Local Breakfast Spots in the NRV

Whether on the run to work or class, or looking for a nice weekend spot, brunch hits the spot. You can’t go wrong with carbs in the morning! The New River Valley is filled with a variety of local cafes, coffee shops, and restaurants that serve the best morning cravings. From bagels, eggs, waffles or sausage, you can find your favorite at these local breakfast spots. 

The Palisades

This local Pembroke restaurant makes you feel like part of the neighborhood. Located in the former Pyne’s General Store, The Palisades Restaurant offers contemporary cuisine in a unique countryside setting, warm hospitality and unparalleled service in an historic landmark building. Serving up some of the most delicious brunch options in a family style setting. Choose from Cinnamon French Toast, Biscuits & Gravy, Pulled Pork Sliders, and more. 


Next Door Bake Shop

Don’t underestimate this cozy coffee shop. Not only is the perfect place to catch up on work or meet a friend for a hot drink, but they serve some of the most tasty breakfast options in Blacksburg. They also served many Thai inspired paninis and bubble tea. Some of our favorite items from them include their Bangkok Breakfast Sandwich and Apple Mayo Panini. 


Red Rooster Coffee

Red Rooster is a Virginia-based coffee company roasting only the highest quality beans from around the world. Located in Floyd County, the Red Rooster Coffee Shop is home to the Virginia Coffee company. Accompanying the coffee is a long list of bagels, pastries, and other bakery items, making it the perfect stop and go cafe for coffee lovers.


Mockingbird Cafe

Locally owned and operated, this coffee shop and bakery has a long list of pastries that will be sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. On top of that their menu items include French Toast Strata, Greek Breakfast Sandwich, Cinnamon Rolls, and more. They also offer a unique large venue space that is available to be rented. They additionally provide catering for this room or allow you to bring your food.


The Louise Baker Team loves a good breakfast.  Whether you live in the heart of town, or out in the country you are sure to find something excellent. The NRV has so many wonderful food options, no wonder it is a great place to live.  Join us for our blog coming soon on some local places to have dinner, or grab a drink!  Happy living!