Healthy

100 Collections

Discover BBC Good Food's best healthy recipes, including healthy breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks. Find dishes to fit in with special diets, from dairy-free to the 5:2 diet.

  • Chunky butternut mulligatawny

    5:2

    Healthy and filling recipes for fasting days – all dishes come in at under 250 calories…
  • Spanish meatball & butter bean stew

    7-a-day

    Simple & delicious recipes with at least 3 portions of fruit & veg to get you to that lucky number 7.....
  • A dish with pea and broad bean shakshuka with eggs

    200 calorie meal

    Looking to cook something that's healthy, nutritious and low calorie? Try these light yet lovely recipe...
  • Plate of cucumber, avocado and mango salsa salad topped with cod

    300 calorie meal

    Discover our best-ever healthy dishes, all under 300 calories. Pack in the flavour while counting the...
  • A plate of courgetti topped with meatballs, fennel and beans in a balsamic tomato sauce

    400 calorie meal

    Healthy, delicious and under 400 calories – discover our highest-rated, calorie-counted dishes...
  • A plate with chicken breast on a bed of vibrant green vegetables with a creamy sauce

    500 calorie meal

    Discover tasty, healthy meals from BBC Good Food that are all around 500 calories per portion. Choose from...
  • Plate with katsu curry served over rice with a side salad

    600 calorie meal

    Discover healthy, highly-rated recipes that all come in at around 600 calories per portion. Choose from our...
  • Brain-boosting

    Packed with nutrients to help you feel more focused, refreshed and alert, Good Food's brain-boosting recipes...
  • Cheap and healthy

    Being healthy on a budget doesn't have to be hard. Try our easy recipes that are low in price but rich in...
  • Clean eating

    To us, eating clean means enjoying whole foods in their most natural state, and limiting anything processed...
  • Diabetes

    Diabetes-friendly

    Recipes chosen by Diabetes UK that encompass all the principals of eating well for diabetes.
  • Smoked salmon, quinoa & dill lunch pot

    Dopamine diet

    Get inspired with our collection of highly-rated, tyrosine-rich recipes, which have been selected by our...
  • Chicken satay salad

    Easy healthy

    Healthy cooking doesn't have to be difficult. Our easy healthy recipes are packed full of nutritional...
  • Ratatouille & parmesan bake on an oven dish and plate with rocket side

    Gluten-free

    On a wheat-free diet? Our gluten-free recipes mean you needn't miss out on variety, whether it's classic...
  • Gut-friendly

    Boost your digestion with our specially selected recipes. Unless you follow a specific diet for health...
  • Beetroot and lentil tabbouleh salad

    Healthy

    Following a healthy diet is easy with our nutritious and tasty low-fat recipes. You can enjoy lighter meals...
  • Butternut & bacon fusilli in a pan with a serving spoon

    Healthy autumn

    Hearty, healthy and super satisfying – discover our nutritious, seasonal dishes for autumn. Tuck into...
  • Poached eggs with smashed avocado & tomatoes

    Healthy avocado

    Try the best healthy avocado recipes from BBC Good Food. Make this nutritious, creamy fruit into guacamole,...
  • Turkey & coriander burgers with guacamole

    Healthy barbecue

    These lighter BBQ dishes are perfect for a weekend feast. Packed with healthy ingredients and lower in fat...
  • Pot-roast beef with French onion gravy in a cooking dish

    Healthy beef

    Get inspired by our best ever healthy beef recipes, including succulent roasts, steaks, stews, chillis,...
  • Plain yogurt in a bowl with strawberries and blueberries

    Healthy breakfast

    Wake up to a tasty, nutritious breakfast whether it's high-protein eggs, avocado on toast, porridge or a...
  • Two prawn, salmon and spicy mayo burgers with lettuce

    Healthy burger

    Discover Good Food's best healthy burger recipes and find out how to make nourishing turkey, chicken,...
  • Chicken and lemon skewers with tortillas

    Healthy chicken

    Discover these delicious, good-for-you ways to cook chicken for a high protein midweek meal. Including...
  • Plate of sliced cooked chicken breast covered in pomegranate sauce with couscous

    Healthy chicken breast

    Discover healthy new ways to serve up lean chicken breasts with BBC Good Food's favourite recipes,...
  • Roasted sprouts with chestnuts & bacon

    Healthy Christmas

    Our best-ever healthy festive dishes make a wholesome addition to your Christmas Day spread, including roast...
  • Potato and cauliflower curry in a pot

    Healthy curry

    Spicy suppers that pack in a range of superhealthy ingredients.
  • Vegetable tagine with apricot quinoa

    Healthy dinner

    Discover BBC Good Food's best-ever healthy dinner ideas. Get inspired by our nutritious, triple-tested...
  • Green shakshuka

    Healthy egg

    Eggs are cheap, high in protein and nutritious. Discover Good Food's best-ever healthy egg recipes, from...
  • Sardine pasta in bowl with tongs

    Healthy family

    These filling family suppers are wholesome and tasty. We've got pasta dishes, curries, tagines and...
  • Zesty salmon with roasted beets & spinach

    Healthy fish

    From lighter pies to makeover fish & chips, nothing's off the menu with our healthier fish dishes.....
  • Lighter chicken tacos

    Healthy kids'

    Healthy, simple and scrumptious recipe ideas to keep children happy.
  • Lamb dopiaza curry with salad and rice on a dish

