9 Delicious Vegan and Vegetarian Easter Dinner, Brunch, and Lunch Ideas

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Happy Easter!

With so many great plant-based recipes out there these days, there’s absolutely no reason any vegan or vegetarian should feel deprived during the holidays including Easter dinner.

If you’re looking for something delicious to whip up for that vegan or vegetarian Easter dinner (or Easter brunch), here are a few recipe ideas to get you started.

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Vegetarian Easter Dinner, Brunch, and Lunch Recipes


  1. Springy Vegetable Quiche from Pinch of Yum (Vegetarian)

Pinch of Yum is one of my favorite sites for delicious recipes. While not all of their recipes are vegetarian / vegan, they do have quite a nice selection. This Springy Vegetable Quiche makes for a great brunch, Easter lunch, or vegetarian Easter dinner.

Not down with the eggs?  No problem! Here’s a great recipe  for Vegan Quiche from Loving It Vegan that substitutes firm tofu for eggs, making this a great vegan option.

Serve with a delicious kale salad or side of asparagus for a delicious Easter feast!



  1. Bedeviled Eggless Deviled Eggs from Skye Michael Conroy (aka The Gentle Chef)

Deviled eggs have always been a holiday favorite for me. Imagine how happy I was to find this recipe for Bedeviled Eggless Deviled Eggs, created by Chef Skye Michael Conroy!

While I still do enjoy a deviled egg here and there, imagine how happy I was to find an eggless version created by Chef Skye Michael Conroy!

This recipe uses extra firm tofu , Kala Namak (black salt), and vegan mayonnaise to whip up these creamy eggs.

Serve these up with a few of your favorite sides and you’ve got a filling meal.


  1. Yummy Pecan, Sunflower Seed, and Zucchini Loaf from Laura Theodore (aka The Jazzy Vegetarian)

Looking for a heartier vegetarian Easter dinner? This one will not disappoint!

Back in episode 359, we had Laura Theodore as a guest on the podcast to discuss her book, Vegan for Everyone. Laura also shares amazing recipes on her website like this one for Pecan, Sunflower Seed, and Zucchini loaf.

Serve with a side of vegan mashed potatoes and green beans.

Be sure to check out Laura’s Hungry Guy Burgers,  Peanut-y Carrot Noodles, and Cold Blueberry Soup, in our recipes section.


  1. The Best Vegan Ham Recipe (Seitan) from The Cheeky Chickpea

Who says a vegetarian Easter dinner can’t have Easter ham? This Best Vegan Ham recipe is made from seitan and is not only great for your Easter dinner but can also be sliced up in sandwiches.


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  1. Vegan Greek-Style Roast “Lamb” from The Seitan Society

No animals harmed in the making of this vegan Easter dinner! Vital wheat gluten plus a supporting cast of yummy seasonings for added flavor make this Vegan Greek-Style Roast “Lamb” a great addition to your holiday dinner table.


  1. Easter Pancakes from Elephantistic Vegan

Breakfast for dinner, anyone? YES! And believe it or not, everything in this recipe for Easter Pancakes is 100% VEGAN including the “egg” which is actually vegan yogurt with canned apricots!


  1. Spring Vegetable Vegan Galette from Cilantro and Citronella

Nothing says Spring like a plate full of delicious Spring veggies! This Spring Vegetable Vegan Galette by Cilantro and Citronella is loaded with tasty nutritious Spring veggies such as, asparagus, mushrooms, peas, kale, broccolini, and onion.

Substitute any vegetables to make this dish exactly to your liking. This recipe also includes a link to her vegan pie crust.. Substitute any vegetables to make this dish exactly to your liking. This recipe also includes a link to her vegan pie crust.


  1. Easy Vegan Risotto and With Mushrooms and Peas from Nutriciously

Nutriciously is one of our favorite go-to sites for recipe ideas. They also have some great ebooks to help you get started on your plant-based journey.

While traditional risotto is not vegetarian or vegan, this recipe for Easy Vegan Risotto with Mushrooms and Peas will help ensure that your Easter menu is free from animal products.



  1. Vegan Carrot Cake by Loving It Vegan

No vegan or vegetarian Easter feast is complete without dessert! Rounding out our recipes is Vegan Carrot Cake by Loving It Vegan.

The vegan cream cheese frosting with a hint of lemon topped with walnuts is the perfect way to top off your Easter meal.

We hope this article has helped you with some ideas for your next Vegan or Vegetarian Easter dinner. If you’re in the mood for a sweet treat after your dinner, check out these awesome vegan Easter candies that are sure to satisfy that sweet tooth.

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