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100 Easy Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas

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Are you supposed to eat breakfast on Thanksgiving?

Let me say, one of my favorite things about Thanksgiving is ALL THE FOOD.

So yes! I say you should definitely eat breakfast on Thanksgiving.

However, with everything that’s going on that morning, there’s not much time to throw breakfast together. That’s why I’ve put together this list of Thanksgiving breakfast ideas that are easy to make and oh so delicious!

And there’s something for everyone: kid favorites, all the pumpkin ideas, things that can be made the night before (when you have absolutely no time), ideas to let your instant pot or slow cooker do all the work, and even ideas for people with special dietary needs (cause those aren’t always easy to find).

Find your favorite Thanksgiving breakfast ideas and enjoy them year after year!

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What do you eat for breakfast on Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Kid Favorite Recipes

We all know kids can be super picky when it comes to food, but don’t that ruin your Thanksgiving breakfast. Try these kid favorite recipes to start your kiddo’s day off right!

Turkey Waffles

colorful turkey waffle

Source: Ann’s Entitled Life

What is more fun on Thanksgiving morning than waking up to these waffles?! Everyone will be thrilled to start the day with this sweet and charming meal.

Autumn Inspired Mickey Cinnamon Rolls

Mickey cinnamon rolls

Source: Two Kids and a Coupon

For a fun Thanksgiving breakfast idea the kids will LOVE, try these Mickey cinnamon rolls! Use fall sprinkles to make this tasty treat even more visually appealing.

Kid-Friendly Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

pumpkin chocoloate chip muffins

Source: An Off Grid Life

These muffins freeze well, so you can make them ahead of time for a delicious and nutritious Thanksgiving breakfast.

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Pumpkin Flavored

What’s fall without pumpkin flavors? Make every sweet breakfast idea even better by adding some pumpkin with these yummy recipes!

Healthy Pumpkin Waffles Topped with Salted Caramel

pumpkin waffles with salted caramel

Source: Baking Ginger

These easy-to-make waffles are perfect for your early morning Thanksgiving breakfast and can even be turned into a delicious vegan meal.

Pumpkin French Toast

pumpkin French toast

Source: The Soccer Mom Blog

Light, fluffy and packed with pumpkin spice goodness, this French toast is the ultimate Thanksgiving breakfast idea!

Tasty Pumpkin and Cream Cheese Muffins

pumpkin cream cheese muffins

Source: DIY & Fun

This simple copycat version of Starbucks pumpkin and cream cheese stuffed muffins make a tasty treat for your Thanksgiving breakfast.

Pumpkin Muffins with a Sweet Vanilla Glaze

pumpkin muffins with vanilla glaze

Source: All We Eat

Fill your kitchen with the sweet aroma of fall while baking these delicious muffins for your family to enjoy on Thanksgiving morning.

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Muffins

pumpkin snickerdoodle muffin

Source: Midwestern Home Life

These muffins are so easy to make using a simple cookie mix, rolled oats, a can of pumpkin, pumpkin spice, and a snickerdoodle streusel topping.

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

pumpkin cinnamon rolls

Source: Rich and Delish

These cinnamon rolls are soft, made with pumpkin puree and fall spices, filled with cinnamon filling and topped with maple cream cheese icing. They’re sure to be a hit at your Thanksgiving breakfast!

Pumpkin Scones

pumpkin scones

Source: An Edible Mosaic

This easy-to-make pumpkin scone recipe has the perfect sweetness level, a delicious spice blend, rich pumpkin flavor and a tender crumb.

Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Scones

pumpkin white chocolate chip scones

Source: Boston Girl Bakes

These scones are full of wonderful spices, rich in pumpkin flavor, and super easy to make. They can be mixed up in 15 minutes! Add some white chocolate chips and a pumpkin drizzle for even more flavor.

Pumpkin Crepes

pumpkin crepes

Source: Simplistically Living

Using canned pumpkin and cream cheese, these pumpkin crepes are sure to be a big hit for your Thanksgiving breakfast. And if there are any left, you can save them for dessert later.

