Favorite Breakfast Rides

September 23, 2016
Breakfast RidesFavorite Breakfast Rides

The excitement of watching the sun come up, feeling the cool, crisp morning air, and starting the day off with a sense of calm that few people get to experience is what makes breakfast rides so wonderful. Lay off the snooze button and head for your motorcycle. It’s time to smell the coffee– and the bacon, the biscuits, and the huevos rancheros. With the help of Ride Texas readers, we’ve complied a list of some of the forty-plus best places to meet, chat, and chew in the morning — some even serve breakfast 24 hours a day. Hopefully, these will give you a good reason to get up (and ride!) in the morning.

BREAKFAST ALONG THE WAY

EULESS

IHOP
2710 TX Hwy. 121
817-283-7070
Try:
CHICKEN AND WAFFLES, BREAKFAST SAMPLER

FORT WORTH

ESPERANZA’S RESTAURANT AND BAKERY
2122 N. Main St.
817-626-5770
joets.com
Try:
TWO SLICES OF TOASTED BOLILLO, HUEVOS RANCHEROS

OL’ SOUTH
PANCAKE HOUSE
1509 S. University
817-336-0311
olsouthpancakehouse.com
Try:
BUILD-YOUR-OWN PANCAKES, BUILD-YOUR-OWN OMELET

GRANBURY

FIREHOUSE CAFE
1462 U.S. Hwy. 377 E.
817-279-1160
Try: 
FIREHOUSE OPEN-FACED SCRAMBLER,GIANT PANCAKES, LOADED OMELET

JUSTIN

LONESOME SPUR
218 FM 156
940-648-2600
Try:
PECAN WAFFLES, BREAKFAST SANDWICHES, BUILD-YOUR-OWN OMELET, CHICKEN-FRIED STEAK OR CHICKEN

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS 

THE EGG AND I
9159 TX Hwy. 26, Ste. 360
817-427-3444
theeggandirestaurants.com
Try:
VIVA LA FRANCE FRENCH TOAST

ROANOKE

DOVE CREEK CAFE
204 U.S. Hwy. 377 S.
dovecreekcafe.com
817-491-4973
Try:
TEXAS HASH, CHICKEN AND WAFFLES, JUMBO BISCUITS AND GRAVY

SANGER

THE OLD WEST CAFE
711 N. 5th St.
940-458-7358
oldwestcafe.us
Try:
THE CHEYENNE, THE TRAIL BOSS

BIG BEND COUNTRY

BOYZ 2 MEN
220 W. San Antonio St.
(behind Padre’s)
Marfa
432-295-3494

CRAVE KITCHEN & BAR
300 Cincinnati
(plus 2 other locations)
El Paso
915-351-3677
cravekitchenandbar.com

EL RINCON DE CORTEZ
3415 Sun Bowl Dr.
El Paso
915-544-2808

H&H CAR WASH &
COFFEE SHOP
701 E. Yandell Dr.
El Paso
915-533-1144

K-BOB’S STEAKHOUSE
2800 W. Dickinson Blvd.
Fort Stockton
432-336-6233

GULF COAST

THE BREAKFAST
KLUB
3711 Travis St.
Houston
713-528-8561
thebreakfastklub.com

DOT COFFEE SHOP
7006 Gulf Fwy.
Houston
713-644-7669
pappas.com/restaurants/
dot-coffee-shop

FOUNTAIN VIEW CAFÉ
1842 Fountain View Dr.
Houston
713-785-9060
fountain-view-cafe.com

HARRY’S
RESTAURANT & CAFÉ
318 Tuam St.
Houston
713-528-0198
harrysrestaurantcafe.com

HOTEL BLESSING
COFFEE SHOP
817 FM 616
Blessing
361-588-6623
hotelblessing.com

LA GUADALUPANA
BAKERY & CAFÉ
2109 Dunlavy St.
Houston
713-522-2301

MANUEL’S
313 E. Maxan St.
Port Isabel
956-943-1655
facebook.com/
ManuelsPortisabel

THE NOOK
RESTAURANT
1218 W. Main St.
Tomball
281-255-8406

OUISIE’S TABLE
3939 San Felipe St.
Houston
713-528-2264
ouisiestable.com

HILL COUNTRY 

BENT RIM GRILL
657 RR 337 W.
Leakey
830-232-6649
bentrimgrill.com

BLUE BONNET CAFÉ
211 U.S. Hwy. 281
Marble Falls
830-693-2344
bluebonnetcafe.net

GRANNY D’s HOME
COOKING
14312 FM 306
Canyon Lake
830-964-4677

HIT THE SPOT CAFÉ
5121 Albert Brown Dr.
(inside the Garfield Library)
Del Valle
512-563-5765

THE MAGNOLIA CAFÉ
2304 Lake Austin Blvd.
and 1920 S. Congress Ave. Austin
512-478-8645 and
512-445-0000
magnoliacafeaustin.com

THE MONUMENT CAFÉ
500 S. Austin Ave.
Georgetown
512-930-9586
themonumentcafe.com

OLD SPANISH TRAIL
RESTAURANT (or OST)
307 Main St.
Bandera
830-796-3836

ROSIE’S
TAMALE HOUSE
13436 TX Hwy. 71
Austin
512-263-5242

PANHANDLE PLAINS

APPLE TREE CAFÉ
AND BAKERY
3501 50th St.
Lubbock
806-799-7715

GEORGE’S CAFÉ
5407 4th St.
Lubbock
806-795-6000
georgescafelbk.com

HITCHIN’ POST
210 Broadway
Roaring Springs
806-348-7205

LUBBOCK’S
BREAKFAST HOUSE &
GRILL
7006 University Ave.
Lubbock
806-687-8912
lubbockbreakfasthouse.com

