9 egg dishes heating up brunch tables around Birmingham

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Ruby Sunshine. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

Whether you like them scrambled, poached, over easy or fried, there’s no denying that eggs are the bosses of brunch. Here are nine egg-straordinary egg dishes to try in Birmingham—and we’re not yolking!

1. Bacon, Egg & Cheese from Homewood Bagel Company

Homewood Bagel Company
Homewood Bagel Company. Photo via Homewood Bagel Company’s Facebook

Nothing beats a warm, freshly-baked bagel from Homewood Bagel Company. Especially when you can build your own just how you want it. On the menu, you’ll find a broad list of add-ons to choose from, including eggs. My suggestions, make it a bacon, egg and cheese bagel. Delish! Price based on items chosen

Address: 907 Central Ave, Homewood, AL 35209
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2. BLT Omelet from Big Bad Breakfast

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The BLT Omelet. Photo via Big Bad Breakfast – Homewood’s Facebook

Love a good BLT sandwich? Mix it up with the BLT Omelet from Big Bad Breakfast. This French-style omelet includes chopped bacon, spinach, tomatoes and mayo drizzled with just the right amount of tomato gravy and ham powder. All omelets are served with tossed greens and fries. Price – $11.50

Address: 1926 29th Avenue, Homewood, AL 35209
Contact: 205.666.7099
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3. Brisket El Rancho Omelet from Demetri’s BBQ

Brisket El Rancho Omelet. Photo via Demetri’s BBQ’s Facebook

Want a brunch that packs a punch? Head to Demetri’s for the Brisket El Rancho Omelet. With slow cooked brisket, Jalapeños and onions dripping in queso cheese, expect a tasty start to your day.

Available only on Sundays between 9:30AM and 2PM.

Address: 1901 28th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35209
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4. Farrelly’s Breakfast from Farrelly’s Southern Bar and Kitchen

Breakfast of champs—and foodies. Photo via Farrelly’s Southern Bar and Kitchen’s Facebook

Start off your morning with a meal that’s classy and delicious at Farrelly’s Southern Bar and Kitchen in Hoover. Making our must-devour list is Farrelly’s Breakfast that comes with two eggs any style, Berton’s Bacon, home fries and a biscuit. Price – $12

Address: 5532 Grove Blvd, Hoover, AL 35226
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5. Fried Green Benedict from Roots & Revelry

Roots and Revelry
Roots & Revelry. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

For the true southerner, the Fried Green Benedict from Roots & Revelry will charm your palate. This satisfying dish features an English Muffin topped with fried green tomato, smoked salmon, poached egg and smoked tomato Hollandaise and served with your choice of fruit skewers or balsamic dressed mixed greens. Price – $18

Address: 1623 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
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6. Metro Diner

Metro Diner
Fried Chicken Benedict. Photo via Metro Diner’s Facebook

For the ultimate dish, opt for the Fried Chicken Benedict. This tasty meal includes buttermilk marinated chicken tenders, two poached eggs on a biscuit and is topped with a creamy Hollandaise. On the side—hash browns. Price – $11.99

Address: 180 Inverness Plaza Birmingham, AL 35242 | 2050 Gadsden Hwy,
Birmingham, AL 35235
Contact: Inverness – 205.719.2563 | Birmingham – 205.598.1848
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7. Piedmont Omelette from the Flying Biscuit Cafe

Flying Biscuit Cafe
Piedmont Omelette. Photo via Flying Biscuit Cafe – The Shops of the Colonnade’s Facebook

Omelet on the brain? The Piedmont Omelette from the Flying Biscuit is guaranteed to satisfy your hunger. This hearty dish includes: three eggs, signature chicken sage sausage, crispy all-natural nitrate free applewood bacon, onions and yellow cheddar cheese and served with grits and a biscuit. Price – $11.99

Address: 3419 Colonnade Pkwy, #100, Birmingham, AL 35243
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8. Steak and Eggs from The Essential

The Essential
Steak and Eggs. Photo via The Essential’s Facebook

One glimpse of the menu at The Essential and you’ll be singing “It’s simply irresistible!” Based on the photo of the Steak and Eggs, you see what I mean.

Address: 2018 Morris Avenue Birmingham, AL 35203
Contact: 205.703.3012
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9. The Costa Rican from Ruby Sunshine

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The Costa Rican from Ruby Sunshine in Homewood. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

For a Southwestern vibe, order The Costa Rican from Ruby Sunshine in Homewood. This flavor-rich dish features Gallo Pinto (slow cooked black beans and rice) over warm tomato salsa, Chorizo sausage, crispy plantains, avocados and two eggs of any style. Price – $12

Address: 1017 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209
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