33 Breakfast Toast Ideas

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Breakfast toast can be really fun if you take the time to make it so. You can enjoy plain and simple toast, add a little bit of butter, or maybe even some cinnamon and sugar or fruit.

Of course, if you really want to make your breakfast toast great, there are a ton of toppings and additions that you can use to create a really delicious breakfast toast. 

Whether you want a simple toast idea or really want to go all out, we’ve got you covered. 

Keep reading to take a look at 33 breakfast toast ideas with tons of options! 

1. Strawberry Yogurt

Add a little bit of fruit and a little bit of flavor with some strawberries and yogurt to your toast. It’s a simple addition with toppings that you an easily come up with and it’s an overall healthy choice as well. 

Simply toast your bread and then add a layer of plain Greek yogurt, just like you would add a normal spread to your toast. You can about 2 tablespoons of Greek yogurt and it should be the perfect amount. 

Slice some fresh strawberries and top your toast with them for the perfect sweet breakfast toast option. 

2. Apple & Honey Hummus

The perfect dash of sweetness for your breakfast toast, without being too sweet for the morning. This delightful little addition requires toast, some hummus of your choice, and then apples, cinnamon, and honey. 

Prepare your toast, spread on a little bit of hummus. Add a few slices of an apple and drizzle it with a spoonful of honey.

You can top it with a sprinkle of cinnamon if you like. It’s got great flavor with plenty of protein to give you natural energy for your busy day. 

3. Balsamic Tomato Avocado Toast

This is a quick and easy breakfast that eliminates the need for sweet if you prefer a savory flavor for your toast. All you need is a little bit of a cheese spread, some avocado slices, tomato slices, and a tiny bit of balsamic dressing. 

This recipe recommends mascarpone cheese for the spread but you could use a cream cheese spread if you prefer. Add your tomato and avocado slice and then drizzle a bit of balsamic dressing for the final touch. 

4. Pesto and Scrambled Eggs

Are you an egg lover? Why not have some delicious eggs with a little bit of pesto for the ultimate flavorful toast.

This pesto and scrambled egg toast will take a few moments for you to prepare. You can scramble your eggs while the bread is toasting. 

Add a spread of pesto to the toast, top it with your scrambled eggs, and then you just need some salt and pepper to really top it off.

If you’re feeling fancy, you can garnish with some basil leaves but that really isn’t required for the delightful toast to be complete. 

5. Almond Butter and Blueberries

Blueberries have a lot of great health benefits. You could also use a different berry if you prefer.

We still recommend a berry for health purposes but any type of fruit would actually do. For this particular toast, you need a little bit of almond butter, some blueberries, and then maybe a drizzle of honey. 

Simply toast your bread and then add the almond butter and berries. If you want a hint of extra sweetness, the perfect touch to finish would be a drizzle of honey or agave. Oh so sweet and delicious. 

6. Scrambled Egg Toast

Keep your toast simple with just the addition of some scrambled eggs. It’s really delicious and you can personalize this to your own tastes.

The egg and the carbs of your bread will give you a great protein start to the morning for energy as well. 

Just toast your bread while you are preparing your scrambled eggs. You can season the eggs and add cheese if you like. Once the eggs and bread are ready, just scoop the eggs onto the bread and enjoy. 

7. Honey Roasted Cherry & Ricotta

If you want something absolutely delicious, you really have to try this roasted cherry and ricotta toast. It’s the perfect blend of sweetness and savory that really brings the entire flavor palette together. 

It’s a unique combination that uses ricotta, honey roasted cherries, a drizzle of both honey and balsamic, and then finalized the piece with a small sprinkle of sea salt.

You will need to roast your cherries ahead of time to make this a quick solution. It’s utterly amazing. 

8. Pesto Chickpea Toast

If you’re looking for a vegan-friendly option that contains plenty of protein, this delicious chickpea toast might be a good choice.

This is something different and unique from the toast recipes that you see all of the time so it’s a good way to enjoy a change as well. 

It’s also a really great way to use up some chickpeas if you have leftovers or have some that need used. Roasted chickpeas work the best.

Prepare your bread, add some vegan-friendly pesto for a base, and then top with roasted chickpeas. Some people also like to add a touch of Sriracha and hemp seeds to add a little something more. 

9. Pesto Eggs Easy Toast

This pesto and egg toast uses a fried egg plus pesto and goat’s cheese. It’s flavorful and you get the little bit of runniness from the yolk of the egg. It’s packed with protein and flavor perfect for a breakfast toast. 

Just spread a little bit of goat’s cheese on the toast and fry and egg to your liking. We recommend over medium but it’s up to you. Add some pesto when you are frying the egg rather than just putting it on the toast. 

When that’s ready, move it to the toast, sprinkle on some salt, pepper, and red pepper flakes for the perfect flavor combination. 