Pumpkin Orange Pancakes

pumpkin orange pancakes

Source: Tasha’s Artisan Foods

These pancakes are fluffy, soft, packed with flavor and so easy to make! They take just a few minutes to prep and are on the table in no time, so you can work on preparing Thanksgiving dinner.

Pumpkin Coffee Cake

pumpkin coffee cake

Source: An Edible Mosaic

This pumpkin coffee cake recipe is moist and perfectly spiced with a thick crumble topping similar to a New York crumb cake.

Pumpkin Sheet Pan Pancakes

pumpkin sheet pan pancakes

Source: Flavor Mosaic

For an easy sheet pan breakfast, try these pancakes with sweet white chocolate chips. It’s a fun twist on pancakes and everyone’s favorite fall flavor: pumpkin!

Pumpkin Spice Pancake Bites

pumpkin pancake bites

Source: Baking Beauty

These sweet pumpkin pancake bites are bursting with flavor (and chocolate chips)! A perfectly poppable and portable breakfast for Thanksgiving morning.

Healthy Pumpkin Bread

pumpkin bread

Source: The Clean Eating Couple

For a healthy fall Thanksgiving breakfast idea, try this pumpkin bread. Made with simple ingredients, this is a recipe everyone will love!

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are a favorite of mine. Make them the night before and put them in the fridge for a healthy Thanksgiving breakfast! Get the kids to mix up their own for some breakfast prep fun.

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

pumpkin pie overnight oats

Source: Momables

These overnight oats make a hearty, delicious breakfast that tastes like a treat, and you can prep it ahead of time. Get your pumpkin pie fix first thing on Thanksgiving morning!

Caramel Apple Overnight Oats

caramel apple overnight oats

Source: Renee’s Kitchen Adventures

Wholesome oats are combined with cinnamon apples, non-dairy creamer, milk and walnuts for the perfect on-the-go breakfast.

Banana Peanut Butter Overnight Oats

banana peanut butter overnight oats

Source: A Paige of Positivity

These overnight oats are perfect for your busy Thanksgiving morning. Prep them ahead of time so you can grab something quick, sweet and delicious.

Cherry Overnight Oats

cherry overnight oats

Source: Through the Fibro Fog

Get a taste of cherry pie for breakfast with this overnight oat recipe! Use your favorite dairy-free milk for an allergy-friendly Thanksgiving breakfast idea.

Strawberry Cheesecake Overnight Oats

strawberry cheesecake overnight oats

Source: Flavor Mosaic

These overnight oats are an easy make-ahead, no-bake sweet Thanksgiving breakfast idea that combines breakfast and desset!

3 Healthy Overnight Oats Flavors

3 jars of overnight oats

Source: Living Beyond Allergies

A quick and nutritious breakfast for Thanksgiving morning that is packed with protein, fresh fruit and veggies. Easy to make a vegan and gluten free version!

Pear and Blueberry Overnight Oats

pear and blueberry overnight oats

Source: Attachment Mummy

This simple breakfast is easy to make the night before Thanksgiving and full of energy to keep you and the kids going all morning. You can even switch out fruits to find your favorite combination!

Vegan Pumpkin Overnight Oats

vegan pumpkin overnight oats

Source: Plant Based on a Budget

Wake up to creamy, festive nutrient-packed pumpkin overnight oats. In less than 10 minutes, you can have your autumn-flavored Thanksgiving breakfast ready the night before!

Almond Milk Overnight Oats

almond milk overnight oats

Source: Wholefood Soulfood Kitchen

For an easy dairy-free Thanksgiving breakfast idea that you can make the night before, try these almond milk overnight oats. Add tasty toppings for a special treat!

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Other Make Ahead Ideas

Anything you can make the night before Thanksgiving will ease some of the stress of the day. Try any of these overnight recipes for a quick morning meal!

Overnight Cinnamon Rolls

overnight cinnamon rolls with sprinkles

Source: Swirls of Flavor

For a sweet, easy, make-ahead recipe for Thanksgiving morning, try these gooey cinnamon rolls. A sweet cream cheese frosting is used as the finishing touch. Then top with some fall sprinkles!

