We’re so spoilt for selection in London with regards to brunch, the toughest half is understanding the place to go. Whichever a part of the town you’re in, we’ve rounded up the very best brunches throughout London…
Picture: Farzi Cafe
1 Champagne Brunch at Quaglino’s, St James’s
Inject somewhat glamour into your morning meal with Quaglino’s not too long ago launched Champagne brunch. Each Saturday and Sunday, get glammed up for reside music, meals and free-flowing Taittinger Brut Reserve. When you quaff your fizz, dine on Quaglino favourites reminiscent of lobster thermidor and oak-smoked salmon rillette
Tackle: 16 Bury Avenue, SW1Y 6AJ
Web site: quaglinos-restaurant.co.uk
2 Breakfast at The Barbary Subsequent Door, Neal’s Yard
The Barbary Subsequent Door has launched a brunch and breakfast menu that takes its cues from Moorish Spain and North African cooking, in addition to European pavement cafes and continental breakfasts. There’s an assortment of pastries, baked in-house – Sfenj, Ras-el-hanout pumpkin bread served with a pumpkin and sunflower seed clotted cream. Date molasses granola, in addition to maaqooda – a Moroccan tortilla and aioli with pickled peppers – and ‘roadside’ eggs are additionally on the menu.
Tackle: 16a Neal’s Yard, London, WC2H 9DP
Web site: thebarbarynextdoor.co.uk
3 Farzi Cafe, Haymarket
For a brunch with a distinction, Farzi Cafe is the place to go. With a menu impressed by the balmy days of late Indian summers, there’s one thing for the daring with the okache kele ka radga pattice, (that’s uncooked banana cutlet with tempered inexperienced pea foam), and for these on the lookout for one thing somewhat extra acquainted, go for the Farzi egg royale with tandoori salmon. For drinks, there’s espresso, teas and recent juices out there, in addition to an intensive and unique cocktail menu – we suggest the simha spritz.
Tackle: 8 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4BP
Web site: farzilondon.com
4 Cinnamon Bazaar, Covent Backyard
Persevering with the Indian brunch theme is Cinnamon Bazaar, providing a brunch with a twist within the coronary heart of Covent Backyard. From 12pm to 5pm on Monday by till Sunday, visitors can take pleasure in a brunch menu that includes 4 of Chef Vivek Singh’s signature biryanis; together with the lucknow type rooster biryani and the khari baoli root vegetable biryani. Pair with a variety of conventional sides and chaats for a brunch expertise that’s positive to depart an enduring impression.
Tackle: 28 Maiden Lane, Covent Backyard, WC2E 7JS
Web site: cinnamon-bazaar.com
5 STK’s Final Bottomless Brunch, Covent Backyard
STK London Strand’s weekend bottomless brunch is manufactured from limitless mimosas or bloody Marys, modern American delicacies and ‘vibe’ eating. Dishes embody smoked pork stomach Benedict with maple glazed bacon; Cinnamon French toast with brioche, berries and cream cheese icing; lobster and eggs benedict with caviar hollandaise; and rooster and waffles. Out there at the weekends from 11.30am-3pm, and at STK Westminster too.
Tackle: 336-337 Strand, London WC2R 1HA
Web site: stksteakhouse.com
6 The London Cabaret Membership Pop Brunch, Bloomsbury
The London Cabaret Membership has launched a month-to-month Pop Brunch with BBQ-style dishes whipped up by Michelin-starred chef Richard Galli. Fizz and mimosas are limitless for an hour, so quaff away as you watch a reside present full of noughties bangers and flooring fillers reminiscent of Amy Winehouse’s Again to Black, Ed Sheeran’s Form of You and Bruno Mars’ smash hit, Uptown Funk.
Tackle: Victoria Home, Bloomsbury Sq. WC1B 4DA
Web site: thelondoncabaretclub.com
7 Caravan, Fitzrovia
Caravan has completely nailed the all day eatery vibe with a laid again eating space, cocktail bar and occasional bar, making it the proper location for an informal brunch in Central London. The basic menu caters to all tastes – suppose varied avocado and egg based mostly dishes, in addition to extra adventurous choices such because the bacon chop with bubble and squeak fritters, or the damaged lamb meatballs with grilled aubergine. End with a breakfast martini, or, when you’re in want of a choose me up, a craft espresso – Caravan have their very own bean roastery in North London, and are dedicated to crafting sustainable, socially supportive and environmentally pleasant blends.
