Places to grab a great breakfast on Kangaroo Island

Whether a full cooked breakfast, a piping hot tea or coffee, a spread of seasonal fruit, or toast and condiments are your thing, let’s all agree going out for breakfast is good for your soul and a holiday must. Check these great Kangaroo Island breakfast venues our for your next breaking of the fast.

Kangaroo Island Seafront

Located in Penneshaw, the Kangaroo Island Seafront Is perfectly situated for a grabbing a great breakfast before heading off to explore Kangaroo Island.  With fantastic sea views looking back towards the mainland, the Seafront offers both continental and cooked breakfast options daily.  Breakfast is dine in only.



Millie Maes Pantry is situated in a picture perfect garden setting in Penneshaw.  Their menue is seasonal and local, supporting many of the producers on Kangaroo Island.  Breakfast is a range, from fully cooked, muesli and porridge, croissants and paninis, including full range teas and coffees.  Even Millie Mae milkshakes can't be passed up by the kids.

Wanderers Rest 

Located in American River, Wanderers Rest is a small, four-star, seaside country guest house offering great hospitality, friendly service and a great breakfast in their Glossy Black Restaurant.
A relaxed atmosphere with beautiful sea views, fresh food is prepared daily utilizing as much local produce. Breakfast is served daily between 8am and 9.30am.  Bookings are essential

Emu Bay Lavender Farm

Emu Bay Lavender Farm is fully licenced all day café. Their menu uses seasonal and local produce and has a wide variety of offerings from great cooked breakfasts, toasties, croissants, winter warming soup, curries, and ploughmen’s platters, all washed down with local ciders, wines and spirits and great tea and coffee. Treat yourself to breakfast, morning or afternoon tea with oversized lavender scones, brownies or homemade teacake. Open Daily



Cactus Kangaroo Island offers a fantastic casual dining experience at the heart of Kingscote. Their simple menu is designed with a focus on premium KI produces, showcasing the best of KI and the region. Fully licensed with a good selection of local beer and wine, house made sweets, and specialty coffee, there is something for everyone. Open Daily


AURORA Ozone Hotel

Zone Bar & Restaurant is in the Chapman Building of Ozone Hotel and features stunning views over Nepean Bay. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the menu focuses on fresh seafood and local Kangaroo Island produce. Their breakfast consists of a hot and cold buffet and is served 7 days a week.

Rogers Newsagency and Deli

Rogers Deli has been serving the Kangaroo Island community since 1946 and offers a family alfresco cafe for breakfast, lunch, coffee and cake. They have an extensive range of rolls, sandwiches, wraps, pies, pasties and sausage rolls and a great breakfast menu.  Open all day.

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