19 Zucchini Noodle Dishes

Want to have your pasta and eat it, too? Now you can — with half the guilt! These recipes include all varieties from vegan and vegetarian options to chicken zoodle soup!

Bruschetta Grilled Chicken Zoodle Bowl

“A fantastic recipe! I loved the chicken marinade with the bruschetta mixture. I used green onions instead of red onion for a milder taste."


One-Pan Mongolian Beef Zoodles

Glossy Mongolian beef with tangy pineapple chunks and sweet chili sauce for a kick! Enjoy this as a low-carb option with zucchini noodles.

Zucchini Pasta With Chili, Garlic & Parmesan

“I made this last night and it was very easy and delicious! I julienned the zucchini so it stayed just a bit al dente.”


Zucchini Ribbons With Basil Butter

"Wow, this was so easy and yummy! This is a perfect side-dish to add color to your meal. I’d suggest snipping the fresh basil right into the pan!”

-Just Call Me Martha

Zucchini Pasta With Cashew Pesto

A deliciously vegan meal with a cheesy note thanks to nutritional yeast, and garlic for it’s punch of addictive flavor!

Angel-Hair Zucchini Pasta With Fresh Pesto

“This was amazing! I'm a real pasta lover and thought this would be good, but never as good as pasta. I'll tell you, it was pretty darn close! I didn't miss the pasta at all.”


Chicken Zoodle Soup

“Chicken zoodle soup is so warm and comforting! Serve this up on chilly nights or as a quick lunch. It also reheats well!”

-Joe Turner

5-Ingredient Spinach & Parmesan Zucchini Noodles

A simply buttered zucchini noodles dish with cheesy parmesan and spinach. Enjoy this on the weeknight, or as a weekend indulgence.

Zucchini Pasta & Grounded Beef

A veggie pasta with meaty ground beef, garlic and onion! A guilt-free yet satisfying meal fit for a family!

Cucumber & Zucchini Noodles With Spicy Peanut Sauce

“A healthy, cooling, summery no-cook meal or side.”


Zucchini Pasta With Basil Cream

"Very clever, very attractive and very tasty recipe. I subbed evaporated milk for the half-and-half but made no other changes. This one will be a repeat."


Zucchini Spaghetti

"Can there be any easier more delicious way to make sautéed zucchini? I don't think so! I only had about two pounds of zucchini, and it filled my big skillet, so this recipe makes a lot.”

-Wish I Could Cook

Zucchini Noodles

If you’re new to making zucchini noodles, this recipe is a great place to start. Consider it your foundational “zoodle” recipe to which you can all all sorts of seasonings, sauces, veggies, proteins and other ingredients.

Layered Zucchini Lasagna

"So good. I skinned the zucchini to see if I could fool the family and it worked — no one had any idea there was no pasta. Made for a great dinner!”

-Hill Family

Cold Italian Zoodle Salad

“A low-carb take on my favorite simple summer recipe! Add any veggies you like for a zesty summer side!”

-CHOpping The Carbs

Lemon Garlic Chicken With Zoodles

This zucchini noodle dish includes chicken for a flavorful hit of protein. Healthy avocado oil adds richness, and just a whisper of lemon juice makes this a bright, almost refreshing meal.

Zucchini Pasta with Turkey Sausage

"This recipe is fantastic! I really didn't miss the pasta at all... really!”


Zucchini Pasta with Fresh Tomato Sauce

"Fantastic taste and presentation."


Zuchinni Pasta With Marinara Sauce

This recipe is not only low in carbs but also raw and vegan, making perhaps one of the “cleanest” pasta dishes you’ll make.