Breakfast and brunch come in all shapes and sizes in Manchester. This can make decision making a difficult task, and with so much choice across the city you could end up wasting precious minutes faffing around instead of noshing on incredible foods. So don't waste anymore time going hungry - whether you're searching for the cure or arranging a fancy afternoon out, we've got you covered. Here's our pick of the best places to get your fix in the city:
Open for nearly a decade - this place is still killing it. Coming here you'll be treated to the best of the best of American diner food. Yes, that's everything from pancakes to eggs Benedict, great coffee and stacked sambos. What more would you want?
The Koffee Pot
If you're looking for a greasy spoon without the grease - The Koffee Pot is your spot. It's as clean as the fry comes. We recommend the full Irish which is like an English breakfast but with the addition of a key ingredient - white puddings. You'll get great value for money and a beast of a feast here.
Come here with a hangover. Why you ask? Cause you'll find the cure right here. Grab a chilled beer and order their signature burger and you'll be sorted. And if you're feeling extra wild get the waffles or cheesecake for dessert, ye mad thing ye. Just look at those photos...
Gorilla really is the all-rounder - it's favourite amongst locals for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and playtime. Not many places can be this versatile but we have to say, their brunch is a heavy contender on this list. They serve their brekkie/brunch til 4pm and their menu has everything from eggs to hotdogs. Get in!
These guys featured on our top bars list recently and with four locations across the UK, it's hard to pick holes in this brilliant operation. Without a doubt you must come here for a boozy brunch. It is always packed to the brim but that doesn't hamper the staff - your cocktails will be served in world-record time and with a smile.
San Carlo [Cicchetti]
If your in the market for a fancy brunch San Carlos will hit the spot. This Italian inspired eatery makes the perfect place for a family get together or a special occasion. Come well heeled and treat yourself to any one of their fabulous cocktails.
Giraffe offers everything from breakfast right through to dinner but it's really their brunch trade which has guaranteed a spot on this list. Their menu is simple, short and all dishes are made using th finest and freshest ingredients. Perfect for a quick feed without the fuss.
Home Sweet Home
Do everything the opposite to what your parents taught you here - eat your dessert for breakfast, no questions asked. Gorge on their amazing cakes and forget about the savoury options just this once okay? Sweet tooth obligatory. 'Nuff said.
North Tea Power
If you're looking for a midweek pick-me-up then look no further than North Tea Power. Serving up incredible coffee and breakfasts you'll be ready to take on the day ahead after a quick stop here or you can choose to stay and work remotely for a few hours. Their specialty is tea so make sure you experiment!
Last but by no means least, the Teacup Kitchen is a favourite amongst the locals, which is always a very, very good sign. And when we say locals, we mean the local hipsters. This fun, quirky place has won the hearts of many for their great staff, even better food and absolutely incredible sweet treats. Mmmm...