Stand-Out Breakfast Restaurants in Amherst, MA

Aspen Square Management Blog Post

Have a favorite meal to go out to eat for? Breakfast is a staple meal and a crowd favorite when it comes to dining out. There's nothing like having an omelet or pancake prepared by someone else that makes it that much more delicious. The number of restaurants near our apartments in Amherst, MA are endless, but here are some of our favorites that stand out from the rest!

pancakes, toast and eggs for breakfast and brunch

The Lone Wolf

Enjoy this classic breakfast restaurant with the entire family. There’s plenty to choose from on the menu, including vegan options. Either enjoy your meal dining in, order it to go, or if you ever need catering, they’ve got you covered!

Give them a visit at 63 Main St. Amherst, Massachusetts


Looking for something a little more upscale? Take a visit to 30Boltwood, where you can fall in love with their elegant and comfortable atmosphere as you enjoy the freshest food in their farm-to-table cuisine. For breakfast they offer a separate breakfast and brunch menu full of homey classics.

Visit them at 30 Boltwood Ave. Amherst MA 01002

The Works Café

The Works is a small café chain in the New England area. Offering breakfast favorites, it’s no wonder why they’ve expanded to eight locations. Whenever you visit The Works Café you can guarantee you’ll experience delicious and healthy meals at a reasonable price so you can walk out with a smile. Their food is thoughtfully sourced and they even offer catering! Come for a meal, coffee, or smoothies, and leave happy and satisfied.

Visit their Amherst, MA location at 48 Noth Pleasant St. Amherst, MA 01002

Johnny’s Roadside Diner

Like breakfast with a theme? Check out Johnny’s Roadside Diner, a 50’s themed diner. They’ve been voted #1 diner in Hampshire Country, so try it out for yourself to see what everyone is raving about. They have a wide variety of options on their breakfast menu and if you’re in a rush, you can take it to-go!

Stop in for a visit at 458 Russell St. Hadley, Massachusetts

The Black Sheep

What makes a common breakfast staple stand out? Made from scratch baked goods. When you eat at The Black Sheep, you’ll be able to taste the difference. They’ve been in business since 1986 and there’s a reason they’ve been around so long. Their food is that good! Each night, their bakers are making croissants, danishes, muffins, rolls and breads all from scratch. Stop in to see if you can taste the difference.

Find them at 79 Main St, Amherst, MA

Bruegger’s Bagel

They say New York has the best bagels, which is why Bruegger’s Bagel is bringing New York to us! Their authentic New York-style bagels were the result of working with a professional bagel baker for two and a half years to perfect their recipe. Now it’s here for you to try, along with so many other things on their menu. Their cream cheese is made in Vermont and acts as the cherry-on-top of their perfected bagel recipe!

Try a bagel at 170 N Pleasant St. Amherst, MA 01002