5 Brunch Spots Loved by Locals + Visitors in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores
Whether you are vacationing in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach or live nearby, brunch near the beach is a weekend tradition
for many and for good reason! So many local options offer delicious brunch favorites and the incredible
views you love! Below are five options to keep in mind during your next stay.
The brunch buffet at Cobalt has your favorite breakfast options and includes a carving station. This isn’t
your normal buffet-style set up, either. For under $25, you can choose from fresh salads, casseroles, an
omelet station and more. They also have a brunch menu for those not interested in the buffet plus $3
drink specials every Sunday. Take a seat on the outside patio for live music and a sunny view of
The atmosphere at Tacky Jacks keeps their loyal customers returning with every beach vacation! With
three locations in Orange Beach, Gulf Shores and Fort Morgan, you’re never too far away from this local
spot! Whether you love mimosas or bushwackers with your brunch, they have you covered! Be sure to
order a shrimp omelet and take a seat outside on the deck for beautiful views at all three locations!
Craving pancakes in the middle of the day? Stop by Kitty’s Kafe in Gulf Shores! They serve breakfast all
day, every day. Order a brunch favorite on Sundays with a mimosa before shopping at the surrounding
stores. There is something for everyone at this charming local restaurant.
Ruby Slipper Café
The Ruby Slipper Café in Orange Beach specializes in breakfast and brunch only. They are open 7am-2pm
daily and open until 3pm on weekends. Their menu is fun and unique! Try something new like cinnamon
and buttermilk biscuits! They are conveniently located central to both Orange Beach and Gulf Shores so
they are always near anywhere you choose to stay in the area.
Last but not least is Foodcraft, located at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores. You can start your day with the
Big Beach Breakfast entrée from their brunch menu followed by a walk on the beach directly in front of
the restaurant! This is also a great spot to take a break from the Backcountry Trail. Park your bike and
stay a while!
There are so many amazing local restaurants here in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach! Book your beach vacation
today with Sugar Sands Vacation Rentals and make plans to check out one (or all) of these
delicious brunch options while you’re here.