22 Healthy Lunch Ideas to Try & Love

Lunch is about more than leftovers and vending machines (promise!), which is why we are sharing our favorite healthy lunch ideas with you.

Veggie-Packed Chicken Salad

"I cooked up a bunch of chicken to use in this salad recipe at the start of the week — such a yummy and healthy sandwich."

-seesko

Eggplant Meatballs

"Incredible! Our family is always looking for ways to incorporate healthy, meat-free options into our menu plans, and these 'meat' balls were just that!"

-Girle

Falafel Sandwich

"This was the best falafel I have ever had! Really, it was better than any restaurant I've been to."

-lbandbuggy

Grapefruit Spinach Salad

"The dressing was perfection! This is a seriously terrific salad."

-Caroline Cooks

Veggie Quesadilla

"What a great lunch! Flavors are subtle but delicious."

-WiGal

Shrimp & Asparagus Stir Fry

"Once everything is prepped, this recipe comes together so quickly."

-PaulaG

Citrusy Kale Salad

"A fantastic combination of bitter greens, creamy avocado, sweet berries, crunchy pepitas and tangy dressing."

-jewelsf

Smoked Salmon & Egg Toast

"I already knew I liked smoked salmon with eggs, but the addition of the other components just made it even better."

-Muffin Goddess

Cheesy Taco Shells

"Delicious! I haven't yet used this as a taco shell, instead I ate it like a sandwich. It was crunchy, chewy and delicious. I'll use this so many different ways!"

-Sooz Cooks

Lentil Soup

"This soup is even better for leftovers!"

-Peachie Keene

Greek-Style Chicken Tacos

"We loved these! Very easy and so tasty. Great as leftovers too."

-moonglade

Chickpea Salad Sandwich

"I have been making this sandwich for years, and my whole family finds it completely amazing."

-Veggie Fam

Black Bean & Spinach Salad

"Wonderful! I enjoyed this a lot. It is so quick and very easy to make."

-Rita~

Quinoa Salad

"A delicious and healthy salad!"

-Sharon123

Cauliflower "Potato" Salad

"I would choose this salad over potato salad, simply because it's delicious."

-*Parsley*

Healthy Sandwich

"I had this for lunch today and really enjoyed it!"

-Sharon123

Ham & Cheese Wraps

"Wow, these were easy and really good. I highly enjoyed the cream cheese spread. I even made extras for hubby's lunch for tomorrow."

-morgainegeiser

Healthy Shrimp Alfredo

"This was super easy and definitely something I will make over and over again."

-Neva A

Steak Salad

"Awesome! The flavors are so good and it really fills you up! "

-cmwigg

Mexican Chicken Casserole

"I added a touch of extra cheese and topped it with sour cream. It was very flavorful but not spicy, just the way we like it!"

-AZPARZYCH

Chicken & Cherry Tomatoes

"An easy, healthy and yummy dish!"

-Dr. Jenny

Spinach & Bulgar Salad

"I cannot believe how delicious this salad is! The dill really makes it shine."

-Deantini

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