Trying to add more vegetarian recipes into your weekly meal plan? Choose from a list of 30 easy, healthy, delicious and filling Meatless Monday recipes that even the carnivores in your family will love.
We all have different reasons for wanting to introduce more meatless meals into our weekly meal plan. Whether it’s environmental, financial or just simply trying to get more vegetables in your diet, we can never have too many delicious and filling vegetarian recipes on hand.
Here’s 30 vegetarian recipes that are perfect for Meatless Monday and are so delicious even the carnivores in the family will be happy!
Sweet Potato & Quinoa Salad with Sesame Dressing • The Cook Report
Salads are only worth eating if they’re going to fill you up and make you feel amazing. This sweet potato and quinoa salad does exactly that. Drizzle with a good helping of creamy sesame dressing and you’ve got a perfect lunch or dinner.
Instant Pot Dal with Split Peas
This instant pot split pea dal comes together with minimal effort with the help of your electric pressure cooker. These delicious bowls of dal are topped with quick-pickled red onion and tangy yogurt for an unforgettable, vegetarian meal.
Falafel Salad Bowl
If you’re still not convinced you can make friends with salad look no further than this falafel salad bowl. Featuring falafels, feta cheese, olives, tomatoes, tabbouleh, peppers and TWO types of dipping sauce, you’ll love every last bite.
Vegetarian Instant Pot Lentil and Mushroom Stroganoff
If you’re looking for a delicious, cosy, and easy dinner, this instant pot lentil stroganoff with mushrooms fits the bill. It’s hearty, filling, and a fun vegetarian take on the traditional beef stroganoff.
Red Lentil Dhal With Roasted Cauliflower and Butternut Squash (Vegan)
Red lentil dhal with roasted cauliflower & butternut squash – an easy, healthy, delicious vegan meal that is good all year round!
15 Minute Lentil Sloppy Joe Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
Have some baked sweet potatoes on hand and not sure what to do with them? Try these 15 minute lentil sloppy joe stuffed sweet potatoes – fast and full of flavour.
Loaded Black Bean Tofu Tacos with "Meatless" Walnut Crumble
These vegan loaded black bean tofu tacos with “meatless” walnut crumble are protein-packed, made with whole ingredients, and perfect for dinner parties, potlucks, or an easy weeknight meal!
Lemon Falafel Burgers with Greek Yogurt Tahini Spread
Craving falafels? These lemony falafel burgers have the same taste and texture as a falafel, but are less labour-intensive. A great vegetarian option that’s full of fibre and protein!
One Pot Easy Palak Paneer Rice (Healthy Spinach Rice)
Turn authentic palak paneer curry into a complete meal with this delicious one pot easy palak paneer rice recipe. You will love the twist on traditional palak paneer.
Vegetarian meals can be just as flavourful and hearty as their meaty counterparts. I hope you found a few (or 30) new recipe ideas that the whole family will love. The only question is – what will you try first?
MORE MEATLESS MEAL IDEAS
- 11 Delicious Halloumi Recipes (all vegetarian!)
- Zucchini and Halloumi Fritters
- Banana Chia Smoothie
- Roasted Cauliflower Soup
- Roast Pumpkin, Spinach and Feta Salad
- Healthy Banana Pancakes
- OR see all Vegan Recipes
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