Capetonians are known for enjoying a good day out and about, but no one wants to rise early unless we really have to. So to make getting up for work slightly more bearable, there are a number of Cape Town spots serving delicious brunches for a quick getaway from the office.
Here’s a list of brunch spots that hit the sweet spot.
For those who live and work in the suburbs, Starlings serves a delectable variety of meals that are sure to get you fuelled up for the rest of the day. Its leafy setting is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of weekday city life.
Try its iced coffee and eggs Florentine; you can thank us later for the recommendation.
- Location: 94 Belvedere Road, Claremont
- Contact: 072 051 0491
Mulberry and Prince
This popular brunch spot is known as a little slice of New York in Cape Town and is easily identified by its ice-pink doors and sleek interior. Mulberry and Prince is known for its big portions and its famous chicken and waffles. A trip there always feels like an occasion.
Try the chicken and waffles or burrata and truffle scrambled eggs for an unforgettable brunch.
- Location: 12 Pepper Street, City Centre
- Contact: dineplan.com
Sonny and Irene
From light to decadent, or savoury to sweet, there’s something on the menu for everyone. And of course, coffee and cocktails for any discerning brunch-lover.
On site, be sure to check out the pastry bar. Everything served is fresh and of the highest quality, with sterling service to match.
- Location: Ground Floor, Station House, 19 Kloof Road, Sea Point
- Contact: 021 745 6600
Clarke’s Bar & Dining Room
This cosy café is known for its famously affordable mimosas and diverse clientele. Be sure to grab a seat outside and enjoy the coolest street in the Mother City as you enjoy a good meal.
Try the “fire eggs” if you’re looking to spoil your taste buds.
- Location: 133 Bree Street, City Centre
- Contact: 087 470 0165
Hemelhuijs serves a beautiful setting and tantalising dishes. The food is a blend of locally sourced ingredients and interesting flavours, expertly put together.
Try the soft mieliepap with a cup of dragon pearl tea for a tummy-warming brunch.
- Location: 71 Waterkant Street
- Contact: 021 418 2042