6 Best Breakfast & Brunch Spots in Winter Park, CO

Is there anything better than a yummy scrumptious breakfast or enjoying a lazy weekend brunch? Whether you’re picking something up quickly on the go, or spending the long hours of the morning enjoying food with friends and loved ones, there’s something special about breakfast. I mean, breakfast is the most important meal of the day, isn’t it?

With so many different restaurants in Winter Park, the choices can be a little overwhelming. But, with so many options, the good news is that there’s a place for every palate, and a little something for everyone. To help your search, here are our six favorite breakfast & brunch spots that are simply the best of the best in Winter Park.

1. Wake N’ Bacon

Bacon lovers rejoice! This local’s favorite is at the top of everyone’s list as a no-miss spot while visiting Winter Park. The menu from has been crafted around a love of bacon, but still has a variety of vegetarian options to satisfy those looking for something lighter. Wake N’ Bacon only uses only the freshest and best ingredients they can get their hands on, and look for locally-sourced ingredients when they can. Feel assured dining at this establishment, as they pride themselves on treating their staff well, and ensure that everyone who works there is taken care of.

Local’s Tip: Try one of their bacon biscuit sandwiches! They are sure to please anyone in your group.

(970) 363-7520

78415 US-40
Unit 200E
Winter Park, CO 80482

 

2. Goodys Mountain Creperie

Lighter than pancakes and filled with endless possibilities, crepes are the perfect pick for breakfast. This French street food can be made with either sweet or savory options, and is a hit with both locals and tourists alike. Goodys Mountain Creperie pride themselves on cooking from scratch every day, using only whole, natural ingredients that are additive free. Their innovative, frequently updated menu takes flavor to the next level. Not into crepes? No problem! Take a look at the rest of their menu, and branch out. They always try to accommodate tastes and dietary needs of virtually any type, including vegan and vegetarian crepes + breakfast, lunch, dessert, kids and seasonal offerings.

(970) 726-2030

100 Parry Peak Way
Winter Park, CO 80482

 

3. Rollin’ Street Bakery

A great bakery can sometimes be hard to find, but Rollin Street Bakery does it right. This special establishment is bringing real in-house made sourdough bread, chimney cakes and cones, high-quality coffee, and an assortment of gluten-free options. The owners are orginally from Europe, and have brought their European flair to Winter Park. Come try one of their very special treats today!

Fun Fact: What is a chimney cake or a chimney cone, you ask? As a popular traditional food fare, the Czech Chimney Cake (Trdlo) and Hungarian Kürtőskalács are famous, freshly baked street snacks. The Chimney cake has a perfect crisp exterior and a soft and fluffy inside, perfect for fruit and ice cream fillings, or simply delicious toppings.

(970) 531-0233

78737 US Highway 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

 

4. Randi’s Grill & Pub

Look no further to get your breakfast fix in Winter Park! Randi’s Grill & Pub is a local’s favorite, and serves large & traditional Irish & American breakfast that will reel anyone in immediately. No matter which style you end up ordering, make sure to come here hungry because you’ll leave stuffed to the brim! Breakfast is served daily from 8am – 11am. Be prepared for a line out the door on weekends but know that the wait is worth it!

Local’s Tip: Try ordering something sweet & savory like the Bananas Foster French Toast and the Steak Benedict, and share with your table. Who says you can’t have it all?

(970) 726-1172

78521 US Hwy 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

5. Carver’s Bakery Cafe

This hot spot is a favorite for local’s and tourists alike. Serving up a small but creative menu, this place keeps it simple and knows how to do it right. It’s on the smaller side but feels so cozy and welcoming. Plus, you can’t beat walking in and being greeted by a full-on pastry display and a room full of friendly faces! Don’t let their small stature fool you, they make BIG flavors. Sourcing all their food with local, organic and sustainable ingredients and there are plenty of exciting and healthy options on the menu. They have a great price point, the menu is small but powerful and easy to navigate, with none of their meals being over $16.99.

Local’s Tip: Don’t forget about their sides, both sweet and savory. Add a few onto your meal, or simply get a few to-go or a la carte. Their selection cannot be beat!

(970) 726-8202

78424 US-40
Winter Park, CO 80482

6. Fontenot’s Fresh Seafood & Grill

This weekend breakfast & brunch spot is a local’s favorite! Walk into Fontenot’s and you’ll feel as though you’ve walked into a quaint little breakfast spot in the South. With it’s antique feel, colorful decor, and housemade jams and hot sauces and music floating through the restaurant from the speakers placed throughout, this is one of the coziest and best breakfasts you’ll ever experience.

Fontenot’s is open for breakfast Saturdays and Sundays 9:00am – 2:00pm and you’ll find items such as beignets, eight different varieties of eggs benedict, creole burrito, biscuits and gravy, chicken fried steak, and much more. If you go with a friend who’s down to share, we recommend going for something savory and something sweet to split. Definitely worth the calories!

Local’s Tip:  Make sure to start your breakfast with a mimosa or a Cajun Bloody Mary – and definitely try some of their in-house made bread pudding beignets!

(970) 281-7002

78336 US Hwy 40
Winter Park, CO 80482