Vegan Breakfast Skillet Potatoes

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So easy to prepare and flavorful, whether you serve these yummy Vegan Breakfast Skillet Potatoes for breakfast, lunch or dinner!

Vegan Breakfast Skillet Potatoes

Vegan Skillet Breakfast Potatoes

I have been making this recipe for Vegan Breakfast Skillet Potatoes for my hubby and I decided that I needed to share it with my audience because he enjoyed them a lot.

The potatoes were tender and moist on inside but golden and crisp on the outside. They had just the right amount of seasoning with onion powder, garlic powder, and paprika.

I love to use a slightly waxy potato like the Yukon gold variety, which doesn't fall apart as the mealy variety when cooked.

Vegan Skillet Breakfast Potatoes

This is such an easy recipe to prepare, because there is no need to pre-boiled the potatoes. I just add the liquid into the skillet and cover to cook potatoes until they were tender. I then remove the cover and continue to cook until potatoes were golden brown and crispy.


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341 kcal / 1425 kJ
5 g
8 g
68 g
Per 100g

Cooking Time

10 min
25 min
Ready in:
45 min
3 servings



  1. Heat oil in a non-stick skillet. Add potatoes and stir to coat with the oil. Sprinkle potato slices with onion powder, garlic powder, paprika, parsley, salt and stir to coat.
  2. Add water or vegetable broth and cover skillet and cook until liquid is absorbed and the potatoes are crisp on the outside, about 15-20 minutes. Carefully turn potatoes over to crisp on the other side.


Vegan Breakfast Skillet Potatoes

Michelle Blackwood

Hi, I’m Michelle, I’m the voice, content creator and photographer behind Healthier Steps. I share vegan and gluten-free recipes because of past health issues. My goal is to help you make healthier choices and show you how healthy eating is easy and delicious.

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  1. MJ
    May 27, 2018

    They were delicious. Mine did not get crispy, as I failed to removed the top near the end. Will try again, as I like crispy potatoes. But the taste was very good.

    • Michelle Blackwood
      May 28, 2018

      MJ, so happy you enjoyed it. Definitely, need to remove top so the edges get crispy. Hope you try again.

  2. Hannah Olander
    October 23, 2017

    Do you need to peel the potatoes ?

    • Michelle Blackwood
      October 23, 2017

      Hannah, no you don’t need to peel them!

  3. Beth
    August 30, 2017

    Yummy! Breakfast potatoes are the bestttt!

    • Michelle Blackwood
      August 30, 2017

      Awesome, they are the perfect comfort dish for breakfast Beth!

  4. Pagrita
    August 10, 2017

    Tastes great with eggs as protein.

    • Michelle Blackwood
      August 11, 2017

      SO happy you loved it! Thank you for your feedback!

    • Jessica
      August 31, 2017

      Totally missed the mark there with the eggs comment lol.. who needs that garbage? I’ll enjoy this recipe without hen periods. Looks great!

    • Kao
      October 19, 2017

      Idiot this is a vegan dish

      • Leza
        January 26, 2019

        You’re rude. Try to be encouraging so people can try vegan lifestyle