This family owned business has been voted “Best Breakfast” in the Capital Region by Metroland , and is described as a “Hidden Gem” of Schenectady. When you come to Peter Pause, you become family. The dining room is full of laughter of Union students, chatter of business men, and giggles of children as they conquer their parents in a game of checkers.
When you visit Peter Pause, you leave with a smile and a full belly!
Now offering online ordering for pickup and delivery!
A local favorite
for over 60 years
Located directly across the street from Union College and less then 1/2 mile from Rivers Casino, Peter Pause has been serving homemade breakfast and Italian lunch since 1958.
From hand cut home fries and homemade bread to the newly added breakfast burrito, homemade corned beef hash, or the California bacon egg and cheese sandwich, Peter Pause has something for everyone!