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Vegetarian student recipes

Serve up a wholesome dinner with minimal effort. These easy, vegetarian meals are budget-friendly and don't need any special kitchen equipment.

39 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Save on the washing up with this speedy supper for one, with wholesome ingredients like Chinese cabbage and brown rice, finished with a fried egg

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This quick, budget take on classic spinach and egg 'florentine' pizza uses flatbreads instead of traditional dough

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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18 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Spend a grand total of 12 minutes on this healthy, low-cal supper for two. Our fuss-free smoky chickpeas on toast deliver two of your 5-a-day

12 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
173 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
99 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
26 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
53 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Bring together two great brunch recipes – eggy bread and avocado on toast – then add a Mexican twist. A hit of chilli takes this to another level

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
30 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Make a simple and healthy storecupboard supper like this easy dhal when you're cooking on a budget. To keep it vegan, use vegetable oil rather than ghee

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
16 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up this warming veggie ramen in just 15 minutes. Think of it as healthy fast food – it's low-fat, low-calorie and low-cost as well

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bake a spiced sweet potato with spinach for lunch, or as a budget supper for one. It's low-calorie, packed with vitamin C and packs big flavour

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

These whole roasted broccoli stalks with a nutty tahini yogurt and puy lentils make a hearty veggie main that hungry guests can help themselves to

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
25 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Try these simple veggie halloumi wraps with a crunchy slaw and a generous helping of hummus. A great cheesy budget option for a midweek meal

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A vibrant veggie tart using fresh courgette and sweet, caramelised red onion. It's easy to prep and is great for feeding a family on a budget

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
247 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
9 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This spicy vegan supper is big on taste. It's simple to make and packed with chunky tandoori-spiced tofu on a cool mint, yogurt and red cabbage relish

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
71 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

An Italian twist on an English classic, with sundried tomato, spinach and aubergine, this veggie pie makes a super budget supper

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
171 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Soft, creamy goat's cheese or a deliciously strong blue cheese both work well in this easy veggie supper that's on the table in just 20 minutes

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Cheap and cheerful red lentils are jazzed up with coconut milk and plenty of spices in this quick and warming soup recipe

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
16 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
73 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This vegetarian bake from reader Lucy Nanor is packed with spinach and peas along with creamy pesto and mascarpone sauce

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Have a pack of flour tortilla wraps knocking about in your storecupboard? Sandwich them with a bean filling and griddle

17 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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