Breakfast Spots in Cape Town

Looking for the best breakfast spots in Cape Town to start your day off right? From trendy cafes serving up artisanal coffee and avocado toast to relaxed oceanfront eateries with stunning views, Cape Town has a diverse range of options to satisfy your morning cravings. Whether you're craving a hearty traditional South African breakfast or a healthy smoothie bowl, this list has got you covered. Wondering where to find the best breakfast with a view in Cape Town? Keep reading to discover our top picks!

1. Between Us, Cape Town

Between Us Scones

An original Cape Town heritage building has become a home to this culinary venture by self-taught chef twin sisters. Balcony seating makes for perfect people-watching atop Bree Street, though the refined interiors must be enjoyed too.

2. Against The Grain, Cape Town

Against The Grain Food

Aesthetic breakfast cafe and go-to bagel spot located in Cape Town’s CBD. Visit for freshly baked breads, morning dishes, and specialty coffee. Bright and stylish - a great spot to fuel up before a day of exploring.

3. Clarke's Bar & Dining Room, Cape Town

Clarke's Bar & Dining Room Breakfast

A go-to for the city's cool kids, Clarke's gives you that warm, home vibe with its friendly staff and simple (but effective) menu. Their toasted cheese and tomato soup lunch special is legendary, as are their truffle oil fries 🥔.