Breakfast & Brunch Recipes

Start your day off with these breakfast recipes for omelettes, pancakes, eggs Benedict, biscuits and gravy, hot cereal, and breakfast bars. And don't miss our tempting selection of sweet breakfast favorites: cinnamon rolls, muffins, and quick breakfast recipes, like smoothies and make-ahead breakfast casseroles.

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20 Easy Breakfast Casseroles Ideal for Brunch and Beyond

Whether you're prepping brunch for a group or cooking ahead for breakfasts for the work week, it's time to make friends with these large-format starts to the day.
By Frances Kim

Baked Stuffed French Toast

Rating: 3.13 stars 208
Both sweet and savory, this make-ahead brunch entree is stuffed with ham and Gruyere cheese and served with maple syrup. This family-friendly dish goes well with a green salad.

Easy Waffles

Rating: 3.69 stars 294
Consider this your new, go-to waffle recipe when you want to start your day off on a sweet note. No fussy steps or unexpected ingredients are required here, which means you can whip these up whenever your cravings hit.

Easy Basic Pancakes

Rating: 3.64 stars 4791
Nothing says "weekend" like homemade pancakes for breakfast. Our easy recipe will help you whip them up in less than 30 minutes. Making pancake batter from scratch is so simple that you'll wonder why you never did it before!

How to Make an Omelet, the Breakfast Classic

Our test kitchen's secrets to getting this diner favorite just right—in three swift steps.
By Claire Sullivan

Breakfast Quick Breads and Pastries to Help You Start Your Day Deliciously

Wake up a winner every day of the week with these delicious takes on classic breakfast baked goods. As sure as the sun rises in the east, these quick breads, turnovers, pastries, scones, and sweet yeasted breads make any breakfast feel special.
By Jenny Comita

Simple Crepes

Rating: 3.61 stars 825
Crepes are easier to make than you think. These French street-food staples can be dressed up with sweet or savory toppings and any number of flavorful fillings.

Scrambled Eggs

Rating: 3.6 stars 15
The secret to light, fluffy scrambled eggs is to move them constantly so that they don't take on any color. If desired, you can also add in milk or heavy cream for a delicious breakfast. This recipe is adapted from the "Martha Stewart's Cooking School" cookbook.

Classic French Toast

Rating: 3.49 stars 634
Any dense bread such as challah, brioche, or sourdough will work for this simple French toast recipe.

How to Make Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

Rating: 3.25 stars 4885
Get a perfect hard-boiled egg every time with these simple tips. With hard-boiled eggs in the refrigerator, you always have the components of a satisfying meal.

The Best Banana Bread

Rating: 3.61 stars 3221
The batter for this easy-to-make banana bread is enriched with sour cream, which gives it a subtle tang and super moist texture. In order to avoid this quick bread becoming tough and chewy, don't overmix the batter.

Quick Basic Pizza Dough

Rating: 3.37 stars 1896
This homemade pizza crust comes together quickly—give the dough time to rise and a couple of kneads, and it's done! Use it as a base for your favorite pie and have an at-home pizza night.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Marvelous Muffin Recipes for Breakfast, Brunch, or Anytime
These delicious muffin recipes are perfect for breakfast, brunch, or as a snack. Whether you typically reach for blueberry, bran, banana, zucchini, or pumpkin, you'll find a delicious idea here.
21 Waffle Recipes That Will Get Anyone Out of Bed
Dig your waffle iron out of the cupboard! These recipes, which include basic buttermilk, spicy-sweet gingerbread, and gluten-free waffles, are the best way to start any day.
Lemon Scones

These sunny lemon scones are perfect for breakfast or to enjoy as a treat in the afternoon with a cup of tea