John Legend Eats Salad for Breakfast When you serve breakfast to John Legend don’t prepare him any eggs, pancakes, bacon, or sausage he’s fine with just a salad. John says that he does after a doctor diagnosed him with hereditary cholesterol issues and suggested he add vegetables to his diet. If you’re wondering what’s on his breakfast salad it consists of leafy greens and a little vinaigrette and that’s pretty much it. His wife, Chrissy Teigen, thought it was weird that he ate salad for breakfast at first, but now says, “the shock has worn off.” What food do you eat at weird times of the day? Would you try eating a salad for breakfast?