Best Places to Go for Brunch in Chelsea

There aren’t many better ways to treat yourself than with a delicious brunch in Chelsea. In this vibrant area, you’ll find the perfect brunch option for your mood, circumstances and budget. Whether you’re looking for somewhere with a bustling atmosphere and live music or a quiet and cosy spot to enjoy a catch-up with friends, there’s no shortage of options! Here are our top 10 recommendations for the best brunches in Chelsea.

1. Granger & Co. Chelsea

Taking inspiration from its founder’s worldwide travels, Granger & Co. is a fashionable Chelsea restaurant with a friendly atmosphere and a delicious brunch menu focused on fresh, healthy ingredients. Treat yourself to the light and fluffy ricotta hotcakes topped with banana and honeycomb butter, avocado toast with poached eggs or a full English breakfast. The coffee is also excellent and just as diverse as the food menu, offering a range of speciality blends along with teas, freshly squeezed juices and smoothies packed with antioxidants.

2. Chelsea Funhouse

If you want an exciting brunch experience in Chelsea, head to the distinctive Chelsea Funhouse (also one of our top bars in Chelsea!). This eclectic venue is spread over three floors with playful decor, a retro arcade and a rooftop garden. Its brunch menu is just as eclectic as the interiors and offers classic and contemporary brunch dishes, including buttermilk fried chicken, waffles, and smashed avocado with poached eggs. For a truly memorable brunch, compliment your meal with a cocktail or mocktail or choose one of the excellent speciality coffees.

3. Colbert

With its relaxed atmosphere and elegant 1930s-style Art Deco interior, Colbert has a timeless sophistication you won’t find anywhere else. Inspired by grand Parisian cafes, this French brasserie-style restaurant offers a brunch menu featuring all the classic French dishes you’d expect, including moreish oeufs en meurette (poached eggs in red wine) and, of course, the popular croque-monsieur. Other tasty brunch dishes include a full English breakfast, avocado toast, scrambled eggs, and smoked salmon. The coffee is also superb, and the service is friendly and attentive, making it a great spot for an indulgent brunch.

4. Greenspeares

Greenspeares is a lovely, cosy vegetarian restaurant offering a range of flavourful vegetarian and vegan choices for brunch in Chelsea. Its rustic décor creates a warm, welcoming atmosphere complemented by a brunch menu featuring a wide variety of plant-based options, including pancakes with berries and honey, avocado and poached eggs on sourdough toast and a full English breakfast with organic eggs. Greenspeares uses fresh and locally sourced ingredients to create a healthy and wholesome brunch experience.

5. Haché Burgers

Who can resist a delicious, hand-made burger for brunch? Haché is a trendy burger restaurant in Chelsea that offers a wide choice of brunch dishes, including its tasty trademark burgers. If you don’t fancy a burger, don’t worry, there’s a tempting range of classic and contemporary brunch dishes, including avocado and feta smash, smoked salmon and eggs. Head to Haché on the weekend and treat yourself to a boozy (or non-boozy, if you prefer) bottomless brunch of two courses for the ultimate Chelsea brunch experience.

6. Mona Lisa

As you stroll along King’s Road, you’ll come across Mona Lisa, a charming Italian restaurant that doubles as a cosy brunch spot. While the exterior may look demure,  it’s inside where the magic happens. A tasty brunch menu of classic Italian dishes, including frittata with mushrooms, truffle oil, and bruschetta with prosciutto and poached eggs, complements the traditional Italian décor and hospitality. A great coffee menu is also available and includes single-origin options and speciality blends.

7. Gaucho

If you want to add a touch of glamour and luxury to a brunch in Chelsea, you should head to Gaucho. This sophisticated Argentinian steak restaurant combines modern and stylish décor with a delicious brunch menu of Argentinian-inspired dishes. How about treating yourself to a choripán sandwich, eggs Benedict with chorizo, steak, eggs, or coconut quinoa porridge or even Gaucho’s premium bottomless brunch? To accompany your brunch, choose from the excellent range of coffees or a bloody Mary, cinnamon colada or espresso martini.

8. My Old Dutch

My Old Dutch is the ideal spot for a leisurely brunch with friends in Chelsea. As you may guess from its name, My Old Dutch offers a range of popular Dutch-inspired brunch options, such as a Dutch omelette with cheese and ham and the poffertjes (mini pancakes) with strawberries and whipped cream. There’s also a full English breakfast and amazing pancakes with maple syrup and bacon. The charming décor and warm and friendly atmosphere make it a delightful place for a relaxed brunch with friends or family.

9. Charlotte’s Cloud

Charlotte’s Cloud is a delightful little café and bakery that’s become popular for its warm atmosphere and delicious fresh-baked pastries, cakes and bread. The brunch menu features an inviting range of sweet and savoury options, including scrambled eggs, zucchini fritters, sandwiches, quiches, muffins and croissants, and a superb selection of coffee, tea, juices and hot chocolate. It’s the ideal place for a cosy catch-up with friends!

10. Natoora

Natoora is a fresh and modern brunch spot in the heart of Chelsea. It’s a wonderful place to see friends over a leisurely meal or grab a hearty snack to refuel you before hitting the shops again. The menu comprises healthy and organic dishes such as delicious vegan shakshuka with spinach and roasted peppers, and the incredibly tasty avocado and poached eggs on sourdough toast. There’s also a Mediterranean breakfast with olives and grilled halloumi and an acai bowl with granola and berries. 

Chelsea has become an incredibly popular destination for brunch enthusiasts thanks to its fantastic range of options that satisfy any taste or mood. So whether you fancy a classic full English, an indulgent pastry or even a boozy bottomless brunch to leave you feeling refuelled and rejuvenated, there’s no better place to enjoy it than in timeless Chelsea!