Add an over-medium egg to the honey ham slider, a house-baked buttermilk biscuit with country ham, cheddar, and honey mustard, for a protein power breakfast. For lunch, try the Mediterranean tuna sandwich with lemon confit and basil.

Atlantic No. 5
605 W Main St
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 883-3398

A bacon and cheese omelette with an order of potato cakes and powdered sugar-dusted beignets is Louisville’s breakfast of champions.

Cafe Beignet
1310 Winter Avenue
Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 568-2993

Before you peruse the back room filled with vintage vinyl, treat yourself to a Derby Bar, a take on a brownie with toasted walnuts and Bulleit bourbon, alongside your coffee.

Please & Thank You
800 E Market Street
Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 553-0113

Works of art line the walls and grace the plates in this gallery-style dining room inside the 21c Museum Hotel. For brunch, order the salmon sandwich on a brioche bun; it’s worth admiring before devouring.

Proof On Main
702 W Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 217-6360

Perk up with pour-overs made with single origin beans or Instagram of the impressive latte art with the help of the glowing natural light from the shop’s giant archway window.

Quills Coffee
930 Baxter Avenue
Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 742-6129

Try a homemade take on the Pop-Tart (in flavors like PB&J and smores), or a savory prosciutto and brie cheese on house-baked brioche.

Wiltshire Pantry Bakery and Cafe
901 Barret Ave
Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 581-8561