BEST BREAKFAST IN MOSCOW - TOP 10
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO THE VERY BEST OF BREAKFAST
If there is one thing a Moscovite cherish more than anything, it's a long late breakfast, from beautiful bowls of granola to hearty hangover fry ups, loaded with calories.
Breakfast in Moscow can be an experience! Be it as a romantic couple, with the whole family or good friends. We'll tell you where breakfast is most worthwhile in the capital!
(All restaurants offer vegetarian dishes)
Attention: If the visit is essential to you, you should always reserve a place beforehand.
Foreigners / Иностранцы
From dusk till dawn and beyond
Foreigners ticks all the boxes for a perfect weekend destination: It's a dynamic, trendy location with honest and fantastic breakfast, run by Australian Thomas Halpin, former sous chef of Noma.
Come to Foreigners during the weekend for one of the most delicious breakfast in the capital. It operates in a completely different dimension to the usual breakfast joints.
In addition to the excellent "Egg Benedict with truffle hollandaise" and countless other delicious dishes, fantastic Bellini (450 rubles), the home-made pastries with berries blew us away, and the croissants and bread are among the best in the whole city!
Allow the sun to set though, and you'll see the whole place turn into a wild bar with sensational cocktails and vibes.
Breakfast: Sat – Sun 12 pm – 6 pm
Address: Tverskoy Boulevard 24
Metro: Tverskaya / Pushkinskaya
Phone: +7 910 445-89-99
Courage Champagne & Oyster Bar
There’s nothing like a colourful, great-tasting smoothie bowl (650 rubles) to start the day.
Courage Champagne and Oyster Bar is serving the most beautiful liquid bowls with fruits, nuts and superfoods without refined sugar and preservatives!
In fact, whether you’re in the mood to start the day sweet and healthy or with savoury, you’re in the right place to fill the hungry tummies.
Courage is the place in the style of the roaring 20s, where you can have breakfast until 11 pm, accompanied by live piano music at the weekend.
The perfect place for a romantic breakfast for two.
Breakfast: Mo, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sun 10 am – 11 pm / Fr & Sat 8 am – 11 pm
Address: Dmitrovskiy Pereulok, 11
Metro: Kuznetsky Most / Teatralnaya
Phone: +7 929 646-48-30
Where do fashion lovers be heading to whet their breakfast appetites?
Restaurant Buro TSUM, of course!
Fashion and food have an undeniable relationship.
Buro TSUM is the stylish restaurant on the 5th floor of TSUM Central Department Store.
The spacious restaurant is divided into many private zones and with panoramic windows filled with light.
It is a relaxing place in which to drink a glass of champagne and enjoy a tasty breakfast, either inside or outside at their beautiful rooftop terrace.
Starting your day off here is an excellent choice, even for those who are not lucky enough to be on holiday. Here you will find grilled avocado with tomatoes and poached egg (580 rubles), Lyon grill omelette with vegetables (530 rubles), the pastrami sandwich (950 rubles), pancakes and salmon caviar (650 rubles), a very typical Russian breakfast meal, and many more options.
Breakfast: Mo - Fr 10 am - 1pm / Sat - Sun 10 am - 4 pm
Address: Petrovka Ulitsa, 2
Metro: Teatralnaya / Kuznetsky Most / Lubyanka
Phone: +7 495 276-76-78
Blanc is casual, very friendly, with delicious food.
It’s worthwhile going early during the week or even late on the weekend so that you can try its various breakfast menu.
In the heart of Moscow’s trendy Kitay-Gorod, Blanc’s edgy and vintage vibe fits right in. It is undoubtedly a very stylish, contemporary place – very Berlin/New York in a way – but it’s not pretentious.
We recommend trying the buckwheat pancakes (350 rubles), the croissant with salmon (490 rubles) or the omelet with cheese and edamame (490 rubles), just to name some of the tasty dishes.
Breakfast: Mo-Sun 9 am – 4 pm
Address: Khokhlovskiy Pereulok 7/9
Phone: +7 977 829-32-00
Tilda Food & Bar
Those who love good-looking and tasty food will find what they are looking for in Tilda's small and excellent restaurant.
Tilda is about providing delicious comfort food packed with flavour in relaxed surrounds while delivering great value.
Their rotating breakfast menu makes it something of a unicorn in Moscow.
Often Moscow places stick with one menu.
Tilda’s menu always features familiar, yet subtly altered meals from world cuisine that have been cleverly customised in order to draw out original flavours.
On the weekends (Saturday and Sunday) from 11 am until 4 pm you can enjoy dishes from the new breakfast menu such as Scotch eggs with avocado mousse (550 rubles), the quinoa bowl with salmon, avocado and poached egg (550 rubles), an English muffin with scrambled eggs, ham and cheddar or a healthy Matcha yoghurt with berries (390 rubles).
Breakfast: Sat – Sun 11 am – 4 pm
Address: Sytinskiy Pereulok, 5
Metro: Tverskaya / Pushkinskaya
Phone: +7 916 402-70-49
The secret to a successful fashion restaurant? Simple quality food is super important, and KM20 got the key ingredients right. The full-fledged restaurant with 90 seats and a terrace overlooking the city centre occupies the whole 3rd floor.
The kitchen professes the principles of the healthy lifestyle and their menu is on the bright side and serves homemade wholegrain bread with salmon and fresh herb salad, Acai bowl with granola (800 rubles) and simple but effective poached eggs with salmon and spinach (800rubles). The whole, 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.
Breakfast: Mo – Sun 11am – 15 pm
Address: Stoleshnikov Pereulok, 2
Metro: Teatralnaya / Pushkinskaya
Phone: +7 495 987-22-20
Avocado Queen at Patriarch Ponds takes avocado appreciation to a whole new level.
The menu focuses on clean and healthy dishes with the avocado as the key ingredient of the restaurant concept.
It’s no surprise that avocados are people’s favorite fruit.
With it exploding in popularity around the world, it’s clear that there’s a massive health movement going on. Eating good and eating right.
The breakfast menu meanwhile features firm favorites, such as baked avocado with truffled scrambled eggs (750 rubles), gluten-free bread with avocado, crushed edamame with lime and herbs (490 rubles) or for the sweet tooth, cranberry pancakes with maple syrup and whipped butter (390 rubles).
Breakfast: Mo – Sun 9 am – 12 pm
Address: Ulitsa Malaya Bronnaya, 20
Metro: Tverskaya / Pushkinskaya
Phone: +7 495 609-09-38
BOSCO MISHKA BAR
In between trying on shoes and designer clothing, you are going to need to be refuelled.
Contemporary, artistic and elegant, Bosco MISHKA Bar is a new destination restaurant and bar offering great breakfast in a chic, Art Deco space set within the GUM department store.
Bosco MISHKA Bar features Brasserie style with discreet and light-filled interiors, with lamp lighting which is an extension of GUM’s facade illumination, a generous bar and a beautiful terrace overlooking Red Square and the Basilica. Here the traditional brasserie re-imagined for contemporary Moscow.
All this, however, is merely an amuse-bouche. The breakfast menu features dishes like the zucchini pancakes with stracciatella and red caviar (1050 rubles) *our favourite*, Bosco syrniki (550 rubles) or sunny-side-up egg on avocado and brioche (500 rubles.)