The best breakfast places in Lisbon

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Principe Real

Seagull Method

Curated / Charming / Iconic

Part of the iconic restaurant group responsible for Heim and Kefi, Seagull Method is a gem in the heart of downtown Lisbon promising a great atmosphere, wonderful decor, and comforting food prepared with the freshest ingredients.

São Bento


Charming / Classic / Exceptional

Beautiful, spacious and light-filled, this place is great for a quick coffee break or for an hours-long meal with a friend. You can feel the french influence in the design, decoration and menu, which includes fresh baked pastries and cakes.


Thank You Mama

Comforting / Artsy / Lively

This place combines the best of coffee brewing with a love of bagels. The environment is friendly and laidback, thanks in part to the various art events, special dinners and events they host for the diverse community of Anjos.


Copenhagen Coffee Lab

Casual / Community / Iconic

These coffee enthusiasts roast their own beans and offer them alongside a delicious variety of Danish pastries and tasty breakfasts. The atmosphere is bright and casual, and a favorite among locals.

Principe Real


Unique / Trendy / Stylish

A bakery, concept store, and coffee shop all in one. With a cute little garden in the back and pleasant aura, this is the place to sit for hours with your friend.


The Folks

Curated / Comforting / Exceptional

This place prides itself on its unique approach to food and coffee — a must-visit spot for those who appreciate specialty coffee and breakfast.

Poço dos Negros

Hello, Kristof

Tiny / Elegant / Iconic

An iconic little cafe with a big common table in the center. Come for the specialty coffee, stay for the charming interior and fantastic magazine selection.


Tiffin Cafe Lisboa

Vegetarian / Peaceful / Community

A plant-based cafe with beautiful and incredibly fresh creations. The living room feel and the picturesque street where it’s located make this a neighborhood gem.



Contemporary / Charming / Aesthetic

Tucked away on a quiet street is this hybrid coffee shop, concept store and creative space. With it’s laid-back vibe and beautiful interior, this is the perfect spot for a long conversation.

Cais do Sodré

Café Janis

Popular / Youthful / Lively

This pioneer all-day brunch place in centrally located with plenty of outdoor seating for you to enjoy the Lisbon sun. Great food options, friendly staff, and quick service — even on a busy Sunday morning.



Tiny / Relaxed / Warm

An easy-going place where you get a homey feel. Come here for seriously good cookies and pastries.


Dear Breakfast

Bustling / Airy / Iconic

A legendary place with three locations in Lisbon, an ode to breakfast food. Always full of happy people having a great time and insanely good food.



Casual / Peaceful / Comforting

Excellent quality in every cup and every plate: specialty coffee combined with an all-day breakfast featuring gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian options.



Laidback / Youthful / Community

A pleasantly laidback place. This a must-visit cafe for those craving delicious breakfast burritos that will put you in an excellent mood for the rest of the day.



Beautiful / Charming / Lively

Self-proclaimed “best brunch cafe in Lisbon,” and it’s well-deserved. Founded by a couple from Ukraine, Heim kickstarted the local breakfast culture and always offers simple but delicious food served with a friendly vibe.



Effortless / Hearty / Community

An outstanding cafe serving all-day brunch. The food is inspired by the founders' life and travels in Australia & Asia and is made with seasonal, fresh ingredients.