    Healthy lamb

    Discover BBC Good Food's triple-tested healthy lamb recipes packed with nutritious ingredients, from...
  • Fresh salmon and Thai noodle salad in a bowl

    Healthy lunch

    From vibrant salads and hearty soups to veg-packed wraps, we've got plenty of healthy lunch ideas to keep...
  • An opened burger in a bun, with red pepper salsa, on a white table

    Healthy mince

    Try our healthy mince recipes for a low-fat, lighter alternative to popular family meals from lean meatballs...
  • Noodles with vegetables in a kilner jar

    Healthy noodle

    Get inspired with our highest-rated healthy noodle recipes, including wholesome stir-fries, light noodle...
  • Prawn jambalaya in a pot

    Healthy one-pot

    Comfort food needn't be calorific. Save time and washing-up with our healthy one-pot collection of hearty...
  • Squash and spinach fusilli with pecans in a blue bowl

    Healthy pasta

    Our best-ever healthy pasta recipes are packed with nutritious ingredients - perfect for a super satisfying,...
  • Healthy picnic

    Healthy picnic

    Pack your hamper with lighter, summery treats, from low-fat salads to healthier scotch eggs and sandwiches.
  • Herb & garlic pork with ratatouille and potatoes on a plate

    Healthy pork

    Find delicious, nutritious and triple-tested pork recipes. Try roasting a lean tenderloin or serve in...
  • Miso brown rice & broccoli salad with fiery prawns

    Healthy prawn

    Discover top-rated, triple-tested, healthy prawn recipes from BBC Good Food, including curries, salads, stews...
  • A pan filled with paella with lemon wedges on top

    Healthy rice

    Rice needn’t be boring. You can make a wide range of delicious, healthy midweek meals from around the...
  • Plate of colourful salad with charred onions, tomato and a pot of dressing

    Healthy salad

    Try BBC Good Food's best-ever healthy salads, bursting with nutritious ingredients, delicious flavours...
  • Sesame salmon, purple sprouting broccoli & sweet potato mash

    Healthy salmon

    Discover Good Food's best-ever healthy salmon recipes, including fillets, salads, fish cakes and burgers...
  • healthy olive wrap

    Healthy sandwich

    Rolls, bagels, baps and wraps - make a lunchtime bite that's delicious, filling and nutritious.....
  • Cauliflower and squash fritters on a plate

    Healthy snack

    Need a quick energy boost without too many calories? Pick from our selection of healthy snacks with delicious...
  • Grilled aubergine tabbouleh in a white bowl, with dip

    Healthy summer

    From salads and light soups to grilled meats and fish, make the most of summer produce with Good Food's...
  • Spiced chicken, spinach & sweet potato stew

    Healthy sweet potato

    Discover the healthiest sweet potato recipes from BBC Good Food. Serve in stews, curries, as a pie topping,...
  • Celeriac soup in a bowl

    Healthy vegan

    Nutritious, plant-based vegan recipes that are packed with goodness - from breakfasts and snacks to dinner...
  • Charred spring onions and teriyaki tofu

    Healthy vegetarian

    Need nutritious dinner ideas? Go meat-free with tasty recipes that are good for you, including pasta dishes,...
  • Heart-healthy

    Heart-healthy

    The British Heart Foundation pick their favourite heart-healthy recipes...
  • High-protein

    High-protein

    These high-protein picks are perfect for those who want to boost their intake from time to time...
  • Wholemeal flatbread on a plate topped with broccoli, tomatoes and a poached egg

    High-protein breakfast

    Try our healthy, protein-packed breakfast ideas for a nutritious start to your day, from poached eggs and...
  • Salmon and noodle salad in a bowl with chopsticks

    High protein lunch

    Try our healthy, protein-packed lunch ideas from soups and salads to burgers and omelettes, including chicken...
  • Immune-friendly

    Give your immune system a helping hand with these immunity-boosting recipes that are packed with vitamins and...
  • Banana pancakes

    Low-calorie breakfast

    Start your day the healthy way with our tempting breakfast recipes - all under 300 calories.
  • Lighter spaghetti & meatballs

    Low-calorie pasta

    Our best-ever triple-tested recipes for light pasta dishes that are all low-calorie but packed with flavour,...
  • Cloud bread

    Low-carb

    Delicious low-carb recipes, with less than 10g of carbohydrates per serving.
  • Gluten-free carrot cake

    Low FODMAP

    Tempt your tummy with these inspiring low FODMAP recipes for IBS sufferers.
  • Low-GI

    Low-GI

    Recipes that will keep you fuller for longer.
  • Moroccan orange & cardamom cake

    Lower sugar

    Healthy and filling lunches, dinners and the occasional sweet treat - all with under 10g of sugar per serving.
  • Pasta salad with tuna, capers & balsamic dressing

    Marathon

    Anita Bean, an expert from the London Marathon team, has selected these recipes to eat after training, with...
  • Nut-free

    Nut-free

    Risottos, hotpots and other dishes made without nuts. Always check ingredients on packaging before using.
  • Seared steak with celery & pepper caponata

    Paleo

    These Paleo-friendly recipes will work for many versions of the caveman diet.
  • Linguine with avocado, tomato and lime

    Quick and healthy

    Tuck into healthy recipes that you can make in under 30 minutes. We've got plenty of quick and tasty salads,...