Our 10 Best Recipes for Almond Flour Pancakes

Amazing Almond Flour Pancakes (Gluten-Free and Paleo-Friendly)
Photo: Buckwheat Queen

Just because you're ditching wheat flour doesn't mean you have to ditch pancakes. Here's how to keep your beloved flapjacks on the menu whether you're cooking for a keto, paleo, or gluten-free diet — with some help from almond flour.

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Paleo Applesauce Pancakes

Paleo Applesauce Pancakes
Allrecipes Magazine

"Tapioca flour gives these pancakes elasticity and applesauce combined with a bit of cinnamon give them a pleasant, homey aroma. Serve drizzled with honey and lemon juice or another sauce of your choice," recipe creator PiePony writes.

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Almond Meal Pancakes

Almond Meal Pancakes with blueberries and mandarin oranges on a white plate
Chef John

"After testing many almond flour pancake recipes that always came out unbalanced in different ways, I now give you the most texturally and *tastily* superior one of them all." — Chef John

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Pancakes (Paleo)

looking down at a plate full of paleo pancakes
Maya Popova

"Excellent texture and flavor, especially for us — not accustomed to paleo foods," reviewer kreisinger says.

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Fluffy Keto Pancakes

close up of a small stack of fluffy keto pancakes
Jackie Hall

"Absolutely delicious! A keeper! Can't be without. I usually make two or more batches to put in the fridge for a morning breakfast." — Jaja Million

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Sweet Potato and Banana Pancakes

looking down at a plate of sweet potato and banana pancakes

"These were excellent! My kids gobbled them up," Heather Maxwell Cruice says.

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Oatmeal-Banana Pancakes

Oatmeal-Banana Pancakes

Almond flour, ground oatmeal, bananas, and almond milk form the batter of these sweet, crepe-like pancakes.

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Amazing Almond Flour Pancakes (Gluten-Free and Paleo-Friendly)

looking at a stack of almond flour pancakes
Buckwheat Queen

"I wanted a recipe that was like the Aunt Jemima® pancakes I grew up with: delicious and fluffy. After much experimentation with recipes and reading forum comments, I finally put together something reminiscent of childhood quality pancakes," recipe creator Craig Miceli says.

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Almond Flour Paleo Pancakes

close up of a stack of almond flour paleo pancakes
Buckwheat Queen

"I have been trying different paleo pancake recipes for months and am now happy to say my search is over. I made these this morning, and they are awesome! Light, fluffy, and tasty." — BobbyD

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Quick Almond Flour Pancakes

Quick Almond Flour Pancakes
My Hot Southern Mess

Reviewers say these pancakes are thick, nutty, filling, and (best of all) easy to make.

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Delicious Low-Carb Almond Flour Pancakes

high angle looking at a plate of low-carb almond flour pancakes, topped with sliced strawberries

If you're more of a microwave cook, these thin, delicate cakes should do the job.

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State of Home Cooking

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