The Best Places to Start Your Day with Breakfast in Homer, Alaska

There are few things better than waking up to the beauty of Homer, Alaska. Mornings are especially serene with the sun rising over the sparkling waters of Kachemak Bay while mist envelopes the soaring mountain peaks and glaciers. 

That view is worth getting out of even the comfiest and coziest of beds, providing the perfect start to any day. But it’s not complete without enjoying the day’s most important meal. Here’s where to find the top spots for a delicious breakfast in Homer, Alaska.

The Chart Room

One of the many reasons to love a stay at Land’s End Resort is that it’s home to The Chart Room. You won’t have to go far for breakfast when you’re staying here which means you can also continue to enjoy those breathtaking views, watching the boats and the marine life pass by while you dine, whether you’re indoors or out. On a pleasant day, the outdoor patio is the place to be among the fresh air and sunshine, enjoying the exceptional service provided by the friendly staff.

In this seafood-focused eatery, you can expect plenty of fresh, farm- and sea-to-table ingredients, with the Crab Benedict a breakfast favorite, but everything from the Biscuits & Gravy to House-Made Quiche is sure to get your day started right.

What Patrons Are Saying

Happy patrons have made remarks about the incredible service, exquisite views, and the Crab Benedict, noting “there was so much sweet crab meat…and the hollandaise sauce was creamy in just the right amount.” 

The reindeer sausage is another obvious favorite, with many raving about the fresh-made biscuits and gravy to go with them. 

The managers and the servers have been mentioned in reviews,with just one example referring to servers who “went above and beyond to make our final dinner in Alaska the best ever.”

The Bagel Shop

This bakery/cafe is the perfect place to grab a bite before an epic hike, boat tour, and other activities. Expect friendly service and fresh ingredients with toasted bagels that can be smothered with smoked salmon, garlic ‘n herb, and vegan “shmears,” or choose plain cream cheese with peanut butter. The espresso menu is excellent when you need that all-important fuel.

What Patrons Are Saying

One customer noted, “Wow, I never knew fresh bagels could taste so good. Wonderful selection of bagels, spreads, and so much more. Love their breakfast bagels. Fast service and great staff.” Another wrote, “Thumbs up! Delicious bagels which we ate for breakfast every morning while in Homer. Don’t go anywhere else for bagels…absolutely wonderful.”

Two Sisters Bakery

Located down the street from Bishops Beach in the historic Old Town, Two Sisters has been a local icon as a friendly hometown spot for breakfast and more for nearly three decades. On any given day it’s jam-packed with locals and visitors alike. 

It has a sunny dining room for lingering over your morning meal with locally roasted coffee and a full espresso bar, with fresh-baked treats a favorite, but you’ll find tasty made-to-order hot items. Think everything from delectable sticky buns to savory items like the Bacon Egg Danish Braid with Spinach and Cheddar. 

What Patrons Are Saying

A patron from Colorado wrote, “Joined the 10+ person line waiting for the bakery to open in the morning. Wondered if Two Sisters could live up to the hype on TripAdvisor. Whoa Yeah! This is a fantastic bakery: the danish dough is flakey and buttery; the ham & cheese croissants are a meal from heaven and the sticky buns are the best I’ve ever enjoyed. What a treat to encounter artisan bakers who offer great pastries, and at a very reasonable price.”

Wild Honey Bistro 

Wild Honey is a local favorite known for its amazing crepes with house-made caramelized honey with outdoor seating for enjoying a gorgeous view on a sunny morning in Homer. It’s all about showcasing the abundance that Mother Nature provides, with many of its ingredients harvested by the owner or by those who catch, grow, and raise them here for a true “harvest-to-table” experience. 

While there are plenty of mouthwatering sweet crepes, you’ll find savory dishes that are sure to satisfy like the Forager, with garlic sauteed mushrooms, chevre, spinach, egg, caramelized onion, and balsamic vinegar. The Deja Vu includes a little of both with house-made reindeer apple breakfast sausage, white cheddar, scrambled egg, and maple syrup.

What Patrons Are Saying

One recent reviewer highlighted the “delightful, warm, friendly and very efficient” staff and excellent food like the Crepe Madame and the very well made coffee selection. 

Another noted, “I had the truffle crepe special and wasn’t disappointed. I don’t indulge in crepes too often so I’m glad I did here.”

La Baleine Cafe

This cafe on the Homer Spit offers a fabulous atmosphere with views of the bay and the mountains. Dishes emphasize locally grown and sourced ingredients from around the Kachemak Bay area. 

Bring a hardy appetite and enjoy everything from its creative take on the classic British breakfast with house-baked pinto beans, fried eggs, bacon, grilled tomato and mushrooms on sourdough to the Omelet of the Day.

What Patrons Are Saying

Highly rated by patrons, one reviewer remarked, “The place is super cute and the food is delicious. I loved that the coffee is included and just a help yourself set-up. Who doesn’t want refillable and unlimited coffee all morning!” Another wrote, “I ordered the breakfast skillet with reindeer sausage which was one of the best breakfasts I’ve had.”

Start the Day Right 

Every day in Homer is sure to start out right with a stay at Land’s End Resort. Here you’ll be able to wake up to dreamy views while watching the wildlife pass by as it’s the only hotel on the Homer Spit. Everything you need is right here from the beautiful beaches to those delicious breakfasts at The Chart Room.


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