London's Best Brunch Restaurants

Nothing starts off your weekend better than a big ol' brunch. And London is full of places brimming with syrup drizzled bacon, stacks on stacks of pancakes and eggs in every shape and form. From breakfast kings to boozy brunch bars we've scoured the city for the best of the best. From us, with love, here's the best brunch restaurants in London. Happy scoffing.

Last updated on 21st December 2021




Brunch at Balans is pretty much a London traditional, serving up several tasty continental treats in the morning/afternoon – and while you're at it, why not grab a cocktail or glass of prosecco.

Wood & Water

137 user reviews 4

Make brunch the best part of your day and head to Brixton's Wood & Water for their fabulous menu. Bite into sweet and savoury dishes from their Jamaican breakfast with ackee and saltish to banana pancakes with a sweet and punchy rum sauce.

The Fable

760 user reviews 4

Breakfast for, well, breakfast, lunch and dinner? The Fable have no qualms about providing you with these neat treats all day long. Piled high brunch plates and dashing drinks come as standard at The Fable where you can tuck into smoked salmon and scrambled eggs for just £7.95, all darn day on on a Sunday.

Sea Containers

4 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch from £19pp

Sea Containers brings a fusion of the best American and British inspired food to a beautiful dining space beside the Thames. Join them for brunch and you'll find yourself in for a treat, with freshly prepared goods from the bakery, your classic egg-based choices and a neat little range of seafood based options - we're talking crab on toast and ceviche - to cater for all tastes. There's freshly-pressed juices, Bloody Mary's and bottomless Prosecco on offer to wash it all down.

Vinoteca Farringdon

219 user reviews 5

Spice up your Saturday morning at Vinoteca Farringdon-- one of London's most deliciously unique brunch restaurants. Head over to Farringdon to sip on a selection of Spain's finest wines, and indulge in distinctly Mediterranean digs such as Seville orange marmalade and toast, and gypsy eggs with a grilled garlic bloomer.

Head to this all-day restaurant and bar for a laid-back morning that'll see you tucking into unusual plates in an unusual spot. Located right by Spitalfields market, Crispin is a seriously cool 40-seater restaurant housed within an asymmetric pavilion. Hosting a regularly-changing roster of guest chefs, they've also partnered with Assembly Roast and guest coffee pros to bring you the best brews. 

Scarlett Green

67 user reviews 5

Where to have the best brunch in London? Purveyors of Australian grub and well-known for their bottomless feasts, Scarlett Green are serving you delicious food in a gorgeous setting. Tuck into shakshouka and award-winning banana bread while sipping on free-flowing fizz.

The Sipping Room

1207 user reviews 4

The Sipping Room is a sleek restaurant in East London that serves delicious brunch dishes to Canary Wharf's hungry workers. Open seven days a week, each dish served here is made using only the freshest seasonal ingredients. On top of that, the cocktail is composed of the quirkiest concoctions that the mixologists could think of. 

Quaglino's

10 user reviews 4

Kick start your day with a little edible excess courtesy of Quaglino's and their infamous spread when it comes to mid-morning munchies and boozy brunches. Harbouring a menu crafted of European cuisines fused with Middle Eastern flavours, this West End bar is a stage to dazzle the palette; these guys do brunch like no other. 

Mommi

22 user reviews 4

Brunch just took on a whole new dimension at Mommi's. Pushing the boundaries on what now seems to be your bog standard British brunch, Mommi offers you an international hybrid of Japanese and South American cuisines so your breakfast endeavors can go a bit global. Yes, there's purple potato pancakes to be had and yes, there's even ceviche. 

Put your brunch on turbo charge with Dirty Bones' decadent weekend offerings. Head to any of their four gorgeous venues where they're ready and waiting to stuff you with slow-cooked meats, cheesy burgers and boozy iced coffees, alongside bottomless cocktails for the braver brunchers.

Aeronaut

246 user reviews 4

More than your simple Saturday morning bubbles and eggs benny affair, Aeronaut have sussed brunch in their own inimitable fashion. Whether it's their bingo brunch, or something of the fairytale or comedy brunches, they're undoubtedly one of the best brunch restaurants in London.

Swap your eggs benny for some delicious dim sum with Ping Pong. The stripped-back restaurant has an extensive menu of Chinese dishes, and on Sundays, there's unlimited dim sum and prosecco deals.

Eastway Brasserie

1 user review 5

At the Eastway Brasserie, brunch is an all-out affair - complete with a DIY bloody mary bar, free-flowing pastries and a menu full of dishes such as the fluffy buttermilk pancakes or the chorizo and sweet potato hash. Decked out with huge windows and a buzzing open-kitchen, head here on a Sunday morning for the full New York experience.