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Top 10 Overnight Brunch Recipes


posted: 04/03/16

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These Top 10 Overnight Brunch Recipes are perfect for a holiday gathering or just any weekend you want something easy and delicious!A collage of the Top 10 Overnight Brunch Recipes.


I’ve never been a huge fan of breakfast food. I mean, I’m just as good with cold pizza for breakfast as a nice omelet. But with these easy overnight brunch recipes, I can make a healthy, fresh meal for my family and friends and it doesn’t take any time at all! These dishes are packed with flavor and perfect for sharing with a large crowd. Prep the night before and throw it in the oven in the morning. Bam! Your job is done and you’re the hostess with the mostest. Serve any of these with a pitcher of Bloody Marys or Mimosas. Delicious!

Sweet Dishes

Sometimes you just need a little something sweet to start your day. These sweet overnight recipes will taste delicious for brunch and for a sweet little snack later on.

Overnight Berry Cobbler French Toast

An overhead photo of the Overnight Berry Cobbler French Toast on a white plate and topped with homemade whipped cream and berries.

Bursting with berry flavor, this easy overnight berry cobbler french toast tastes like a dessert for breakfast!

Apple Pie Overnight Stuffed French Toast

In a glass casserole, the Apple Pie Overnight Stuffed French Toast has a golden brown color.

I love serving this apple pie overnight stuffed French toast dish in the fall when I want all the apple things. Perfect for Thanksgiving morning or a special Halloween breakfast.

Cranberry Stuffed French Toast

On a white plate, the Cranberry Stuffed French Toast has a crumbly texture and paired with a side of warm coffee.

Plump, tart cranberries take center stage in this deliciously rich stuffed French toast. This is the perfect Christmas morning brunch recipe. Pair it with some bacon and eggs and you have a glorious holiday meal!

Savory Recipes

Bacon, ham, eggs, all your favorite breakfast foods are featured in these savory overnight brunch recipes. Serve them alongside some fresh fruit for a beautiful breakfast everyone will love!

Ham and Cheese Overnight Breakfast Casserole

piece of ham and cheese overnight breakfast casserole on a white plate

This ham and cheese overnight casserole is such an easy recipe and a fan favorite! Load it up with your favorite cheeses and meats. The eggs bake up light and fluffy. So yummy!

Sausage and Mushroom Overnight Breakfast Strata

A rectangular slice of the Sausage and Mushroom Overnight Breakfast Strata has cheese oozing out.

Mushroom lovers will go nuts for this overnight breakfast strata. A hearty dish with savory sausage and loads of meaty mushrooms. Delicious!

Overnight Spinach Artichoke Strata

A large rectangular slice of the Overnight Spinach Artichoke Strata shows the different speckles of spinach, artichoke, and cheese.

This strata is loaded with vibrant spinach and flavorful artichokes, which adds such a unique flavor with light and fluffy eggs.

Easy Hash Brown Egg Casserole

up close view of bacon hash brown casserole topped with melted cheddar cheese.

My kids go crazy for this hash brown casserole! Filled with all kinds of hearty breakfast ingredients, it bakes up in a jiffy. Just leave the cheese off this one until the next morning when you bake.

Ham and Cheese Egg Muffins

two ham and cheese egg muffins stacked

These ham and cheese egg muffins can be made ahead of time and frozen for up to three months. Just microwave them for a few seconds to re-heat. Makes the perfect busy school morning breakfast.

Easy Cheese Southwestern Breakfast Casserole

The Easy Cheese Southwestern Breakfast Casserole is speckled with sausage, red peppers, green peppers, and melted cheese.

This Southwestern breakfast casserole combines peppers, onions, and spicy flavors with eggs and lots of cheese. Assemble overnight and bake up the next morning. Perfection!

Mac and Cheese Breakfast Casserole

The Mac and Cheese Breakfast Casserole has chunks of sausage, red peppers, and eggs.

Macaroni and cheese isn’t just for lunch anymore! This favorite kid lunchtime meal makes a delicious breakfast casserole that the children (and adults too) will go crazy for!

Hi! I'm Lisa Longley, and I am committed to giving you simple dinner ideas and recipes that are easy to make; recipes that will fill your home with joy. I am the owner and author of SimpleJoy.com and I'm so glad that you are here.

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  1. Melissa Howell says

    Love all these ideas! I am a huge fan of those breakfast casseroles with the sausage and cheese. Mmm. And of course, cinnamon rolls are totally addictive! Love that you can make them the night before and then just pop them in the oven in the morning!

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