SANTIAGO — From Nutella waffles to eggs Benedict, Santiago is home to a diverse array of breakfast cafes that are sure to get your day off to an excellent start! We explored neighborhoods around the city to bring you an inside look at established favorites, as well as some newcomers. Here are ten breakfast joints that made the top of our list:
Avenida Apoquindo 7821, Las Condes, Santiago, Región Metropolitana
Buky Coffee is located only three blocks from Metro Los Dominicos. It offers a robust menu consisting of Nutella waffles, poached eggs and avocado toast, breakfast sandwiches, and fresh fruit. Their cinnamon vanilla latte is the perfect combination of sweet and spice, and offers a warm escape from brisk morning air! The interior is thoughtfully decorated with calming greens with sleek modern touches. If you’re with your dog, pull up a seat on their patio and relax under the shade of their umbrellas.
Daniel’s Bakery & Cafe
Celerino Pereira 1530, Ñuñoa, Región Metropolitana
Daniel’s Bakery and Cafe is tucked away in an elegant Ñuñoa neighborhood. The restaurant’s fun 80s theme is complete with pinball machines, Pac-Man murals, and lively music, which makes for a fun and unique atmosphere. There’s something for all breakfast lovers on the menu, including French toast, eggs Benedict samplers, mac n’ cheese, shakshuka, and many more tasty options!
Apoquindo 2827 Local 108, Las Condes, Región Metropolitana
One of Santiago’s newest cafes, Mikata offers an artisan approach to fresh and healthy breakfast food. Chef Patricio Vergara offers a menu of gourmet fresh cheese sandwiches, creamy scrambled eggs with sautéed greens and tomatoes, as well as fresh fruit and granola yogurt bowls with honey. There is also a generous selection of pastries and coffees for busy mornings on the go. Both interior design and open-air patio seating create an energizing environment ideal for meetings, first dates, and relaxed offsite workdays.
Av, Pdte Errázuriz 3724, Las Condes, Región Metropolitana
Come for the yoga, stay for the quiches. Coffee Balance is part yoga studio, part cafe. The restaurant is nestled in a charming vintage home with a sunny backyard patio and cozy upstairs studio. Enjoy savory quiches, sweet donuts, waffles, pies, brownies, and a variety of coffees. There is an array of vegan and vegetarian options as well!
Tomás Moro 1749, Las Condes, Santiago, Región Metropolitana
Wenger Haus is brimming with sweet treats, quiches, hearty breakfast platters, and fresh juices. Their staff is amicable and attentive, making you feel right at home. There is an ample amount of free parking, and the restaurant is attached to a bakery so you can bring home cakes, brownies, cheesecakes, and tarts. A generous amount of patio seating and a playground for children makes for a quintessential family environment.
Rosal 361, Santiago, Región Metropolitana
Wonderland Café offers a quirky vibe and unusual atmosphere. Upon entering the cafe, guests are greeted with whimsical decorations and receptive servers. The menu boasts a variety of options, including unique beverages, fresh cakes, oatmeal porridge, British scones, scrambled eggs, sausages, and more. An enjoyable place to fall down the rabbit hole on a Saturday or Sunday!
Almirante Pastene 31, local 48, Providencia, Región Metropolitana
Modest and charming, Eggy Cafeteria is a hidden gem located in the heart of Providencia. Although seating is limited, the cafe is relaxing and inviting. Eggy Cafetería’s staff greet you with warmth and smiles and are excited to explain the expansive menu. You can savor eggs Benedict, breakfast bowls, egg and bacon sandwiches, fresh juices, and a variety of coffee options. The menu includes vegan and vegetarian dishes, so there’s something for everyone!
Hamburgo 1818, Ñuñoa, Región Metropolitana
Delightful service, delicate pastries, and robust coffee characterize Ubuntu Café. The smell of fresh cinnamon rolls combines with a tranquil neighborhood atmosphere to fashion calm weekend vibes. Ice cream coffee is a guest favorite, combining the worlds of dessert and lattes.
Av. Cristobal Colon 6560, Las Condes, Región Metropolitana
The interior of Quererte Cafeteria is as appealing as the food they prepare. Welcoming servers make you feel right at home, and they are quick to deliver delectable caramel lattes and fresh juices. If you have a sweet tooth, their cakes, parfaits, and brownies are sure to satisfy. Bacon scrambled eggs, salmon avocado toast points, and savory quiches are also must-haves!
The Glass Restaurant
Av. Pdte. Kennedy Lateral 4422, Vitacura, Región Metropolitana
The Glass Restaurant in Hotel Cumbres Vitacura offers a remarkable breakfast buffet lineup. Enjoy stunning city views on the 17th floor while sampling scrambled eggs, bacon, sausages, a variety of pastries, and fresh fruits. Present-day interpretations of ancient Chilean recipes and traditions come to life through The Glass’ menu. A combination of luxury accommodations and fantastic eats make for a great staycation!