The Top Brunch Restaurants in London

When looking for the best brunch in London, this historic city offers dozens of beloved hot spots. From modern, vegetable-focused spots to full English breakfasts, there's something for every taste and occasion. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? Welcome to our Tastemaker List. We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the top spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. Whether you're visiting “the square mile” or call this incredible city home, impress your friends and score a table; we wish we could join you.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Ivy Market Grill, The Ivy Tower Bridge, Bistrotheque
Price Range:££ - £££
Cuisines:Breakfast, British, French
Neighborhoods:Covent Garden, London Bridge, Bethnal Green
Party Size
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Date
Time
7:00 PM

Ivy Market Grill

££££·Breakfast·
Covent Garden
10,499 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Brunch

The best restaurants in London are those that leave a lasting impression, which is exactly what you’ll experience when dining at The Ivy Market Grill. Sophisticated yet relaxed, this all-day dining es...

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The Ivy Tower Bridge

££££·British·
London Bridge
7,909 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch

The Ivy Tower Bridge offers a nearly identical menu to The Ivy Market Grill, excluding any of their daily specials. They feature all-day dining options and a dedicated brunch menu. If you are in South...

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Scenic View in South East London

Bistrotheque

££££·French·
Bethnal Green
2,135 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions

Located in East London, Bistrotheque offers a modern contemporary setting. It has an open, airy concept, and seats fill quickly during their weekend brunch. Dishes here meet a fine dining standard, bu...

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The Riding House Cafe

££££·Modern European·
Fitzrovia
3,798 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating

Although diners first come to The Riding House Cafe to try the beloved menu, they come back due to this modern cafe’s neighborly hospitality. Serving breakfast throughout the week, the restaurant has ...

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Brunch in West End London

Balthazar London

££££·French·
Covent Garden
3,687 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Special Occasions
  • Hot Spot

If you’re a lover of brunch, Balthazar has pulled out all the stops. Not only do they serve brunch each Saturday and Sunday, but they also serve their “petit brunch” both days. From this smaller menu,...

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Hide Ground

££££·British·
Mayfair
490 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Notable Wine List

HIDE is a stunning establishment, set over three floors. Each floor creates a unique dining experience and diners rave that it is the perfect place for any occasion. HIDE Ground is the “heart” of the ...

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Dean Street Townhouse

££££·British·
Soho
2,797 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date

Located in the Dean Street Townhouse, a breathtaking 36-room hotel, the restaurant serves hungry diners all day and is particularly known for their brunch. Highlighting many British culinary classics,...

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Berners Tavern

££££·British·
Oxford Circus
3,800 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Notable Wine List

You can expect nothing less than the best brunch in London when visiting Berners Tavern. With a kitchen led by Michelin-starred chef Jason Atherton, you will enjoy a brunch menu of seasonal, contempor...

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NOPI

££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
6,010 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Special Occasions

Soho-based NOPI offers diners a dynamic setting and a menu that celebrates bold flavors. This two-story establishment is cohesive, yet gives guests a choice of two separate atmospheres. Upstairs is mo...

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Holborn Dining Room

££££·British·
Holborn
1,878 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Romance

Located in the heart of London, Holborn Dining Room is a stunning grand brasserie, serving up seasonal British cuisine with a twist. The combination of antique decor pieces and reclaimed oak offers a ...

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Galvin at Windows

££££·French·
Mayfair
7,398 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List

While dining in a Michelin-starred restaurant on the 28th floor of the London Hilton, you bet you’re going to have a memorable experience. Of course, the view is one of the reasons why Galvin at Windo...

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34 Mayfair

££££·Global, International·
Mayfair
735 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating

If you’re looking for a truly one-of-a-kind dining experience, 34 Mayfair will not disappoint. Serving British game, as well as world meats, their imported Argentinian grill cooks each cut to perfecti...

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The Good Egg Soho

££££·Middle Eastern·
Soho
373 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch

Start your day off right at this Soho brunch spot. After all where else can you find a pastrami-cured trout bagel or baked eggs with tomato, peppers, and preserved lemon?

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Kai

££££·Chinese·
Mayfair
1,391 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies

Kai is a sophisticated Chinese restaurant that serves gourmet classics within an elegant, yet modern dining room. Their Saturday brunch is a 15-course tasting menu, inspired by the weekend brunches at...

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Chinese in London
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Big Easy Canary Wharf

££££·Barbecue·
Canary Wharf
5,965 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Group Bookings
  • Scenic View

Known for their “”Bar.B.Q,“” Big Easy Canary Wharf offers diners a beautiful view and when the weather is right, outdoor seating is available. For those who want to start their day with barbecue food,...

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Chick n' Sours

££££·Comfort Food·
Hackney
73 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Brunch
  • Sunday Lunch

Open at noon on both Saturday and Sunday, Chick 'n' Sours is another unique brunch spot, serving up the best sour cocktails and fried chicken around. Their “”Brunch Bun“” is always a crowd-pleaser, co...

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Exmouth Market Grind

££££·Cafe Dining·
Clerkenwell
283 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies

This Clerkenwell restaurant is known for their espresso and cocktail bar. However, their food has diners coming back for more. When you have options like house-cured beetroot salmon, flat iron steak, ...

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Scarlett Green

££££·Australian·
Soho
111 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fun

Located in the heart of Soho, the bottomless brunch at Scarlett Green is sure to satisfy any craving. Available every day, you can enjoy one savory dish, one sweet dish, and bottomless select cocktail...

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Rawduck

££££·Italian·
Hackney
236 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options

With its eclectic menu, Rawduck attracts diners from near and far. To drink, try their Indian spiced kombucha or their green matcha and almond milk. To eat, sample their curried potatoes with salt bee...

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Lantana Cafe Shoreditch

££££·Australian·
Shoreditch
5 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem

This Australian-inspired cafe serves breakfast during the week and brunch on weekends. Here, you'll find classic dishes like “bubble 'n' squeak” and smashed avocado with poached eggs, but with an elev...

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