Extra Crispy does some of the deepest thinking about breakfast and brunch on the internet, so it’s no wonder that their second annual food fair—dubbed the BreakFestival—hustled up an array of truly exceptional morning bites at Industry City in Brooklyn. Whether you enshrine breakfast as the most important meal of the day or are the sort of godless barbarian who skips it entirely, this year’s lineup likely had something for you. Here are some of the fest’s greatest hits.
Molly Jean Bennett is a writer and multimedia producer based in New York City. Her essays, poems, and strongly worded letters have appeared in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Atlas Obscura, VICE, and elsewhere.