Over 100 vegetarian comfort food recipes … everything from soups to casseroles to desserts to warm your soul! Lots of gluten-free and vegan comfort foods, too!
Now that fall is here, and the weather is starting to cool off (even in Texas!), I can’t stop thinking about my favorites soups, pastas, and other vegetarian comfort foods.
If it’s cheesy, I’m craving it!
I can’t be alone in craving these comforting recipes, right? So I decided to gather my fave comfort food recipes together, plus a bunch of recipes from my favorite bloggers, too.
100+ Vegetarian Comfort Food Recipes
Once I started looking, I found so many yummy recipes! All told, I’ve rounded up over 100 vegetarian comfort food recipes that you’ll be craving all fall and winter long!
You’ll find everything from breakfast to dessert here, including plenty of gluten-free and vegan comfort food recipes, too. There is truly something for everyone.
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Breakfast
Vegetarian Breakfast Enchiladas (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … a fun, Mexican-inspired breakfast recipe that your whole family will love!
Peruvian Quinoa Porridge with Amaranth (Gluten-Free) from The Worktop … ease your way into the day with a bowl of comforting, hot porridge.
Apple Butter Pancakes from Kleinworth & Co. … these yummy pancakes look like the perfect weekend treat!
Berry Stuffed Baked French Toast from Hello Little Home … kick your French Toast up a notch with a creamy filling and tons of fresh berries.
Springtime Savory Oatmeal (Gluten-Free) from Mid-Life Croissant … this delicious oatmeal makes a wonderful breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
Spicy Egg and Potato Breakfast Burritos from Hello Little Home … a super-filling, hearty, and delicious breakfast recipe!
Berries and Cream Breakfast Cake from Tidbits … what could be better than cake for breakfast?
Vegetarian Sausage and Egg Hand Pies from Hello Little Home … these yummy pies are the ultimate vegetarian breakfast comfort food!
Fall Harvest Overnight Oats from Inspired By Charm … this tasty breakfast is filled with warm autumn flavors!
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Appetizers and Snacks
Buffalo Tatchos (Tater Tot Nachos) from Hello Little Home … what’s more comforting than a big bowl of tater tots?
Bell Pepper Nachos with Cauliflower Taco Meat (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Vegan Richa … delicious nachos without the guilt!
Parmesan Pepper Popcorn (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … curl up with a big bowl on your next movie night!
Chinese Chive Pockets from Red House Spice … when you’re craving Chinese food, it doesn’t get much more comforting than pan-fried dumplings!
Cheesy Baked Black Bean Dip (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … warm up with these creamy, cheesy bean dip at your next fall or winter party.
Vegetarian Super Nachos from Homemade Food Junkie … these loaded nachos make a delish party app or quick dinner.
Sweet and Spicy Snack Mix (Vegan) from Hello Little Home … a fun twist on the classic party appetizer!
Warm Hummus with Mushrooms (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from The View from Great Island … don’t you just want to dive right into that picture? Preferably with some pita bread .. yum!
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Soups and Stews
Vegetable Barley Soup (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … this hearty soup is the perfect healthy vegetarian comfort food for cold fall and winter days!
Vegan Ramen Bowls with Edamame and Mushrooms from Peas & Crayons … a delicious ramen recipe that’s ready fast and totally comforting.
Vegan Gumbo from Cilantro & Citronella … this hearty Cajun stew has a secret ingredient for tons of umami flavor!
Thai Butternut Squash Soup (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Culinary Ginger … this delicious soup is ready in 20 minutes flat!
Creamy Rosemary Potato Soup from Hello Little Home … is there anything better on a chilly day than a bowl of steaming potato soup? This one is a fave!
Chickpea Noodle Soup (Vegan) from Umami Girl … this easy soup recipe is vegan comfort food without a hint of hassle!
Vegan Jackfruit Stew (Vegan, Gltuen-Free) from Healthier Steps … serve this tasty stew over potatoes, rice, or quinoa.
Creamy Tomato Soup with Garlic Croutons from Hello Little Home … pair this delicious soup with grilled cheese for an easy dinner.
Vegan Roasted Carrot Soup with Lentils (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Happy Kitchen Rocks … this beautiful, vibrant soup is rich and healthy!
