Are you looking for lunches that are both quick and delicious? Well, here are some simple lunch ideas that make a great change from the same old sandwiches.
From savory soups to nutritious and tasty salads, these easy-to-make recipes will give your lunchtimes a much needed boost. Try them now for an energizing midday meal!
1. Mexican Steak Pizza
This unique Mexican pizza with carne asada steak is packed full of flavor. It's the perfect combination of ingredients that will delight your taste buds and satisfy your cravings.
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2. Navy Bean and Ham Soup
Enjoy the classic comfort of navy bean and ham soup! This hearty dish is filled with savory, smoky flavor and is sure to warm you up on a cold day.
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3. Santa Fe Salad
Salads are the perfect option for a quick and easy lunch or dinner. This Santa Fe Salad is light, refreshing, and full of flavor. It's also a great way to use up leftover chicken or turkey.
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4. Slow Cooked Chili
When it's cold outside and you are craving something hearty, this slow cooker chili is the perfect dish. The best part is that it can be made ahead and left to cook until you are ready to eat.
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5. Mexican Rice
An easy and delicious dish that can be whipped up in no time is vegan Mexican rice. It's a great option to serve alone or with your favorite Tex-Mex foods like tacos or burritos.
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6. Broccoli Salad with Bacon
Packed full of crunchy vegetables and savory bacon, this broccoli salad with bacon is sure to be a hit. It is an easy, delicious side dish for any meal.
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7. Shrimp and Corn Bisque
Have you been looking for a new delicious dish to add to your lunch rotation? If so, this easy shrimp and corn soup bisque will become a favorite!
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8. Personal Pizza
Do you love to eat pizza but don't have anyone to share it with? No problem! You can enjoy a delicious homemade personal pizza to serve just one person without fuss.
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9. Individual Mini Frittata
Perfect for busy mornings or relaxing weekend brunches, this mini frittatas recipe creates convenient single-serving dishes. The best part? It's made with five simple ingredients you likely already have in your kitchen!
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10. Air Fryer Chicken Wings
With an air fryer, you can cook frozen chicken wings with minimal effort and no added fat or oil. There are only a few simple ingredients needed to whip up crispy and flavorful wings quickly.
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11. Easy Potato Soup
Cooking a delicious soup doesn't have to be complicated or time consuming. This easy potato soup recipe is perfect for busy weeknights, as it requires minimal ingredients and preparation.
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12. Salmon Salad
Treat yourself to a delicious, healthy meal with the best salmon salad recipe! This flavorful dish is simple to prepare with fresh ingredients and is ready in about fifteen minutes.
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13. Seafood Pot Pie
If you're in the mood for something savory and comforting, bake this savory seafood pot pie recipe. Made with a creamy sauce and a variety of seafood, this tasty pie is sure to please. And, it's easy to make!
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14. Minestrone Soup
The smell of freshly cooked Italian minestrone soup is enough to make anyone's mouth water. With just a few simple ingredients, you can make this hearty and delicious soup in no time at all.
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15. Tuna Stuffed Zucchini Boats
Healthy zucchini is stuffed with tuna, veggies and cheese in this simple and delicious recipe.
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16. Chickpea Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing
A nourishing and refreshing chickpea kale salad with a creamy tahini dressing.
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17. Homemade Mini Pizza Bagel Bites
These homemade mini pizza bagel bites are irresistible and easy to make, perfect for a quick snack, lunch, or appetizer that will leave you wanting more.
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18. Faux Potato Salad
Enjoy Faux Potato Salad as a perfect light spring idea.
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19. Air Fryer French Bread Pizza
Turn a loaf of French bread into pizza with this simple air fryer recipe.
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20. Keto Sausage Balls
Quick and easy Keto Sausage Balls made with our homemade Low Carb Sausages, and 3 additional ingredients you already have in your kitchen is a perfect idea as a spring lunch, appetizerbrunch, or any party.
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21. Keto Bacon Fathead Pizza
This best homemade Keto Bacon Fathead Pizza dough recipe is super simple and done in no time, using fathead dough without cream cheese.
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22. Mediterranean Grain Bowls
Mediterranean Grain Bowls combine pre-cooked grains, lots of healthy vegetables, and fresh, bright, bold Mediterranean flavors for an easy, nourishing, and delicious weeknight meal that comes together in about 10 minutes!
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23. Carrot and Parsnip Soup
Creamy carrot and parsnip soup, slightly sweet flavors with a hint of cumin and a sprinkling of spice, add a slice of crusty bread, and you’ve got a hearty soup, perfect lunchtime treat. Quick and easy to make, you need this on your menu!
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24. Quick Sage Pasta
This quick sage pasta recipe is a comfort dish that requires just a few ingredients.
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25. Keto Cheeseburger Skillet
This keto Cheeseburger Skillet recipe is ready in just 20 minutes and is the perfect quick meal. Ground beef cooked in a delicious creamy tomato sauce with all the flavor of a cheeseburger but without the carbs!
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26. Italian Tuna and Green Bean Salad
This recipe for Italian Tuna and Green Bean Salad is incredibly simple to make. It only has 7 basic ingredients and makes a tasty and healthy meal!
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27. Pasta With Fresh Tomatoes
Quick, easy, and absolutely amazing, this Pasta with Cherry Tomatoes is one of my favorite easy meals! Fresh, plump cherry tomatoes make the most amazing pasta sauce in combination with earthy garlic.
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28. Tuna Salad Stuffed Avocado
This quick and easy tuna salad stuffed avocado makes a great lunch. Add in your favrorite diced veggies!
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29. Mediterranean Pasta Salad
This Mediterranean Pasta Salad is light and refreshing yet still filling and satisfying. Best of all, it’s effortless and quick to make. It takes 30 minutes to cook the pasta, chop the vegetables, and mix everything together.
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