Make-Ahead Breakfast Burritos

breakfast burritos

Source: Easy Budget Recipes

These make-ahead burritos are crave-worthy and great for a busy Thanksgiving morning. They can even be frozen, so you don’t have to wait until the night before to put them together!

Overnight Baked French Toast Casserole

French toast bake casserole

Source: Curry Trail

Get the prep work out of the way the night before and bake in the morning to enjoy this warm, comforting casserole for an easy Thanksgiving breakfast idea.

Overnight Breakfast Casserole with Bacon

bacon breakfast casserole

Source: Spend with Pennies

This easy Thanksgiving breakfast idea is quick to prep in the evening and then baked up fresh in the morning. Cheese, bacon, bell peppers, and green onions are layered with bread in this delicious overnight casserole.

Overnight Hash Brown Casserole

hash brown casserole

Source: I Heart Eating

This casserole is loaded with veggies, hash browns, eggs, cheese and bacon for a truly delicious breakfast. Making it the night before will free up your Thanksgiving morning to prepare for the festivities!

Make-Ahead Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole

tater tot casserole

Source: The Cozy Cook

This casserole has super creamy eggs, bacon (or sausage), and two kinds of cheeses! It’s easy to make ahead and is perfectly freezer friendly.

Baked Oatmeal with Cranberries and Orange

baked cranberry oatmeal

Source: Laura Fuentes

Hot baked oatmeal with cranberries and oranges tastes just like the holidays. It can be made the night before, so all you have to do is throw it in the oven. You can even switch out the cranberries and oranges for pumpkin flavors!

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Instant Pot, Air Fryer and Slow Cooker Recipes

Mix up your recipe and let technology take over! Use your instant pot, air fryer, or slow cooker to make these delicious Thanksgiving breakfast ideas.

Instant Pot Pumpkin Oatmeal

pumpkin oatmeal

Source: Food N Service

You’ll love how creamy and delicious this Instant Pot Pumpkin Oatmeal is. It’s a perfect Thanksgiving breakfast idea!

Instant Pot Apple Pie Oatmeal

apple pie oatmeal

Source: Profusion Curry

For a warm and comforting gourmet breakfast, try this instant pot oatmeal. In as little as 15 minutes, you can be enjoying a delicious meal.

Instant Pot Breakfast Potatoes

breakfast potatoes

Source: Recipe This

For a quick and easy Thanksgiving breakfast idea, try these instant pot potatoes. Loaded with potatoes, onion, chorizo and cheese, this is sure to become a family favorite!

Air Fryer Pumpkin Turnovers

pumpkin turnovers

Source: Chunky in Kentucky

There’s not an easier Thanksgiving breakfast idea than these turnovers. With delicious pumpkin flavor, they are sure to be a hit at your breakfast table!

Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls

cinnamon rolls

Source: Keep Calm and Eat Ice Cream

These cinnamon rolls are ridiculously quick and easy for your Thanksgiving breakfast. With a tangy cream cheese icing, you can be munching on these delicious rolls in just 15 minutes.

Air Fryer French Toast

French toast with berries

Source: Pinch of Wellness

In just 15 minutes, your family can be eating French toast on Thanksgiving morning. The air fryer makes the outside of the bread crispy while leaving the inside moist and delicious!

Air Fryer Puff Pastry Breakfast Bites

puff pastry breakfast bites

Source: Budget Delicious

With just 2 ingredients, these pastry bites couldn’t be easier to make, but they look and taste like they came from an upscale bakery. Enjoy them with your favorite warm beverage on Thanksgiving morning!

Air Fryer Omelet Bites

omelet bites

Source: Joy Filled Eats

Use your air fryer to cook up a delicious Thanksgiving breakfast in just 15 minutes with only 6 ingredients! They’re also low carb and gluten free, and super easy to pop in your mouth while you’re busy cooking that turkey.

