Said to be the most important meal of the day, what better way to fuel your body in the morning than at some of Joburg’s most prized breakfast spots. From trendy to eccentric and family friendly, Jozi serves up some of the most scrumptious morning meals at a variety of breakfast bistros, coffee companies, eateries, restaurants and country styled cafes. To follow find some of our favourite breakfast nooks to test out morning menus and barrista specialities.
One of Melville's most trendy breakfast "bars", the infamous Pablo-Eggs-Go-Bar adjoins to the BnB, Pablos House, an inner-city oasis and guest house just a stone’s throw away from the Joburg CBD, Rosebank and Sandton. Serving up signature dishes, Pablo-Eggs-Go-Bar makes for a trendy business breakfast meeting spot or a rise and shine diners delight with crisp clean décor, superb service and a menu to match. Breakfast service starts at 6:30am and runs all the way through to 4pm in case you oversleep. http://pablohouse.co.za/pablo-eggs-go-bar/
Voodoo Lily Café
A local community café, making use of organic suppliers wherever possible, Voodoo Lily Café has been cooking up wholesome food for families, friends and fur-babies since 2011. Located in the leafy Jozi suburb of Birdhaven, Voodoo Lily Café also boasts a resident bakery on site and is one of the few restaurants to cater to your furry family as well. Given its close proximity to the James & Ethel Gray Park, pet-owning patrons can enjoy a coffee and breakfast after spending some quality time with your pooch in the park, ordering a little something for them off the dog menu too. http://voodoolilycafe.com/
The Whippet Coffee
Local to Linden, the Whippet Coffee welcomes morning diners to their breakfast service from as early as 6:30am. Known as thee coffee destination inspired by local Lindeners, the Whippet Coffee recently celebrated their 5th Anniversary with Executive Chef Ofentse at the helm, serving up vibrant and bold menus to Joburg residents. https://thewhippetcoffee.com/
Littered throughout Joburg’s leading foodie hotspots, the ever reliable and always delicious Tasha’s makes for moorish breakfast menus, catering to a variety of tastes and dietary requirements. What started as a family inspired boutique lifestyle café that challenged conventional daytime dining, has grown into an internationally renowned restaurant chain consistently delivering top class quality, creativity and sublime dining spaces! https://www.tashascafe.com/
Salvation Cafe can be found at 44 Stanley, serving up solo breakfasts, lazy brunches and award winning made to order breakfasts in Milpark. With an ever evolving menu, inventive, contemporary and freshly made, Salvation Cafe is also responsible for baking and breaking their own bread, cakes and take home treats. From exquisite cafe styled dining to deli delights, you don’t want to miss an early breakfast run or late brunch indulgence at Salvation café. https://www.salvationcafe.co.za/
While only highlighting a few of our favourite spots, one need not look far for a breakfast booking that caters to an unending list of dietary requirements and tastes. Best is to search by your location, keep your ears pricked for word of mouth recommendations and of course Joburg Tourism will continue to showcase the very best of Jozi in posts to come!