Healthy Lunches for People Who Hate Salad

1. Buffalo Chicken Burrito Bowls

The chicken is nestled in bowls alongside my favorite burrito fixings including Spanish rice, black beans, tomatoes, corn, topped with cheese, avocado, a squeeze of lime juice, and cilantro. It’s an easy recipe that’s ready in 15 minutes, making it perfect for busy weeknights or a quick lunch. Here’s the recipe.

2. Green Goddess Sandwiches

Green Goddess Sandwiches
Sourdough bread, avocado, sprouts, cheese, tomatoes, and a slather of tasty aïoli, it is essentially a salad between two pieces of bread – tangy and cool.. Here’s the recipe.

3. Make-Ahead Southeast Asian Pho in a Jar

Make-Ahead Southeast Asian Pho in a Jar
Just add hot water when it’s time to chow down. Here’s the recipe.

4. Grilled Chicken Veggie Bowls

Grilled Chicken Veggie Bowls

With directions that make it easy to make a week’s worth at once. Here’s the recipe.

5. Zucchini Noodles With Kale Pesto

Zucchini Noodles With Kale Pesto
Eating something delicious is even better when you’re like, “Um, how is this all vegetables?“ Here’s the recipe.

6. Spanakopita Quesadillas

Spanakopita Quesadillas
Enjoy these delicious spinach quesadilla with a Greek twist  Here’s the recipe.

7. Lentil and Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus Wrap

Lentil and Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus Wrap
Here the lentils worked well with this sun-dried tomato hummus. Hummus is a great spread that lends creaminess to the wrap. You won’t miss that there isn’t any cheese. Adding some leafy greens to the wrap gives some freshness, and of course a little spice from the red pepper flakes completes my wrap. Plenty of protein and flavor in this wrap. They also make for great brown bag lunches! Here’s the recipe.

8. DIY Starbucks Protein Box

DIY Starbucks Protein Box
With even more protein than the original. Here’s the recipe.

9. Slow-Cooker Tomato, Kale, and Quinoa Soup

Slow-Cooker Tomato, Kale, and Quinoa Soup
Make it on Sunday and eat it for lunch all week long. Here’s the recipe.

10. Portabella Mushroom Pizzas

Portabella Mushroom Pizzas
Like fancy grown up Lunchables, sort of. Roast them in the oven the night before, then just microwave for 45 seconds to heat ‘em up before eating them for lunch. Here’s the recipe.

11. Baked Chipotle Salmon With Freekeh, Chard, and Avocados

Baked Chipotle Salmon With Freekeh, Chard, and Avocados
Don’t let the freekeh freak-ah you out; it’s delicious and easy to cook! Here’s the recipe.

12. Roasted Vegetables With Shredded Chicken, Parsley, and Lemon

Roasted Vegetables With Shredded Chicken, Parsley, and Lemon
 This is part of a two-week healthy meal plan that will make you feel like your very best self. Don’t jump into the middle — start at the beginning hereHere’s the recipe.

13. Quinoa Tabouleh Collard Green Wraps

Quinoa Tabouleh Collard Green Wraps
If you’re not a vegetarian, you could also add in a few pieces of grilled chicken. Here’s the recipe.

14. Kale, Sweet Potato, and Onion Frittata with an Apple

Kale, Sweet Potato, and Onion Frittata with an Apple
Another recipe from a clean eating challenge; you’ll need only half of the frittata for one lunch because it’s super filling, but you could eat it over the course of two days.Here’s the recipe.

15. Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

These Healthy Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps are perfect  for a quick and easy lunch or dinner. Ready in 15 minutes! Here’s the recipe.

16. Tart Cherry Tuna and Avocado Bowls

Tart Cherry Tuna and Avocado Bowls
This is one POWER packed tuna salad recipe. These Tart Cherry Tuna Salad Avocado Bowls are filled with healthy fats from tuna, avocado, and pecans, it’s also rich in anthocyanins thanks to Montmorency tart cherries! Here’s the recipe.

17. Easy Lunch Wrap With Sweet Potato, Hummus, and Greens

Easy Lunch Wrap With Sweet Potato, Hummus, and Greens
Youu could pack the filling separate from the bread and assemble when it’s time to chow down. Here’s the recipe.

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