Doodles Breakfast & Lunch is comfort food with a conscience, offering favorites like French toast, shrimp and grits, hot browns, omelets, beignets, and more prepared with local, organic ingredients whenever possible. This trendy hotspot is a sure way to get your day going with great food and a lively atmosphere. Their weekend brunch is always busy, but check them out through the week–they’re closed Mondays, but start serving at 8am Tuesday-Sunday. They proudly offer bread from Bluegrass Baking Co., which makes the experience even more special.
262 North Limestone • (859) 317-8507 • doodlesrestaurant.com
With a diverse menu, Limestone Blue is perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Their breakfast has that southern cooking, Kentucky feel to it, and their lunch is simple but sweet with pizza, sandwiches, their famous mac and cheese, and much more. Their seasonal menus make the most of bright, fresh produce. Open at 9:30 Saturday and Sunday and 10:30 through the week, it’s a convenient spot to grab a bite before enjoying all that Downtown has to offer. Love Lexington? So does Limestone Blue. Look for menu options that help give back to the community!
133 North Limestone • (859) 367-0133
Searching for a nice, casual dining experience for breakfast, lunch, or dinner? Josie’s has it. Customers can enjoy friendly service along with tasty home-style cooking. Their Grouper Fingers are famous, and their Josie’s Burger is a Lexington classic. For breakfast, enjoy their scratch-made biscuits, which always taste like a Southern granny made ‘em. From waffles to a delicious reuben, Josie’s is the perfect mix of homespun hospitality, comfortable dining and some truly great dishes.
821 Chevy Chase Place • (859) 523-8328 • josieslex.com
SHAKESPEARE AND CO.
Focus on detail and design is what separates Shakespeare and Co. from any other dining experience. The whimsical décor is warm and invigorating, making every visit a visual delight. Enjoy the cushioned couches and chairs, as well as a gorgeous patio that’s perfect for socializing. They serve sumptuous breakfast options, from a classic English breakfast to their delicious Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs. Enjoy crepes, pastries, coffee specialties, and a rich menu of dishes with a world cuisine inspiration that will surely surprise and delight.
367 West Short Street • (859) 367-0413 and 1060 Chinoe Road • (859) 303-5760 • shakespeare-and-co.com
As the name suggests, Wild Eggs serves up eggs in every fashion and style you can imagine! From simple scrambled eggs to Chili Verde Huevos Rancheros, from their Surfer Girl omelet to their delightful Breakfast Nachos, there’s something on the Wild Eggs menu to suit your taste. Of course, they dish up far more than just eggs; their menu includes offer waffles, crepes, and biscuits and gravy along with soups, salads and sandwiches. It’s the perfect spot to feed a crowd, with something to please picky eaters and adventurous palates alike.
1925 Justice Drive • (859) 543-0532 and 3735 Palomar Centre Drive • (859) 277-0402 • wildeggs.com
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