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Bright Mornings Cafe

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105 S 3rd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4208
+1 904-491-1771
Thu - Tue 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Florence, Alabama
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Bright Mornings experience is colorful, friendly, and delicious. We were glad we stopped by.It was close to downtown but just a little off the main--a nice spot.

Thank retiredteacher157
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I love that they start with bringing an assortment of muffins to the table with the menus. We ate here for brunch and the omelet was good, as well as the French toast. The only disappointment was the chocolate milk - it was more chocolate syrup with a splash of milk. The waitresses were friendly and it's a comfortable setting... More 

Thank lec1727
Little Rock, Arkansas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Service is laid back. Perfect for this beach bum. Brunch is very good. A menu selection typical for a cafe setting. If you're expecting city service, go to New York. If you want to relax and have a good brunch, this place is perfect.

Thank RHBlair131
Fort McCoy, Florida
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118 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you are given an award by Trip Advisor that says a lot. And this restaurant does not disappoint. By far this the breakfast/brunch destination for my wife and I. The food is simply amazing and the staff always so friendly. Great selections and generous portions. Highly recommended.

Thank Baron2772
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I treat ourselves to breakfast at Bright Morning about once every two months. The food is always well prepared and they have a nice variety. We enjoy the fresh baked goodies they put on the table when you arrive. It is particularly nice to eat outside in the warmer months.

Thank FBTV
Sarasota, Florida
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125 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

The service was fast and the food was plentiful. Delicious too. We had a breakfast that was spot-on like we ordered it and so full of goodness it held until a 2pm lunch.

Thank WizardofSarasota
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55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We dined here with great expectations...service was good and the food was average. The blueberry pancake was disgusting! It was sour and the pancake was flat not your typically fluffy and full of flavors. We prob wouldn't be return here.

Thank Eat_laugh
Alpharetta, Georgia
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

We recently moved here and love a good breakfast. I was hoping the first experience was just a bad day for them, so after several weeks we tried again. It was even worse. On the first visit, the service was fair but the food was not cooked properly and they got the orders wrong. On the second try, we managed... More 

Thank Gary W
Smyrna, Georgia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The make your own omelette was delicious. For a flat fee, you can add as many ingredients as you'd like. Indoor and outdoor seating

Thank epurcel1
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

After driving all night to get to Fernandina Beach from Nashville we were looking for some nice, quiet place to eat breakfast. We wanted someplace that felt like we weren't in Nashville. Bright Mornings Cafe fit the bill. Our waitress was fun but straight-forward. The four people in our party all got different menu items and don't remember anyone complaining.... More 

Thank Daryl P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $15
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S 3rd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4208
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-491-1771

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?