National Eggs Benedict Day with Cafe Berlin
If you’re a Columbia local, you’ve probably experienced the whimsical breakfast wonder that is Cafe Berlin. If not, you’ll be hard pressed not to swing by for some breakfast delight after reading this. Located on Tenth Street in Downtown Columbia, the hip and cozy restaurant is packed every weekend with breakfast and brunch connoisseurs. Some menu favorites include the ‘Benedict’, a classic eggs benedict dish, and the ‘Florentine’, a vegetarian spin on the classic. April 16th is ‘National Eggs Benedict Day’, so get on over to Cafe Berlin if you want to celebrate the right way! If eggs benedict aren’t your jam, the extensive menu is sure to meet your cravings. There are lots of delicious plates, including vegan and vegetarian options, so there’s something for everyone!
Cafe Berlin is a Local Favorite for Breakfast and Brunch in Columbia, Mo
Cafe Berlin, or ‘Cafe B’ as locals affectionately call it, opened in 2006 and has been serving up locally sourced fare ever since. Clearly, Columbia loves breakfast; the Cafe is always a full house for the weekend breakfast rush, but it’s worth the wait. The atmosphere is the perfect balance of kitschy-hipster, and Cafe B’s signature chicken decor. The cheerful and efficient wait staff help keep things moving, which is crucial for a packed Saturday morning. In addition to the classic eggs benedict, Cafe Berlin also offers a slew of other decadent breakfast creations. Everything on the menu is homemade and made to order, so sometimes it takes a little extra time, but it’s always worth it. They’re known for the ‘Walt’, a waffle topped with avocado, chipotle mayo, bacon, tomato, mixed greens, and a fried egg. Hello, post breakfast food coma. They also serve bottomless brews from Lakota Coffee Company, and tasty breakfast cocktails like mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. Whether you’re looking for simple, tasty breakfast eats, or you’re feeling a bit more adventurous, Cafe B has it all.
More than Breakfast: Stop by Cafe Berlin for a Hearty Lunch Fix!
Many don’t know that Cafe Berlin also has a full lunch menu on weekdays. However, if you have a breakfast hankering, you can still get any of the breakfast items during their hours: 8a-2p. Lunch offerings include burritos, sandwiches, salads, and soups, all packed with fresh, local ingredients. Some local favorites include the Burrito Bowl, Street Tacos, or the ‘Sweet BB’, a black bean and sweet potato burger. The Cafe also doubles as a music venue, and hosts a variety of unique artists - from musicians to DJ’s to poets. So, after a hearty breakfast or lunch, come back in the evening to enjoy some tunes or spoken word.
Check out Cafe Berlin for your next Saturday brunch!
Hungry yet?! Cafe Berlin is truly a Columbia gem. If you’ve never been to Cafe Berlin, go get the ‘Benedict’ or any of their other scrumptious breakfast options this weekend - you won’t regret it.