When it comes to arranging breakfast meetings at London restaurants, knowing which venues are best in different areas of town is invaluable whether you're a high powered city slicker for whom time is money or a trendy London type who simply fancies putting their first meal of the day through on expenses. The best breakfast meetings at London restaurants combine key elements - they open early, look the part and offer friendly efficient service. Book some early morning breakfast meetings at these London restaurants and prepare to be impressed.
2a Elizabeth Street, Belgravia, London, SW1W 9RB
(020) 7730 5498
Between 8.30am and 12pm, Sicily reinvents itself as a stylish London café with excellent Italian coffee served just as you like it, or loose leaf English tea to accompany your breakfast choice – from traditional full English to eggs Florentine.
More Breakfast Meetings At London Restaurants
A popular Notting Hill haunt for those seeking some creativity at the beginning of the day.
202 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, London, W11 2RH
(020) 7727 2722
Smart decor, friendly service and hearty, old fashioned British grub at the Albion.
2-4 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London, E2 7DD
(020) 7729 1051
Level 31 The Shard, 31 St Thomas Street, London Bridge, London, SE1 9RY
(020) 3011 1256
aqua shard, located on level 31 of The Shard, serves innovative contemporary British cuisine and boasts breath-taking views from its main dining room and atrium bar.
194 Piccadilly, St James, London, W1J 9EX
(020) 3005 9666
Jamie Oliver opens a second branch of Barbecoa at Prince's House in Piccadilly. This site accommodates 250 guests over two floors and offers a unique all-day menu serving dishes that are based on fire-based cooking techniques. Like its sister venue Barbecoa St Paul's, the restaurant offers a comprehensive choice of steaks.
One New Change, St Paul's, London, EC4M 9AG
(020) 3005 8555
Barbecoa is brought to you by Jamie Oliver and, like its sister venue Barbecoa Piccadilly, the venue offers a variety of dishes that are based on fire-based cooking techniques, made using fresh and seasonal produce.
The Breakfast Club provide hearty delights to start your day including the Full Monty and the All American.
31 Camden Passage, Islington, London, N1 8EA
(020) 7226 5454
The Breakfast Club provide massive portions, good quality food and a location that would make many restaurants jealous.
2-4 Rufus Street, Hoxton, London, N1 6PE
(020) 7729 5252
Camino is an authentic Spanish bar and restaurant, offering King's Cross a destination venue in which to sample the traditional taste of Spain. Dishes are seasonal and selected from regional favourites and are all prepared just as they would be in Spain. This authentic Spanish bar and restaurant in Kings Cross opens for breakfast at 8am, making it an ideal location for breakfast meetings in London.
3 Varnishers Yard, The Regents Quarter, Kings Cross, London, N1 9NR
(020) 7841 7330
The early birds at the sleek and stylish Cecconis provide breakfast weekdays from 07:00 onwards.
5a Burlington Gardens, Mayfair, London, W1S 3EP
(020) 7434 1500
Chiltern Firehouse is a hotel, restaurant and bar by Andre Balazs, of New York's Mercer and Chateau Marmont in Hollywood.
1 Chiltern Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 7PA
Headed up by Nuno Mendes and his team, the menu at Chiltern Firehouse offers diverse and seasonal dishes that have influences from America and Portugal. On Sundays, Chiltern Firehouse serves a New York style brunch.
(020) 7073 7676
This fine Indian restaurant on Great Smith Street opens for breakfast from 07:30-09:30.
The Old Westminster Library, 30-32 Great Smith Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3BU
(020) 3281 7625
Coco Momo is a lively, upbeat venue popular among locals and visitors to the area alike. Coco Momo has comfortable seating areas and stylish, modern decor. The drinks list includes a comprehensive range of cocktails.
79 Marylebone High Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 5JZ
(020) 7486 5746
Coq d'Argent boasts stunning views across London. Head Chef Mickael Weiss offers French cuisine with a focus on northern France and the Burgundy region. Coq d'Argent also boasts a fine choice of wines to complement your meal.
