Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and you should eat it like a king: opulent and diversified. Those, who would like to take it outside with friends or just enjoy it on their own, are in for a treat. Munich city offers a lot of fantastic venues for brunch. Here’s our pick of the best five brunch spots in all price categories.
Affordable: Breakfast at BattyBaristas München
If you go out in Munich very often, you certainly know that it can be a bit pricey sometimes. If you would still like to enjoy a good breakfast with affordable prices outside your own four walls, BattyBaristas should be top on your list. The menu doesn’t offer culinary wonders but everything you need for a solid breakfast. Various bread sorts, ham, cheese, muesli, bread spreads and yoghurts are served in a cosy atmosphere with a book corner. The price-performance ratio is impressive. This is the perfect place to recover from partying and the hefty price tag from the night before. Those, who are already on their feet for a long time, can enjoy brunch until 3 p.m. on Saturday.
Address: BattyBaristas CoffeeLounge, Barer Str. 42, 80799 München / Phone: 089/28779162 / Opening times: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. / Price per person: 5.90 €
Vegetarian brunch at Café Ignaz München
The comfortable Café Ignaz in Schwabing has been spoiling its guests for 27 years. A brunch without bacon or sausage specialties is unthinkable? Not if it’s at this cool vegetarian joint with a fantastic selection of treats. There is a rich variety of vegetable quiches, sweet pastries, homemade cakes, miscellaneous dips and scrambled eggs, but also desserts and a big cheese selection. In the week, you can eat from the buffet for affordable prices, including a hot beverage. At the weekend, there is brunch until 2 p.m.
Address: Café Ignaz, Georgenstraße 67, 80799 München / Phone: 089/2716093 / Opening times: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8 to 11.30 a.m., Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. / Price per person: 7.00 € in the week, 9.50 € on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays / Café Ignaz on the internet: www.ignaz-cafe.de
Gourmet brunch at Krambambuli München
The venue named after a cherry brandy is located in the West of Munich. If you prefer your morning repast to be accompanied by a lot of space and a rich selection of treats, you’ll be impressed with this brunch spot. The menu caters for those after something healthy (cheese plates, muesli sorts, sweet bread spreads, yoghurts, eggs and bread rolls) and guests who need something meaty and more solid before lunch (sausage plates, Bavarian veal sausages, noodles, rice, casseroles or baked spring rolls). The Krambambuli team has also arranged for a wide array of daily-changing, sweet desserts. Those who would like to take their children there: children up to six years can munch for free, six to ten-year-olds just pay six Euros.
Address: Krambambuli, Waldfriedhofstr. 90, 81377 München / Phone: 089/7144026 / Price per person: 14,50 € / Opening times: Every Sunday from 10 bis 14.30 o’clock / Krambambuli on the internet: www.krambambuli.info
You can spend the perfect Sunday at Schlosspark Nymphenburg. The venue unifies culinary indulgence, stunning décor and a service that leaves no wish unfulfilled. The rich buffet with Bavarian and international specialties opens at 10 o’clock in the morning. One can eat as often and as much as he/she likes. Eggs every way can be ordered separately. Coffee, tea, water, orange juice and sparkling wine for foodies are included in the price. Guests are catered with lovely served desserts, fresh bread and cold as well as warm dishes. Have brunch with a view to the castle garden where you can have a romantic walk afterwards. Especially great for families: children up to six years don’t have to pay anything, children between six and twelve years only half the price. It’s necessary to make a reservation.
Address: Schloss Nymphenburg, Eingang 43, 80638 München / Telefon: 089/175309 / Price per person: 38.80 €, reservation necessary / opening times: Sundays from 10 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (from October to March) / Palmenhaus on the internet: www.palmenhaus.de
Pure indulgence brunch at Hilton Munich Park
The brunch at Hilton hotel is not only a unique experience but also a wonderful gift idea for special occasions. High above Munich’s rooftops on the 15th floor, Salon Marco Polo gives you a panoramic view of the city and the Alps. The offer is opulent and includes everything from a breakfast selection to salads and a wide range of appetisers and main course buffets. Special highlight: delicious wok dishes are freshly made in front of you at the live cooking station. There is something for everybody’s taste. After brunch, let yourself be spoilt in the fitness and beauty centre. Relax during a massage, sweat in the sauna or swim some rounds in the pool. This is what makes an ideal self-indulgence Sunday.
Address: Hilton Munich Park, Am Tucherpark 7, 80538 München / Phone: 089/38452320 / Booking three days in advance, reservation necessary / Price per person: 45 €, 80 € including wellness programme / Opening times: every Sunday from 12 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. / Hilton Hotel on the internet: www.hilton.de
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