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20 Protein-Packed Dinners With No Meat

Whether you're vegetarian, vegan, or just want to save a few bucks on your next grocery bill.

1. Homemade Fried Rice

This version swaps out meat for protein-packed chickpeas. Recipe here.

2. Easy Egg & Black Bean Enchiladas

3. 15-Minute Sesame Soba Noodles

4. Veggie-Loaded Egg Bake

Breakfast for dinner — and the perfect way to use up any leftover vegetables in your fridge. Recipe here.

5. Vegan Stuffed Peppers

Made with a hearty filling of quinoa + black beans + salsa + spices + corn. Recipe here.

6. Sheet Pan Nachos with Black Beans + Fried Eggs

7. One-Pot Chickpea & Potato Masala

Made with super-affordable ingredients, makes enough for four, and breaks down to less than $2 per serving. Recipe here.

8. Soba Noodle Stir-Fry

9. Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes

This version is made with slow-cooked lentils and swaps buns for spaghetti squash. Recipe here.

10. Healthier Egg Salad

This version ditches the mayo for Greek yogurt. To make it substantial enough for dinner, make it into a sandwich or serve on lots of fresh greens. Recipe here.

11. Taco Bowl With Crispy Chipotle Chickpeas

12. Spicy Kimchi Quinoa Bowls

Topped with a fried egg. Recipe here.

13. Crock-Pot Low-Carb Lasagna

14. Vegan Buddha Bowl with Avocado

15. Mediterranean Baked Sweet Potatoes

Vegan — and ready to go in 30 minutes. Recipe here.

16. Broccolini Mushroom Stirfry

17. Cheesy Mexican Lentils with Black Beans + Rice

18. Smashed White Bean + Avocado Sandwich

Great in a sandwich, or even as a healthy dip for pita chips. Recipe here.

19. Homemade Veggie Burgers

These bake off in the oven — and freeze perfectly if you want to save leftovers for later. Recipe here.

20. One-Pot Vegan Lentil Soup

Eat colorfully. 😎 Recipe here.