No 1 Poultry, The City, London, EC2R 8EJ
(020) 7395 5000
Corney and Barrow at Lime Street is a contemporary bar that offers an all day dining menu, especially popular with City workers getting their day off to a good start with a C&B breakfast. Dishes are created using British traditions and seasonal produce.
25 Fenchurch Avenue, Bank, London, EC3M 5AD
(020) 7398 5870
The Drift, part of the Drake and Morgan group, is located on the ground floor of the Heron Tower. The food menu is extensive and offers sharing plates, light bites and main meals. The Drift opens at 7:30am every day during the week, making it a great choice for breakfast meetings in London.
Heron Tower, 110 Bishopsgate, Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY
0845 468 0103
Located in the magnificent Royal Exchange, the Grand Cafe offers options for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as a relaxing drink or two.
Royal Exchange, The Courtyard, Bank, London, EC3V 3LR
(020) 7618 2480
The Grill Room at The Dorchester serves breakfasts from 07:00 Monday to Friday and from 08:00 at the weekend.
The Dorchester, 53 Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1QA
(020) 7629 8888
10 Basinghall Street, City, London, EC2V 5BQ
(020) 7397 8120
British steakhouse Hawksmoor opens its third venue on Basinghall Street. Hawksmoor Guildhall boasts over 200 covers and offers popular dishes alongside some new creations overseen by executive chef Richard Turner.
The sophisticated Mayfair establishment of Hush Brasserie serve breakfast from 7:30, Monday to Friday.
8 Lancashire Court, Brook Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 1EY
(020) 7659 1500
Take breakfast from 8:00-11:00 here at the Inn, offering wonderful views of St James's Park.
St James's Park, St James's, London, SW1A 2BJ
(020) 7451 9999
Intercontinental London at The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich, London, SE10 0TW
(020) 8463 6868
The Meridian Lounge, located in the hotel's lobby, offers ample space for relaxing, working and conducting meetings including a spacious outdoor area.
111 Old Broad Street, City, London, EC2N 1AP
(020) 7638 9308
The Otherist is a sleek bar and restaurant by Drake and Morgan that offers creative cocktails and an all-day seasonal food menu.
The Riding House Cafe is a modern brasserie found on Great Titchfield Street.
43-51 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1W 7PQ
(020) 7927 0840
The Floral Hall, Stoney Street, Borough, London, SE1 1TL
(020) 3006 6111
Within a landmark London building, the culinary treat that is Roast awaits for the breakfast business person.
St Pancras International Station, Grand Terrace, Kings Cross, London, N1C 4QL
(020) 7870 9900
Searcys St Pancras Restaurant and Bar is a glamorous venue serving Modern European cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients, and a wine list which has been carefully selected to complement the food. The restaurant has been designed to make rail travellers feel as welcome and as comfortable as possible, with a dedicated room for luggage.
At over 90 metres long, the Searcys St Pancras Champagne Bar is the longest champagne bar in Europe. Located on the Rendezvous level of St Pancras International, the bar showcases up to seventy bins and offers something for everyone, from a post work glass of bubbly to celebration bottles costing up to £6,500.
2a Elizabeth Street, Belgravia, London, SW1W 9RB
(020) 7730 5498
Sicily is housed in a Grade II listed building and offers breakfast, stone baked pizza, pasta, grilled fish and meat dishes. Live jazz is hosted on Friday and Saturday nights at Sicily.
Masterchef mentor John Torode's Smiths of Smithfield provide hearty and creative dishes to keep you going until lunch (or brunch if you're Gregg Wallace).
67-77 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6HJ
(020) 7251 7950
Lavish breakfasts served from 07:00 Monday to Friday in this wonderfully elegant restaurant in Mayfair.
160 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, W1J 9EB
(020) 7499 6996