The Best Breakfast Places In Delhi To Kick Start Your Day

Breakfast Places in Delhi

Honey-glazed pancakes, melted butter on toast and a scrumptious bowl of seasonal fruits are things which compel us to get out of bed and kick start the day. If you are a morning person, you need the right kind of breakfast to elevate your mood. Currently, there are a variety of breakfast places in Delhi, which you can surf according to your preference.

Variety is the Spice of Life

Searching for breakfast places in Delhi is a task in itself and contained within it, is a plethora of cafes and restaurants with various cuisines. Craving, Indian, Chinese, English or Continental, breakfast in Delhi cafes are befitting for a king-sized meal. To capture the true essence of a king-sized breakfast to kick start your day, you should opt for early morning breakfast in Delhi.  Due to the variety of meals it proposes to you Delhi offers ample of delicious morning breakfasts. The early morning breakfast in Delhi constitutes meals of your choice for both non-veg and veg options under several cuisines. 

A classic English Breakfast consisting of fresh scrambled eggs, deep-fried bacon, pork sausages, mashed potatoes, butter on toast and freshly squeezed fruit juice, is a hit and most of the cafes and restaurants have it in the buffet. Breakfast places in Delhi are also ideal for brunches. Indeed some cafes and restaurants make it a theme party every Sunday. 

Here, you can have a relaxed time, sipping mimosas and savouring croissants while swaying to your favourite beats. Best brunch places in Delhi are usually full during Sundays, where the price on the menu also spikes. So, to help you welcome the day on the right note, we have put together 10 outlets which serve the best breakfast in Delhi. The restaurants are easily accessible on Google Maps-

Top 6 Breakfast Places in Delhi:

  1. Cafe Qahwa
  2. Cafe Lota
  3. Ivy and Bean
  4. Cafe Tonino
  5. Music and Mountains- Hillside Café
  6. Hauz Khas Social

1. Cafe Qahwa

Breakfast Places in Delhi

This beautifully decorated cafe has a sultry ambience which can light up your mood as soon as you step foot inside the door. They say, the ambience of a restaurant deeply affects the mood of the customers while they are eating which can either break or make an experience. Cafe Qahwa is considered as one of the best breakfast places in Delhi. Why? because of its fresh dishes, but also because of the atmosphere around the place.

With basic and delightful egg preparations, crispy waffles, soft French toast, burritos and crepes, this rustic cafe tops our list of the best breakfast places in Delhi. A must-try dish is the “Golden Eyes”, in which two sunny-side ups are plated together with the egg yolks placed next to each other. Ask the waiter to grate some cheese on top of it. Bon appetit!

Location:- C-21, First Floor, Safdarjung Development Area Market, New Delhi, Delhi- 110016.
Timings:- 7:00am to 11;00pm
Cost:- Rs. 650 for 2

2. Cafe Lota

Breakfast Places in Delhi

Missing out on your staple South-Indian breakfast? We have got you covered. Cafe Lota with its discreet ambience and its uncanny resemblance to a staple South-Indian restaurant will have you sing praises in its name. If you are a fitness freak and want to eat healthy, even when you are on vacation, this cafe serves all the right dishes to keep you mentally as well as physically satisfied. Their South-Indian delicacies include the basic South-Indian items like ragi vada pao, mini idlis and mushroom uttapam. 

A few of the basic dishes include the classic aloo paratha and keema paratha that people can’t get enough of. For the fitness gurus, they have a desi-fusion menu with delicacies like quinoa upma, ragi banana pancakes, sabudana popcorn and poha.  You can wash all of this down with some classic masala chai or the famous South-Indian style filtered coffee. Either way, you have to digest the lot, you will need more than just water.
For these special delicacies, we have added Cafe Lota to our list of the best breakfast places in Delhi. 

