51 Egg Cups to Bring Fun and Fashion to Your Breakfast Routine
A stylish egg cup puts a stately spin on the humble breakfast egg. If you are unfamiliar with this table accessory, it is used to serve a boiled egg with the shell still on – the top of the egg is then removed, and the inside is eaten with an accompanying spoon. This is a favorite way to serve the classic English dish “eggs with soldiers”, where strips of toasted bread are dunked into the runny yolk of the egg. We’ve collected a list of 51 egg cups available for sale online right now, ranging from fun novelty egg cups to pieces by respected designers and even a few luxury high-end pieces ready for gifting.
Handmade Colorful Geometric Egg Cup Set: Each one a handmade work of art, these geometric egg cups are sculpted and decorated with a dynamic hand-poured finish. No two are exactly alike. Place one atop the other for sculptural display between uses.
Handmade Ceramic Toucan Egg Cup: This sculptural toucan-shaped egg cup was designed by UK-based ceramic artist Hannah Turner, each one produced with eco-friendly production in mind. This unique piece would make a fantastic gift or could stand alone as a beautiful decoration for an open shelf.
Porcelain Dinosaur Egg Cup: Crafted from colorful glazed porcelain, these dinosaur egg cups provide a tasteful way to play with your food at the breakfast table. Each one is easy to clean for long lasting enjoyment.
Penguin Cook and Serve Egg Holder: A meal of egg with soldiers requires a perfectly boiled egg – if you’re preparing multiples, a holder like this one can provide the consistency you need. This cute kitchen accessory features six penguins attached to a convenient handle so you can lift them all from the boiling water at once.
Knight Egg Cup: Serving an egg has never been more fun than with this creative knight in armor design. Place the protective helmet on top and remove when it’s time to eat – simply use the included spoon that the knight holds like a sword. This design is sure to charm children and adults alike.
Umbra Buddy Egg Cup: Dress up your morning egg with the Buddy Egg Cup designed by Joel Yatscoff for Umbra. Each set includes two plastic egg cups that look like a pair of jeans, making your runny egg look like it could run off at any moment.
Alessi Cico Egg Cup and Spoon: Alessi is a brand known for creative kitchen gadgets and accessories, often with anthropomorphized designs – and this little egg cup is a perfect example. Cico includes a spoon that fits neatly in the hand and a cap that sits on top. The cap can be filled with salt or other seasonings for the perfect egg.
Game of Thrones Egg Cup: Forks, spoons, and knives are used to recreate the iconic Iron Throne, sized just perfectly for your morning egg. This piece would make a fantastic gift for a fan or a very functional kitchen accessory for anyone who enjoys the series. More Game of Thrones home decor here .
Egghead Egg Cup and Spoon Set of 4: The Egghead egg cup set includes four cute egg cups and four matching spoons, everything you need to serve a fun breakfast for friends and family. All components are BPA-free and easy to clean.
Mr. Egg Cup with Spoon: Not only does the cheerful Mr. Egg include a metal spoon for eating, but it also includes a miniature hammer to use when removing the top of the egg. The flip-off cap helps to keep the egg warm before serving and can also serve as a tidy receptacle for the shell.
Colorful Chick Egg Cup Set: These simple porcelain egg cups are decorated to look like tiny baby chicks, each one with a different brightly colored beak. Each set includes four microwave- and dishwasher-safe egg cups.
Bunny Egg Cup Set of 5: Perfect for springtime decorating or year-round use, these sweet egg cups are crafted to look like charming little bunnies. Each one is made from ceramic with a light speckled glaze. This set includes five matching egg cups.
Chicken Feet Egg Cup Set: Which came first: the chicken or the egg? These creative egg cups let you enjoy both at once. Each cup is finished with little chicken feet that look super cute and lend added stability. Each set includes four egg cups made from durable stoneware in a glossy glaze.
