Looking for ways to add more vegetables to your diet? Here are over 50 easy vegetable side dishes with everything from roasted veggies to salads and veggie fries!
If you know me, you know I love my veggies! Raw, roasted, grilled, air fried… I’ll eat vegetables prepared any way, which is why I wanted to create this roundup with the best vegetable side dishes on EBF.
It’s a great place to start if you’re looking to add more veggies to your diet! From roasted veggies to fries and salads there’s definitely a side for everyone.
Roasted Vegetable Sides
One of my favorite ways to eat vegetables is by roasting them! Roasted veggies are so easy to whip up, versatile and make for the perfect side dish for just about any meal.
4 from 4 votes
Easy Roasted Broccoli
Make broccoli taste delish with this simple roasted broccoli recipe. It’s quick, easy and packed with nutrients and flavor.
Simple roasted sweet potatoes are made with a little oil, sea salt and pepper. They’re a touch crispy on the outside while soft and pillowy on the inside. They make for a quick and easy side that you can pair with just about any main dish.
Roasted asparagus is an easy and healthy side dish that comes together in less than 30 minutes and can be flavored in a variety of ways. Try topping it with fresh lemon, red pepper flakes or parmesan cheese.
Learn the easiest way to cook beets with this simple recipe! All you need is one ingredient and about five minutes of prep time. These roasted beets are the perfect side that you can pair with just about any main dish.
This cinnamon maple roasted kabocha squash is the perfect sweet side dish for fall and super easy to whip up. Kabocha squash wedges are tossed with olive oil, maple syrup, cinnamon and salt and roasted to caramelized perfection.
I love all types of fries, but I especially love veggie fries! From butternut squash to jicama and zucchini, there are so many different vegetables you can use to make delicious fries, which make for a great side dish for burgers, sandwiches, protein and more!
3.88 from 25 votes
Butternut Squash Fries
Looking for healthy French fries? Try these easy oil-free baked butternut squash fries with only 2 simple ingredients – butternut squash and sea salt!
If I had to pick one way to eat vegetables for the rest of my life it would be in the form of salads! I love my meal-sized salads, but adding a side salad to just about any meal is a great way to get your veggies in and amp up the nutrition of your meal!
3.96 from 217 votes
Roasted Sweet Potato Salad
This roasted sweet potato salad has chopped spinach, creamy avocado chunks, red onion and dried cranberries. Serve as a side dish with your favorite protein.
An easy fig salad with arugula, chopped apples, dried cranberries, pecans and goat cheese topped with a delicious balsamic dressing. Perfect as a light lunch, side salad or topped with protein for a meal sized salad.
This delicious beet and clementine salad is loaded with greens, cooked beets, sweet clementines, crunchy pistachios, pickled onions and goat cheese all topped with a balsamic glaze. Perfect as a side salad or topped with protein for a more satisfying meal.
This vegetarian antipasto salad is easy to make and super flavorful. It's packed with tomatoes, artichoke hearts, olives, roasted red peppers, white beans and mozzarella all tossed in a red wine vinaigrette.
This light and refreshing green bean salad combines fresh green beans, dried cranberries, toasted nuts and fried shallots all tossed in an apple cider vinegar dressing. It comes together quickly and is such a tasty side dish!
This Italian chopped salad is packed with romaine lettuce, tomatoes, chickpeas, mozzarella cheese and pepperoncini peppers all tossed in a homemade Italian dressing. It's vegetarian and can easily be made vegan.
A simple recipe for air fryer broccoli that tastes just like oven roasted broccoli but cooks up in just 6 minutes! It's crispy, flavorful and perfect for busy weeknights when you're looking to make a healthy side dish.
These baked sweet potato bites are topped with ricotta cheese, pecans, pomegranate, honey and fresh thyme. They're the perfect blend of sweet and savory and are a quick and easy appetizer that everyone will love!
Swap potatoes for cauliflower with this healthy mashed cauliflower recipe! It's the perfect side dish and comes together quickly with only 6 ingredients. It's just as creamy and delicious as mashed potatoes, but has half the calories and one-third of the carbs.