10 Best Brunch Places in Liverpool City Centre

There are plenty of fun things to do in Liverpool for students, but today we’re here to talk about brunch. From American pancakes to eggs benedict, the best brunch places in Liverpool have a lot to offer. But with so many places to choose from in and around the most popular student areas in Liverpool, it can be tricky to know where to start.

Luckily, there’s no need to worry, as we’ve compiled a list of places offering the best brunch in Liverpool city centre. Read on to discover where you could be enjoying your next Saturday morning!

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  1. Dale Street Kitchen & Bar by Shino 

“The best-cooked breakfast I have ever eaten.”

Dale Street Kitchen & Bar by Shino offers a selection of traditional breakfast and brunch meals alongside a calming, friendly atmosphere. The Classic English Breakfast is a must-try for hungover students, including everything from locally sourced sausages to rich black pudding. You can enjoy with an array of fresh juices and smoothies. Even better? Gluten-free options are available!

Address: Unit 3, Westminster Chambers, 90 Dale St, Liverpool L2 5TF

Opening hours: Mon-Sun 8:00-17:00

2. Pins Social Club 

“Amazing place, lovely efficient staff.”

If you want to tuck into some well-earned food after a spot of bowling, Pins Social Club is one of the best brunch places in Liverpool for you. You can engage in an immersive gaming experience here, perfect for those who love a bit of competition with family and friends! Try the Eggs Benedict for a classic taste of brunch.

Address: 45 – 61 Duke St, Liverpool L1 5AP

Opening hours: Sun-Thurs 9:00-00:00, Fri-Sat 9:00-2:00

3. Moose Coffee 

“Interesting variety on the menu with (unusually) a good selection for vegan/vegetarian.”

Moose Coffee celebrates American breakfast culture, making it a great place for anyone with a big appetite. This business tries to support charitable causes and environmental campaigns, allowing students to enjoy brunch in Liverpool city centre all while supporting a good cause! The Mighty Moose dish is highly recommended, with homemade potato hash, fried eggs, bacon, and toast. And the best part? Students get 10% off!

Address: 6 Dale St, Liverpool L2 4TQ

Opening hours: Mon-Sun 8:00-17:00

4. Mason’s Liverpool 

“Food was gorgeous and the staff were amazing at keeping our drinks topped up, we never had an empty glass!”

As one of the best brunch places in Liverpool, Mason’s Liverpool serves up Sunday roasts, burgers, cocktails, and bottomless brunch in a contemporary setting. Bottomless brunch is served every Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 4pm, where you can enjoy any dish from the brunch menu alongside unlimited mimosas, wine, prosecco, or beer for just £45. We recommend the honey roast gammon for students missing their Sunday roast away from home!

Address: 42 Seel St, Liverpool L1 4AU

Opening hours: Fri 17:00-1:30, Sat 12:00-1:30, Sun 12:00-00:00, Mon-Thurs Closed

5. Red Dog Saloon

“If you’re looking for a great burger, tasty wings, and some good ol’ Mac and cheese, this is the place. They don’t skimp out one sauce and everything was cooked properly and tasted great.”

Red Dog Saloon is a popular American smoker restaurant serving barbeque dishes, burgers, chicken specialities, and loaded fries, amongst traditional brunch dishes. The Peanut Butter Burger is certainly one to try! Students will also love the lively atmosphere of music and the chance to enjoy a £25 bottomless brunch for 90 minutes. Whether you want to indulge in Red Dog’s speciality cocktails or keep it simple with lager or prosecco, this place has it all.

Address: 66 Bold Street, Liverpool L1 4HR

Opening hours: Mon-Thurs 12:00-22:00, Fri 12:00-23:00, Sat 10:00-23:00, Sun 10:00-22:00

6. Carpathia Rooftop Bar & Restaurant 

“Very friendly staff and the cocktails were very good and an average price. Fabulous view from the roof terrace.”

If you’re looking for one of the best brunch places in Liverpool, pay a visit to this luxurious hotel restaurant. This brunch spot allows you to wine and dine whilst enjoying spectacular city views – perfect for a celebratory meal. Skilful mixologists are ready to whip up an array of cocktails, while talented chefs can craft specialist dishes such as Risotto al Fungi with wild mushrooms and parsley.

Address: 30 James St, Liverpool L2 7PQ

Opening hours: Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00

7. Noso 

“The food was perfect, the team was very friendly, and every other table seemed to be enjoying themselves.”

For students who want to experiment with new cuisines, Noso is one of the best brunch places in Liverpool, offering exotic Venezuelan breakfasts alongside wine, beer, and cocktails. These healthy fusion dishes cater to all kinds of diet, although the chicken wings are a must-try for meat-eaters.

Address: 215 Longmoor Ln, Fazakerley, Liverpool L9 0ED

Opening hours: Fri-Mon 12:00-21:00, Tue-Thurs Closed

8. Gusto Italian 

“Simply excellent, had a wonderful meal and thoroughly enjoyed it.”

Gusto is renowned for offering irresistible Sicilian dishes and fantastic brunch meals. You can indulge in a two-course lunch for just £16.95, and the Three-Meat Lasagne finished in Gusto’s pizza oven is a menu favourite.

Address: Edward Pavilion, Liverpool L3 4AF

Opening hours: Sun-Thurs 12:00-22:00, Fri-Sat 12:00-23:00

9. Tonight Josephine 

“Loved visiting here! Definitely a new hot spot for me.”

If a weekend lie-in is sacred to you and you want  a boozy afternoon brunch, head to Tonight Josephine where you can enjoy everything from bottomless cocktails to exciting events you’ll never have a boring time here! Event times and costs vary, but you can typically enjoy 90 minutes of bottomless booze for £39.

Address: 87-89 Hanover St, Liverpool L1 3DZ

Opening hours: Mon-Wed 17:00-1:00, Thurs 16:00-2:00, Fri 16:00-3:00, Sat 12:00-3:00, Sun 13:00-1:00

10. Flissys Coffee Shop 

“Wonderful little cafe! Dog-friendly inside and outside with a wide variety of vegan options on the menu.”

We can’t mention the best brunch in Liverpool without discussing Flissys Coffee Shop, even though it’s slightly outside the city centre. Flissys is an idyllic little spot to catch up with friends, study, or immerse yourself in a casual café date. This coffee shop has earned its place on our list for its stunning beachside location and extensive menu selection, which is sure to suit anyone from vegetarians to gluten-free eaters. The Sweet Chilli Vegan Chicken Wrap is a must-try, whilst there is also a diverse selection of cakes produced by local bakers.

Address: Bank Side Station Road, Thurstaston, Wirral, Merseyside CH61 0HN

Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 9:00-17:30

Of course, there are many other brunch places close to University of Liverpool, Liverpool Hope University, and Liverpool John Moores student halls, but we hope we’ve given you a little inspiration to get you started! Explore our blog for our other city guides.