Tackle: 152 Nice Portland Avenue, W1W 6AJ
Web site: caravanrestaurants.co.uk
South west London
1 Jazz Brunch, Cinnamon Membership
Housed within the lovely Grade-II listed Outdated Westminster Library, the Cinnamon Membership has a brand new, jazzy Saturday brunch on supply. with reside jazz enjoying within the background, dine on a three-course brunch that makes essentially the most of conventional Indian flavours with dishes reminiscent of jackfruit and lotus root kebab with poppy seed and tomato chutney and smoked haddock kedgeree with a poached egg. There’s additionally a variety of signature cocktails to go along with your meal, such because the Membership Bellini with Belvedere ginger, apricot puree, spiced rose and prosecco spumante. Saturdays, 12pm-3.30pm. £45e pp.
Tackle: The Outdated Westminster Library, Nice Smith Avenue, SW1P 3BU
Web site: cinnamonclub.com
2 Volonté, South Kensington
Wellbeing Cafe Volonté is a part of a health studio, that plates up dishes designed to nourish. Elements are sustainable, seasonal and ethically sourced, and can be found to eat whether or not you’ve simply completed a piece out or simply catching up with a buddy. Healthful dished embody the snickers protein smoothie, a chipotle bowl, poached eggs and breakfast fritters.
Tackle: 299-301 Brompton Street SW3 2DY
Web site: cafevolonte.co.uk
3 The Fats Badger, Richmond
New entry to Richmond’s eating scene, The Fats Badger combines a rural farm to fork philosophy with city stylish. The menu champions British produce and guarantees the spoils of the English countryside and coast with basic brunch dishes and morning plates with a twist, such because the mushroom marmite éclair, AAA Maldon oysters shucked on the counter, honey-glazed gammon benedict, mushroom ragu and the hearty Badger English breakfast.
Tackle: 15-17 Hill Rise, Richmond TW10 6UQ
Web site: thefatbadger-restaurant.com
4 Minnow, Clapham
With a terrace overlooking Clapham Frequent, Minnow is a good spot to whereas away a morning at, over a few breakfast cocktails and a hefty cooked breakfast. The all day consuming hang-out serves up all of your eggy, breakfast classics, reminiscent of eggs Florentine, Benedict and Royal, in addition to lighter morning grain bowls too. There’s loads of room inside to dine, nevertheless when you’re eager to nab a seat on the terrace – which comes with heaters and parasol – you’ll must rock up early or hedge or bets, as for weekend brunching, this prized place is on a primary come first served foundation.
Tackle: 21 The Pavement, Clapham Frequent, SW4 0HY
Web site: minnowclapham.co.uk
5 The Farmer’s Mistress, Battersea
A trendy but laidback all-day eating vacation spot, The Farmer’s Mistress has a weekday and a weekend brunch menu feast on, and which incorporates brunchy cocktails on each. Go for a vegan, vegetarian or meaty full breakfast or one thing lighter and on the candy facet reminiscent of peanut butter and jelly waffles. You’ve additionally acquired brunch classics reminiscent of steak and eggs or rooster waffles too. Espresso is equipped by The Gents Barista Milk and small, impartial suppliers are used the place attainable. No matter you selected, know that will probably be somewhat bit healthful and somewhat bit indulgent, identical to one might think about a farmer’s mistress might be.
Tackle: 300 Battersea Park Street, SW11 3BU
Web site: thefarmersmistress.co.uk
6 Wooden & Water, Brixton
This contemporary Jamaican restaurant within the coronary heart of Brixton has a weekend brunch which you can also make bottomless when you select. The brunch menu provides an excellent vary of morning treats, a few of that are island riffs on acquainted dishes. Go for the banana pancakes which include crispy bacon, caramelised bananas and run sauce, or sluggish cooked goat croquettes with plantain ketchup. You may also attempt a Jamaican breakfast of ackee and saltfish with bammy flatbread and plantain. Make it bottomless with limitless rum punch, prosecco or mimosas, and there’s a non-alcoholic choices too.
Tackle: 412 Coldharbour Lane SW9 8LF
Web site: woodandwater.uk
7 Milk, Balham
A well-liked little neighbourhood cafe right here that's heavy on the laidback vibes and candy treats, and comes with freshly baked pastries on the counter. Brunch dishes are trendy and different. You’ve acquired plates laden with eggs with dehydrated miso and cumin; sweetcorn fritters with halloumi avocado and kasundi mustard; in addition to a dish known as the convict that one for the morning after, with previous spot pork patty muffin, streaky bacon, scrambled egg and hangover sauce. No bookings right here, simply rock up.
