Top 5 Brunch Spots in Tyler, TX

April 27th, 2023 by

Brunch is that wonderful combination of breakfast and lunch. Typically served during the normal times for both meals, it allows you to enjoy some extra rest without missing the day’s most important meal. If you want a place to enjoy brunch alone or with friends and family, here are five great options in Tyler, Texas.

First Watch

Appropriately named First Watch  lets you start your day strong with breakfast, brunch, or lunch. They’re located at 150 E. 9th St. and are open from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily. Start your meal with a freshly made drink from the juice bar. You can choose from delicious options, such as the Purple Haze and Tangerine Dream. If you need a bit of a boost to start the day, enjoy a cup of Project Sunrise coffee or a cold brew. Other options include tea, soda, and orange juice.

Once you decide on your drink, complete your meal with breakfast tacos made with eggs, cheese, black beans, and chicken. You can customize them to your enjoyment. You can also indulge in the classic eggs Benedict or have an Elevated Egg Sandwich — a selection of pancakes and waffles to round out the breakfast menu. If you crave a sandwich, a few choices, including the Monterey Club and a Market Veggie, are on the menu. The sides include grits, crisps, and soup.

The Diner

Another option for a mouth-watering start to the day is The Diner. Located at 7924 S. Broadway Ave., it’s open from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. The fun step back in time allows patrons to enjoy a variety of omelets, including vegetable, meat lovers, and seafood. You also have the option to customize your creation. Try the cinnamon roll pancakes or a red-velvet waffle for a sweeter start to the day. If you’re looking for a sizzling start to the day, check out some of the skillet options, such as the East Texas.

If brunch has you leaning toward lunch, try some of The Diner tacos, which you can have with chicken, brisket, or shrimp. You can choose your bread, as well as chips or your favorite side. Try the chicken fried steak or chicken served with two sides and a roll for a more filling option. You can also choose from a variety of sandwiches, such as the chicken club or BLT. Drink options for both menus include coffee, tea, soda, and milk.

Jimmy’s Egg-Tyler

Eggs are fantastic any time of day. If you’re looking for a delicious egg-based meal for brunch, check out Jimmy’s Egg. The Tyler location is at 6004 Broadway Ave., Ste. 100, and is open daily from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Every egg you order is cracked when the cook receives your order, so the meal is always fresh.

For breakfast, you can enjoy a combo with your choice of two eggs cooked any way you want, two types of meat, and two sides. You can also choose from a variety of skillets and omelets, such as the Farmer’s Skillet and the Baja Omelet. You can even create your omelet to fit your mood for the morning. You might also enjoy cinnamon rolls for a sweet touch to start the day.

The lunch menu includes filling options, such as a quesadilla or chicken fried steak. You can also opt for a lighter meal and enjoy a filling salad. The drink menu includes bottomless coffee, hot tea, iced tea, and soda. You can have milk or juice by the glass.

The Grove Kitchen and Gardens

After a busy week, enjoy a relaxing brunch at The Grove Kitchen and Gardens. The restaurant is located at 3500 Old Jacksonville Highway. Brunch is served every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bring your friends or family and enjoy one of the starters, including biscuits and gravy or maple candied bacon. You’ll enjoy the Bananas Foster French Toast for a starter. Or you want to begin your meal with soup, try the soup of the day or the smoked tomato soup. You can get both either as a cup or a bowl.

Does a salad sound good for brunch? There are several options to choose from, including the classic garden. For a fruity, fresh take, try the watermelon and cucumber option. For a more filling option, you might enjoy the loaded wedge salad. The brunch entrees include shrimp and grits, crab cake Benedict, and chicken fried steak. You can enjoy pancakes, waffles, or a homemade granola bowl for a breakfast spin.

Lola’s Handcrafted Kitchen

Another option for weekend brunch is Lola’s Handcrafted Kitchen at 5377 S. Broadway Ave. Brunch is served Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Try the classic French toast with powdered sugar and strawberry syrup if you want something sweet. For a unique dish, try the breakfast tacos. Do you crave a BLT in the morning? Try the BELT, which is perfect for brunch. It’s a bacon, egg, lettuce, and tomato sandwich on white bread. Or you can also order the Breakfast Club, which comes with eggs, bacon, sausage, and ham served on a brioche bun.

There are also two more extensive platter options on the brunch menu. The Eggs a La Texas includes eggs served your way, biscuits and gravy, and breakfast potatoes. You can also have the American Dream. It includes eggs served the way you like with your choice of meat, breakfast potatoes, and toast. Among the sides you can add to your meal is a fresh fruit salad. The drink menu includes a classic Bloody Mary, mimosas, and sangria. You can also try a Poinsettia, which is a blend of cranberry and champagne.

On your way to or from brunch, swing by Classic Toyota in Tyler, Texas, to check out our ever-changing inventory. Our staff is more than happy to answer any questions you have. You can also schedule a routine maintenance appointment to keep your Toyota in the best shape possible. Enjoy your meal. We look forward to seeing you soon.


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