Make your kiddo feel extra special by kicking off their birth day with one of these birthday breakfast ideas for kids! From special treats to healthy breakfast options, you’ll find over 50 special breakfast ideas for kids that are a great way to kick off their special day.
The Best Birthday Breakfast Ideas For Kids
If you’ve found yourself here because you are looking for a unique birthday breakfast to surprise your child on the morning of their birthday then you are in luck.
We take kids birthday’s very seriously and have created loads of fun printable games and activities you can use for free.
So, we went ahead and collected over 50 best birthday breakfast ideas for kids that are the perfect way to kick off your child’s birthday.
A child’s birthday is a magical time and there’s nothing like fun birthday breakfast ideas for kids to make a kid’s birthday even more memorable!
Whether you want to treat your kid to a delicious birthday breakfast treat or provide them with a healthy breakfast to start their day, we’ve got tons of inspiring easy breakfast ideas here.
From birthday cake waffles to donut ice cream sandwiches and healthy rainbow fruit boards, you are sure to find the perfect delicious birthday breakfast from the list we compiled below.
Special Birthday Breakfast Ideas For Kids
When we think about special birthday breakfast ideas for kids we naturally gravitate to delicious recipes made with foods we know a child loves.
As such, the following fun birthday breakfast ideas for kids aren’t necessarily healthy but they are easy to make and above incredibly tasty!
These birthday breakfast ideas for kids are an ultimate morning meal in honor of their birthday that we know any child will truly love. Print out a copy of our cute birthday word search as a fun birthday activity to do during breakfast!
Looking for healthy breakfast ideas? We’ve got you! Scroll down to see what healthy breakfast recipes we suggest for a child’s birthday breakfast.
1. Fancy French Toast
Made with delicious brioche bread and topped with frosting and loads of sprinkles this fancy French toast is a birthday breakfast fit for a special occasion. (Breakfast recipe from Love From The Oven)
2. Birthday Donut Ice Cream Sandwich
A delicious twist on a classic ice cream sandwich.
Fill your donut ice cream sandwiches with your child’s favorite ice cream for a fun breakfast treat they’ll be giddy about. (Breakfast idea from Bitz & Giggles)
3. Rainbow Pancake Skewers
Take your favorite easy recipe for pancakes and transform them into colorful rainbow pancake skewers for your kiddos birthday morning. ( Birthday breakfast recipe from Made To Be A Momma)
6. Ice cream cone waffles
8. Unicorn Waffles
If your little one loves unicorns then this adorable unicorn waffle breakfast idea is a great breakfast choice on their birthday.
Top your waffle with whipped cream and colorful sprinkles to transform a classic waffle into this fun breakfast idea. (Breakfast idea from Yummy Luna Sweets)
9. Birthday Cake Milkshake
A birthday cake milkshake is a quick breakfast idea that any kid would love as part of their birthday celebration.
We love this kids’ birthday breakfast because it’s simple to make and a great choice for a quick breakfast on busy mornings. (Breakfast idea from Fun Money Mom)
10. Birthday Cake Kebabs
One of our favorite quick and easy birthday breakfast ideas for kids are these simple birthday cake kebabs.
Use your favorite boxed yellow cake mix, store bought frosting and sprinkles to create this fun recipe and wish your kiddo a happy birthday. (Birthday breakfast idea from .Tbsp)
11. Rainbow Pancakes
A stack of fluffy pancakes in all colors of the rainbow topped with icing and colorful rainbow sprinkles is another one of those special birthday breakfast ideas for kids we had to include in our list. (Recipe from Aileen Cooks)
12. Pancake muffins
16. Fruit Pebbles Cereal Bar
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day so start the day off celebrating your kiddo’s birthday with these yummy treats made with Fruity Pebbles.
These deliciously chewy Fruity Pebbles cereal bars studded with marshmallows are sure to win over any kid with a sweet tooth! (Recipe from Saveur)
17. Birthday Cake Funfetti Waffles
Little kids (and older ones too!) love Funfetti .
There’s something about Funfetti that that screams celebration and so we had to include these adorable birthday cake Funfetti waffles in our mega list of special birthday breakfast ideas for kids.
Top yours with your favorite toppings (a scoop of ice cream or maple syrup would be divine!) and you’ve got yourself the perfect breakfast for a birthday celebration. (Recipe from Real House Moms)
18. Loaded Ice Cream Crepes
Ice cream and crepes? Yes please! This is one of those make-ahead recipes that is totally worth the time investment.
Ice cream stuffed marbled crepes are loaded with chocolate and nuts to create a delicious breakfast that the birthday boy or girl will not soon forget. (Recipe from Chef Club)
19. Rainbow Waffles
Rainbow waffles are a fun way to kick off a child’s birthday!
Perfect for a weekend breakfasts or a breakfast birthday party with friends and family. (Recipe from Mommy’s Fabulous Finds)
20. Birthday Cake Pancakes
Nothing beats a huge stack of fluffy birthday cake pancakes. So, it’s not surprising that this gorgeous stack of deliciousness makes our list of birthday breakfast ideas for kids.
Pancakes are one of those classic breakfast foods that are always a hit.
And, these extra special birthday cake pancakes take a traditional pancake up a notch making them good breakfast idea for a kids birthday.
Packed with sprinkles and topped with icing, this breakfast choice is sure to be a hit! (Recipe from The Gracious Wife)
21. Pancake Board
Did you know that pancake grazing boards are a thing?