Tackle: 18-20 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 9RG
Web site: milklondonshop.uk
1 The Buttery, Belgravia
An idyllic choice for heat, Spring mornings, The Buttery, located inside the Limetree Lodge, boasts its very personal hidden backyard, the place they are going to be serving up a basic brunch menu from Monday by till Sunday till 3.30pm. Mouth watering and instagrammable candy choices embody the nutella french toast and vegan smoothie bowl, while these within the temper for one thing savoury will benefit from the stracciatella on toast or the smoked salmon and eggs. The Buttery is the proper choice for having fun with a late breakfast earlier than heading for a stroll in close by Inexperienced Park.
Tackle: 135-137 Ebury Avenue, Belgravia, SW1W 9QU
Web site: limetreehotel.co.uk
2 Il Pampero at The Hari, Belgravia
Inside Belgravia 5 star resort, visitors will discover Il Pampero, a classy Italian restaurant boasting an genuine Italian brunch expertise. Out there each Saturday and Sunday from 11.30am, the menu options conventional Italian dishes reminiscent of pizzas and pastas in addition to lighter, brunch appropriate choices together with french toast with fried egg and truffle, in addition to pancakes with banana, tonka beans and dulce de leche. Tea and occasional is accessible, in addition to a number of apéritifs – suppose negronis, aperol spritz and espresso martinis.
Tackle: 20 Chesham Place, Belgravia SW1X 8HQ
Web site: ilpampero.com
3 Darcie & Could Inexperienced, Paddington
For a barely different brunch expertise, punters ought to head to Darcie & Could Inexperienced – however don’t be shocked while you stumble throughout two vibrantly painted canal boats. Solely designed by legendary British pop artist Sir Peter Blake, the canal boats have been reworked into bustling, Aussie impressed all day eating places. With sturdy influences from Melbourne and Sydney cafe tradition, menu highlights embody candy choices reminiscent of buttermilk blueberry pancakes and home maple granola, in addition to savoury picks like sweetcorn fritters and smashed avocado on charcoal sourdough. Brunch is served from 10am till 3.30pm Monday till Saturday, and 12pm till 3.30pm on Sundays.
Tackle: Grand Union Canal, Paddington W2 6DS
Web site: daisygreenfood.com
4 Granger & Co, Notting Hill
Granger & Co has completely captured all of the parts of an Aussie brunch proper right here in London. The venue boasts straightforward going vibes, while the Notting Hill location additional provides to the laid again, neighbourhood really feel. The avocado heavy menu is targeted on really feel good components and the forms of dishes you’d discover at a typical Bondi brunch spot. A visit right here isn’t full with out ordering the ricotta hotcakes with banana and honeycomb butter, paired with an iced matcha latte – the proper Spring brunch meal to take pleasure in while sitting outdoors within the alfresco space. The brunch menu is accessible every day till 12pm.
Tackle: 175 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill W11 2SB
Web site: grangerandco.com
5 The Good Life Brunch at Sette at Bvlgari Lodge, Knightbridge
Sette’s weekend brunch is your likelihood to luxuriate within the impossibly fashionable restaurant steeped in timeless Italian glamour. Out there on Sundays solely, The Good Life Brunch can both be three or 4 extravagant programs, and may both be extra lunchy, or extra breakfasty, relying on what you’re craving. Dishes embody creamy, cheese-laden polenta with truffled mushrooms, and a number of handmade pastas coated in elegantly easy sauces reminiscent of tomato and basil spaghetti or brief rib and bone marrow agnolotti. You can also make it bottomless when you really feel like free flowing champagne, or you'll be able to attempt one of many a number of bloody Marys from the bloody Mary bar.
Tackle: Floor Flooring, 4 Knightsbridge Inexperienced, SW1X 7QA
Web site: seettelondon.co.uk
6 BOTTOMLESS BRUNCH AT SUMOSAN TWIGA, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
Japanese Italian fusion restaurant Sumosan Twiga’s Saturday bottomless brunch sees you quaffing your selection of champagne, cocktails, beer, wine and spirits as when you feast on dishes reminiscent of maki rolls; chargrilled beef rib eye; tortelloni with ricotta, lemon and bottarga; and goats cheese, spinach and hazelnut salad. Stay music – from dj units to saxophonists, drummers and freestyle dancers will entertain you and convey the occasion vibes.
