We love Brixton Village; creatively and culturally diverse with shops selling everything from vintage clothing to yams and red snapper, it’s a stunning visual playground and an assault on the senses.

Nestled right at the heart of the village between a fishmongers and a Chinese street food restaurant, is French & Grace: a small but perfectly formed café specialising in modern British and Middle Eastern cuisine.

Famous for their lunchtime wraps with fresh homemade falafel and grilled hummus, French & Grace also have a modest but brilliant brunch menu available from 11am. Chorizo jam on toast with avocado and a sumac fried egg, harissa baked beans on sourdough or if you’re feeling really hungry the ‘Full Lebanese’ are all available alongside daily specials.

With friendly staff, excellent music and free Wifi - the quaint café is an ideal location to enjoy a lazy morning meal whilst soaking in the worldly surroundings. During the Summer months, we’ve been known to stay for the iced latte and Affogato – an indulgent but very necessary treat…