Whether you’re craving for the classics, an all-American breakfast or some Asian delights, we have got you covered with these 10 restaurants, which serves you some of the best breakfast dishes to compliment your ‘brekkie’ moods. For an added bonus, some of these restaurants serve breakfast well into the day and night!
1. Toby’s Estate – For an Aussie brekkie
Toby’s Estate, an establishment from down under, has risen to popularity far too quickly with four outlets in just two years, all thanks to its hearty as well as healthy Australian-style meals, which goes along perfectly with its premium coffee selections. We’re talking about buttermilk fried chicken on corn frittata, brioche French toast, ricotta pancake, breakfast burger, and a breakfast burrito, to name a few. And if you’re looking for a less “carby” option, the menu also consists of an array of healthy, superfood meals such as kale and quinoa salad and breakfast berry bowl. Catch Toby’s Estate brunch menu in any of its four outlets – PIK Avenue, Pondok Indah Mall 2, Grand Indonesia and Mall of Indonesia – before 5 pm every day.
Address: PIK Avenue Mall, Ground Floor, Jl. Pantai Indah Kapuk, Jakarta Utara
P: (+6221) 2257 0966
Address: Pondok Indah Mall 2, Lantai Ground, Jl Metro Pondok Indah, Pondok Indah, Jakarta Selatan.
P: (+6221) 7592 0533
Address: Grand Indonesia Mall, West Mall, Ground Floor, Jl. MH Thamrin, Jakarta Pusat
P: (+6221) 2358 0135
Address: Mall of Indonesia, Ground Floor, Jl. Boulevard Barat Raya, Kelapa Gading, Jakarta Utara
P: (+6221) 2245 7922
2. Loewy – For a boozy brunch
What is a better way to start the day than with a boozy brunch, especially on the weekends? Popular amongst young urbanites and professionals, Loewys – located in the bustling side of the metropolitan Mega Kuningan – has always been known for whipping up some killer cocktails. So treat yourself to a Bloody Mary while gobbling up on some English breakfast or salmon gravlax bagel with cream cheese or ricotta pancakes at this semi-outdoor joint either before 11 am to get the breakfast menu or between 11 am to 4 pm for the brunch menu instead. Trust us when we say that you will leave Loewy feeling full, satisfied and pleasantly buzzed.
Address: Jl. Lingkar Mega Kuningan E4.2 No. 1
P: (+6221) 2554 2378
3. Benedict – For the classics
Located at one of South-East Asia’s largest and most prominent malls – Grand Indonesia, Benedict is a chic yet casual restaurant that is busy at all stages of the day. Benedict offers all-day breakfast and is especially known for one of our favorites – eggs benedict (duh!). Aside from the classic brekkie dishes, you can expect to find other unique options such as Egg in Jar, Japanese benedict, and avocado toast as well.
Address: Grand Indonesia Mall, Lower Ground, East Mall, Jl. MH Thamrin, Jakarta Pusat
P: (+6221) 2358 1238
4. Gordi HQ – For coffee enthusiasts
Gordi HQ – a humble two-story, glasshouse building in the quiet side of South Jakarta, Cilandak – is a haven for coffee enthusiasts. Known for its fabulous selection of the best coffee blends, Gordi HQ carefully chooses its beans from different coffee roasters in Indonesia and sometimes overseas. To go with your superb cup of coffee are some of Gordi HQ’s favorite breakfast munches and light bites including melted grilled cheese salted egg chicken fingers (hand-battered chicken fingers with salted egg aioli dip), hand-cut fries, various types of croissants and Gordi’s cookies, to name a few.
Address: Jl. Jeruk Purut Dalam No. 25, Jakarta Selatan
P: (+6221) 22785171
5. HOURS – for the early birds
For those who live at North Jakarta, especially Kelapa Gading area, Hours has got your brekkie needs covered from coffee to light bites and heavy fares between 8 am to 10 am every day. Some of the savory favorites include egg on a cloud with sausages and mushrooms or frittata (potato omelet), while sweet-tooth folks can go for the brioche French toast served with either banana and salted caramel sauce or jackfruit and kaya sauce. Hours is also known for its choices of a superfood, especially chia seeds pudding and acai bowl. So be sure to drop by before noon to enjoy a range of sweet and savory breakfast dishes here.
