The Breakfast Club Canary Wharf

The Breakfast Club never got a sequel.

That is, the seminal ’80s coming-of-age movie The Breakfast Club. Not the Soho-based brunch spot. Because that has seven follow-ups, and counting.

The latest is Canary Wharf-based, and looks like the lovechild of a glitzy casino and a 1970s working men’s club, with wooden tongue-and-groove wall panelling, retro tangerine lino and, naturally, a giant custom-made disco ball in the entrance hall.

And, just for you – in a manner not entirely dissimilar to the chefs skilfully preparing your breakfast – we have picked, diced up and artfully arranged the tastiest bits of the establishment thus:

1) The food. You’ll find all the classics that inspire those loyal queues round the block at their other branches – not just staples like pancakes and bacon, eggs royale and the full English; but twists like the artichoke and sun blush tomato hash, and the Mexican breakfast classic, huevos rancheros – fried eggs with refried beans and chorizo.

Breakfast Club Canary Wharf

2) The drink. Of course, as we’ve come to expect from TBC, there’s more to this eatery than meets the eye. Head down a corridor and you’ll find yourself in the Breakfast Pub – a less successful 80s film, but a very successful evening den serving er, more breakfast, quality sandwiches, beer and cocktails.

3) The entertainment. When they’re not too busy piling up pancakes, the Club also plays host to a big, boozy, bottomless Saturday afternoon party (why pretend it’s brunch: this is pre-drinks) with a fleet of all-singing, all-dancing drag queens to serenade you through 2 hours of non-stop fizz, beer and party games.

Needed a new party spot? Bingo.


NOTE: The Breakfast Club Canary Wharf is open daily 8am-4pm, with the Pub open Tues-Sat, 4-10pm. You can reserve yourself a table HERE.

The Breakfast Club Canary Wharf | Unit CR30, Level Zero, 1 Crossrail Place, E14 5AR

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The Breakfast Club Canary Wharf

Unit CR30, Level 0, 1 Crossrail Place, Canary Wharf, E14 5AR
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