Tackle: 165 Sloane Avenue SW1X 9QB
Web site: sumosantwigalondon.com
7 No. Fifty Cheyne, Chelsea
A picturesque venue overlooking the River Thames and Albert Bridge, No. Fifty Cheyne has as Saturday brunch (11am-3pm) that's an indulgent deal with value slicing brief a sleep in for. For brunch, the kitchen plates up the likes of French toast with brioche and whipped apricot ripple cream with crispy bacon; crushed avocado with recent chilli and poached eggs; and Iberico eggs benedict on toasted muffins with hollandaise. There’s additionally extra lunchy dishes reminiscent of steak tartare with truffle French dressing. Add a cocktail to your meal or go bottomless.
Tackle: 50 Cheyne Stroll, Chelsea, SW3 5LR
Web site: fiftycheyne.com
1 Bistotheque, Bethnal Inexperienced
Begin your weekend brunch at Bistrotheque with one of many many breakfast cocktails when you resolve what you wish to eat from the pretty lengthy brunch males, which serves up each lunchy-brunch dishes and breakfasty-brunch too. Go for one thing somewhat massive completely different just like the tender shell crab Benedict, or the mushroom ragu with fried bread, or if it's essential absorb the remnants of the night time earlier than, the Bristrotheque Breakfast is an enormous English fry up, that works properly with a number of bloody Marys.
Tackle: 23-27 Wadeson Avenue E2 9DR
Web site: bistrotheque.com
2 Rapsa, Hoxton
Filipino fusion restaurant Rapsa serves up punchy flavour-laden dishes, which, on the weekend, you'll be able to pair with bottomless Aperol spritz, fizz or boozy slushies (£34s pp). Go for one of many massive breakfasts, or attempt one thing a bit completely different, such because the halloumi finger sandwich with fried egg, banana ketchup, tomato, avocado salsa and spring onion hash; cured salmon bibingka loaf with scrambled eggs and herb creme fraiche; or Longcilog longanisa sausage, garlic rice, atchara and fried egg. Scrumptious. Out there Saturday 11am-4pm and Sunday 11am-3pm.
Tackle: 100-102 Hoxton Avenue, N1 6SG
Web site: rapsa.co.uk
3 Soiled Bones, Shoreditch
American-style restaurant and cocktail bar Soiled Bones, serves up an indulgent brunch, which you can also make bottomless (for £25pp) must you need a bit extra hedonism in your morning. Dine on steak and eggs, rooster and waffles, brief rib crumpets and butternut pancakes when you quaff pink grapefruit mimosas, soiled Marys or a cocktail, name hip monkey made with Bacardi, martini Rosso, recent lime, bitters and grapefruit soda. Additionally has places in Soho, Carnaby and Kensington
Tackle: 1 Membership Row E1 6JX
Web site: dirty-bones.com
4 The Pavilion Cafe, Victoria Park
All the time fashionable with the morning joggers and canine walkers, seize breakfast or brunch to go, or eat in at one of many lake-side tables. A variety of pastries and pre-prepared however freshly made sandwiches can be found to eat in or takeaway, and there’s a variety of sizzling breakfasts and lightweight lunches out there too. The hash brown and egg breakfast sarnie is must-eat.
Tackle: Victoria Park, Outdated Ford Street E9 7DE
Web site: pavilionbakery.com
5 Ozone, London Fields
Among the finest east-side antipodean cafes in London, Ozone serves up a stellar brunch alongside good, sturdy, espresso and bloody Marys with kick. Pleasant and at all times busy, the cafe’s lengthy menu covers all bases, whether or not you’re hankering for a meaty fry up, or going meat-free. Faves embody smoked fish kedgeree with tender poached egg, chimmi and labneh; and the kimchi fritters with wild garlic, tender greens and Ozone pickles.
Tackle: Emma Avenue E2 9Ap
Web site: ozonecoffee.co.uk
6 Crispin, Spitalfields
A European-inspired menu that makes use of native components from impartial growers and small scales farms, the weekend brunch at Crispin is pretty much as good because it sounds. Go for a smattering of smaller sharing plats, reminiscent of burrata, plum hazelnuts and clove; a charcuterie board; or Tunworth and sage croquettes with pickle walnut ketchup. Alternatively, go for a brunch plate of the likes of poached eggs with hollandaise and smoked salmon on sourdough or borlotti beans on toast with Berkswell cheese.