Address: Jl Boulevard Bukit Gading Raya No.1, Kelapa Gading, Jakarta Utara
P: (+6221) 45858134
6. Baconerie – For the American classics
Head on to Kemang where you can find Baconerie, a humble little spot that brings good ol’ rustic American style breakfasts to this side of the world, think – bacon and egg tartine, truffle scrambled eggs, avocado toast, pastrami hash, croissant BLT and one of their favorites, Baconerie platter, which consists of two fresh farm eggs of your choice, two cured meat of your choice, mushroom and strawberry jam toast. Aside from their all-day breakfast, make sure to check out their pastry counter where you will find an assortment of ooey-gooey treats like chocolate chip cookies, cinnamon rolls, and brownies to go with your American brekkie.
Address: Jl. Benda Raya No. 1C, Kemang, Jakarta Selatan
Tel: (+6221) 7883 8291
7. Antipodean – For a pet-friendly spot
There ain’t no better company than our four-legged friends, but finding a restaurant that is pet-friendly yet delicious is an arduous task in J-town. Here to change that is Antipodean, a small café in Kemang, which not only serves both sweet – such as crepes and waffles – and savory – like eggs benedict and smoked salmon omelet – delectable breakfast dishes all times of the day, but also allows you to bring your furry little friend to join in on the fun. Be sure to come earlier to grab an outdoor spot for you and your furry bestie.
Address: Kemang Hero Complex, Jl. Kemang Selatan 1, Jakarta Selatan,
Tel: (+6221) 719 2364
8. GIOI Cookery & Plantery – For an eco-friendly Asian brunch
Nestled in one of Jakarta’s most prime hub for food & beverage, Senopati, GIOI steps out of the conventional brunch dishes by focusing on sophisticated Asian cuisine. Some of their signature brunch worthy dishes are Gioi’s Crispy Duck; a Balinese inspired dish with the duck marinated overnight, chicken and three kinds of homemade sambals; matah, uleg, and panestanan, as well as Salmon Lodeh; an elevated traditional dish of thick vegetable stew. Another plus, GIOI practices “farm-to-table” concept, where all the ingredients are harvested and delivered from their very own hydroponic farm located in a small town an hour away from the capital.
Address: Jl Senopati No. 88, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta Selatan
Tel: (+6221) 721 1468 / 721 1480
9. Sophie Authentique – For the love of bread
Sometimes all you need is fresh, homemade bread for breakfast – so here comes Sophie Authentique, a bakery popular for its incredible classic pastries and bread – think, butter croissants, canele, baguette, and brioche – that are made with love using authentic French recipes. You get to enjoy these bread warm and fresh from the over at any of its four humble and homey outlets around town – Kemang, Cipete, Cikajang, and Kuningan – or take it “to-go” instead.
Address: Jl. Kemang Raya No. 55, Kemang, Jakarta Selatan
P: (+6221) 2271 7066
Address: Kuningan City, Ground Floor, Jl. Prof Dr. Satrio, Kuningan, Jakarta Selatan
P: (+6221) 5010 1400
Address: Jl. Cipete Raya No. 11, Fatmawati, Jakarta Selatan
P: (+6221) 765 6364
Address: Jl. Cikajang No. 48, Senopati, Jakarta Selatan
P: (+6221) 726 3038
10. Burgreens – For the vegan hearts
With ‘I taste so naughty but I am actually healthy’ as their tagline, Burgreens will leave you feeling satisfied, healthy and guilt-free, all day, all thanks to its exceptionally wide-range of vegetarian, vegan as well as raw food options. From light fares such as tempeh gomasho salad, vegan gyoza and a variety of berry bowls, to heavier fares like raw pad thai, raw kale pizza, vegan ramen and a variety of vegan burgers, you will be spoiled for veggie breakfast choices here! And the best part, you get to enjoy these meals in any of its six outlets – Pacific Place, Dharmawangsa, Pondok Indah Mall, Menteng, Oakwood, and Neo Soho -around Jakarta!
Address: Pacific Place Mall LG #18, SCBD, Jakarta Selatan
P: +6221 579 73815 / +62 8788 200 5070
Address: Jl. Wijaya II no. 73, Dharmawangsa, Jakarta Selatan
P: +62878 8898 92010
Address: Pondok Indah Mall Street Gallery Lt. 1, Jl Metro Pondok Indah, Jakarta Selatan
P: +62878 7522 2230
Address: Jl Wahid Hasyim No.47, Menteng, Jakarta Pusat
P: +62859 5966 2888
Address: Jl Mega Kuningan Barat, Oakwood, SetiaBudi, Jakarta Selatan
P: +62878 2227 5180
Address: Jl Letjen S. Parman No.28, NeoSoho, Jakarta Barat
P: +62878 2227 5180
By: Divyha Pridhnani-Bhojwani