Crockpot Sweet Potato Curry (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Salt & Lavender … this hearty vegan stew is the perfect thing to warm you up on a cold day.
Easy Beer Cheese Soup from Hello Little Home … this unique soup is creamy, cheesy, and totally decadent … perfect for game day!
Easy Black Bean Soup (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Veggie Inspired … not only is this soup delicious, but it only takes 30 minutes to make!
Vegetarian Italian Wedding Soup from Killing Thyme … you’re going to love the veggie-version of this classic Italian soup.
Vegetarian Comfort Foods: Chili
Three Pepper Vegetarian White Bean Chili (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … a delicious and fun twist on the classic vegetarian chili.
Vegan Pumpkin Chili (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Veggies Save the Day … this hearty, flavor-packed chili is ready in 30 minutes!
Crock Pot Spicy 3 Bean Chili (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … this chili couldn’t be easier to make, but you wouldn’t know it from the bold flavors!
Veggie Lentil Chili (Vegan) from Lovely Appetite … warm up with a bowl of this savory chili on a chilly fall or winter day!
One-Pot Red Lentil and Butternut Squash Chili (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Yay! For Food … serve up big bowls up this delish chili, then add your favorite toppings!
Vegetarian Comfort Foods: Salads
Winter Kale Salad with Freekeh and Roasted Veggies (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … a filling salad that’s filled with delicious fall and winter produce.
Autumn Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash (Vegan, Gluten-Free)) from Ciao Florentina … a beautiful, filling salad packed with tons of fall veggies!
Kale Caesar Salad from Hello Little Home … this yummy recipe has all the flavors of your fave salad. Makes a great side dish or stand alone dinner or lunch, too!
Eggplant Yogurt Salad with Pita Chips (Fatteh) from The Delicious Crescent … this beautiful and delicious salad would make a great addition to any meal!
Roasted Butternut Squash and Gorgonzola Salad (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … a wonderful balance of flavors! The perfect accompaniment to any meal or hearty enough to enjoy on its own.
Tabouli Salad with Cucumber, Tomato, Feta, and Olives (Gluten-Free) from Pinch and Swirl … this is a salad you will look forward to eating all day long!
Vegetarian Comfort Foods: Sandwiches
Mushroom Ricotta Open Faced Sandwich from Hello Little Home … this fork and knife sandwich is hearty and delicious!
Vegan Pulled Pork Burger from Rhian’s Recipes … this yummy pulled “pork” is made from shredded eggplant and features an easy homemade BBQ sauce.
Spinach and Artichoke Grilled Cheese with Spicy Ranch Dipping Sauce from Hello Little Home … all the flavors of your fave dip in one tasty sandwich!
Vegan Copycat Sloppy Joes from My Goodness Kitchen … a messy and mouthwatering sandwich you won’t be able to resist!
Mushroom Swiss Veggie Burgers from Hello Little Home … these hearty homemade veggie burgers make a delicious dinner any night of the week.
White Bean Cheddar Melt from Tidy Mom … these yummy grilled cheese sandwiches are made extra creamy from the beans.
Broccoli Rabe and Provolone Grilled Cheese from Hello Little Home … a veggie-packed twist on the classic grilled cheese.
Portobello Philly Cheese Steaks from Domestic Superhero … these veggie sandwiches are super meaty, yet they have no meat!
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Casseroles
Mexican Quinoa Casserole (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … this mouthwatering casserole is packed with tons of veggies and your fave Mexican flavors!
Black Bean and Mushroom Shepherds Pie (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Trinity’s Conscious Kitchen … a hearty, yet healthy recipe that’s perfect for blustery days.
Broccoli Rice Casserole from Healing Tomato … this warming casserole is a classic! Serve it as a side or main course.
Zucchini, Mint, and Goat Cheese Couscous Casserole from Hello Little Home … this unique casserole is bursting with delicious, savory flavors.
Cheesy Zucchini Casserole (Gluten-Free) from Wholesome Yum … a super delicious way to use up lots of zucchini!
