14 Breakfast Sandwiches That Put Your Usual Bacon, Egg, And Cheese To Shame

If you ask me, breakfast sandwiches are the answer to all of your problems. No, seriously. Think about it. You wake up with a hangover — what's going to take care of it? A giant breakfast sandwich. You wake up feeling sluggish or cranky or furious that it's Monday and the week has only just begun. A breakfast sandwich will make you hate the world a little less.

You don't need to spend all your cash on breakfast sandwiches to-go, especially when you can make awesome versions yourself at home. Here are 14 breakfast sandwich recipes that will make you jolt out of bed with a level of enthusiasm that will rival Chris Traeger's.

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Jersey Breakfast Sandwich

You don’t need a spray tan and a velour leopard dress to enjoy this every morning. I promise.

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Philly Cheesesteak Breakfast Sliders

This gives you an excuse to eat a burger for breakfast with zero guilt. You’re welcome.

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Harissa, Smashed Avocado + Egg Toast with Goat Cheese

Here’s an open-faced breakfast sandwich from Half Baked Harvest that could easily make a fancy brunch menu at your local gastropub. But you can make it at home and enjoy it without having to put on pants.

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Kale, Bacon, and Egg Whole Wheat Breakfast Sandwich

Kale might be losing its trendy edge, but the nutrients it holds aren’t going anywhere. But only when it’s paired with bacon in a sandwich does it actually taste tolerable. This sandwich makes kale taste good, which is a miracle.

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BLT with Guacamole on Sweet Potato Rolls

Who says a BLT is only appropriate for lunch? Add a fried egg and guac, and you’ve got an early bird flavor party.

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Gruyere, Fig Jam, and Arugula Breakfast Sandwiches

There’s just something about figs that makes you feel like the epitome of class and sophistication. So spread some fig jam on this breakfast sandwich, and let the swagger sink in.

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Huevos Rancheros Grilled Cheese

Just the right amount of spice and cheese to jolt you out of your early morning funk and make you feel ready to rule the world.

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Spiced Mini Waffle Breakfast Sandwiches with Chicken Chorizo

Waffle sandwiches with guac and chicken chorizo? Oh yeah, this is the only way to start the day.

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Broiled Fontina Toasts with Roasted Garlic and Poached Eggs

There’s nothing about this breakfast delight that you would’ve liked as a kid, but now as an adult, you gobble up every bite, and then promptly do the dishes. Well… maybe.

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Campfire Breakfast Burger

This breakfast sandwich from Jelly Toast is so simple, yet so absolutely drool-all-over-your-new-shirt delicious that you’ll want it for every meal.

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Cheddar Waffle Breakfast Sandwich

Avocado and waffles and cheese and egg. And ultimately, pure joy.

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Egg in a Hole Grilled Cheese

Not only is this freaking delicious, it’s pretty to look at — not to mention it will cure just about any hangover that ails you. I Am A Food Blog has the recipe.

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Scrambled Egg Breakfast Sandwich

Scramble your eggs before putting them on a bun, and see how delighted your tastebuds get.

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Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich

Your search for the ultimate breakfast sandwich stops here. Stuffed with bacon and fried eggs, this is the breakfast you turn to when you really need to get your day off to a good start. Seriously, you can’t go wrong.

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