Rise and Shine With These Omelets!

October 30, 2023
Herb omelette with chives and oregano sprinkled with chili flakes, garlic panini toasts

Good morning Metro Detroit! The breakfast scene is sizzling with a classic breakfast item that doesn’t go out of style. With countless combinations, omelets are a go-to for many. Whether you’re a fan of the classic omelet, veggie lover, a hearty breakfast eater, or looking for a unique flavor palate, these spots have you covered. Try out these spots, and you may have a new favorite breakfast order


1241 Woodward Avenue, Detroit

17101 Haggerty Road, Northville

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This café is a Detroit favorite, serving up a variety of omelet options, and has since expanded to Northville. The Triple Triple consists of bacon, ham, sausage, and cheddar, Swiss, and jack cheeses. Fittingly named, the Thanksgiving is made up of turkey sausage, spinach, cranberries, and Swiss cheese. There is also the Green Machine with egg whites, organic chicken, green pepper, spinach, and broccoli for a healthy option, and it also offers vegetarian options. Take a look at the menu for other omelet creations and delicious breakfast and brunch items.


22950 Woodward Avenue, Ferndale

This Ferndale hotspot has a variety of egg options, but three omelets stand out. There is the B.L.A.T. + C., which is an omelet stuffed with pepper bacon, spinach, avocado, tomato, and cheddar cheese. The Dago Red omelet has hot Italian sausage, peppers, onion, spinach, and provolone cheese, and the Slacker Especial is filled with black beans, cheddar cheese, and chips, and is topped with pico de gallo and sour cream. 


31471 Southfield Road, Beverly Hills

The grill has been offering a sophisticated menu to the Beverly Hills community for more than 30 years. While it also serves lunch and dinner, our focus is on the breakfast/brunch menu. The restaurant offers a few omelet, scramble, and skillet choices. The California Bacon omelet has bacon, tomatoes, red onions, avocado, and cheddar cheese. Another option is the Jumbo Lump Crab omelet, with wild mushrooms, baby spinach, tomatoes, and Gouda cheese. The New York Smoked Salmon Scramble is also something to consider if you have a taste for red onion, dill, and cream cheese.


501 South Eton Street, Birmingham

24060 Woodward Avenue, Pleasant Ridge

This cozy diner offers scrumptious American breakfasts plus a variety of soups, salads, and sandwiches. The omelets are made with three eggs and served with hash browns or parmesan grits, and toast. The Pleasant Ridge omelet has bacon, diced turkey, tomatoes, avocado, and pepper jack cheese, and the Huevos Mexicanos has onions, green chiles, sausage, pepper jack cheese, black beans, salsa, and sour cream. 


39560 West 14 Mile Road, Commerce Township

Gest Omelettes has served the freshest foods possible and has offered all kinds of omelets since 1996. So much so, that it has an entire page of its menu dedicated to the breakfast dish. You can find crepe-style omelets like the Meat Lovers, Veggie, and Western. The restaurant also offers a Country omelet with sausage links, onion, hash browns, and American and Monterey jack cheese, all topped with sausage gravy and served with a biscuit, and a Polish-style option with smoked Kielbasa, green onion, mushrooms, Swiss cheese, and lettuce. 

This article has been updated to include new information. The original article was published on November 27, 2015.