Mediterranean Strata with Olives, Sundried Tomatoes, and Feta from Hello Little Home … a yummy, savory bread pudding that’s perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
Mashed Cauliflower with Spinach (Gluten-Free) from Low Carb Yum … this easy recipe it total comfort food! Serve it as a side dish or as a main dish with a salad.
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Pasta and Noodles
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese from Hello Little Home … a healthier, yet still decadent twist on the classic mac and cheese recipe.
Pepper Jack Mac from The View from Great Island … this cheesy pasta dish is a spicy food lover’s delight!
Vegan Pumpkin Mac and Cheese (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from VNutrition … this yummy recipe is super creamy and kid-friendly, too!
Buffalo Cauliflower Mac and Cheese from Hello Little Home … this cheesy baked pasta is perfect for game day or any night you’re craving something spicy!
Easy Mac and Cheese (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Stacey Homemaker … this decadent recipe has a creamy cashew sauce that is totally irresistible!
Broccoli Cheddar Mac and Cheese from Hello Little Home … this yummy macaroni and cheese is total comfort food!
Caprese Mac and Cheese from Le Petit Eats … all the goodness of a caprese salad, combined with ooey gooey mac and cheese!
Four Cheese Tomato Basil Crock Pot Lasagna from Hello Little Home …. this amazing lasagna takes minutes to get ready, making it perfect for busy days!
Vegan Lasagna from Cilantro & Citronella … a homemade bechamel sauce makes this delicious lasagna extra creamy!
Butternut Squash Lasagna with Kale and Mushrooms from Hello Little Home … serve this decadent lasagna for a special occasion, like Thanksgiving or a dinner party.
Vegetarian Zucchini Lasagna Roll Ups (Gluten-Free) from Platings and Pairings … all the lasagna flavor you love without the noodles!
Easy Vegetable Crock Pot Lasagna from Hello Little Home …. this easy lasagna recipe is packed with veggies, yet so simple to make!
Grandmas’s Baked Ziti from Trial and Eater … not only is this recipe delicious, but it only takes five ingredients to make!
Vegetarian Mushroom Bolognese Sauce from Ciao Florentina … a rich, hearty sauce that’s packed with veggies and mushrooms.
Spinach and Artichoke Baked Shells from Hello Little Home … the flavors of your fave dip in a tasty baked pasta!
Vegetarian Dan Dan (-ish) Noodles from Delicious on a Dime … a yummy bowl of noodles and veggies featuring an easy peanut sauce.
One Pot Broccoli and Three Cheese Pasta from My Kitchen Love … a rich, creamy bowl of pasta that only takes 20 minutes to make!
Swiss Chard and Spinach Gnudi with Garlicky Tomato Sauce from Pinch and Swirl … this “naked” ravioli is so light and airy that it will melt in your mouth!
Cheesy Veggie Pasta Bake from Hello Little Home … this recipe is the perfect combination of cheesy and veggie packed!
Mushroom Pasta from Basil & Bubbly … a hearty pasta dish that even meat eaters will love!
Cacio e Pepe (Spaghetti with Cheese and Black Pepper) from Signorina Spaghetti … one of my favorite dishes, and it’s so easy to make.
Egg Fried Rice Noodles (Gluten-Free) from Red House Spice … a delicious recipe that’s simple, fresh, and so comforting!
Fettuccine with Asparagus and Sundried Tomatoes from Hello Little Home … a classic Alfredo recipe that’s simple to make and oh so delicious!
Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili Mac from Build Your Bite … this mouthwatering recipe is easy, feeds a crowd, and is oh so cheesy. Yum!
Vegan Spicy Peanut Noodles from Ruchi’s Kitchen … a speedy, flavorful recipe that you will be craving all fall and winter long!
Creamy Butternut Squash Kale Pasta from A Joyfully Mad Kitchen … this colorful dish is full of wonderful seasonal flavors.
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Pizzas
Homemade Deep Dish Pizza with Broccoli, Spinach, and Feta from Hello Little Home … this easy recipe is a knock off of Uno Pizzeria’s Spinaccoli Pizza, and it’s so yummy!
Butternut Squash, Caramelized Onion, and Feta Pizza from Chews and Brews … this unique recipe is full of fall flavors!
Pesto, Feta, and Veggie Pizza from Hello Little Home … total vegetarian comfort food here, but this recipe is also packed with veggies, so no guilt!
