Best breakfasts in Durban

Check out the top breakfasts in Durban, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Vovo Telo
1. Vovo Telo
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20 local reviews
14 Chartwell Dr, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 561 6593
CafeBakeryStore
Shelly
Family friendly restaurant and coffee shop, known for tasty breakfasts and kids' activities such as pizza…
Leigh
Great breakfast & coffee! Freshly baked everything! Very busy on weekends.
Hilde
Bakery and restaurant Good breakfast Light lunches Relaxing atmosphere
1. Vovo Telo
1. Vovo Telo
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20 local reviews
14 Chartwell Dr, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 561 6593
Shelly
Shelly
Family friendly restaurant and coffee shop, known for tasty breakfasts and kids' activities such as pizza making.
Leigh
Leigh
Great breakfast & coffee! Freshly baked everything! Very busy on weekends.
Hilde
Hilde
Bakery and restaurant Good breakfast Light lunches Relaxing atmosphere
2. Circus Curcus Beach Cafe
2. Circus Curcus Beach Cafe
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14 local reviews
117 Snell Parade, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 337 7700
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Brandon
If you do nothing else in Durban, do this first. Having breakfast or brunch here on the promenade is a must…
Phindile
It’s just a minute from the beach, the stunning beach view while you eat is incredible. Their buffet breakfast…
Dallas
Ideal spot right on the beach to grab a great breakfast, cappuccino or an aperitif and watch the people go by…
2. Circus Curcus Beach Cafe
2. Circus Curcus Beach Cafe
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14 local reviews
117 Snell Parade, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 337 7700
Brandon
Brandon
If you do nothing else in Durban, do this first. Having breakfast or brunch here on the promenade is a must do. Service and food is…
Phindile
Phindile
It’s just a minute from the beach, the stunning beach view while you eat is incredible. Their buffet breakfast is delicious and affordable.
Dallas
Dallas
Ideal spot right on the beach to grab a great breakfast, cappuccino or an aperitif and watch the people go by on the promonade.
3. Shongweni Farmers Market
3. Shongweni Farmers Market
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35 local reviews
Shongweni Farmers Market, Shongweni
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:30 AM
031 777 4686
FoodEstablishment
Fiona
Sat 6:30-11:30 am This market oozes with stereotypical country charm. It’s almost mandatory to pack up the…
Ingrid
It is our early morning market 6:30 till 11:30 where you can get some great food, decadent treats to eat as…
Denise
This very popular outdoor country market has something for everyone. Open from 7am - 11am you can shop for…
3. Shongweni Farmers Market
3. Shongweni Farmers Market
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35 local reviews
Shongweni Farmers Market, Shongweni
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:30 AM
031 777 4686
Fiona
Fiona
Sat 6:30-11:30 am This market oozes with stereotypical country charm. It’s almost mandatory to pack up the family and dog, take a sturdy…
Ingrid
Ingrid
It is our early morning market 6:30 till 11:30 where you can get some great food, decadent treats to eat as well as a vast variety of craft…
Denise
Denise
This very popular outdoor country market has something for everyone. Open from 7am - 11am you can shop for fresh veg, have breakfast, buy…
4. Caffe Java
4. Caffe Java
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16 local reviews
South Beach Rd, Umdloti Beach
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
031 568 2664
Establishment
Norman
View that no other restaurant in the world has , Great for Breakfast and Coffee after a walk on the beach
Janet
Brilliant breakfast and breathtaking views of the sea.
Tessa
Great coffee and Breakfast spot with sea views
4. Caffe Java
4. Caffe Java
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16 local reviews
South Beach Rd, Umdloti Beach
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
031 568 2664
Norman
Norman
View that no other restaurant in the world has , Great for Breakfast and Coffee after a walk on the beach
Janet
Janet
Brilliant breakfast and breathtaking views of the sea.
Tessa
Tessa
Great coffee and Breakfast spot with sea views
5. parc.cafe
5. parc.cafe
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17 local reviews
394 Esther Roberts Rd, Durban
Closed · Opens 7:30 AM
031 205 7285
CafeRestaurantFood
Vanessa
Best breakfast in Durban and some tasty lunch options too. Not open for dinner. Also pop into the Glenwood…
Zanele
Wash delicious breakfast, brunch and lunch options down with a glass off champagne.
Louella
Good food and vibe. Vegetarian and vegan options. Open for breakfast and lunch.
5. parc.cafe
5. parc.cafe
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17 local reviews
394 Esther Roberts Rd, Durban
Closed · Opens 7:30 AM
031 205 7285
Vanessa
Vanessa
Best breakfast in Durban and some tasty lunch options too. Not open for dinner. Also pop into the Glenwood Bakery next door for some fresh…
Zanele
Zanele
Wash delicious breakfast, brunch and lunch options down with a glass off champagne.
Louella
Louella
Good food and vibe. Vegetarian and vegan options. Open for breakfast and lunch.
6. Concha
6. Concha
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13 local reviews
15 Compensation Beach Rd, Durban, 4420 Compensation Beach Rd, Durban
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
032 815 2992
CafeFoodPoint of interest
Johnny
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options. ... This is a seriously nice bakery and a lovely…
Cheryl
Lovely place to have breakfast after taking a walk along the promenade. Occasionally have live entertainment…
Loren
Highly recommended for delicious breakfasts, pastries, lunches and bakes!
