29 Vegan Breakfast Recipes You’ll Want to Eat All Day Long

29 Vegan Breakfast Recipes You’ll Want to Eat All Day Long

Often cited as the most important meal of the day, breakfast is extremely versatile. Your morning repast can be sweet, savory, fruity, or grainy.

Adaptability aside, a balanced breakfast can set a person up for whatever the morning has in store, whether that be a hectic commute or a dedicated gym session. For a hearty plant-based start to the day, here are 29 vegan breakfast ideas to get you going.

29 Vegan Breakfast Recipes You’ll Want to Eat All Day Long


Vegan Breakfast Ideas
Soak chia seeds in almond milk and blend with bananas for breakfast on-the-go. | The Roasted Root

1. Banana Bread Chia Pudding

The humble chia seed has become a superfood A-lister in recent years, thanks to its high levels of omega 3 and amazing thickening abilities. This recipe soaks the seeds in almond milk and other flavorings before blending with mashed bananas.

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Vegan Breakfast Ideas
Try these protein-packed breakfast tacos. | The Simple Vegan

2. Vegan Breakfast Tacos

As store-bought taco shells are usually fried, this recipe even includes instructions on how to make your own out of corn or wheat tortillas. Once they are done, they are stuffed with black beans, tofu, and peppers for an early morning protein punch.

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Take your breakfast to the next level with this avo-mushroom toast. | Micadeli

3. Mushroom Toast

Take your avo toast to the next level with this vegan mushroom toast recipe. This toast is loaded with healthy good fats. In addition to avocado and mushrooms, it features garlic, basil, and pine nuts. You can enjoy this creamy avo-mushroom toast any time of the day.

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Start the day right with a Vegan MacDaddy. | Carrots and Flowers

4. Mac Daddy Vegan Breakfast Sandwich

This recipe involves taking traditional breakfast foodstuffs, such as sausages and hash browns, then slapping them in between two buns smothered in Daiya cheese. Clearly, the inventor is a genius.

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Vegan Breakfast Ideas
Use almond milk instead of eggs to make this French toast. | Minimalist Baker

5. Basic Vegan French Toast

Known in its namesake country as pain perdu (lost bread) this breakfast classic is thought to have been invented as a way of using up stale slices. Usually made by soaking the bread in whisked egg, this recipe uses almond milk and chia seeds to give the toast a fluffy coating.

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Vegan Breakfast Ideas
Start your day with a breakfast quiche. | Holy Cow

6. Vegan Chorizo Breakfast Quiche

Full of herbs and green veg, this vegan chorizo quiche is an especially flavorsome start to the day.

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Indulge in the morning with breakfast churros. | Chicano Eats

7. Vegan Churros with Salted Caramel Sauce

Often enjoyed as a dessert or a carnival snack, churros con chocolate is traditionally a breakfast dish. This recipe makes the fried dough fingers out of flour, cinnamon, and water.

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Hark back to the Victorian era with kedgeree | Quite Good Food

8. Vegan Kedgeree with Jackfruit and Lentils

This Indian dish was brought back to the UK during the British colonial era and was popular with breakfasting Victorians. This recipe replaces the traditional smoked haddock with flaky jackfruit.

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Vegan Banana Oat Crepes Make It Breakfast Anytime Of Day
These banana-oat crepes are delectable. | Hazel and Cacao.

9. Banana Oat Crepes

For a delicious, yet equally sweet, breakfast, try making these vegan banana, oat, and buckwheat crepes. Fill the crepes with berries for a decadent breakfast—or dessert!

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Enjoy this hearty vegan breakfast hash. | Well Vegan

10. Savory Tempeh Breakfast Hash

What’s a vegan breakfast without a classic hash? This hearty hash recipe features tempeh, onions, potatoes, onions, broccoli, and an array of seasonings.

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Indulge in this protein-packed veggie casserole. | From My Bowl

11. Vegan Breakfast Casserole

Seeking a hearty, protein-packed veggie breakfast? Look no further than this vegan breakfast casserole. It’s loaded with veggies, including mushrooms, bell peppers, yellow onions, and spinach. Tofu and chickpea flour combine to create this filling dish.

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Pancakes are a breakfast classic. | The Beaming Baker

12. Vegan Blueberry Pancakes

These fluffy rounds are packed with juicy blueberries for a sweet yet slightly detoxifying dish.

