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All of these side dishes go great with a variety of proteins on the site. Easy side dish recipes for dinner that you can make tonight. Plenty of vegetarian side dishes that compliment any chicken, pork, beef or seafood main course! Weeknight dinner side dishes as well as dinner party side dishes and meal prep side dishes all together.

My Favorite Recipes are 3 Minute Corn on the Cob, Roasted Zucchini with Balsamic and Hazelnuts  and Better than Takeout Fried Rice.

Spicy Tomato Braised Cabbage with Chickpeas

Tomato and gochujang braised green cabbage is served with chickpeas and hearty bread, resulting in a spicy and warm comfort dish. A savory one pan cabbage recipe made easily in a cast iron skillet. Perfect as a filling main course or spicy side dish to a rich protein entree.

Vegan Chickpea Salad

This raw vegan chickpea salad is a simple no cook side dish or snack. A protein packed salad with a sweet turmeric dressing that keeps in the fridge for the whole week.

20 Vegetarian Side Dishes

Looking for new and unique vegetarian side dishes to have with dinner? Here are 20 healthy vegetarian side dishes including roasted vegetables, cold vegetarian side dishes and a few rice pilaf options.

Brussels Sprouts Meal Prep Salad

If you’re worried about your lunch salad being soggy all week, you need to try this recipe! The shaved raw Brussels Sprouts Meal Prep Salad is an easy make ahead salad for a healthy meal prep.

Roasted Cauliflower with Garlic

Roasted cauliflower with garlic is an easy and tasty low carb and vegan side dish to add to your favorite protein for dinner or meal prep. Roast cauliflower florets in a single layer on a sheet tray to get the best flavor and color!

Roasted Zucchini with Balsamic and Hazelnuts

Zucchini roasted in the oven and then topped with balsamic vinegar and hazelnuts is an easy dinner side for your favorite protein. When zucchini is baked in the oven, it becomes caramelized and never soggy pairing perfectly with tangy balsamic vinegar and crunchy hazelnuts.

3 Minute Corn on the Cob

Three minute corn on the cob is cooked in the microwave with the husk on. This is method allows you to effortlessly cook corn on the cob and easily remove the husk. Perfect summer side dish for one or two people families.

Better than Takeout Fried Rice

Better than takeout fried rice is the ultimate “use what’s in the fridge” dinner or side dish. Add in any extra chicken, pork or beef plus the odds and ends of vegetables like broccoli or carrots to bulk up the rice into a dinner. This comfort food dish is pretty easy to make with a few standard Asian staples from your pantry. You won’t want the bland and flavorless takeout fried rice after trying this recipe.

Oven Roasted Broccoli

Roasted broccoli has a lot better texture and flavor than steamed or boiled broccoli. Roasting the broccoli on sheet trays gives a great caramelized flavor and crispy texture.