The 10 Best Brunch Spots in Camden

If you love Camden, you’ll know how vibrant the area is, with so much to see and do. So why not start your day off with a great brunch in Camden? Whether you’re after a bottomless brunch, distinctive international cuisine, or some sheer indulgent decadence, we have you covered. Here are our most recommendations for the 10 best brunches in Camden.

1. Frida Camden

This hip and stylish brunch spot is one of Camden’s hidden gems, offering an immersive introduction to Mexican cuisine to spice up your morning. With bare brick walls and Mexican-style murals, this is a delightful place to start your weekend. And while compact inside, Frida Camden offers up some big flavours!

Their breakfast menu has plenty of egg options, including classics like Eggs Benedict, as well as the traditional full English breakfast. Or why not try something with a bit more kick? Sample the huevos rancheros for a Mexican egg dish with a bit of heat, or go all-out with breakfast burritos. Dishes start at £9, and they do a great range of smoothies from £5.

2. Purezza

Purezza is one of the best places to get a tasty plant-based brunch experience in Camden. This airy and modern Camden restaurant is a lovely place for meeting friends, or just for treating yourself before a busy day. Purezza is unique as a wholly vegan pizza and pasta restaurant, with small plates at £6.50 each or three for £18. You can enjoy plant-based sausage and egg ciabatta with freshly made sourdough, “nduja” pizza, smoked “meatballs”, and more. Be sure to try their vegan cocktails and desserts too for a real brunch treat.

3. Camden Diner

Want a big American-style brunch to start your day? Head over to Camden Diner. With red leather benches, neon signs, and American memorabilia on the walls, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped across the pond into the heart of the USA itself.

And that’s not all: you can tuck into a wide range of tasty American delights. Try the breakfast hash with jalapeños and cheese for a taste of Texas, or have the all-American classic breakfast complete with buttermilk pancakes and crispy bacon. From waffle stacks to BBQ ribs, you can start your day however you want.

4. Tai Pan Alley

If you love Asian food, check out Tai Pan Alley. This unique venue brings Asian street food to Camden. Rather than being one restaurant, Tai Pan Alley is four street food shacks in one building, where you’ll get to pick from dim sum, noodles, curry, and more. Pick your first dish, grab one of the benches, and eat your way around Asia. Individual dishes start from £3, up to £25 for some of the specials. Plus you’ll find cocktails, mocktails, and lots more.

5. Ma Petite Jamaica

Missing the summer sun? Try this rum and reggae bar right in the heart of London, which is great for brunch and one of the best bars in Camden. You can enjoy a two-course Jamaican brunch with two hours of unlimited rum punch or Prosecco for only £28 per person. Pick from traditional Jamaican dishes such as jerk chicken wings, barbequed pork ribs, or cornbread salads. Ma Petite Jamaica is popular, so you’ll need to book beforehand.

6. Near & Far

Near & Far is a terrific place for brunch in Camden if you love variety. This light and breezy restaurant is modelled after the Californian feeling of Palm Springs and it’s the perfect backdrop to enjoy a delicious brunch. For £39 per person, you’ll get to pick a brunch dish and go bottomless on margaritas, Aperol spritz, Prosecco, and Bloody Marys.

The international food options is where the variety comes in. You can pick from Korean dishes like bibimbap, or go for pizza, Indian curries, fried plantain, and lots more. They also have mocktail options in case you fancy brunch without alcohol.

7. Bar Gansa

Step inside this little corner of Spain right here in London for a memorable brunch in Camden. This cosy restaurant is a welcoming place to have your fill at a bottomless brunch. For £32.50 per person, you get two hours of bottomless sangria or Prosecco, plus three of their delicious brunch tapas options. Pick from Spanish classics such as calamari, chorizo, patatas bravas, and tortilla. Be sure to book the bottomless brunch in advance, as it’s a popular choice!

8. Lockside Camden

Lockside Camden is all about the party atmosphere. With a large bar area and dance floors, you won’t find many livelier places to have brunch in Camden. Lockside features an outdoor terrace area overlooking the canal and markets, and there is plenty of great food while you watch the world go by. Choose from small plates, tacos, quesadillas, burgers, and more. It also has an impressive cocktail menu, including lots of signature blends as well as classic tipples.

9. Camden Road Arms

If you love beer, this is definitely a brunch to try! Camden Road Arms is run by Brewdog, one of the big names in craft brewing, and their bottomless brunch includes beer options for those who prefer froth to fizz. For £35 per person, you get two hours with a choice of beers or Prosecco, as well as one of their hearty brunch dishes. At this Camden pub, pick from traditional pub grub such as burgers. scampi, or pie. If you don’t eat meat, here are also vegan burgers that are just as decadent and filling as their other options.

10. The Lost Elephant’s Kitchen

This welcoming bistro brings the bright energy of the tropics to brunch in Camden, creating a relaxing atmosphere to start your weekend. The brunch options are varied, with breakfast plates inspired by traditional meals from the UK, Spain, Turkey, and further afield, as well as updated takes on the classic fry-up. Or, for something lighter, try their loaded toast meals with just a smoothie or Camden coffee on the side. The Lost Elephant’s Kitchen is walk-in only, so be sure to arrive early to get a table.