Breakfast in Greenville, SC: Our 10 Favorites

This guide shares where to get breakfast in Greenville, SC, from quick breakfast eats to the best morning meals to linger over.

Whether you’re looking for a quick bite on the go or an epic breakfast meal to keep you fueled all day, this guide will help you find what you’re looking for.

Map of Greenville’s Best Breakfast Spots

Let’s get oriented with this handy map to find the most convenient breakfast location for you!

Breakfast In Greenville: Our Top Picks

Rise Bakery

1264 Pendleton Street | West Greenville

Breakfast pastries at Rise Bakery in West Greenville.

Fresh baked goods in cute Village of West Greenville shop

If you like your breakfast to involve the words fresh and baked, Rise Bakery is Greenville’s perfect breakfast destination. While they don’t have a ton of seating, its a great spot to grab a quick casual bite.

They offer loads of pastries and some hot breakfast sandwiches like their egg and cheese on a delicious country loaf.

Rise also serves drip and espresso coffee drinks made with Bridge and Tunnel coffee beans.

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728 Wade Hampton Boulevard | North Greenville

Breakfast sandwich from Sunflower in Greenville, SC.

Neighborhood bakery, breakfast and sandwich spot

Sunflower specializes in making breakfast sandwiches on their freshly baked bread. They also make great lunch sandwiches (like their Italian!), but we’ll focus on breakfast for now.

We love their sausage, egg and cheddar with caramelized onions and special sauce. It’s so over the top in the best way possible. If you’re not in the mood for a sandwich try their grits or breakfast potatoes bowl with your choice of toppings.

They also have baked goods you won’t want to miss– you have to try their cinnamon rolls!

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Bake Room

147 Welborn Street | The Commons FOod Hall

Breakfast Pastries from Bake Room in Greenville, SC.

Beautiful and delicious pastries and baked goods

Located in The Commons at Unity Park, Bake Room is the perfect place to grab a pastry for breakfast. With sweet and savory options there is something for everyone.

Their baked goods pair perfectly with a cup of Methodical Coffee next door. Seriously, some of the best coffee in Greenville!

Make sure to check their hours before they go — Bake Room is only open Thursday through Sunday.

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Tandem Creperie and Coffeehouse

2 S Main Street | Traveler’s REst

Crepes and coffee at Tandem Creperies and Coffeehouse in Greenville, SC.

Delightful space with loaded crepes and coffee

Tandem Creperie and Coffeehouse is a gem of a space located in Traveler’s Rest. Their bright interior with yellow accents just makes you want to smile.

Don’t miss out on their crepes with both sweet and savory options (try the lumberjack!) The toppings are all unique with a gourmet twist and definitively won’t leave you hungry.

Tandem also brews excellent coffee using Counter Culture coffee beans.

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Swamp Rabbit Cafe and Grocery

205 Cedar Lane Road | Greenville

Exterior of Swamp Rabbit Cafe and Grocery in Greenville, SC.

Community hangout with breakfast and coffee

Swamp Rabbit Cafe is a fixture in the Greenville community. It’s a great spot to meet friends, bring the kids and enjoy a great breakfast and cup of coffee.

They offer lighter options ranging from scones to croissants and cinnamon buns to oatmeal, as well as heartier options like an egg and cheese sandwich, avocado toast and quiche.

Swamp Rabbit makes excellent coffee and espresso drinks. They also have hot chocolate for the kiddos. Speaking of, there’s a great outdoor community space with tons of seating and an area for kids to play.

As the name suggests, it’s located on the Swamp Rabbit Trail, perfect for a bike ride or stroll.

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Maverick Biscuit

2818 Wade Hampton Boulevard | Taylors

Boss Hogg biscuit at Maverick Biscuit in Greenville, SC.

Creative biscuits with hearty toppings

When in search of a classic southern-style biscuit breakfast in Greenville, look no further than locally-owned Maverick Biscuit.

Maverick Biscuit’s meals are unique and creative with toppings like short ribs, crab cakes and Nashville hot chicken.

They also have some sweet breakfast options biscuit cinnamon roll, biscuit donut holes and French toast.

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126 Augusta Sreet | Gather GVL FOod Hall

Breakfast and donuts from Hendough in Greenville, SC.

Chicken biscuits and donuts… need we say more?

Located in the Gather GVL Food Hall on Augusta Street, Hendough is a great spot for a late breakfast.

They offer window service with outdoor seating at the all-outdoor food hall.

Try their delicious fresh fried chicken on a biscuit or one of their other biscuits. Be sure to add on one of their donuts — you won’t be disappointed.

Hendough opens at 10am so its not the spot for early birds. Check to make sure they are open before you go, but luckily they serve breakfast items all day.

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Coffee Underground

1 E Coffee Street | Downtown

Entrance to Coffee Underground in Greenville, SC.

Iconic Greenville spot with breakfast and coffee

Coffee Underground is one of Greenville’s oldest and most iconic coffee shops serving excellent breakfast. And lucky for us, their breakfast is available all day!

Kick back in their underground digs with an espresso drink and a build your own breakfast sandwich. Or have a pancake if you’re in the mood for something sweet. They also offer an array of quiches that are quite delicious.

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Biscuit Head

823 S Church Street | Downtown

Mimosa chicken biscuit from Biscuit Head in Greenville, SC.

Loaded southern biscuits and an epic jam bar

Did you know that the popular Asheville-based biscuit joint, Biscuit Head, has a location right here in Greenville?

Located on South Church Street just south of downtown, Biscuit Head is a great spot to grab a southern biscuit breakfast. Whether you go for one of their hearty biscuit specialties or a plain biscuit topped with whatever you like from their jam bar you won’t be disappointed.

You’ll find Biscuit Head in the South Ridge apartment building. Retail parking is available on the first floor of the parking garage right behind the restaurant.

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A20 Market and Cafe

26 Augusta Street | West End

Pastries at A20 Market and Cafe in Greenville, SC.

Simple breakfast pastries in beautiful aesthetic

A20 Market and Cafe is a great spot to grab a light breakfast pastry and coffee and relax in a beautiful surrounding. The cafe is beautifully designed and decorated.

Located next to the high-end Augusta Twenty boutique, it’s a great spot to enjoy a quick bite before strolling around the West End neighborhood to get some shopping done.

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