The 10 Best Brunch Spots Near Spaccanapoli, Naples

Maria Menegaki

More than just a country of rich history and breathtaking landscapes, Italy is also a well known haven for foodies. Spaccanapoli is probably the ideal place not only to feel the soul of the city, but also to taste some authentic Italian treats. After a morning of sightseeing in the heart of Naples, stop by one of the best brunch spots around to restore your lost energy before you continue discovering the rest of the district’s surprises.

Sfogliatella at Scaturchio

1. Scaturchio

Dessert Shop, Pastelaria, Bakery, Italian, Dessert

Il Ministeriale is the specialty of Scaturchio
Courtesy of Scaturchio

This is the local hotspot for gourmets. Historic Giovanni Scaturchio, located in San Domenico’s square, has a reputation of more than a century for making the best cakes in Naples. Where tradition meets modernity, the finest sweet treats in the city are made. Whatever you chose to taste, this old bakery is definitely not to be missed.

2. Mazzaro

Patisserie, Italian

Babà was invented in Naples and here you can find the best in the city, if not in the world. Located just across the street from the legendary pizzeria Sorbillo, Mazzarro hosts a lovely selection of cakes including some unique specialties. Choose this lovely, typical Neapolitan patisserie and experience the culinary scene and local hospitality at their best.

Caffè Svelato

Among other things, Naples is well known for its coffee, and Svelato is where you will find the best in the city. Spend a few moments there and order a doppio (double) espresso, a cappuccino or a lungo macchiato (stretched espresso with a spot of milk). Enjoy it with a sweet or snack at one of the few small tables in front or sip it by the bar, just like locals do.

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