Most dads agree: The ideal Father’s Day calls for quality time with loved ones, time to kick back and relax, and a hearty meal made with love. Start his day off on a special (and delicious!) note with these Father's Day brunch recipes and Father's Day gift to let him know just how much you care!
These recipes give plenty of options to satisfy any and every brunch craving. For savory lovers, we’ve included breakfast favorites like omelets, quiches and piles of bacon. Since every guy doesn't have a penchant for savory dishes, we've also included brunch ideas that tap into his sweet side — we're talking sweet rolls, sticky buns and Chrissy Teigen's famous banana bread. From sweet to savory and light to filling, we’ve got something to give Dad an extra pep in his step on his special day.
No need to stress over how to start his day off right: We’ve got that covered. Whip up a few of these dishes to really make him feel appreciated this holiday. If you really want to tie the whole menu together, include some morning-appropriate champagne cocktails and end the day with a special Father's Day dinner or Father's Day cake for a sweet treat! This is Dad’s special day, and we’ve got the recipes to really make him feel like #1.
Who doesn't love cake for breakfast? This sweet cinnamon coffee cake filled with crunchy walnuts is a crowd-pleasing favorite.
Get the Raisin-Walnut Coffee Cake recipe.
Learn how to make the best French Toast ever with our go-to recipe. Dad will be impressed!
Get the French Toast recipe.
Serve up this savory hash loaded with spicy chorizo, cheese and flavorful potatoes for a hearty and filling brunch dish.
These not-too-sweet muffins are the perfect treat to surprise Dad with on his special morning.
Pair crispy toast with not-too-runny eggs and a shallot vinaigrette for a delicious and savory start to Dad's day.
Get the Jammy Egg Toasts recipe.
These sweet sticky buns will have the whole fam up and ready to celebrate Dad in no time.
Get the Pecan Sticky Buns recipe.
Add an extra dose of protein to your pancakes with greek yogurt!
Get the Greek Yogurt Pancakes recipe.
A side of greens dressed with lemon juice and Parmesan makes brunch extra healthy ... so you can save room for Father's Day cake later.
Get the Classic Omelet and Greens recipe.
Fresh ginger stirred right into the batter makes this pumpkin recipe extra special — and spicy!
Get the Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread recipe.
Serve this with a hunk of bread for dunking in those delicious, tomato-y juices.
Get the Shakshuka recipe.
Make 'em mini so Dad gets his own loaf. Don't forget the butter!
Get the Mini Sesame Zucchini Loaves recipe.
Yepp, there are crushed potato chips (use them in a pinch if you don't have potatoes!) stirred right into the omelet batter for extra heft that Dad will eat right up.
Get the Potato Chip Omelet recipe.
We'll show you five different spice combos so you can make this easy granola exactly how Dad likes.
Get the Best-Ever Granola recipe.
The best part of this quick breakfast? You can make it in advance!
Get the Breakfast Burritos recipe.
Make breakfast a little more fun by cracking the eggs in a hole in the bread. Dad is still a kid at heart, after all.
Prep these freezable breakfast sandwiches up to a month in advance, and then microwave 'em when you're ready to get your brunch on.
Unlike classic cinnamon rolls, this sticky-sweet version relies on a blueberry-cinnamon filling and lemon cream cheese icing for flavor.
He's a simple guy, which is why this classic combo works best. To make it brunch-worthy, garnish it with sliced radishes, chives or sesame seeds (or all of the above).
These fruity muffins are rich in protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals (thanks quinoa!).
Get the Very Berry Quinoa Muffins recipe.
Let Dad customize the bagel of his dreams with this spread of his favorite fixins' including cucumbers, tomatoes and lox.
Get the Everything Bagel Dip recipe.
Fit for a crowd, this massive pancake doesn't require any flipping skills. Good thing.
Lean on summer's freshest fruit (nectarines!) with this fruity, cheesy toast. Avocado, who?!
Get the Nectarine Bruschetta recipe.
If this bundt is good enough for Chrissy Teigen, it'll definitely be a hit with Dad. Trust.
Skip the lines at McDonald's and bake your own giant McGriddle at home.
Get the Bacon French Toast Bake recipe.
Surprise him with this deconstructed bacon, egg and cheese bagel bake that you can whip up the night before.
Get the Bagel Breakfast Bake recipe.
These homemade tarts are delicious whether you choose raspberry or strawberry jam, and they only take 30 minutes!
Get the Glazed Berry Breakfast Tarts recipe.
Because who needs crust when you have bacon? Not your dad, that's who.
Get the Crustless Quiche Lorraine recipe.
Proof that you can have your ranch and eat it ... for breakfast on Father's Day.