hangover or at least prepare you for a food-induced coma.
Lucky's Breakfast - North Park
Consider yourself lucky. Lucky's Breakfast in North Park has been the local's go-to breakfast joint for decades. People come here for their down-home, all-American breakfast menu such as eggs, bacon, sausage, ham, hash browns, hot cakes, and French toast. What makes this dining joint extra special is the atmosphere, Lucky, the owner, is usually cooking away, greeting you, and sometimes serving your food too! After your meal, expect to get a fortune cookie with a fortune that isn't always on the bright side of life! Tip: cash only!
Harry's Coffee Shop - La Jolla
What's not to love about an American breakfast diner? Grab a seat on the counter at Harry's Coffee Shop in La Jolla and get ready to eat an all-American breakfast in a dining joint with history. Harry's has been a breakfast hot spot since 1960, bringing classic, American breakfast grub to both locals and tourists alike. Taste the Eggs Benedict, featuring a toasted English muffin served open faced with two poached eggs topped with a creamy, super-tasty hollandaise sauce and your choice of ham, sausage patty, bacon strips, grilled turkey or Canadian bacon. Wake up with bottomless cups of coffee or two shots of Espresso.
Antique Row Cafe of El Cajon - El Cajon
Head on over to Antique Row Cafe in El Cajon and expect large breakfast portions so come here hungry! Taste the Denver Omelette Ham, a three-egg omelet stuffed with bell peppers, onions, cheese and tomatoes. Omelette's are served with your choice of their special "homestyle" breakfast potatoes, Monterey potato cakes, hashbrowns or grits, along with a choice of toast or homemade biscuit. Settle into your table and check out the vintage decor all around you!