25 Vegan Holiday Breakfast Recipes

Nothing beats waking up to breakfast on Christmas morning! From cinnamon rolls and donuts to savory options like vegan omelets, this list of vegan breakfast recipes has everything you need to wake up feeling excited on Christmas!

Vegan Christmas breakfast can be hard to come by. The holidays scream “butter” and “eggs” from the rooftops and finding a plant-based option can be uncommon.

Luckily, I have a solution to your woes with these decadent vegan recipes! Some are easy to make, others more labor-intensive, but all are comforting in the hopes to make your spirits bright come Christmas morning.

hand holding vegan cinnamon roll with icing

Vegan Chai Cinnamon Rolls

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Sweet chai dough swirled with a cinnamon nutty center make these vegan cinnamon rolls everything! Make ahead for an easy holiday breakfast.
Get the recipe here.

vegan french toast

Vegan French Toast

Recipe by Food with Feeling

French toast, but vegan – yes, please! These would be perfect for Christmas morning.
Get the recipe here.

chickpea flour pancakes vegan with figs and walnuts

Chickpea Flour Pancakes

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

These pancakes are gluten-free and vegan! Pile on your favorite toppings such as maple syrup, or add in some delicious ingredients like chocolate chips!
Get the recipe here.

Peppermint Hot Chocolatte

Peppermint Chocolatte

Recipe by Delicious Everyday

This Peppermint Chocolatte is the perfect coffee to get you in the holiday spirit.
Get the recipe here.

vegan omelet

Vegan Omelet

Recipe by Nora Cookes

For you savory breakfast lovers out there, this vegan omelet is delicious without an egg in sight!
Get the recipe here.

Cranberry Eggnog Rolls - Vegan

Vegan Pull-apart Cranberry Eggnog Roles

Recipe by The Baking Fairy

Impress your friends and family this holiday season by showing up with this Vegan Pull-Apart Cranberry Eggnog Rolls! Make them festive into the shape of a Christmas tree, or go traditional with a wreath formation. Either way, they’re sure to be a hit!
Get the recipe here.

baked gingerbread donuts

Baked Gingerbread Doughnuts

Recipe by Strength & Sunshine

A healthy holiday donut recipe you’ll love! These baked gluten-free vegan gingerbread doughnuts are paleo, allergy-free, grain-free, and perfect for breakfast, dessert, a Christmas brunch, or an afternoon snack!
Get the recipe here.

Sweet Potato Pumpkin Waffles

Sweet Potato or Pumpkin Waffles

Recipe by Foodal

These waffles made with sweet potato or pumpkin puree may be the best waffles you’ve ever had.
Get the recipe here.

chai gingerbread smoothie

Chia Gingerbread Smoothie

Recipe by Flavour & Savour

Indulge in this nutritious Chia Gingerbread Smoothie on winter mornings and start your day on a healthy note.
Get the recipe here.

Apple Cranberry Strudel

Puff Pastry Apple Cranberry Strudel 

Recipe by Veggie Fun Kitchen

This rustic Apple Cranberry Strudel is vegan, easy and delicious! It is filled with apples, cranberries, pecans, and a secret ingredient: a homemade cashew cream! 
Get the recipe here.

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Bowls

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Bowls

Recipe by Sustain My Cooking Habit

Packed with nutrients, this beautiful chocolate cherry vegan smoothie bowl recipe is a healthy and delicious way to start the holiday festivities.
Get the recipe here.

Vegan Gingerbread Pancakes

Vegan Gingerbread Pancakes

Recipe by Delightful Adventures

Easy and fluffy Vegan Gingerbread Pancakes that are perfectly spiced and make a festive addition to your holiday table.
Get the recipe here.

Holiday Orange Cranberry Mimosa

Holiday Orange Cranberry Mimosa

Recipe by Rhubarbarians

Orange Cranberry Mimosa – a gorgeous and festive holiday drink for everyone in the family.
Get the recipe here.

Vegan Biscuits and Gravy

Vegan Biscuits and Gravy

Recipe by The Baking Fairy

Enjoy a hearty breakfast of biscuits and gravy on Christmas morning.
Get the recipe here.

spatula removing pumpkin cinnamon roll from baking pan

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Sweet cinnamon buns are a warm treat to wake up to on Christmas morning. Plus the addition of pumpkin is pure bliss!
Get the recipe here.

vegan monkey bread

Vegan Caramel Monkey Bread

Recipe by Nora Cookes

This homemade vegan monkey bread is sure to become an instant holiday hit with your family.
Get the recipe here.

No bake granola bars

Healthy Chewy No Bake Granola Bars

Recipe by Happy Kitchen

Easy, delicious and customizable portable snack or breakfast treat packed with nutrients and flavor perfect for Christmas breakfast or as a gift!
Get the recipe here.

apple cinnamon oatmeal slow cooker

Slow Cooker Apple Cinnamon Oats

Recipe by Recipes from a Pantry

This warm and creamy Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal is an easy and filling holiday breakfast.
Get the recipe here.

Gingerbread Scones

Gingerbread Scones

Recipe by The Curious Frugal


Get the recipe here.

stack of vegan apple cider donuts with hand grabbing top donut.

Apple Cider Donuts

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

These vegan donuts are full of cinnamon sugar flavor and easy to make because they are baked!
Get the recipe here.

vegan banana muffins with walnuts on marble counter with muffin tin on light blue napkin

Banana Muffins with Streusel Topping

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

These muffins are the best make-ahead breakfast for Christmas!
Get the recipe here.

Dairy-free breakfast skillet

Dairy-Free Breakfast Skillet

Recipe by Make It Dairy Free

This quick-cooking breakfast skillet is loaded with potatoes and perfect for the whole family.
Get the recipe here.

Gingerbread quinoa coffee cake

Gingerbread Quinoa Coffee Cake

Recipe by Strength & Sunshine

Make this coffee cake ahead of time so you can enjoy Christmas morning with your family instead of in the kitchen.
Get the recipe here.

Vegan quiche with asparagus

Vegan Quiche

Recipe by Happy Kitchen

The cheesy soy-free creamy filling and crunchy asparagus quiche is finished in under 40 minutes and can be made ahead.
Get the recipe here.

gold spoon with pumpkin oatmeal

Vegan Pumpkin Oatmeal

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Make Christmas morning a breeze with this Instant Pot or Slow Cooker oatmeal that’s bursting with fall and winter flavors.
Get the recipe here.

What’s your favorite vegan Christmas breakfast? Let me know in the comments below!