If you are searching for the best places to eat breakfast in London this deep dive should get you sorted out quick. Our only real goal is to help you find the right meal to kick start your day.
The best all-around brunch and breakfast restaurants in London will be where we begin. We know that many of you will be trying to find delicious eggs, omelets, waffles, pancakes, cinnamon rolls, sandwiches, wraps, bacon, sausage, or more and the spots on that list will have what you are after.
Up next we will get into healthy vegan and vegetarian breakfast options in your area. Our next few subjects are pretty similar with local bakeries, donut, and bagel shops.
Drinks will be our next focus as cafes to get your coffee as well as some more healthy options like smoothies and juice bars get a mention. All day breakfast restaurants near you will wrap this up because we know that the morning hours are not the only time to indulge, and we will try to mention any brunch buffets throughout the post when applicable.
Towards the conclusion you will find a map with every place we mention pinned on it, and anyone that wants to check out our other posts on where to break your morning fast in the UK can do so right there.
Best London Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants
You will have a good chance of finding the best bacon, eggs, waffles, pancakes, omelets, and more if you eat at the best London breakfast and brunch restaurants:
- Caravan Bankside at 30 Great Guildford St
- The Breakfast Club Soho at 33 D’Arblay St
- Lantana London Bridge at 44-46 Southwark St
- The Wolseley at 160 Piccadilly St
- Sunday Cafe & Restaurant at 169 Hemingford Rd
- Malibu Kitchen at 27 Poultry
The Breakfast Club in Soho serves classic English and American comfort foods and burgers from 8am to 3pm every weekday and from 8am to 4pm every weekend.
Bespoke Australian cuisine and coffee are prepared at Lantana London Bridge. The Wolseley offers modern European breakfast in your area and afternoon tea.
Sunday Cafe and Restaurant provides local brunch and lunch with outdoor seating from 8:30am to 5pm Tuesday through Friday and every weekend at 9am.
Malibu Kitchen specializes in healthy sandwiches in a rustic setting and is open from 8am to 10pm every weekday and from 9am to 10pm on Sunday.
Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts
Have your first meal at one of these healthy vegan or vegetarian breakfast spots if you want to live your best life:
- Mildreds Soho at 45 Lexington St
- Kin at 22 Foley St
- IIa Vegan & Veg at #2B, 125-131 Westminster Bridge Rd
Natural, organic, and healthy plant based breakfasts near you are available from 9am to 11pm Monday through Saturday and from 9am to 10pm on Sunday at Mildreds in Soho.
Plant based, vegetarian, and vegan food, coffee, and smoothie alternatives are available at Kin.
Vegetarian bowls, sandwiches, smoothies, and more are served from 11am to 7pm every day except Sunday at IIa Vegan and Veg.
Donuts Shops In London
Or just eat something delicious at one of these donut shops near you:
- Doughnut Time at 96 Shaftesbury Ave
- Crosstown Victoria at 14 Sir Simon Milton Sq
- Longboys at 119 Lower Stable Street Coal Drops Yard
- Happy Donuts Portobello at 254 Portobello Rd
Some of the best donuts in your area along with cookies, coffee, and ice cream are available every day starting at 8am in Crosstown Victoria.
Longboys features a rotating menu of finger donuts and artisan coffees from 8am to 6pm Monday through Saturday and from 9am to 6pm on Sunday.
Happy Donuts Portobello sells treats made with organic flour, butter, milk, and Swiss chocolate daily from 10am to 6pm.
Local Bagel Shops
Expect to find a wide variety of bagels and probably even some breakfast sandwiches at:
- Bagel Express at 56 Hanbury St
- Bagel King at 280 Walworth Rd
- Bagelbuzz at 195 Shoreditch High St
- Hendon Bagel Bakery at 55-57 Church Rd
- Original Bagel and Sandwich at 22 Goswell Rd, Golden Lane Estate
Bagel Express prepares scrumptious chicken and tiger prawn specials as well as vegetarian alternatives every day from 7am to 12am.
Bagel King serves gourmet Jamaican patties and jerk chicken daily from 8am to 1:30am.
High quality vegan and vegetarian bagels near you are offered from 7am to 10pm Monday through Saturday and from 7am to 9pm on Sunday at Bagelbuzz.
Handcrafted sweet and savory baked favorites, pastries, coffees, and croissants are made every Sunday through Thursday for an early breakfast in London from 7am to 11pm and from 7am to 5pm on Saturday at Hendon Bagel Bakery.
Classic American wraps, salads, coffees, and more are prepared on weekdays from 7am to 4pm and from 8:30am to 3pm on Saturday at Original Bagel and Sandwich.
There are lots of bakeries around town that have good early morning options:
- E5 Bakehouse at 396 Mentmore Terrace
- Miel Bakery at 57 Warren St
- Maison Bertaux at 28 Greek St
- Aux Pains de Papy at 279 Grays Inn Rd
- Arôme Bakery at The Yards Covent Garden, 9 Mercer St
Organic sourdough breads and Mediterranean cuisine are provided on weekdays from 7:30am to 4:30pm and from 8am to 5pm on weekdays at E5 Bakehouse.
Delectable homemade breads, pastries, tarts, and hot drinks are available daily from 8am to 6pm at Miel Bakery.
