slow cooker pulled chicken sandwich with slaw on top

50 Healthy Game Day Recipes

The BEST healthy game day recipes to make for a crowd! You’ll find over 50 easy, healthy football snacks,  fun finger foods, delicious main dishes and plenty of incredible desserts. Vegetarian game day recipes included! Double or triple any of the recipes for a big group.

The Super Bowl is one week away and I couldn’t be more excited to make all of the delicious game day recipes, watch the commercials, and that’s it. Oh, and see my girl Demi perform the National Anthem.

Can we all agree that the best part of the Super Bowl is the food? That’s why I put together 50 incredible, healthy game day recipes for you that are guaranteed crowd-pleasers. Whether you’re watching with a small crew or feeding a big party, all of these recipes are adaptable for anyone and everyone.

I included a mix of easy slow cooker recipes, plenty of gluten free and vegetarian game day recipes, delicious finger foods and my absolute favorite desserts.

Take a scroll, make your game day menu, and call your friends! If you make any of these be sure to share a photo on Instagram with the hashtag #ambitiouskitchen and in our Facebook group. Enjoy, xoxo!


collage of the best healthy game day appetizers

Vegetarian Three Cheese White Bean Buffalo Dip

10-Minute Smoked Salmon Pinwheels

Spicy Green Cashew Dip

Vegetarian Plantain & Black Bean Taco Cups

Easy + Cheesy Southwest Bean Dip

Tortilla Chip-Crusted Baked Jalapeño Poppers

How to Make a Charcuterie Board (Two Different Ways!)

Bacon Wrapped Dark Chocolate & Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates

The Best Garlic Bread You’ll Ever Eat

Tofu Vegan Nachos With Cashew Cheese Sauce

Black Bean, Corn and Quinoa Enchilada Bake (or dip!)

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Plantains

Fresh & Healthy 7-Layer Dip

Famous Crunchy Cashew Thai Quinoa Salad {vegan & gluten-free}

Garlic White Bean Basil Hummus

Ultimate Chili-Stuffed Sweet Potato Skins

The Best Guacamole You’ll Ever Eat

Spicy Honey Crispy Baked Chicken Wings + 10 Healthy Football Snacks

Jalapeño-Goat Cheese Grilled Stuffed Mini Peppers


collage of game day main dishes

Incredible Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

The Best Crispy Baked Chicken Nuggets

Actually, the Best Vegetarian Chili Ever

The Best Healthy Turkey Chili

Healthy White Chicken Chili

15-Minute Healthy Moroccan Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad

Healthy Enchilada Chicken & Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

The Best Healthy Turkey Lasagna You’ll Ever Eat

Jalapeño Curry Turkey Burgers

Better Than Chipotle DIY Chicken Burrito Bowls

30 Minute Healthier Turkey Sloppy Joes with Homemade Sauce!

Sweet Potato Black Bean Enchiladas with Avocado Lime Crema

Stovetop Southwest Tuna Mac and Cheese

Baked Paleo Chicken Tenders with Honey Mustard Dip

How to Make the Best Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Cheesy Chicken Quinoa Enchilada Meatloaf Muffins

Amazing Slow Cooker Turkey Tacos

Skinny Refried Bean & Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Mom’s Authentic Puerto Rican Rice and Beans

Chipotle Black Bean Roasted Veggie Enchilada Casserole

Easy Vegan Mac and Cheese


collage of healthy game day desserts

Healthy Peanut Butter Twix Bars (vegan & gluten free)

Fudgy Almond Butter Blondies

Salted Tahini Caramel Millionaire Bars (vegan + paleo)

Grain Free Tahini Brownies (The Best Brownies I’ve Ever Eaten!)

Healthy Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats

Healthier Flourless Monster Cookies

Fudgy Flourless Almond Butter Brownies (gluten free + dairy free)

The Best Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies You’ll Ever Eat

Healthy 4-Ingredient Reese’s Eggs

Paleo No Bake Cookie Dough Truffles

Flourless Chocolate Chip Chickpea Blondies (vegan, gluten-free & healthy)

Paleo Chocolate Chip Tahini Blondies

If you make any of these be sure to head to the recipe to leave a rating & a comment. I really appreciate it — xoxo!

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