30 Vegan Dinners You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less
30 Vegan Dinners You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

30 Vegan Dinners You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

  • Sarah Von Alt
  • Sarah Von Alt

When finding time to cook is a struggle, eating vegan can seem more difficult. And while buying tons of takeout or fancy prepared foods saves time, it almost always costs more. Fortunately, with a little preparation and some simple recipes, you can whip up a delicious vegan meal in no time (well… under 30 minutes, at least)!

1. Greek Goddess Bowl

Whoa! Recipe here.

2. Easy Peanut Noodles

Recipe here.

3. Mango Curry Chickpeas

Ready in no time. Get the recipe.

4. Homemade Vegan Spaghetti O’s

Just like when you were a kid, only better. Get the recipe.

5. Vegan Thai Soup

This recipe is easy to make and loaded with flavor.

6. Burrito Stuffed Peppers

Get the recipe here.

7. Vegan Lentil Salisbury Steak

OK, so this recipe takes 35 minutes, but it’s definitely worth it!

8. Tofu Banh Mi

Want! Get the recipe.

9. Instant Pot Maple Bourbon Sweet Potato Chili

Get the recipe here.

10. Easy Vegan Cauliflower Fried Rice

This recipe is super healthy AND delicious!

11. Noodle-Free Pad Thai

Take carrots to the next level with this recipe.

12. Sticky Sesame Tofu Stir-Fry

This easy recipe is packed with protein.

13. Red Curry Mac and Cheese

This recipe is creamy AF.

14. Cauliflower Steaks With Romesco Sauce

Trust us, you want this recipe.

15. General Tso’s Tofu

We’re not drooling—you’re drooling! Recipe here.

16. Fresh Herb Gemelli Pasta

Everyone loves pasta! Recipe.

17. Instant Pot Tomato Soup

This soup is ready in under 20 minutes!

18. Quinoa Gado-Gado Bowl

Yes, please! Recipe.

19. Simple Vegan Pita Pizzas

Pizza, pizza! Recipe.

20. Vegan Red Curry Cup o’ Noodles

This recipe is perfect when you’re on the go!

21. Vegan Skillet Enchiladas

Yum! Recipe here.

22. Gluten-Free Vegan Macaroni and Cheese

Everyone loves mac and cheese! Get the recipe here.

23. Potato, Spinach, and Sausage Soup

Hearty AF. Recipe here.

24. Vegan Pasta Carbonara

Get the recipe.

25. Grilled Bok Choy With Spicy and Salty Oyster Mushrooms

This recipe is easy and packed with flavor.

26. Tofu in Purgatory

This vegan take on shakshuka is sure to be a hit!

27. Farro, Cannellini Bean, and Parsley Pesto Salad

Get the recipe.

28. Spicy Vegan Orange Ground Chik’n Bowls


29. Russian-Style Quinoa Salad With Winter Vegetables

This flavorful recipe is perfect for chilly nights.

30. Vegan Caprese Panini 

With tomatoes, basil, and cashew mozzarella. Recipe.

No time? Click here for a list of ready-made vegan meals you can heat in the microwave.