Vegan Breakfast and Brunch Recipes

Start the day with kitchen-approved recipes for vegan pancakes, eggless crepes, tofu scramble, and more.

Staff Picks

Vegan Strawberry Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie

Rating: 4.44 stars
This is a fast and filling vegan smoothie with a deep pink color and a rich, creamy texture.

Vegan Lemon Poppy Scones

Rating: 4.03 stars
Delicious lemon poppy scones that happen to be vegan. Note, this recipe can be changed up quite easily. And the proportions are pretty forgiving, too. Experiment with different sweeteners and flours if you like. These are very adaptable.

Tofu Quiche with Broccoli

Rating: 4.27 stars
This is one of the best quiches I have eaten! It is also one of the easiest to make!

Vegan Pancakes

Rating: 4.44 stars
This batter makes light, fluffy, and delicious pancakes. I have been making them for years and everyone that tries them wants the recipe.

Vegan Apple Carrot Muffins

Rating: 4.51 stars
Vegan egg substitute is a powder that you add water to, and can be bought at most grocery stores. It is fat free, vegan and has few calories per 'egg'. If you can't find it, use 6 eggs, but remember that the fat content will go way up.

Steel-Cut Oats and Quinoa Breakfast

Rating: 5 stars
The best make-ahead breakfast! Full of fiber and protein will keep you full all morning. Keeps in the fridge for up to a week.

Avocado Toast (Vegan)

Rating: 4.63 stars
This is a delicious, healthy, hearty breakfast recipe. If you are not vegan, you can add fried eggs to your toast for a delicious vegetarian meal.

Mango Craze Juice Blend

Rating: 3.6 stars
A great smoothie for the true mango lover!

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Rating: 4.47 stars
A tasty egg and dairy free pancake recipe! Top with organic maple syrup or ghee, or serve with warm applesauce. You can also omit the chocolate chips and add 1/4 cup hydrated raisins, 1/8 cup applesauce and cinnamon to taste.
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Vegan Breakfast Hash with Smashed Potatoes and Tofu

Nobody will miss the eggs with this protein-laden vegan hash! Smashed potatoes are mixed into a veggie-tofu saute for a bright and tasty breakfast!

Vegan Overnight Oats with Chia Seeds and Fruit

Rating: 5 stars
Chia seeds, oats, and fruit soak overnight in almond milk for a nutritious vegan breakfast of champions! I like my oatmeal warm, so I heat it up in the morning.

Air Fryer Seasoned Breakfast Potatoes

Seasoned breakfast potatoes made easy in the air fryer. No need to stand over a skillet and babysit. Throw them in the air fryer for 10 minutes, shake, and cook 10 minutes more. Perfectly crispy on the outside, soft and tender on the inside.

Inspiration and Ideas

Ultimate Tofu Breakfast Burrito Bowls

Rating: Unrated
"Yum! I finally know how to properly scramble tofu—and now have a great recipe for my vegan sister to enjoy at brunch." – Nicholio

Overnight Chai Oatmeal

Rating: Unrated
Rolled oats, chia seeds, and almond milk are flavored with chai spices in this easy breakfast.

Blueberry Chia Pudding with Almond Milk

Rating: 5 stars

A light vegan dessert or breakfast on the go, this chia pudding is made with almond milk. Serve plain or add a variety of toppings; I like toasted almonds and coconut!