Air Fryer Twice Baked Breakfast Potatoes

twice baked breakfast potatoes

Source: XOXO Bella

This easy air fryer recipe takes potatoes stuffed with egg, pepper, tomato, spinach, ham and cheese. It’s an incredibly good Thanksgiving breakfast idea!

Easy Air Fryer Candied Bacon

jar of candied bacon

Source: Grits and Gouda

With just 2 ingredients, this sweet and salty treat is a perfect idea for your Thanksgiving breakfast. In as little as 10 minutes you can be enjoying this as part of a delicious breakfast!

Air Fryer Breakfast Potatoes

breakfast potatoes

Source: Food Banjo

These potatoes are easy to make for a delicious Thanksgiving breakfast. In just 20 minutes, you can have crispy, golden-brown potatoes, flavored with peppers and onions.

Air Fryer Loaded Bagel Breakfast Bake Casserole

bagel breakfast casserole

Source: XOXO Bella

Known as an easy breakfast strata, this casserole is made with ease using an air fryer. Perfect for that busy Thanksgiving morning!

Air Fryer Breakfast Casserole

breakfast casserole

Source: i FOOD real

This is a quick and easy breakfast frittata made with veggies, cheese and optional sausage or hashbrowns. This healthy Thanksgiving breakfast idea will be a huge hit and save you time to prepare your dinner!

Air Fryer Ham and Cheese Double Crust Quiche

ham and cheese quiche

Source: XOXO Bella

Use a pre-made pie crust to make this tasty and unusual double crust quiche even easier on Thanksgiving morning.

Slow Cooker Blueberry French Toast

blueberry French toast

Source: Flavour & Savour

Take time to savor a delicious Thanksgiving breakfast with this slow cooker blueberry French toast. This overnight recipe has crispy edges, a soft interior, custard-like flavor and a crunchy streusel topping.

Slow Cooker Peanut Butter & Jelly Oatmeal

peanut butter and jelly oatmeal

Source: The Lazy Slow Cooker

Delicious slow cooker oats mixed in with your favorite creamy peanut butter and topped with the perfect jelly transforms a sandwich into a healthy Thanksgiving breakfast idea.

Crockpot Cinnamon Roll Casserole

cinnamon roll casserole in crockpot

Source: Sweet Pea’s Kitchen

If you’ve been looking for an exceptional Thanksgiving breakfast idea for your family, this casserole is the perfect meal! It’s a quick recipe and can be prepared while you’re busy with other plans.

Thanksgiving breakfast ideas: toast with eggs, hot chocolate, turkey waffle, overnight oats and egg bites

Crockpot Breakfast Casserole

crockpot breakfast casserole

Source: Suburban Simplicity

This easy overnight casserole is the perfect Thanksgiving breakfast idea to feed your family. Shredded potatoes are layered between savory ham, cheese and eggs for a mouth-watering delight!

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Casseroles

For Thanksgiving breakfast ideas that will feed a large number of guests, try making one of these casseroles. Some can even be made the night before!

Healthy French Toast Casserole with Berries

French toast casserole with berries

Source: i FOOD real

For an easy dump-and-bake recipe, using healthy ingredients, this casserole is going to be a hit on Thanksgiving morning! Use almond milk for a dairy-free alternative.

Cinnamon Roll Casserole

cinnamon roll casserole

Source: Fantabulosity

An easy casserole that’s perfect for breakfast, made of cinnamon roll pieces, butter, cinnamon, vanilla, heavy cream, syrup, and eggs. It’s a yummy treat on Thanksgiving morning!

Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole

tater tot breakfast casserole

Source: Chef Savvy

This tater tot breakfast casserole is made with delicious sausage, melty cheeses and crispy tots. Easy to prep the night before or throw together in 10 minutes for the perfect Thanksgiving breakfast meal.

Crescent Roll Breakfast Casserole

crescent roll breakfast casserole

Source: Where is My Spoon

This easy-to-make casserole with eggs, bacon and cheese is the perfect dish for your Thanksgiving breakfast!

