Who doesn’t love breakfast and brunch? They are the only meals where you can get a medley of sweet and savory foods at the same time. In a country that favors Waakye and fufu for breakfast, we give you the rundown on where to get the best traditional breakfast foods in town.
Burger and Relish
Diner, Bar, Fast Food, North American, Mexican, Vegetarian, $$$
The first and last word in diner style fare in Accra, this burger bar has hip décor, smooth tunes, and a menu that includes stuffed french toast, chorizo and avocado, and bottomless bellinis.
Sai Champagne Bar
Wine Bar, Charcuterie, Restaurant, Contemporary, $$$
Tucked away in an unassuming corner of Labone is this quaint spot that surprises with its large breakfast plates of an Afro-European variety. Try the Ghallywood breakfast, featuring plantains, spinach, salmon, and eggs from the cozy confines of the interior or on the outdoor terrace.
Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, $$$
Don’t be fooled by the small size. This popular and always packed spot
serves a cute breakfast menu seven days a week, with brunch on Sunday being served until late afternoon. Expect eggs of all varieties, veggie options, and a fantastic selection of drinks like Vietnamese iced teas and Fula milkshakes.
La Villa Boutique
Boutique Hotel Restaurant, Contemporary, Vegetarian, $$$
An oasis in the heart of Osu, this lovely boutique hotel serves brunch in a tucked away corner overlooking a stylish pool area. On weekends expect a buffet of sumptuous proportions with all manner of pastries, and hot and cold foods.
Sunshine Salad Bar
Cafe, Healthy, Indian, Salad Bar, Vegetarian, Vegan, $$$
Serving breakfast every day, this popular Osu lunch spot also offers a variety of salads, sandwiches, smoothies, and juices with a Middle Eastern/Southeast Asian flavor as well as delicious homemade cakes and pastries.
Labadi Beach Hotel
Hotel Restaurant, African, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, $$$
Their buffet breakfasts are all you would expect from a highly rated hotel: all manner of cooked foods, pastries, pancakes, every kind of juice imaginable, as well as a dedicated African section for those who like a Ghanaian breakfast. On Sundays from midday, a more indulgent buffet is on offer: their Sunday brunch featuring fresh coconuts and whole animals on spits—something new to experience.
Cafe, Sandwich Shop, Healthy, Tea , Pub Grub, Salad Bar, Vegetarian, $$$
This cute spot beloved by those in the Airport residential is a delight with its choice of indoor and outdoor seating and an extensive menu, with a small cake shop and health shop adjacent. Try one of their popular smoothies made with ice cream.
Cocktail Bar, Restaurant, Healthy, Pub Grub, North American, Vegetarian, $$$
A lovely, verdant spot in Labone, featuring a large garden as the backdrop for this popular and relaxed eatery where there is an extensive juice and smoothie bar as well as a huge varied breakfast and brunch plates, all in a gorgeous setting.
Brasserie, Bakery, Tea , Dessert, French, Vegetarian, $$$
A lovely french bakery that purveys all that you would expect: homemade baguettes, croissants and danishes, eggs, quiches, salads, and more, all in a relaxed banquette strewn interior.
Restaurant, Contemporary, Steakhouse, Vegetarian, $$$
Enjoy a weekend brunch on a lovely terrace overlooking Liberation road from one of Accra’s premiere restaurants. The simple but elegant brunch menu is combined with great service in a slick environment of the landmark ICON house.