10 Amazing Pancake Recipes Everyone Needs to Try

It's the age-old debate: pancakes vs. waffles. I'm all for pancakes in case you didn't get that from the title. Pancakes are just fluffy pieces of deliciousness. sent straight from heaven. So throw on that apron and get ready to step up your breakfast game!


1. Chocolate Pancakes w/ Chocolate Sauce, Strawberries, and Bananas

Yes, chocolate pancakes are a thing and they are the best thing to ever grace this earth! Those plus some delicious fresh strawberries and bananas make for the perfect combination for a sweet start to the day. 

2. Lemon Poppy Seed Pancakes

My favorite saying goes a little something like "when life gives you lemons, you make pancakes!" Okay maybe not really, but this recipe is bound to be a refreshing start to your day.

3. The Fluffiest Vegan Pancakes 

This wouldn't be a great recipe list if there wasn't at least one vegan dish. Not only are these the best and fluffiest pancakes you'll ever eat, but they're also egg and refined sugar-free. Top them with fresh figs to make every Pinterest mom's heart burst!

4. Brown Sugar Pancakes

An average looking pancake with above average flavor, the beautiful dark brown sugar adds a sweetness that is absolutely unparalleled! Top with a bit of butter and maple syrup for an unforgettable taste.

5. Vegan Green Tea Pancakes 

What's better than one vegan recipe? Two vegan recipes. (p.s. it's also gluten-free!) Use green tea matcha powder for these amazing colorful pancakes that are great for a unique breakfast or St. Patrick's Day celebration!

6. Sweet Potato Oatmeal Pancakes w/ Mascarpone Cream 

Definitely one of the healthier alternatives, but don't be fooled these babies are still packed with flavor. The Vitamin B6 is found in sweet potatoes and helps support energy. Topped with fresh fruit and mascarpone, they allow you to start your day with a boost of energy and guilt-free!

7. Espresso Chip Pancakes

Pancakes containing espresso powder paired with espresso glaze these are destined to give you an extra caffeine fix. Plus, for an added touch of sweetness, top with chocolate chips!

8. Peaches 'n Cream Cheesecake Pancakes 

As an avid lover of peaches and cheesecake, I can unbiasedly say that this is the best recipe on this list! For those who love fillings AND toppings, this is the best recipe for you. Filled and topped with fresh peaches sweetened cream these are guaranteed to grant you delicious delight. 

9. Apple Pie Pancakes w/ Vanilla Maple Syrup

This country-style inspired recipe uses fresh apples stirred into the batter to offer bites filled with hints of flavor. Pair this delicious recipe bacon and potatoes for a breakfast to remember. 

10. Orange Rosemary Pancakes w/ Lavender Honey Whipped Cream 

Aside from being a mouthful, this recipe is peak elegance in a pancake. The subtle flavor of the lavender gives your breakfast a hint of sophistication to rival even the chicest cafe menu. 


With recipes this delicious, the messy kitchen is definitely worth it! 

Happy Cooking!