We’ve rounded up 13 of the best Cuban Breakfast ideas ever! From traditional Cuban breakfast sausages to typical Cuban rice pudding and everything in between, we’ll take you through some delicious breakfast foods and drinks below that I’m sure you and your family will love!
Popular Cuban Breakfast
This delicious sandwich is served warm and toasty! It’s filled with eggs, ham, salami, and swiss cheese and will definitely satisfy the biggest appetites.
These fried green plantains are crispy, salty and incredibly savory! A popular dish, these twice-fried plantains are a snack that will make you feel good and smile all day long! Plus, you’ll get some great tips and tricks here!
This arroz imperial con pollo is that juicy shredded chicken recipe you’ve been craving. It’s mixed with yellow fluffy rice, mayo, and cheese and pairs perfecting with roasted vegetables, or a tomato avocado salad.
Made with a puff pastry, these Pastelitos de Guayaba are Cuban pastries filled with guava paste and cream cheese. All you need is 4 ingredients and a craving – you and your family will easily fall in love with these easy-to-make treats.
Huevos rancheros is a tasty and comforting breakfast dish. This traditional recipe includes black beans & rice, corn tortillas, eggs, salsa and sliced avocado. The flavors and textures are incredible!
Made with a strong espresso, this Cuban coffee will certainly give you that kick you need in the morning of midday. It’s authentic and perfectly sweet with a thick sugar foam on top! Yum!
An authentic and traditional recipe, Cuban Rice pudding is rich, creamy, sweet and your new Cuban dessert craving. It takes a little longer to make, but definitely worth the wait!
A simple and satisfying dish, Cuban Black Beans and Rice is packed full of protein and bursting with Latin flavors. A common dish all over the Carribean, it is easily a well rounded and nutritious dish.
Crispy outside with smooth ground ham on the inside, it’s Cuban Style Ham croquettes. Perfect for breakfast or a snack, they pair nicely with some cafecito or Cuban toast.
Dark chicken meat and potatoes simmered in an incredibly delicious tomato based sauce. The most important step here is to marinade the chicken, without that your recipe just won’t work.
Cuban tostada is similar to a grilled or panini pressed sandwich and is traditionally served with a hot cup of cafe con leche. Follow this recipe to learn how to make both of these classic Cuban breakfast items!
This one-pan Cuban breakfast pork hash recipe couldn’t be easier! It’s full of salty sausage, crispy potatoes, green salsa, corn, and cilantro. You’ll be full for hours!
Treat your family to this tasty breakfast on the weekend! The sausage is perfectly cooked and is delicious served with crusty bread.
Quick and Easy Cuban Breakfast Sandwich Recipe
- 1 English muffin
- 2 tsp olive oil
- 1 tbsp mustard
- 1 large egg
- 2 slices deli ham
- 1 slice Swiss cheese
- dill Pickles
- pickled onions
- green veggies like arugula
- Add oil to a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Once hot, add an egg on one side and let it fry for a minute.
- In the empty space in the skillet, add deli ham, and top it with swiss cheese to let it melt.
- Flip your egg and cook the other side.
- Toast the English muffin, and spread with mustard.
- Top with the cheesy ham and the fried egg. Add pickles, pickled onions, and your favorite green. Serve and enjoy!