Sausage, Egg and Cheese Breakfast Casserole

sausage, egg, and cheese casserole

Source: Cooking with Fudge

Make this casserole the night before Thanksgiving, so breakfast is ready when you roll out of bed. Packed with protein and low in carbs, this breakfast casserole is absolutely delicious!

Easy Egg Sausage & Hashbrown Casserole

egg, sausage and hashbrown casserole

Source: One Hot Oven

This casserole is a warm, hearty meal that makes a perfect Thanksgiving breakfast idea. Full of cheesy goodness, this recipe is sure to delight!

Low Carb Breakfast Casserole

breakfast casserole

Source: Sula and Spice

Start Thanksgiving morning with a healthy breakfast that is easy to make and full of protein and veggies to get you going.

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Special Diets

Thanksgiving breakfast ideas for family with special dietary needs can be difficult to find. Whether it’s an allergy or a lifestyle choice, these recipes are sure to please!

Easy Healthy Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

pumpkin pie smoothie

Source: All We Eat

This dairy-free smoothie is blended with pumpkin puree, almond milk, orange and autumn spices for a tasty addition to your Thanksgiving breakfast.

Oat Milk Hot Chocolate

oat milk hot chocolate

Source: Wholefood Soulfood Kitchen

For a dairy-free version of hot chocolate, try this recipe on Thanksgiving morning. It’s a comforting, warm drink with a super chocolatey flavor and only takes 5 minutes to prepare!

Easy and Fluffy Almond Milk Pancakes

almond milk pancakes with berries

Source: Bon Appet’eat

For an easy alternative to packaged pancakes, try these almond milk pancakes. They’re the perfect dairy-free Thanksgiving breakfast idea!

Dairy-Free Cinnamon Rolls

cinnamon rolls

Source: Momma Fit Lyndsey

These cinnamon rolls are fluffy, delicious, and taste just as good as classic cinnamon rolls. Just enough sweetness and hot from the oven, these gooey cinnamon rolls are the perfect Thanksgiving breakfast treat!

Vegan Pumpkin Waffles

vegan pumpkin waffles

Source: Plant Based on a Budget

These waffles are a healthy and delicious way to infuse autumn flavors into your Thanksgiving breakfast! They are dairy-free and egg-free and can be made gluten-free as well.

Vegan French Toast

vegan French toast

Source: Food Wine & Love

A delicious and simple Thanksgiving breakfast idea with no added eggs or dairy.

Vegan French Toast Casserole

French toast casserole with berries

Source: Rainbow Nourishments

An easy and comforting breakfast casserole that is crispy and so delicious. Prepare it the night before to give yourself extra time on Thanksgiving morning!

Vegan Pumpkin Pancakes

pumpkin pancakes with berries

Source: Rainbow Plant Life

Pancakes so incredibly fluffy and tender, no one will know they’re vegan. Packed with warm pumpkin spices and pumpkin puree, they are sure to become a Thanksgiving favorite!

Vegan Pumpkin Bread

vegan pumpkin bread

Source: Plant Based on a Budget

This quick bread recipe comes out moist and soft by using pumpkin puree, applesauce and delicious spices. Have it for breakfast on Thanksgiving and then again with a cup of coffee after your meal!

Vegan Pumpkin Spice Muffins

pumpkin spice muffins

Source: Profusion Curry

These muffins are perhaps the most delicious Thanksgiving breakfast idea. Filled with spice and fall flavors, you’ll be thankful you made them!

Vegan Pumpkin Coffee Cake

pumpkin coffee cake

Source: Rainbow Nourishments

This coffee cake is spiced with a cinnamon swirl and generously topped with pecan crumble. It’s a tender, moist and utterly delicious recipe for Thanksgiving morning!

Easy Vegan Coffee Cake

coffee cake

Source: Wow, It’s Veggie

This coffee cake is moist and delicious and has a delectable cinnamon streusel topping that makes it the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving breakfast, along with your morning coffee (or tea)!

Tofu Scramble Tater Tot Casserole

tofu tater tot casserole

Source: The Urben Life

For the ultimate vegan and gluten-free Thanksgiving breakfast idea, try this tater tot casserole! This loaded dish will satisfy everyone in the family.

