Breakfast in Cape Town is a comfort for all, whether you spent the night before working late or partying till you couldn’t anymore. If you end up missing the breakfast rush, we’ve got you covered with spots that serve some good old eggs and bacon all day.

 

1. Four & Twenty Café

This ‘burbs-based eatery is famous for their Eggs Be.Licious: a classic eggs benedict served on toasted ciabatta with confit baby tomatoes and a choice of crispy bacon or smoked rainbow trout. Four & Twenty has mastered many-a-recipe and if eggs aren’t what you feel like, their Sweet Breakfast Hot Dog, a croissant with caramelised banana, fresh strawberries and mascarpone, might do the trick.

Contact: 021 762 0975

Address: 23 Wolfe St, Wynberg, Cape Town, 7800

Website: www.fourandtwentycafe.co.za

 

2. Lazari

This quaint café nestled in Vredehoek is perfect for those wanting breakfast at any time. With their signature eggs benedict, poached eggs with mince on toast or their delectable baked goods, be sure to visit them next time you miss your morning meal.

Contact: 021 461 9865

Address: Cnr Upper Maynard and Vredehoek Ave, Vredehoek, Cape Town, 8001

Website: www.lazari.co.za

 

3. Clarke’s Bar & Dining Room

All-day breakfast begins at 8AM at Clarke’s. The breads that accompany the mouth-watering breakfasts (buns, white bread and flourless nut and seed loaf) are all baked in-house. Their breakfast selections range from “a good start”, offering smaller sized meals, like muffins and croissants. Then “tartines” that include medium sized meals, eggs on toast, avo on toast and so on. Finally, ‘big’ has your large breakfast meals with all the fixings. Think three-egg omelettes and French toast.

Contact: 087 470 0165

Address: 133 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001

Website: www.clarkesdining.co.za

 

4. Manna Epicure

 

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Took a little hiatus but I’m BACK! Had the most amazing time working and playing in Cape Town for the past two weeks. I completely left my whole 30 ways in the dust while I indulged in all the ice cream, frozen iced coffees (fun fact: impossible to get a normal iced coffee in South Africa), toasties (what they call grilled cheeses), and wine 🍷. I even tried my first ostrich 😱 and it was delicious. On top of the most gorgeous natural wonders like mountains and beaches, Cape Town is a vibrant city with a great dining culture and tons of cute coffee shops and cafés. I thoroughly enjoyed this breakfast at @mannaepicure, a beautiful restaurant that serves all day breakfast. Sad to leave but definitely recommend visiting to anyone who has the opportunity! 🌴🌍

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You will find all the classic breakfasts, all day every day at this beautiful restaurant. The most popular breakfast, the coconut breakfast, consists of two free-range eggs, smoked salmon trout and avo on their signature coconut bread. Enjoy 50% off breakfast between 8am and 9am every day.

Contact: 021 426 2413

Address: 151 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001

Website: www.mannaepicure.com

 

5. Solo Restaurant

With an outdoor, off-street courtyard and an art gallery to ponder through, Solo Restaurant offers a unique, European-esq eating experience. Breakfast is served all-day with an array of flavoursome choices, from their exquisite shakshuka to their quaint eggs benedict.

Contact: 087 470 0129

Address: 99 Loop St, Cape Town, 8001

Website: www.solorestaurant.co.za

 

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Aimee Pace

Aimee is an avid gamer, enthusiastic yogi and animal lover. Addicted to anime, coffee and plant-based meals. Current favourite pastimes include, sewing and learning Japanese.