Life's too short to be munching on soggy cereal!
Moscow has some really fantastic breakfast restaurants and cafes, we feel very lucky to live in a city where there is so much choice.
If you are like us and like to enjoy, but you would like to dance on the healthier side of life, we’ve found the best places in Moscow for you to get your weekend breakfast fix.
Plant-based, gluten-free, sugar-free, whatever your requirements, one of the below cafés are sure to cater.
Finally you can eat out and not feel guilty after!
Their menu is on the bright side and serves homemade wholegrain bread with salmon and fresh herb salad, acai bowl with granola and simple but effective eggs with kale.
The healthy experience can be rounded off with fresh coffee and homemade almond milk.
KM 20 is the place where the fashion and trendy crowd eat.
Address: Stoleshnikov Pereulok, 2
Metro: Teatralnaya / Pushkinskaya
Phone: +7 495 987-22-20
Choice Healthy Social Club
Irina Azarova, who is behind the Choice Healthy Social Club is on a mission to bring healthy food to Moscow.
On the small, but quality menu, you’ll find smoothies, millet porridge,
protein omelette with vegetables or granola with coconut yoghurt.
Choice is the place for those who want to live a healthy lifestyle.
Address: Malaya Nikitskaya, 16/5
Metro: Arbatskaya / Tverskaya / Barrikadnaya
Phone: +7 499 130-10-28
Courage Champagne & Oyster Bar
There’s nothing like a colourful, great-tasting smoothie bowl to start the day. Courage Champagne and Oyster Bar is serving liquid bowls of health with fruits, nuts and superfoods. (Without refined sugar and preservatives!)
But there is much more on the breakfast menu that fills the hungry tummies.
Courage is the place in the style of the roaring 20s, where you can have breakfast until 11pm.
Address: Dmitrovskiy Pereulok 11
Metro: Teatralnaya / Kuznetsky Most
Phone: +7 495 120-69-99
Holy Basil Cafe
Their healthy morning menu is short but healthy. There’s a porridge made from quinoa and coconut, topped with a berry sauce or if you need to ease yourself more gently into this healthy eating thing, try their tofu Benedict with Romesco sauce and vegetables, together with a super smoothie and you can justify them every damn day!
Holy Basil Cafe is the place where you can have healthy breakfast all day!
Address: Kutuzovsky Prospect 12 / Studio ZARYAD
Phone: +7 925 552-23-20
If you feel like something sweet choose from buckwheat, oat or quinoa porridge, or enjoy a savoury dish such as the avocado on sour dough toast which can be supplemented with different sides like edamame and mint salad.
Address: Malaya Bronnaya 28
Metro: Tverskaya / Pushkinskaya / Mayakovskaya
Phone: +7 495 818-99-88
There's no shame in going raw for breakfast. Here you can choose from different porridges such as linen or pumpkin that promise to speed up your metabolism.
And make sure you try the Syrniki, in the composition of almonds, cashews, almond milk, coconut chips, coconut oil, lemon, raisins and Jerusalem artichoke syrup.
Served with cashew sour cream, fresh strawberries and mint.
When you go to Ra Family restaurant, you will discover so many ways on how to use raw ingredients!
Address: Trekhprudnyy Pereulok, 11/13с2
Metro: Mayakovskaya / Pushkinskaya
Phone: +7 495 142-39-22