Arguably one of the best days of the year, Pancake Day is the perfect excuse to indulge in these sweet, fluffy treats as a family.

To help you make your day a ‘flipping’ good one, we’ve scoured the internet and pulled together our favourite child-friendly pancake recipes that are guaranteed to impress your little ones!

Blueberry and Lemon Zest Pancakes from Parenting First Cry

If your family are fruit fans, these Blueberry and Lemon Zest Pancakes from Parenting First Cry are bound to be a hit.

A fluffy, American-style pancake with blueberry and lemon flavouring will go perfect with a golden syrup topping, or drizzle with extra lemon juice for a tangy kick.


Yogurt Pancakes by The Spruce Eats

 A great alternative to your standard pancake batter, yogurt brings extra nutrition to the mix and helps to make your pancakes really fluffy. This recipe from Spruce Eats is simple, easy to follow and will be a great one to get your children involved in.

Top with sugar, fruit and maple syrup for the ultimate sweet treat.


Rainbow Pancakes from BBC Goodfood

The whole family is bound to love these novelty Rainbow Pancakes from BBC Goodfood. They may look difficult to make, but all you need besides a standard pancake batter, is a selection of gel food colourings!

Finish with a topping of whipped cream and coloured sprinkles or fruit to compliment your rainbow.




Chocolate Chip Pancakes from Just So Tasty 

Chocolate for breakfast is what dreams are made of for quite a lot of children, so why not make that dream a reality by adding chocolate to your pancakes?

Just So Tasty’s Chocolate Chip Pancake recipe will make a great indulgent treat this Pancake Day, topped with syrup and banana pieces for the perfect flavour combination!  


Cinnamon Apple Sauce Pancakes from Just a Taste

These Winter warmers from Just a Taste are perfect for a cosy start to the day for your family. They will encourage your little ones to get one of their five-a-day whilst tasting delicious!  




If you try any of these recipes for yourself this Pancake Day (or any other day of the year!) be sure to share your photos with us over on our social media platforms.