Try one of these easy and delicious Christmas Breakfast Ideas. From make ahead options to kid approved favorites, these 33 easy recipes for Christmas breakfast will be a hit.

Collage of breakfast dishes.

Easy Christmas Breakfast Ideas 

It’s finally Christmas morning! Santa is officially off duty! Your kids are dancing all around the Christmas tree waiting impatiently to open presents.

After opening presents, your kids are going to start getting hungry, and thoughts of sugar plums are probably not going to be enough to sustain them. So, what’s for breakfast? Here are some of the best Christmas breakfast recipes out there!

Christmas Breakfast Recipes 

There is something so special about gathering around the table Christmas morning with your family. Whether you serve a huge brunch, a simple breakfast or invite a crowd, it’s the memories around the table that count.

Don’t let the craziness of the season stress you out and steal your joy! Keep Christmas morning simple with these yummy breakfast ideas.

There is something for everyone! We have fun ideas like Santa Toast and Reindeer Pancakes. There are crock pot recipes to make cinnamon rolls super easy.

I like the overnight French toast because I can do everything the night before. There are options that will work for everyone.

Collage of breakfast dishes.

Easy Holiday Breakfast Ideas.

Gingerbread pancakes stacked on a plate.

1. Gingerbread Pancakes

If you like Gingerbread cookies, give these pancakes a try. They are so festive and kids will love the gingerbread man on top.

Blueberry muffins in a bowl.

2. Blueberry Muffin Recipe 

Everyone loves blueberry muffins and this recipe does not disappoint. It’s simple and packed with flavor. These muffins are moist and delicious!

Cinnamon rolls on a plate.

3. Cinnamon Rolls

These cinnamon rolls taste like you made them from scratch but are much quicker. No one will guess the secret is frozen dough.

Overnight French Toast on a plate.

4. Overnight French Toast Bake

Breakfast is so simple with this overnight french toast bake! You literally will not have to do anything but bake it in the morning. Kid’s will love the generous dusting of powdered sugar on to and maple syrup.

Cinnamon roll casserole in a crock pot.

5. Crock Pot Cinnamon Roll Casserole 

No need for the oven with this tasty meal! Make cinnamon rolls in your crock pot and have them ready on Christmas morning. Plus, the entire house will smell amazing.

Reindeer pancakes on a plate.

6. Reindeer Pancakes

Different sizes pancakes and bacon “antlers” make the cutest reindeer ever! This will be a hit and a new tradition.

French Toast Casserole on a plate.

7. French Toast Casserole Recipe 

This casserole dish can be made the night before so all you have to do is bake it the next morning. This is perfect for Christmas morning! This French toast bake is so decadent and the extra syrup on top just is amazing.

Peppermint Pancakes on a plate with whipped cream.

8. Peppermint Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Make pancakes festive with peppermint and chocolate chips. This recipe is so yummy.

Easy breakfast casserole up close with salsa.

9. Easy Breakfast Casserole

This breakfast casserole has everything you need in one dish! Hash browns, eggs, cheese and ham. Yum!

Oatmeal Muffins close up.

10. Oatmeal Applesauce Muffins

You will not believe how moist and delicious these oatmeal muffins are. The secret is the applesauce. Kid’s love these.

Santa pancakes on a plate.

11. Santa Breakfast

Make a Santa breakfast with pancakes, strawberries,  whipped topping and more. You can even let the kids help decorate these.

Breakfast pizzas on a white plate.

12. Quick and Easy Breakfast Pizza

Individual breakfast pizza’s are made really simple with canned biscuits. Top with your favorite breakfast toppings and you are set!

Stack of pancakes on a plate.

13. Baked Pancakes 

Breakfast can be stressful but this recipe for baked pancakes makes it so simple. No more standing over the griddle making pancakes. Just bake them! These are so tasty.

Cinnamon roll Christmas tree on a red plate.

14. Cinnamon Roll Christmas Trees

Turn store bought cinnamon rolls into Christmas trees! Just a little drizzle of green icing and you have a gorgeous Christmas tree for breakfast.

Cheesy tater tot breakfast bake in a white casserole.

15. Cheesy Tater Tot Breakfast Bake

This tater tote casserole is piled high with breakfast toppings and baked with lots of cheesy goodness!

Hot cocoa pancakes on a plate.

16. Hot Cocoa Pancakes

Pancakes packed with chocolate and topped with marshmallows make amazing hot cocoa pancakes! These are rich and decadent.

Santa toast with fruit.

17. Santa Toast

Whole wheat toast topped with peanut butter and fruit come together to make Santa Toast! It is so fun.

Green waffles in shape of Christmas tree.

18. Christmas Tree Waffles

Waffles get a festive twist with green food coloring and candy “ornaments”. This waffle tree is so clever.

Cinnamon Roll French Toast Casserole on plate.

19. Cinnamon Roll French Toast Casserole

This casserole looks homemade but it starts with 2 rolls of refrigerated cinnamon rolls. The extra icing on top just makes this recipe even better!

Holiday punch in pitcher and glasses.

20. Christmas punch

With only 3 ingredients, this punch recipe is easy to make and so delicious. It is perfect for breakfast or brunch.

Monkey bread in slow cooker.

21. Crock Pot Monkey Bread

It is so easy to make monkey bread in the slow cooker. Everyone will enjoy this sweet bread with brown sugar for Christmas breakfast.

Glazed donuts in a pile.

22. Glazed Baked Donuts

Enjoy bakery style donuts at home with a few easy steps. The glaze makes it even better.

Quiche in a pan.

23. Easy Quiche Recipe

This easy quiche recipe is packed with veggies and more for a healthy and hearty recipe.

Nutella French Toast on a plate.

24. Nutella French Toast

Stuffed French toast has a delightful surprise inside. Each piece is stuffed with Nutella for a tasty treat.

Slice of coffee cake.

25. Easy coffee cake recipe

From the crumb topping to the moist cake, this recipe is simply amazing.

26. Cinnamon Cake

Learn how to make this easy Cinnamon cake in a bundt cake pan for fabulous results. The glaze is so pretty.

Sausage casserole on a plate.

27. Sausage and Egg Breakfast Casserole

The hearty combination of sausage and egg in this casserole is so yummy. It is an easy breakfast option.

Slow Cooker Breakfast casserole on plate.

28. Crock Pot Breakfast Casserole Recipe

Wake up to breakfast ready on Christmas morning. This easy casserole is hearty and delicious.

Donuts in a pile.

29. Biscuit Donuts

Make delicious donuts out of canned biscuits for a great breakfast.

Candied bacon in a jar.

30. Candied Bacon

The combination of salty and sweet bacon is so delicious. Everyone will enjoy this for Christmas.

Monkey Bread on a platter.

31. Easy Monkey Bread Recipe

This pull apart bread is easy to make and so delicious. The entire recipe is effortless.

Cinnamon roll on a plate.

32. Homemade cinnamon rolls

Enjoy homemade cinnamon rolls with the best cream cheese icing.

Breakfast pizza on plate.

33. Breakfast pizza recipe

Get this breakfast pizza on the table in less than 20 minutes. You can choose your favorite toppings.

Easy Christmas morning breakfast ideas.

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