Location:- National Crafts Museum, Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
Timings:- 8:00am to 10:00pm
Cost:- Rs. 1200 for 2

3. Ivy and Bean

Breakfast Places in Delhi

As aesthetic as the name sounds, Ivy and Bean is a cafe in which you can spend some quiet time by yourself, detach yourself from the rest of the world enjoy the hot breakfast delicacies and sway to the jazzy tunes playing softly in the background. According to one of the reviews con the Ivy and Bean website, a satisfied customer was crisp- “It all fits”. With its variety of egg dishes, pancakes bathed in Nutella salted caramel, tiramisu, banoffee, red velvet and more, you will want to go here for breakfast every single day.  It’s famous “Vietnamese Iced Coffee” and Homemade Yogurt will leave you wanting for more. The tour guides prefer to take their clients to this place to make it more comfortable for them to blend in, sit back and enjoy a nice trip. 

The presentation, as well as the taste of the various delicacies, served here is  treat. Also, the ambience of this place saves it a spot one our list of the best breakfast places in Delhi. 

Location:- 119, Sishan House, Shahpurjat, New Delhi
Timings:- 11:00am to 11:00pm
Cost:- Rs.1200 for 2

4. Cafe Tonino

Breakfast Places in Delhi

This rustic Italian cafe will have you rooting for its decor and ambience. With its brick walls and wooden flooring, you will feel like you are definitely on a vacation in an Italian restaurant. They say that the music played in a restaurant speaks a lot about the ambience. Tonino make customer satisfaction their priority.  It serves regular dishes which is surprisingly not in tune with its Italian ambience, except for the Italian polenta which a classic Italian breakfast staple.

Other than this Tonino customizes your omelettes and serves crispy waffles with any toppings that include Nutella, maple syrup, salted caramel, etc.
Hence, it is no surprise that this unique cafe with its quasi-Italian theme makes it to our list of the best breakfast places in Delhi.

Location:- 1st Floor, One Horizon Center, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon.
Timings:- 8:30 am to 12:00am.
Cost:- Rs.1400 for Two

5. Music and Mountains- Hillside Café

Breakfast Places in Delhi

The ambience of the place is just as its name suggests, with the location of the cafe being next to the plush hillsides of Kailash. Not only is the setting in tune with the name, the interior decor include large windows by the tables for a better look of the hills. The warm atmosphere that this hillside cafe creates is almost too idyllic to not take a picture of. The food served is also in tune with the ambience, making it one of the most desirable breakfast places in Delhi. This restaurant serves melt-in-your-mouth options like cherry blossom crepes with lemon cream cheese topped with homemade apple cinnamon, crispy waffles with Nutella spread, eggs with cream cheese, avocado mousse and cured tomatoes. Definitely some food goals!

Location:- M 23, M Block Market, Greater Kailash 1, New Delhi.
Timings:- 11:00am to 12:30pm
Cost:- Rs.1200 for Two

6. Hauz Khas Social

Breakfast Places in Delhi

As the name suggests, this place is a social hub, somewhat like a pub, but for breakfast. They say that a hangover can be cured with a subtle cocktail, which is a proven fact. Hauz Khas Social makes the best “Hangover Cure” imaginative cocktails to help you get over your dangerous hangover from the night before. This cafe specializes in serving virgin mary, eggs and bacon, vitamin water to increase awareness and get the blood rushing back into your veins. The bananas on toast and blueberry pancakes with maple syrup give you a fructose and protein dose, all in one take.

However, this place calls for a brunch than an early morning breakfast because it opens at noon. So enjoy your drinks on a Saturday night, and wake up at your own sweet time, take a quick shower and head over to this cafe to cure your hangover.

Location:- 9-A and 12, Hauz Khas New Delhi
Timings:- 11:00am to 1:00am
Cost:- Rs.1500 for 2.


This list of these 6 outlets that we compiled for you are a few of the best breakfast places in Delhi, which you should not miss!

Paridhi Prasad

Hi! I am Paridhi. When not downing endless cups of coffee and binge-ing on Masala Fries, I can be found deeply engrossed in contemporary novels. Delhiite by birth and nomad by passion. I travel and I know things. I write travel blogs by day and binge watch thriller and rom-com by night.

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