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Amazing Breakfast From a Local Chef

When you want a warm, traditional breakfast, visit 56 Diner of Branford. You'll get amazing service from local chef Edgar Ortiz, who has been serving Bradford for 18 years. Stop by today and enjoy our beautiful venue.


It's never too late in the day to enjoy a great breakfast. You can order off our breakfast menu all day long.

Plain Bagel with butter $1.99

                  with cream cheese $2.99

Deluxe Bagel served with lox, onions, capers, and cream cheese $6.99

English Muffin with butter $1.99

Muffins blueberry, corn, banana, or any flavor available $2.00


Bagels & Muffins




Orange juice

Grapefruit juice

Apple juice

Cranberry juice

Foxon Park Sodas






Call us today and see what kind of seasonal fruits we have in stock.


Want something a little more filling? Check out our lunch and dinner options too.

You'll love our fresh breakfast. All items are made fresh to order - hot out of the oven or off the stove.

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Breakfast Served All Day

3 egg omelettes served with home fries & toast

Substitute home fries with grits for 1.59

Specialty Omelettes

Greek Omelette

Fresh baby spinach, tomato

& feta cheese                                                             $9.29


Sea Omelette

Smoked salmon, onions, fresh

tomatoes and capers                                                 $10.99


Californian Omelette

tomatoes, onions, and

cheddar cheese topped with

sliced avocado                                                           $9.59


La Luna Omelette

Fresh baby spinach, roasted

red peppers, tomatoes,

pesto & mozzarella cheese                                       $9.59


Mexican Omelette

Jalapeños, green peppers, onions,

tomatoes, chorizo & cheddar cheese

topped with sliced avocado                                       $10.29


Western Omelette

Ham, onions, peppers                                               $7.95

Start with a 3-egg omelette your choice of cheese for $6.99. Add one addition $1.29. Add two addition $1.99. Add three additions $2.59.

Additional items $0.99.

All omelettes served with home fries & toast.

Substitute home fries with french fries or sweet potato fries for .99.  Egg whites add .50.

Build Your Own Omelette


Gorgonzola, Swiss, American, Cheddar,

Mozzarella, Feta



Mushrooms, Onions, Tomatoes,

Spinach, Broccolli, Peppers, Jalapeños,

Avocado, Potato,Olives



Bacon, Ham, Sausage,

Pastrami,Canadian Bacon, Chorizo, Grilled Chicken

Two Eggs any Style

Served with Homefries and Toast


our secret recipe buttermilk pancakes

served with syrup & butter


Full Stack $4.99

Short Stack $4.29

Wheat Full Stack $5.29

Wheat Short Stack $4.79

Pancake Special

2 pancakes, 2 eggs, 2 bacon &

2 sausage $8.99

add blueberries, chocolate chips, bananas, or strawberries .99

Served with home fries

Eggs Benedict


Poached eggs and Canadian bacon

on an English muffin topped with hollandaise sauce $8.99



Poached eggs, spinach, and chopped bacon

on an English muffin topped with hollandaise sauce

and parmesan cheese                                               $9.59


Smoked Salmon

Poached eggs, red onions, capers &

smoked wild salmon on an English muffin topped

with hollandaise sauce                                              $10.99



Poached eggs and chorizo on an English muffin

topped with hollandaise sauce                                   $10.99


California Benedict

Poached eggs, Canadian bacon, and sliced

avocado on an English muffin topped with

hollandaise sauce                                                      $9.95

Served with syrup, butter &

powder sugar

French Toast

Full Stack $4.99

Short Stack $4.29

French Toast Special

2 French toast, 2 eggs, 2 bacon &

2 sausage $8.99

Served with syrup, butter &

powder sugar $5.59


Traditional Waffle

Topped with chocolate chips, strawberries, or

blueberries & whipped cream $7.59


Sunday Waffle

Ice cream & whipped cream $7.99

Breakfast Sandwiches

Bacon, Egg, Lettuce & Tomato

on Toast                                                                  $4.99


Breakfast Gyro

Gyro meat, tomatoes, onions, eggs,

feta cheese & tzatziki sauce on

pita bread                                                                  $8.99


Bacon, Ham or Sausage

Egg and cheese served on a hard roll                      $3.99


Philly Steak

Egg and cheese served on a hard roll                      $6.99


Western Style

Ham, peppers, onion & cheese served

on a pretzel roll                                                         $3.99


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*The health department warns that consuming raw or undercooked meats, fish, shellfish or fresh shell eggs may increase your risk of food-borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.

Specialty Pancakes $8.29

All served with powdered sugar & whipped cream

Full stack only

Monroe Pancakes

banana, strawberry, and blueberry


Cinnamon Apple Pancakes


Sweet Potato Pancakes


Fresh Fruit (seasonal) Pancakes


Chocolate Chip Pancakes


Blueberry Pancakes


Edgar's Sundae Pancakes

topped with vanilla ice cream, strawberry sauce, and whipped cream


Specialty French Toast $8.29

Served with powdered sugar and whipped cream

Full stack only

Cinnamon Apple French Toast


Strawberry French Toast

Fresh Eggs

Egg Beaters $5.25

One Egg Any Style $3.29

Egg Whites $4.99

Specialty Breakfast

Served with 2 eggs any style, toast, and home fries.  Substitute home fries with french fries or sweet potato fries for .99.

Open Steak 8 oz. and eggs $9.99


Ham Steak and eggs $8.99


Corned Beef Hash and eggs $8.99


Pastrami and eggs $9.99


Gryo and eggs $8.99


Burger and eggs $10.99

Breakfast Add-Ons

Bacon, sausage, ham $2.45

Canadian bacon $2.95

Corned beef hash $3.99

Pastrami $4.25

Gyro meat $3.99

Breakfast steak $5.99

Ham steak $4.99

Chorizo $3.99

Grilled chicken $3.99

1 Egg $0.79

Egg whites $0.99

Egg beaters $0.95

American, Swiss, Cheddar, Mozzarella $0.75

Feta cheese $1.75

Roll, bagel, or muffin instead of toast $0.75

Tomato $0.50

Grits $1.99

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Side Orders

French Fries $3.75

Cheesy Fries $4.75

with gravy  $5.25

Sweet Potato Fries $4.25

Home Fries $3.75

Onion Rings $5.45

Baked Potato $3.25

Mashed Potato $3.25

Rice Pilaf $3.75

Spaghetti or Ziti $3.99

Canadian Bacon $2.95

Fresh House Salad $4.75

Side Caesar Salad $4.75

Vegetable of the Day $2.25

Potato Salad $2.45

Apple Sauce $2.75

Cole Slaw $2.45

Fresh Fruit Salad $2.75

Cottage Cheese $2.95