Brunch just makes sense, am I right? The perfect combination of comforting breakfast food (that you don’t have to wake up to make) coupled with uplifting drinks like mimosas or bloody Mary’s.
We’ve rounded up our 15 favorite brunch spots in Cedar Rapids to make brunching a breeze.
Breakfast served all day? Yep! From Rumchata French toast to build your own Bloody Marys, this is a casual place for brunch and beyond.
Calling upscale breakfast lovers! Enjoy everything from eggs benedict and avo toast to smoked salmon naan bread. Pair it with bottomless Bloody’s or mimoas!
Grab a few mom friends and head to brunch for a beautiful brunch buffet complete with chilled salads, smoked bacon, donuts, cinnamon vanilla pancakes and more.
The “lawless” brunch – complete with a carving station, creation stations, brunch faves, and unique chef specials, it’s an all-day affair. There’s something for the entire family!
Rated one of Iowa’s best breakfast burritos, this is a must-eat café! From sandwiches and wraps to exquisite coffee drinks, it’s a Newbo heartthrob.
Their menu is as big as your stomach! Generous portion sizes and a cozy environment, this brunch spot has any and everything you could want – plus more!
A flight of bacon? Vegan coconut chia bowls? Chicken & waffles? This brunch joint serves up classic breakfast foods with a twist.
Kick up and relax with this inviting atmosphere and cheery staff. From strawberry poppy seed salad and breakfast sandwiches to brisket nachos, you can indulge – and then browse The Shops at West End.
10. Lightworks Cafe
Handcrafted, honest food & drinks. Made from quality, local ingredients, their menu includes classic diner and cafe fair with a refreshing modern twist.
Brunch is hoppin’ at 30Hop. Enjoy a savory brunch of breakfast paninis or tator tot breakfast bowls on the outdoor patio while sipping a brunch punch.
How about a pastry board for two? Maybe a prosciutto and herb goat cheese panini? Enjoy freshly curated foods, drinks, and pastries made with culinary flair.
13. Breakfast House
A classic, family-owned Iowa brunch spot that’s been around for 30 years! And for good reason – it features Iowa breakfast favorites in addition to sandwiches, soups, appetizers and more.
14. Cruz’s Cafe
Come hungry, leave full! From hearty steak & eggs and ship wrecks to benedicts and breakfast sammies, the brunch options are limitless!
15. American Skillet
Family-owned since 2018! Experience what a true home cooked Iowan breakfast is all about. Cozy atmosphere and “down home” cooking is what this restaurant does best.
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