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Butchers in Antwerpen is een hippe, rauwe tent waar je heerlijke Buttermilk pancakes of een lekkere Breakfast Burger eet.

17 Best breakfast spots in Antwerp

By Mathilde Simon
July 15, 2020

If you want to start your day off good, a breakfast in Antwerp is all you need. Whether it is because you want to read the newspaper quietly, chat with friends or cannot wake up without a strong cup of coffee; in any case, at these breakfast spots in Antwerp you’re ready for a new day!


1. Butchers Coffee

Butchers in Antwerpen is een hippe, rauwe tent waar je heerlijke Buttermilk pancakes of een lekkere Breakfast Burger eet.

Buttermilk pancakes or a tasty Breakfast Burger; at the fun, slightly raw, Butchers Coffee you can sit on the terrace or enjoy a warm cappuccino with oat milk inside.


Kasteelstraat 57, 2000 Antwerp


2. Divers

A lovely bright hotspots where you can eat the tastiest smoothie bowls! All of their products are handmade fair trade products, which are mainly organic and free from refined sugars and additives.


Volkstraat 9, 2000 Antwerp


3. Maurice Coffee & Knits

Elke zondag organiseren ze bij Maurice in Antwerpen een all-you-can-eat brunch. Wil je liever brunchen op een andere dag? Bestel dan de pannenkoekjes, salades, porridge, of kies je voor het uitgebreide ontbijt.

Located in an old, pretty cool, building, you can eat pancakes, salads, porridge, or opt for an extensive breakfast platter. Also nice: they organize an all-you-can-eat brunch every Sunday.


Korte Nieuwstraat 22, 2000 Antwerp


4. Wasbar

A hotspot where you can also do laundry; how cool is that? The place looks super hip and on the menu you will find tasty pancakes, a bagel or the Wasbar breakfast.


Graaf van Egmontstraat 5, 2000 Antwerp
Graanmarkt 15, 2000 Antwerp


5. B-NUT

Bij B-NUT eet je geen gewone wafel: je eet hier namelijk een wurger. Een combinatie van de burger en wafel, die ze gezonder hebben gemaakt dan de gewone burger broodjes dankzij alle superfoods.

Belgium is known for their waffles… But have you already heard of the Wurger? A unique concept in which the waffle and the burger are combined. The beauty of this Wurger is that it is healthier than regular burger sandwiches, because of the superfoods, spelt flour and herbs they use.


Leeuwenstraat 6, 2000 Antwerp


6. Pain Pidou

Waking up to a coffee and the smell of freshly baked bread… Pure bliss! At Pain Pidou you eat croissants, sandwiches and tasty fried eggs. Also delicious is the Pidou’s Weekend Brunch, with various breads, spreads, granola and a fresh orange juice.


Kruishofstraat 136, 2020 Antwerp


7. Barchel

A beautiful place, with lots of light and a gigantic terrace! Lovely for breakfast in good weather, where you can enjoy their classic breakfast bagel or tasty pancakes.


Van Breestraat 6, 2018 Antwerp


8. Crumbles & Beans

At Crumble & Beans there is a nice homely atmosphere, where you can enjoy a tasty sandwich, the breakfast platter or some warm oatmeal.


Lange Dijkstraat 16, 2060 Antwerp


9. Le Pain du Quotidien

A hotspot that you now see in every major city. And that’s for a reason! Because the atmosphere is pleasant, the coffee is good and the sandwiches are delicious.

For the full experience, we recommend the bakery breakfast, with bread, a croissant, an egg, spreads and a fresh juice.


Graanmarkt 6, 2000 Antwerp
Steenhouwersvest 48, 2000 Antwerp
Lange Kievitstraat 107, 2018 Antwerp
Mechelsesteenweg 45/47, 2018 Antwerp


10. Kloonies

You can enjoy breakfast and brunch at Kloonies. Here you eat granola with yogurt, croissants and tasty sandwiches.


Kloosterstraat 183, 2000 Antwerp


11. Cafématic

Ben je in het centrum van Antwerpen en heb je zin in een lekker kopje koffie, ontbijt of lunch? Stap dan zeker binnen bij Cafématic!

Another place that is ideal for a day of shopping, because Cafématic is located at the end of the Meir. A nice terrace, delicious coffee, sandwiches and a nice atmosphere are among the things you can expect here.


Vleminckveld 2/De Oude Boekwinkel, 2000 Antwerp


12. Walvis

A fancy interior, a beautiful small-scale terrace and a number of classics on the menu. Think of Eggs Benedict, toast with avocado and tasty French toast.


Walvisstraat 1, 2018 Antwerp


13. Barnini

A popular breakfast shop in Antwerp, as the bagels are absolutely delicious. Order a nice coffee and – if there is still room – a piece of cake.

Oudevaartplaats 10, 2000 Antwerp


14. Tinsel

Bij Tinsel in Antwerpen eet je heerlijke pancakes, havermout, toast of wentelteefjes. Super simpel, seizoensgebonden en huisgemaakt.

Simple, seasonal and homemade; a warm, small-scale hotspot in Antwerp where you can order breakfast such as pancakes, oatmeal, toast with peanut butter or tasty French toast.


Vlaamsekaai 40, 2000 Antwerp


15. Mirlo’s

As soon as we see an all-day breakfast somewhere, we know we’re in the right place! Because eating Mirlo’s breakfasts all day, such as the acai bowl, avocado bowl or overnight oats, definitely makes us happy.


Verbondstraat 1, 2000 Antwerp


16. Charlie’s

Charlotte is eigenaar van deze award winning koffiebar, waar de opties aan koffie je om de oren vliegen. Ook qua eten is er wat voor iedereen: voor de kleine eter, de grote eter, de vegetariër of degene die glutenvrij eet.

Charlotte owns this award winning coffee bar, where the options of coffee are endless and the breakfast menu pretty great. For the small eater, the big eater, the vegetarian or those who eat gluten-free: everything is possible.


Volkstraat 66, 2000 Antwerp


17. Kolonel Koffie

A place for breakfast in Antwerp with a raw and cool vibe, good coffee and nice breakfast. Whether you just want to read a newspaper quietly, or go to work directly behind your laptop; waking up at Kolonel Koffie is a great idea.


Montignystraat 51, 2018 Antwerp


What’s your favourite breakfast spot in Antwerp? Let us know in the comments!

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