Around here, we love breakfast for dinner – and for me, vegetarian breakfast for dinner ideas are always appreciated. So I thought I would collect a bunch of vegetarian breakfast for dinner recipes here to share!
As far as I’m concerned, breakfast for dinner is a completely legit way to close the day. It’s fast, it’s easy, and it’s pretty hearty and satisfying too. Around here, we like to take it to the next level by changing into our pajamas for the night. We strive for authenticity!
Thanks to foods like eggs, oatmeal, nuts, yogurt, avocados, and fresh produce, vegetarian breakfast-for-dinner recipes are plentiful. So plentiful, in fact, that I’ve rounded up 40 of them right here!
Table of Contents
- Oatmeal Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
- Egg Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
- Pancakes, Waffles, & More
- Cheesy Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
- Vegan Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
- More Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
Oatmeal Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
A bowl of oatmeal might sound like a strange dinner, but these hearty numbers might just convince you otherwise.
- Pan-Seared Oatmeal Wedges with Warm Plum Sauce – Ricki Heller
- Crock Pot Overnight Pumpkin Pecan Steel Cut Oatmeal
- Savory Oatmeal with a Basted Egg Recipe – Epicurious
- Carrot Cake Steel Cut Oatmeal
- Pumpkin Pie Baked Oatmeal
Egg Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
Incredible, edible … I sound like a commercial, don’t I? Versatile, protein-packed eggs are the quintessential breakfast food, and for good reason. Here are dozens of ways to enjoy them for dinner.
- Idaho Sunrise: Baked Egg in a Baked Potato – Like Mother Like Daughter
- Avocado Toast Eggs Benedict
- Shakshuka – Israel’s Favorite Breakfast (Eggs cooked in veggies) – Masala Herb
- Crustless Brie, Vegetable, & Egg Bake – Recipe Girl
- Savory Cheesy Kale Tart with Chiles – Shockingly Delicious
- Bagel Quiche – Recipe Girl
- Mexican Breakfast Bowl – Everyday Maven
- Poached Egg and Avocado on Sourdough with Jarlsberg Cheese – Home Cooking Memories
- Individual Spinach Frittatas – Alida’s Kitchen
- Easy Vegetable Frittata – Alida’s Kitchen
- Avocado Manchego Cheese Omelette – Recipe Girl
- Multifaceted Chickpea “Quizza” – Ricki Heller
- Salsa Egg Tacos – Cupcakes and Kale Chips
- Huevos Rancheros – Simply Recipes
- Grab & Go Bagel Breakfast Sandwiches
- Moroccan Eggs – 24 Carrot Life
- Greek Yogurt Scrambled Eggs with Fresh Dill & Feta
- Lemony Eggs in a Spinach-Chickpea Nest
- Black Bean, Mushroom, & Avocado Breakfast Scramble
- Mushroom Swiss Breakfast Strata
- Mini Margherita Quinoa Frittatas
- Chiles Rellenos Breakfast Strata
- Leftover Crudite Frittata
Pancakes, Waffles, & More
Breakfast for dinner be on the sweet side on the rare occasion, yes? These sweet – yet still hearty – options make for a splurge-worthy feast.
- Hazelnut-Pistachio Granola with Dried Cherries & Candied Ginger (served with milk or yogurt)
- Yogurt & Granola Breakfast Parfaits (Three Ways) – Completely Delicious
- Overnight French Toast Casserole – Julie’s Eats & Treats
- Light & Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes – Chocolate, Chocolate, and More
- Carrot Cake Pancakes – Alida’s Kitchen
- Gingerbread Waffles – The Kitchen Is My Playground
- Lemon Cream Cheese Gluten-Free Crepes with Raspberry Sauce – What Jew Wanna Eat
- Chocolate Chip Chia Pancakes
- Pumpkin Pancakes with Buttermilk Caramel Syrup & Toasted Hazelnuts
- Whole Wheat Vanilla Yogurt Pancakes
Cheesy Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
Okay, so there are only two recipes in this category, but they both look so scrumptious, they deserve their own designation. I may never go back to dinner-for-dinner again.
- Smoked Cheddar Grits with Broiled Heirloom Tomatoes – Oh My Veggies
- Cheesy Spinach Quiche – Sally’s Baking Addiction
Vegan Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
No cheese, no eggs – just pure plant-based deliciousness.
- Tofu Scramble with Spinach & Tomato – The Garden Grazer
- Southwestern Tofu Scramble – The Kitchn
- Chocolate Peanut Butter Chia Breakfast Parfaits – Oh My Veggies
More Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
- Did you know there’s a whole book dedicated to Breakfast for Dinner (affiliate link)?! Brilliant.
- Noble Pig shows you how to throw a “Breakfast-for-Dinner” bash, recipes included. Pajama party, anyone?!
- Even more breakfast-for-dinner recipes and ideas from marthastewart.com.
40+ Vegetarian Breakfast for Dinner Ideas
- Pan-Seared Oatmeal Wedges
- Crock Pot Pumpkin Pecan Steel Cut Oats
- Crustless Brie, Vegetable, and Egg Bake
- Yogurt & Granola Breakfast Parfaits
- Carrot Cake Pancakes
- Cheesy Spinach Quiche
- Southwestern Tofu Scramble
- Pick a vegetarian breakfast-for-dinner recipe to try.
- Enjoy, and come back to find another for next time!
Incredible round-up Kare!! Inspired to have breakfast 3 times a day for the next week now! 😉 Thanks so much for sharing my tofu scramble!
Breakfast for dinner is a favorite, and these are some amazing recipes!
Well I’m officially drooling. Holy yummo! These are beautiful and I want to make everything now. Why is it that sometimes the simplest things (eggs, potatoes. tomatoes) are the best… especially together 🙂 Thanks for sharing. I might be having a breakfast for dinner themed week 🙂
Mmmmmm! Love breakfast for dinner. Great round-up!
Wow! Thanks so much for all the great links! We don’t eat breakfast for dinner often, but this may change that.
My favorite meal of the day just got better! What a great roundup. And thanks so much for including my Chickpea “Quizza” (quiche/pizza0 in the list–though I guess I should point out that it doesn’t contain any eggs! 😉