Here in Oxford, Ohio, we know how to do breakfast right! With many restaurants to choose from, you are bound to find some new go-to breakfast meals for a busy weekday morning or a lazy weekend. All with friendly service and uplifting atmospheres, these local restaurants are popular among the community and absolutely love serving out-of-town guests as well!
Here you'll find some of our favorites in Oxford. So get the whole family together and plan for a morning out with a delicious breakfast that's sure to give you ample energy to tackle the day!
Find it here: 103 W Spring St.
Patterson's Cafe is a local favorite in the Oxford community. Voted by MSN as one of the best breakfast spots in college towns across America, Patterson's boasts they've been "doing it during the daytime since 2003!" At Patterson's, you can enjoy a large menu and gracious portions. We recommend trying one of their breakfast quesadillas for a filling start to your day. Here at Patterson's, though, there's no such thing as ordering wrong. To see Patterson's Cafe menu, please click here.
Find it here: 15 E High St.
Complete any lazy weekend morning with a filling brunch at Oxford's only authentic German beer hall and restaurant. Stop in for brunch on Friday, Saturday or Sunday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Try the delicious chicken and waffle entree or enjoy cranberry cinnamon or cherry chocolate french toast, complete with your choice of sides. Steinkeller's brunch is sure to have you leaving full for hours. To see Steinkeller's full brunch menu, please click here.
Find it here: 119 E High St.
Located in Oxford's Uptown district, Bagel & Deli Shop is the perfect place for a go-to sandwich. Opening at 8:00 every morning, make sure to stop in to try one of Bagel & Deli's yummy breakfast sandwiches. You can never go wrong with the original breakfast bagel with scrambled eggs, bacon and American cheese served on a warm egg bagel. Being the Oxford staple that it is, we highly recommend you see what all the talk is about and go try Bagel & Deli. To view the menu, please click here.
Find it here: 4 N Main St.
Looking for a healthy start to your day? Come do some shopping at Oxford's beloved community farmers' market! The market boasts homemade goodies, breakfast sandwiches, freshly-grown produce and delicious smoothies. Visit the next farmers' market on Saturday, April 21 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in Oxford's Uptown Park. A perfect way to support local farmers anf artisans, getting breakfast at the Oxford Community Farmers' Market will turn into a fun event for the whole family! As temperatures get warmer into the summer months, the market will open more regularly.
Find it here: 35 E Church St.
The newest addition to Oxford's breakfast scene is Fridge & Pantry, an Uptown market complete with a cafe and deli. They open at 8:00 am so stop on in for waffles or a warm breakfast sandwich any day of the week. Complete your trip with some shopping in the market section of the store. From fresh produce to fruit smoothies to on-the-go snacks, you'll have no problem finding a healthy, filling breakfast to start your day off right. Don't forget to wake up with one of Fridge & Pantry's hot or cold brew coffees! To view the menu for Fridge & Pantry's cafe and deli, please click here.
Find it here: 120 S Locust St.
Finish off your breakfast with a sweet treat from the Oxford Doughnut Shoppe, Oxford's favorite place to go for local doughnuts. The shoppe has been a town staple for over 50 years and their famous yeast doughnuts are made the good old-fashioned, kettle fried way. We promise you'll love them! Choose from a variety of rich cake doughnuts, jelly or cream filled doughnuts and the yummy yeast doughnut holes. Don't know what to choose? You can never go wrong with the savory yeast doughnut. Better yet, fill a whole box and try multiple flavors throughout the week! To browse the menu of the Oxford Doughnut Shoppe's sweets galore, please click here.
Find it here: 38 W High St.
Kofenya is another local favorite in Oxford. With a spacious and relaxing place to lounge, you're sure to enjoy a lazy morning talking with friends while sipping freshly brewed coffee. Kofenya opens at 7:00 am Monday-Friday, 7:30 am on Saturdays and 8:00 am on Sundays. Enjoy a variety of coffee beverages, teas, rich pastries, and their newly added gourmet toast with flavors like The Green (smashed avocado on quinoa bread) and Honey Bunches (banana and house-made almond butter on cinnamon raisin bread).
Find it here: 21 Lynn St.
Looking for a roastery in Oxford that knows how to do coffee right? Check out Oxford Coffee Company, just around the corner from the Oxford Doughnut Shoppe. By roasting their coffee on the spot, Oxford Coffee Company's guests enjoy fresh and flavorful coffee in every cup! With a variety of hot and cold drinks, you're bound to find a new favorite at this local shop. Stop by and taste for yourself starting at 7:00 am Monday-Friday and 10:00 am on the weekends. To view Oxford Coffee Company's menu, please click here.