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Budget vegetarian recipes

40 Recipes
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Make a budget-friendly vegetarian supper with simple, storecupboard ingredients. Try a nourishing soup, a hearty pie or a curry to feed a crowd.

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  • Roasted aubergine & tomato curry

    Roasted aubergine & tomato curry

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.251 ratings

    Slightly sweet with added richness from the coconut milk, this simple vegan curry is a winner. It's also freezable if you need a quick midweek fix

  • Veggie yaki udon in a wok

    Veggie yaki udon

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.82 ratings

    Pack in the veg with our flavour-packed Japanese-inspired yaki udon. It takes just 25 minutes to make and is healthy and low in fat and calories to boot

  • Cheesy broccoli pasta bake

    Cheesy broccoli pasta bake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.233 ratings

    Whip up this cheap, simple and satisfying meal in just 30 minutes.

  • Vegetable curry for a crowd

    Vegetable curry for a crowd

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.132 ratings

    This vegetarian curry is great for feeding a group of mates on a budget, or make a batch to freeze.

  • Red lentil & carrot soup

    Red lentil & carrot soup

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.99 ratings

    This warming and budget-friendly vegetarian soup is perfect packed in a flask for lunch. It's also easy to double the quantities and freeze half for later

  • Black bean chilli

    Black bean chilli

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.145 ratings

    This chilli is great for casual entertaining - just lay everything out and let people add their own toppings

  • Oregano halloumi with orzo salad

    Oregano halloumi with orzo salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.30 ratings

    This affordable dish featuring slightly salty, herby halloumi is a great meat free meal. Any leftovers make a great take-to-work lunch for the next day

  • Somerset stew with cheddar & parsley mash

    Somerset stew with cheddar & parsley mash

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.141 ratings

    This family winter warmer is full of flavour and goodness. Adapt for meat lovers by adding sausages

  • Sweet potato & spinach bake

    Sweet potato & spinach bake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.114 ratings

    If you're after some substantial comfort food on a budget then this vegetarian bake is just the thing. Add lamb chops for the meat eaters

  • Cauliflower with tomato sauce and naan in a bowl

    Roasted cauliflower with tomato & cashew sauce

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.27 ratings

    For an easy veggie dinner, try this roasted cauliflower. It has a deliciously nutty flavour that works well with a simple tomato and cashew sauce

  • Pea falafels with minty couscous salad

    Pea falafels with minty couscous salad

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.17 ratings

    Give falafel a makeover by using a mix of chickpeas and frozen peas, serve with couscous and a dollop of yogurt for a cheap but tasty meal

  • Pan-cooked feta with beetroot salsa & bean mash

    Pan-cooked feta with beetroot salsa & bean mash

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.47 ratings

    Whip up this budget vegetarian dinner in minutes - pile slices of light feta onto cannellini bean mash and top with tangy beetroot salsa

  • Peppered potato soup

    Peppered potato soup

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.10 ratings

    This thrifty dinner party leek and potato soup recipe has an attractive pale colour from using the bottom end of the allium and a bouquet garni

  • Jacket potato with whipped feta & sumac

    Jacket potato with whipped feta & sumac

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.31 ratings

    The perfect budget-friendly, filling supper for one. The fragrant, zesty flavour of sumac is a refreshing contrast to the creamy whipped feta

  • Asparagus, chilli & feta farfalle on a white plate

    Asparagus, chilli & feta farfalle

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.25 ratings

    A simple, budget pasta dish with a touch of chilli, squeeze of lemon and fresh basil. Add a drizzle of oil and sprinkling of feta cheese to serve

  • Bhaji frittata

    Bhaji frittata

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.15 ratings

    This lunchbox or picnic-friendly dish takes an Italian-style thick omelette and adds some Indian spice, along with potatoes, peas and coriander

  • Microwave shakshuka served on a tray

    Microwave shakshuka

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Whip up shakshuka, a Middle Eastern favourite, in just 10 minutes. Perfect for brunch, lunch or supper, it's healthy and a great option for a budget meal

  • Satay noodle soup

    Satay noodle soup

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    Prepare an easy veggie noodle bowl in 25 minutes with mostly storecupboard ingredients. A simple budget meal that's filling and vegan-friendly

  • Brown butter linguine served in a bowl

    Brown butter linguine

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Cook this simple brown butter linguine as a filling meal for one. It costs just 90p per serving and only takes 20 minutes to make – ideal for busy weeknights

  • Caponata pasta in pan, garnished with basil and parmesan

    Caponata pasta

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.102 ratings

    Whip up our easy vegetarian caponata pasta in just 20 minutes. It's simple to make and packs three of your five-a-day into one delicious meal

  • Paneer and rice with boiled egg in bowl

    Saag paneer kedgeree

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.31 ratings

    Combine two Indian-inspired classics in this paneer and kedgeree mash-up. It's a quick and easy veggie dinner that delivers two of your 5-a-day

  • Enchilada pie in a serving dish with a slice taken out

    Enchilada pie

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.176 ratings

    Give your midweek meal a Mexican twist with our easy enchilada pie. Packed with nutritious veggies, it provides a whopping four of your 5-a-day

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