You may have heard a zillion times why breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It should be balanced, wholesome and what not. But most of the times it's just a slice of toast that we pick up on the go. Elaborate breakfasts are a weekend affair and we know just the right places you can head to for some delicious eggs and waffles.
With its classic interiors and French windows, Basilico makes for a perfect place to have a Mediterranean and European breakfast. With dishes like eggs Benedict and egg Shakshouka (Middle-Eastern baked egg preparation with tomatoes, olive oil, red peppers and oregano), your day is bound to be sunny side up!
Location: Bandra andColaba
Cost for 2: Rs. 1,700 approx.
Suzette Creperie and Cafe
Cafe Suzette is known for its French crepes made right from scratch with the freshest of ingredients. Plain Buckwheat Crepe With Butter is one of our favourites and we can vouch for a good way to start your day. You can also customise the menu and make your very own salads and crepes.
This cafe is known for serving hearty breakfast portions to jump start your day and satiate your morning hunger pangs. Warm waffles served with honey, fresh fruit and whipped cream with a side of bacon and sausages is bound to get you back to this place more often.
Location: Juhu and Bandra
Cost for 2: Rs. 1,500 approx.
You may not head here to have breakfast, but Theobroma my friends, have a classic English breakfast in their menu featuring sunny side ups, sausages, baked beans, bacon, mushrooms, hash browns and toast. Now that you know, make it happen this weekend.
If you want to start your day on a quieter note with a book and some good breakfast, then The Pantry is your place to be. With an old school vibe and vintage decor, this cutesy place is as pleasant as it can be. Grab some warm savoury waffles with a hot cup of coffee and you're sorted!
Another favourite, The Nutcracker serves a variety of egg and vegetarian dishes. Their buttermilk pancakes, salli eggs and breakfast sliders are a must try!
Cost for 2: Rs. 1,200 approx.
Start your day by admiring the beautiful decor this place has. With a high ceiling , rustic decor and split level floors, Cafe Zoe is the perfect place to stretch your legs and relax. Get yourself a smoothie with a home-made scone or gluten free black lentil pancake and bask on the deliciousness.
A quiet and laidback restaurant, Indigo Deli is truly a class apart. Their smoked or house cured salmon with a poppy seed or blue cheese bagel is an interesting start to your day, and if fish isn't your thing, they also have a great couscous upma for anyone who is health conscious.
Location: Lower Parel, Colaba, Andheri, Bandra
Cost for 2: Rs. 2,100 approx.
Smoke House Deli
Be it weekday meetings or weekend breakfast, Smokehouse Deli has to be one of our first choices to grab breakfast. The restaurant serves some delicious eggs Benedict with Hollandaise sauce and bacon, a variety of bagels (love the smoked salmon + wasabi) and breakfast bakes like fresh muffins and croissants. What more can you ask for?