Skip the free hotel breakfast and head into town for some much better options.
As the lazy backpacker town that it is, Pai has plentiful breakfast options. From classic brunch cafes to local Thai eateries, you’ll be surprised at just how many options you’ve got.
Big’s Little Cafe
A small and often overlooked breakfast spot at the far end of Walking Street. If you’re looking for a hearty no-frills breakfast at a good price, Big’s Little Cafe is an ideal place..
The Pedlar offers speciality coffee, teas, classic brunch options & a daily selection of freshly baked cakes in a modern, upscale & air-conditioned environment.
Om Garden Cafe
Om Garden Cafe is perfect for those in search of low-priced healthy breakfasts. Popular with locals and travellers alike, Om Garden is particularly well known for its extensive vegan & vegetarian options.
Cafecito is a popular Mexican cafe & coffee shop nestled in the sleepier side of Pai (Vieng Tai). Cafecito serves excellent coffee alongside authentic Mexican dishes.
A long-time staple of any Pai Breakfast guide, Boomelicious cafe offers all your favourite breakfast classics alongside a selection of locally inspired options.
A Taste of Joy Cafe
In the sleep Vieng Tai area of Pai, A Taste of Joy offers breakfast classics such as Eggs Benedict alongside salad bowls, burgers, sandwiches & more.