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The Best Breakfast For Dinner Meals You Need to Try

There is nothing better than a home-cooked meal especially when you are the one making the meal and are putting in the work. With quarantine life still looming over our heads, we are still always trying to find things to do around the house and outside to keep ourselves entertained. What better way to enjoy living your time indoors than experimenting with different foods? There are plenty of easy and finance-friendly recipes on the internet to get you cooking but have you ever tried a breakfast for dinner meal? Read on to find out the best recipes and meals to eat breakfast for dinner that will make you crave pancakes and waffles every night.

Fruit and Waffles

A classic breakfast meal that you should try out for dinner is the fruit and waffles combination. This is the perfect breakfast for dinner meal because it is filling and has some nutritional value with the fruit, giving you a lot of fiber. This meal will also be especially healthy if you opt for a multi-grain batter option or a gluten free batter with less cards than a traditional waffle batter. 

Chocolate Chip Blueberry Pancakes

Chocolate blueberry pancakes are the best breakfast for dinner meal because they offer a sweet and savory option to your menu. Additionally, It gives you dessert and dinner wrapped into one with the chocolate added in. Just pour in your desired pancake mix into your pan and add in chocolate pieces and blueberry for a delicious, sweet combo.

Breakfast Quesadillas

Breakfast quesadillas are also another great breakfast for dinner option because they allow you to get some protein in your diet with the cheese. You can also spice up your breakfast quesadillas with some vegetables or tomatoes, some spices, meat or whatever you see fit for your meal.

Pancake Cereal

Pancake cereal is all the rave right now thanks to TikTok which has started all of our favorite beauty, fashion and food trends. Try out pancake cereal which is simple to make and the perfect food for the ‘gram. Start out by just preparing your normal pancake mix and pour into an empty plastic squeeze condiment bottle. Squirt small amounts of the batter into the pan until you cook plenty of small pancakes for your cereal. Pour your small pancakes into a bowl and serve with syrup and your desired milk. 

Breakfast Burrito

Breakfast burritos are the perfect breakfast for dinner meal that will help you get all the necessary nutrients and protein in one meal. You can experiment with your breakfast burrito to perfect it to the way you want. You can add in vegetables, cheese, meat if you like and some salsa or spices.’

Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and grits are a traditional breakfast combo that you cannot go wrong with. The creaminess of the grits compliments the tough but flavorful texture of the shrimp and will give you a hearty meal. 


The omelette is also a breakfast food that you cannot go wrong with because you can personalize it exactly how you want with the ingredients that you want to add in. Like breakfast food, consider putting in your omelette your meats, cheese and vegetables. This will give your omelette lots of nutritional value including fiber and protein. A yummy combo might be tomatoes, spinach and Swiss cheese or green and red peppers, beef and American cheese. 

Classic Cereal

This may seem like an obvious choice. A classic bowl of cereal is sometimes all you need to satisfy your sugar craving or fill you up. This meal will give you calcium from the milk and choose a cereal that is whole grain to satisfy this food group.

Bacon and Eggs

Bacon and eggs is a classic breakfast meal that almost every non-vegetarian person loves. This meal is both filling and hearty. It will give you protein in the eggs and a little savory treat with the bacon.

Banana Bread

Banana bread is something that everyone seems to be giving their go at during our time in quarantine and now it might be yours. There are hundreds of banana bread recipes online that you can be sure to find one that satisfies your sweet tooth and fill you up in the morning at the same time. Try out a vegan or low sugar recipe or go for a traditional one. They all seem to taste great in the end!

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Bagel and Cream Cheese

A bagel and cream cheese is one of the simplest breakfast meals and is perfect for a late night bite or dinner meal. Simply toast your bagel of choice, whether that be an everything bagel, and spread some cream cheese over it, butter or a jam or jelly for a sweet twist to this classic American breakfast.

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken is the quintessential breakfast for dinner food because it can pretty much be eaten at any point of the day for a savory bite. Eating fried chicken for dinner will fill you up, provide your body with protein and make your mouth water with flavor.


Ham is another food that you can really eat at any point in the day that will be equally tasty and filling. Eat a slice for breakfast with a side of fruit or garlic roasted potatoes or for dinner with a side of green beans for a protein-filled and savory meal.  

Many people are still hesitant to try out breakfast meals for dinner but they are some of the best meals, especially if you are not looking to indulge in something too meaty and are tired and bold of your go-to chicken noodle soup or spaghetti and meatballs. If you are looking to try something sweet for dinner, indulge in waffles, pancakes or a sugary cereal. If you have some extra time on your hands, try out the TikTok trend of pancake cereal or your very own banana bread recipe. You can be sure to find a breakfast meal that you love to devour for dinner too and soon your whole family will be begging you to share.

Mikaela Blackwell

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