Nicholas Dekker

Nicholas Dekker gets people to call him “Dr. Breakfast” because he has a Ph.D. and really loves breakfast. Nick is a food/travel writer based in Columbus, Ohio writing his award-winning blog Breakfast With Nick since 2007, where he documents his journeys in exploring breakfast, coffee, donuts, beer, the arts, family travel, and much more. Nick writes about food and travel topics for a number of publications and sites, including Columbus Monthly, Ohio Magazine, Experience Columbus, and TourismOhio. In non-COVID times he also leads breakfast- and brunch-themed culinary tours for Columbus Food Adventures. For his grown-up job he works on the marketing team of the Greater Columbus Arts Council.
This TikTok-Famous Cucumber Sandwich Is My All-Time Favorite WFH Lunch
No exaggeration — it’s amazing.
Mar 17, 2023
I Waited 8 Weeks to Try This New Pasta Shape — And I Would Have Been Willing to Wait Even Longer
It was designed with three criteria in mind: forkability, saucability, and toothsinkability.
Oct 16, 2021
This $76 Japanese Glass Coffee Tower Makes the Best Cold Brew
A lot of other towers go for hundreds and hundreds of dollars.
May 7, 2021
This $125 Espresso Machine Rivals Those Fancy Models That Cost Thousands
It's perfect for DIY cappuccinos, lattes, and mochas.
Feb 28, 2021
Before & After: We Built an IKEA Kitchen During the Pandemic
Before & After
As if a pandemic, virtual schooling, and working from home wasn’t enough, it makes sense to also completely demolish your kitchen and rebuild it, right?
Feb 25, 2021