26 Quick Breakfast Ideas

Busy mornings call for grab-and-go breakfasts. But what if we told you we've got delicious breakfast options that take minutes to make, with extraordinary flavor? It's true! Here are our best breakfast recipes that will keep you sustained and satisfied, especially when you're in a hurry!

Chocolate & Banana Overnight Oats

"Like dessert for breakfast! You can add more or less sugar if you want, but adding the mashed banana in helps sweeten things up a bit. You can also add 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon for even more flavor!"

-Izy Hossack

One Minute Flax Muffin

“This is the most perfect mug recipe I’ve ever tried. Lots of possible variations! I added a tablespoon of cocoa powder for a chocolate muffin, and made it in small mug for an English muffin. It’s terrific!”

-Aimee M.

15 Minute Vegan Pancakes

“I added a teaspoon of vanilla extract, and a pinch of cinnamon! Topped with banana slices and maple syrup. Such a quick and tasty breakfast!”


Bahama Mamma Breakfast Spread

“I’m addicted to this stuff! Love it on multigrain bread!”


Broiled Cheese Toast

"I make this with applesauce under the cheese. Delicious!"


Banana Parfaits

A lot of people are unsure what to do with their banana's once they've gone bad, but this is a great idea! Super simple, quick, and healthy for those hectic mornings!

Strawberry & Banana Smoothie

“I loved this smoothie! So easy, quick, tasty and healthy. I have it for breakfast!”

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Apple English Muffin Rounds

“Such an amazing little breakfast, that I chose to make it two days in a row! This is such an appetizing little dish, and it kept me full for hours. Love it!”


Microwave Egg Frittata

“This was a very good recipe. I used smoked ham instead of bacon with good results. This amount filled a 2 cup baker, and puffed up to twice its height while cooking!”


Microwave Breakfast Sandwich

"This is the quickest, easiest breakfast sandwich you can make. Variations of this recipe are very easy, just mix in what you like!"


Breakfast in a Mug

“This recipe is awesome! My dad used to make this for us growing up, just slightly differently. He ripped half a slice of bread and mixed it in with the eggs before putting them in the microwave. Delicious!”

-Momma to Five

Healthy Cinnamon Toast

“The "banana butter" is an ingenious idea! It is healthy and delicious! I like to use Earth Balance buttery spread to make vegan cinnamon toast!”


Peanut Butter Banana Toast

“It doesn't get any better than this. Perfect for breakfast, lunch, or a snack. Serve on whole grain bread and you have a meal that is good tasting, and good for you.”


Omelet in a Mug

Omelets in a mug are a great source of protein, and perfect for that on-the-go morning. You can tweak it however you like, and add more or less of your favorite things!

Easy French Toast

“I could have eaten all 8 pieces by myself. This was so good! It was super fast and easy!”


Microwave Oatmeal

"Really good and easy. We used freeze dried cherries which worked great and tasted amazing!"


Healthy Fruit Parfait

“This was a delicious and beautiful breakfast! I used a martini glass and it was just perfect!”


Avocado Toast With Za'atar

“I had a giant jar of Za'atar I was sick of saving for hummus and savory yogurt. That's when I came up with this avocado toast that rivals many of the best avocado toasts I've had!”

-Hannah Petertil

Banana Toast Brulée

This next level breakfast toast is perfect for a busy morning, or even as a sweet tooth craving!

Cottage Cheese Toast

“This was quite a treat for us! We are always looking for something new at breakfast, and although it sounds so simple, it was a very yummy recipe!”


Eggs in Clouds

“I served these eggs with blueberry muffins & sliced nectarines for a simple brunch. They were delicious! Most of the work can be done in advance with just the quick baking at the last minute!”

-Judy From Hawaii

Breakfast Smoothie

“Cottage cheese in a smoothie? It definitely works for me! I made this exactly as listed and it was a really nice way to start my day!”


Maple Banana Breakfast Shake

“I’ve made this two days in a row. I omit the peach just because I really wanted more of a "banana" flavor. I love the maple flavor!”

-RoxyGirl in Colorado

Hot Grape-nuts Cereal

“The best thing to happen to grape nuts. Very good, very quick, and very easy during that cold time of the year!"

-bobby 3

Ironman Breakfast

"Really tasty and filling. I like to add a variety of chopped fruits and nuts to it!"

-Mike Pellerin

Cinnamon Oatmeal

“Great! I am a cinnamon-aholic and the amount was good for me. I used Splenda in place of the honey and had a very pleasant breakfast! Very fast and filling.”