The 10 Best Breakfasts And Brunches In Avignon

The 10 Best Breakfasts And Brunches In Avignon
One of the most beautiful destinations in France, Avignon is a fascinating medieval town full of intriguing cultural attractions, including the wonderful Festival d’Avignon in the summer. It also has a great number of fantastic restaurants. Start your day of cultural exploration with a great breakfast or brunch in this lovely town. Here, we take a look at the must-taste places.

Tapenade Café

Located on the lovely Place Carnot in the centre of town, the Tapenade Café is a wonderful buzzing little spot that is regularly frequented by locals. There is a good range of choices for breakfast, including continental, American, and full English options, as well as delicious pastries, all home-made. From the superb coffee to the authentic crêpes and waffles to the delicious ice cream, everything Tapenade Café produces is of excellent quality. The outdoor is also very pleasant in the summer; a wonderful start to your day.
Address & telephone number: 9, Place Carnot, Avignon, France +33 (0)9 52 13 09 61

Cloitre Saint Louis courtyard © kperkins14/Flickr
Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs © Ewan Munro/Flickr

Mazet des Papes

A few minutes’ drive outside of Avignon’s centre, Mazet des Papes is certainly worth the trip, as it offers a truly unique brunch experience. Located on a real, working organic farm, this family run establishment serves wonderful food, all freshly sourced from the farm itself, including their own fruit juices and draft beer. You can’t get much more of an authentic, French rustic experience than this, with the animals wandering around as you eat!
Address & telephone number: 634, Chemin du Mazet, Sauveterre, France +33 (0)4 90 02 22 35