Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Raleigh, according to Tripadvisor

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March 23, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Raleigh, 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 Raleigh on Tripadvisor.

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. Fresh Levant Bistro

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (41 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: $$ - $$$
- Price: not available
- Address: 8450 Honeycutt Road Suite 106, Raleigh, NC 27615
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#28. Spring Cafe

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (18 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 2900 Spring Forest Rd Ste 104, Raleigh, NC 27616-1896
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#27. Watkins Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (21 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1625 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27604-1332
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#26. Sosta Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (42 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe, French
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 130 E Davie St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1806
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#25. Happy + Hale

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (29 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 443 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1778
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#24. A Place at the Table

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (13 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 300 W Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1591
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#23. Sunny's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (19 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 8710 Glenwood Ave Ste 104, Raleigh, NC 27617-7809
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#22. Skye Tower Restaurant & Bar

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (44 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 320 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1726
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#21. Creedmoor Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (15 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8315 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613-1384
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#20. The Shiny Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (127 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1550 Buck Jones Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606-3356
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#19. Plaza Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (17 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe, Mexican
- Price: $
- Address: 411 Fayetteville St Ste 109, Raleigh, NC 27601-1750
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#18. Mecca

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (133 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 13 E Martin St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1841
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#17. NOFO @ the Pig

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (153 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2014 Fairview Rd, Raleigh, NC 27608
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#16. Another Broken Egg Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (124 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 160 Park at North Hills Street Ste 127, Raleigh, NC 27609
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#15. First Watch

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (23 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: $$ - $$$
- Price: not available
- Address: 4233 Corners Pkwy Ste 230, Raleigh, NC 27617-4307
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#14. Simply Crepes Cafe - Raleigh

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (216 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: International, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8470 Honeycutt Rd Suite 110, Raleigh, NC 27615-2258
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#13. Big Ed's North

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (89 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5009 Falls of Neuse Rd, Quail Corners Shopping Center, Raleigh, NC 27609-5462
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#12. Relish Craft Kitchen & Bourbon Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (379 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5625 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27612-6316
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#11. Angie's Restaurant

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (247 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 1340 W Garner Rd, Garner, NC 27529-3028
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#10. First Watch

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (118 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 6320 Capital Blvd Suite 130, Raleigh, NC 27616-2989
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#9. Jubala Coffee

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (55 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2100 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607-7351
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#8. Pam's Farmhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (130 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 5111 Western Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27606-1639
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#7. Brigs Great Beginnings

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (124 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8111 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613-4389
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#6. Metro Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (133 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 6325 Falls of Neuse Road #73, Raleigh, NC 27615
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#5. First Watch

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (138 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 6109 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612-2613
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#4. Barry's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (199 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2851 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606-4007
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#3. State Farmers Market Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (372 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1240 Farmers Market Dr, Raleigh, NC 27603-2361
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#2. Flying Biscuit Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (375 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2016 Clark Ave Woodburn Ave, Raleigh, NC 27605-1604
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#1. Big Ed's City Market Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (729 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 220 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1824
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