Best Peckham Brunches

Rated “London’s coolest neighbourhood” by Time Out, Peckham is fast becoming the place to be! Home to national treasures Olivia Coleman and John Boyega, it’s even a chance to go celebrity spotting. It’s a melting pot of well-loved British culture (home to Only Fools and Horses’ Del Boy and great pie and mash shops) as well as diverse cultures from around the world (as you may see from the food offerings!)

Venture south of London’s centre to Peckham to sample some of the city’s top independent brunches. Whether you’re celebrating with friends, letting your hair down after a jam-packed week, or looking for somewhere to relax over a good book, there’s something for everyone.

Including cool cafés, ‘proper’ English pubs, cocktail bars, and rooftop locations, we dive into our top 10 Peckham brunch venues to give you a taste of what you can expect here.

1. Prince of Peckham


Bottomless drinks served with fried chicken and waffles in a highly sought-after pub – what more could you want to kick start your weekend? Prince of Peckham’s brunch menu includes a wide range of Jamaican dishes whipped up by White Men Can’t Jerk. Veggie or vegan? Tuck into Halloumi and waffles as you enjoy your favourite drinks.

Available from 12pm until 4pm every Saturday, as the drinks flow and the music plays, let your hair down and put the week behind you for as little as £25.

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2. Slow Richie’s


Satisfy your cravings and feast on one of Slow Richie’s stacked burgers. Filled to the brim, pick from a range of meats like beef, lamb, and fish, topped with pulled pork, cheese, black pudding, and more. If you’re still hungry after devouring your burger, complete your meal with croquettes, chips, or slaw.

On the menu, you’ll also find a range of vegan and vegetarian options, not to mention alcoholic drinks. Like your brunch spicy? Slow Richie’s have you covered with their hot sauces. So, if you can handle the heat, head down from 12pm on a Saturday or Sunday.

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3. Coal Rooms


Are you looking for Peckham brunch restaurants that boast ample space to gather with friends and family? If so, Coal Rooms is for you. Named one of Peckham’s leading culinary destinations, you’ll find mouth-watering small plates, sharers, mains, and sides on the à la carte menu served from 8am on Saturdays and 9am on Sundays.

Visiting on a Sunday? Start with a Bloody Mary before tucking into starters. Then for your main, enjoy a generous serving of vegetables paired with a meat of your choice.

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4. Rons Peckham


If you’re an early riser after a spot of brunch before making your way into the city centre for the day, you’ll find a selection of delicious, sweet and savoury breakfast treats at Rons Peckham.

Open Monday to Friday from 7:30am, step inside the classic coffee house and marvel at the all-vegan menu. In a rush? Take your brunch to go – you could even pick up a coffee or cold drink for the road.

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5. The Montpelier

Brunch in Peckham wouldn’t be the same without a trip to a classic independent, dog-friendly pub. Each Sunday, The Montpelier serves up roasts made from locally sourced and grown ingredients to a backdrop of live jazz music. Visiting during the week? Fish and chips, vegan bowls, steak and fries, and sandwiches are all on the menu.

Open from 12pm Thursday – Sunday and 4pm Monday – Tuesday, you’re sure to feel right at home as you sit back and take in the quintessentially British atmosphere. 

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6. Mr Bao


If you love Asian food, bottomless brunch at Mr Bao’s will have you in your element. Served every Saturday and Sunday from 11am until 4pm, enjoy endless cocktails paired with bao buns filled with bacon, salmon, egg, beef, chicken, and shiitake mushroom for an hour. Sharing with friends? Pancakes, dumplings, fried chicken, fries, and hashbrowns are the way to go.

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7. Skylight Peckham


Overlooking London’s iconic skyline, Skylight Peckham boasts a vibrant, spacious, and modern space with a rooftop – perfect for their array of enjoyable drag, hip-hop rooftop, and rum punch brunch experiences.

Surrounded by good vibes and even better music, absorb the atmosphere as you enjoy 2-4-1 cocktails and delicious plates, including Indian scrambled eggs on sourdough, eggs benedict, Belgian waffles, and parmesan skin-on fries.

Available every Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 5pm, bottomless brunch costs £39.99 per person. Looking to make it that extra bit special? Go premium for an extra £10 and treat yourself to unlimited brunch cocktails, free-flowing Prosecco, and access to a do-it-yourself Bloody Mary cart.

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8. Tupi Peckham


Located in the heart of Peckham, Tupi offers a distinct bottomless brunch menu filled with Brazilian takes on traditional favourites. Available every weekend from 10am until 3pm, enjoy folded eggs, fry-ups, steak and eggs, chicken benedict and more with free-flowing mimosas, prosecco, beer, and wine for 90 minutes.

No matter what you order, the colourful dishes will be sure to lift your spirits and leave you with a spring in your step that lasts the whole weekend.

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9. Artusi


If you’re looking for a Peckham brunch spot where you can unwind and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life while enjoying some of the best Italian food the city has to offer, Artusi comes highly recommended.

Serving lunch from 12pm – 2:30pm Wednesday – Saturday and 12pm – 4pm on Sundays, you’ll be in awe at the unique array of dishes. Including Ox tongue pastrami, tema artichokes, spaghetti, and beef rump to name a few, all can be accompanied by sparkling, white, orange, rosé, and red wines.

Bottomless brunches, vegan options, and delicious locally sourced dishes; Peckham brunch venues are nothing short of spectacular. When you’re next in town, why not try one of our top locations? Who knows, you might even find a new favourite that becomes your go-to.

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