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 18th July 2024




Caravan Covent Garden

Located in the bustling theatre district, Caravan is the perfect stop for brunch before a busy day of sightseeing and shopping. Inside a beautiful Grade II-listed building, you'll find simple white interiors filled with plants and lots of natural light, as well as freshly roasted coffee made in North London. Tuck into Korean fried chicken on kimchi pancakes, smashed avocado on sourdough or jalapeno corn bread with fried eggs, with an espresso caramel tiramisu for dessert.

Homeboy Islington

Smash Burger Monday and 2 other offers

Get ready to soak up some Irish charm at the coolest joint in Islington and grab their Saturday Spud Brunch deal. Book your table and savour a delicious potato-themed dish with a drink for only £15 per person. We're talking goodies like bangers and mash, cheesy beans on chips, and potato farl smash burgers. Plus, you can pick between a glass of prosecco or a bloody mary to go with your meal.

Bourne & Hollingsworth

Arguably one of London's most beautiful venues, Bourne & Hollingsworth is decked out with green botanicals, a long sweeping marble bar and a roaring fire for the winter months. The menu here is split into sweet and savoury dishes, with a bottomless package starting from £27 per person for free-flowing bloody marys and bellinis paired with your choice of eggs royale or stacked American pancakes.

Ballie Ballerson London

Ain't nothing like a Ballie Ballerson bottomless brunch in Shoreditch, so grab tickets to their vibrant feast starting from £25 per person. Sip on unlimited pornstar martinis or spicy margaritas with your bestie, and chow down on unlimited Neapolitan pizza for two hours while iconic anthems play in the background. 

The Breakfast Club - Restaurants In London

Since opening their very first outpost in 2005, The Breakfast Club has gained quite a reputation for itself across London and beyond. With venues in Hackney Wick, Soho, London Bridge and many more, each unique spot is known for cosy cafe interiors and a mouthwatering menu of brunch fare. Think full English or American spreads, stacks of pancakes with berries and cream, inventive twists on eggs Benedict and delicious smoothies.

SUPA DUPA FLY

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.

Megan's - Various Sites

If you've seen Megan's appear on Made In Chelsea, then you know what the fuss is about. If not, allow us to introduce you to your new favourite and affordable brunch spot across the likes of Clapham, Chiswick and Islington. Enjoy a Turkish brunch feast for £14.90, or spend £13.50 on a sweeter breakfast of caramelised banana and honey French toast.

The Little Yellow Door

£5 Picantes

Found just off of the iconic Portobello Road in Notting Hill, The Little Yellow Door is a vibrant eatery filled with colourful velvet seating, quirky artwork on the walls and Instagrammable neon signs. Their brunch dishes all cost £13.50 or less, including caramelised banana pancakes, halloumi breakfast buns, smoked chicken burgers and so much more, with a selection of complementary cocktails for under a tenner too.

The Naturalist

Found on 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 crab royale, candied beetroot hummus and haddock fish fingers to be enjoyed indoors or on the terrace.

Smith's Bar & Grill

Sunday Roast and 10 other offers

Smith's Bar & Grill is a pretty restaurant decked out in greenery, ornate wooden lampshades and leather booth seating, situated in Paddington. Their breakfast dishes all come in at £13 or less, including crab pancakes, eggs Florentine, croque madame and so much more. Fancy something a little boozier? They also offer bottomless brunches on Saturdays, complete with 90 minutes of free-flowing sparkling wine, mimosas or bellinis for £50 per person.

Ollie’s House Chelsea

Bottomless Brunch and 4 other offers

Bringing beautiful interiors and an Asian-inspired menu to Chelsea and Fulham, Ollie's House is a top choice for brunch thant won't break the bank. While surrounded by greenery and pretty hanging lights, sink your teeth into plates of smashed avocado with green chilli sauce, spiced pork eggs Benedict, French toast bao buns and more, with every dish coming in at less than £15.