A bowl of healthy vegetarian lentil curry

Healthy vegetarian recipes

52 Recipes

Need nutritious dinner ideas? Go meat-free with tasty recipes that are good for you, including pasta dishes, healthy salads, warming soups and stews.

Light Thai green curry

3.666665

(3 ratings)

This light vegetarian version of your favourite Thai green curry is an unbelievable 5 of your 5-a-day! Warming chilli and creamy coconut smothered veggies make for a satisfying supper
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Masala frittata with avocado salsa

4.88

(25 ratings)

A spicy twist on a simple frittata recipe, with Masala paste, coriander and plump cherry tomatoes. Pair it with our avocado salsa for a light and budget-friendly supper
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Smoky aubergine tagine with lemon & apricots

3.962965

(27 ratings)

A fragrant tagine is perfect for summer entertaining, lighter than stew but just as satisfying with meaty aubergines and aromatic spices
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Orzo & tomato soup

4.81818

(11 ratings)

Make our simple, budget-friendly tomato, orzo and chickpea soup in just 30 minutes. This easy, vegetarian family meal is healthy and even low fat
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Lighter aubergine Parmigiana

4.555555

(18 ratings)

We've baked the aubergines and used creamy ricotta in this healthy version of Parmigiana di melanzane - far lower in fat and calories than the original
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy chilli bean soup

4.642855

(28 ratings)

There's minimal prep time to make this hearty vegetarian stew, which works just as well as an easy dinner or packed in a flask for lunch
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Indian sweet potato & dhal pies

4.26984

(63 ratings)

Spiced red lentil dhal is topped with creamy sweet potato mash in these individual vegetarian pies - a cheap weeknight dinner option
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Pearl barley, parsnip & sage risotto

4.6

(10 ratings)

Pearl barley makes a great alternative to rice in this vegetarian risotto recipe flavoured with sage, garlic and Parmesan
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy avocado wraps

4.6875

(16 ratings)

Pan-fry vegetarian, chicken-style pieces with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps - cool before assembling if packing for lunch
  • 13 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Cauliflower, paneer & pea curry

4.675

(80 ratings)

Ready in less than an hour, this easy, vegetarian curry recipe made with pan-fried Indian cheese and vegetables is also cheap to prepare
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Red lentil & carrot soup

4.188405

(69 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...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Moroccan chickpea soup

4.61423

(267 ratings)

Try something different for vegetarians with Moroccan chickpea soup
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Minestrone in minutes

4.4375

(96 ratings)

Whip up a hearty bowl of soup in next to no time, perfect for a quick lunch or warming supper
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Courgette, pea & pesto soup

4.606555

(61 ratings)

Enjoy this super healthy soup when you want a comforting but low-calorie lunch – rich in fibre, vitamin C and folic acid...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Quinoa, lentil & feta salad

3.894735

(38 ratings)

Quinoa, a protein-rich seed, makes a great substitute for rice or couscous
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Butter bean & tomato salad

4.548385

(31 ratings)

This quick and easy vegan French salad combines delicious flavours - perfect summer dish
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Spicy root & lentil casserole

4.591305

(690 ratings)

The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Chickpea & coriander burgers

4.55652

(115 ratings)

High in fibre, low in fat and counting as 2 of your 5-a-day, this tasty veggie burger delivers on every level
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Lentil ragu

4.263735

(182 ratings)

Struggle to get your five-a-day? This superhealthy ragu will get you four steps closer and can be frozen for extra convenience
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Vegetable & bean chilli

4.37037

(54 ratings)

This healthy veggie chilli makes for a quick and satisfying supper, crammed with pulses and colourful fresh vegetables
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

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