Roasted aubergine on white plate with harissa

Roasted aubergine recipes

Try our best roasted aubergine recipes for a filling main. We've included curries, pastas and salads – many of which are good for you, too – for easy midweek meals. 

26 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Looking for a simple side or starter that delivers on taste? Look no further than roast aubergines with yogurt and harissa. It's vegetarian and gluten free

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
217 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr
Easy
Vegan
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25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

An Italian-style roasted vegetable gratin with tomato and basil sauce, Parmesan and mozzarella

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
28 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Black cardamom is gorgeous with aubergines. It has a distinctive smoky flavour, although it's subtle in this dish

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Flavoursome and tender, this makes a lovely accompaniment to grilled meat

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Fast and filling, this pasta dish will bring a hint of the Mediterranean to your mealtime

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This tasty veggie meal is high in healthy fibre and full of Middle Eastern flavour

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Switch up your routine on weeknights with this Asian-inspired vegan dish with roasted aubergine and chilli peanut…

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
34 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A really easy low-fat, low-calorie aubergine recipe with delicious umami flavours. This dish is so rich and meaty, it's hard to believe it's vegan!

55 mins
Easy
Vegan
14 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Punchy flavours and plenty of crunch - you won't even notice you're eating a superhealthy salad

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
26 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Try aubergine for a filling veggie meal worthy of Sunday lunch. Teamed with a goulash sauce and sweet potato chips, you can pack in all five of your 5-a-day

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

This colourful Lebanese salad of roasted aubergine, peppers, pomegranate and a sweet and spicy dressing makes a mouth-watering treat for two

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A bright platter of grilled Mediterranean vegetables is a fantastic accompaniment to grilled or barbecued meat

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
16 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Juicy chunks of roasted aubergine add satisfaction to this sweet and superhealthy salad

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
55 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Puy lentils bulk out this low-calorie vegetarian bake with mozzarella cheese, tomato and basil sauce and roasted aubergines

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
31 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A hearty, slow-roasted dish that looks as stunning as it tastes

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

New Zealand chef Peter Gordon showcases seasonal flavours in this impressive, healthy vegetarian meal

1 hr and 10 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Chunks of roasted aubergine are stirred through rice in this vegetarian meal, topped with mint and poached eggs for protein

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This all-in-one side dish can double up as a veggie main course, perfect for summer

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Packed with punchy flavours, this vegetarian main course salad contrasts earthy goat's cheese with tangy dressing and roasted vegetables

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
37 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This is vegan comfort food at its best. Layer up slices of aubergine with a spicy coconut milk and tomato sauce for a hearty, warming meal

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
12 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A simple, low-calorie supper that uses storecupboard pulses and hearty aubergine topped with Parmesan cheese

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This vegetarian recipe is low in saturated fat and high in fibre, which helps to lower blood cholesterol

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Try serving this with a simple cucumber raita or tzatziki and a crisp green salad

1 hr and 10 mins
More effort
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