There is nothing better than waking up on a Sunday, watching the sunrise over the waves, and then enjoying a nice Sunday brunch in New Smyrna Beach. From handcrafted lattes to smoked bacon Bloody Marys, New Smyrna Beach has a restaurant for everyone to choose for breakfast. Here are our favorite places to enjoy a memorable brunch in New Smyrna Beach.
With beautiful garden seating, live music, and a nice selection of mimosas and sangrias, Cafe Verde easily serves the nicest brunch in town. The brunch menu is fresh, with standards like omelets or more adventurous choices like sweet and spicy hash with plantains. Located behind Clancy’s right off of Flagler Avenue, Cafe Verde is best known in town for its vegetarian offerings. It is one of the best small restaurants to enjoy brunch when visiting New Smyrna Beach.
Hours: 11AM-3PM Sundays
Food Highlights: Sweet and Spicy Hash, French Toast with Cinnamon Vanilla Custard, Sunrise Mimosas
Address: 301b Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach
Menu Link: Cafe Verde Brunch Menu
City Market Bistro
City Market Bistro is the new kid on the block, and you won’t regret spending Sunday brunch there. With an adorable bistro setting on Canal Street, City Bistro serves up the perfect French cafe breakfast. Start with some French Press Coffee or a Mimosa. Snack on delicious hand baked bread and pastries, and then indulge in a Croque Madame. Seating both in and out is charming, and service is lovely.
Hours: 10AM-3PM Sundays
Food Highlights: Croque Madame, Steak and Eggs, Smoked Salmon Avocado Toast
Address: 124 Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach
Menu Link: City Market Bistro Menu
Third Wave Cafe
If you are looking for a memorable meal, Third Wave Cafe is probably the best overall restaurant in New Smyrna Beach. They have a wonderful coffee shop, but also serve breakfast in their backyard garden. The beautiful outdoor setting of Third Wave is unlike anything in town.Indulge in some Bananas Foster French Toast and Shrimp and Grits, or go for the basic breakfast. Be aware, they are closed on Tuesdays!
Hours: 7:30 AM-2PM every day except Tuesday
Food Highlights: Bananas Foster French Toast, Nutella Crepe, Third Wave Red Sangria
Address: 204 Flagler Ave, NSB
Menu Link: Third Wave Cafe Menu
Outriggers is one of the best New Smyrna beach restaurants on the water. Overlooking the marina, it is kid-friendly, dog-friendly, and boat friendly! It can get busy, but if there is a wait you can still enjoy some views and a drink on bar seats on the dock. Don’t miss the bloody mary which is served with a slice of peppered bacon!
Hours: Sunday 11AM-3PM
Food Highlights: Spicy Avocado Toast, Sea Treasures Benedict, Tropical Mimosa
Address: 200 Boatyard Street, NSB
Menu Link: Outriggers Menu
Riverpark Terrace located near the New Smyrna park and community center is one of the best brunch in New Smyrna Beach locations. With indoor and outdoor seating, Riverpark Terrace provides a slightly upscale ambience, and serves salads, sandwhiches, and a variety of benedicts. If you are looking a nicer brunch in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, Riverpark Terrace is a lovely choice.
Hours: Sunday 11 AM – 3 PM
Food Highlights: Avocado BLT Croissant, Southern Belle Benedict, Oh My Chicken Thigh
Address: 302 South Riverside Drive, NSB
Menu Link: Riverpark Terrace Brunch Menu
Wake Up Cafe/Wake Up Cafe North
Wake Up Cafe and Wake Up Cafe North serve up the best New Smyrna Beach breakfast every day of the week. Started by Argentinian native Dave, who also spent time in Spain, the menu offers Latin classics like Lomito or Tortilla Espanola. It also serves up the basics with a solid eggs benedict. Get to Wake Up Cafe if you want a relaxed, casual brunch. You will be welcomed like family, and experience great food.
Hours: 7 AM-2PM every day
Food Highlights: Eggs Argentine, Dulce de Leche stuffed French Toast, Cafe con Leche
Wake Up Cafe: 749 East 3rd Ave, NSB
Wake Up North: 306 N Causeway, NSB
Menu Link: Wake Up Cafe North Menu
Mermaid Cafe is the new place for breakfast in New Smyrna Beach, located in a small building next to the Riverview Hotel and Spa. They serve beignets, waffles, and basic breakfast and lunch fare in a cute, friendly setting. Seating is a bit limited, so come early if you want to grab a table. This is a great place for kids, as they will love choosing from the waffle topping bar.
Hours: Every day 8 AM – 2 PM
Food Highlights: New Orleans Style Beignets, Mermaid Waffles, Crabcake Sandwiches
Address: 113 Flagler Avenue, NSB
Menu Link: Mermaid Cafe Menu
Jason’s Corner is a family owned NSB restaurant and a fixture in the community. Located on canal street, the outdoor tables offer great people watching. Service is pleasant, fast, and all of your standard brunch staples are available. If you are looking for a classic, low key brunch, Jason’s Corner serves up one of the best brunches in New Smyrna Beach.
Hours: Sunday 8 AM – 1:30 PM
All other days 8 AM – 2:30 PM
Food Highlights: Crab Benedict, Omelets, Jason’s Corner Mimosa
Address: 135 Canal Street, NSB
Menu Link: Jason’s Corner