In the heart of Clapham is a little piece of history in Powder Keg Diplomacy. They channel a British colonial aesthetic, giving everything a tropical yet vintage vibe perfect for you budding Victorian diners. Meanwhile, you can feast on a menu of updated Victorian food to make the most adorably quaint brunch around.
Pretty Brunches in London
It's the age old question: what came first, brunch or Instagram? We all love to order lashings of avocado, salmon and Eggs Benedict, but what's the point of eating any of this if it isn't a pretty brunch in London that's just perfect for Instagram? So whether you want a floral backdrop to your attractive food or natural beauty to highlight your bottomless brunch, here are our recommended beautiful places to eat brunch in London.
If you're looking for one of the most beautiful brunches in London, you're going to find it on a boat. Found in Paddington, board Darcie & May Green for unique and Australian brunch dishes in a cool and charming barge setting/
What could be more idyllic than tucking into brunch as the sun comes up over the canal? Arapa & Co offer just that and more with their menu of vibrant Venezuelan eats in Haggerston. Stop by for brunch and explore the fiery flavours of South American with refreshing flowing cocktails.
Fans of rich mahogany, marbled pillars and gorgeous, velvet armchairs are in for a treat at this beautiful place to eat brunch in London. Not only can you tuck into a delicious selection of fresh, seasonal British dishes – with the option to go bottomless – you can head downstairs after you've finished your meal and enjoy the even sexier Soda Room.
When looking for pretty brunches in London, it's hard to ignore a place like Bourne and Hollingsworth Buildings. The venue is awash with greenery, complimented by a natural aesthetic that creates a soothing place to eat brunch. You can munch on a selection of breakfast dishes or savoury treats, with the option to go bottomless too.
From rolled oat porridge with roasted pear to their signature full English with sausage, bacon and bone marrow beans, brunch at LINO is a thing to behold. Head down to the gorgeous restaurant for hearty, low-waste fare made with only the freshest ingredients.
Set on the Kingsland Road, Map Maison is a little den of floral gorgeousness, with an outside flower wall and local art on the walls. Taking place over weekends, the new bottomless brunch is an affordable choice with 90 minutes of bottomless bubbles and cocktails and two courses from their Mediterranean-style menu.
The Karma Sanctum Soho Hotel is a great spot for brunch in London because, not only does it offer delicious brunch treats, it's got several different rooms of picture-worthy goodness. Whether it's the exciting Wild Heart Restaurant & Bar that offers up tasty food and artisan cocktails or if you are going to be a bit fancier and hire out the Roof Terrace (with its own hot tub), your eyes will be in for a treat.
Just a stone's throw away from Kensington Palace, Zuaya is serving elevated Latino & Spanish tapas and sharing plates against a stunning backdrop. Fill your feed and your bellies with picture perfect creations that draw inspiration from Spain, Brazil, Mexico and Peru.
You may have to sally on down to Richmond to find this pretty little number, but it's worth the visit. With its clean space and its beaut dishes, your Instagram will be chock-full by the time you leave.
It's in the business end of London, but that doesn't mean that Kitty Hawk don't know how to handle a pretty approach to breakfast and brunch. Join them for classic British dishes in a slinky dining setting.
Restaurant Ours is pretty much synonymous with being a London Instagram brunch spot thanks to its super-cute modern aesthetic that blends with natural plant flourishes (and a cool toilet). Well, the food is equally picture worthy too, and you'll find many people snapping photos of their food and their surroundings.
Bringing to life the vibrancy of Frida Kahlo's artwork, these bottomless brunches at Leicester Square Kitchen are an homage to Mexico's colourful cuisine. Be welcomed with a Pisco Sour or classic Margarita and feast on exquisite small plates with free-flowing bubbles and live entertainment.
One of the most gorgeous locations for brunching in London, Grace Hall brings neoclassical grandeur and delicious dishes, alongside a great bottomless offering, every Saturday from 12pm - 5pm.
It's all about quirky interiors, jazzy decor and spunky DJs at this Camden spot. The food is just as talked about, with lobster mac 'n' cheese and pizza cones almost as infamous as the insta-worthy walls.
Juno Rooms do not compromise when it comes to delightful decor. This gin-based bottomless brunch experience in the pretty City haunt promises to be nothing other than Insta-worthy with its elegant dishes and bottomless, handpicked gin creations.
Calming plants and clean aesthetics, No. 197 is the archetypical location for a beautiful brunch in London. While you feast on a traditional, homecooked brunch, you can enjoy a number of their cocktails, made from scratch and with a focus on house made sherbets and syrups. And with the contemporary and homely surroundings, you'll feel right at home.
A townhouse in Soho brimming with elegant wallpaper and velvet furnishings, Six Storeys aren't just big on bringing you the pretty, they know a thing or two about the art of the bottomless brunch.
The Barge House is a laidback hotspot in Haggerston ready to cater for your cute brunch in London needs. The restaurant bar itself is a stripped-back venue of wooden walls and dangling fairy lights, so it's really the canal that makes it worth the trip. Get your cameras ready and prepare yourself for a bottomless brunch surrounded by natural beauty.
Brimming with beautiful art and thoughtful touches, Floral by LIMA isn't just a looker, they're bringing you a Peruvian brunch menu that will take you a world away from bog standard fare.
Offering up one of the prettiest brunches in London, head to Humble Grape (a noted name when it comes to wine in the city) for a meal of bottomless bubbles and beautiful plates of food from their delicious menu.
One of the prettiest brunch spots in London, let alone Brixton, Canova Hall aren't just bringing you the best in good looks, cool industrial interiors and mimosas, enjoy a brunch of Italian fare in a fun and lively South London setting.
The Skinny Kitchen is a unique bottomless brunch spot, offering delicious breakfast goodies that happen to be healthy. You'll get to feast on low-cal dishes that pack a punch, accompanied by bottomless drinks that won't leave you worrying about over-indulging.
It's one of the most notorious spots for brunch in London, and with good reason. While classic brunch plates, coffee and bubbles come as standard, their fresh and cosmopolitan setting is a must for early afternoon vibes.
The Flatmates have done a first-rate job when it came to finding a beautiful place for their raucous parties. Little Yellow Door in Notting Hill is right in the heart of the action with plush furnishings, pops of colour and a cosy home-styling perfect for family-style feasting.
If you're on the hunt for a beautiful brunch, Megan's will not disappoint. Not only are the food offerings pleasing to the eye, and even more so to the stomach, but the restaurant itself boasts some of the most Insta-worthy decor in London.
Rapsa is bringing sexy Filipino food to Hoxton High Street thanks to former Ottolenghi chef Francis. Tuck into fiery seafood dishes such as soft shell crab with honey and garlic, and hand-dived scallops with radish and lime.
Want the beauty of sitting outside even in the winter months? Welcome to Dalloway Terrace, which utilises an 'indoor-outdoor' approach so that it is ideally alfresco in spring and summer, but covered and heated during the winter. The terrace itself is a beautiful haven of climbing plants and dainty bright furniture, making it the ideal pretty brunch spot in London to eat equally as fresh food.
Winner of a DesignMyNight award for their vegan food and brimming with that pretty pink we all know and love, Genesis is a meat-free spot serving up creative brunch dishes on selected days until midday.