Breakfast Joints in and around MG Road, Bangalore

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Breakfast is believed to be the most important meal of the day. Looking for that perfect start to the day with a coffee just shy of being an elixir? Look no further than our very own MG Road, if you are in Bangalore. With places that evoke a sense of history, elegance and timelessness, MG Road serves up breakfast with style every day of the year.

70 Brigade Iris Hotel, Brigade Road

Located right next to Eva mall, the hotel has everything from stunning rooms to a soothing spa and an elegant restaurant that serves sumptuous meals all day long. It is the perfect location to begin an all-day rendezvous at the commercial hub of Bangalore, MG Road.

The Iris hotel is an elegant affair for those looking to eat a variety of cuisines without having to visit three different restaurants. Despite the mix of cuisines, the place serves a breakfast and lunch buffet that looks more like a feast. The a la carte menu is exhaustive and patrons can choose from a wide range of options for every meal.


  • Must try items: Sandwiches, salads and burgers
  • Timings: 7.00 AM to 10:45 PM
  • Cuisine: Indian, Continental, Pan-Asian, Italian and American
  • Price: Breakfast buffet = Rs. 325; on an average the price of a meal for two will amount to Rs. 1,000
  • Payment methods: Cash and all major credit cards
  • Meal type: Breakfast, lunch, dinner and quick bites
  • Address: Brigade Iris Hotel, 70, Brigade Road, Bangalore – 560025. Next to Eva mall
  • Phone: +91 80 40555 888/ +91 97313 88873

Bombay Dreams, Brigade Road

If you are looking for a casual place that serves up soul food, then look no further than Bombay Dreams on Brigade Road. A casual place with plenty of “outdoor” seating, the self-serve restaurant offers a wide range of food from southern delicacies to street foods straight from the gullies of Bombay. The chai and the vada pavs are somewhat of a specialty in this humble restaurant.

Quick Facts

  • Must try items: Paranthas, pulaos, vada pav, chaat and tea
  • Timings: 8.00 AM to 12.00 AM
  • Cuisine: Indian, American and café
  • Price: Rs. 300 for two people (Approx.)
  • Payment methods: Cash and all major credit cards are accepted
  • Meal type: Breakfast, lunch, dinner and quick bites
  • Address: 157, shop no. 5&6, St. Patrick’s Complex, Brigade Road, Bangalore – 560025
  • Phone: +91-80-4099-0886/ +91 94489 05126

Vasudev Adigas, MG Road

Although it is one of the many quintessential “darshinis” in India, Vasudev Adigas boasts of a warm service and delicious food. An all vegetarian restaurant, the place serves up sumptuous dosas, soups, meals and chaats.

The restaurant follows the dozens of other adigas chains in the city. The ground floor is a self-service area with slightly cheaper prices and no seating area. The first and second floors are air conditioned units with service and the same food. So if you are looking for a really quick bite and don’t mind being jostled around then the ground floor is your best bet.


  • Must try items – Coffee, dosas and chaats
  • Timings – 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM
  • Cuisine – Indian, Indo-chinese and café
  • Price –Rs. 300 for two people (Approx.)
  • Payment methods – Cash and all major credit cards are accepted
  • Meal type – Breakfast, lunch, dinner and quick bites
  • AddressVasudev Adigas, 21/24, Next to Trinity Metro Station, MG Road, Bangalore-560042
  • Phone – +91-84960-18666/ +91 84949 11153

MTR 1924, St. Marks Road

If you are looking for an authentic South Indian breakfast, then this is definitely the best place to be in on a Sunday morning. Having been around for a really long time, the staff at the restaurant seem to have a routine set in stone. Don’t expect any frills and confetti, the place is strongly reminiscent of the yesteryear and is unapologetically so.

The idlis, vadas and dosas have that extra oomph that makes you take one more bite even if your pant button is dangerously close to splitting. The chutneys are tasty, the portions are generous, the price is just right and if you need one more reason to go, the coffee is the best ever.


  • Must try items – Idlis, vadas, coffee and dosas
  • Timings – 7.00 AM to 8:30 PM
  • Cuisine – South Indian
  • Price – Approximately costs Rs. 300 for two people on an average.
  • Payment methods – Cash and all major credit cards are accepted.
  • Meal Type – Breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.
  • Address –  29, White House, Ground Floor, St Marks Road,, Bangalore- 560001
  • Phone – +91-80-2211-8083

Ullas Refreshments, Utility Building, MG Road

If you are a student, a young executive or a house wife looking for a quick bite before shopping on MG Road, chances are that you will stop at Ullas refreshments. The place has fed generations of hungry patrons looking for tasty South Indian food. It is an institution that has become a part of the fabric that defines MG Road. For those of you who are vegetarians, this place is a pure vegetarian restaurant.

The restaurant has plenty of outdoor seating and indoor seating. While the food is reason enough to visit, the terrace seating gives one a unique perspective of the mad hustle and bustle of the sea of people constantly flowing in MG Road.


  • Must try items – idlis, meals and dosas
  • Timings – 9.00 AM to 10.00 AM
  • Cuisine – South and North Indian and Indo-Chinese
  • Price – Approximates costs Rs. 350 for two people
  • Payment methods – Cash and all major credit cards are accepted.
  • Meal type – Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Address – 1st Floor, Public Utility Building, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bangalore- 560001
  • Phone – +91-80-2558-7468

Sree Sagar, Near Garuda Mall, Ashok Nagar

An unremarkable façade successfully disguises a restaurant that serves delicious food at a price that will make your tummy and wallet smile at the same time. The interior of the restaurant is not distinguishable from millions of other air conditioned restaurants in the country.

The food however, is a tasty story. From South Indian to Chinese cuisine, the eatery serves up fresh steaming food that is a gastronomical experience just waiting to take off. With plenty of parking, outdoor seating and air conditioning, it might be the perfect escape from the heat of summer and the relentless traffic that has come to be definitive of Bangalore.


  • Must try items – Paneer roll, gobi 65, gobi Manchurian, ghee veg dosa and bisibelebath
  • Timings – 7.00 AM to 10.00 PM
  • Cuisine – Indian and Indo-Chinese
  • Price – Rs. 250 for two people (Approx.)
  • Payment methods – Cash and all major credit cards
  • Meal type­ – Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Address – 30, Markham Road, Behind Garuda Mall, Ashok Nagar, Bangalore- 560025
  • Phone – +91-98455-88226

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