Need easy, healthy meals for dinner that can be on the table fast? Here are 25 recipes for chicken, beef, seafood, and vegetarian options. And most are done in about 30 minutes!
Easy Healthy Meals with Chicken
Looking for easy healthy meals, ideas for dinner using chicken? Check out these seven recipes for quick dinner options.
Chicken Pot Pie
This classic dinner recipe is a family favorite. Veggies, chicken, and a creamy gravy are topped with biscuits and baked.
Honey Pepper Pimento Chicken Salad
This low carb version of a popular fast food chicken sandwich makes a great easy healthy meal for dinner. Use leftover, canned or rotisserie chicken to prep this meal fast.
This chicken tetrazzini recipe uses no canned soup, just good-for-you ingredients. Chicken and spaghetti smothered in creamy melted cheese.
Chicken Noodle Soup
Chicken noodle soup is always a great option for an easy healthy recipe. Dinner can be on the table fast with some leftover chicken and veggies you already have in the fridge.
Southwest Chicken Bowl
One of my favorite easy healthy meals for dinner! Spicy rice, corn, beans, peppers, and shredded chicken served up with fresh pico de gallo, cheese and green onions.
White Bean Chicken Chili
This is one of those easy healthy recipes that’s good any time of the year. Chicken, white beans, peppers, and a light broth come together quickly and cook up in about 30 minutes.
Buffalo Chicken Mac
A gluten-free, dairy-free mac-n-cheese kit, topped with buffalo chicken nuggets and broccoli is a delicious, easy, healthy dinner idea that everyone loves.
Easy Healthy Ground Beef Recipes
Ground beef is the basis for many easy healthy dinners recipes. Check out this selection of dinner ideas using ground beef.
Meatloaf & Mashed Cauliflower
This low carb easy, healthy dinner recipe is made in a two-level multi cooker, but can also be made on the stove and in the oven.
Cheesy Taco Rice Casserole
Ground beef flavored with taco seasoning and mixed with diced onions, peppers, and rice. Finish it off with a melted layer of cheese, then topped with your favorite taco toppings.
One of the easiest, healthy dinner recipes in my rotation, this stuffed peppers recipe mixes ground beef, rice, and chopped peppers and onions to fill fresh bell peppers.
Slow Cooker Chili
Can it get easier than slow cooker chili? Brown the ground beef, add the rest of the ingredients and go about your day. Dinner is ready when you are!
Tater Tot Casserole
Tater tot casserole is a family-favorite one-pot dinner that’s so easy and fast. Seasoned ground beef in a rich gravy and topped with tater tots and melted cheese.
Chili Dog Casserole
Low carb, easy, and fast, this healthy chili dog casserole can also be served on hot dog buns. Perfect for a summer cookout!
Meatless Easy Healthy Dinner Ideas
Vegetarian recipes are fast easy healthy meals for dinner because you save time not having to cook meat. Here is a list of my favorite meatless ideas for dinner.
This incredibly easy vegetarian chili mac is a creamy mixture of cheesy macaroni, salsa, corn, and beans. Top it with green onions, sour cream, or whatever you have on hand.
Vegetarian Bean Soup
This simple soup comes together quickly and is perfect for a light, healthy dinner.
Lasagna & Texas Toast
These five layers of gooey cheese and spicy sauce cook up in one pot. Pair it with your favorite garlic bread and you have a deliciously easy healthy meal for dinner.
Leek & Potato Soup
Soups make great light and healthy dinner ideas. This blended leek and potato soup is creamy, yet hearty. And it’s done in 30 minutes!
Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
Although this recipe is written with bacon as a topping, simply leave it out for an easy healthy vegetarian dinner.
Chunky Vegetable Soup
Chunks of carrots, zucchini, and cabbage in a seasoned vegetable broth are done in about 20 minutes! Serve with hearty bread slices for a perfect easy healthy meal for dinner!
Easy Healthy Dinners with Seafood
Seafood recipes are my go-to for easy healthy meals ideas. These three recipes come together fast and are so delicious!
Shrimp & Grits
The epitome of southern comfort food, buttery shrimp and mushrooms, along with crispy bacon, sit atop a pile of creamy grits.
Salmon Boursin Pasta
This Salmon Boursin Pasta recipe combines penne, salmon steaks and garlic and herb Boursin cheese into a rich, creamy pasta dish with spinach, butter, and parsley.
Tuna Feta Pasta Bake
Creamy, cheesy, and fast, this low carb tuna feta pasta bake needs less than 10 minutes hands-on time and is done in under 20 minutes in the Ninja Speedi.
Easy Healthy Pork Recipes for Dinner
These dinner recipes use pork-based prepared meats, like bacon and sausage. A couple of the meals are great healthy breakfast recipes, but who doesn’t like breakfast for dinner!
A simple egg dish covered in your favorite pizza toppings makes a delicious, easy healthy meal for dinner.
Hearty chunks of sausage, peppers, onions and potatoes in a rich tomato broth. Serve this easy healthy dinner recipe with a buttery loaf of bread.
I love breakfast for dinner, any time of the year. Check out this easy healthy meal of eggs, sausage, bacon, potatoes, peppers, and onions.