We’ve all had the “what should I make for dinner” dilemma. And I get it! You want something comforting and delicious, something the entire family will eat, and something healthy. Not to mention, it needs to be quick and easy to make!
Today, I’m sharing 100+ of my favorite “go-to” quick healthy dinners that I love having on hand for busy weeknights. This recipe guide is a tasty way to cook amazing, healthy recipes that everyone will ACTUALLY love. Feel free to save this list on Pinterest or bookmark this link to keep it on hand for those last minute moments!
100+ Quick Healthy Dinner Ideas
Finding quick healthy dinners that you and your family ACTUALLY love is essential for a wholesome lifestyle. From tacos to pizza, to hearty bowls and casseroles, this recipe roundup is focused on comforting, nourishing foods! Here’s what you’ll find in this guide:
- Healthy Taco Recipes
- Healthy Pizza & Pasta
- Quick Dinner Salads
- Hearty Bowl Recipes
- Easy Casseroles & Skillets
- Other Quick Healthy Dinners
Healthy Taco Recipes
Delicious, crunchy, wholesome, with a hint of Sriracha spicy goodness. A little bit of feta to top it off and we have ourselves a super easy, quick, and healthy meal with these healthy chicken tacos!
These Baked Mahi-Mahi Tacos happen to be healthy, gluten free, and loaded with protein! They’re so easy to make and great for those days when you just want a quick and healthy dinner!
Need an easy, healthy recipe for dinner? These Sriracha Lime Shrimp Tacos are SO flavorful, gluten free, and loaded with nutrition. Make them in about 20 minutes or less for a delicious meal the entire family will love!
These Spicy Salmon tacos are super easy to put together and taste incredible. Made with juicy salmon fillets, corn, shredded cabbage and drizzled with a tangy and creamy avocado lime dressing or topped with avocado slices.
Savory, flavorful, with just the right amount of kick. These Easy Mexican Barbacoa Tacos are great for making an easy and delicious weeknight dinner in the slow cooker this week.
This Vegan Spicy Thai Tofu Tacos w/ Peanut Sauce recipe is delicious, savory, spicy, vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, and topped off with a spicy and slightly sweet peanut sauce!
These Healthy Chicken Fajita Tacos are savory, delicious, healthy, and so easy to make. They’re great for having friends over, an easy weeknight dinner, or for meal prep lunches throughout the week!
This is an easy, healthy, and EPIC weeknight dinner. This taco recipe only needs a few ingredients and you are set for dinner!
This Kung Pao Shrimp Taco recipe is spicy, savory, creamy, and crazy. This asian-mexican fusion is DELISH and perfect for a quick and easy weeknight dinner!
This Jerk Chicken Taco recipe is the perfect balance of sweet and spicy. Keep this recipe on repeat for quick healthy dinners that don’t disappoint!
Healthy Pizza & Pasta
Dairy free, creamy, and DELICIOUS. This Creamy Salmon Pasta Recipe is easy to put together and can be made in 30 minutes or less for a healthy weeknight dinner!
These healthy and delicious Margherita Pita Bread Pizzas take only 10 minutes to whip up and are incredibly delicious! If you find yourself craving pizza but you’re want to stick to your healthy eating routine then look no further, these are for you!
This Easy Vegetarian Baked Ziti Recipe can be made in 30 minutes and is perfect for a quick, healthy weeknight dinner! Made with mushrooms, zucchini, bell pepper, cottage cheese, and delicious ziti pasta. Healthy comfort food at it’s finest!
These Sesame Tahini Noodles (w/ Roasted Veggies) are vegan, gluten free, and SO easy to make! These noodles are creamy, savory and are perfect for an easy weeknight dinner!
Rich. Smooth. Creamy. Gooey. Savory. This healthy mac and cheese is finger-licking good! This recipe is loaded with nutrition and is gluten-free!
This Spinach & Mushroom Naan Pizza is easy, quick, and healthy. Perfect for quick healthy dinners on super busy weeknights!
This Creamy Pumpkin Pasta is the BEST for a quick, easy, healthy, and comfort food dinner. It is also Vegan, Vegetarian, and Gluten-Free.
Healthy, easy, quick homestyle cooking comfort food for the win! This One-Pot Basil Chicken Baked Ziti is perfect for a delicious, easy weeknight dinner!
Made with soft baked pita bread, creamy Havarti cheese, oven roasted radish slices and arugula. Thankfully, these pita bread pizzas are better-for-you, less calories, and still completely delicious!
Quick, easy, savory, and still healthy. These Miso Roasted Mushroom Noodle Bowls are all of those things (and so much more)!
Creamy, cheesy, savory, wholesome pasta coated in a thick, flavorful sauce. You cannot go wrong with this Mushroom & Spinach Pasta Bake!
These Spinach Pesto & Goat Cheese Individual Pizzas are creamy, flavorful, and cheesy! These pizzas are made with a cauliflower pizza crust to ensure you stay on track with your healthy eating.
This dish is made with powerhouse flavor. These Spicy Thai Cashew Chicken Noodles have explosion of spicy balanced by a light, sweet, and savory flavor!
Quick Dinner Salads
This delicious Roasted Chickpea Fall Salad is crisp and hearty! Made with chopped kale, crunchy pepitas, walnuts, pomegranate arils, dried cranberries and chickpeas roasted with oil, turmeric, cumin, and cinnamon, this salad is one of the BEST.
Roasted Pumpkin Salad with chopped spinach, walnuts, pumpkin seeds, pomegranate arils, creamy blue cheese, and drizzled with a savory olive oil dressing. This delicious, easy, and healthy dinner recipe is a favorite!
Needing a healthy dinner idea? This Fig & Goat Cheese Salad is the perfect balance of sweet and savory for a healthy lunch or dinner recipe! Wholesome greens and roasted asparagus topped with sweet, fresh apples, figs, goat cheese, walnuts, and drizzled with the best creamy balsamic dressing!
This 10-Minute Mediterranean Farro Salad is loaded with nutrition and bold, savory flavors! So perfect for a quick and healthy meal!
Fresh greens, wholesome broccoli, asparagus, avocado, and seasoned chickpeas topped with a spoonful of yogurt dressing. This healthy and simple Green Goodness Chickpea Salad is an easy-to-make recipe in 10 minutes or less!
This Easy Quinoa Salad With Feta Cheese recipe is perfect for a healthy, everyday dinner, lunch, or cookout side dish. This vegetarian and gluten-free recipe is loaded with nutrition and delicious!
This Springtime Avocado Strawberry Spinach Salad is made with fresh spinach, sliced sweet strawberries, creamy avocado, crunchy walnuts, topped with extra virgin olive oil and seasoned to taste.
Healthy Chicken Cobb Salad Recipe loaded with spicy greens, creamy avocado, boiled eggs, fresh tomatoes, corn, delicious grilled chicken, and topped with a sprinkle of blue cheese crumbles. So delicious and the best for quick healthy dinners!
Spicy, sour, creamy, savory. And loaded with nutrition! This Easy Healthy Taco Salad w/ Ground Turkey is super simple to make and oh so delicious!
Crunchy quinoa, refreshing cucumbers, sweet tomatoes, creamy avocado, and savory/spicy meatballs to top it all off! These Mediterranean Salad Bowls w/ Lebanese BBQ Meatballs are so perfect for a quick and healthy dinner!
Made with fresh Brussels sprouts, avocado oil, goat cheese, and cranberries, you cannot go wrong with this delicious salad!
Savory, crunchy, refreshing, and LOADED with nutrition. This is the BEST Lemon Balsamic Lentil Salad ever!
This Chili Mango Zesty Quinoa Salad is bringing you all the flavor, nutrition, and refreshing flavors. This salad is anything BUT boring!
This Radish & Tangerine Quinoa Detox Salad is Vegan, Vegetarian, and Gluten-Free. It’s the perfect salad to keep you on track with your healthy eating goals. Don’t let this quick and healthy dinner idea pass you by!
This Golden Beet Pecan Detox salad is healthy, colorful, and delicious! You’ll love the textures added in this detox salad!
This Kale Quinoa Curry Salad is warm, savory, crispy, and heavenly. With just a hint of curry, balancing beautifully with the fresh-out-of-the-oven roasted brussel sprouts. This is the perfect healthy meal!
This salad is sweet, savory, and crunchy. This is another great salad that is Vegan, Vegetarian, and Gluten-Free.
So much flavor, so good, so healthy, so easy. Made with spiraled sweet potatoes, olive oil, turmeric, spinach, pistachios, and chickpeas, this is the perfect salad for dinner!
5 Ingredients is all you need to make this delicious Roasted Sweet Potato Black Bean Salad! Healthy, flavorful, and perfect for an easy healthy meal!
Sweet, savory, creamy, and crunchy. It’s doesn’t get easier than salad in a jar! Throw it all together and have quick healthy dinners ready to go for the week ahead!
Sweet and crips cherry plums, finely chopped spinach and arugula, savory grape tomatoes, and wholesome quinoa all balanced out by creamy goat cheese.
Sweet sun-dried tomatoes, creamy goat cheese (or vegan cheese), savory lentils, fresh arugula, spinach and tomatoes. All topped with a wholesome Vegan Turmeric Ginger Dressing! Delicious is an understatement for this salad!
Hearty Bowl Recipes
Savory, spicy, and DELICIOUS. These Vegan Buffalo Chickpea Bowls are loaded with sweet and tangy buffalo sauce flavors. Whip up this easy, healthy dinner recipe in just 30 minutes!
A comforting classic that everyone will love. This Creamy White Chicken Chili recipe is made with healthy ingredients, loaded with flavor, easy to make, and perfect for a quick, weeknight dinner!
The ultimate weeknight dinner recipe! Crispy tofu, savory zucchini, sliced carrots, and fresh avocado, all served over delicious fried rice and covered in a sauce that’s the perfect balance of sweet and savory. If you’re on the search for a quick and easy dinner recipe, these Asian Tofu Rice Bowls are nutritious and delicious!
Need an easy pantry recipe that’s delicious and healthy? This Quinoa Chili is easy to make, loaded with flavor, and perfect for a quick dinner.
Easy to make and perfect for dinner. This classic and delicious Vegan Chili recipe is the BEST and one that the entire family will love!
The BEST Sweet Potato Soup Recipe in 25 minutes or less for an easy and healthy weeknight dinner! Creamy with the perfect balance of savory and sweet. You and your family will love this delicious soup!
These Low-Carb Mexican Meal Prep Bowls are perfect for taking with you on-the-go! Low-carb, high-protein, gluten-free, and delicious.
These Meal Prep Chicken Burrito Bowls (southwest edition) are delicious! They’re gluten-free and only take about 30 minutes to put together. They’re great for a quick and easy dinner for busy weeknights!
With 17g of protein, this Hearty Vegan Lentil Soup Recipe is perfect for an incredibly easy and healthy dinner! Made with wholesome lentils, fresh or frozen vegetables, diced tomatoes, and the best seasoning. You and your family will love this recipe!
Easy Vegetarian Summer Chili that’s savory, hearty, and perfect for a quick and delicious weeknight dinner! This chili recipe is Vegan, Gluten Free, and Dairy Free.
Creamy, savory, wholesome and delicious. You will absolutely love this recipe for an easy weeknight dinner!
Combine turmeric quinoa with fresh kale, turmeric roasted potatoes, paprika roasted chickpeas, and a delicious avocado for the most epic Vegan Turmeric Quinoa Power Bowls!
Savory, flavorful BBQ Chicken Power Bowls for a healthy dinner recipe! They’re also healthy, gluten-free, and SO easy to make. Quick healthy dinners for the win!
Vegan, hearty, and delicious! You won’t be compromising taste with these delicious Vegan Meal Prep Black Bean Quinoa Bowls!
These Broccoli & Chickpea Rainbow Power Bowls make ‘eating the rainbow’ easy and delicious! Also, they likely fit into your healthy eating plan because they’re vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, and grain-free!
Wholesome, warm, savory, and delicious Lentil Turmeric Detox Soup with chickpeas and broccoli! This detox soup is SO good and will not disappoint!
This Power Bowl recipe is everything savory, a touch a sweet, a lot of wholesome, and loaded with flavor! They’re balanced in healthy carbs, fat, and protein as well and loaded with vitamins!
Tacos in a bowl will be your new favorite dinner recipe! Delicious, healthy, and another healthy dinner recipe you will love!
This creamy, savory, healthy warm soup is perfection. This Pumpkin Curry Soup is also Vegan, Vegetarian, and Gluten-Free!
If you’ve been searching for that healthy weeknight dinner recipe to really take things up a notch, these Vegetarian Spicy Korean Bibimbap Bowls are just what you need! They are ROCKING the boring healthy weeknight food world and coming in strong with deliciously spicy, in-your-face flavors!
Creamy, soft zucchini noodles loaded with a thick & hearty traditional red sauce, sautéed mushrooms, and sweet tomatoes. This Vegetarian Zucchini Spaghetti w/ Red Sauce & Mushrooms recipe is the perfect combination of an easy, healthy dinner and homestyle cooking comfort food!
Creamy, savory, and just a touch of spicy. These nutritious power bowls make a quick, easy, and healthy weeknight dinner!
This is the easiest and most delicious One-Pot Shrimp Scampi w/ Zucchini Noodles ever. This Shrimp Scampi recipe is creamy, savory, and has the best lemon and garlic flavors!
This Thai Coconut Curry Shrimp is made with the best curry sauce that is sweet, savory, spicy, warm, and delicious. So perfect for any shrimp lover!
When life gets busy, almost one-pan/sheet pan dinners like this Baked Chicken With Turmeric Sauce become staples. And good thing, because this recipe is creamy, savory goodness on a plate!
Easy Casseroles & Skillets
Creamy, delicious, and perfect for the family, this Paleo Chicken Mushroom Casserole is a great weeknight dinner recipe for even the pickiest of eaters! Paleo-friendly, dairy-free, and gluten-free, this recipe is known for it’s indulgent, savory flavor. Create this wholesome and rich dinner for any night of the week!
This Spicy Southwest Butternut Squash Casserole is savory, spicy, wholesome, and perfect for a quick and easy dinner! Made with simple ingredients, this make-ahead meal can be made entirely in a casserole dish and is bursting with flavor. This is healthy comfort food that the entire family will love!
This Easy Turkey Rice Casserole recipe is the BEST! Creamy, cheesy, savory, and lightened up for a cozy dinner the entire family will love. Make this delicious meal in just 30 minutes or less!
Shredded chicken, black beans, corn tortillas, diced peppers, light sour cream, and cheese all mixed together in a skillet and topped with cilantro and avocado. This Creamy Healthy Chicken Enchilada Skillet is perfect for an easy dinner!
Whole wheat pasta, chicken, and broccoli in an easy-to-make creamy cashew sauce that can be ready in 30 minutes. This Healthy Chicken Broccoli Pasta Casserole is EVERYTHING and perfect for a quick, weeknight dinner!
Easy Apricot Mozzarella Stuffed Chicken Recipe made with chicken breast, fresh mozzarella, apricot slices, and wholesome spinach. If you’re looking for an easy, healthy meal for dinner tonight, this recipe is a family favorite!
Creamy, savory, hearty, healthy comfort food at it’s finest. If you’re looking for an easy and delicious weeknight dinner, this one is a great selection!
Dinner tonight, lunch tomorrow! Whether you’re a leftovers kinda person or not, this delicious Chicken Fajita Casserole can be made in advance and served throughout the week!
Sweet, savory, and delicious! This One Pot Honey Rosemary Chicken & Vegetables recipe will keep you coming back for more!
This rice is super light and fluffy with a perfectly balanced hint of rosemary, sweet bell peppers, and THE MOST epically savory mushrooms. If you’re not a mushroom fan, it’s quite possible that you will be after this recipe!
Other Quick Healthy Dinners
You and your family will love this healthy version of Gallo Pinto! Made with quinoa, black beans, coconut oil, peppers, and crumbled queso fresco! This is the perfect healthy dinner option!
Savory, sweet, sour, and everything in between! This Gardein Sweet & Sour Porkless Bites Stir-Fry is perfect for a quick, easy, delicious, AND healthy busy-weeknight meal!
This Thai Pineapple Fried Rice recipe is easy to make, healthy, and DELICIOUS. With the right amount of sweet and savory flavors, it’s perfect for pairing with chicken, beef, shrimp, tofu, or eating as a vegetarian dinner on it’s own!
SUPER easy 5-step 5-ingredient Shrimp Guacamole Tostadas that are completely perfect as for quick healthy dinners! Truly one of the easiest recipes ever. The entire family will love them!
This hearty and delicious Vegan Potato Curry is INCREDIBLY easy to make! Savory, spicy, and with a touch a sweet, the flavors of this crowd-pleasing potato curry are so yummy. Adjust the spicy level to your taste and have this potato curry recipe on the table in 30 minutes or less!
The Best Cauliflower Fried Rice that’s perfect for dinner tonight! This 10-minute recipe is easy to make, gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian, and great for the entire family
This chicken thigh recipe with warm spices is the perfect weeknight dinner! A mixture of golden raisins, cherry tomatoes, and chickpeas simmered and cooked together with red wine vinegar, cinnamon, and curry, this skillet dinner is amazing served with couscous.
Steak and sweet potato skillet made in just 25 minutes with just 10 simple ingredients. Tossed in a smokey chipotle sauce to bring it all together for an easy and healthy one-pan dinner recipe!
This hearty and delicious Vegan Potato Curry is INCREDIBLY easy to make! Savory, spicy, and with a touch a sweet, the flavors of this crowd-pleasing potato curry are so yummy.
Simple, fresh, and delicious. This Easy Lemon Garlic Shrimp recipe is made with only a few ingredients and packed with flavor. Make this from start to finish in only 20 minutes and have a healthy, filling, and satisfying meal on the table that the entire family will love!
Don’t feel like firing up the grill? No problem! This tender, flaky Maple Barbecue Salmon recipe is made in the oven in 25 minutes or less! Perfect for an easy and healthy weeknight dinner that the entire family will love!
Savory rice combined with red beans and the perfect amount of spices. This quick and easy Spanish Rice & Beans recipe only takes about 30 minutes to make!
This Healthy Avocado Egg Salad recipe is made with hard boiled eggs, no mayo, and perfect for a quick and easy lunch in 10 minutes or less! Layer it on toast or turn it into a sandwich recipe the entire family will love.
The BEST Coconut Lentil & Chickpea Curry that’s creamy, sweet, savory, spicy, and pairs perfectly with rice. Top it off with basil for the perfect, easy, healthy dinner recipe! This recipe is vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, and dairy-free.
Basil Chicken Sheet Pan Dinner that’s savory and delicious. Made with organic chicken, roasted asparagus, baby potatoes, and topped with a tomato basil sauce that makes for the perfect, healthy, 30-minute dinner!
Thai Chicken Lettuce Wraps that are easy to make and DELICIOUS! Perfect for a healthy weeknight dinner that the whole family will love.
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Savory, simple, and healthy. This 30-Minute Mexican Cauliflower Rice recipe is the best ever and is vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free, and paleo. It’s perfect for dinner!
Spicy Southwest Whole30 Stuffed Peppers loaded with savory ground turkey, wholesome spinach, and sweet pine nuts. This recipe is easy to make and perfect for any weeknight dinner!
This Easy Baked Teriyaki Salmon Recipe is the ULTIMATE quick and healthy weeknight dinner. Loaded with flavor, this recipe can be made in 30 minutes or less!
These easy Baked Sweet Potatoes w/ Chickpeas & Broccoli Pesto make a delicious vegan meal or side dish! Have them ready in no time at all for a unique and awesome healthy weeknight dinner.
This 30-Minute Healthy Sloppy Joes recipe is incredibly easy to make, loaded with veggies, gluten-free, dairy-free, and perfect for a quick weeknight meal or freezer meal!
Savory, hearty, cheesy, Skinny Creamy Chicken Enchiladas that can also be meal prepped and turned into a freezer meal. I’m loving that this quick weeknight dinner is delicious and easy to make!
100+ Quick Healthy Dinners (30 Minutes Or Less)
- 1 cup fresh veggies
- 1 cup whole grains
- 1 cup favorite protein
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