Breakfast for dinner is becoming increasingly popular, and it’s easy to see why! What could be better than switching things up for a night and enjoying your favorite breakfast foods for dinner time?
Whether you’re looking to whip up something simple or try out a more elaborate dish, here are some tips and recipes to make sure your breakfast-for-dinner experience is a delicious one.
When it comes to making breakfast for dinner, the possibilities are endless. To help narrow down the options and make sure your meal is as tasty as possible, here are some of our top tips:
Tips & Tricks
- Be creative with your ingredients: Don’t be afraid to think outside the box and use ingredients that aren’t traditionally used in breakfast recipes.
- Adding vegetables, lean proteins, grains, or even spicy flavors can enhance the flavor of your dish without overcomplicating things.
- Don’t forget about seasonings: Simple herbs like rosemary or thyme can really boost the flavor of your dish without overpowering it.
- Have fun with presentation: Part of what makes breakfast enjoyable is its colorful presentation– so don’t forget to add a handful of fresh-cut fruits and veggies on the side to make it look extra inviting!
20 Delicious Breakfast-For-Dinner Recipes
Ready to get started? Here are some tasty recipes that are great for breakfast AND dinner!
Breakfast Sliders are loaded with all your breakfast favorites with salty bacon, scrambled eggs, and American Cheese on Hawaiian rolls dipped in Maple Syrup butter.
These sliders are mouth-watering good and great for any meal.
Serve with a side of crispy tater tots for a full breakfast meal. Enjoy!
This Bob Evans Sausage Gravy Copy Cat recipe is the perfect breakfast comfort food – creamy and spicy gravy made with quality Bob Evans breakfast sausage and served over your favorite buttermilk biscuits.
I love how easy it is to make and serve; the only hard part is waiting for the gravy to thicken! Plus, it can easily be made ahead of time and reheated when you’re ready to enjoy it. With this recipe in your back pocket, breakfast for dinner doesn’t have to be boring anymore!
Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole has eggs, bacon, and breakfast sausage over tater tots with melted creamy cheese; this breakfast casserole is easy to make in your slow cooker or oven. Your whole family will love this breakfast any time of the day.
Before serving, top with freshly chopped chives or green onions and serve with a side of ketchup. Enjoy!
This breakfast casserole is so delicious and easy to make that it’s perfect for busy mornings or lazy weekends. You can prepare it the morning before work, then it will be ready for a hot dinner when you get home.
Breakfast Quesadilla has fresh scrambled eggs, Cheese, and bacon, in a crispy tortilla shell. Egg Quesadilla will become your new favorite way to have breakfast for dinner.
The combination of eggs, cheese, and bacon is both delicious and filling. You can also add any other favorite ingredients such as peppers, onions, tomatoes, or even ham.
This breakfast-for-dinner dish is sure to please even the pickiest eater. Enjoy!
Breakfast Charcuterie Board is my favorite of all charcuterie boards filled with fresh biscuits, Fruits, Jams, and all your favorite breakfast foods all together in one place to make the ultimate breakfast or brunch.
It’s a quick and easy way to feed a crowd, so it’s perfect for any party or easy dinner. Plus, the presentation is absolutely stunning with all of the colors and flavors!
Everyone will be raving about it long after they’ve left. Try one out today and let me know what you think!
Easy Sheet Pan Pancakes are made with a cake mix and 4 different flavors making it an easy no-fuss breakfast. No flipping or worrying about picky eaters. This Breakfast Pancake will wow your whole family.
Easy Sheet Pan Pancakes magically puff up like regular pancakes. Cut into 4 squares and top with your favorite toppings such as fresh fruit, chocolate chips, or syrup for a delicious breakfast, dinner, or snack. Perfect for busy mornings and finicky eaters! Enjoy!
Air Fryer Cinnamon French Toast Sticks are perfect for a family breakfast or anytime snack, these easy air fryer french toast sticks are browned and crispy on the outside (from the air fryer), and soft and gooey on the inside.
The rich custard flavor will have the entire family coming back for seconds (and thirds!) and it will be done in under 15 minutes for a quick and delicious breakfast.
This IHOP Copycat Stuffed French Toast is one of a kind as it combines eggs, milk, sugar, and cinnamon to create a delicious milk custard to dip your cream cheese stuffed french toast into. Once you create this it will be your new favorite breakfast on Saturday mornings.
