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A sliced loaf of chocolate chip coconut banana bread with a knife and the empty pan.

Chocolate Chip Coconut Banana Bread

Teri & Jenny
This Chocolate Chip Coconut Banana Bread recipe is a delicious variation on the classic simple banana bread. We love the little pockets of chocolate, and the shreds of slight sweetness from the coconut.
5 from 27 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 1 hr 20 mins
cooling time 20 mins
Total Time 1 hr 50 mins
Course Breakfast, brunch, snacks
Cuisine American
Servings 12
Calories 353 kcal


  • 9" loaf pan or 5" loaf pans


Banana Bread

  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 3 medium over ripe bananas
  • 10 tbsp unsalted butter softened
  • 1 1/8 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla

mix ins

  • ¾ cup chocolate chips
  • cup shredded coconut toasted


  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a 9 inch loaf pan (or mini loaf pans) and set aside.
  • Sift flour, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon together, into a mixing bowl and set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl, melt butter. Add bananas and mash with a fork.
  • Add sugar and vanilla to banana mixture and stir together until completely combined.
  • Add eggs and continue to mix together.
  • Stir dry mixture into wet mixture until well combined and fold in chocolate chips and coconut.
  • Pour batter into prepared loaf pan (or pans) and bake for about 45 minutes for the mini loaves, about 1 hour 20 minutes for full size loaf or  until a toothpick comes out clean when inserted into the center of bread.
  • Allow bread to cool in pan for about 20 minutes before removing and allowing bread to cool completely. Slice and serve.


*To Freeze: Wrap cooled loaf or tightly with plastic wrap, followed by foil and place in freezer for up to 2 1/2 months for maximum freshness. If making mini loaves, make sure to individually wrap each loaf before freezing.


Calories: 353kcalCarbohydrates: 52gProtein: 4gFat: 15gSaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 54mgSodium: 235mgPotassium: 155mgFiber: 2gSugar: 32gVitamin A: 379IUVitamin C: 3mgCalcium: 26mgIron: 1mg
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