Bistroteka belongs to the new generation of inventive bistros in Zagreb and it’s no surprise that they treat breakfast just as seriously as the rest of the menu. Choose between porridge with an array of snazzy toppings (17kn), eggs and spinach (25kn), or la pièce de resistance: scrambled eggs with smoked salmon and wasabi paste (39kn).
With an increasing number of Zagreb’s guests staying in private rooms and apartments rather than traditional hotels, the need to find a good breakfast has never been greater. There were always plenty of cafés in Zagreb but few of them bothered to cook up food of any kind, never mind a sizzling pan of bacon and eggs. Until now. As well as a new genre of café, you are likely to find a designated breakfast menu in an increasing number of restaurants too. Here are seven of the best places to start the day.