Rise and Shine: Exploring the Best Breakfast Stops in Pawleys Island

Breakfast is more than just a meal—it’s a cherished ritual, especially in a place as charming as Pawleys Island. With its laid-back vibe and coastal charm, Pawleys Island offers a variety of breakfast spots that cater to every palate and preference. Whether you’re craving a hearty Southern breakfast, a gourmet brunch experience, or a cozy café atmosphere, here are some of the best breakfast stops in Pawleys Island to start your day off right.

1. Pawleys Island Bakery

Nestled in the heart of Pawleys Island, Pawleys Island Bakery is a beloved local gem known for its freshly baked pastries, artisanal bread, and delectable breakfast fare. From flaky croissants to savory quiches, every item on the menu is crafted with care using high-quality ingredients sourced from local farmers and suppliers. Don’t miss their signature cinnamon rolls or their mouthwatering breakfast sandwiches, perfect for fueling up before a day of exploration.

2. Eggs Up Grill

For a classic American breakfast with a Southern twist, head to Eggs Up Grill. Located just a short drive from Pawleys Island, this popular breakfast spot offers a wide range of hearty breakfast options to satisfy any appetite. From fluffy pancakes to savory omelets, their menu features all your breakfast favorites made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. With its friendly service and cozy atmosphere, Eggs Up Grill is the perfect place to start your day on the right foot.

3. BisQit

For a breakfast experience that’s as unique as it is delicious, look no further than BisQit. Tucked away in the heart of Pawleys Island, this eclectic eatery specializes in gourmet burgers and milkshakes, but their breakfast menu is equally impressive. Indulge in their famous biscuit sandwiches, featuring creative combinations like fried chicken with honey butter or bacon, egg, and cheese. Pair your meal with a hand-spun milkshake or a specialty coffee for the ultimate breakfast treat.

4. Applewood House of Pancakes

If you’re looking for a wide variety but want to avoid breaking the bank, then you definitely need to visit Applewood House of Pancakes in the Litchfield area. Made to order with the freshest ingredients, you can get anything from fruit to seafood at this breakfast and brunch hotspot. Try a traditional breakfast of two eggs with two slices of Applewood bacon or sausage, grits or home fries, and toast or a biscuit. From Awesome Amy’s Shrimp Omelet to the Grand Strand Omelet, there’s surely an omelet for everyone. With 15 different kinds of pancakes, you can decide between traditional choices like Buttermilk or Chocolate Chip, or go with something a little more unusual like Applewood Pancakes (filled with trail mix, topped with warm cinnamon apple compote and served with whipped cream!) or Hawaiian Pancakes (topped with pineapple compote, coconuts, whipped cream and a cherry).

5. Coastal Dish Lowcountry Dining

When you can’t decide what you want, but your hunger is ravenous, it’s best to have breakfast at a place with a wide and hefty selection. At Coastal Dish Lowcountry Dining, guests can partake in a breakfast buffet that will knock your socks off. Enjoy an array of hot selections including made-to-order eggs and omelets, as well as traditional breakfast foods like bacon, sausage, and grits. You can also indulge in the buffet’s assortment of yogurt and pastries or select seasonal fresh fruit or cereal. All breakfast meals are served with juice or coffee. Feel free to make multiple trips to the buffet, as you satisfy your morning hunger! Located onsite at Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort.

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Stay at Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort

After indulging in the best breakfast spots Pawleys Island has to offer, retreat to the comfort and luxury of Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort. With its serene surroundings, luxurious accommodations, and unparalleled hospitality, Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort provides the perfect setting to relax and recharge before your next adventure.