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The Best Breakfast Spots in Gulf Shores

The Best Breakfast Spots in Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores is a charming vacation destination in the heart of the Alabama Gulf Coast, filled with sunshine, picturesque beaches, and mouth-watering southern cuisine. Gulf Shores, Alabama, has several excellent breakfast options that will hit the spot no matter what you’re in the mood for. Young’s Suncoast put together some of our favorite Gulf Shores breakfast spots in this blog post.

Young’s Suncoast also has a stunning selection of vacation rentals in Gulf Shores, AL, and other premium spots on the Alabama Coast. You can find the Gulf Shores vacation rental of your dreams, whether you desire a private pool, fitness center, or gourmet kitchen. Book the vacation of a lifetime today with Young’s Suncoast!

The Top 5 Breakfast Restaurants in Gulf Shores, Alabama

1.    Grab Some of the Best Gulf Shores Breakfast at Kitty’s Kafe

Enjoy a southern-style breakfast in Gulf Shores using only the freshest ingredients. Our favorite breakfast items are the omelets with delicious options for every taste, such as the garden, meat lovers, and southwest omelets. They feature an impressive 4.6-star rating from over 1048 Google reviews.

2.    If You Have a Sweet Tooth, Check Out Lickin Good Donuts

Sometimes for breakfast, you’re just craving something sweet. Come here to enjoy fresh Doughnuts and Kolaches that are homemade daily. They also offer some tea, coffee, and other breakfast staples like sandwiches made with croissants and biscuits. They have a stellar 4.8-star rating from over 462 reviews.

3.    Get a Filling Breakfast in Gulf Shores at Hazel’s Nook

This is among the best places to get breakfast in Gulf Shores when you have an appetite! Enjoy a filling breakfast buffet or order off their menu. The breakfast buffet features all your favorite morning staples, such as an omelet bar and fruit station. They have an excellent 4.4-star rating from over 1804 Google reviews.

4.    Step Back in Time at the Sunliner Diner

Step back in time at this 1950s-themed all-American diner steps away from the sugar sand beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama. They feature retro newspaper menus, collector cars, and breakfast all day! Our favorites include the chicken & waffle eggs benedict, avocado toast, and banana nut french toast. They have an outstanding 4.6-star rating from a massive 10764 Google reviews.

5.    Enjoy a Gulf Shores Breakfast With a Kick at Happy Pappy

Start your morning with a kick by heading to this coffee shop for breakfast in Gulf Shores. Enjoy a delicious selection of coffee drinks, micro-brewed teas, hot chocolates, smoothies, and chai lattes. They also have some breakfast items such as avocado toast, egg muffins, scones, and muffins. They feature a near-perfect 4.9-star rating from over 340 Google reviews.

Get a taste of the Alabama Coast by booking your stay today with Young’s Suncoast!

The Vibrant Alabama Coast Beach Bars

One of the most delightful ways to immerse yourself in the vibrant Alabama Coast scene is to check out the local beach bars. Indulge in expertly crafted cocktails and live entertainment. Young’s Suncoast put together this guide on some of our favorite beach bars you should check out during your stay.

You can also relax with drinks in the comfort of your spacious vacation home rental with private beach views. Young’s Suncoast has a stunning selection of Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, and Fort Morgan vacation rentals. Book your stay today for the trip of a lifetime with Young’s Suncoast!

Explore These 7 Beach Bars on the Alabama Coast

1.    Pink Pony Pub

This is one of the easiest beach bars to spot with its barbie pink building. Children are allowed until 9 p.m. when the live music and karaoke take over for a grand finale of fun. They have a 4.1-star rating from over 2864 Google reviews.

2.    The Hangout Gulf Shores

This is one of the most iconic beach bars on the Alabama Coast. Enjoy beach access, a full-service restaurant, a foam machine, games, and a stage that hosts plenty of live entertainment and annual events. One of their hottest annual events is The Hangout Music Festival which features some of the biggest stars. They feature an impressive 4.4-star rating from over 13782 Google reviews.

3.    Tacky Jacks

Visit one of the most popular beach bars with locations in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. This place is very family-friendly, with the children’s play area in full view from the bar. There is also plenty of live entertainment, like live music, bingo, and karaoke. They feature a 4.2-star rating from over 4223 Google reviews.

4.    Sandshaker At The Wharf

This is an excellent beach bar in Orange Beach, with plenty of fun events and entertainment. Enjoy Jenga, cornhole, beer pong, karaoke, and more. They feature a 4.3-star rating from over 85 Google reviews.

5.    Big Beach Brewing

This is one of the best beach bars for beer fans. Come here for a delicious selection of beer and wine. They have an incredible 4.7-star rating from over 538 Google reviews.

6.    High Tide Daiquiris & Mimosas

Enjoy a scrumptious selection of daiquiris, mimosas, and other popular cocktails. They also have delicious options for charcuterie boards, coffee drinks, and sandwiches. They feature a near-perfect 4.9-star rating from over 56 Google reviews.

7.    San Bar Courtyard

This is one of the most vibrant beach bars in Orange Beach’s entertainment district. You can find this beach bar at the SanRoc Cay Marina, which also features restaurants, shopping, and a marina. They have a fantastic 4.6-star rating from over 776 Google reviews. Experience the Alabama Coast beach bars by booking your stay today with Young’s Suncoast!

Book Your Stay for the Hangout Music Festival 2023

It’s getting to the end of the winter, so it’s time to plan your summer vacation! The early bird gets the worm as the wise saying goes. By planning your summer vacation early, you can get the best pick of flights and Gulf Shores vacation rentals. Young’s Suncoast offers $200 off in Crystal Tower for the Hangout Music Festival 2023! 

