33 savory pancake ideas

It's not just the flavor of the pancakes that makes them awesome; it's what you put on top! The perfect breakfast or brunch dish has to be both tasty and fun, which is why we've compiled this list of savory pancake ideas for you to try out.

These recipes will please your taste buds with flavors like bacon, blueberries, goat cheese, and more. So flip through our list now before you head to the kitchen for a weekend morning meal everyone in your family will love!

1. Cheesy Vegan Savory Pancakes 

Cheesy Vegan Savory Pancakes

If you're looking for a delicious and easy breakfast recipe, look no further than these Cheesy Vegan Savory Pancakes! They're loaded with cheddar cheese and green onions, making them flavorful and satisfying.

2. Pancake Cannelloni With Spinach And Four Cheese

 Pancake Cannelloni With Spinach And Four Cheese

Pancake Cannelloni might seem like an odd dish, but it's tasty and easy to make.

The pancakes provide light and fluffy base for the creamy spinach and cheese filling.

This Pancake Cannelloni With Spinach And Four Cheese dish is perfect for a quick and easy weeknight meal.

3. Sweet Potato Masala Dosa With Coconut Raita

Sweet Potato Masala Dosa With Coconut Raita

This delicious and healthy recipe for Sweet Potato Masala Dosa With Coconut Raita is perfect for a quick and easy breakfast or snack.

The sweet potato filling is spiced with ginger, cumin, chili powder, and a refreshing coconut and coriander yogurt sauce.

4. Ham And Cheese Pancakes Recipe

Ham And Cheese Pancakes Recipe

Pancakes are always a popular breakfast food, but they become irresistible when adding melted cheese and ham.

This Ham And Cheese Pancake Recipe is a great way to start your day or serve as a decadent brunch dish.

Make sure to visit our list here for even more breakfast ideas without bread.

5. Savory Pancakes

Savory Pancakes

Savory Pancakes make a great breakfast, lunch, or dinner option! They are quick and easy to make, and customized with your favorite toppings.

6. Sweetcorn and Chili Pancakes

Sweetcorn and Chili Pancakes

These Sweetcorn and Chili Pancakes are the perfect way to start your day. They're packed with flavor and are a great way to get your morning started.

The chili gives them a bit of a kick, while the sweetness of the corn balances it out. They're also really easy to make, so you can have them ready in no time.

7. Full English Breakfast Pancake

Full English Breakfast Pancake

A delicious and giant Full English Breakfast Pancake, perfect for a lazy breakfast in bed!

This pancake is filled with your favorite breakfast ingredients, including crispy bacon, juicy mushrooms, and grilled vine-ripened cherry tomatoes. So grab a fork and dig in!

8. Quesadilla Pancakes With A Speedy Mexican Bean Filling

Quesadilla Pancakes With A Speedy Mexican Bean Filling

These Quesadilla Pancakes are a brilliant little meal idea for pancake day or any day of the year.

They're an excellent way to make quesadillas from store cupboard bits if you're out of wheat tortillas, and the speedy Mexican-inspired bean filling is delicious, healthy, and ready in minutes.

9. Classic Pancakes Stuffed with Spinach and Ricotta

Classic Pancakes Stuffed with Spinach and Ricotta

This Classic Pancakes Stuffed with Spinach and Ricotta is a great Italian main course.

The crepes are a perfect substitute for the cannelloni, and the spinach and ricotta stuffing is delicious. This dish is sure to be a hit with your family or guests!

10. Potato Pancakes

Potato Pancakes

Potato Pancakes are a delicious, traditional dish perfect for comfort food.

They can be served with applesauce and sour cream as a light dinner or roast chicken for a heartier winter meal. They are easy to make and can be adapted to your taste preferences.

You might also want to check out our Best Frying Pans Review to find the best pan for your cooking experiments.

11. Spinach Pancakes With Smoked Salmon

Spinach Pancakes With Smoked Salmon

These pancakes are packed with flavor and are sure to leave you satisfied. The smoked salmon adds a delicious richness to the dish, while the spinach provides a healthy dose of nutrients.

