30 Father's Day Brunch Recipes for a Delicious Start to the Day

Your dad will love waking up to these sweet and savory dishes.

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Brian Woodcock

If you're still trying to organize the ultimate Father's Day celebration, don't stress. We have everything you need to make Dad's day special, starting with these Father's Day brunch recipes. This list is filled with his favorite breakfast plates, including indulgent pancakes, easy casseroles, and just about every egg dish you can imagine. To really make his morning meal one to remember, present him with his Father's Day gifts as he's enjoying his brunch spread. Whether you go with a store-bought gift or a homemade item, he'll absolutely love it because it's coming from you. We also recommend pairing the present with a fun card including a sweet sentiment—personalized from his beloved son or darling daughter—to really make his day. And because you've taken care of all the gift giving and eating early, you have the entire day to enjoy activities with the entire family. Whether this is Dad's first Father's Day, or maybe he's your stepdad, we have everything you need to make his day memorable. Now that's a perfectly planned Father's Day.

fathers day brunch cinnamon roll
The Recipe Critic
Skillet Maple Bacon Cinnamon Roll

Can't decide between sweet or savory? With this decadent dish—made in your handy dandy cast iron skillet—you can enjoy the best of both worlds.

Get the recipe at The Recipe Critic.

SHOP CAST IRON SKILLETS

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fathers day brunch casserole
Dinner at the Zoo
Hash Brown Egg Casserole

This loaded breakfast casserole is the easiest—and cheesiest—way to keep Dad full long after he's enjoyed the last bite. To balance out the savory dish, this blogger recommends serving with a fruit salad.

Get the recipe at Dinner at the Zoo.

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fathers day brunch pizza
Crazy for Crust
Breakfast Pizza

Pizza for brunch? Only on Dad's special day! Topped with eggs, bacon, and cheese, this pie features all your favorite breakfast staples.

Get the recipe at Crazy for Crust.

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fathers day brunch blueberry donuts
Brian Woodcock
Rooibos-Blueberry-Glazed Donut Holes

Dad will love having one (or a few!) of these perfectly-sized bites. The hint of lemon combined with the burst of blueberry makes for a super-fresh sweet.

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Damn Delicious
Ham, Egg, and Cheese Grilled Cheese

A waffle maker makes these sandwiches come together in nearly no time. This blogger uses sharp cheddar and ham, but you can customize your creation using your dad's favorite meat and cheese.

Get the recipe at Damn Delicious.

SHOP WAFFLE MAKERS

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fathers day brunch crepes
The Cookie Rookie
Loaded S’more Crepes

What better way to celebrate dad and kick off the start of summer than with an upgraded version of s'mores? Filled with chocolate, marshmallows, and graham crackers, and topped with a marshmallow ice cream drizzle, these crepes will surely satisfy your father's sweet tooth.

Get the recipe at The Cookie Rookie.

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fathers day pancakes
Spicy Southern Kitchen
Sweet Corn and Candied Bacon Pancakes

Get your sweet and savory fix in every bite of these decadent flapjacks for a perfect Father's Day brunch recipe. Don't forget lots of butter and maple syrup!

Get the recipe at Spicy Southern Kitchen.

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fathers day brunch coffee cake
Baker by Nature
Coffee Cake Donuts With Vanilla Glaze

This sweet treat takes just 30 minutes to make. But you'll probably have to bake a few batches—they're that good.

Get the recipe at Baker by Nature.

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Half Baked Harvest
Breakfast Quesadilla With Soft Scrambled Eggs and Avocado Salsa

If dad's favorite cuisine is Mexican, he'll enjoy this loaded dish. And you'll love that it comes together in mere minutes.

Get the recipe at Half Baked Harvest.

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Cooking Classy
Cinnamon Rolls

This blogger writes that "you’ll never need another cinnamon roll recipe" after making her version. Just one look at its ooey, gooey perfection, and we understand why.

Get the recipe at Cooking Classy.

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fathers day brunch crescent ring
Jo Cooks
Crescent Bacon Breakfast Ring

Store-bought crescent rolls make this stuffed ring come together in a snap. You could even put it together the day before and pop it in the oven when you're ready to serve.

Get the recipe at Jo Cooks.

