Because you deserve to brunch like a champ, here's where to get stacked in Brighton.
You've heard of Pancake Day, but have you heard of Panquake Day? Starfish & Coffee have coined the phrase in celebration of their epic and elaborate pancake concoctions; potentially the biggest, most extravagant, and most delectable available in Brighton. We think it's a worthy title for these heavenly creations!
Topped with anything from classic flavours, such as blueberry and maple syrup, or something new, such as their banoffee pie special you would be mad to not flock to their hatch and get your fill of freshly made pancakes this Shrove Tuesday. They’ll be popped up outside our good friends at Cafe Plenty in Circus Parade, who’ll be serving up coffee to wash down the pancakes.
Crazy instagrammable with a large helping of retro chic is where you'll find Nowhere Man nestling somewhere between. These pancake connoisseur's dishes are raved about amongst the foodies in Brighton. Banana & Walnut, Blueberry and Smoked Bacon & Maple are just some of the mouth watering choices you'll find on their decadent menu. Vegan and Gluten free alternatives are available too.
Dayum these pancakes look hella fine. Wriggle on over to Moksha Caffe for a large stack of fluffy goodness. Choose from Blueberry & Maple or Banana & Toffee American style pancakes, wash it down with a Teapig matcha latte for added wholesome feels.
Pancakes with everything is how it goes down in Rock*Ola. This hidden gem in the North Laine are generous with their portions and heavy on the syrup, just how we like it. If you've got a rumblin' in the tum go for the American Style Breakfast - 2 Eggs, 2 Bacon, 2 Pattie Burgers, Hash Brown, Grilled Tomato, 3 Buttermilk Pancakes & Syrup (Veggie & Vegan options available) or if you're not feeling sweet enough, go for either a 3 or 5 stack with toppings like Nutella & Ice Cream or Banoffie & Syrup.
If you like a classic crepe, Infinity Foods Kitchen is the place to head. Using local, organic ingredients to craft their exceptional vegan pancakes, this is a stack that most definitely has your back. No bells and whistles needed for this plate of fluffy goodness, these pancakes speak for themselves.
This suave little number over on Ship Street is serving up some of the finest pancakes in town. This Smoked Back Bacon & Canadian Maple Syrup trio has your name all over it, or if you're feeling something a little healthier opt for the Greek Yogurt, Berry Compote, Honey & Seeds stack. Or if you fancy something different altogether, a Wriggle favourite is the Coho French Toast - Blueberries, Smoked Back Bacon, Banana & Maple Mascarpone. *Dribble.
Head a little further down Ship Street and you'll find specialist Coffee Roasters, Trading Post Coffee. These guys know how to break out the big guns when it comes to their pancake game. Choose from smoked Back Bacon, Blueberries, Crumbled Pecan & Maple Syrup; Caramelized Apple Slices, Blueberries & Salted Caramel or Cherry Bakewell - Greek Yogurt, Cherry Compote, Almond Syrup & Toasted Almond Flakes.