Lunch Recipes

Don’t forget about lunch! We know you need tasty, easy lunches to get you through your day—whether you’re at work, school, or home. Browse pasta salads, quick soups, and sandwiches galore!
spanish tortilla
Tortilla Española (Spanish Tortilla)
Tortellini Salad
Tortellini Salad
Bowls of Mercimek Corbasi (Turkish Lentil Soup) Topped with Greek Yogurt, Croutons, Pul Bibir Butter, and Parsley, and Next to It, a Small Bowl of Parsley, Slices of Bread, and Two Spoons
Mercimek Çorbası (Turkish Lentil Soup)
Menemen (Turkish Scrambled Eggs and Tomatoes) in a Pot with a Spoon, Surrounded by Some Slices of Bread and a Plate
Menemen (Turkish Scrambled Eggs and Tomatoes)
Air Fryer Baked Potatoes Topped with Sour Cream
Air Fryer Baked Potatoes
Large Bowl of Cheese, Peppers, Salami, Olives, Chickpeas, and Lettuce for Italian Chopped Salad
Classic Chopped Italian Salad
Chicken Caesar Wraps Cut in Half on a Plate with a Small Bowl of Dressing
Chicken Caesar Wrap
Motta Porrichu (Spicy Coconut Ginger Omelette) with Rice and Peppers
Motta Porrichu (Spicy Coconut Ginger Omelette)
Old Bay Shrimp Rolls on a Plate with Lemon Wedges
Old Bay Shrimp Rolls
Buckwheat Crepes with Egg, Ham, Cheese, and Asparagus and a Side Salad on a Plate
Buckwheat Crepes with Egg, Ham, Cheese, and Asparagus
Classic Kimbap on a Wooden Plaque
Classic Kimbap (Korean Seaweed Rice Roll)
Jibarito Sandwich on Napkin on a Plate
Jibarito Sandwich
Potato Knishes on a Plate with a Bowl of Mustard
Potato Knishes
Farro, Mushroom, and Egg Grain Bowl with a Utensil
Farro, Mushroom, and Egg Grain Bowls
Bowl of Simple Summer Tomato Salad with a Serving Spoon
Simple Summer Tomato Salad
Chocolate and regular nut-free crispy treats.
Sunflower Butter Crispy Treats
Overhead view of roasted cabbage steaks on a baking sheet.
Roasted Cabbage Steaks with Garlic Breadcrumbs
A bowl of blended coconut and carrot soup with savory cumin oil on a white background.
Coconut Carrot Soup with Cumin Oil
11 Easy, Not-Sad Take to Work Lunch Recipes
11 Easy, Not-Sad Take to Work Lunch Recipes
BLT Wraps on a Plate with Chips
BLT Wraps
Bowl of Quick and Easy Sesame Peanut Noodles
Sesame Peanut Noodles
Two Pieces of Whipped Ricotta Toast Topped with Lemon-Thyme Honey Next to a Bowl of More Honey
Easy Whipped Ricotta Toast
Easy Pork Bánh Mì Surrounded by Slices of Cucumbers and Jalapenos and a Bowl of Mayo
Easy Pork Bánh Mì
Pepperoni Rolls on a Plate with Bowl of Marinara in Background
Pepperoni Rolls
A Plate with Quarters of a Classic Muffuletta Sandwich Made with Cold Cuts, Cheese, and Olives
Classic Muffuletta
Corn and Ricotta Bruschetta
Corn and Ricotta Bruschetta
Sesame Soba Noodles in a Bowl Garnished with Spring Onions Next to Plate with Spring Onions and Seasoning and Another Plate with Slices of Radish
Sesame Soba Noodles
Tamagoyaki Cut into Pieces on Plate
Tamagoyaki
Plantain Frittata with a Serving Cut Out in Cast Iron Skillet Surrounded by Rosemary and Kitchen Towel
Plantain Frittata
Bowl of Fried Polenta Panzanella with Tomato, Basil, and Burrata with a Drink on a Table
Fried Polenta Panzanella with Tomato, Basil, and Burrata
Kuku Sabzi on platter with yogurt dip.
Kuku Sabzi (Persian Herb Frittata)
Tteokbokki on white platter.
Tteokbokki (Spicy Korean Rice Cakes)
Oysters on the grill to show how to grill oysters.
Grilled Oysters with Spicy Miso Butter
Side view of lobster and corn salad with a tarragon vinaigrette.
Lobster and Grilled Corn Panzanella
Overhead view of a bowl of Halloumi saganaki: pan-seared Greek cheese with pomegranates and figs.
Halloumi Saganaki
Easy Lunch Recipes Ready In 20 Minutes or Less
Lunch Recipes Ready in 20 Minutes or Less
Asparagus Tart with Goat Cheese and Lemon cut into slices.
Easy Asparagus Tart with Goat Cheese
Savory Vegetable Tart with carrots and chevre cheese.
Easy Vegetable Tart with Carrots, Fennel and Chèvre
Mexican Enfrijoladas topped with avocado and cotija.
Enfrijoladas with Black Beans, Avocado and Cotija
A classic New Jersey Italian Hot Dog
New Jersey Italian Hot Dog
Broccoli Cheddar Bites
Broccoli Cheddar Egg Bites
Two Halves of a Chopped Cheese Sandwich on a Plate
Chopped Cheese
Plate with Chicken Shawarma Pita Pockets
Chicken Shawarma
Cheesy Pull with Hawaiian Roll Sliders with Meat Sauce and Parm
Hawaiian Roll Sliders with Meat Sauce and Parm
Closeup of a Chickpea Panini
Chickpea Panini
Loaded Veggie Sandwiches Stacked on a Cutting Board
Loaded Veggie Sandwich
Sabich Sandwiches on a Wooden Plank Next to a Bowl of Tahini
Homemade Sabich
Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches on a Cutting Board with a Knife
Hot Ham and Cheese Sliders
Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes
Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes
A white plate with zucchini, pepper, and onion tartines with goat cheese
Open-Faced Grilled Vegetable Tartines
Fish Po' Boy
Fish Po’ Boy
Nashville hot chicken sandwich with pickles and served on a plate.
Nashville Hot Chicken
Homemade Philly Cheesesteak on a plate with a tall beer behind it.
Philly Cheesesteak
Kentucky Hot Brown Sandwich
Kentucky Hot Brown
Fish Sandwiches with Avocado Mayo
Crispy Baked Fish Sandwiches with Avocado Mayo and Pickled Onion
BBQ Beef Sandwich
Braised BBQ Beef Sandwich
Grilled cheese sandwiches cut in half and stacked ontop of each other. Alternating with orange and white cheese with a bowl of tomato soup in the background.
How to Make a Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Two halves of a traditional cuban sandwich are resting on parchment paper and a wooden cutting board. Ridged potato chips and a pickle are in the background.
Cuban Sandwich (Cubano)
Chicken Salad with celery and bell pepper in a serving bowl
Classic Chicken Salad
Grilled burger on a plate with cheese, onions, and tomatoes
How to Grill the Best Burgers