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Tomato salad recipes

Try our best tomato salad recipes for a light lunch or dinner side. Our colourful salads include healthy, gluten-free and vegan options, all perfect for sharing. 

9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Chop up tomatoes, toss with salt, top with creamy burrata and slather with a broad bean-flecked salsa verde to make this simple yet super-tasty salad

27 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
46 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A fresh and colourful salad to brighten up any barbecue or buffet - no matter what the weather

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Combine roasted lemon with fronds of fennel, cherry tomatoes, pomegranate and herbs to make this colourful summer salad. It makes a perfect sharing dish

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This simple salad of ripe tomatoes with fragrant herbs and finely diced shallots makes a refreshing side salad or buffet dish

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use seasonal tomatoes in different colours, shapes and sizes and sprinkle basil to give this side salad a dazzling finish

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
37 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This quick and easy vegan French salad combines delicious flavours - perfect summer dish

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
34 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Lentils are a substantial and healthy base to this fresh salad with onion, mango chutney, coriander, greens and tomatoes

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Keep some couscous in your cupboard as a stand-by, it's ready in minutes

15 mins
Easy
18 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A salad that really indulges Greek flavours and colours - perfect food for sunny days

15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A fruity Sicilian olive oil brings out the best in this refreshing salad

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

A simple and fresh, fat-free salad with influences from Cape Town

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

The combination of sweet, acidic tomatoes with salty, spicy chorizo and tangy sherry vinegar is a match made in heaven

10 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A colourful and quick side salad of mixed tomatoes with sweet honey mustard dressing

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 2.0 out of 5 star rating

A perfect side salad to serve alongside fish dishes or a steak, this onion and tomato salad uses chunky salad onions which won’t wilt once cooked

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Combine Serrano ham, manchego cheese and different varieties of tomato, drizzle with an almond parsley dressing, for a light summer side or tapas dish

25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Season tomatoes for up to half an hour before serving to amplify their flavour. This salad with onion and basil works brilliantly with our cumin-crusted lamb

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
11 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cheap to make and good for you too, this colourful side salad works well with curry

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Use a variety of colours and sizes of juicy tomatoes in this simple, seasonal side dish with fresh mint and creamy crumbled feta

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A lovely light starter that is superhealthy and all of your five-a-day in one bowl!

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Throw together a healthy Italian snack of charred aubergine with sweet and spicy basil dressing

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
37 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This flavour-packed dish is super-cheap and speedy to make, the perfect family meal

20 mins
Easy
15 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Superhealthy, counts as 2 of 5-a-day

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This vibrant vegetarian side dish is dressed with chilli, spring onion and balsamic vinegar, then sprinkled with crunchy pumpkin seeds

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use sweet, ripe tomatoes in this simple yet delicious side dish, lightly dressed with garlic, basil and olive oil

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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