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Best Breakfast London

Start your day off right by enjoying "the most important meal of the day" at one of these best breakfast restaurants in London.

Albion British
2-4 Boundary St.
London, E2 7DD

One trendy caff from Sir Terence Conran in Shoreditch. More...

Aubaine French
262 Brompton Rd.
London, SW3 2AS

Yearning for a French fix? Try this chic brasserie in South Kensington. More...

Bluebird Cafe Café
Dining Room at Bluebird Cafe, London, 350 King's Rd.
London, SW3 5UU

Bluebird Café is tops for Chelsea inhabitants. More...

The Botanist Contemporary European
7 Sloane Sq.
London, SW1W 8EE

Smart, contemporary European dining rules in posh Sloane Square. More...

Canteen British
2 Crispin Place
London, E1 6DW

Honest British food in historic Spitalfields. More...

Caravan International
Dining Room at Caravan, London, 11-13 Exmouth Market
London, EC1R 4QD

Caravan offers good fusion cooking in attractive Exmouth Market. More...

Cecconi's Italian
Dining Room at Cecconi 5A Burlington Gardens
London, W1S 3EP

One of Mayfair’s most popular haunts, offering Italian cuisine. More...

The Cinnamon Club Indian
Dining Room at The Cinnamon Club, London, The Old Westminster Library
30-32 Great Smith St.
London, SW1P 3BU

The place for power breakfasts and the local spot for nearby Members of Parliament. More...

Colbert French
Dining Room at Colbert, London, 50-52 Sloane Square
London, SW1W 8AX

Just what the Sloane Rangers needed --- an all-day brasserie. More...

The Delaunay Brasserie
Dining Room at The Delaunay, London, 55 Aldwych
London, WC2B 4BB

All-day brasserie from the owners of The Wolseley. More...

Dishoom Indian
12 Upper St. Martin's Lane
London, WC2H 9FB

This Indian eatery in Covent Garden is inspired by old Bombay’s Iranian cafés. More...

Electric Diner Diner
191 Portobello Rd.
London, W11 2ED

Fun Notting Hill Gate spot for all-day dining on American classics. More...

The Fifth Floor Cafe Brasserie
Dining Room at The Fifth Floor Cafe, London, Harvey Nichols
109-125 Knightsbridge
London, SW1X 7RJ

The buzzing café in Harvey Nichols’ food floor is the place for serious shoppers in this top department store. More...

Giraffe International
46 Rosslyn Hill
London, NW3 1NH

Fast growing chain that manages to satisfy all comers and is great for families. More...

Ladurée Desserts
Dining Room at Ladurée, London, Harrods
87-135 Brompton Rd.
London, SW1X 7XL

Macarons to die for at Ladurée in Harrods. More...

Le Coq d'Argent French
Dining Room at Le Coq d No.1 Poultry
London, EC2R 8EJ

Eat well in this City eyrie. More...

Lutyens French
85 Fleet St.
London, EC4Y 1AE

Sir Terence Conran’s French restaurant is smart and comfortable. More...

Maison Blanc Café
Quick Bite
37 St. John's Wood High St.
London, NW8 7NJ

Great café for people-watching is part of an ever-expanding chain. More...

Nopi Mediterranean
21-22 Warwick St.
London, W1B 5NE

Deli master Yotam Ottolenghi opens his first standalone restaurant. More...

1 Lombard Street European
Dining Room at 1 Lombard Street, London, 1 Lombard St.
London, EC3V 9AA

Well-established, popular City restaurant is a haunt of lawyers and bankers. More...

Ottolenghi Mediterranean
287 Upper St.
London, N1 2TZ

Smart deli-cum-restaurant-café in trendy Islington is branching out all over London. More...

Patisserie Valerie Café
44 Old Compton St.
London, W1D 4TY

The first Pâtisserie Valerie has expanded, but this crowded original remains our favourite. More...

The Providores & Tapa Room International
Dining Room at The Providores & Tapa Room, London, 109 Marylebone High St.
London, W1U 4RX

Despite competition, Providores stays the course as the restaurant where “fusion” cooking has real meaning. More...

The Ritz Restaurant British
Dining Room at The Ritz Restaurant, London, The Ritz
150 Piccadilly
London, W1J 9BR

Putting on the Ritz. More...

Roast British
Borough Market
The Floral Hall, Stoney St.
London, SE1 1TL

In the heart of Borough Market, the former Floral Hall is a fine setting for good British cooking. More...

Simpson's-In-The-Strand Grand Divan Traditional British
100 Strand
London, WC2R 0EW

This venerable old lady is still as spry as ever. More...

Smiths of Smithfield British
Dining Room at Smiths of Smithfield, London, 67-77 Charterhouse St.
London, EC1M 6HJ

The four-story dining emporium of John Torode delivers all day, every day at different levels for different purses. More...

Tom's Kitchen European
Dining Room at Tom 27 Cale St.
London, SW3 3QP

The original Tom’s Kitchen is a good Chelsea hangout. More...

Villandry Contemporary European
Dining Room at Villandry, London, 170 Gt. Portland St.
London, W1W 5QB

Smart restaurant, bar and deli in fashionable Marylebone. More...

The Wolseley Modern European
160 Piccadilly
London, W1J 9EB

The Wolseley remains at the top of Londoner’s list of favorite European-style, all-day brasseries. More...

York & Albany Contemporary European
Dining Room at York & Albany, London, 127-129 Parkway
London, NW1 7PS

Handsome restaurant and hotel divides smart Regent’s Park from grungy but fashionable Camden Town. More...

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