Easy Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pancakes

gluten-free pumpkin pancakes with honey

Source: Chunky in Kentucky

Whip up these scrumptious gluten-free pancakes in just 30 minutes for the perfect Thanksgiving breakfast treat infused with fall flavors. Top with honey, icing or whipped cream for extra sweetness!

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Bread

gluten-free pumpkin bread

Source: Pinch of Wellness

This pumpkin bread is moist, dense and the perfect blend of pumpkin and spices. Enjoy it at your Thanksgiving breakfast or even as an after-dinner treat!

Gluten-Free Cranberry Orange Muffins

cranberry orange muffins

Source: Small Farm Big Life

These gluten-free muffins are moist, healthy and easy to make. They’re a great choice for your Thanksgiving breakfast!

Gluten-Free Sausage and Green Chile Breakfast Casserole

sausage and chile casserole

Source: State of Dinner

This is an easy dish for your Thanksgiving breakfast. It is layered with tortillas, cheese, eggs and just the right amount of spice!

5 Minute Keto Egg Crepe

ham and cheese egg crepe

Source: Like Hot Keto

These egg crepes can be whipped up in just 5 minutes with some ham, eggs, cheese and cream. A simple recipe, full of flavor for your Thanksgiving breakfast!

Keto Egg Muffins

egg muffins

Source: Wholesome Yum

For an easy on-the-go Thanksgiving breakfast idea, try these egg muffins. This recipe is full of veggies, eggs and cheese, but can be made 15 ways, so you never run out of options!

Keto Egg Bake with Cream Cheese

egg bake

Source: Joy Filled Eats

This is the ultimate keto egg bake or crustless quiche recipe. Make one egg mixture, and choose your own veggies, meats, cheese and spices, and in just 5 minutes you’ll be enjoying the best Thanksgiving breakfast ever!

Lazy Keto Breakfast Skillet

breakfast skillet with eggs

Source: I Hacked Diabetes

With only three ingredients, this is a simple throw-together hearty Thanksgiving breakfast idea the whole family will enjoy!

Keto Pumpkin Mug Cake

pumpkin mug cake

Source: Low Carb Spark

This is a super quick and flavorful recipe that is a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving breakfast. In just 3 minutes, you can enjoy the equivalent of tasty pumpkin bread!

Easy Keto Breakfast Pizza

breakfast pizza

Source: Low Carb Spark

Made with only low-carb ingredients, this make-ahead breakfast pizza is a family favorite. Start a new tradition this Thanksgiving by having pizza for breakfast!

Sun Dried Tomato Quiche

sun dried tomato quiche

Source: Joy Filled Eats

For a simple and hearty Thanksgiving breakfast, try this gluten-free and low-carb quiche made with fresh and delicious ingredients.

Whole Wheat and Oat Waffles

whole wheat waffles

Source: Food Wine & Love

These Mediterranean diet friendly whole wheat waffles are delicious with fruit or a favorite syrup.

Sausage Muffins

sausage muffins

Source: Joy Filled Eats

With a combination of sweet and hot sausage and a generous helping of cheese, these sausage muffins are easy to make while being a great gluten-free, carb-free option to the ones you remember as a kid.

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas: Other Easy Recipes

For other quick and easy ideas for your Thanksgiving breakfast, try these recipes. These sweet and savory ideas are sure to crowd pleasers!

Healthy Breakfast Smoothie

healthy breakfast smoothie

Source: Clan Kitchen

A creamy and healthy breakfast smoothie is the perfect way to start your Thanksgiving morning. Get your fruit and protein first thing in the morning, so you can easily tackle your to-do list!

Easy Breakfast Charcuterie Board

breakfast charcuterie board

Source: Wow, It’s Veggie

This recipe requires no cooking skills (my favorite) and looks stunning when complete! It’s a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving breakfast table, especially if you’re having guests over.

