Blue Star Diner
Bridgeland Breakfast Sammy
Two local eggs, bacon, basil, Sylvan Star Gruyre, Gull Valley tomatoes and a healthy spread of pesto mayo. It’s a flavour explosion of delicious proportions.
Blue Star Diner, 809 1 Ave. N.E., 403-261-9998, bluestardiner.ca, @bluestar_yyc
Butcher and the Baker
This little brioche bun of goodness filled with scrambled eggs, pickled onions, cheddar and aioli is available all day for anyone out there who’s a breakfast-for-lunch person.
Butcher and the Baker, 181, 250 6 Ave. S.W., 403-265-7765, butcherbakeryyc.com, @butcherbakeryyc
Brave the cold weather and lineups outside of this popular Beltline diner for our city’s only namesake sandwich that is filled to the brim with a myriad of ingredients from eggs, sausage and peppers to bacon, green onions, cheese and tomatoes.
Galaxie Diner, 1413 11 St. S.W., 403-228-0001, galaxiediner.ca, @galaxiediner
You can’t go wrong with an on-the-go friendly breakfast dish from this hopping eatery. A fried egg, Italian sausage, tomato and cheddar cheese come together for a perfect pre-work bite at Holy Grill.
Holy Grill, 827 10 Ave. S.W., 403-261-9759, holygrill.ca, @holygrill
Local on 8th
Fried Egg Sandwich
Sometimes all you crave is a calorie-rich breakfast to cure what ails you. This sandwich will do just that, with eggs, cheddar, tomatoes and crispy bacon stacked between sourdough slices and grilled to perfection. Pairs perfectly with a cowboy boot El Caesar.
Local on 8th, 310 8 Ave. S.W., 403-264-7808, localon8thave.com, @localon8thave