The Morning After is now open, reimagining the Gaslamp Quarter’s breakfast, brunch and bar scene with whimsical dishes and drinks from early morning to late at night.
“The Morning After answers the call for a fun and social breakfast, brunch and lunch spot in the Gaslamp Quarter after a late night out, as well as to feed breakfast and bar food cravings from happy hour to late night,” said Jamie Johnson, owner of The Morning After and well-known nightlife impresario.
The 4,132-square-foot bistro and bar serves imaginative breakfast, brunch, lunch and bar selections. Breakfast and brunch options include Fruity Pebbles pancakes topped with mascarpone buttercream; Cinnamon Toast Crunch brioche toast with Grand Marnier icing; red velvet waffle topped with cream cheese icing and toasted pecans; bacon-wrapped asparagus with an over easy egg and balsamic drizzle; and shrimp and grits with pancetta herb gravy. Food and cocktail flights will be offered during brunch and will include French toast, waffles and pancakes; as well as mimosa, margarita and bloody mary flights.
The Morning After will transition to a sports bar in the evening, becoming part of the energetic and vibrant downtown nightlife scene. The evening menu will feature an array of bar bites including: several flavors of buffalo wings, sliders, mac ‘n cheese, loaded french fries and a buttermilk chicken and waffle plate, among other selections.
The Morning After will accommodate up to 154 guests between the bar and dining room. From 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and from 7 a.m. to close Friday and Saturday, The Morning After will be open for breakfast and brunch-style dishes and drinks. Starting at 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, The Morning After will serve elevated bar fare and late-night eats.
ABOUT THE MORNING AFTER
Answering the call for a fun and social breakfast, brunch and lunch in the Gaslamp Quarter, The Morning After, located at 531 F St., creates colorful, whimsical dishes and drinks with flair from early morning to late night. The first restaurant venture for Jamie Johnson, well-known nightlife impresario, will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and from 7 a.m. to 3 a.m. Friday and Saturday. The restaurant transitions to a sports bar beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, offering elevated bar fare and late night eats. More information about The Morning After is available on the website at www.themorningaftersd.com, by calling 619.542.9664, or on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram at @TheMorningAfterSD.