Looking for vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes? Here are the very best meatless main dishes that will be loved by everyone around the table!
For some people, Thanksgiving will always be about turkey. How about you? These days, eaters are getting more adventurous and love incorporating interesting new traditions at the Thanksgiving table. Since Alex and I eat mostly vegetarian and a plant based diet, at Thanksgiving, we like to offer options to make all diets happy. Since there are often meat eaters and veggie lovers at our table, we always turn to vegan and vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes. And guess what? It’s the vegetarian recipes that turn out to be the best loved dishes around the table!
Here, we’re sharing our top 10 favorite vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes: each of them a meatless main dish that will satisfy everyone around the table. Of course we have so many vegan and vegetarian side dish recipes too, like our famous Best Green Bean Casserole. For each of these vegetarian main dishes, we can vouch that they’re something the entire family will love. A few other great resources, before we start:
- Want sides with that? We’ve got you covered. Here are our Top Thanksgiving Side Dishes or Best Thanksgiving Recipes.
- If you’ve got an Instant Pot, it’s perfect for holiday cooking since it frees up the oven and stove! Go to our Instant Pot Thanksgiving Recipes.
- Eat vegan? Here are lots of delicious Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes.
- Need a signature drink? Try our Top Thanksgiving Cocktails, like Mulled Cider or Fall Sangria.
And now, our top vegetarian Thanksgiving main dish recipes!
Looking for more vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes?
Here are a few more vegetarian Thanksgiving side dish recipes to accessorize with these main dishes — and a few desserts, too! And don’t forget to try out our Vegetarian Gravy, Mushroom Gravy or Vegan Gravy on those fluffy mashed potatoes!
- Best Green Bean Casserole
- Best Roasted Vegetables
- Roasted Delicata Squash
- Roasted Sweet Potatoes
- Spinach Apple Salad
- Best Brussels Sprouts Recipe
- Roasted Butternut Squash
- Massaged Kale Pomegranate Salad
- Easy Butternut Squash Soup
- Roasted Thanksgiving Vegetables
- Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad with Pomegranate
- Baked Brie with Roasted Cranberry Sauce
- Cabbage Salad with Apples & Walnuts
- Roasted Apples & Cauliflower with Dill
- Mashed Red Potatoes with Garlic
- Healthy Mashed Sweet Potatoes
- Whole Grain Classic Homemade Stuffing
- Best Apple Pie
- Chewy Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies
- Best Pumpkin Pie
- Pumpkin Mousse
- Instant Pot Green Bean Casserole
- Instant Pot Mashed Sweet Potatoes
- Instant Pot Green Beans with Lemon
- Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes
- Instant Pot Brussels Sprouts with Parmesan
- Easy Instant Pot Butternut Squash Soup
- Instant Pot Acorn Squash