Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes

These Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes are a delightful twist on traditional pancakes. The combination of sweet bananas and rich chocolate chips creates a decadent breakfast treat that is sure to please your taste buds.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

This recipe is perfect for those who enjoy a sweet and indulgent breakfast. The bananas add a natural sweetness, while the chocolate chips provide a delicious burst of flavor in every bite. These pancakes are easy to make and are sure to become a family favorite.


  • 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 bananas, mashed
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup mini chocolate chips


  1. In a large bowl, whisk together flour, both sugars, baking powder, salt, and cinnamon. Mix in chocolate chips. Set aside.
  2. In another bowl, mix together mashed bananas, egg, milk, butter, and vanilla until well blended and smooth.
  3. Add banana mixture to flour mixture and stir until just combined.
  4. Heat a large skillet or griddle to high heat, about 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Spray with non-stick spray or coat with butter. Scoop about 1/4 cup of batter onto the hot surface. Once bubbles form over the top of the pancake batter, flip. Cook for about 3-4 minutes per side.
  5. Remove from heat and serve immediately.
  • Storage:
    Store any leftover pancakes in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days. They can also be frozen for longer storage. To reheat, simply pop them in the toaster or microwave until warmed through.

Recipe Tips:

  • For extra sweetness, serve these pancakes with maple syrup or a dollop of whipped cream.
  • Feel free to customize these pancakes by adding nuts or other fruits to the batter for added texture and flavor.
  • Make a larger batch of pancakes and freeze the leftovers for a quick and easy breakfast option on busy mornings.

Enjoy these delicious Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes for a special weekend breakfast or brunch treat!”

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