THE RANCH HOUSE
CAFÉ
810 23rd St.
Canyon
806-655-8785
theranchhousecafe.com

YE OLDE
PANCAKE STATION
2800 Virginia Cir.
Amarillo
806-355-0211
pancakestation.com

PINEY WOODS

DOLLI’S DINER
116 S. Pecan St.
Nacogdoches
936-305-5007
dollisdiner.com

SIMPLY BERTIE’S
16075 FM 849
Lindale
903-881-9391

PRAIRIES & LAKES

ALFREDO’S STEAK
HOUSE RESTAURANT
111 U.S. Hwy. 80 E.
Forney
972-564-9925
alfredossteaks.com

ALL GOOD CAFÉ
2934 Main St.
Dallas
214-742-5362
allgoodcafe.com

CAFÉ HOMESTEAD
608 Dry Creek Rd.
Waco
254-754-9604
cafehomestead.com

KOFFEE KUP FAMILY
RESTAURANT
300 W. Second St.
Hico
254-796-4839
koffeekupfamilyrestaurant.com
LUCY’S ON
THE SQUARE
127 N. Ohio St.
Celina
972-382-1212
lucyscelina.com

MAXINE’S ON MAIN
905 Main St.
Bastrop
512-303-0919
maxinescafe.com

MEGG’S CAFÉ AND
HAMILTON BREAD CO.
1749 Everton Dr.
Temple
254-771-3800
meggs-cafe.com

NEWMAN’S CASTLE
AND BAKERY
504 E. Main St.
Bellville
979-865-9804
newmanscastle.com

PEACE OF BREAD
1708 Monroe
Commerce
903-246-3048
peaceofbread.net

PENNY’S DINER
1051 N. Market St.
Hearne
979-279-5599
oaktreeinn.com/pennysdiner

WANDA’S
RESTAURANT
1503 Fort Worth Hwy.
Weatherford
817-599-7421

WEATHERFORD
DOWNTOWN CAFÉ
101 W. Church St.
Weatherford
817-594-8717

ZAPATA’S TORTILLAS
& MORE
514 Morgan St.
Meridian
254-435-9977

SOUTH TEXAS PLAINS

GRUMPY’S MEXICAN
CAFÉ
1881 FM 2252
San Antonio
210-651-3444

MAGNOLIA
PANCAKE HAUS
606 Embassy Oaks and
10333 Huebner Rd.
San Antonio
210-496-0828
magnoliapancakehaus.com

MARY LOU’S CAFÉ
4405 McCullough Ave.
San Antonio
210-396-7909

MI TIERRA CAFÉ &
BAKERY
218 Produce Row
San Antonio
210-225-1262
mitierracafe.com

Events

FREE

ALR #208 Bike Nite

February 23 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am

American Legion Riders Post #208 will be hosting Bike Nite at Conroy’s Irish Pub. Come out and enjoy the fun, live music, door prizes and raffles!
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FREE

2019 Texas Motorcycle Safety Forum

February 23 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

This year’s Texas Statewide Motorcycle Safety Forum will provide important information to riders, instructors, and traffic safety professionals who are interested in improving rider safety. The Forum is FREE to attend and lunch will be provided (does not include nightly stays at the Y.O. Ranch). Topics will include: Identification of the extent of the rider safety problem. Activities that TxDOT, DPS, NHTSA, FHWA, and AMA are doing to improve rider safety. Legislative activities in Texas….
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$20.00

Gurene Country Ride

February 23 @ 12:00 pm

It’s Gruene in the Texas Hill Country! Time to check out the beautiful wildflowers on this ride! Please come join ALR 208 for some Wind Therapy! Registration begins: 12:00 pm Kick Stands Up: 1:00pm Donation: $20 per Rider – Includes Poker Hand Passenger – FREE $10 per Passenger for Poker Hand * Minimum of 15 paid riders to hole Poker Ride Ends at Conroy’s Irish Pub, 9190 Fair Oaks Parkway, Boerne, TX 78015 Proceeds benefit…
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Free

2nd Annual Vintage Bike SMASH UP @ MotoLiberty – Dallas

February 24 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

  It’s a meeting of the Classic Motorcycles and the Contemporary Customs when the North Texas Norton Owner’s Association and their collection of Vintage Bike mingle with the Cafe Customs of the Denton Moto Collective at MotoLiberty’s 2nd Annual Vintage Bike Smash Up. The theme is “Young meet the Old”. This eclectic assortment of motorcyclists and their machines is a once a year affair jointly hosted by the NTNOA and the Denton Moto Collective at Dallas’ top gear shop, Moto…
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$175

Eurosport Cycle’s Spring Track Day

March 11

Eurosport Cycle’s track day is designed for street riders. It will be held at Motorsport Ranch in Cresson, TX. You use your own street bike and street riding gear (protective jacket, pants, and gloves, full face helmet, boots over ankles). No leathers or special set up needed for your bike. It’s pretty laid back with small groups and plenty of one on one instruction. If you’ve ever thought of doing a track day this is…
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