10. Whipped Ricotta Honey Toast

Ricotta may not be the first thing you think of for a sweet breakfast toast but it actually works really well when you add the other toppings.

In this particular toast, the ricotta cheese is actually whipped before being spread on the toast. You use about 1/2 of a cup. 

Whip the ricotta and spread it on the toast. You don’t need a lot of toppings. You can add a fruit if you like but this recipe just uses some walnuts, a hint of cracked black pepper, and then drizzles the top in honey for the ultimate sweet addition. 

It’s fancy and delicious. 

11. Smashed Avocado and Basil

This smashed avocado and basil toast is really delicious. It will take a little up front work to smash the avocado and prepare it according to the recipe but it’s still pretty quick.

In the recipe, you smash the avocado and add some salt, pepper, basil, and lemon juice. 

Then you can use it as a spread and slice up cherry tomatoes to top it with. They also finished it off with some red pepper flakes on top. Oh so yummy.

12. Cheesy Baked Egg In Toast

This is a little bit different from your traditional toast from the toaster but it gives you a similar option with a bit of a twist.

This toast is baked with an egg and some cheese and you end up with a classic breakfast combination of both eggs and toast. 

While you are baking this or putting in a toaster oven, it’s still pretty simple. Just crack your egg on a piece of bread, season it to your liking, sprinkle in some cheese, and then bake it to perfection. You really can’t beat a classic like this. 

13. Breakfast Toast Cups

Here’s another great spin on a breakfast classic. You will again be baking instead of just toasting and topping on some toppings but the end result is well worth the few minutes of baking required. 

With this recipe, you use a muffin tin so that you can make your bread into a little cup to hold all of the toppings. Then, you’re going to fill it with whatever you want. This particular recipe actually uses an egg, as well as sausage and bacon. 

You can season it or change up the fixings inside of your little breakfast toaster cup. They’re fun and easy to make! 

14. Easy Avocado Toast

If you like to keep it simple but still want all of the good things, you can easily make avocado toast with a couple of additional ingredients to make your toast absolutely phenomenal.

This particular toast can be made in different ways. The recipe actually provides a variety of 3-ingredient avocado toast options. 

We want to draw your attention to one on the list that is different from most of the options we have shared. It’s smoked salmon, cream cheese, and dill. Add that to your avocado spread and you’ve got a filling meal to enjoy. 

15. Pizza Toast

Who says you can’t enjoy pizza for breakfast? It fits in just fine and it will fill you up until your next meal. Of course, you can also use this for a snack or a meal later in the day if you don’t want pizza for breakfast. 

It’s simple to make and you can always customize it to your tastes. You just need your toast, some pizza sauce, and then pizza toppings of some sort.

It works best if you are willing to bake the entire combination in the oven or toaster oven to get all of the toppings toasted together. 

16. Peach Honey Toast

This next option is all about the sweetness. If you like peaches, it is SO good! You can also create the same thing with strawberries instead of peaches if you aren’t a fan.

This is going to taste like a warm peach pie really. Can you even go wrong with that? 

It’s simple. The toast starts with a basic spread. You can use yogurt, goat cheese, cream cheese, or something similar.

Then, you add your sliced peaches or strawberries. Finish up with a drizzle of honey for the final sweet touch.

You can always add a fresh herb that compliments the fruit as well.

17. Mediterranean Style Breakfast Toast

Mediterranean foods are full of healthy nutrition and flavor and this toast certainly falls under that category. It’s loaded with hummus, herbs, and plenty of flavor and vegetables. You really can’t go wrong. 

The recipe itself is packed with cucumber, olives, tomatoes, feta, hummus, and arugula. It also has a lot of herbal additions for flavor purposes.

You can always adjust the toppings to your own liking but this gives you some classic Mediterranean inspiration. 

18. Peanut Butter Banana Honey

Did you ever have peanut butter and honey combinations growing up? There’s just something uniquely special about that combination of flavor and you really can’t go wrong. Add some bananas and you have the absolute best combination around. 

It’s sweet without being too sweet. This recipe uses peanut butter, honey, and bananas.

You can always swap out the peanut butter for almond butter or something similar if you prefer to as well. It’s a classic favorite that is really easy to make happen with no cooking required. 

19. Ricotta Toast With Jam

Breakfast toast doesn’t always have to be eggs, avocados, or fresh fruit. This is the perfect example of something outside of the popular options. And yet it is still flavorful and filling. You really can’t go wrong! It’s sweet and simple. 

This toast uses a layer of ricotta spread first on the toast. You then add some spoons of jam, or even jelly. Choose the flavors that you like of jam or jelly. This recipe has three different jams on it and they are all berry flavors. 

