The festive season is fast approaching and you may already have a shopping trip planned to Southampton to pick up all the things you need for Christmas. If you want to make a day of it, why not start your day off with a spot of brunch? Whether you fancy heading to one of the well-known names or chains or if want to try one of our indies, we have plenty of choice for your perfect brunch spot.
Enjoy a relaxing morning with the family before heading into the city for a family brunch. Some of our tempting brunch spots which are ideal for families include:
Set just outside Westquay Shopping Centre, Bill’s is ideally located if you are planning a brunch and shopping combo with the family. Take your pick from a breakfast menu (served until 11.30am) and a burger and sandwich menu from 11.30am. The pancakes are a sure to be a hit with the younger members of your family!
Open daily from 8am, Mettricks Guildhall is found within our Cultural Quarter. Explore the extensive brunch menu with different options including Grilled Peaches and The Forest Bap. You’ll also find several vegan options too, and of course, coffee is a must here!
This laid-back café on the edge of Southampton Old Town serves Traditional English fry-ups, pancakes and an extensive lunch menu. The kids will love the milkshakes and ice cream floats available too!
Celebrate Pancake Day throughout the year at Stakks, located in the Marlands Shopping Centre. Opt from a menu of sweet or savoury pancakes with a separate children’s menu also available.
This Carribbean themed chain restaurant in the Cultural Quarter serves breakfast and brunch every day 10am – 3pm and until 5pm on Sundays. Try one of their breakfasts with a Caribbean twist like their Smashed Avo & Poached Eggs (pictured) or opt for something different such as Hunny Bunny Yardbird. Bottomless brunch options are available for the grown ups plus, there’s a kid’s menu available too.
If your plan is to go shopping with the girls, or perhaps you fancy a different kind of date then why not start your day off with a bottomless brunch? Many of our bars and restaurants open their doors early for you to sample cocktails whilst enjoying some hearty food. Take your pick from some of the options below…
Found in the Bedford Place area of the city, Funky Flamingo offers bottomless brunches are every Saturday from 1pm-5pm. Two rooms are open so choose from Room 1 for a chilled brunch or Room 2 which has a DJ and dancing. Non-alcoholic brunches are also available.
Sample meals from the Rainforest Rampage brunch and drinks menu at Grumpy Monkey, in Southampton’s Cultural Quarter. £30 per person to include one brunch choice and unlimited drinks from the brunch menu. Prosecco anyone?
This stylish, modern bar on Oxford Street has a Bottomless Brunch menu on Saturdays (12noon-2pm or 2pm-4pm) and Sundays (2pm-4pm). Bottomless Prosecco and a selected cocktails including Aperol Spritz and Woo Woos are available. Pre-booking is essential.
You’ll find this bar on Above Bar Street. Revolucion de Cuba’s Bottomless Brunch includes a brunch dish of your choice and 90 minutes of bottomless drinks with premium and alcohol-free options also available.
In Bedford Place, XOXO has an extensive breakfast and brunch menu with many of the ingredients sourced locally. A Bottomless Brunch option is also available for 2 hours between 9.30am-3.30pm.