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19 Breakfasts Everyone Must Eat In London

Eggs and coffee please.

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1. Pancakes at the Pavillion Café

Work up an appetite by walking around Victoria Park, and then chow down on this impressive pancake stack at the Pavillion Café.

Nearest station: Cambridge Heath

2. Avocado Toast at Dean Street Townhouse

Soft avocado on chewy sourdough, topped with a perfectly poached Burford Brown egg. OMFG.

Nearest station: Tottenham Court Road

3. Kedgeree at Koya Bar

Congee with smoked haddock and a poached egg = ultimate breakfast comfort food.

Nearest station: Leicester Square

4. Baked Eggs with Squash and Sage at Milk

This delectable dish is clearly the best brekkie in Balham.

Nearest station: Balham


5. The Copacabana at Carioca

Get down to Brixton for this wonder. Want something different? Sub in chorizo for ham in your Eggs Benny and try the Eggs Sevilla.

Nearest station: Brixton

6. The Full English at Pellici's

A caff so great that it's now a Grade II listed building. You can always rely on their Bubble and Squeak.

Nearest station: Bethnal Green

7. Bacon Naan Roll at Dishoom

Bacon + a smear of cream cheese + chilli tomato jam, all wrapped in a freshly baked naan. What more could you want? They also do an egg naan roll for veggies.

Nearest station: Dishoom has branches in King's Cross, Shoreditch and Covent Garden.

8. Corn Fritters at Lantana

These moreish corn fritters, topped with a poached egg (top right) will help you start your day the right way.

Nearest station: Lantana has branches in Camden, Fitzrovia and Shoreditch.


9. Menemen at Café Z Bar

These Turkish scrambled eggs are the best hangover cure North of the river.

Nearest station: Rectory Road

10. Figs on Toast at Pacific Social Club

Have a light brekkie at this cosy Hackney café and wash it down with a horchata. If you want something heavier, their Venezuelan sandwiches are amazing.

Nearest station: Hackney Central

11. Eggs with Dates and Spices at Persepolis

Trust us on this one. And then come back later in the day for pudding.

Nearest station: Peckham Rye

12. Scrambled Eggs at A Little of What You Fancy

The creamiest eggs you can imagine, with cherry tomatoes that burst with flavour.

Nearest station: Dalston Junction


13. A Breakfast Burrito at The Breakfast Club

Serving breakfast all day, this burrito will always be there for you.

Nearest station: The Breakfast Club has branches in Soho, Angel, Hoxton, Spitafields, Canary Wharf, London Bridge and Battersea Rise.

14. The Veggie Breakfast at The Haberdashery

Confit tomato, halloumi, avocado, veggie sausages and a crunch hash brown make this a veggie breakfast that carnivores will envy.

Nearest station: The Haberdashery has locations in Crouch End and Stoke Newington.

15. Pedler Breakfast (including Gin Sausage) at Pedler

A terribly classy Full English. Bonus! Their martinis are excellent too.

Nearest station: Peckham Rye

16. The All Day Breakfast Burger at Foxlow

A breakfast burger so immense that all you can do is stare. And then try to eat it.

Nearest station: Foxlow has locations in Clerkenwell and Stoke Newington.


17. Porridge at Ethos

This veggie and vegan restaurant also has a "build your plate" breakfast – allowing you to mix and match your dish with all the choicest morsels you fancy.

Nearest station: Oxford Circus

18. Coffee and a doughnut from Talkhouse Coffee

Sometimes all you need is coffee and a sweet treat in the morning. Allow Talkhouse to help you with that.

Nearest station: Ladbroke Grove

Don't fancy going west? Try these coffee shops instead.