Tackle: Pavilion on The Nook, White’s Row, E1 7NF
Web site: crispinlondon.com
7 Berber & Q, Haggerston
With smokey-grilled Center Japanese dishes the ticket right here, Berber & Q serves up a moorish weekend brunch. Selected common shaksuka, or select to ‘pimp’ it by including avocado, chickpeas and a chili salsa. There’s additionally Turkish eggs with baba ghanoush and a yoghurt sauces and the total Israeli to share between two, which is a platter laden with a lot of goodness together with smokey baba ghanoush, hummus, marinated feta, eggs and roasted beets. For extra of a candy breakfast, selected the cholla French toast with creme fraiche and raspberry compote.
Tackle: 338 Acton Mews E8 4EA
Web site: berberandqgrillhouse.com
1 St Pancras By Searcys, King’s Cross
Good for an early morning meal earlier than whizzing off to Paris on the EuroStar, the breakfast providing by Searcys is lastly again after being unavailable for 2 years. The menu has been created in celebration of the ‘humble egg’, with highlights together with tender boiled eggs with marmite troopers, three egg omelette with a selection of 5 fillings, and buttermilk and blueberry pancakes with maple syrup. House to Europe’s longest Champagne, it’s the proper choice for these seeking to take pleasure in their breakfast with a facet of fizz.
Tackle: Grand Terrace, St Pancras Worldwide Station N1C 4QL
Web site: stpancrasbysearcys.co.uk
2 Porte Noire, King’s Cross
I don’t wish to title drop, however that is Idris Elba’s wine bar. Housed within the at all times charming Coal Drops Yard, it’s a spot to quaff nice drops of plonk and inject somewhat bit of favor into your night time – it’s date night time choice too. The kitchen plates up mild bites all day lengthy, and there's a extra substantial menu for lunch and dinner. The venue hasa brunch menu too. Out there on the weekend from 12pm to 3pm it options brunch favourites reminiscent of egg royale, in addition to extra lunchy dishes reminiscent of steak tartare.
Tackle: Gasholder 10 , Unit A, 1 Lewis Cubitt Sq., N1C 4BY
Web site: portenoire.co.uk
3 Jazz Brunch at Plaquemine Lock, Islington
Perched on Regents Canal, Plaquemine Lock’s Jazz Brunch is an ode to Southern American delicacies and tradition. Transporting folks to New Orleans, the Louisiana-inspired pub provides up a brunch menu with a cajun spin, and reside jazz besides. Get pleasure from southern brunch favourites, together with buttermilk fried rooster pancakes, bacon beignets and eggs sardou, in addition to creole cocktails and craft beer.
Tackle: 139 Graham Avenue N1 8LB
Web site: plaqlock.com
4 Cafe BAO, King’s Cross
Cafe CAO in King’s Cross has a weekend breakfast menu serving up modern takes on Taiwanese breakfast classics. Alongside facet a line-up of baked items, there’s a breakfast BAO made with a sausage and cheese patty and layered with a hash brown and buddy egg. There’s additionally the Taiwanese Savoury Soy Milk, which is a model of the normal dou jiang breakfast dish discovered throughout Taiwan and China. Savoury soy milk is flavoured with Taiwanese sun-dried daikon, soy sauce, vinegar and sesame oil, and served with crispy fried dough, or youtiao, to dip into the milk.
Tackle: 4 Pancras Sq., Kings Cross, N1C 4AG
Web site: baolondon.com
5 Loopy Pizza Marylebone
The brunch the place you get to play along with your meals and eat it, Loopy Pizza’s Loopy Bubbles occasion brunches are full of spinning pizza, On Saturdays solely (12pm-3pm), brunch right here gained’t be the egg-based form. Somewhat, brunch goes down with Italian aptitude, with starters of the likes of caponata with mozzarella, focaccia, truffle arancini, pizzas ( after all) and tiramisu for dessert. There’s additionally a brand new Loopy Pizza, in Knightsbridge. Brunch from £100pp
Tackle: 7 Paddington Avenue, W1U 5QH
Web site: crazypizza.com
6 Decimo, King’s Cross
One other Saturday occasion brunch, and this one’s at Michelin-starred Peter Sanchez-Iglesias’ Mexican fusion restaurant at The Commonplace Lodge. Quaff Sevilla mimosas and margaritas as you feast on sharing dishes and small plates which are a mixture of fashionable faucets faves and breakfast plates reminiscent of pork stomach tacos, chorizo, croquets de jamon and tortilla. Be sure to gown sharp for this one.
