5 local breakfast sandwiches to start your morning right

Breakfast Sandwich Guide
The ultimate breakfast sandwich awaits at Santos Coffee. Photos by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

Wake up, Birmingham—it’s time for breakfast. Start the morning off right with one of these tasty breakfast sandwiches available at local eateries around The Magic City. 

1. The Red Cat Coffee House

Red Cat
Melty, cheesy goodness at The Red Cat Coffee House. Photos by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

Coffee house vibes calling your name? Enter The Red Cat Coffee House.

The cool cats at this shop serve up some of the tastiest breakfast sandwiches around The Magic City.

Top pick: buttered croissant, egg, black forest ham + Vermont cheese. Price – $7

Where: Railroad Park – 1701 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233 | Pepper Place – 2901 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
Hours: Railroad Park – Monday-Saturday 6:30AM-8PM, Sunday 6:30AM-6PM | Pepper Place Monday-Friday 7AM-6PM, Saturday 7AM-3PM
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2. Santos Coffee

Santos, breakfast sandwich
Santos Coffee has a killer breakfast sandwich. Photos by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

Morning tummy rumbles? Fill it with goodness when you visit Santos Coffee.

Pair your menu pick with an Iced Basil Lavender Latte or Cafe Nutella for off-the-charts satisfaction.

Top pick: ham, egg and cheese on a croissant or bagel. Price – $6.25

Where: Redmont – 2101 5th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | Uptown – 2221 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | Hoover – 1021 Brock’s GAP Pkwy, Ste 101, Hoover, AL 35244
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 6:30AM-1PM
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3. Sam’s Super Samwiches

Super Sams Sandwiches
Gobble up this breakfast sandwich from Sam’s Super Samwiches in Homewood. Photos by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

Haven’t been to Sam’s Super Samwiches in Homewood? Where have you been?

This oldie but goodie has been serving up breakfast sandwiches to the Homewood community and beyond for years—and they truly are super.

Top pick: ham + cheese. Price – $2.45

Where: 2812 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209
Monday-Saturday, 6:30AM-2PM

4. Ted’s Restaurant

Ted's Restaurant
Have you been to Ted’s Restaurant? Photo via Ted’s Restaurant’s Facebook

Love a good meat and three? Then consider Ted’s Restaurant your new favorite. This popular spot also serves a life-changing breakfast menu, so hurry in and gobble it up.

Top pick: Jerry’s Breakfast Quesadilla filled with grilled chicken, eggs, Monterey Jack & cheddar cheese on a flour tortilla. Price – $11.50

Where: 328 12th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233
Monday-Friday 10:30AM-2PM | Saturday 8AM-2PM
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5. Tip Top Grill

Tip Top Grill
Endless views for the perfect morning wake up at Tip Top Grill in Hoover. Photos by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

Wondrous views make for a dreamy morning. Pair it with a side of breakfast at Tip Top Grill in Hoover.

Top pick: sausage sandwich. Price – $1.69

Where: 588 Shades Crest Rd, Birmingham, AL 35226
Monday-Saturday 10:30AM-3PM
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Patience Itson
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