Pig-Shaped Egg Cup Set of 2: Pig out at breakfast time with these cozy pig-shaped stoneware ceramic egg cups. Each set includes two – choose from the pink and white set or the blue and green set, or select both to collect all the colors.
Egg Cup and Soldier Holder Set: Egg cups are easy to find, but so often the soldiers are forgotten! This set provides a cozy castle to hold your morning egg and a miniature horse to carry your strips of toast into the breakfast battle. This set was designed by Takae Mizutani, each piece made from durable earthenware and shipped in a gift-ready box.
Cute Bird Egg Cup Set of Two: What says “morning” more than the gentle sound of birds chirping? This egg cup set of two is made from ceramic sculpted to look like cheerful little birds, the wings decorated with bright sprigs of flowers.
Handmade Green Polka Dot Egg Cups Set: These handmade and hand-glazed egg cups offer a dash of cheerful art for your breakfast table arrangement. Each one is finished in bright lime green and accented with polka dots. This set includes two matching egg cups.
Ombre Stoneware Egg Cup: Enjoy these beautiful handmade works of art on the shelf or on your table. Each one is made from thick durable stoneware and dip-glazed in a beautiful ombre coloration. Each egg cup is sold separately.
Marimekko Egg Cup Set of 2: Marimekko is a Finnish design company beloved across the world for bringing fun Nordic patterns to every part of the home. These whimsical egg cups are part of the Siirtolapuutarha collection, the tableware pieces designed by Sami Ruotsalainen and decorated with patterns by Maija Louekari. These pieces are beautifully functional and also highly collectible.
Green Porcelain Egg Cup Set of 6: These large egg cups feature a unique shape that catches the eye, each one finished in a beautiful olive green glaze and delicate white accents on the base. Each set includes six egg cups.
Le Creuset Stoneware Egg Cup: Le Creuset is legendary for producing stoneware that can last a lifetime, and their unique egg cup series is no different. Each one is made with heavy stoneware for excellent stability and finished in a durable nonstick, chip-resistant enamel glaze. Select from six classic Le Creuset colors.
Royal Copenhagen Blue Porcelain Egg Cup: Founded in 1775, Royal Copenhagen has long served as a beloved and respected name in porcelain production. Their first dinner service design was called Musselmalet or “Blue Fluted” – still produced today, 240 years later. This egg cup is part of that set but would look just as enchanting when used on its own.
Royal Copenhagen Princess Egg Cup: Created in 1978, Royal Copenhagen’s Princess line outgrew its popularity as a tea set and was expanded to include a full dinner service. The beautiful Princess Egg Cup features a low and elegant profile and is finished the same delicate lace pattern as the rest of the set – elegant for any occasion.
Sophie Conran Porcelain Egg Cups Set of 2: Tall stems instantly make any egg presentation look more formal. This set is made from fine porcelain with a distinctive ridged texture for a classic look. Each set is shipped in an attractive box appropriate for gifting.
Ceramic Double Egg Cup: If you prefer two eggs with your morning breakfast, this double egg cup provides an uncommon yet delightful way to serve them. This piece is made with durable ceramic in a glossy glaze.
Porcelain Pillow Egg Cup: This pillow-like egg cup looks convincingly soft, a tiny work of art you can enjoy every morning. This piece is hand-sculpted from fine English bone china and boasts a glossy finish.
Square Egg Cup Plate Set of 6: Plate-style egg cups offer a range of advantages – they help to catch any drip from the runny yolks, can be used to hold broken pieces of eggshell, can serve as a platter for toast soldiers, or can be used to hold dipping sauces or seasoning to suit your breakfast preferences. This set includes six egg cup plates made from fine porcelain, neatly stackable to save space on your shelf.
Marbled Egg Cup Saucer Set of 6: These beautiful plate-style egg cups are made from porcelain with a sophisticated marble finish for high-end appeal. These cups are stackable, dishwasher safe, oven safe, and microwave safe.
