22 Easy and Delicious Father’s Day Recipes

Cook something special for Father’s Day this year by making any of these delicious recipes perfect for breakfast in bed, brunch, dinner and even dessert.  Your father, dad, or grandfather would love to eat any of these yummy recipes for Father’s Day!

Easy and Delicious Father's Day Recipes

When Is Fathers Day?

When is Father’s Day? It’s Sunday, June 16, 2013! The United States celebrates fathers on the third Sunday in June and made it a national holiday in 1966.  Are you ready for Father’s Day 2013 in the US on Sunday, June 16th?!

Breakfast in Bed

Breakfast in Bed

1.  Blueberry Chia Pancakes with Blueberry Sauce ~ I could eat pancakes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. But, that’s a whole lot of carbs. This recipe uses chia seeds, the latest superfood as well as antioxidant rich blueberries.

Breakfast in Bed

2.  I Heart Dad Cinnamon Pancakes {Breakfast} This is a extra yummy way to wake up dad this Fathers Day! These Cinnamon pancakes look scrumptious and you can make them too with this recipe! Then using cookie cutters, give them to dad in message form saying I heart dad!

Breakfast in Bed

3.  4 Mancake Ideas for Father’s Day Breakfast! ~ Have the kids make one of these easy Mancakes for Father’s Day Breakfast.  There is also a pancake that looks like a man’s face, necktie pancakes, and pancakes shaped like tools.  The kids will have as much fun making them as Dad will eating them.

How to Make Sugar Donuts

4.  Maple Cinnamon-Sugar Baked Donuts ~ Warm maple and cinnamon flavored donuts that are baked and not fried.  Much easier and healthier to make and still have the airy donut texture.  Yummy!


Huevos Rancheros

5.  Huevos Rancheros ~ Spice up brunch with this flavorful, Mexican-inspired dish, featuring a medley of seasonings, black beans, and eggs over easy.

6.  French Toast BLT with Roasted Garlic Vinaigrette ~ The combination of rich soaked challah bread and smokey bacon make this a wonderful meal fit for a king!

Father's Day Recipe

7.  Bacon and Cheese Egg McMuffin Cups {menu and breakfast} ~ A delicious homemade version of a fast food favorite, this recipe is easy enough to let the kids make dad for breakfast while Mom watches and dad sleeps in.

8.  Egg Sausage Polenta ~ This savory egg sausage polenta recipe looks amazing!  It was baked in a muffin pan which makes individual sized servings.  Perfect for breakfast or brunches.

Open Faced Omelette {Father's Day Breakfast}

9.  Open Faced Omelette {Father’s Day Breakfast} ~ A delicious omelette that even kids can help make because it doesn’t require any omelette flipping skills.  Let older kids prepare Dad’s favorite ingredients and pile them high on top of this open face omelette.


Father's Day Dinner Recipe

10.  Father’s Day Dinner Menu {Party Menu} ~ Here is a great dinner party menu for this Father’s Day! With a yummy meal idea, shopping list, prep and grill instructions you will be all set to make dad’s taste buds jump for joy!

Father's Day Dinner

11.  Grilled Steak Sandwich ~ This delicious Grilled Steak Sandwich is perfect for Father’s Day!  Grilled onions, peppers and steak with cheesy perfection in every bite.

12.  Restaurant Style Baby Back Ribs ~ Make your special man these mouth watering Restaurant Style Baby Back Ribs for Father’s Day.  They are so tender the meat will be falling off the bones!

Father's Day Dinner

13.  Mushroom and Cheddar Sliders with Chipotle Ketchup ~ Make these sliders with ground turkey or ground beef. Top your slider with the tasty mushroom mixture prepared in advance with the doctored up ketchup recipe and you have a classic but interesting slider to satisfy your hunger.

Father's Day Dinner

14.  Apple Butter Crockpot Towers ~ {mouth watering…} OK – I may have actually drooled while reading this. This crock pot recipe is sure to be a crowd-pleaser, whether you are entertaining or just feeding the fam.

Alfredo Sauce with Cream

15.  Avocado Alfredo Pasta with Spicy Shrimp ~ I love the addition of avocado to this creamy alfredo sauce.  It’s made with cream, whole milk, avocado and parmessan cheese.  No butter!

Father's Day Dinner

16.  Pepperoni Pizza Ribbon ~ Make a pizza for dad in the shape of a ribbon to show him he’s number one!


Father's Day Dessert

17.  BBQ Inspired Cupcakes {Recipes}  ~ These cupcakes are so cute and look totally scrumptious! Using different candies you create cupcakes perfect for a dad who loves to grill! And lets be honest, most do!

Father's Day Dessert

18.  Mini Molten Lava Cakes {Fathers Day} ~ Make dad a personal heart shaped molten lava chocolate cake to let him know how much you love him this Father’s Day.  Dad will love the ooey gooey chocolate goodness almost as much as he love you.

Father's Day Dessert

19.  Homemade Ho Ho’s ~ Make dad a delicious cream filled chocolate twinkie for Father’s Day.  There’s also a free printable to add to it for gift giving.

Father's Day Brownies

20.  Steak Brownie {free printable} ~ Rare or well done?  Cook up a batch of steak-shaped brownies for dad this Father’s Day!  The printable is free to download and print.

Father's Day Desserts

21.  Father’s Day Cookies ~ You won’t have to worry about dad taking these ties back to the store or never wearing them.  Instead, he can gobble them right up!

Father's Day Desserts

22.  Super Hero Cake Pops ~ Instead of another patterned tie or pair of slippers, melt your super Dad’s heart with these Super Hero Cake Pops made especially for him for Father’s Day!

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