Incredible Vegan Dinner Recipes to Put on Your Menu ASAP
The best vegan dinner recipes that are packed with protein and perfect for any day of the week. You’ll find plenty of quick & easy vegan dinners, vegan takes on traditional comfort food, and more that are guaranteed to even impress meat-eaters!
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I love taking traditionally meat-heavy dishes and putting a vegan twist on them with different proteins, spices and flavors. In this round up, you’ll find over 50 of the best vegan dinner recipes to put on your menu ASAP! These delicious, healthy vegan recipes pack plenty of fiber and protein, so I guarantee you won’t be missing the meat. Plus, most of them are drizzled or tossed in some amazing vegan sauces — you might just want to dip your whole life in them. SO GOOD.
These vegan dinner ideas cover pretty much anything you could ever want in a satisfying meal. I divided them into the following:
- Vegan pasta recipes
- Meat-free comfort foods (vegan takes on traditional, meat-heavy dishes!)
- Cozy soups
- Hearty stews, chilis & curries
- Flavorful vegan burgers
- Vegan rice dishes
- Vegan sandwiches, salads & wraps
Pick a few new vegan favorites to put on your Meatless Monday menu this week! If you make any of these vegan dinners be sure to head to the recipe to leave a comment and a rating so I know how you liked it. Enjoy, xo!
Vegan Noodles & Pasta Recipes
Noodles are naturally a good source of protein and fiber (especially whole wheat ones!) but feel free to use gluten free noodles if you’d like, too. Each of these vegan pasta recipes has a flavorful sauce and a boost of veggies, too!
Meat-Free Comfort Foods
Your favorite comfort foods like meatloaf, sloppy joes, enchiladas, and even pot pie just got a vegan makeover! These recipes are packing plant-based protein from tofu, beans and other legumes.
Warm, nourishing soups that are guaranteed to fill you up even without any meat. Enjoy as-is or with your favorite plant-based sides!
Hearty Stews, Chilis & Curries
Is there anything better than a warm bowl of chili, curry, or a hearty stew? These recipes are SO nourishing and filled with vegetables and cozy flavors. Plus, you’ll find vegan protein sources like chickpeas. lentils and tofu.
Flavorful Vegan Burgers, Wraps & Sandwiches
Curb those burger and sandwich cravings with your new fav vegan versions! Traditional veggie burgers just got a delicious makeover with wonderful spices and sauces, and you’ll come back to these easy wraps and sandwiches again and again.
Vegan Rice Dishes
Gotta love an everything-in-a-bowl meal, especially when it’s packed with amazing flavors. Many of these vegan dishes are inspired by my Puerto Rican mama, and they’re all some of my favs to meal prep.
Protein-Packed Vegan Salads
No boring salads here! These beautiful plant-based salads are truly a full meal with lots of hearty vegetables and protein. You’ll want to use the variety of dairy free dressings on EVERYTHING.
If you make any of these vegan dinner recipes, be sure to leave a comment below and let me know how you liked it! You can also tag #ambitiouskitchen on Instagram so that I can see your creations. Thank you, xo!
This post was originally published on January 16th, 2021, and republished on January 22nd, 2022.
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