Delicious breakfast spots in Vancouver for an under $13

“A good day begins with a good breakfast” – Stephen King once said.

My mornings always start with a good breakfast. Sometimes while travelling I skip lunch and eat salads for dinner, but breakfast – never! It sets the mood and energy for the whole day.

Vancouver has many fancy brunch restaurants and cute morning cafes, but finding an affordable casual breakfast is not easy. Here are some options for where to have a delicious breakfast in Vancouver and pay less than thirteen Canadian dollars!


A&W was Canada’s first fast-food burger restaurant and remains one of its most popular. Until 11 a.m. you can get a hearty Canadian breakfast here for C$7.5: two eggs, hashbrowns, bacon, and toast. With sausage and tomatoes – C$9.5. Pancakes with syrup – about C$5

Cafe address: many locations, information is here

Inexpensive breakfast in Vancouver

Marulilu Cafe

At Marililu they serve breakfast all day! Both traditional benedicts (from C$7.99) and Japanese-style for C$11(fish, omelet, rice, tofu, miso soup).

Address: 451 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5Y 1R4


Tractor actively promotes healthy eating. They make balanced, wholesome lunches, and serve C$6 wraps, oatmeal and yogurt in the morning, from C$5.76.

Cafe address: multiple locations. Check out this link

cheap breakfast in vancouver

Paul’s Omelettery Restaurant

Paul’s Omelettery specializes in breakfasts, brunches and has an excellent selection on the menu. Fried egg with potatoes and toast – from C$7.25

Address: 2211 Granville St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3G1

READ MORE: 30 Ways to Save Money in Vancouver

Cafe Deux Soleils

Deux Soleils is a nice cafe on Commercial Drive where all breakfasts cost less than C$13! Scrambled eggs, omelets, sandwiches, hashbrowns, vegetarian breakfast, children’s menu.

Cafe Address: 2096 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC V5N 4B2

Where to eat in Vancouver, breakfast

Symphonie Restaurant

Symphonie is a small Filipino café in Downtown. The breakfasts are simple and delicious. Classic two eggs with bacon and toast – C$9, vegetarian omelet – C$11.5, ham and cheese omelet – C$12.4

Cafe Address: 1140 W Pender St Unit #120, Vancouver, BC V6E 4G1

Rosemary Rocksalt

Rosemary serves hearty Canadian bagels for breakfast: “Yaletown” – with egg, cheddar, and tomato at $8.50; “Hastings Sunrise” – with smoked meat, cheese, and egg at $9.50.

Address of the cafe: several locations, official site

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