Maison Bertaux features a French patisserie, tea rooms with marble topped tables, and art gallery spaces every day from 9:30am to 6pm.
Aux Pains de Papy makes appetizing baked goods, sweets, and sandwiches for an early local breakfast from 7am to 4pm on weekdays and from 8am to 12pm on Saturday.
Arôme Bakery serves a fusion of French and Asian desserts and other baked goods from 8am to 5pm Wednesday through Saturday and from 9am to 4pm on Sunday.
Cafes In Your Area
Kick your day off with a caffeine blast at one of these cafes:
- 49 Café at 49 Marchmont St
- Look Mum No Hands! at 49 Old St
- Terry’s Cafe at 158 Great Suffolk St
- Cafe Maya at 114 Farringdon Rd
- Regency Café at 17-19 Regency St
- Kaffeine at 66 Great Titchfield St
- Attendant Coffee Roasters at 27A Foley St
49 Café serves coffees, breakfast sandwiches, baked items, and light lunch options from 7am to 4pm every weekday.
Delectable local breakfasts, cakes, coffees, and wines as well as cycling events are offered on weekdays from 8am to 4pm, every Saturday from 9am to 4pm, and every Sunday from 10am to 4pm at Look Mum No Hands!
Traditional British food items are prepared daily from 8am to 2:30pm at Terry’s Cafe.
Cafe Maya offers a great all day breakfast and brunch menu in your area on weekdays from 7am to 4pm and from 7am to 3pm on weekends.
Regency Café makes full English breakfasts from 7am to 2:30pm every weekday and from 7am to 11:45am every weekend.
Kaffeine prepares sandwiches, salads, and breakfasts every weekday from 7:30am to 5pm, on Saturday from 8:30am to 5pm, and on Sunday from 9am to 5pm.
Attendant Coffee Roasters cooks breakfasts and light lunches from 8am to 4pm every weekday and from 9am to 4pm every weekend.
Smoothies & Juice Bars
Wraps, sandwiches, bowls, and other healthy food for your morning should also be available at these smoothie and juice bars:
- Portobello Juice Café at 297 Portobello Rd
- EljugoBar at 47 Leather Ln
- Funky Juice at Fulham Rd
- Blend Juice & Coffee Bar at 101B Kensington Church St
- Joe & The Juice at 281 Regent St
- Crussh Fit Food & Juice Bars at 5-7 Nevill Ln, New St Sq
Portobello Juice Café provides a selection of healthy drinks, smoothies, and coffees as well as omelets, scrambled eggs, smoked salmon, and breakfasts from 8:30am to 11pm Monday through Thursday and from 8:30am to 1:45am Friday through Sunday.
EljugoBar sells tasty juices, smoothies, and light fare items from 10am to 5pm on weekdays. Natural flavored smoothies, shots, coffees, and frozen yogurt are available at Funky Juice.
Blend Juice and Coffee Bar serves a wide variety of fresh drinks, smoothies, pastries, acai bowls, and cakes on weekdays from 7:30am to 4:30pm, every Saturday from 8:30am to 5pm, and every Sunday from 9am to 5pm.
Joe and The Juice makes fresh juices, healthy shakes, and delicious sandwiches on weekdays for a healthy breakfast from 7am to 8pm, on Saturday from 8am to 8pm, and from 9am to 8pm on Sunday.
Crussh Fit Food and Juice Bars prepares smoothies, salads, butter croissants, oat milk porridges, scrambled eggs, and more from 8am to 4pm Monday through Thursday and from 8am to 3pm on Friday.
All Day Breakfast Restaurants
When you want your bacon and eggs on your own schedule visit an London all day breakfast restaurant:
- E Pellicci at 332 Bethnal Green Rd
- The Table Café at 83 Southwark St
- Farm Girl Notting Hill at 59A Portobello Rd
- Duck & Waffle at 110 Bishopsgate
- Bill’s Victoria Restaurant at 6 Cathedral Walk, Cardinal Place
Full English breakfasts are served all day in London at E Pelliicci from 8am to 4pm Monday through Saturday.
Delectable pancakes, waffles, breakfasts, and brunch dishes with healthy vegetarian options are served on weekdays from 8am to 4pm and from 9am to 4pm on weekends at The Table Café.
Farm Girl Notting Hill cooks all day breakfast and healthy brunches near you along with smoothies, and sandwiches from 8:30am to 5pm Monday through Friday and from 9am to 6pm every weekend.
Classic British and European cuisines made from regional and sustainable ingredients are offered at Duck and Waffle.
Bill’s Victoria Restaurant provides local breakfast, afternoon tea, lunch, and dinner from 8am to 11pm Monday through Saturday and from 9am to 10pm on Sunday.
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Enjoy Your Breakfast In London
For now that is all we have to mention but check back often because we plan to update this page throughout the year. Now that you know about all of those local breakfast spots to get your eggs, omelets, bacon, pancakes, or waffles as well as buffets, healthy vegetarian and vegan options, donut and bagel shops near you, cafes, smoothie and juice bars, and all day restaurants you can tackle the morning.
Don’t be afraid to mention if we got anything incorrect in the comments, and feel free to share any early morning meal tips for your area that you may have too. Now go have fun enjoying your breakfast in London.