Looking for easy vegetarian dinner recipes to throw together on those busy weeknights? Or maybe you just want some go-to healthy recipes. Whichever the case, here is a list of some amazing meals to get you through many busy nights!
20 Easy Vegetarian Dinner Recipes
It’s no secret that there are a ton of benefits to going meatless, even if it’s only for a few meals per week. When it comes to creating a meatless meal, you don’t have to spend hours in the kitchen or with crazy ingredients to have a great dinner. On those busy nights, the last thing you want to do is spend the whole day preparing just one meal!
Here is an amazing list of 20 Easy Vegetarian Dinner Recipes to stay healthy and sane during the busy week. Stay out of the restaurants and enjoy a fast and delicious meal at home!
1. Vegetarian Black Bean Zucchini Casserole
This delicious Vegetarian Black Bean Casserole is a wonderful easy dinner to make when you don’t have the energy to cook. It basically throws itself together and you just have to make sure it doesn’t burn in the oven! Five Spot Green Living
2. Vegetarian Sushi Rolls
Did you know that making sushi rolls is super easy? It looks daunting I know, but if you deconstruct it, like most things, it’s not as daunting as you think. You can use any filling you like, and just put it all together like this – it’s so simple! Bebe and Bear
3. Spicy Caprese Panini
This spicy caprese panini boasts a super tender and crunchy focaccia bread and is spread with a deliciously spicy and creamy aioli. Prepare to meat the ultimate panini. Girl and the Kitchen
4. Buffalo Cauliflower Bites
A baked buffalo cauliflower bites recipe with just 6 ingredients. Everyone will love these easy, healthy, crispy, and low carb buffalo cauliflower wings! Wholesome Yum
5. Cauliflower Carrot Soup
This creamy Cauliflower Carrot Soup is a nutrient-rich, vegan dish that takes just 30 minutes to make. Perfect for a quick lunch or easy dinner recipe. Urban Bliss Life
6. Broccoli Cheese Soup
This easy, low carb broccoli cheese soup is gluten-free, healthy, SUPER CHEESY and needs just 5 common ingredients. Ready in only 20 minutes! Watch the video, plus check the tips for the best broccoli cheddar soup ever. Wholesome Yum
7. Black Bean Tacos
One of the reasons we love this recipe so much is because you can eat it as a soup, or eat it over rice, or dip chips in it. Mooshu Jenne
8. Cauliflower Fried Rice
This low carb paleo cauliflower fried rice recipe shows you how to make cauliflower rice stir fry FAST. It’s the easiest, best way to cook cauliflower rice. Wholesome Yum
9. Vegetarian Red Lentil Chili
t’s the perfect combination of soup and stew, using red lentils instead of rice for fiber. Have I mentioned how amazingly EASY this healthy red lentil chili recipe is to put together and let simmer all day in your crockpot or slow cooker?
10. Black Bean Soup
This easy 30 minute black bean soup is the perfect last minute meal idea.
11. Grilled Eggplant Parmesan
This easy Grilled Eggplant Parmesan recipe is a great low carb vegetarian dinner is also lower in fat, yet packs plenty of flavor. You won’t miss the breading in this version of eggplant Parmesan!
12. Southwest Quinoa Quesadillas
These tortillas are vegetarian, with lots of flavor, and the added protein of quinoa!
13. Curried Mac and Cheese
Start with boxed macaroni and cheese and end with a delicious curry.
14. Potato Curry
This Instant Pot Potato Curry is a bit on the spicy side plus it comes together in under 30 minutes.
15. Margherita Pasta
Margherita Pasta is creamy, cheesy dish with plenty of aroma from the basil and fresh tomatoes.
16. Southwest Zucchini Boats
These Vegetarian Southwest Zucchini Boats are relatively easy make, so the recipe is a great choice for a Meatless Monday dinner.
17. Easy Moroccan Lentils
They are healthy, filling, and oh so good! When it comes to meal planning, these Moroccan lentils fit right in. This Moroccan Food recipe doesn’t put a dent in the budget and can be saved as one of those days you don’t feel like making a huge meal but still want something healthy.
18. Vegetarian Rice & Bean Casserole
This Vegetarian Rice & Bean Casserole is an easy and healthy solution for getting dinner on the table. It can be made ahead and frozen so it’s extremely quick to throw together.
19. Southwest Veggie Quesadillas
Southwest veggies quesadillas loaded with bean, corn, bell pepper, cilantro, spices and lots of cheese and served with a creamy cilantro sour-cream dip. These quick quesadillas are packed with flavor and can be made vegan too!
20. One Pot Vegetarian Spaghetti
Vegetarian spaghetti with mushrooms and spinach makes an easy, healthy one-pot pasta dinner that’s ready in 25 minutes!
I can’t wait to try so many of these easy vegetarian dinner recipes this week! I am definitely working them into my meal rotation. Download the printable meal planner and pantry staples cheat sheet today and take back your mealtime sanity!