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 10th August 2022

Boasting a fabulous selection of venues across the city, The Cocktail Club is a great location for a wallet-friendly brunch with pals. Whether you fancy heading to a disco or 90s-themed bottomless event, you can expect entertainment, mouthwatering eats and unlimited sips.

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.

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.

Renowned for hosting some of the best boozy brunches in London, Supa Dupa Fly are helping you to dance your way into the weekend without a hefty bill. Head over to one of their parties and you'll find bottomless drinks, brunch dishes and a party vibe for a decent price.

The Engineer

144 user reviews 4

Need a brunch idea? We've got you sorted for the evening with amazing eats from The Engineer. Their meals range from avo toast to full vegan breakfasts and decadent Belgian waffles. Don't forget to add a side of halloumi and hash browns.

The Cyclist

435 user reviews 4

Head to Balham where you can grab yourself one slap-up brunch, without breaking the bank. From smashed avo with Aleppo chilli to ricotta pancakes and vegan-friendly scrambled tofu, they've got your weekend eats all sorted.


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Uber-sleek eatery Mommi is bringing a Perunivan-twist on classic brunch dishes to Clapham with a hearty three courses and bottomless fizz for less than £35. Choose from dishes such as sashimi caesar salad, Latin Benedict royal and churrasco steak and eggs every weekend from 11am.

The Naturalist

247 user reviews 4

Found the edge of Finsbury Park, The Naturalist is a cheap brunch destination with impressive views over the West Reservoir. The pub has all you need for your morning fix, including poached eggs, haddock smokie and turkey schnitzel to be enjoyed indoors or on the terrace.

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.