Browse through Crystal Tower’s luxurious condo vacation rentals in Gulf Shores with stunning views of the Alabama Gulf Coast, all within walking or biking distance of the Hangout Music Festival. Not only will you get $200 off your 4+ days stay, but you can also utilize early check-in at noon on Thursday, May 18. If you have yet to hear of this incredible annual event on the Gulf Coast, keep reading, and we’ll fill you in!

Hangout Music Festival – Your New Summer Kickoff Tradition

At the Hangout Music Festival 2023, you’ll experience some of the most popular stars performing live on the Gulf Shores beaches. Here is what you need to know to mark your calendar:

When: The Hangout Music Festival 2023 will take place between May 19– 21, 2023.

Where: The Hangout Music Festival 2023 will take place at the Gulf Shores staple, The Hangout. This restaurant/club is known for its incredible live entertainment and open-air beach venue. 

The Stars You’ll Find at the Hangout Music Festival 2023

You can find the entire Hangout Music Festival lineups on their website. Every year the festival draws in the hottest stars in the music industry! Here are some of the celebrities we’re most excited to see at the Hangout Music Festival 2023:

Book your stay in time with Young’s Suncoast to kick off the summer with a bang!

Experience the Ballyhoo Art Festival in Gulf Shores

The Ballyhoo Art Festival is an annual fine arts celebration in Gulf Shores, Alabama, that typically happens in March. The festival showcases local and regional artists’ artwork, a variety of fresh seafood, and incredible live music. Don’t miss out by booking your stay with Young’s Suncoast. Please browse through our stunning selection of vacation rentals in Gulf Shores, Alabama, for every group’s size and heart’s desire. 

A trip to the Ballyhoo Art Festival is ideal for anyone interested in experiencing Gulf Shores, Alabama’s vibrant culture and art scene. The Ballyhoo Art Festival will take place at breathtakingly beautiful Gulf State Park. Enjoy fine art and live entertainment while surrounded by the picturesque views of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Whether you’re a seasoned art enthusiast or simply looking for a fun and creative experience, your vacation to Gulf Shores, AL, will be an unforgettable experience.

Let Your Creativity Flourish at the Ballyhoo Art Festival

The Ballyhoo Art Festival takes place over two days in March and features an impressive array of paintings, sculptures, photographs, and other fine artwork. In addition to the art exhibits, the Ballyhoo Art Festival also includes live entertainment, on-site art demonstrations, Banjo and Fiddle Competition on the Wind Creek Stage, local food vendors, and hands-on activities for the kids. 

The Ballyhoo Art Festival is a product of the hard work done by the Gulf Coast Arts Alliance. This organization’s mission is to develop and promote the arts on Alabama’s Gulf Coast. Here is what you need to know to mark your calendar:

When: The next Ballyhoo Art Festival will take place on Saturday, March 4, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and on Sunday, March 5, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: The Ballyhoo Art Festival will be at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores, Alabama. 

Book your stay today with Young’s Suncoast to let your creativity flourish this spring!

Best Christmas Lights on the Alabama Gulf Coast

The holidays are a spectacular time of year to book a family vacation to the spellbinding Gulf Coast. The Gulf Shores area has some of the best must-see Christmas lights in the Alabama Gulf Coast to check out during your stay. You can find the Gulf Shores, Alabama, vacation rentals of your dreams with Young’s Suncoast. If you’d rather stay in the equally alluring Fort Morgan or Orange Beach area on the Alabama Gulf Coast, Young’s Suncoast has a premium selection of vacation rentals in those locations as well.

Young’s Suncoast has vacation rentals with any amenities you could desire, such as a pool, pet-friendly options, a fitness center, and more! Keep reading to learn more about the must-see Christmas lights during your enchanting stay on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Make this holiday season one your family will treasure forever!

3 Must-See Christmas Lights in the Gulf Shores, Alabama Area

  1. Bellingrath Gardens Christmas Lights: This stunning annual Christmas lights show has delighted travelers and locals alike in the Alabama Gulf Coast for nearly two decades. The Bellingrath Gardens staff use this holiday tradition to showcase the dazzling beauty of the gardens. They use the same talents and creativity for the garden’s dreamy floral displays to design the holiday lights display. Stroll through the 65-acre Bellingrath Gardens estate decked in its holiday finest.
  2. Holiday Lights Drive-Thru and Christmas Festival: This is among the best drive-through Christmas lights in the Alabama Gulf Coast, but you can also choose to walk through it. This holiday attraction has free admission, but you’ll want to bring cash to purchase some of the yummy treats. Make sure to stay up to date on when the Christmas Festival will be held for the year you are staying in the area. In 2022, there was caroling, a carnival, a petting zoo, face painting, train/hayrides throughout the park, and more. Beloved characters like the Grinch and Santa made an appearance at the 2022 Christmas Festival as well. Did we mention that the Christmas Festival is a FREE event?
  3. The Annual Christmas Lighted Boat Parade: Celebrate the holiday season on the Alabama Gulf Coast with a stunning boat parade decked in dazzling Christmas lights. LuLu’s Lighted Boat Parade is an enchanting tradition on the Waterway Village in Gulf Shores, AL. The next anticipated lighted boat parade date is December 9, 2023, starting at 4:30 p.m. Arrive early to snag a table and stick around after the parade to join in on holiday festivities.

Give your family the holiday season of their dreams by booking your stay at Young’s Suncoast!