When we shared a collection of Whole30 dinners the entire family will love, it was wildly popular. Message received: you’re looking for Whole30 dinner options that are so good, you’ll forget that you’ve given up sugar, dairy, bread, and precious, precious wine.
Which brings me to these recipes! These aren’t just crowd-pleasing Whole30 meals, they’re also simple to make—either coming together in minutes, containing minimal ingredients, or ideal for making ahead. With recipes like these, you’ll never miss the dairy and grains, making Whole30 a cinch. You got this.
If you’re looking for additional Whole30 food ideas, we’ve got you covered there too. Our nutritionist shares 20 Whole30 snacks (including some super convenient store-bought options to stash in your desk!), we’ve rounded up some Whole30 breakfast ideas that can be prepped in advance or whipped up in minutes, and we have no shortage of Whole30 lunch recipes that are perfect for bring to work.
Easy Whole30 Dinner Recipes
These. Are. Everything. And if you have extra dressing, it’s perfect for salads or dipping veggies the next day.
Crispy Baked Cauliflower Patties from Paleo Gluten Free
If you’re on the fence about spaghetti squash, this recipe will change your mind. So much flavor!
Roasted Garlic and Kale Spaghetti Squash from The Roasted Root
A rich avocado sauce gives this cauliflower rice dish a creamy texture, without starchy rice and cheese like traditional risotto.
Chili Garlic Cauliflower Risotto Bowls from Cotter Crunch
Giving up dairy doesn’t mean you have to give up creamy foods. Coconut milk simmers into a creamy sauce for this chicken dinner.
Creamy Whole30 Chicken Mushroom Thighs from 40 Aprons
With apples and kabocha squash, this vegan Whole30 soup was made for fall. We love the addition of anti-inflammatory turmeric too!
Slow Cooker Kabocha Squash Soup from Food Faith Fitness
This flavorful meal is kind of like fajitas, minus the tortillas. Plus, cleanup is a breeze when your entire dinner is cooked on a single sheet pan!
Whole30 One-Pan Mexican Chicken from Hello Glow
20 minutes from start to finish! Pair with a protein for a well-rounded dinner—and bring leftovers to work for lunch.
Coconut Curry No-Cook Veggie Noodles from The Endless Meal9