Serve them with a dollop of crème fraîche for a touch of decadence. Want to give it a try? You can get this Spinach Pancakes With Smoked Salmon recipe here.

12. Peking Duck Pancakes

Peking Duck Pancakes

Peking Duck Pancakes are delicious and are a must-try for anyone. The pancakes are thin and crispy, and the duck is cooked to perfection.

13. Brie-Stuffed Pancakes With Crispy Bacon

Brie-Stuffed Pancakes With Crispy Bacon

There's nothing quite like starting your day off with a stack of fluffy pancakes stuffed full of melted brie cheese and crispy bacon.

This indulgent breakfast is the perfect way to celebrate pancake day (or any day, really).

The creamy brie pairs perfectly with the salty bacon, making for a delicious and decadent breakfast that you'll love waking up to. Get this Brie-Stuffed Pancakes With Crispy Bacon recipe here.

14. Savory Crepes

Savory Crepes

The Savory Crepes are a delicious and convenient way to enjoy a meal on the go. They're perfect for those days when you're in a hurry but still want something that's both tasty and nutritious.

15. Cheddar-And-Scallion Savory Pancakes

Cheddar-And-Scallion Savory Pancakes

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There's nothing quite like a delicious breakfast to start your day off on the right foot. These Cheddar-And-Scallion Savory Pancakes are the perfect way to get your day started, with their savory flavor and fluffy texture. They're sure to keep you satisfied until lunchtime!

16. Savory Dinner Pancakes with Chili Butter

Savory Dinner Pancakes with Chili Butter

These Savory Dinner Pancakes are a real treat dinner - with chorizo, bacon, and chili butter.

The combination of flavors is exciting - the salty bacon and chorizo against the sweet pancake, all topped with spicy chili butter. It might sound a little unusual, but it works!!

17. Korean Savory Pancakes

Korean Savory Pancakes

Korean Savory Pancakes are a delicious and easy-to-make dinner idea. The recipe combines carrots and green onions with a simple batter and fries them into pancakes. They're served with honey, garlic, soy sauce dipping sauce that is amazing.

18. Chinese Savory Pancakes

Chinese Savory Pancakes

Chinese Savory Pancakes are a delicious and easy-to-make snack or side dish. They are made with soft pancakes, garlic, Chinese chives, carrots, and shrimp.

The pancakes are soft and garlicky, and the carrots and chives add a nice crunch.

The shrimp gives the pancakes a bit of protein and flavor. These pancakes are perfect for an afternoon snack or a light meal.

If you're looking for the best cooking experiment, our Best Cookware For Gas Stove Tops Review can help you decide which pan is ideal for you.

19. Savory Pancakes with Parmesan and Herbs

Savory Pancakes with Parmesan and Herbs

Savory pancakes make a great light dinner option. Parmesan and herbs are flavorful and filling.

You can top them with a fried egg and some juicy tomatoes for a complete meal. In just 20 minutes, you can have a delicious, healthy dinner on the table. Get this Savory Pancakes with Parmesan and Herbs recipe here.

20. Corn & Kielbasa Pancakes

Corn & Kielbasa Pancakes

If you're looking for a hearty and delicious breakfast, look no further than these Corn & Kielbasa Pancakes. The combination of smoky kielbasa and sweet, fresh corn is terrific, and the pancakes are simple to make.

21. Savory Chickpea Pancakes

Savory Chickpea Pancakes

These Savory Chickpea Pancakes are a great gluten-free and vegan option for breakfast or lunch.

The pancakes can be made into a couple of big or folded over and stuffed like an omelette. They are so tasty and easy to make, you'll want to have them for breakfast every day!

22. Savory Pancakes With A Fried Egg And Spinach

Savory Pancakes With A Fried Egg And Spinach

Savory pancakes are a great way to switch up your breakfast routine and enjoy something a little different.

