They say breakfast in the most important meal of the day, and it would appear that London restaurants and cafés have taken that mantra to heart, spoiling us rotten with breakfast options aplenty. We've narrowed it down to just ten breakfast plates you really ought to try - from meaty Full English options to nutritious cereals and heavenly pastries. Do you agree with the choices? Use the comments box below or tweet your suggestions.
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Venue says: La piccola gastronomia, integrating small and sharable portions with good wine, preceded or followed by a cocktail and/or digestive.
This informal Italian café just across from Camden Road station proves a popular spot for local sorts - and not just for its ability to turn its hand to classy cocktails when night falls. It's all about an authentic Italian feel, from the ebullient, enthusiastic staff to the regional produce and the traditional, homemade food. Dishes range from bruschetta, platters of Italian meats and ciabatta sandwiches to risottos, spaghetti carbonara, lasagne with burrata, paccheri pasta with red cabbage and polpo grigliato - grilled octopus - with roasted potatoes. Cocktails are made with flair and served alongside a wine list dominated by bottles from Italy.
Find great brunches in London
No longer the preserve of hungover Brooklynites, brunch has captured Londoners’ hearts. Whether you're looking for an egg-heavy feast, a complete break from the typical breakfast fare or even a boozy bottomless brunch session, you can find our favourites in this list.Read more