When you find a home at a great local restaurant that offers a big breakfast menu and friendly service, it becomes personal if anyone talks bad about your favorite diner.

Sometimes the difficult part is finding that perfect place that has both the great food and atmosphere, but in and around Rockford, Illinois there's no shortage of amazing stops for pancakes, biscuits and gravy, hash browns, and more.

In a recent social media post from a resident who is new to the Rockford area and looking for the best diner, there were dozens of suggestions posted from residents who love their breakfast spot.

Here is a selection of diners and restaurants that were mentioned as one of Rockford's Best for Breakfast:

Best Breakfast Diners in Rockford Illinois

Some of the other locations mentioned in the social media post on What's Happening in Rockford included:

  • Lydia's
  • 3 B's
  • Fresh Start Cafe in Loves Park
  • Waffle Shop
  • Doc's Diner
  • Glennigans Kitchen at the Plug and Pellet
  • Robin's Nest Cafe
  • GENOS on Lathem rd (RT 173)

After getting all the suggestions, the author of the post asking for local diners said "The amount of responses is unbelievable, yall make me feel good about moving here, thank you. Will take a couple of months to try them all!"

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