The Best Breakfast and Brunch Spots in Kaliningrad
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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and it is especially true on busy and long days. On the other hand, if your day is looking a bit more relaxing, nothing can make it better than a delicious brunch. And then there are those days when you are looking for something on the go. Kaliningrad
hosts restaurants, bakeries and cafés that are able to accommodate all of these needs. Here are the best spots for breakfast and brunch.
Cafe, French, Russian, $$$
is a chain of cafés spread throughout the entire city
. The well-deserved fame of their breakfasts goes as far as Moscow. From sweet to savoury, from French to traditionally Russian, from breakfast snacks to breakfast feasts – there is something here for everybody. Their coffee is excellent too. You don’t need to be an early bird either, as breakfast is served until 2 pm every day.
Cafe, Coffee Shop, Dessert, Coffee
If you are a speciality coffee fan who happens to be looking for a breakfast spot in Kaliningrad, look no further. GS Coffeeshop
offers a variety of traditional and alternative brewing methods. They also serve a selection of sweets and cakes, making it a perfect place to grab a quick, delicious breakfast snack.
Khleb i Turka
Cafe, Restaurant, Smoothie Bar, Russian, Pastries, Coffee, $$$
A wonderful cosy café located in the old Konigsberg’s defensive walls, Khleb i Turka offers different types of coffee, sandwiches, cakes, teas and smoothies. It’s an ideal place to visit if you’re looking for something familiar, plus you can have breakfast with a view here.
Hotel Restaurant, Brasserie, Russian
If one morning you wake up feeling fancy, Radisson Kaliningrad
is the place to go. Its restaurant, Brasserie de Verres en Vers, serves a variety of Russian and international breakfast classics. You don’t need to be a hotel guest to attend. Be quick, though, as the breakfast menu is only served until 11:30 am.
is a traditional Russian buffet-like restaurant serving breakfast daily from 10 am to 12 pm. It’s an ideal place for those who are shy, as everything is on display out in the open. All you have to do is look at what you want and point. There is an array of sweet and savoury options, with something to please all palates. It’s only open on weekdays.
Bus Station Kld
Cafe, Coffee Shop, Coffee, Russian, $$$
Bus Station Kld
is a lovely, cosy, modern café serving a variety of coffees and international breakfast classics. Once again, it’s an excellent location if you’re looking for something familiar; it’s perfect for a lazy Sunday morning. While there, take a picture of your coffee and put it up on Instagram with the hashtag #busstationkld; if the café notices your picture, your next coffee is on them!
Bakery, Russian, Pastries, Contemporary, $$$
is a chain of bakeries
operating in the entire Kaliningrad region. They serve traditional Russian sweet and savoury pies, croissants, soups and sandwiches. Visit this bakery if you want a breakfast on the go, especially since you’ll be near one no matter where you are.
These recommendations were updated on September 22, 2017 to keep your travel plans fresh.