Tackle: The Commonplace, 10 Argyle Avenue, WC1H 8EG
Web site: decimo.london
7 Milk Seaside, Queen’s Park
Bringing Sydney’s causal beachy vibes to north London, Milk Seaside is an Australian-style cafe serving up heat climate cocktails, pancakes, banana bread, eggy-breakfast mains, together with the consolation consuming tender boiled egg in a jar with candy potato puree, cream and toast troopers. A Soho-sister venue is coming quickly.
Tackle: 19-21 Lonsdale Street, NW66RA
Web site: milkbeach.com
South East London
1 Gunpowder, Tower Bridge
Get up to a slap-up morning meal, Goan-style. Gourmand Bib-awarded Indian restaurant has launched a breakfast menu impressed by the flavours of southern Indian coast. Dishes embody a number of omelettes filled with flavoursome combos; crab with grilled tomatoes, chilli and tomato, chilli coriander and ginger omelette or an omelet served in a fragrant coconut-based curry sauce. There’s additionally extra substantial dishes that could be a sort of Indian tackle a fry-up, or lighter meals too, reminiscent of cardamom pancakes topped with caramelised banana and creme fraiche.
Tackle: 4 Duchess Stroll SE1 2SD
Web site: gunpowderrestaurants.com
2 Oblix at The Shard
A brunch for a special day, Oblix West at The Shard’s sky excessive brunch of seasonal lunchy dishes the place high quality components sing. Feast on the likes of truffle flat bread, panchetta and ricotta, in addition to seabass; complete lobster with lemon verbena and garlic butter; and wild mushroom orzo. You possibly can go bottomless, or pair your meal with a choices of rose and champagne. Out there Friday to Sunday.
Tackle: Degree 32, The Shard, 31 St. Thomas Avenue, SE1 9RY
Web site: oblixrestaurant.com
3 Lantana, London Bridge
Fashionable Australian-style café Lantana has varied places, together with London Bridge, close to Borough Market. There’s a weekday breakfast menu in addition to a weekend brunch menu, each are lengthy and different and comprise dishes impressed from varied elements of the world; beef keema, peanut butter in a single day oats, duck hash and large hefty full breakfast plates as properly. For weekend eating, you may have the choice of creating your meal bottomless.
Tackle: 44-46 Southwark St, London SE1 1UN
Web site: lantanacafe.co.uk
4 Grind, London Bridge
Additionally close to Borough Market, Grind has fashionable all-day eating vibes, and an unfussy environment. This gaf additionally does weekday breakfasts and weekend brunches, and dishes embody potato has with poached eggs and wild mushrooms, smoked salmon crumpets, full breakfasts each veggie and meaty and more healthy lighter choices too reminiscent of house-made granola and porridge. Naturally, at Grind, you’ve acquired loads of good espresso to clean your meal down with. Reserving is advisable.
Tackle: 2 London Bridge, SE1 9RA
Web site: grind.co.uk
5 WatchHouse, Bermondsey
Espresso store WatchHouse is unfussy however stylish, and its brief however thought of menu provides up a number of modern breakfast dishes to satiate small or massive hungers. For a lightweight brunch, go for the apple and blackberry bircher or the granola with yoghurt and blueberry. In case your'[e looking for something more filling, go the breakfast burrito (vegan option available), or the salmon and cream cheese cholla roll. Also at Tower Bridge and Maltby Street.
Address: 199 Bermondsey Street
6 Two Hundred Rye Lane, Peckham
A charming little bar and kitchen that is all small plates and cocktails and pot plants and wood, Two Hundred Rye Lane also has a suntrap courtyard out the back. The menu’s heroes are the cocktails which are zhuzhed up classics, but compact food menu is also pretty great. Have your boushie bloody Mary with huevos notos – fried potato and tofu with smashed avocado and fried tomatoes, or a breakfast butty or mushrooms loaded with sides. For £27.50, grab a Bellini to start, a brunch dish and a two glasses of prosecco and an espresso martini to finish.
Address: 200 Rye Lane, SE15 4NF
7 Park’s Edge Bar & Kitchen, Herne Hill
Neighbourhood restaurant, Park’s Edge Bar & Kitchen, plates up contemporary dishes that nod to British culinary history and traditions. The venue’s varied weekend brunch (10.30am-1pm) includes dishes such as French toast with your choice of berry compote; bacon, caramelised bananas and maple syrup as well as several big breakfast plates that have delicious additions such as ackee, or stilton crumbs, grilled chorizo and hot smoked herring.
Address: 49, 51 Norwood Road, E24 9AA