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fathers day brunch french toast
Averie Cooks
Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Stuffed French Toast

This blogger recommends using Texas toast for her upgraded French toast. The thicker bread holds up to all the delicious additions.

Get the recipe at Averie Cooks.

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Natasha's Kitchen
Cheesy Hash Brown and Egg Breakfast Casserole

Use your trusty cast iron skillet to bake this breakfast casserole. This way, it can go from the stove to the oven to the table without having to dirty more dishes.

Get the recipe at Natasha's Kitchen.

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fathers day brunch french toast
Brian Woodcock
Country Ham French Toast

Just add a slice of ham to this classic French toast recipe to give a savory kick to all the sweetness.

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SHOP SERVING PLATTERS

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Brian Woodcock
Banana Bread Flapjacks

Toasted pecans give these banana-filled pancakes a sweet and satisfying crunch.

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SHOP GRIDDLES

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fathers day brunch quiche
Brian Woodcock
Deep-Dish Bacon and Leek Quiche

Filled with fluffy eggs, crispy bacon, and Gruyère cheese, this dish is big enough to feed the whole family.

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SHOP SPRINGFORM PANS

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fathers day brunch waffles
Damn Delicious
Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Waffles

Try this savory spin on waffles! Just pop the ingredients in a waffle iron and they're ready to eat in minutes.

Get the recipe at Damn Delicious.

SHOP WAFFLE MAKERS

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fathers day brunch pizza
The Gunny Sack
Tater Tot Breakfast Pizza

A tater-tot crust topped with eggs, cheese, sausage, and bacon will make this Father's Day morning the best one yet.

Get the recipe at The Gunny Sack.

SHOP CAST IRON SKILLETS

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fathers day brunch biscuits
Baker by Nature
White Cheddar, Bacon, and Apple Biscuits

Serve these savory and slightly sweet biscuits alone or fill them with scrambled eggs to make breakfast sandwiches.

Get the recipe at Baker by Nature.

SHOP BAKING SHEETS

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fathers day brunch frittata
Downshiftology
Smoked Salmon Frittata

This healthy recipe—made with smoked salmon and goat cheese—is great to serve when dad will be indulging in other treats all day.

Get the recipe at Downshiftology.

SHOP PIE SERVERS

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fathers day brunch donuts
I heart Naptime
Maple Bacon Donuts

Combine dad's breakfast favorites—donuts and bacon—to make a dish he won't forget.

Get the recipe at I Heart Naptime.

SHOP LADLES

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Mary Britton
Chicken and Corn Bread Pancakes with Spicy Syrup

What dad wouldn't want to wake up to a stack of chicken and corn bread pancakes?!

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SHOP COOLING RACKS

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Mary Britton
Pancake Breakfast Sandwich with Sausage and Avocado

Take your breakfast sandwich to the next level by using pancakes as bread.

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SHOP HAND MIXERS

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spring vegetable, ham and goat cheese frittata
Christopher Shane
Spring Vegetable, Ham, and Goat Cheese Frittata

This brunch-ready dish can easily feed a crowd (or just one very hungry dad).

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twisted sticky caramel pecan roll
Christopher Shane
Twisted Sticky Caramel-Pecan Roll

If dad's got a sweet tooth, wake him up this with deliciously decadent caramel-pecan roll. (You might want to make two, since he'll probably want seconds.)

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summer cocktails - spicy beet bloody marys
Andrew Purcell
Spicy Beet Bloody Marys

Nothing says "Happy Father's Day" like a spicy, loaded cocktail.

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spanish tortilla with manchego and green olives
Christopher Testani
Spanish Tortilla with Manchego and Green Olives

Dense with veggies, this one-skillet wonder will totally hit the spot.

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pesto ricotta pie
Ellen Silverman
Pesto-Ricotta Pie

Because you know dad wants pizza for breakfast.

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Courtesy of Thrillist
Tater Tot Waffle Grilled Cheese

A waffle iron is the quickest way to dad's heart.

Get the recipe at Thrillist.

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COURTESY OF NO SPOON NECESSARY
Buffalo Chicken and Blue Cheese Waffle Sliders

Here's how to make dad very, very happy.

Get the recipe at No Spoon Necessary.

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