We’ve all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I don’t know if that’s true, but I’m positive that breakfast is the most delicious meal of the day, especially when you get it at one of these terrific Wisconsin restaurants.
1. Cow and Quince - New Glarus
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There is no exaggeration when I tell you that the meal pictured is one of the top five meals I've have in my lifetime. We stayed at the local Lucky Dog Farm Stay and since they're related to the chef, your breakfast is actually here at Cow & Quince and it's jaw-droppingly good. Located at 407 2nd St, New Glarus, WI 53574
2. Rock N' Roll Cafe - Stevens Point
It'll be crowded and there will be a crowd of regulars and that's who you know it's good. The food is filling and comforting and delicious. Located at 2801 Stanley St, Stevens Point, WI 54481.
3. Cliffs Boathouse Cafe - Racine
If you've only been here for a fish fry, you'll want to check out breakfast. You already know they can make a potato pancake like no other. Breakfast is hearty and heart-warming. Located at 301 Hamilton St, Racine, WI 53402.
4. Beans and Barley - Milwaukee
A longtime east-side favorite, Beans and Barley offers a menu of healthy homemade food - including vegetarian and non-vegetarian specialties,
Located at 1901 E North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202.
5. 6th Street Filling Station - Wausau
So much amazing, homemade fare to be found here. You'll love the Eggs Benedict and anything with a South-of-the-Border bent, we promise. Located at 1314 N 6th St, Wausau, WI 54403.
6. Greengrass Cafe - LaCrosse
Awesome Build-Your-Own-Breakfast option for those of us that can never decide as well as a ton of interesting and unique "Benny" options. Located at 1904 Campbell Rd, La Crosse, WI 54601.
7. Mickie's Dairy Bar - Madison
There are a lot of great breakfast spots in Madison, but Mickie's is the original. Yes, those pancakes are bigger then your head. Yes, you will wait in line. Yes, there's more cheese on a plate than most folks eat in a week. Yes, it's all amazing and worth being patient for. Located at 1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711.
8. The Fat Radish - Bayfield
The name might imply some healthier fare, but if this prime rib skillet doesn't speak to you on a molecular level, we probably can't be friends. ocated at 200 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
9. Blue Horse Beach Cafe - Fish Creek
The place for breakfast in Door County. The dishes are all unique, oh so tasty and beautiful. Located at 4113 Main St, Fish Creek, WI 54212.
10. Madison Sourdough - Madison
Located at 916 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703.
You might want to fill up on the savory plates who's descriptions will have you drooling, but then make sure you take home a bag full of their baked goodies, which range from simple muffins to elaborate pastries. The flavors here are always top notch and of course the bread is more than just a side. Located at 916 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703.
11. Sweet Diner - Milwaukee
Filling a breakfast void in Milwaukee's Third Ward, Sweet Diner provides the kind of meal you'll still be thinking about days later. The food is beyond delicious and the service is superior. Located at 239 E Chicago St #103, Milwaukee, WI 53202.
12. Sap - Appleton
Whether you're looking for just a cup of coffee and a quick piece of bakery or a full-on meal, Sap is the place in the Fox Valley. Their pastry case is to die for and the breakfast menu is a wonderful array of locally sourced and unique items. Located at 708 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913.