Greet the Day with Our Top Spots for Breakfast Mayfair-Style
If it’s true that we should breakfast like kings, then there’s no better place to do so than in London’s premier district, Mayfair. With myriad cuisines and lively atmospheres at your disposal in this classy stretch of London, breakfast in Mayfair never fails to deliver, whether you’re looking for a sublime business meeting or a quick treat ahead of the busy workday.
Over the years, Mayfair has become a coveted destination for businesses, and its reputation speaks for itself. As such, our portfolio of Mayfair offices has been carefully selected by our specialist team to ensure the best locations, giving you access to an array of dining options for breakfast and beyond.
Read on to find out our top recommendations for a Mayfair breakfast, from the tastiest English breakfasts in Mayfair to the most unique overseas cuisine options, which will help start your day right.
Our Favourite Breakfast Places in Mayfair
Best for: Modern European cuisine
Since 2003, the Wolseley in St. James has earned itself a flawless local and international reputation and is often placed at the top of Mayfair breakfast recommendations. A favourite for both business and recreational breakfasts alike, the Wolseley at 160 Piccadilly delivers on every level from its gourmet menu, to its unparalleled service and stunning art-deco interior.
Treat yourself, your team, or your clients to a longer breakfast here to truly soak up the luxurious atmosphere and breakfast options. Choose from tempting viennoiserie, kedgeree, full English breakfasts and more to enjoy the best that breakfast in Mayfair has to offer, and indulge in The Wolseley’s famous hot chocolate for a sweeter start to the day.
Best for: Italian-style coffee and pastries
Considered to be the first restaurant able to rival The Wolseley as a premier breakfasting spot in Mayfair, Cecconi’s exudes the true elegance of Mayfair with an added alluring Italian flair. Housed in 5A Burlington Gardens, just opposite the Royal Academy of Arts, Cecconi’s boasts a modern interior with nods to its Italian heritage in its trendy green leather furnishings.
Beyond the décor, Cecconi’s boasts a menu which offers Italian breakfast options alongside more traditional English dishes and cold-pressed juices. If you’re craving a more Mediterranean offering, the baked eggs arrabbiata is an excellent option, whilst the avocado and poached eggs on toast is a popular classic, meaning there’s something for every client or colleague you’re dining with.
Best for: A global breakfast menu
With a world-class reputation, there’s nowhere that represents Mayfair quite so well as the elegant all-day dining room at Claridge’s hotel. Originally home to Claridge’s library, The Foyer & Reading Room oozes sophistication in its décor and formal table settings, and is sure to impress any business visitors who are unfamiliar with London.
The Foyer has a variety of inviting breakfast options which span several global cuisines. Featuring English classics such as Burford brown eggs served your way, European selections of cured meats, cheeses and breads, and even a Japanese breakfast option including miso soup, roast salmon and green tea, Claridge’s serves decadence on a plate, with gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options to boot.
Best for: American-style breakfasts
Owned by acclaimed chef Wolfgang Puck, CUT at 45 Park Lane truly matches up to the standard of luxury Mayfair breakfast restaurants, but distinguishes itself with an American-inspired breakfast menu. The stunning interiors of the restaurant, with dramatic white drapes and luxurious leather furnishings, provide the perfect backdrop for any business meeting.
CUT at 45 Park Lane will transport you and your party stateside with irresistible American-style breakfasts including smoked salmon bagels, fluffy buttermilk pancakes and buttermilk waffles with caramelised banana and ice cream.
Best for: Transatlantic breakfast options
Located in The Beaumont Hotel, The Colony Grill Room is a sublime option as far as Mayfair hotel London breakfasts are concerned. With interiors reminiscent of classic New York grills, The Colony Grill Room feels secluded and private yet relaxed, setting the right tone for any important business meeting.
You’ll find a menu laden with classic breakfast options, including house speciality duck egg hashes, tempting viennoiserie freshly baked on the premises and luscious pancakes and French toasts. Enjoy the flawless combination of delicious food and impeccable service in this unique setting.
Best for: Latin American and Mediterranean breakfasts
A Mayfair breakfast is nothing if not diverse, and Isabel truly steps up to the plate offering a uniquely Latin American feel through its menu, as well as the ambience achieved through its beautifully-designed dining rooms. Isabel is a distinctly fashionable breakfast spot, with wait staff dressed in custom outfits by Colombian designer Johanna Ortiz, and is perfect for a business breakfast which requires a little extra glamour.
With a menu inspired by Argentinean cuisine in particular, breakfast options include florentine on arepa, quinoa porridge with various topping options, and smoked salmon or scrambled eggs on French toast. Showcase the variety that Mayfair has to offer to your clients and employees at this stunning location.
Best for: Revitalising health shots and fresh juices
The iconic Langan’s Brasserie boasts a star-studded past, and was initially established in 1976 and subsequently relaunched in 2021. Artwork adorns its walls and creates a uniquely stylish and sophisticated dining experience, attracting many big names over the years. As such, it’s an ideal location for breakfast meetings which need a little pizzazz.
The menu takes its diners through a journey from rejuvenating ginger health shots and refreshing breakfast cocktails, to classic breakfast options such as indulgent eggs benedict, healthy acai bowls and pancakes topped with whipped cream and maple syrup. Private dining rooms are also available, perfect for a quieter meeting.
Best for: Fresh, seasonal and local produce
The breakfasts served at Popina in Mayfair are inspired by owner Isidora Popovic’s childhood trips to farmer’s markets. As such, inside you’ll find a friendly and distinctly local atmosphere, and guests are welcomed with a comforting menu that has been crafted with fresh and seasonal produce in mind. It’s the perfect spot for a relaxed Mayfair breakfast with colleagues, keeping things casual without compromising on the quality of food.
The varied menu offers something for all tastes and diets, with vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free and halal options available. Sample grass-fed eggs served any which way, comforting traditional and green shakshuka dishes and wholesome cinnamon porridge finished with deliciously-sweet toppings. Accompanied by high-quality coffee, Popina is the ideal way to start the working day.
Enjoy the Perfect Business Breakfast in Mayfair With a Halkin Workspace
All of our office and meeting room spaces are designed to provide the best setting for a productive workflow. Nevertheless, a breakfast meeting in one of Mayfair’s iconic restaurants can add the additional layer of sophistication sometimes required to see through important negotiations or decisions.
As such, whether you’re searching for an unhurried breakfast meeting location, or a quick breakfast run destination to fuel your team, a Halkin office in Mayfair, London will provide you with the perfect address to make the most of delicious local options.
With flexible leases available and workspaces to suit businesses of any size, Halkin’s portfolio of London-based office spaces is designed to work around you and your business needs. To learn more about your options and discuss our process, you can enquire with our team online today.