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Best Brunch Places In Clapham Common London SW3

Having roamed around Clapham Common in London SW3, I’m excited to share my top brunch recommendations in the area. Being a London lifestyle blogger, I’ve been fortunate to sample the delights of the best brunch spots here! For families, the Pear Tree Café, nestled in the core of Clapham Common, is a must. Minnow and Common boast views of the park and offer open-air dining on a quaint street named The Pavement. Just a stone’s throw away, on the south side of the Common, is Brickwood, surrounded by other delightful eateries. Venturing into Clapham Old Town, you’ll stumble upon Willows, where you can craft your brunch board! Keen to uncover the brunch places in Clapham Common? Read on!

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Pear Tree Café is best for family brunch
Minnow is best for a cosy brunch with your partner
Common is best for solo brunch diners
Brickwood is best for a leisurely lunch with friends
Willows are ideal for discerning eaters

5 Cosy Brunch Spots In Clapham Common

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Pear Tree Café: Tucked next to the Victorian bandstand on Clapham Common, this café is a charming spot perfect for families. You can dine al fresco as there is plenty of picnic seating available. Relish dishes made from top-notch ingredients, like Oat Milk Porridge complemented by Raspberry Chia Jam, Buttermilk Pancakes or the Scrambled Cracklebean Eggs on Sourdough. Their Kid’s Breakfast menu ensures a delightful experience for all. They serve their all-day menu, including brunch, from 8 am to 3 pm. Find them at Clapham Common, Windmill Drive, London SW4 9DE. Check out my Pear Tree Café Brunch Review.

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Minnow: Located at 21 The Pavement, this charming dining spot offers breathtaking views of Clapham Common. You’ll find Oats and Grains options such as Porridge topped with Glazed Banana and drizzled with Maple Syrup on the menu. Those who prefer cooked meals have Eggs Florentine, Benedict and Royal, and the Veg or Full Minnow Breakfast. Guests can enjoy their meal on the ground floor with cosy banquette seating, in the garden room towards the rear, or on the open-air terrace. Brunch hours are 8 am to 3 pm on weekdays and 9 am to 4 pm during weekends. Check out my Minnow Brunch Review.

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Common: A delightful café and sustainable store at 17 The Pavement, overlooking the scenic Clapham Common. On my visits, I’ve noticed that this eatery is favoured by solo females either working on their laptops or tucking into something delicious. They offer an enticing all-day brunch menu, with highlights such as Toasted Banana Bread adorned with Figs, Fresh Fruit, Coconut Yoghurt, Maple Syrup and Coconut Flakes, a true treat for the taste buds. You can also opt for classic choices like Poached Eggs on Sourdough, Avocado on Toast, or a range of delicious Toasties. Various pastries and cakes are available for those with a sweet tooth, perfectly complemented by their Assembly Coffee. The café boasts charming interiors, featuring vintage-style furniture that harmonises beautifully with the Grade II old chemist building it resides in. Outdoor dining is also available for those who prefer an alfresco experience. Don’t forget to explore their store, which offers a curated collection of sustainable gifts, homewares and natural beauty products. For a more detailed insight, you can read my Common Brunch Review.

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Brickwood: Embrace the relaxed Australian vibe at Brickwood, an eatery known for its all-day brunch and distinct antipodean flair. They welcome patrons from 7.30 am to 4 pm on weekdays and 8 am to 4 pm on weekends. Highlight menu items include The Legend Banana Bread, perfectly complemented by House Espresso Butter, and the authentic Australian Toasties known as Hot Dangas. The Corn Jalapeno Fritters, adorned with a Poached Egg, Pico de Gallo, Avocado, Sour Cream, and Chilli Jam, is another treat not to be missed. Their Ultimate Hash Nuggets and Fried Dim Sims also encapsulate the true Aussie essence. Located at 16 Clapham Common South Side, Brickwood ensures an Australian brunch experience. Read my Brickwood Brunch Review.

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Willows: For those with discerning tastes, Willows offers the unique experience of customising your brunch. Available from 8 am to 4 pm on Mondays and Tuesdays, 8 am to 5 pm from Wednesday to Saturday, and 9 am to 5 pm on Sundays. From the Bakery section, indulge in Seeded Bread paired with Sage Butter or the delectable Banana Bread enhanced with Vanilla Mascarpone, Dark Chocolate Crumb, and Compote. For a dairy delight, consider the Cranberry and Hazelnut Granola complemented by Greek Yoghurt and a Plum and Pear Compote. Protein picks include Scrambled Eggs, Rosemary Bacon, and Calabrian Sausage. Choose Avocado drizzled with Lime and Basil Oil, or savour the Chanterelle Mushrooms enveloped in Herb Cream for a healthier touch. Find them at 11 The Polygon in Clapham Old Town. Find out more by reading my Willows Brunch Review.

Other Things To Do Near Clapham Common

While you are in the area, these articles may be of interest:

Clapham Common Helpful Area Guide

Ten Things To Do Near Clapham Common

Explore Clapham Common Park

Author: Homegirl London. Photographs: Homegirl London. I only write about eateries where I had a good experience. I recommend you do further research as standards fluctuate, as do opinions. Please check if the establishment is still in business and the opening times before you go. If you discover this restaurant has closed, contact me to remove it from my blog.