What to make for lunch vegetarian ideas are practical, easy and delicious lunches. These vegan recipes can be prepared in little time and they should be loved by the whole family too.
If you love the Paleo lifestyle but can’t afford to give up grains, this article is for you! We’ve put together a collection of delicious vegetarian lunch recipes — all of which are gluten-free, grain-free and totally Paleo. So read on for some great suggestions for what to make for lunch!
I’ve tried all sorts of ways to plan out my meals for the week. Many have fallen short of my expectations. As a vegetarian, breakfast, lunch and snacks especially can be tricky. I always seem to forget what ingredients I have on hand and stressing about finding something new to make with them seems like a pain I don’t want to keep repeating. So I started to plan out my meals for the week by using a weekly planner… which failed miserably because I never looked at it. I got sick of this cycle being repeated, so earlier this year I devised a new strategy: my Vegetarian Meal Planner!
What To Make For Lunch Vegetarian
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No-Cook Black Bean Salad
A classic black bean salad is a must for picnics and potlucks. This vegan version gets its creaminess from blended avocado. Any mix of salad greens will work well, but try arugula if you want to give this hearty salad a peppery kick.
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Veggie & Hummus Sandwich
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White Bean & Veggie Salad
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Whole-Wheat Veggie Wrap
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Tomato Salad with Lemon-Basil Vinaigrette
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White Bean & Avocado Toast
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Spinach & Strawberry Salad With Poppy Seed Dressing
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Fruit & Cheese Bistro Lunch Box
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Guacamole Chopped Salad
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Tomato, Cucumber & White-Bean Salad With Basil Vinaigrette
This no-cook bean salad is a delicious way to use summer’s best cherry or grape tomatoes and juicy cucumbers for a light dinner or lunch. Fresh basil elevates an easy vinaigrette recipe that dresses up this simple salad into something extraordinary.
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Creamy Avocado & White Bean Wrap
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Green Salad with Pita Bread & Hummus
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Pineapple & Avocado Salad
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Heirloom Tomato Salad with Tomato Vinaigrette
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White Bean & Avocado Sandwich
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Stacked Veggie Sandwiches with Pimiento Cheese
These packable make-ahead bagel thin sandwiches are layered with tomato, zucchini, and a creamy cheese and pimiento pepper spread. Heading out for a picnic? Double or triple the recipe to make enough for four or six guests.
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Traditional Greek Salad
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Not all gazpachos are red. In this healthy white gazpacho recipe, we use cucumbers, yellow bell pepper and unsweetened almond milk for more savory results.
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Edamame Hummus Wrap
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PB&J Bistro Lunch Box
Inspired by Starbucks’ bistro boxes, this peanut butter and jelly lunch will be loved by kids and adults alike. Accompanied by sandwich sides including a yogurt parfait, fruit, veggies and popcorn, this healthy packable lunch will keep you full until dinner.
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