Gaslamp Breakfast Company
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The buzz: These innovative waffles and vibrant cocktails just might turn you into a morning person.
The food: The Gaslamp Quarter is more famous for late nights than early mornings, but the Gaslamp Breakfast Company means to change that reputation. Their simple, but comprehensive menu has everything from s’mores waffles to a fried rice benedict with crispy ham, sambal hollandaise, pickled radish salad, and two poached eggs. There are several vegan options to accompany the various cocktails, as well as mocktails, cold brews, and kombuchas.
The cost: Full breakfast plates are $8-$19, coffee drinks, tea, mocktails, and booch are $3.50-$7, most cocktails are $9.50, beer is $7, and a bottle of bubbly with OJ is $24.