Balham is slightly lesser known than its neighbour, Clapham, but that doesn’t make it any less of a cool spot, trust me!
The area is popular for its independent coffee shops and bars, and it also has some cracking bottomless brunches for visitors to indulge in should they so wish.
Maybe you’ve just moved to the area and are looking for a bottomless brunch to celebrate your new pad.
Or maybe you want to venture a bit out of the surrounding areas to try something new.
Whatever your reason for picking Balham for a bottomless brunch, don’t worry, because this post is here to round up the best bottomless brunch in Balham for you! Find your favourite and book yourself in.
This article is written by Faraway Lucy writer, Lola Sherwin.
1. The Exhibit Bar & Restaurant
Address: 12 Balham Station Rd, London SW12 9SG
Phone number: 020 8772 6556
Price: £20 per person + price of brunch dish
The Exhibit is an independent neighbourhood spot with a bar, restaurant, cinema and event space.
And luckily for the brunch aficionados among us, they have a banging bottomless brunch offer, too.
They serve brunch until 3 pm, and you can add bottomless bubbles to any brunch for ninety minutes for just £20 per person.
Their brunch menu is jam-packed full of some of the best brunch classics around. Think smashed avocado on toast and the full British breakfast.
But there are also some more unique dishes such as the lobster Benedict, which features poached lobster and caviar. Even thinking about it has made me drool!
Make sure to book yourself in to avoid disappointment.
2. Megan’s On the Hill
Address: 41-43 Bedford Hill, London SW12 9EY
Phone number: 020 3468 0216
Price: £20 per person + price of brunch dish
Megan’s On the Hill is part of the collection of Megan’s which are spread out across London.
And there’s a reason they have become so popular over the last few years.
The chain of Mediterranean restaurants is renowned for serving great food and having a fab atmosphere, and their bottomless brunch fits right in with both of these.
Available on Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays, you can add ninety minutes of bottomless bubbles for £20 per person.
And to make things even better, it’s served until 6:30 pm, with the last sitting being at 5 pm.
Their brunch menu is a Mediterranean dream, with gorgeous dishes like the Turkish brunch fondue and the shakshoumi baked eggs being the perfect accompaniment to your free-flowing fizz.
3. The Cyclist
Address: 194 Balham High Rd, London SW12 9BP
Phone number: 020 8066 2070
The Cyclist is a modern gastropub that has fast become a Balham institution.
They are renowned all over for their incredible Sunday roasts, and for, yep, you guessed it, their incredible Saturday bottomless brunches.
Every Saturday from 10 am, The Cyclist serves up their wonderful bottomless brunch, and it’s easily one of the best places to go for bottomless brunch in Balham!
It includes mimosas, Aperol Spritzes, Bloody Marys and espresso martinis, which already makes it absolutely incredible before we even get on to talking about the food.
The Saturday brunch menu has both breakfast and lunch dishes on it, so no matter what mood you’re in, you’re certain to find something that tickles your fancy here at The Cyclist.
I can’t spot the price on their website, but I can assure you that however much it costs, it will most definitely be worth the price tag!
4. Haché Burgers Balham
Address: 37 Bedford Hill, London SW12 9EY
Phone number: 020 8772 9772
Price: From £30 per person
Haché Burgers Balham is a Parisian-inspired buzzy little spot serving up delicious burgers and even better brunches.
Their weekend bottomless brunch is £35 per person and is available on Saturdays and Sundays.
And to make things even better, slots last for a glorious one and a half hours.
The price includes two courses as well as bottomless Bloody Marys, Aperol Spritzes or prosecco. Or for £25 per person, you can have two courses and a selection of mocktails.
The food looks absolutely delightful, with the plant-based VLT being a standout for me.
But the weekend bottomless brunch isn’t even all that Haché have to offer you!
The generous bunch also run Gin Wednesdays, where you can have unlimited gin and tonics and any burger for £30 per person. Sounds incredible right? Mid-week dinners just got way more exciting!
5. The Regent
Address: 21 Chestnut Grove, London SW12 8JB
Phone number: 020 8772 0546
Price: £23 per person + price of brunch dish
Kickstart your weekend in the right way with bottomless brunch at The Regent.
Their bottomless brunch is available on Saturdays until 3 pm and Sundays until 1 pm, and it costs a cool £23 per person plus the price of your brunch dish.
The Regent is a cool and casual pub that often plays live music, making it the perfect little spot for a chilled bottomless brunch with your mates.