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Vegan Breakfast Ideas
This recipe is just like a vegan breakfast trifle. | Vegan Insanity

13. Raw Vegan Breakfast Parfaits

All you need is a blender to create this satiating breakfast dish. Made by layering fruit, seeds, and cashew cream, these are like healthy, single-serve trifles.

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Vegan Breakfast Ideas
Enjoy a vegan croissant for breakfast. | Veganosity

14. Vegan Croissant

An emblem of all things French, the buttery croissant is actually thought to have originated in Austria. Revered for its luxurious flaky texture, this recipe uses vegan butter to create the famous crescent-shaped pastry.

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Smoothies are a light way to start the day. | Well Plated

15. Vegan Oatmeal Smoothie

Smoothies are a fantastic way to pack in lots of nutrients. There are also easy to make for on-the-go. This oatmeal breakfast smoothie features quick oats, banana, unsweetened almond milk, creamy peanut butter, maple syrup, vanilla extract, and ground cinnamon for a delicious taste.

Get the recipe here.

Vegan Breakfast Ideas
Eating granola is a good way to stay full until lunchtime. | Show me the Yummy

16. Vegan Granola

Packed with creamy pecans, hearty oats, and lashings of maple syrup, this granola will ensure you stay full until lunchtime.

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Ease yourself into the day with a cinnamon bun. | Minimalist Baker

17. Vegan Cinnamon Buns

If you’re not a morning person, treating yourself to a sticky, sweet pastry is guaranteed to make leaving your duvet feel like less of a wrench.

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This vegan chickpea omelette is light and fluffy. | Hazel and Cacao

18. Veggie-Packed Chickpea Omelette

Egg and egg-based dishes tend to dominate the breakfast arena. Luckily, there are so many plant-based alternatives to eggs like the chickpea flour used to make this fluffy veggie omelette.

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Take a bite out of these vegan spelt muffins. | Hazel and Cacao

19. Vegan Spelt Muffins

These vegan tea-infused spelt muffins feature a decadent blackberry coconut frosting. Top them with extra blackberries for an indulgent breakfast to grab on-the-go.

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Take breakfast on-the-go. | All Recipes

20. Strawberry Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie

In a rush and in need of a quick recipe to make for breakfast? This strawberry oatmeal breakfast smoothie can be made using only six ingredients: almond milk, rolled oats, strawberries, banana, agave nectar, and vanilla extract.

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Donuts aren’t just for the afternoons. | Vegan Richa

21. Pumpkin Donuts

Made with pumpkins puree, coconut oil, and nutmeg, these autumnal donuts get bonus points for being baked rather than fried.

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Dig into this hearty plant-based breakfast bowl. | Lazy Cat Kitchen

22. Savory Vegan Breakfast Bowl

This hearty plant-based breakfast bowl is loaded with filling ingredients to leave you energized throughout the day. It features potatoes, spinach, scrambled tofu, avocado, and tomatoes.

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Enjoy this creamy coconut oatmeal with berries. | Jo Eats

23. Vegan Coconut Oatmeal

Proper comfort food, this breakfast recipe is warm and filling. Top with your favorite fruit for a hearty breakfast.

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This Mexican-inspired breakfast recipe packs a crunch. | This Savory Vegan

24. Vegan Breakfast Nachos

A highly creative recipe for people who enjoy a good Mexican-inspired dish. These breakfast nachos are loaded with vegan eggs, refried beans, spinach, and avocado.

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Make these easy brown sugar cinnamon muffins for breakfast. | The Worktop

25. Blueberry Beet Muffins

Featuring brown sugar and cinnamon, these muffins are a tasty way to kick off your morning routine.

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Enjoy a vegan dumpling in the morning. | ChinaSichuanFood

26. Vegan Baozi (Chinese Steamed Buns)

A popular breakfast dish throughout China, these tofu filled Bazoi are definitely best kept for a weekend cooking session. However, once you’ve mastered the folding technique, you can fill your buns with whatever filling you like.  

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These breakfast patties will set you up for the day. | Neurotic Mommy

27. Broccoli and Quinoa Breakfast Patties

A good source of protein, iron, and calcium, these quinoa patties will have you skipping along to the bus stop.

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These energy balls are easy to make. | Wellplated

28. No-Bake Pumpkins Energy Balls

These sweet and nutty little spheres are easy to make and a great way to kick start your energy levels after your morning shower.

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Add vegan spread to your banana bread. | The Baking Fairy

29. Banana Bread

Moist, with a dense, chewy texture this banana bread is delicious for breakfast. For a particularly indulgent morning meal, it can be slathered with vegan Nutella.

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