A bowl of eggs with sliced avocados and cherry tomatoes

Low-carb breakfast recipes

Start the day with a satisfying low-carb breakfast. From baked eggs and omelettes, to pancakes and smoothies, these recipes will help keep you energised.

5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A classic combination, seasoned with chilli and paprika

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This combines all the best ingredients of a traditional English breakfast in one frying pan, with no need to chop anything

20 mins
Easy
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103 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make muffins healthier with mashed banana and apple sauce for natural sweetness, plus blueberries and seeds for an extra nutritious hit

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Cut down on the washing up by cooking everything in the oven with this no-fuss 'fry-up' of bacon, black pudding and eggs

40 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Spice up your baked eggs and get two of your five-a-day with this Turkish-style breakfast or brunch dish. It's low-calorie, too, and high in vitamin C

6 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
60 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of the berry season with a glass of fruity goodness

5 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
64 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make these foolproof dairy and egg-free banana pancakes. A guaranteed crowd pleaser with a fluffy, light texture, you'd never know they’re vegan 

22 mins
Easy
Vegan
13 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This fresh, flavoursome breakfast from Joe Wicks is low in carbohydrates, high in protein and easy to make. It's quick and will keep you full 'til lunch

15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 2.9 out of 5 star rating

These creamy, indulgent eggs are baked in individual ramekins with cream, cheese and tarragon - perfect for a lazy weekend brunch

20 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
26 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Reader Jango Gazdar shares a spicy, flavour-packed breakfast or brunch - perfect with toasted chapatis

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
115 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This gutsy dish is genuine street food and a brilliant family dish for brunch, lunch or supper.

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
30 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

A one-egg omelette makes a high protein breakfast. If the brain-boosting berries aren't sweet enough, add 1 tsp honey

7 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
47 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cool down this summer with a fresh and fruity smoothie

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
16 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This low-calorie vegetarian breakfast with sundried tomatoes, spinach, leeks and cheese is the perfect way to start a weekend

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
39 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Gordon Ramsay's breakfast classic is the ideal way to begin an indulgent weekend

20 mins
A challenge
8 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Start your morning with these indulgent chocolate pancakes. Top with cream and berries, if you like – they're also great for dessert

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
154 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

One that dads will love! This any-time meal is perfect with a helping of baked beans

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
26 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The solution for any picnic or open air event – a no-bake bar packed with good stuff

2 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Turn a one-egg omelette into a wrap and slather on some salsa for a low-carb alternative to a flatbread or sandwich. A quick and easy vegetarian snack

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
21 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Get three of your 5-a-day before midday with this nutritious brunch recipe. Mushrooms are a good source of zinc, a key nutrient for maintaining healthy skin

27 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Try using frozen cherries for ease to make this vibrant smoothie. Serve on its own or with brunch. Kids will love it, too

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Crispy hash browns are a must for the full English breakfast. With just three ingredients and being freezeable, too, they're easy to add to your next fry up

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy these buckwheat pancakes with eggs, cheese and ham for breakfast or brunch. They're good for Pancake Day or something different at the weekend

50 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The North African breakfast of eggs in a spicy tomato sauce is made doubly delicious with a British twist of bacon, bangers, beans and a sprinkle of chilli

35 mins
Easy
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