FOOD: The Breakfast Club – Review!

It’s Pancake Day!!!  I would happily eat pancakes daily (My Old Dutch is one of my favourite restaurants, love both sweet & savoury) and so I thought I’d talk about a restaurant I went to recently that serves them!

The Breakfast Club has built up a bit of a cult following and most of their branches have queues around peak times (and always weekends) but despite this I was still desperate to see what the fuss was about.  Andrew (my handsome boyfriend) and I decided a triple date with my parents and sister & her boyfriend would be a great idea for a winter Sunday and so we made our way to it’s restaurant in Spitalfields.



We all went for the All American – pancakes, sausage, bacon, fried potatoes, maple syrup and eggs (fried for Andrew, scrambled for me) and ordered some sides of fried bread as well.  It was delicious but boy, we were full afterwards.  After washing it down with a cuppa tea (with soya!) I was ready for bed but we trotted on down to Spitalfields Market for a bit of shopping and a beer in the Ten Bells – the perfect Sunday!

I thoroughly recommend The Breakfast Club if you’re craving deliciously, sloppy, american food – it’s quite affordable at around £10 a dish and the atmosphere is great – neon signs and a quirky interior that is full of surprises – the more you look around the more you spot!

I’m hoping to do a few more restaurant reviews soon as I’m a proper foodie and want to share with you some of my fav places to hopefully you liked this post!

Have you ever been to The Breakfast Club?  What are your favourite pancake toppings?




  1. March 4, 2014 / 10:36 am

    I freaking love this place, always go to the one in Angel, but as you say there is always a massive q. The other day I had pancakes in soho with blueberries, ricotta, maple syrup and bacon. YUM xx

  2. March 4, 2014 / 11:31 am

    Never been there, but it looks like a cool place 🙂 And as for pancake toppings, I eat them with a lot of things. White sugar, brown sugar, powder sugar, syrup, jam, chocolate sauce, Nutella,… As long as it's sweet.

  3. March 4, 2014 / 11:45 am

    Love the Breakfast Club, especially the Spitalfields one!

  4. March 4, 2014 / 11:50 am

    I went to the one in Shoreditch a couple of years ago, it was lovely! My favourites are American pancakes with maple syrup and bacon and traditional crepes with lemon and sugar or banana and cream (possibly with a blob of Nutella too!) xx

  5. March 4, 2014 / 12:06 pm

    I am going to London soon I me and my boyfriend are debating going here or to Bills. Never been to either but piles of pancakes sound so good :O Lovely post Katie, more like this would be great! 😀 p.s your youtube video with the kissing/lipstick challenge made me chuckle so much. You guys are so funny together! xx

    Rachel — Claireful

  6. March 4, 2014 / 1:40 pm

    I love The Breakfast Club, their pancakes with berries, cream and maple syrup are the best!

  7. March 4, 2014 / 2:47 pm

    Every time I hear someone mention The Breakfast Club, I think about my friend Julija. I met Julija online a few years ago when she was a student studying in London. When I went to England for the second time, she met me for breakfast at that restaurant and we had such a brilliant time chatting and catching up on everything. She's since moved back to Norway, but yeah, this place always reminds me of her. I try to visit England every year and the last time I was there was in October 2014. Can't wait to come back! xx

  8. March 4, 2014 / 6:01 pm

    Cool place and the food is looking so yummy…:-)

  9. March 4, 2014 / 7:01 pm

    I really want to order the All American, it all look so good! I'm hungry now! x

  10. March 4, 2014 / 8:49 pm

    The Breakfast Club is somewhere that I'd really love to try. I want to try the apple and cinnamon french toast from there so bad! My favourite pancake topping is golden syrup. Simple but delicious!

  11. March 4, 2014 / 10:20 pm

    I blogged about this restaurant (Spitalfields branch) too.
    Happy pancake day…

  12. March 5, 2014 / 8:58 am

    I go to Dudley's Pancake House in Barnet. It's got a whole range of amazing pancakes, burgers, waffles and salads. I always take a sweet pancake and love the ones with pear and advocaat or cooked apple with toffee and butterscotch sauce and lots of cream. I also love berries and cream and nutella

  13. March 5, 2014 / 5:03 pm

    Looks delicious! I wish I lived nearer, although I'd probably end up going in far too often, haha x

    Amy |

  14. March 5, 2014 / 7:41 pm

    I am definitely going to the breakfast club in London, next month. I crave pancakes, hahah.

  15. March 6, 2014 / 1:14 pm

    I am bringing in a photo of your hair to my colorist in May. Could you post a photo of your hair in natural lighting? sorry if that seems like a silly request. and breakfast looks amazing!

  16. March 7, 2014 / 11:49 pm

    Its looks really good, My favourite topping is nutella…you can't go wrong with that.
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  17. March 16, 2014 / 9:59 am

    The food looks absolutely delicious!

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