The Top Brunch Restaurants in London

The OpenTable Team

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.

Restaurants:Ivy Market Grill, The Ivy Tower Bridge, The Riding House Cafe
Price Range:£££ - £££
Cuisines:British, Modern European
Neighborhoods:Covent Garden, London Bridge, Fitzrovia

Ivy Market Grill

££££·British·
Covent Garden
8,752 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating

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, th...

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89% recommended
Most Booked in London
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The Ivy Tower Bridge

££££·British·
London Bridge
6,591 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...

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90% recommended
Most Booked in London
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The Riding House Cafe

££££·Modern European·
Fitzrovia
3,650 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,...

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92% recommended
Modern European in West End London

Balthazar London

££££·French·
Covent Garden
3,428 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch

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. Fro...

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Most Booked in West End London

Dean Street Townhouse

££££·British·
Soho
2,631 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • 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 Britis...

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97% recommended
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Berners Tavern

££££·British·
Oxford Circus
3,730 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...

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93% recommended
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Holborn Dining Room

££££·British·
Holborn
1,735 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • 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 rec...

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91% recommended

Galvin at Windows

££££·French·
Mayfair
7,716 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance

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...

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96% recommended
French in London
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34 Mayfair

££££·Global, International·
Mayfair
628 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance

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 ...

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85% recommended

The Good Egg Soho

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

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?

87% recommended
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Kai

££££·Chinese·
Mayfair
1,357 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date

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...

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93% recommended
Chinese in London
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Big Easy Canary Wharf

££££·Barbecue·
Canary Wharf
5,013 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Group Bookings

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...

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Most Booked in London
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