Easy Orange Cranberry Scones

orange cranberry scones

Source: Renee’s Kitchen Adventure

Tender, sweet biscuit like dough is studded with orange flavored dried cranberries and covered in an orange glaze.

Easy Applesauce Muffins

applesauce muffins

Source: The Short Order Cook

These easy muffins are sweet and fluffy with a cinnamon sugar topping that is crunchy and rustic and makes them the best treat for your Thanksgiving breakfast.

Easy Sheet Pan Buttermilk Pancakes

sheet pan pancakes

Source: XOXO Bella

Easy sheet pan buttermilk pancakes make a tasty Thanksgiving breakfast idea! Skip the endless flipping by baking these pancakes in the oven.

Easy Mini Cheesecake Danish

mini cheesecake danish

Source: Cheesecake It Is!

This mini cheesecake danish is easy and so delicious! Switch out the fruit filling for even more tasty options on Thanksgiving morning.

Easy Honey Graham Cornbread

honey graham cornbread

Source: An Off Grid Life

Here’s an easy and tasty cornbread recipe that all the kids will love. Drizzle it with jam or syrup for a delicious addition to your Thanksgiving breakfast!

Cake Mix Waffles

cake mix waffles

Source: Sula and Spice

Make Thanksgiving a little extra special this year, with flavored cake mix waffles. Use a chocolate cake mix for chocolate waffles and top with whipped cream and berries!

Monkey Bread with Canned Biscuits

monkey bread

Source: Food Banjo

What’s easier than canned biscuits?! Make this gooey treat for a Thanksgiving breakfast your family can tear apart and eat on the go!

Strawberry Cream Cheese Crescent Rolls

strawberry cream cheese crescent rolls

Source: Remake My Plate

A yummy recipe that starts with Pillsbury crescent dough can’t be any better (or easier) for an amazing Thanksgiving breakfast idea!

Acai Bowl

acai bowl

Source: The Forked Spoon

Ready in just a few minutes, this acai bowl is filled with acai berry puree, fruit and all your favorite toppings. For a nutritious Thanksgiving breakfast idea, check out this tasty smoothie bowl!

Easy Egg Bites

egg bites

Source: Food Fun & Faraway Places

This recipe is so easy to make and really delicious! It’s a great way to put a quick breakfast on the table on Thanksgiving morning.

Easy to Make Mini Breakfast Pizzas

mini breakfast pizzas

Source: Moore or Less Cooking

These simple breakfast pizzas are guaranteed to be popular with everyone at home. With just 5 ingredients (one being prepared biscuits), this Thanksgiving breakfast idea is quick for you and full or flavor!

Easy Veggie Quiche

veggie quiche

Source: Simply Scrumptious Eats

For a quick and easy Thanksgiving breakfast idea, try this veggie quiche. To make it even easier, use a ready-made pie dough for the crust!

Sausage, Egg and Cheese Breakfast Crescent Roll Ups

sausage, egg, and cheese roll ups

Source: Butter Your Biscuit

Breakfast crescent roll-ups are filling and always a favorite! Sausages and cheese are wrapped in Pillsbury crescent rolls for an easy Thanksgiving morning breakfast.

Sheet Pan French Toast Breakfast

French toast, eggs, and bacon

Source: Beyond Cereal

All you need for a full French toast breakfast is 5 ingredients, 15 minutes, and a sheet pan. This easy Thanksgiving breakfast idea is perfect for one or two people and takes hardly any effort!


There you have it: 100 super easy Thanksgiving breakfast ideas to make your morning (almost) effortless. With kid-friendly recipes, pumpkin recipes, make ahead recipes, recipes for your instant pot or slow cooker, casserole recipes, and recipes for special diets, there’s something for everyone and you’ll still have time to get dinner on the table.

Did you try any of these Thanksgiving breakfast ideas or do you have one of your own to share? Let us know in the comments.

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2 thoughts on “100 Easy Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas”

    1. Hi Stacy, I really enjoyed writing it. Made me hungry though. I hope you found an idea for your own Thanksgiving breakfast! Glad to connect with you through such a helpful group.

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