This recipe includes spinach and a fried egg, making it a healthy and satisfying breakfast. You can get this Savory Pancakes With A Fried Egg And Spinach recipe here.

23. Savory Asparagus Pancakes

Savory Asparagus Pancakes

These Savory Asparagus Pancakes make a fun and easy breakfast or dinner option. The asparagus and Parmesan give them a savory flavor that is perfect for springtime. Be sure to serve them with plenty of sour cream and applesauce on the side!

24. Savory Pancakes For Canapes

Savory Pancakes For Canapes

Savory pancakes are a great way to switch things up at your next party - instead of serving the usual canapes, try something a little different!

These buckwheat pancakes can be gluten-free if you choose the right flour, and we've shown you an option topped with a simple crab salad. Get this Savory Pancakes For Canapes recipe here.

25. Savory Bacon-Cheddar Pancakes

Savory Bacon-Cheddar Pancakes

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These pancakes are the perfect way to start your day. Best of all, they're packed with flavor.

The bacon and cheddar add a delicious savory note, while the jalapeño peppers give them a bit of heat. Are you interested? Get this Savory Bacon-Cheddar Pancakes recipe here.

26. Okonomiyaki

Okonomiyaki

If you're looking for a fun and delicious Japanese dish to make, give this Japanese Pancake Okonomiyaki a try!

This savory pancake is made from a simple batter and can be topped with all sorts of goodies, like bacon, cabbage, and Japanese mayo. So yum!

27. Carrot and Cheese Savory Pancakes

Carrot and Cheese Savory Pancakes

These Carrot and Cheese Savory Pancakes make a fantastic, healthy meal for toddlers. They're perfect for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, or packed in a lunchbox. The pancakes are easy to make and can be eaten warm or stored in the fridge or freezer later on.

28. Gluten-Free Savory Pancakes

Gluten-Free Savory Pancakes

Fluffy and delicious gluten-free savory pancakes are easy to make with minimal ingredients and a quick cook time!

These pancakes are perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and can be topped with your favorite vegetables, cheese, bacon, and egg. Get this Gluten-Free Savory Pancakes recipe here.

29. Savory Dutch Baby Pancake

Savory Dutch Baby Pancake

The Dutch baby pancake is a delicious breakfast that is perfect for families. It is easy to make and can be customized with different toppings. The Savory Dutch Baby Pancake is perfect for brunch and will please everyone.

30. Keto Savory Pancakes

Keto Savory Pancakes

These simple Keto Savory Pancakes are soft and fluffy and serve as the perfect base for your favorite breakfast or lunch toppings.

31. Vietnamese Mini Savory Pancakes (Bánh Khọt)

Vietnamese Mini Savory Pancakes (Bánh Khọt)

The Vietnamese Mini Savory Pancakes (Bánh Khọt) is a popular dish from Southern Area Vietnam. The dish is made with vegetables and sweet and sour sauce. It is not difficult to prepare, but it does require time.

32. Savory Jalapeño, Lime, and Avocado Pancakes

Savory Jalapeño, Lime, and Avocado Pancakes

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Looking for a delicious and unique way to enjoy avocado? Stir some avocado into your pancake batter and make these savory Jalapeño, Lime, and Avocado Pancakes. These pancakes are essentially guacamole in pancake form, and they are sure to become your new go-to brunch dish.

33. Savory Cottage Cheese Pancakes

Savory Cottage Cheese Pancakes

These pancakes are a great way to use up any extra cottage cheese you might have. They're easy to make and taste delicious.

The Indian-spaced spices add a lot of flavors, and they don't even need a topping. Cucumber raita or plain yogurt would work well to top them with something. You can get this Savory Cottage Cheese Pancakes recipe here.

Conclusion

Savory pancakes make a great meal for any time of day. Whether you are looking for a breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snack option, there is sure to be a savory pancake recipe that fits your needs.

We have provided 33 different tasty pancake recipes for you to choose from, so there is something for everyone. So get cooking and enjoy these delicious and easy-to-make pancakes!

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