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Quick lunch recipes

Make a quick lunch with our simple and filling recipes. Try a fresh salad, a time-saving sandwich or a speedy stir-fry you can whip up in no time.

6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This easy packed lunch is as delicious as it is nutritious, with crunchy cucumber and radishes and a herby, creamy dressing

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These meal prep grain bowls use one base and two deliciously different toppings. Choose from avocado, olives and rocket or chickpeas, beetroot and orange

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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695 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A healthy burger that's filling too. These are great for anyone after a satisfying bite low in calories.

16 mins
Easy
Vegan
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Give your lunch box a moreish makeover - take the ingredients separately and assemble for a fresh and healthy midday meal

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Cook up a speedy lunch of roast peppers with soft eggs, served with an almond and parsley dressing. Enjoy with crusty bread

18 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Pack up a hearty lunch to look forward to - fill bagels with leftover turkey or chicken, crispy bacon and creamy mashed avocado

10 mins
Easy
74 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Pan-fry lean chicken breast with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps. Cool before assembling if packing for lunch

13 mins
Easy
Healthy
130 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Sizzling Chorizo & chickpea soup

15 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Kids will love this colourful salad with avocado and mint - add cold cooked pasta for a more filling packed lunch

10 mins
Easy
38 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Use seeded tortillas as pizza bases for a quick and healthy lunch - crack an egg in the centre and bake to boost protein intake

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Swap soggy sandwiches for tortilla wraps filled with chicken, cheese and veggies in this tasty packed lunch recipe that kids will love

10 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Pack in protein, carbohydrate and vitamins with this broccoli, pasta and eggs dish, a healthy vegetarian lunch to keep you going on a busy afternoon

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
62 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This pasta salad makes a quick and healthy lunch, or is perfect prepared ahead for a picnic or lunchbox

5 mins
Easy
16 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Crusty ciabatta, spicy chorizo, a generous dollop of pesto and sweet roasted peppers make a moreish combination. Serve warm for a quick supper you'll really enjoy

15 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This noodle salad with sugar snap peas and baby corn makes a great packed lunch for kids - an easy way to get 2 of their 5 a day

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
15 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A seriously gourmet quesadilla. This easy, chicken-filled snack will curb your cheese cravings – serve warm and golden brown with your favourite dipping sauce

15 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Torn mozzarella, salami, sundried tomatoes, balsamic and basil in ciabatta are the ultimate lunch combo

5 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Pack a pitta with chicken, salad and homemade Caesar dressing for an easy lunch. It takes just 10 minutes from prep to plate and it's healthy too

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Fish fingers make a quick and easy filling for tortilla wraps. Spruce them up with pea purée for colour and tangy cornichons for crunch

15 mins
Easy
37 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cooking up eggs with cheese and tomato makes for a super-quick meal for one that's ready in 10 minutes

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Sweet, earthy beetroot, salty feta and fresh mint shine in this simple lunch. ‘Eating the rainbow’ is a nutritional plus and beetroot ticks the purple box

12 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A new take on the classic salad Niçoise. This lean salad is bulked out by storecupboard cannellini beans and flavoured with dill and lemon

13 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Liven up leftover pork by combining with bulgur wheat, curry powder, cumin seeds and spring onions to make a salad that is healthy yet packed full of flavour

13 mins
Easy
Healthy
7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Forget soggy lunchbox sandwiches and whip up a tasty and healthy chicken and noodle salad for lunch using our pre-made roast chicken recipe

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
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