6. Concha
6. Concha
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13 local reviews
15 Compensation Beach Rd, Durban, 4420 Compensation Beach Rd, Durban
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
032 815 2992
Johnny
Johnny
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options. ... This is a seriously nice bakery and a lovely place to visit in Ballito,…
Cheryl
Cheryl
Lovely place to have breakfast after taking a walk along the promenade. Occasionally have live entertainment and salsa evenings.
Loren
Loren
Highly recommended for delicious breakfasts, pastries, lunches and bakes!
7. The Glenwood Bakery
7. The Glenwood Bakery
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22 local reviews
Esther Roberts Road, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 205 0217
BakeryStoreFood
Janet
This bakery also serves breakfast and lunch. They offer a variety of gluten free products, and other healthy…
Louella
Artisanal bakery, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Great pizzas.
Stephanie
Great bread & baked goods. Delicious breakfasts.
7. The Glenwood Bakery
7. The Glenwood Bakery
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22 local reviews
Esther Roberts Road, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 205 0217
Janet
Janet
This bakery also serves breakfast and lunch. They offer a variety of gluten free products, and other healthy alternatives
Louella
Louella
Artisanal bakery, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Great pizzas.
Stephanie
Stephanie
Great bread & baked goods. Delicious breakfasts.
8. Heidi's Cafe
8. Heidi's Cafe
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5 local reviews
477 Marine Dr, Durban
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
031 467 2135
CafeFoodPoint of interest
Natalie
Lovely Coffee Shop owned by a local surfing professional who has taken to supplying patrons with awesome…
Tash
It's a very popular place - and it's our 'happy place' where you can relax with a good cappuccino, and enjoy…
Nicci From South Africa
Serves great breakfast in a relaxed environment close to the beach...based at Ansteys Backpackers. Can also…
8. Heidi's Cafe
8. Heidi's Cafe
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5 local reviews
477 Marine Dr, Durban
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
031 467 2135
Natalie
Natalie
Lovely Coffee Shop owned by a local surfing professional who has taken to supplying patrons with awesome breakfasts and the best home baked…
Tash
Tash
It's a very popular place - and it's our 'happy place' where you can relax with a good cappuccino, and enjoy the good home cooked…
Nicci From South Africa
Nicci From South Africa
Serves great breakfast in a relaxed environment close to the beach...based at Ansteys Backpackers. Can also hire surfboards there.
9. The Bike and Bean
9. The Bike and Bean
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9 local reviews
Snell Parade, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
082 773 6870
CafeFoodPoint of interest
Lindsay
They open from 5:30am/6am until 2pm. They serve the best coffee and breakfasts. All the locals go there (some…
Delwin
Enjoy a delicious coffee whilst enjoying the view of the sea. You can also hire a bike here and ride along the…
9. The Bike and Bean
9. The Bike and Bean
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9 local reviews
Snell Parade, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
082 773 6870
Lindsay
Lindsay
They open from 5:30am/6am until 2pm. They serve the best coffee and breakfasts. All the locals go there (some even run business meetings…
Delwin
Delwin
Enjoy a delicious coffee whilst enjoying the view of the sea. You can also hire a bike here and ride along the beachfront Be sure to enjoy…
10. Caffe Java
10. Caffe Java
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8 local reviews
54 Adelaide Tambo Dr, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 563 1461
StoreCafeRestaurant
Craig
Open during the day only. Has a nice relaxed and friendly vibe. Serves wonderful coffee but also has a great…
Paula
Always busy with people meeting for business breakfast and lunches, and families having fun.
David
Excellent place to have a quick breakfast and great coffee!
10. Caffe Java
10. Caffe Java
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8 local reviews
54 Adelaide Tambo Dr, Durban
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
031 563 1461
Craig
Craig
Open during the day only. Has a nice relaxed and friendly vibe. Serves wonderful coffee but also has a great menu for breakfast and lunches.
Paula
Paula
Always busy with people meeting for business breakfast and lunches, and families having fun.
David
David
Excellent place to have a quick breakfast and great coffee!
11. The morning trade market
11. The morning trade market
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6 local reviews
15A Station Drive, Berea
Closed · Opens Sunday 8:00 AM
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Sandy
Fresh breakfast and coffee on a Sunday morning. Also a cornucopia of yummy things to buy for lunch.
Joe
Sunday morning market for breakfast and local food.
11. The morning trade market
11. The morning trade market
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6 local reviews
15A Station Drive, Berea
Closed · Opens Sunday 8:00 AM
Sandy
Sandy
Fresh breakfast and coffee on a Sunday morning. Also a cornucopia of yummy things to buy for lunch.
Joe
Joe
Sunday morning market for breakfast and local food.
12. The Kwazulu Natal Society of the Arts
12. The Kwazulu Natal Society of the Arts
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30 local reviews
166 Bulwer Rd, Bulwer
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+27 31 277 1705
Art galleryPoint of interestEstablishment
Arisha
Catch an exhibit or enjoy breakfast or lunch outdoors. The shop has a good offering of gifts to take back…
Anton
The food is simple, delicious and serves everything from burgers to pastas, salads, breakfasts and coffee.
Margaret
A good display of art and a good place for breakfast or lunch.
12. The Kwazulu Natal Society of the Arts
12. The Kwazulu Natal Society of the Arts
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30 local reviews
166 Bulwer Rd, Bulwer
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+27 31 277 1705
Arisha
Arisha
Catch an exhibit or enjoy breakfast or lunch outdoors. The shop has a good offering of gifts to take back home.
Anton
Anton
The food is simple, delicious and serves everything from burgers to pastas, salads, breakfasts and coffee.
Margaret
Margaret
A good display of art and a good place for breakfast or lunch.