Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Rochester, according to Tripadvisor

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July 27, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Rochester, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness. And when it comes to the most important meal of the day, few people are on the fence about their favorite go-to spots. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants for breakfast in Rochester on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#29. Locals Only

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (20 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 311 Alexander St, Rochester, NY 14604-2613
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#28. Jays Diner

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (192 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 2612 W Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-2328
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#27. Starry Nites Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (61 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 696 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-1233
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#26. Golden Fox Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (22 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Greek, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1115 Culver Rd, Rochester, NY 14609-6446
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#25. Liberty Family Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (30 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 160 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1939
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#24. Mr. Beenz Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (12 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: $$ - $$$
- Price: not available
- Address: 1941 Buffalo Rd, Rochester, NY 14624-1535
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#23. Peppermill Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (34 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1776 Dewey Ave, Rochester, NY 14615-2908
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#22. Mel's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (44 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3579 Mount Read Blvd, Rochester, NY 14616-3431
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#21. The Arnett Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (19 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 332 Arnett Blvd, Rochester, NY 14619-1147
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#20. Mr. Theos Restaurant & Lounge

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (29 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1174 Brooks Ave, Rochester, NY 14624-3112
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#19. Spot Coffee

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (110 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 200 East Ave Ste 2, Rochester, NY 14604-2698
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#18. Blue Ridge Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (51 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Grill
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3400 W Ridge Rd, Rochester, NY 14626
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#17. Village Bakery & Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (38 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 145 Culver Rd Next to TRATA, Rochester, NY 14620-1679
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#16. Olympia Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (38 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Greek
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1100 Flynn Rd, Rochester, NY 14612-2800
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#15. Founders Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (28 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 13 Fitzhugh St S, Rochester, NY 14614-1422
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#14. Hyatt Regency Rochester NY Restaurants

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (70 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 125 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14604-1605
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#13. James Brown's Place

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (120 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1356 Culver Rd, Rochester, NY 14609-5338
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#12. Java's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (90 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 16 Gibbs St, Rochester, NY 14604-2505
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#11. Bob's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (39 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 2199 E Henrietta Rd Ste 12, Rochester, NY 14623-4505
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#10. Original Steve's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (145 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1694 Penfield Rd, Rochester, NY 14625-2500
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#9. The Frog Pond

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (123 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 652 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2943
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#8. The Mad Hatter Restaurant & Bakery

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (117 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 176 Goodman St S Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2658
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#7. Char Broil Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (114 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 2450 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3121
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#6. Ridge Donut Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (66 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 1600 Portland Ave near E. Ridge Rd., Rochester, NY 14621-3007
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#5. Leaf & Bean Coffee Co

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (73 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3240 Chili Ave Ste 13, Rochester, NY 14624-5438
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#4. Jim's On Main

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 785 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14605-2721
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#3. Highland Park Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (222 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 960 Clinton Ave S, Rochester, NY 14620-2023
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#2. Jines Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (503 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Greek
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 658 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2943
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#1. The Original Charbroil Restaurant & Catering

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (202 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1395 Island Cottage Rd, Rochester, NY 14612-1535
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