Here are easy dinner recipes for summer so you never have to cook a boring meal again.

These quick recipes are perfect for busy nights where you don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen, but still want something yummy.  Here, you’ll find all of your favorite dishes like chicken dinner recipes, ground beef recipes, and vegan-friendly dinner ideas that will keep meals interesting, yet easy.

Herbed Ricotta and Fresh Tomato Tart

@Mike Garten

Consider this tart summer’s very own version of cheesy, saucy pizza. Get the recipe here.

Vegan Basil Alfredo Pasta

@rainbownourishments.com

Vegan basil alfredo pasta, a twist on classic comfort food! Creamy, cheesy, and packed with herbs. This dish is perfect for those hot summer days where you can’t bear to cook or stand near the stove! Ready in only 10 minutes! Get the recipe here.

Shrimp Boil with Sausage and Spinach

@Danielle Occhiogrosso Daly

Take a trip to New Orleans with this flavor-packed dish, which only takes 20 minutes to make. Get the recipe here.

Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

@Parker Feierback

Easy and super yummy chicken tortilla soup. This soup lasts in the fridge for up to 5 days in a resealable container. Just heat and serve. Get the recipe here.

Vegan Caesar Salad With Crispy Marinated Tempeh & Crunchy Chickpeas

@bakeritablog

Serve this Vegan Caesar Salad with Crispy Marinated Tempeh & Crunchy Chickpeas for lunch or dinner – it’s delicious anytime! The crispy marined tempeh is incredibly flavorful and filling and the chickpeas add lots of crunches. Get the recipe here.

Homemade Crunchwrap Supreme

@Chelsea Lupkin

Trust us, this is every bit as good as the real thing! Get the recipe here.

Moroccan Chickpea Hand Pies

@rainbownourishments.com

These Moroccan chickpea hand pies are the answer to our dreams! Imagine an easy one-pot Morrocan stew with a hearty tomato sauce, loads of vegetables, and a touch of spice. Place that in a crispy gluten-free wrap, bake it and you’ve got meals for days! Get the recipe here.

30 Minute Creamy Lemon Caper Salmon Skillet

@thewoodenskillet.com

This is a quick and delicious weeknight meal. It will work if you have 30 minutes – it is kid-friendly and definitely makes enough for leftovers! Get the recipe here.

Socca Pizza With Purple Hummus

@rainbowinmykitchen.com

Delicious socca pizza with purple hummus.Easy to make chickpea flour crust topped with creamy purple sweet potato hummus. Get the recipe here.

Roasted Baby Vine Tomato Grilled Chicken

@Pernille Loof

Roasting cherry tomatoes brings out their natural sweetness and makes them, dare we say, addictive. Get the recipe here.

Maple BBQ Cauliflower Wraps

@rainbownourishments.com

Roasted maple BBQ cauliflower bites in sweet potato wrap with a herby butter bean spread and loads of fresh vegetables. The wraps are wholesome finger-licking goodness! Get the recipe here.

Classic Stuffed Peppers

@Parker Feierbach

The bell pepper is an excellent vessel for stuffing meat, rice, and, of course, cheese. It’s strong enough to hold its shape in the oven, and the flavor is subtle enough to go well with just about anything. Get the recipe here.

Pesto + Heirloom Tomato Galette

@bakeritablog

This Pesto + Heirloom Tomato Galette has an incredibly flaky, savory crust filled with homemade pesto and thick slices of heirloom tomatoes. Served warm, it’s a truly delicious meal that you’d never guess is gluten-free, paleo, and vegan. Get the recipe here.

Spaghetti with No-Cook Heirloom Tomato Sauce

@Pernille Loof

This pasta is perfect for the dog days of summer when it’s too hot to stand over the stove and tomato season is at its peak. Get the recipe here.

Purple Sweet Potato Cashew Cram Soup

@rainbowinmykitchen.com

This vibrant and creamy purple sweet potato cashew cream soup is the ultimate comfort food. Vegan, easy to make, and highly nutritious. Get the recipe here.

Grilled Chicken with White BBQ Sauce

@Mike Garten

Put aside your favorite BBQ sauce (for tonight, at least) and try this tart and tangy version instead. Get the recipe here.

Sweet Potato, Avocado, and Black Bean Tacos

@Danielle Occhiogrosso

Swap ground beef for spicy sweet potatoes for the ultimate vegetarian taco. Get the recipe here.

BBQ Chicken Kale Salad

@lifeisbutadish.com

You know, the recipes where you throw a bunch of stuff together and outcomes an amazing recipe?! Yeah, that’s what happened here. BBQ Chicken Kale Salad for the win! Get the recipe here.

Roasted Tomato & Chive Pizza

@Mike Garten

When you’re too hot to turn on the stove, this is your guy. Just assemble, bake, and eat. Get the recipe here.

Sheet Pan Shrimp Fajitas

@weeknightbite.com

If you only have 15 minutes to throw together a weeknight dinner, then you’ve got more than enough time to whip up these Sheet-Pan Shrimp Fajitas. This recipe really couldn’t be easier – you just toss sliced bell peppers and onions on a sheet pan with some shrimp, drizzle with avocado oil, season with taco seasoning, and throw it all in the oven for 8 minutes or so. Easy as could be! Get the recipe here.

Swordfish Kebabs with Mint Pesto

@Mike Garten

Thanks to mint, parsley, and lemon marinade, grilled cubes of swordfish pack a dose of refreshing flavor. Get the recipe here.

Sichuan Spicy Wontons

@nm_meiyee

Who’s up for a bowl of hot spicy wontons in Sichuan garlic chili oil?! Healthy and vegan-friendly. Get the recipe here.

Almond-Crusted Creole Salmon

@Mike Garten

Cook up this bright, light dinner on one baking sheet. Hello, easy clean-up! Get the recipe here.

Loaded Nacho Fries

@elavegan

This nacho fries recipe is loaded with all the goodness you can imagine! It’s the perfect dish for families which is fun and easy to make. Get the recipe here.

Grilled Chicken Sliders

@Mike Garten

Come summer, burgers are a go-to dinner. These seasoned chicken minis, however, are perfect for lunch (or an afternoon snack). Get the recipe here.

Healthy Mexican Avocado Salad 

@elavegan

Creamy Mexican Avocado Salad which is filling but still light and perfect for dinner. This recipe is vegan, gluten-free, healthy, easy to make, and has an oil-free dressing. Get the recipe here.

 

Old Bay Shrimp

@Jonny Valiant

A dash of Old Bay seasoning is always the answer to your grilling needs. Get the recipe here.

Vegetable Miso Noodle Soup

@bakeritablog

Make this easy Gluten-Free & Vegan Vegetable Noodle Miso Soup for dinner tonight! It’s simple to make in under 30 minutes and irresistibly delicious. Get the recipe here.

Fasolia with Brown Rice

@joyfulhomecooking

Another brilliant dish that features red kidney bean. Super yummy and healthy! Get the recipe here.

Broccoli and Gorgonzola Quiche

@jadoresmoothies

You’ll fall in love with this simple, fast, and delicious dish. Get the recipe here.