Crockpot Apple Cinnamon Roll Casserole is so easy to make and is the perfect go-to breakfast casserole as it combines cinnamon rolls, apple pie filling, an egg custard, cinnamon, and vanilla to create a gooey breakfast treat that everyone will enjoy.
Cinnamon rolls with apple pie filling are one of my favorite combinations, and I think it will be one of yours too!
Blueberry croissant bake is an overnight breakfast that is sweet and delightful. Prep the night before and then wake up to toss your blueberry croissant in the oven! Tender, sweet blueberries and loads of cream cheese mixture.
Cracked Out Breakfast Bubble Up – I am obsessed with this casserole! Only 6 ingredients: bacon, cheddar cheese, ranch dressing mix, eggs, milk, and refrigerated biscuits. SO good! Great for breakfast, lunch, dinner, baby showers, overnight guests, and holiday mornings.
This only takes a minute to make and is ready to eat in about 35 minutes. We LOVE this quick and easy casserole!
Looking to make your favorite breakfast sandwich at home? Grab your air fryer and whip up the best air fryer copycat Egg McMuffin!
The perfect breakfast sandwich is made right in your air fryer. Get that toasty English muffin topped with meat, egg, and cheese!
Air Fryer Home Fries is my go-to for breakfast these days. I paired it with an over-easy egg and a side of bacon, and it was glorious. If you are looking for an easy home fries recipe,
I have one that will be a perfect fit. Home Fries in Air Fryer is quick, easy, and absolutely delicious. Crispy and tender potatoes, and peppers, all cooked together for one incredible side for breakfast or main dish.
Now don’t box in these breakfast potatoes just for breakfast. You can make these for lunch or dinner as well! Crispy breakfast potatoes are always welcome in our home. Give these Air Fryer or Ninja Foodi home fries a try today.
This delectable savory Bacon Egg and Cheese Biscuit Braid begins with homemade buttermilk biscuit dough. The dough is generously stuffed with smoky bacon, creamy scrambled eggs, and cheddar cheese.
It’s generously brushed with melted butter and then baked until golden. Slice it and enjoy it for a brunch treat or for a grab-n-go breakfast on the run.
These Egg & Cheese Hash Brown Waffles are just the life hack you need to simplify your breakfast routine! Just a few ingredients are all you need and you’re well on your way to breakfast euphoria. These hash browns are your new favorite way to make breakfast!
Loaded Hash Brown Breakfast Nachos will bring your breakfast to new heights, literally! The Hash Brown Waffles are piled high with your favorite breakfast staples like bacon, eggs, and cheese.
Topped off with delicious salsa and guacamole, these Loaded Hash Brown Breakfast Nachos are sure to make a tasty and exciting meal! And don’t forget the sour cream and jalapeno peppers for an extra kick of flavor. Make breakfast for dinner time more fun with this unique twist on traditional nacho dishes. Enjoy!
This is not a drill: You can make these two-inch-thick, light-as-air pancakes at home. For real. Called hotcakes—hottokēki in Japan—they’re best enjoyed with plenty of maple syrup, melted butter or whipped cream.
Looking for something simple yet tasty for breakfast? Try my Air Fryer Breakfast Pizza recipe. This is such an easy throw-together breakfast pizza that will win your kids and spouse over. A light and flaky crust, loaded with cheese, eggs, and can’t forget sausage.
I love a good breakfast pizza. This recipe is crazy simple and the Air Fryer does a fantastic job of giving the crust that golden brown texture while still being light and flaky.
This incredible country breakfast skillet recipe is not only delicious, but it’s very easy to make. It’s the perfect recipe to add to the breakfast table when having guests or for a big family weekend breakfast.
Breakfast Enchiladas are a terrific way to kick-start your day. For this version, tortillas are stuffed with cooked sausage, bell peppers, hash brown potatoes, soft scrambled eggs, and plenty of shredded pepper jack cheese.
After stuffed they’re topped with a simple and flavorful creamy salsa verde sauce, then baked until golden and bubbly. Serve them with your favorite taco toppings and enjoy them for a special breakfast, brunch, or breakfast for dinner meal.
Breakfast for dinner is a great way to switch things up and enjoy your favorite breakfast foods any time of day. With the tips and recipes outlined above, you can create delicious meals that are sure to impress family or friends.
Don’t be afraid to get creative with ingredients or presentations—the possibilities are endless! Whether it’s savory egg muffin cups, crispy potato pancakes, huevos rancheros, or breakfast burritos– there’s something for everyone at the breakfast-for-dinner table. So go ahead and give it a try – we promise you won’t regret it!