20. Croque Madame Toast

This toast is packed with flavor and plenty of protein. It’s absolutely delicious with all of the breakfast ham as well as an egg. The recipe calls for baking it in the oven so just be mindful that it might take a little bit longer to make. 

However, we’re pretty sure you won’t regret it when you get a taste. They start with a mustard spread on the bread. Then, you pile on some smoked ham.

On top of the ham, you get an egg, and then the break is topped with some seasoning and a creamy, cheesy sauce, and baked to absolute perfection. 

21. Simple Mediterranean Toast

This next toast option is another Mediterranean style of toast. It uses a blend of simple Mediterranean toppings.

This uses halloumi for a meat substance and added protein. It also recommends avocado, a boiled egg, cherry tomatoes, and then a variety of seasonings. 

Start with your avocado spread and then build from there. Use a half boiled egg and just a few slices of cherry tomatoes. Add the herbs and halloumi and then top it all off with some balsamic dressing for the perfect touch. 

22. Italian Breakfast Bruschetta

Eggs are always a good addition to toast because they give you plenty of protein and they are known to keep you full so you won’t want to snack a bunch before your next meal time. With this Italian rendition, you get loaded flavor and plenty of protein. 

This Italian combination uses a light layer of goat cheese spread and then tops it with scrambled eggs. Mix your scrambled eggs with some basil and sun-dried tomatoes to give it an Italian twist. 

23. Blueberry Ricotta W/Hot Honey Walnuts

Blueberries, ricotta, walnuts, and honey. Can you really even get any better flavor than that combination?

Not to mention that all of those toppings have their own health benefits so you can enjoy this toast within reason and still be eating a considerably healthy breakfast. 

You just need some ricotta, blueberries, walnuts, and honey. To make the honey hot, you add some red pepper flakes and mix it altogether. You get the perfect combination of sweet and hot. 

24. Ricotta Toast

This is no simple ricotta toast. Of course, ricotta is the foundation of the flavor but you’re also going to add some sun-dried tomatoes.

If that doesn’t appeal to you, maybe try some sliced bell peppers or sweet peppers as a great way to change it up. 

It’s simple. Ricotta, salt, pepper, and then your topping item for a delicious breakfast. 

25. Chili Ricotta Toast

Here’s another ricotta option with a twist. It has far more than just ricotta and it’s got the perfect hint of a bite with the addition of some chili topping.

It’s a combination of avocado, ricotta cheese, and then a pre-made chili sauce topping. 

In the recipe, they use chili onion crunch from Trader Joe’s but you could probably find something similar that works well. 

26. Roasted Strawberry & Ricotta

Next up, think of strawberries and their juicy sweetness and then think about those strawberries warm and roasted. Oh, you will miss out if you don’t give this sweet toast a try! 

It’s topped with ricotta, fresh strawberries, roasted strawberries, almonds, and a sweet glaze topping.

The full recipe is a bit more intuitive to walk you through roasting your strawberries with a glaze to make the perfect flavor blend. 

27. Avocado Toast W/Spicy Roasted Tomatoes

Want a little more flavor than the classic avocado and tomato toast? Let’s roast those tomatoes and make them spicy! In this recipe, the tomatoes are roasted and flavored with some red pepper flakes. 

You get all of the flavor and a little bit of the spice for the perfect breakfast toast. 

28. Honey-Lemon Ricotta & Figs

This is not your average breakfast toast. It’s fancy and it’s totally different than the norm. If you can get your hands on figs, it’s well worth a try.

This toast blends some lemon into the ricotta to give it a citrus twist. Add some figs and pistachios and you’ve got an awesome option. 

29. Banana, Almond Butter, and Chia Seeds

Fiber, protein, and sweet foods. It’s a healthy toast with plenty of flavor and nutrition all packed together.

It’s a simple combination and there is no cooking or major pre work required! Just your almond butter, slices of banana, and chia seeds. 

30. Spinach Eggs & Ricotta

Add some spinach and eggs and you’ve got protein and flavor. It’s a simple breakfast toast that puts together plenty of nutrition for your day.

You can even add some tomatoes if you want to add a little something extra to the mix. 

31. Balsamic Roasted Tomatoes & Hummus

Hummus makes a great topping for toast if you want something different than the typical ricotta or goat cheese that so many people use.

With this recipe, you can add some roasted tomatoes and a bit of balsamic for a perfect combo. 

32. Everything Bagel Avocado Toast

Everything bagel seasoning makes everything taste better right? This simple toast has avocado, cream cheese, and then topped with everything bagel seasoning. Simple and delicious.

33. Strawberry Mascarpone Cinnamon Raisin

Finally, this last toast puts a savory spin on strawberries. It combines mascarpone cheese, strawberries, pomegranate, raising, and a few sweet flavor additions for the win. It’s packed with sweet flavors that you just can’t resist.

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