The Breakfast Group was founded in 1991 by Eric Yu and Connie O'Donovan. Eric and Connie had very different professional backgrounds, one in finance and the other in operations. Both very experienced and passionate about the hospitality industry.
Their first venture was Villa Stefano in Holborn. After their immense success it was quickly followed by the launch of venues such as Bar Rumba, Substation Soho and South, Saint, Jerusalem, Social London and Nottingham, The Annexe, Pop, Opium, Grand Central, Punk, Opium Dean Street, Punk, Maya, Salvador and Amanda - Covent Garden and Bloomsbury and finally Opium Chinatown.
Over the years The Breakfast Group have been awarded on multiple occasions - Best Multiple Operator (Flavour Magazine), and Eric Yu, Most Influential Individual (Theme Magazine).
Their current portfolio consists of Salvador and Amanda Covent Garden, Salvador and Amanda Bloomsbury, Opium Chinatown, Jerusalem, The Social and Bar Rumba. With a search for further projects that will undoubtedly add something to the food and drink landscape of London.