Best Breakfast Spots In Cape Town

So you woke up early, hiked up lion’s head and managed to catch the sun rising over Cape Town from the top. By now you’re probably starving and in need of a good breakfast!

No worries! Cape Town has an awesome selection of brekkie spots and we’ve selected the best ones just for you. There is sure to be something to suit your taste.

What is your favorite breakfast food? Share with us in the comments!
But Before we go there – make sure you like our Facebook Page for more Awesome Cape Town News, views, pics and Videos:


“Four & Twenty is a tiny slice of the way life should be: sweet and gentle, warm and exciting.”

Four & Twenty is a cafe and pantry serving classic breakfasts with a twist. Eggs Benedict, croissants, flapjacks and create-your-own scrambled eggs are some of the selections on the menu. They are vegetarian-friendly and use free range eggs. They also have a selection of bakery items on their menu, like savory scones served with a homemade relish.

| Gluten-free, Vegan & Vegetarian options. |

Monday – Saturday 8:00 -17:00 Sunday 9:00 – 16:00

w: | t: 021 762 0975 | e:

23 Wolfe Street, Chelsea Village, Wynberg


“Brought to you by the organisers of the award-winning Neighbourgoods Market, this contemporary space offers feel-good food from farm to plate.”

On their breakfast menu, they have a selection of toast toppings as well as omelets, banana bread, and granola. They also serve brunch on Saturdays that includes Nutella stuffed french toast and savory waffles.

Monday to Friday: 9am – 4pm, Saturday 9am – 2pm

w:| t: +27 (0)21 802 5525 | e:

66 Albert Road | Woodstock | Cape Town


A perfect spot if you are looking for some wholesome, healthy food.Skinny Legs has a selection of gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options available on their menu. Breakfast is served all day.

Menu items include smoothies, Banana bread, quinoa porridge, buckwheat pancakes and french toast.

| Gluten free, dairy free vegan, vegetarian options |

Monday -Friday: 7am-4pm | Saturday 8:30am-2pm

w: | t: 021 423 5403/ 021 461 2717 | e:

Luxury Cafe, 70 Loop Street, Cape Town | Petite Luxury Cafe: 15 Wandel St, Cape Town


“Everything we do here is simply…yummy.”

This spot specializes in breakfast waffles and crepes with a wide variety of delicious sweet or savory fillings and toppings.

| Gluten-free and vegetarian options available |

Mon – Sat: 8AM – 7PM | Sun: 9AM – 2PM

w: | t: +27 83 624 2885 | e:

Dock Road | V&A WaterfrontCape Town 


We’re all about bridging the gap between health and comfort food. “

You won’t believe it’s vegan! This plant-based eatery serves waffles, french toast and cooked breakfasts that contains no dairy, eggs or animal products.

| gluten-free options available |

11 Orphan Street, Cape Town/Monday – Saturday: 12pm – 10pm | Mojo Market, Shop 20, 30 Regent road, Sea Point/Monday – Sunday 10am-10pm

w: | t: 021 422 0347 | e:


“Quality and generosity are our watchwords – we never cut corners or portions. We use the freshest, best ingredients from the finest suppliers.”

There’s something for everyone at Tashas. Croissants, eggs, porridge, and fruit salads are some of the menu items. There are loads of vegetarian options and they only use free range eggs.

They have branches in Canal Walk, Constantia and waterfront and they also have a wafflehouse in Constantia serving gourmet waffles.

| Vegetarian Options |

sunday, monday: 7:30am – 9:00pm tuesday – saturday: 7:30am – 10:00pm

w: | t: +27 21 421 4350 | e:

Shop 7117, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town


“When it comes to making beautiful food, we never take shortcuts.”

If you love bacon then, Cape Town’s number one “baconporium” is the place to be.

Breakfasts to choose from include croissants, poached eggs, beans, and toast all served with their pastured-reared bacon of course.

Weekdays 7.30 – 17.00 |  Fri & Sat 7:30/8:30 – 21:00 | Sun & public hols – 8.30-15.00

w: | t: 021 422 2798 | e: –

217 Bree Street Cape Town


“We want to create a welcoming atmosphere of love and acceptance in every outlet, and provide exceptional quality of food and dining experiences to our customers.”

Brownies & Downies is a coffee shop and lunchroom that acts as a training center for people with down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities, to help them learn the skills needed to be employable in the hospitality, service and retail sectors. On the menu, they have freshly baked croissants, parfaits, muffins, and the full English breakfast.

| Gluten-free and Vegetarian Options |

Monday – Friday: 6:30 – 17:00

w: | t: 021 200 0459 | e:

Shop 7, 2 Long Street, Cape Town

Make sure you like our Facebook Page for more Awesome Cape Town News, views, pics and Videos:

Scroll to top

Pin It on Pinterest