The drinks menu consists of free-flowing fizz, Bloody Marys, Aperol Spritzes and bellinis, and your bottomless slot will last for a fun-filled ninety minutes.
In terms of food, how does truffle mac and cheese sound, or a truffled eggs Benedict?
Sounds delicious, right? Then get yourself booked in for one of the best bottomless brunches in Balham.
6. Brother Marcus
Address: 9 Chestnut Grove, London SW12 8JA
Phone number: 020 3674 2141
Price: £42 per person
Brother Marcus is a chic rustic eatery serving up Eastern Mediterranean fare which is absolutely to die for.
Their bottomless brunch is of course incredible, and it’s often referenced as one of the best bottomless brunches in Balham.
For £42 per person, Brother Marcus offers you one brunch dish, one side, and bottomless prosecco, Bloody Marys, bellinis, mimosas and beers.
What more could you possibly want from a bottomless brunch in London?
They also only use locally sourced ingredients to ensure that their customers are getting the highest quality, which of course makes them even better. I mean, as if you needed any more reasons to book yourself in!
The pork pitta is calling my name and accompanied by some crispy falafel and houmous it sounds even better if that were even possible.
This is the bottomless brunch of dreams, trust me on that one!
7. The Althorp
Address: 20 Bellevue Rd, London SW17 7EB
Phone number: 020 8767 9677
Price: From £29 per person + price of brunch dish
The Althorp is a gorgeous neighbourhood pub with beautiful views of Wandsworth Common for you to enjoy while you indulge in one of the best bottomless brunches in Balham.
Their bottomless brunch is available in one and a half hour slots every Saturday between 11 am and 3:30 pm.
Prices change depending on what drink you want to accompany your brunch. If it’s prosecco or Pimm’s that you want, it’s £29 per person.
Or if you’re feeling fancy and you want to treat yourself to ninety minutes of bottomless Louis Dornier champagne, then it’ll set you back £50 per person.
I’m pretty sure the brunch dishes are included in that price, but it might be worth double-checking that just to be sure!
The brunch menu is smaller than some of the others on the list, but it’s certainly a case of quality over quantity.
It includes all your classics such as poached eggs, smashed avocado, or scrambled eggs and smoked salmon, so I’m sure you’ll find something to suit you!
8. Suburb SW11 Bar & Dining
Address: 148 Falcon Rd, London SW11 2LW
Phone number: 020 7924 7022
Price: £29.50 per person
Suburb SW11 is a cool bar that is popular among locals, and their bottomless brunch is a great deal at only £29.50 per person!
It’s available every Saturday between 12 pm and 3 pm, and for £29.50 you get two courses, as well as one and a half glorious hours of unlimited prosecco.
It’s a chilled-out bar, so is a great little spot if you want to go for a more leisurely and relaxed brunch rather than going all out in your glad rags.
Their bagel with fried egg, crispy bacon, guacamole and fresh chillies sounds right up my street. But so do most things on their menu, to be fair.
There’s a reason it made my list of the best bottomless brunch in Balham, after all!
9. The Perky Nel
Address: 7-8 Cavendish Parade, London SW4 9DW
Phone number: 020 8772 0303
Price: £16 per person + price of brunch dish
The Perky Nel is a great pub that teeters on the edge of Clapham and Balham, and their bottomless brunch is one of the most reasonably priced ones I’ve seen anywhere, let alone in London!
For just £16 per person, you can add bottomless booze to any brunch dish on Saturdays and Sundays.
A great deal and one that’s impossible to say no to, surely!
They have some great brunch dishes on offer, too, from huevos rancheros, which is one of my all-time favourite dishes, to veggie full English breakfasts and loads more.
Book yourself in for a cheap and cheerful bottomless brunch on the edge of Clapham Common.
As you can see, Balham is one of the new up and coming areas of London.
It’s packed with independents, which is always great, as it’s always important to support local. And even more so when those independent locals are as great as they are in Balham.
It’s definitely worth the short walk over from Clapham to check out some of the bottomless brunches that the area has to offer. Who knows, maybe it’ll become your new London hotspot?
They have a great little selection, too, from more traditional pub brunches to Mediterranean food to burgers for breakfast, so you’re definitely not going to be short on choice here.
It’s not hard to see why Balham is starting to give other areas of London a run for their money. It’s a really cool place and one where you’ll fit right in if you want to enjoy a chilled but fun bottomless brunch with your mates.
Find the perfect one for you and book yourself in. I can promise you you won’t regret it!