Celebrate your kiddo’s birthday in style with a special pancake board.
Gather all of their favorite toppings and arrange them on a large grazing board for an over-the-top breakfast experience built around mini pancakes.
This is one of our favorite birthday breakfast ideas for kids if you’re hosting a morning or brunch birthday party for you child. (Recipe from Pancake Recipes)
26. Homemade Cinnamon Rolls
Ooey and gooey and loaded with a birthday breakfast sprinkle mix these Funfetti cinnamon rolls take your best homemade cinnamon rolls recipe to the next level. (Breakfast idea from The Little Epicurean)
Healthy Birthday Breakfast Ideas For Kids
If healthy birthday breakfast ideas for kids are your priority then you are going to love these options we’ve collected for you.
These special birthday breakfast ideas for kids are a great option if you’re looking for a lower sugar, higher protein breakfast with more whole grains.
27. Breakfast Burritos
Breakfast burritos are a great healthy breakfast idea for kids and they can be filled with all sorts of yummy goodies like scrambled eggs, chopped vegetables, beans and cheese.
Serve your burritos with a side of fresh fruit, freshly squeezed orange juice or cottage cheese for a complete birthday meal. (Recipe from Eating On A Dime)
28. Birthday Cake Oatmeal Bowl
A sweet and healthy birthday breakfast idea is this birthday cake oatmeal bowl. The recipe uses simple ingredients like oats, milk (sub almond milk for more protein) and Funfetti cake mix to create a delicious blend of flavors.
Top with colorful sprinkles for an extra touch of fun and top with your child’s favorite fruit or cereal for the perfect birthday breakfast treat. (Birthday breakfast recipe from delish )
29. Fruit Waffle Kabobs
Waffles don’t necessarily have to be a sweet breakfast treat!
Whip up some of your favorite waffles and skewer them with your child’s favorite fruit to create healthy and adorable fruit waffle kabobs. Use cute cookie cutters to make fun fruit shapes. (Recipe from Shaer)
34.Ombre Vegan Rainbow Pancakes
These vegan ombre pancakes are simple to make and are delicious. Top with fresh fruit and yogurt and serve. (Recipe from Planted In The Kitchen)
35. Love Toast
Similar to eggs in a nest this simple protein packed healthy birthday breakfast idea for kids is a great choice for busy morning.
Use heart shaped cookie cutters to make room for the egg. Alternatively, you can use any shape cutters you want! (Breakfast idea from Woman’s Day)
40. Healthy Apple Slice Donuts
Isn’t this one of the most adorable birthday breakfast ideas for kids you’ve ever seen? These apple slice donuts are so easy to make.
Apple slices are topped with cream cheese “frosting” and sprinkles to make a colorful and healthy birthday breakfast idea your little one will love. (Breakfast idea from Hello Wonderful)
41. Peanut Butter Banana Bites
A perfect healthy breakfast idea for busy mornings these peanut butter banana bites are one of our favorite quick and easy birthday breakfast ideas for kids. (Recipe idea from Sugar Bee Crafts)
42. Breakfast Charcuterie Platter
Another of our favorite healthy birthday breakfast ideas for kids is a well thought out breakfast board.
Load your board with seasonal fresh fruit, cheeses (cheddar, Manchego or feta cheese), eggs and whole grain baked goods (waffles, bagels, English muffins) to create a healthy birthday grazing board the whole family will enjoy. (Breakfast idea from Noshing With The Nolands)
43. Fruit Tarts with Granola Crust
A crispy granola crust is topped with yogurt, lemon curd and fresh fruit to create this healthy birthday breakfast the kids will really enjoy.
These fruit tarts with granola take a little prep work but are incredibly delicious. (Breakfast idea from Flavor The Moments)
47. Watermelon Pizza
48. Cake batter granola
This birthday granola is like eating a dessert for breakfast.
Serve this granola on top of your child’s favorite yogurt to create a special birthday breakfast bowl your kiddo can eat first thing in the morning. There’s no better way to kick off their special day!
53. Simple Rainbow Fruit Kebabs
Seasonal fresh fruit is threaded onto a skewer and served with a chocolate hummus dip for dunking in these Simple Rainbow Fruit Skewers.
Thread blackberries, honeydew melon, tangerine slices, grapes and strawberries to create this healthy birthday breakfast idea for kids.
We just love celebrating birthday’s here at This Tiny Blue House.
So, we wanted to share some of our favorite special birthday breakfast ideas for kids with you in this post.
Loaded with breakfasts inspired by a child’s favorite food these special birthday breakfast recipes are the best way to make your kiddo feel extra loved on their special day.
Whether you plan to serve your child a healthy fruit parfait or a stack of Funfetti pancakes we know that these birthday breakfast ideas for kids will be a hit!
More Fun Birthday Ideas For Kids
- Pin the nose on the clown – a fun twist on an classic party game
- Birthday I spy – free printable birthday themed game for kids
- Rainbow fruit kebobs – healthy and colorful fruit skewers kids love eating (going viral right now)
- Word scramble – fun birthday themed word puzzle
- Birthday advent calendar – get the kids even more excited about their special day with this fun countdown
- Birthday word search – a favorite birthday themed word puzzle game
- Free printable birthday bingo – perfect birthday party game for kids (most popular birthday game)