Hangzhou is not only a place boasting stunning natural beauty and a rich cultural heritage, but it is also a heaven for food lovers. Here is a look at ten of the best spots for brunch in the city.
Housed in a three-storey building, Eudora Station is a western style restaurant offering sandwiches, soups and pastas. The staff are welcoming and fluent in English. The roof terrace is the best spot to dine during the summertime.
Address: No 101-7 Nanshan road, Shangcheng district, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 11am-2am
Homestead Coffee is a Korean cafe that aims to provide dishes in a homely atmosphere. The menu is mainly traditional Korean food and some western snacks. The coffees are a delight, especially the sweet potato latte and chestnut latte.
Address: No 88 Jiaogong road, Xihu district, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 9am-9pm
With huge floor-to-ceiling windows, Tiny Salt is a bright restaurant offering a wide range of western foods, such as American steak sandwiches, Italian pizzas and different kinds of coffee. The environment is cozy with modern furniture and plenty of plants.
Address: No 377 Qianjiang road, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 9.30am-9pm, Tuesday to Sunday
Featuring a loft decoration style, the two-storeyed Maan Coffee mainly serves Korean-style food, deserts and drinks. The most popular dishes are the fruit waffle set, ice cream pancake set and the wide range of sandwiches. One of the unique features of Maan Coffee is that it provides diners with teddy bears to cuddle while they are waiting for their food. The brunch sets are creative and tasty.
Address: No 277 Wulin road, Xiacheng district, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 9am-midnight
As an American chain restaurant in Hangzhou, Element Fresh is a good place to enjoy fresh and tasty food in a spacious and comfortable dining environment. If weather permits, outdoor tables are also available. It offers a nice global menu that is regularly updated with new options. The food ingredients are fresh and of high quality. Salads, sandwiches, juices and smoothies are among the most popular dishes.
Address: No 701 Fuchun road, B1 Mixc Mall, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 11am-10pm, Monday to Friday; 10am-9.30pm, Saturday&Sunday
With the motto "nothing but art & food", Russell Coffee is a two-storey restaurant featuring Victorian decor and artful lighting. It serves an array of unique and delectable food which combines Taiwan and western food styles. The squid ink pasta drowned in garlic white wine sauce with broccoli is recommended and the traditional English breakfast is available in the morning.
Address: No 263 Junpeng road, Shangcheng district, Hangzhou
Working hours: 9.30am-midnight
Brunch 304 is an Aussie style brunch place that serves brunch all day and every day. Here you can enjoy healthy, wholesome and filling dishes with a strong emphasis on healthy greens, especially avocados. There are tasty salads, eggs benedicts, house-baked rye bread, fresh squeezed juice blends and premium coffees. Pizza, pasta and meat entrees are also available.
Address: 104, Buliding 4 Kerry Centre, No 385 Yan'an road, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 10.30am-10pm
Oakleaf Western Restaurant
The Sunday Roast Brunch represents family and friends like no other meal. At Oakwood, their traditional "London Pub" Roast Sunday Brunch brings this stalwart of British traditions to Hangzhou. Enjoy lavish servings of a roasted meat, Yorkshire pudding, roasted potatoes and vegetables along with a nice refreshing pint of Samuel Smiths, a British ale.
Address: 3F, South Tower, Oakwood Residence Hangzhou, No 28 Jiaogong Road,Hangzhou
Opening hours: 11.30am-2pm
Moka Bros has all the right things for brunch: poached eggs, build-your-own toast, and lots of avocado, with the side benefit of being healthy and wholesome. Grab your weekend brunch on the breezy terrace and watch the world pass by, and your Sunday is set.
Address: Hangzhou Kerry Center, No 268 Qingchun road, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 10.30am-10pm, Sunday to Thursday; 10.30am-10.30pm, Friday&Saturday
Zhi Wei Guan
If you fancy some traditional Hangzhou cuisine as brunch, Zhi Wei Guan is a good choice, a local restaurant founded in 1913. Here you can try dim sum, snacks and desserts. It has some of the best traditional Hangzhou cuisine dishes, enough to satisfy food lovers of all kinds.
Address: No 83 Renhe road, Shangcheng district, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 8am-9pm
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