Oval Oven-Safe Egg Cup: Villeroy & Boch is a German ceramics company founded in 1748 whose product line contains both timeless classics and trend-setting modern designs. The beautiful For Me Egg Cup features gentle curves and a clean white finish to readily complement any dinnerware set.
Villeroy & Boch Colorful Spring Egg Cup: Colorful Spring is an uplifting favorite by Villeroy & Boch, a dinner service set that delights with its gentle green embellishments and colorful butterflies. The Colorful Spring egg cup can be used on its own or coordinated with the set.
Wavy Egg Cup Set of 4: Wavy ceramic ensures this egg cup set will flatter your most contemporary table spread. The lower portion can hold strips of toast but would also serve as the perfect rest for your spoon.
Iittala Raami Egg Cup: Created by Jasper Morrison, the Raami egg cup offers a designer touch for your breakfast table. This piece is made from vitro porcelain that is oven safe, dishwasher safe, and resistant against cold.
Ferm Living Breakfast Plate Egg Cup: The gorgeous Flow breakfast plate by Ferm Living provides enough space for all of your breakfast essentials while still boasting a traditional egg cup, an all-in-one solution with chic minimalism in mind.
Porcelain Egg Cup with Wood Saucer: This beautiful porcelain egg cup is decorated with morning greetings in multiple languages to ensure that you get a welcoming start to the day. Each one includes a small acacia wood saucer to catch any drips while you dunk your toast.
Porcelain Chicken Egg Cup and Spoon Set of 4: Hens provide our delicious morning eggs, so it only makes sense to decorate the breakfast table with their charming visage. This egg cup set includes four porcelain hen-shaped egg cups and four matching porcelain spoons.
Solid Pewter Egg Cup and Spoon: Not only does this solid pewter egg cup look stylish on the table, but it also serves as a lovely traditional gift. This egg cup and spoon set is designed to look like an acorn to symbolize growth and strength – perfect for christenings, births, first birthdays, and other noteworthy occasions in the life of a young child.
Customizable Solid Sterling Silver Egg Cup: Sterling silver is a favorite material for gifts to celebrate the arrival or christening of a baby, but this egg cup is sure to be appreciated at any age. This piece can be personalized to mark the occasion of your choice.
Geometric Metal Egg Cup Set: Make your mornings ultra-modern with the Roost egg cup by Adam Goodrum for Alessi. This piece is made from solid polished aluminum for exceptional durability and easy care. Each set includes two cups which nest together for stylish storage.
Georg Jensen Bernadotte Steel Egg Cup Set: Known for his elegant tableware and home accessories, Georg Jensen is regarded as a master of Danish design. The beautiful Bernadotte egg cup set is made from stainless steel and decorated with subtle grooves to catch the light.
Georg Jensen Stainless Steel Egg Cup Set: This gorgeous egg cup set is part of the famous Cobra collection by Georg Jensen, a series of candlesticks, pitchers, and bowls crafted with sumptuously fluid curves. Each set includes two stainless steel egg cups.
Wooden Cloud-Shaped Egg Cup and Plate: Charming! This set includes a solid oak egg cup and matching tray each thoughtfully carved into a whimsical cloud shape. Refresh with oil as needed and enjoy a breakfast set that will last a lifetime.
Carved Olive Wood Egg Cup: Carved by hand in Tunisia, this beautiful egg cup is a unique work of art sure to inspire delight at every breakfast with its rich olive wood grain. Periodically wipe with olive oil to ensure this piece retains its alluring luster for years to come.
Kay Bojesen Menageri Egg Cup Set of 2: Kay Bojesen is an iconic name in Danish design, primarily known for his instantly-recognizable wooden toys. The beautiful Menageri collection showcases his versatility in the world of woodworking – a series that includes table essentials like pepper mills, serving platters, and of course, this charming egg cup. Each one is made from solid oak in a natural matt lacquer.