February 01, 2015

10 All-Day Breakfast Joints to Try in Greater Cleveland

A craving for breakfast food can strike at any moment, oftentimes inconveniently after the morning has long passed. If you find yourself in the mood for a mid-afternoon omelet, we've got you covered with these 10 Cleveland-area breakfast spots who serve all day.

By Cortni Dietz

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Jack Flaps - If you’re looking to quell a craving for sugar, Jack Flaps should do the trick. The Ohio City venue offers interesting flavor combinations for those willing to step a bit outside of the box, with candied jalapenos and a red velvet waffle. You can find Jack Flaps at 3900 Lorain Ave. Visit them Mon - Sun: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Jack Flaps - If you’re looking to quell a craving for sugar, Jack Flaps should do the trick. The Ohio City venue offers interesting flavor combinations for those willing to step a bit outside of the box, with candied jalapenos and a red velvet waffle. You can find Jack Flaps at 3900 Lorain Ave. Visit them Mon - Sun: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Gene's Place to Dine - At Gene’s Place to Dine, movie stars line the walls while someone can often be found tickling the ivory in the corner. The Rocky River spot is charming in its seemingly Hollywood theme, and offers traditional and affordable breakfast options. Check it out at 3730 Rocky River Drive, Mon. - Thur., 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m., Fri. - Sat., 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Sun. 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Photo via CAROLINE KOUSTIS, URBANSPOON)
Gene's Place to Dine - At Gene’s Place to Dine, movie stars line the walls while someone can often be found tickling the ivory in the corner. The Rocky River spot is charming in its seemingly Hollywood theme, and offers traditional and affordable breakfast options. Check it out at 3730 Rocky River Drive, Mon. - Thur., 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m., Fri. - Sat., 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Sun. 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Photo via CAROLINE KOUSTIS, URBANSPOON)
Eat at Joe's - 
As is conveyed through its name, Eat at Joe’s is no ostentatious establishment. Although its short breakfast menu offers only the basics, it is what it is: no-frills, tasty and affordable. Stop in at 1475 South Green Road, Mon - Sat: 6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and Sun: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p. m. (Photo via Flickr Creative Commons, RMIASTIK)
Eat at Joe's - As is conveyed through its name, Eat at Joe’s is no ostentatious establishment. Although its short breakfast menu offers only the basics, it is what it is: no-frills, tasty and affordable. Stop in at 1475 South Green Road, Mon - Sat: 6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and Sun: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p. m. (Photo via Flickr Creative Commons, RMIASTIK)
My Friends Restaurant- 
With a name that conjures up thoughts of a social media app, My Friends Restaurant strives to bring people together over breakfast 24/7…literally. Craving waffles at 3 a.m.? My Friends has got you covered. Stop in at 11616 Detroit Ave. (Photo via Sarita, Instagram)
My Friends Restaurant- With a name that conjures up thoughts of a social media app, My Friends Restaurant strives to bring people together over breakfast 24/7…literally. Craving waffles at 3 a.m.? My Friends has got you covered. Stop in at 11616 Detroit Ave. (Photo via Sarita, Instagram)
Hotspot Cafe - With a mantra of “healthy, hip and wired,” HotSpot Café provides free WiFi, charging stations and a whole mess of breakfast options. HotSpot also makes its own pastries daily. Check it out at 1332 Carnegie Ave, Mon. - Sat., 7:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Hotspot Cafe - With a mantra of “healthy, hip and wired,” HotSpot Café provides free WiFi, charging stations and a whole mess of breakfast options. HotSpot also makes its own pastries daily. Check it out at 1332 Carnegie Ave, Mon. - Sat., 7:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Big Egg -
Unsurprisingly, The Big Egg boasts a variety of options for those partial to eggs, with cultural combinations from Texan to Greek-style omelets. Check it out at 5107 Detroit Ave, Mon - Thu: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Fri: 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m., Sat: 12:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and Sun: 12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Photo via Yelp, Laura S.)
The Big Egg - Unsurprisingly, The Big Egg boasts a variety of options for those partial to eggs, with cultural combinations from Texan to Greek-style omelets. Check it out at 5107 Detroit Ave, Mon - Thu: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Fri: 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m., Sat: 12:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and Sun: 12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Photo via Yelp, Laura S.)
Blue Door Cafe and Bakery - Taking a more eclectic approach to breakfast, the Blue Door Café and Bakery in Cuyahoga Falls caters to those with more refined tastes. The Blue Door uses local ingredients while maintaining a European atmosphere: a successful dining paradox. Stop in at 1970 State Road, Wed. - Sun., 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Blue Door Cafe and Bakery - Taking a more eclectic approach to breakfast, the Blue Door Café and Bakery in Cuyahoga Falls caters to those with more refined tastes. The Blue Door uses local ingredients while maintaining a European atmosphere: a successful dining paradox. Stop in at 1970 State Road, Wed. - Sun., 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Flury's Cafe - Flury’s Café provides a quick and casual option for breakfast; a quintessential Midwestern diner. Leave the cards at home, though: Flury’s is cash-only. Pay a visit at 1300 Sackett Ave in Cuyahoga Falls, Mon. - Sat., 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Flury's Cafe - Flury’s Café provides a quick and casual option for breakfast; a quintessential Midwestern diner. Leave the cards at home, though: Flury’s is cash-only. Pay a visit at 1300 Sackett Ave in Cuyahoga Falls, Mon. - Sat., 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wally Waffle - Waffle enthusiasts can rejoice and convene in Tallmadge’s Wally Waffle. Flavor options range widely from coconut to banana cream waffles. Pop in at 750 South Ave, Mon. - Fri., 7 a.m. - 2 p.m., Sat. - Sun. 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wally Waffle - Waffle enthusiasts can rejoice and convene in Tallmadge’s Wally Waffle. Flavor options range widely from coconut to banana cream waffles. Pop in at 750 South Ave, Mon. - Fri., 7 a.m. - 2 p.m., Sat. - Sun. 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Original Pancake House - A Portland transplant and local favorite, the Original Pancake House’s two locations provide Clevelanders with a mind-boggling amount of pancake options. The batter’s made daily. You can visit either location at 287000 Chagrin Blvd in Woodmere, or at 3000 Westgate in Fairview Park. Hours at the Fairview Park location are Mon. - Fri. 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Sat - Sun: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours at the Woodmere location are Mon. - Fri., 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Sat. and Sun, 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Original Pancake House - A Portland transplant and local favorite, the Original Pancake House’s two locations provide Clevelanders with a mind-boggling amount of pancake options. The batter’s made daily. You can visit either location at 287000 Chagrin Blvd in Woodmere, or at 3000 Westgate in Fairview Park. Hours at the Fairview Park location are Mon. - Fri. 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Sat - Sun: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours at the Woodmere location are Mon. - Fri., 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Sat. and Sun, 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.