Best Breakfasts: 57 Hot Spots to Wake Up To

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so do yourself a favor and get to any of these under-the-radar Jersey staples.

The Jersey Waffle at Shut Up and Eat! in Toms River.
Photo by Jason Varney

As creativity percolates in Jersey kitchens, the most affordable and fun meal to eat out keeps getting better. We’ve scouted the state and found 57 gems worth waking up for. (We love Jersey diners, but to go beyond the obvious, we’ve excluded them from this survey.)

Click on the links below to read the articles from our Best Breakfasts package.

Best Breakfasts: North
We’ve rounded up the most mouth-watering breakfast spots North Jersey has to offer.

Best Breakfasts: Central
Satisfy your taste buds with the most savory, sweet and scintillating dishes in Central Jersey.

Best Breakfasts: South

Check out the palate-pleasing plates these South Jersey restaurants are serving up.

Big Rig Breakfasts
Long-haul truckers in the know bypass the chain service centers to take on tasty human fuel at the Truck Stop Diner, long a fixture at Turnpike Exit 15E in Kearny.

Artisanal Scrapple?

It’s not an oxymoron.

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