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All reviews pancakes omelet potatoes french toast hash macadamia nuts fries bread sandwich shrimp cute place tasty breakfast great place for breakfast great coffee hollandaise sauce great menu sit outside
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday, stopped in for breakfast around 9:00AM. The decor is very cheerful and bright with many multi colored chairs. I had the special French Toast with Pecans and Peaches for $11.99. 4 large slices of bread smothers with Pecans and Peaches all served with a...wedge of cantaloupe and a small side dish of whipped cream. Absolutely fabulous tasting, with a little syrup on top just delicious as all get outs!! The coffee was great and never got below half full before being refilled. Great service from their staff. Coffee was $2.99. Overall just a great breakfast, I just wish it was closer to my home. When I was seated at the table I noticed that there was nothing on the tables. They bring everything to you as you need. And those who worry about covid, they bring you a container of hand sanitizer and leave it there for your use before and after eating. Nice touch!!!! I guarantee you won't be disappointed!More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to lunch last week and it was close to perfect. A good menu selection. The B & G and omelets were great, as were the breakfast potatoes. Service was excellent and they were social distancing, wearing masks and sanitizing appropriately. Cute little place. Ready...to go again.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed August 12, 2020

We "googled" breakfast restaurant and found this amazing gem. Pretty on the outside but just beautiful on the inside. The door opens to a burst of color, butterflies, and the odor of good food. Although small there is something to see everywhere. Local art work...is scattered on the walls amid the butterfly decor. The food! Wow. Bring a big appetite! My husband had the typical eggs, bacon, and biscuit. 2 eggs looked more like 4. I love oatmeal and I will let my photo tell the story! Big enough for 2 people. And delicious! We will definitely make this one of our spots!More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed July 21, 2020

Oh my goodness, if I lived close to this place I would eat there every week. The food was fabulous, so fresh and yummy, the service was above the best and the atmosphere was perfect. I can't say enough about it. My husband and I...went out of our way on a return trip from Naples just to eat here one more time before going home.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 1, 2020 via mobile

Everything was great. I tried the Monte Cristo sandwich. It was not deep fried and I enjoyed it much more this way. Also tried the island pancakes. These were delicious with pineapple, coconut and macadamia nuts baked in. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed June 24, 2020

I stopped for breakfast on 6/24/2020 after being told about the great food. I ordered the corned beef eggs Benedict. I dont think it was corned beef, it did not look or taste like it, beef, yes it was. It was ground too fine, almost...turned to saw dust and extremely dry. The poached eggs were overcooked, almost hard. The potatoes had a mushy consistency. The best part of the whole breakfast was the coffee. I drive by that place almost every day because I live in Venice, but I dont think I be stopping again!More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed May 4, 2020 via mobile

I’ve enjoyed breakfast at the Cottage many times. The food is always fresh and delicious. The last time I went, I was with the love of my life, Skipper. We were graciously seated in the outdoor area on the porch. Skipper was thrilled as he...was given a bacon strip. No, he’s not my husband, he’s a goldador. Breakfast Cottage, you’re the best. Thank youMore

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed March 19, 2020 via mobile

Great place for breakfast or lunch. Neighborhood feel with good food! Staff is always friendly and nice. Worth the wait!

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed March 10, 2020

We did not know the hours of this restaurant and stopped near closing—not at closing, but before. I have never been treated more rudely!!! There are nicer ways to throw someone out of your establishment!!!!!! Don’t worry, we won’t bother you again!!!

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 6, 2020

More like a tea house than a diner. I had a good breakfast. service was a bit slow, but I was in no hurry and arrived just as they were opening so they were probably just firing up the kitchen. It is pricey compared with...what I am used to. Figure $20 per head.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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July 28, 2017|
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Response from JPNNH | Reviewed this property |
I was talking about owner of the restaurant...not other customers!!!
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October 24, 2016|
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Response from TheBreakfastCottage | Property representative |
Hi Cathy! Thanks for your inquiry. We WILL be open January 1st; however, we are not taking reservations at this time. Please call the restaurant (941-313-9529) a week or so prior to 1/1/17 and we can tell you if we will be... More
October 9, 2016|
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Response from TheBreakfastCottage | Property representative |
Yes! We do take out. Please call us and we will have your order ready to pick up.
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