Columbus, Georgia – February 2019 – They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and there is no better way to start yours than at one of these local spots. Columbus has grown and changed from it's sleepy past. Now, it is becoming a vibrant community rivaling some of the regions "trendy" towns.
From any Columbus Greystone community, it is but a short venture to get out and indulge in one of these treats. Whether you’re wanting something quick or craving something classic, you'll find what you’re looking for. Old and boring is out in the "new" Columbus!
Photo Credit: Midtown Coffee House
Midtown Coffee House is a new concept with an old soul. Located near Lakebottom Park and a short drive from Uptown Columbus, this coffee house is on our radar. They offer a wide variety of hot and cold drinks that will kick start your morning the right way. The breakfast menu is simple but oh so delicious, serving breakfast paninis, bagels, croissants, and even have an oatmeal and yogurt bar!
Photo Credit: Iron Bank Coffee
Coffee is an important piece at Iron Bank Coffee Company. Grab some coffee, build your own breakfast sandwich, or devour a delicious pastry in this gorgeous coffee shop. You can’t miss this beauty located on Broadway. Located in the old Iron Bank building in the Historic district of Uptown Columbus, this building has been around since the 1800s and is full of character. They have weekly live music and special events, artwork from local artists and provide some of the finest culinary delights that are baked in store!
Photo Credit: Fountain City Coffee
Art with a side of local coffee? Don’t mind if we do! This coffee joint has been in Uptown since 2003 and has a many different drink options from coffee drinks, tea, and even smoothies. For breakfast you can “Build-A-Breakfast-Sammich” and try one of their delicious muffins or scones made every morning.
Photo Credit: Plucked Up
This local spot is located in Uptown Columbus and is known for incredible chicken and biscuits. You may be going out to eat when you come to Plucked Up Chicken & Biscuits, but our food will make you feel like you’re back in grandma’s kitchen. They serve chicken all ways, from chicken biscuits to salad and even chicken pot pie! Plucked Up’s fun atmosphere will leave you wanting more from the chicken coop. They serve breakfast and lunch Monday- Saturday from 7:00am-3:00pm.
Photo Credit: My Boulange
Get a taste of France while being in the heart of the South. This French bakery and cafe is known for their authentic croissants, quiches, and pastries. The second you step inside you’re in for a French surprise.
Photo Credit: Ruth Ann’s Restaurant
Ruth Ann’s Restaurant has been a landmark for locals and travelers in Columbus for nearly 60 years! They serve breakfast and lunch all day, seven days a week. Enjoy large country breakfasts, traditional southern lunches and quality espresso and desserts.