IHOP Breakfast Potatoes and Eggs (Copycat) Recipe

This IHOP copycat breakfast recipe is an absolute delight! Eggs prepared over-easy are always delicious, but once they’re paired with homemade breakfast potatoes, this meal creates an unbeatable flavor combination.

IHOP Breakfast Potatoes and Eggs (Copycat) Recipe

How To Make IHOP Breakfast Potatoes and Eggs (Copycat)

Start your day right with this IHOP breakfast potato recipe. Crispy, golden brown potatoes with over-easy eggs that add creaminess to the dish.

Prep: 20 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Total: 35 mins


  • 1 red onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, pressed
  • 1 large potato, cubed
  • 1 cup chopped peppers, red and green peppers
  • 1 tsp cumin powder
  • ½ tsp coriander powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 pinch black pepper
  • ½ cup water
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 eggs, large
  • 1 tbsp butter


  1. In a skillet, heat the olive oil on medium heat and add in garlic and onions.
  2. Saute until the onions are translucent. Add in peppers, potatoes, and seasonings.
  3. Blend everything together in the skillet.
  4. Cook until vegetables start to brown, then add water and cover the skillet.
  5. Cook on low heat for about 10 minutes or until water has been absorbed.
  6. If the potatoes are still not soft, add in an extra ¼ cup of water and cover again until water is absorbed.
  7. Turn up the heat and let the potatoes brown.

Over-Easy Eggs:

  1. Heat the skillet and place the butter inside.
  2. Crack eggs inside a bowl or ramekin.
  3. Once butter is heat past the bubbling stage, add eggs.
  4. Cool for 10 to 15 seconds before flipping over.
  5. Try to use the pan to slowly turn eggs over. This way the yolks won't burst
  6. Season eggs with salt and pepper on low heat for about 1 minute.
  7. Once eggs are no longer transparent, flip again.
  8. Wait a few seconds and flip back over. Serve with breakfast potatoes, toast and sausage links.


  • Sugar: 6g
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  • Calcium: 82mg
  • Calories: 426kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 43g
  • Cholesterol: 179mg
  • Fat: 25g
  • Fiber: 6g
  • Iron: 3mg
  • Potassium: 1066mg
  • Protein: 11g
  • Saturated Fat: 7g
  • Sodium: 1297mg
  • Vitamin A: 691IU
  • Vitamin C: 101mg
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