Ideas For A Cheap Brunch in London

London has been gripped by brunch fever; there doesn't seem to be a cafe, restaurant or bar that isn't suffering from the epidemic. Not that we're complaining. But why should the fun stop the week before payday? Read our recommendations for affordable brunches in London that won't break the bank and will ensure you can continue with your avocado toast and 6pm hangovers right through the month. We wouldn't have it any other way. 

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Last updated on 24th September 2020




When it comes to affordable food in London, El Vino has you covered. Check out their stunning locations from Blackfriars to Masons Avenue, London Bridge and beyond; where you'll find Spanish style tapas plates, thirst-quenching wines and charming interiors.

The Exhibit

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Balham's multi-use and fun space The Exhibit turns their hand to brunch over the weekend. Going all out on the bottomless offerings, you can opt for free-flowing beer (£20), Bubbles (£18), or cocktails (£20), as well as unlimited pizza for an extra £15 - if you don't know your limits, this may just be your new favourite Saturday spot.

Some mornings you need a pick me up in the form of whacking brunch plates, and on those mornings,you need Dirty Bones - the NY-inspired diner known for its epic portion sizes. Grab a cocktail and tuck into the likes of a mac 'n' cheese topped burger, pancakes and hot dogs, or opt for hair of the dog and add bottomless cocktails for only £22.

The Flask

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Close to Hampstead and sporting all sorts of traditional English vibes, The Flask is a British boozer full of charm. Offering a selection of dishes that break away from the usual sausage and eggs offering, you can dine on mushrooms and truffle oil on toast or a beer-battered cod sandwich for only £8. The perfect pit-stop for a winter walk on the Heath.