Bar Boulud at The Mandarin Oriental
For the ultimate in brunching chic, head to Bar Boulud at The Mandarin Oriental for a decadent dining experience. Begin with a special brunch cocktail to fire up your appetite and then choose from a variety of starters, a choice of eight main courses and delicious desserts. Favourites include the brunchy burger, oeuf brioche and croque monsieur. If you have any room left, do not miss one of the exquisite desserts to complete your fabulous Sunday brunch.
66 Knightsbridge, London, UK, +44 207 235 2000
Baker and Spice
Baker and Spice, a wholesome deli-café, prides itself on making almost everything it sells from scratch. There are some communal tables you may have to share during busy periods, but the home-cooked food makes it all worth it. Think freshly baked pastries, omelettes rustled up to order, homemade pancakes, eggs, porridge and more.
47 Denyer Street, Knightsbridge, London, UK, +44 207 2253417
Serpentine Bar & Kitchen
Escape the hustle and bustle of Knightsbridge and enjoy the serenity of Hyde Park. Wander on over to Patrick Gwynne’s iconic building on the eastern edge of the Serpentine in Hyde Park where you’ll find the Serpentine Bar & Kitchen. A fantastic slice of country living in the heart of London, here you can tuck into a delicious brunch while taking in the views of the Serpentine. Start with a Bloody Mary or a Bucks Fizz, then enjoy a full English breakfast. For something lighter choose the porridge with blueberry and blossom honey or scrambled eggs.
Serpentine Road, Hyde Park, Knightsbridge, London, UK, +44 207 706 8114
The Alfred Tennyson
Formerly the The Pantechnicon Rooms, this much-loved local has been re-named The Alfred Tennyson, but still boasts the same welcoming ambience and fantastic food. Brunch is served from 9am until 4pm at the weekends, where you can dine on classics such as Eggs Benedict and smoked salmon with cream cheese bagels, available alongside other more substantial mains. If you’re feeling virtuous, try one of the fresh juices to add some oomph to your weekend.
10 Motcomb Street, Knightsbridge, London, UK, +44 207 730 6074
The very first of the Aubaine chain, the Brompton Cross location is a beautiful yet relaxed French restaurant. The décor is a refreshing mix of French country chic and elegant white, providing the ideal backdrop for a leisurely brunch. Using the finest seasonal produce, you’ll enjoy freshly cooked, simple dishes created by the talented chefs. Whipping up perfectly cooked eggs, patisseries and bread, as well as classics such as eggs royale, this is the perfect stop before a little shopping.
260-262 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London, UK, +44 207 052 0100