Go ahead and serve yourself a stack! These heathy pancake recipes offer fewer calories and fat than traditional buttermilk flapjacks, with a healthy dose of protein, fiber, and other nutrients. They'll power up your metabolism, regulate your blood sugar, and satisfy your cravings for a sweet and decadent brunch.
Apple Ring Oatmeal Pancakes
Slice fresh apples — any variety will work — and dip them in oatmeal pancake batter to make these apple ring pancakes . We're talking more fruit, more fiber, and fewer calories. They're so sweet, no syrup is needed!
Banana Sweet Potato Pancakes With Honey Nut Yogurt
Roasted sweet potatoes mixed into the batter not only adds a warm, autumnal orange hue, but also increases the fiber and offers a soft moistness you'll love. Top it off with Greek yogurt sauce to cut down on sugar while upping the protein, and this veggie-filled breakfast  will fill you up and keep your energy high all morning long.
If you're not sure what to do with leftover quinoa, whip up a batch of fluffy pancakes  this weekend. This creative twist on the breakfast classic offers more folate, protein, and fiber than traditional recipes.
Blueberry Banana — and Spinach! — Pancakes With Sweet Cream Sauce
If you're into throwing greens into your fruit smoothie then you'll love this recipe that adds spinach to your pancakes . Although the greens add a slightly teal earthy hue, they also add fiber, calcium, iron, vitamin A, vitamin K, and folate.
Strawberry Protein Pancakes With Strawberry Cream Sauce
It doesn't have to be Valentine's Day to make a sweet pink heart-shaped breakfast. Aside from being low in calories — under 260 — these adorable heart-shaped flapjacks  are made with protein powder. The pancakes are also topped with a Greek yogurt sauce so the protein punch (almost 20 grams) will keep you energized for a butt-kicking workout later.
If gluten is off limits for you, whip up a batch of these wheat-free pancakes  made with almond flour and flaxseed. They're high in protein and fiber, but low in sugar.
High-Protein Pancakes With Banana Cream Sauce
While Greek yogurt, eggs, and protein smoothies are excellent high-protein breakfast ideas, here's a scrumptious meal that'll offer over twice the amount of protein — almost 30 grams per 378-calorie serving !
Whole Wheat Mixed Berry Pancakes With Maple Cinnamon Yogurt
Save calories by topping these mixed berry pancakes  with maple cinnamon Greek yogurt.
Whole Wheat-Cinnamon Pancakes
Skip the all-purpose flour and go with this whole wheat pancake  recipe. It's made with cinnamon for flavor and because it can temper the blood sugar surge that follows a sweet treat.
Banana Almond Oatmeal Pancakes
Here's a whole wheat pancake recipe  that includes hearty and fiber-rich oats and fresh bananas.
Protein Coconut Flour Berry Pancakes
These protein coconut flour berry pancakes  are naturally sweet and satisfying.
NicGriddle Breakfast Sandwich
Check out this NicGriddle Breakfast Sandwich . These pancakes are made with almond meal and used like pieces of bread in a sandwich filled with almond butter and nectarines. Creative and tasty!
Chocolate Lover's Pancake
Craving chocolate in the morning? Whip up these chocolate lover's pancakes .
Pumpkin Protein Pancakes
Warm up with a plate of these pumpkin protein pancakes , perfect for a chilly morning.
Lemon Blueberry Quinoa Pancakes
Made with the goodness of quinoa , Greek yogurt, and egg whites, check out this scrumptious recipe.
Brown Rice Protein Pancakes
If you're gluten-free, make these brown rice protein pancakes  and jazz them up with your favorite toppings.
Whole Wheat Vanilla Strawberry Pancakes
Made with whole wheat flour and nonfat milk these vanilla strawberry pancakes  are delicious, moist, and fluffy!