Best breakfast spots in Dallas

sysadmin | January 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

The only thing that makes getting out of bed enjoyable is the best breakfast in Dallas South! Whether you’re on the hunt for a special brunch gathering spot or a casual breakfast that’s easy to grab and go, we’ve gathered up a few local favorites to suit every occasion, mood, and food preference when that breakfast-time hunger hits. Happy eating!

Jonathan’s Oak Cliff

For some Southern hospitality and a mouthwatering menu full of local ingredients, head straight to Jonathan’s Oak Cliff! Popularly known for their delicious home-spun comfort food, likes breakfast tacos, pork chops & eggs, waffles and many more delicious delicacies! Jonathan’s Oak Cliff boasts a wide-ranging menu including Danger Dogs (pancake battered, deep-fried turkey sausage links), and the diner’s legendary fried chicken & waffle. Be sure to try the Nooner Burger or bread, you’ll definitely be thanking us once you do. 

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 1111 N Beckley Ave, Dallas, TX 75203

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-946-2221

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Tuesdays- Sundays 9:30am-2:30pm

The Breakfast Bar

Known for bringing city dining to the town centre of Waltham Cross, the Breakfast Bar is the perfect place for breakfast, lunch and dinner!Locals can’t seem to get enough of their patisseries, sandwiches, fresh coffee, cakes, full English breakfast and homely environment. If you only have time to go to one great breakfast restaurant in Dallas South, The breakfast bar has just what you need and then some.

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀:  4507 S 2nd Ave, Dallas, TX 75210

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 469-309-0632

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Tuesdays- Saturdays 7am-4pm

Odd Fellows

Welcome to the hub for community activity and a vibrant cornerstone of  flavorful meals. Oddfellows is a casual, comfortable restaurant featuring a chef-driven menu that combines classic American fare with a selection of seasonal dishes! Hearty portions, deep-cut flavors and a chance to dine in an open air space makes Odd Fellows an excellent breakfast spot.

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀:  316 W 7th St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-944-5958

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Mondays- Saturdays 7am-10pm and Sundays 7am-9pm


In the mood for breakfast at all hours of the day? Then you’ll love this favorite West End eatery which is a classic for big plates of hearty comfort-food standards. Ellen’s is most famous for their Grits, whether from cheesy Cajun shrimp grits to deep fried grits, and even eggs Benedict grits you can’t deny the powers of this very inventive culinary scene. 

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 1790 N Record St, Dallas, TX 75202

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿:469-676-6566

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Mondays-Saturdays 7am-pm and Sundays 7am-2pm

𝗪𝗵𝗶𝘁𝗲 R𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗼

Welcome to the White Rhino, the  birthplace of relationships, friendships, and even marriages. With its charming locations  in Cedar Hill, Waxahachie, Red Oak and Bishop Arts, you’ll feel like you’ve fallen into a pool of freshly roasted beans the minute you walk through the door. Their seasonal versions of your favorite coffee combinations, food and drinks are definitely something worth trying!

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 233 W 7th St Suite 120, Dallas, TX 75208,

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿:469-676-6566

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Sundays- Thursday 7am-7pm and Fridays-Saturdays 7am-7pm

The Wild Detectives

Sniff, slurp and discuss this hip Bishop Arts bookstore/coffee shop/bar.  The Wild Detectives is an independent Bookstore Bar Venue in Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX, whose aim is to encourage community-driven cultural conversation.If you’re a serious coffee lover who always thinks one cup isn’t enough, then their “bottomless brew” and the new “Six” is just right for you!

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 314 W Eighth St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-942-0108

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Daily 10am-12pm

La Reunión

Reunite with your fellow coffee loving friends at La Reunion! This isn’t your average run-of-the-mill coffee shop, it switches into bar mode after dark, adding craft cocktails and street style tacos to their menu of craft  style coffees.

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 229 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Daily 8am-12am

Davis Street Espresso

Davis Street Espresso is a simplistic coffee shop residing in Oak Cliff. With highly knowledgeable baristas and with the calm aura, it offers all who visit a bright place to spend some time. Be sure to try any one of these top-notch coffee creations, trust us when we say it’ll keep you going back for more!

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 819 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-941-0381

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Sundays-Fridays 6am-3pm and Saturdays at 7am-6pm

Espumoso coffee

  You may not think of Empanadas and coffee as going together, but that’s exactly what Espumoso is offering and patrons can’t seem to get enough. Espumoso Caffe is a Latin Coffee Shop that offers tasty Empanadas, Açaí Bowls, Smoothies and Mouth-Watering Flan with your most favored coffee. So whether you’re stopping for your morning coffee, lunch, or an afternoon snack, They’ve got you covered!

 𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀:  408 N Bishop Ave #105, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-942-0108

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Daily 10am-12pm

Serve House

Relax and sip a meticulously thought-out latte in Serve House. Serve is known for more than just their classic coffee combos, they’re also famous for whipping up amazing superfood bowls such as their one and only Blue Mermaid acai bowls made out of the world’s first and only expicient free and non-chemically extracted blue spirulina. If you’re looking for something out of this world, they’ll be happy to serve you!

 𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 320 W Eighth St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 972-290-0009

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀:Sundays  10am-12pm

Wayward coffee co.

With a touch of nostalgia and whimsy, Wayward  Coffee co. is the kind of cafe you want to while away the day in. A 1975 VW bus was their mobile setup when they first landed in the Bishop Arts District. With their highly skillful and diverse culture of Baristas, Wayward Coffee co offers a unique culture and environment for all those who wish to bond through the drinks they make, the conversations they facilitate, or the experiences they help create.

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 1318 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-613-6193

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Daily 7am-7pm

The Salty Donut 

Set in the heart of Bishop Arts District, The Salty Donut offers everything from classic lattes to a blend made from a double shot of espresso combined with their house-made Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal milk. They also boast a 24-hour brioche dough that’s shaped into rounds and lavished with toppings like guava and cream cheese, candied bacon and maple glaze, or tres leches. With its rich variety in coffee pairings, your mornings just got better.

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 414 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 972-707-9889

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Tuesdays-Thursdays 7:30am-6pm

Hola Cafe Dallas

Hola Cafe is perfect for our new normal of grab-and-go. Their simple menu of coffee drinks and a few pastries makes it easy to stop by in the morning on your way back to your couch or if you’re in a rush for your early morning coffee confection.

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀: 416 N Tyler St, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 972-863-8592

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Monday- Friday 6:30am-3pm


Start your day with a brewed awakening in the “Locals Living Room!”

Brewed is all about creating comfort, great conversations, and magical moments for all who visit. Their chef-inspired menu, got you covered for all Texas Craft Coffee & Beer lovers. You won’t want to miss the most favored place where people come to EAT-DRINK-GATHER!

𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀:  111 W Davis St #170, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗻𝘂𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿: 214-494-9160

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Monday- Friday 7am-3pm Saturdays- Sunday 8am-3pm

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