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These bunny butt pancakes are cute as can be and they come together so quickly.  What a great way to treat your family on Easter morning!

breakfast plate with homemade pancakes arranged and topped to look like a bunny butt.

This is kind of a 2-for-1 special. You get our favorite easy recipe for homemade pancakes

You also get plenty of inspiration to turn those pancakes into a cute bunny butt.  They would be fun any old time, but they are an especially cute and easy Easter breakfast.

So whip up the pancakes all year long and sprinkle in some bunny butts along the way! 

plate with bunny butt pancakes next to small plate with sausage patty and small bowl of melon.

Usually I like to start with some story about the person who gave me the recipe or a little update on our day.  But, just look how cute that is!!!!

I couldn’t help but back right into breakfast.  It’s a bunny butt.  AH!  Wouldn’t it be the cutest Easter breakfast you ever had?

All you have to do is mix up your favorite pancakes.  I included a recipe for you in case you want a great one to try.

Make a big round pancake and two smaller ones for the feet.  Some raisins and strawberry slices finish the feet and some whipped cream makes a great tail.

Here is Little Dude’s little bunny butt!

bunny butt pancake on orange plate with banana and additional raisins.

Just be sure to let them know that those extra raisins are in fact raisins and not proof of the rabbit!!

Easter is fast becoming one of my favorite holidays to cook for.  There are so many cute things you can do!

We normally host a party the day before and then take it easy on Easter Sunday.  These bunny butt pancakes are perfect for a festive but leisurely breakfast.

Some of our other favorite Easter food includes individual Easter bread, and no bake spring nests are a must for the first day of spring or Easter.

bite of fluffy pancake on fork, bunny butt pancake in background.

But as far as cuteness and ease goes, these bunny butt pancakes are hard to beat. I mean, can you even?!  Happy Easter everyone!

Homemade Pancake Recipe

Making pancakes from scratch is super easy and more economical. There is no need to have a box of mix on hand at all times.

This is our favorite recipe for kind of traditional pancakes. It can be whipped up in just a few minutes with ingredients you are likely to always have in the pantry and refrigerator.

bunny butt pancake with drizzle of maple syrup.

The resulting pancakes are the perfect texture. They are soft, flavorful and a great texture.

You can easily adapt this recipe and add fun stir ins if desired. Chocolate chips, blueberries or pecans would make fun additions.

close up showing texture of homemade pancakes with bite on fork, whipped cream bunny tail and strawberry and chocolate chip bunny feet decorations visible in background.

Or do what we did and make the pancake recipe as written and put the fun stuff on top. Of course decorating them like bunny butts is a fun option.

But keeping them simple with butter and maple syrup is always an amazing choice. Or use blackberry sauce and some whipped cream for a fun treat!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the trick to making good pancakes?

Use fresh ingredients, including fresh baking powder that is less than 6 months. Don’t overmix the batter. Make sure the skillet is good and preheated.

How long should I wait to flip a pancake?

Once the bubbles start to pop and there are holes in the patter, it is ready to flip.

More Cute Easter Recipes

If you think these are cute, you are going to love our bunny cupcakes as well. They are super easy to decorate and look darling.

Or make some macaroon nests as an easy spring cookie. The coconut base is filled with candy eggs for a tasty treat.

Check out my collection of Easter recipes for even more tasty inspiration.

Pancakes decorated to look like bunny butt with whipped cream tail and strawberry and raisin feet.

Bunny Butt Pancakes

Servings: 10 Servings
Author: Carlee
These bunny butt pancakes are cute as can be and they come together so quickly.  What a great way to treat your family on Easter morning!
4.97 from 31 ratings
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes


  • cups all purpose flour
  • 2 Tablespoon granulated sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • teaspoons salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups milk
  • 6 Tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Sliced strawberries
  • Raisins
  • Whipped cream


  • Mix the wet ingredients together
    2 eggs, 2 cups milk, 6 Tablespoons vegetable oil, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • In a separate bowl, mix together the dry ingredients
    2½ cups all purpose flour, 2 Tablespoon granulated sugar, 2 teaspoons baking powder, 1½ teaspoons salt
  • Stir together until just mixed, the batter should be lumpy
  • Heat nonstick skillet over medium heat or use an electric griddle set to 375℉.
  • For bunnies, make one large round pancake and two small oval pancakes for each serving. Decorate with strawberry slices, raisins and whipped cream.



Serving: 1ServingCalories: 256kcalCarbohydrates: 33gProtein: 6gFat: 11gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 9gCholesterol: 42mgSodium: 456mgFiber: 1gSugar: 6g

Nutritional Disclaimer

“Cooking With Carlee” is not a dietitian or nutritionist, and any nutritional information shared is an estimate. If calorie count and other nutritional values are important to you, we recommend running the ingredients through whichever online nutritional calculator you prefer. Calories and other nutritional values can vary quite a bit depending on which brands were used.

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Thursday 2nd of May 2024

I made these yesterday and they are good and you cant go wrong with strawberrys and pancakes.


Monday 19th of March 2018

These are so cute! I can't wait to try your homemade pancake recipe too!


Sunday 18th of March 2018

Totally making these for my niece, she will love them!


Wednesday 9th of March 2016

Adorable :). What a perfect Easter morning breakfast for the kiddos.


Wednesday 9th of March 2016

Thank you! We really enjoyed them and they were so much fun to make!

AJ @ Aspen Jay

Monday 7th of March 2016

So cute Carlee! My boys would love to see these little bunny bums for breakfast! :) I wish I would have seen this earlier today- I had made pancakes and I have raisins, whipped cream, and strawberries on hand! Definitely featuring this tomorrow! :) Hope you are having a lovely day Carlee! Cheers, AJ


Monday 7th of March 2016

I hope your boys love them, AJ! It is a super easy and fun way to spiff up a breakfast favorite. Have a wonderful week!