Early morning breakfast scenes with friends or quick breakfast meetings with colleagues always sets the tone for a happy day. Not a morning person? Worry not; we bring to you 6 ultimate breakfast joints in Delhi NCR that will give you brand new morning goals!
1. Hauz Khas Social, Delhi
You have mostly been to Hauz Khas Social on Friday nights. We know they have great parties, and even greater cocktail concoctions, but did you ever try their breakfast menu? No? Well, put it on your weekend planner now.
Their freshly-made pancakes drizzled with honey and maple sauce, along with crispy fried bacon strips and an array of sandwiches will sort your day out. If you get the ‘desi’ feels, try their parathas, served with dollops of butter.
Where: 9-A & 12, Hauz Khas, New Delhi
Meal for two: ₹ 1600 approximately
2. Another Fine Day, Gurgaon
If you are a fan of quaint cafés, Another Fine Day is your true calling. Well-stocked with books and in-door games, this restaurant offers an all-day, light breakfast menu. Try their eggs benedict or French toast served with maple syrup; if you are a fan of pancakes, try the blueberry ones. Also, their warm banana waffles are to die for.
Also, the granola yogurt pots and baked beans on toast are a must-have! Sit at a charming corner with a good book, amidst library-like décor and good food – what else can you ask for on a weekend?
Where: Ground Floor, MPD Towers, opposite DLF Golf Course, Sector 43
Meal for two: ₹ 1000 approximately
3. Au Bon Pain, Gurgaon
Got a bad hangover from Friday night partying? We know exactly where you should be on Saturday morning. Head to Au Bon Pain for a French-inspired breakfast experience.
Don’t be shy to order 2 chocolate croissants; we know, you need it! Go for the bagels with cream cheese or egg whites with avocado – the food is delicious. Try some fresh fruit juices to hydrate your body, or get a warm cup of coffee to wake up – they have a good assortment of beverages. If you want to keep it quirky, try the baked Vada Pav – it’s spicy and a total winner.
Where: K-1, Ground Floor, Near Building 8, Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon
Meal for two: ₹ 800 approximately
4. Cafe Lota, Delhi
You might know of Café Lota for their new-age take on traditional food – Kathal Biriyani, for instance. But, they serve mouth-watering breakfast too! Their rustic décor and homely appeal makes it a favorite eatery for many.
Try their dal ka chila or sabudana popcorn served with green chili dip; you could also order a portion of Mahabaleshwar corn pattice or some khatta meetha paneer dhokla. For beverages, try their kesari lassi or fresh aam panna.
Where: National Crafts Museum, Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
Meal for two: ₹ 1200 approximately
5. Di Ghent Café, Gurgaon
By far the best place to indulge in some great European breakfast – Di Ghent Café is the perfect place to go after a good morning workout session.
Try the sesame bagel with some smoked salmon, cream cheese, radish and capers. You can also pair an oatmeal bagel with a portion of Portobello mushrooms and gorgonzola. Order one of their signature French toasts with a side of cinnamon, maple syrup, chocolate sauce, fresh fruits, toasted almonds and mascarpone.
Where: 208, Level 2, Cross Point Mall, DLF Phase 4, Gurgaon
Meal for two: ₹ 1700 approximately
6. Cafe Roots – The cafe in the park, Gurgaon
Nestled right in the center of Leisure valley, Café Roots serves finger-licking North Indian and South Indian-style street food. If you like having relaxed breakfasts, without being rushed – go to this place. Their earthy feel, rustic décor, and country-side ambiance coupled with great food makes this a food-lovers den.
Try their palak patta chaat, Kolhapuri misal pav, idli platter or some grilled cheese sandwiches. You can also go for the Bombay egg bhurji on toast or perhaps some spicy creamy mushroom on toast. For drinks, go for the masala chaas, kokum masala soda, Modinagar ka shikanji or some classic pudina nimbu pani.
Where: Rajiv Gandhi Renewable Energy Park, Leisure Valley, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Meal for two: ₹ 750 approximately
So, weekend sorted? Let us know in the comments section below about your experiences.