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Whether you want eggs benedict, Greek yoghurt, or a stifado burger, Athens has the brunch to match your midday breakfast cravings.

By Katherine Whittaker

Breakfast in burger form at Beauty Killed the Beast.

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Beauty Killed the Beast

Bel Ray

A perfectly balanced breakfast at Bel Ray.

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What better way to start the day than with a stack of pancakes?

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Latraac

Me Kolonaki

Boiled salad is the way to go at Me Kolonaki

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A technicolour array of yoghurt toppings.

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Fresko

Hippy3

A perfect eggxample of Hippy3's brunch game.

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New York Sandwiches

All right, we’ll admit, there’s nothing like a real New York bagel, but New York Sandwiches provides a decent substitute, and lots of other options for hungry brunch-goers. It’s very classic and straightforward, including omelettes, several varieties of eggs benedict, and even steak and eggs. It has a location in Syntagma and another in Ambelokipi. They’re both open until midnight, so if your breakfast cravings hit you late, you’re in luck.

“They’re open until midnight, so if your breakfast cravings hit you late, you’re in luck.”

Come to Queen Bee to satisfy your croissant cravings.

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Queen Bee

Ohh Boy

Ohh Boy's got the [baked] goods.

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Meerkat

Meerkat's lovely and comfortable interior.

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Live gypsy jazz over breakfast food? We're there.

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Zampano

Frater and Soror

Frater and Soror serves up plenty of Instagram-worthy brunch goodness.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou