25+ BEST Healthy Taco Recipes
As the weather warms up and we make the switch from cozy soups to crunchy salads, there’s another delicious meal that comes into play: TACOS! And not just any tacos, but healthy, quick, easy tacos that are actually next-level delicious. Today, I’m rounding up a list of my favorite 25+ Healthy Taco Recipes that I just know you’ll love! Make these for quick and easy dinners or prep them for lunches on the go.
Tips for Making the Best-Ever Healthy Tacos
- Keep corn tortillas, lettuce, avocado, and shredded cheese on hand.
- Buy high-quality, organic protein or have it delivered with Butcher Box!
- Think outside of the box – try flavorful vegan protein ideas, like chickpeas or jackfruit.
- If you meal prep these, prep the filler ingredients and store them separately, then add the tortillas and avocado when you’re ready to eat.
The BEST Baja Shrimp Tacos that are savory, lightly crunchy, full of flavor, spicy to taste, and just SO GOOD! Made with almond flour breaded shrimp, cabbage slaw with a creamy, smoky Baja sauce, fresh cilantro, lime, crunchy red onions, and cotija cheese, all wrapped in a warm whole wheat tortilla. These healthy tacos are perfect for anything, from an easy everyday dinner to a fun summer gathering with friends!
Healthy Sriracha Shredded Chicken Tacos to put a pep in your step! Delicious, crunchy, and 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 weeknight meal with these healthy chicken tacos!
Jackfruit Pulled Pork Tacos – the EASIEST vegetarian tacos ever! “Pulled pork” made with shredded jackfruit, the best seasoning, and barbecue sauce, filling warm corn tortillas and topped off with cilantro, red onion, cotija cheese (or a vegan cheese alternative), and avocado. These healthy tacos are full of summertime vibes and can be made in just 30 minutes!
Baked Mahi-Mahi Tacos that are easy to make and SO delicious! Mahi-mahi drizzled with lime and sprinkled with the best seasoning, then baked to perfection in the oven. Top your favorite whole wheat flour or corn tortillas with cabbage, cilantro, avocado, baked mahi-mahi, and a flavorful cream sauce for an easy fish taco recipe that the entire family will love!
The BEST Chicken Fajita Tacos that are easy to make, savory, and SO delicious! Chicken strips cooked to perfection in the best fajita seasoning with salsa, fajita veggies that are tender and so delicious, corn tortillas, and a cream sauce that brings it all together. This recipe is one of my favorite quick healthy meals for dinner that can be made in 30 minutes or less!
While not technically a taco, a taco salad is basically a taco in a bowl. And this Ground Turkey Taco Salad is 100% worth it!
Chipotle Chickpea Tacos that are spicy, savory, full of flavor, and the BEST for a vegan dinner recipe! Easy to make, these vegan tacos use simple ingredients for a recipe that’s made to impress. You’ll love every bite of these chickpea tacos for a fun and delicious spring or summer dinner recipe!
Get ready for a flavor-packed meal with our healthier buffalo chicken tacos! Made in under 20 minutes, this quick and easy recipe is perfect for busy weeknights. Enjoy the taste of buffalo chicken and satisfy your cravings in no time.
These Mahi-Mahi Taco Bowls are incredibly easy, making them perfect for a quick lunch or dinner recipe. The best healthy taco inspiration!
These refried bean tacos are hands down the easiest and most delicious 10-minute dinner. All you need to do is scour your fridge and pantry for a few essentials like refried beans, taco seasoning, veggies, cheese, and salsa!
Need an easy, healthy recipe for dinner tonight? These Sriracha Lime Shrimp Tacos are SO flavorful, gluten-free, and nutritious. Make them in about 20 minutes or less for one of the best healthy taco recipes that the entire family will love!
Looking to put a unique spin on taco night? You’ll love these Greek lamb tacos with a fresh cucumber pico de gallo. Bursting with Mediterranean-inspired flavors in every bite, these tacos come together in just 30 minutes, making for one easy meal when entertaining.
If you’ve never made Carne Asada in the Instant Pot before, you will absolutely love how juicy and delicious this easy recipe is. While Carne Asada is typically grilled, this Instant Pot version is perfect for a quick and easy weeknight alternative. The soft meat with flavors of lime, smoked paprika, chili powder, and tomato just falls apart in tacos. Add some cilantro, red onion, and feta or cotija cheese to the mix for tacos that the entire family will adore!
Everyone loves these flavorful Air Fryer Fish Tacos without breading that make for a satisfying and healthy meal. You can use tilapia or any type of white fish fillets you like. This delicious soft taco recipe only takes 30 minutes to make!
These Spicy Salmon tacos are super easy to put together and taste incredible. Made with juicy salmon fillets, corn, and shredded cabbage then drizzled with a tangy and creamy avocado lime dressing or topped with avocado slices. This is the ultimate healthy taco recipe!
Healthy turkey tacos recipe that’s loaded with peppers, and spices and comes together in 30 minutes or less! It’s simply the best!
These Ground Pork Tacos are an easy and healthy paleo dinner option that’s quick to make for a weeknight. Topped with slaw and cooked with seasoning like paprika and chipotle, there’s just a hint of smokiness. They’re also Whole30 compliant when eaten as lettuce wraps!
The BEST Healthy Breakfast Tacos! These delicious tacos are gluten-free, vegetarian, super easy to make, and only take about 15 minutes to make.
Enjoy fresh and flavorful fish tacos with white sauce during the winter by topping them with a sweet and tangy orange salsa made with Cara Cara oranges. What’s even better is that this easy fish taco recipe has only 10 ingredients and is ready in 20 minutes.
These spicy potato soft tacos come together quickly for an easy, delicious dinner! Crisp potatoes, fresh cabbage sprinkled with lime juice, bright chimichurri, and rich sour cream combine for a flavor combo everyone will love.
21. Mushroom Tacos
Make these delicious Mushroom Tacos for your next vegetarian taco night! These vegetarian tacos are packed with crispy seasoned mushrooms and all the best toppings. No one will miss the meat!
Taco Cones are the perfect way to transform your family-favorite taco night into a quick, portable, grab-and-go meal! These DIY Ta-Cones can even be prepped ahead – an easy make-ahead dinner recipe that you can rewarm all week long, whenever your family is ready to eat!
23. Taco Bowl Recipe
This 20-Minute Taco Bowl Recipe is the BEST for an easy and delicious weeknight dinner! Made with ground turkey, rice, black beans, tomatoes, peppers, and fresh cilantro, this is a meal that everyone will love. Add a creamy yogurt sauce and a squeeze of lime juice for a no-fuss dinner that can be made in no time at all. Raise your cooking game with these taco bowls for a meal that’s perfect for sharing!
These oyster mushroom tacos are crispy, savory, and filled with flavor. Topped with a refreshing simple pico de gallo and a squeeze of lime, these will be your new favorite taco!
These easy Vegan Chickpea Tacos can be made in just 20 minutes! Using pantry staples and just a few fresh ingredients, this quick, flavorful, budget-friendly meal makes a great dinner any night of the week.
Easy Blackened Salmon Tacos that can be made in just 30 minutes? Yes, please! Every bite of these tacos is SO delicious. This is truly one of the best healthy taco recipes for busy weeknight dinners!
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25+ BEST Healthy Taco Recipes
- Make any of the listed taco recipes for busy weeknights.
- Add your favorite toppings and enjoy!