The internet, oxygen and a beloved brunch; it only takes three things to make some people happy, so where to gorge on the finest when it comes to the latter? From swanky breakfast feasts in the foliage and breakfast cocktails, to Americana plates and piled-high pancakes, check out our recommendations for the top 5 brunches in Glasgow....

The quirky one: Hillhead Bookclub

While Hillhead Bookclub's notoriety may often be bound by its party hearty atmosphere, ping pong tables, drag bingo nights and roster of unusual events, they're also bashing out one of the best brunches in the city. Dose on eggs, pancake stacks, breakfast cocktails, and a scallop bacon roll should the morning so take you there. Full Scottish breakfast? That'll set you back a mere £8.

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Breakfast cocktails at Hillhead have Glasgow's hungry and hungover patrons gagging for more.

The infamous one: Stravaigin

Ask anyone in Scotland, let alon Glasgow where's good for lunch and they'll be up in happy hungry arms about this one. The perfect plot to wile away the morning hours, not only does Straivagin boast one of the most infamous and beloved brunches in the city, guests can enjoy the global culture thanks to breakfast steamed buns (£3.45), full Scottish breakfasts, Nasi Goreng and more. 

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This hearty Glasgow restaurant not only promises a brunch menu that stands the test of time, they've gone global.

The botanical one: Ubiquitous Chip

Bow down to brunch at the Chip thanks to their stunning interiors and gastro stance. Not only can you swarm yourself in foliage and tuck away in tidy and cutesy corners, Ubiquitous Chip are churning out brunch favourites in their brasserie the likes of Carluke black pudding with poached egg and hollandaise (£7.45), smoked Finnan Haddie, a full breakfast and plenty more morsels.

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Hunker down in the heart of this stunning restaurant for a brunch in Glasgow to remember.

The sexy one: The Social

While cocktail cavorting may normally be seen as the dish of the day at a location like The Social, they're not only known for their late night naughtiness and neon lights you know. With a brunch menu that suits those who'd like to get decked out to gorge down, head on down to The Social for eggs florentine (£5.50), a cooked breakfast and a Baileys latte should the occasion take you. Omelette you decide.

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Gather up guys, girls and good folk on the street for a taste of brunch at The Social. 

The New Yawk one: TriBeCa Cafe

Ever wanted to visit the bright lights of the Big Apple? You can, you just have to go for brunch in Glasgow. Coming a cropper with some of the finest Americana style brunch plates in the city. TriBeCa cafe are dosing the crowd on stateside inspired bites thanks to their Brooklyn Breakfast, Manhattan Grand Slam, bottomless coffee, stacks of might bacon smothered pancakes and more. 

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Piled high pancakes are one of the only ways to make the most of any brunch in Glasgow.