Roasted Vegetable Alfredo Pizza from Buy This Cook That … this would be the perfect pizza for a cozy night spent at home!
Roasted Fall Vegetable Pizza from Hello Little Home … this tasty pizza is packed with your favorite autumn veggies and tons of flavor!
Mushroom and Goat Cheese Flatbread with Balsamic Glaze from Domestic Superhero … these flatbreads are easy to make and packed with flavor.
Green Pizza with Pesto, Feta, Artichokes, and Broccoli from Hello Little Home … my most popular pizza recipe, and it even has a sweet story behind it!
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Mexican and Tex-Mex
Easy Mexican Lasagna (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … everything you love about lasagna with a fun Mexican twist!
Cheesy Hatch Chili Enchiladas (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Spabettie … these tasty enchiladas are total vegan comfort food, and the leftovers (if you have any!) are wonderful, too.
Black Bean and Butternut Squash Enchiladas (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … a super delicious twist on classic black bean enchiladas.
Vegan Sheet Pan Fajita Bowls (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from The Muffin Myth … comfort food that’s satisfying and healthy, too!
Tamale Pie with Cilantro-Lime Yogurt Sauce from Hello Little Home … this yummy recipe is packed with your fave tamale flavors, all in a comforting casserole!
Instant-Pot Mexican Quinoa Bowl (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Where You Get Your Protein … a delicious and comforting bowl recipe that comes together fast!
Black Bean and Cream Cheese Enchiladas from Hello Little Home … my favorite enchilada recipe! Classic black bean enchiladas made decadent with the addition of cream cheese!
1-Pot Vegan Barbacoa (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Minimalist Baker … this flavorful filling is the perfect topping for tacos, salads, bowls, and more!
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Other Main Dishes
Moroccan Spiced Vegetarian Cabbage Rolls (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … a delicious twist on the classic cabbage roll!
Bourban Roasted Delicata Comfort Bowls from Spabettie (Vegan, Gluten-Free) … perfect for when you’re craving comfort food that does not leave you needing a nap!
Quick Restaurant Style Vegetable Biryani (Gluten-Free) from Easy Cooking with Molly … this mouthwatering dish is full of yummy veggies, rice, and spices in every bite!
Easy Stovetop Frito Pie from Hello Little Home … this tasty vegetarian comfort food recipe combines corn chips and chili, along with your favorite toppings for a dish that’s impossible to resist.
Vegan Buffalo Chicken Rice Skillet (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from VNutrition … a spicy meal that’s perfect for football season or any night of the week!
Vegetarian Cashew Cauliflower (Vegan, Gluten-Free) rom Lord Byron’s Kitchen … an addictive veggie version of the Chinese classic.
Quick Coconut Curry with Chickpeas and Spinach (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … when you’re craving something saucy, this easy to make curry is just the thing!
Cheesy Stuffed Eggplant (Gluten-Free) from Living Sweet Moments … this easy, cheesy recipe can be served as a side dish or as a main course!
Loaded Baked Potatoes with Caramelized Onions (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Sweet Sensitive Free … who doesn’t love a stuffed baked potato? And these look so delish!
Four Cheese Spinach Calzones from Hello Little Home … these easy to make calzones are ooey gooey delicious!
Wild Mushroom Quinoa Risotto from Living Sweet Moments … this easy recipe has tons of flavor packed into every bite!
Vegetarian Comfort Food: Desserts
Salted Caramel Apple Cheesecake Parfait (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … this delicious layered dessert is filled with yummy fall flavors!
Slow Cooker Berry Crumble (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Taylor Life … this crumble is so easy to make! Top it with a scoop of ice cream (vegan or not!).
Easy M&M’s Sundae from Hello Little Home … treat yourself to a delicious candy-covered sundae!
Paleo Flourless Chocolate Cake (Gluten-Free) from DIY Candy … a decadent chocolate cake that’s a total treat!
Creamy Peanut Butter Tart (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … when it comes to comfort food, is there any tastier or more comforting combination that peanut butter and chocolate?
Caramel Apple Cheesecake from Belle of the Kitchen for Kennary … a decadent cheesecake is the perfect treat when you’re craving something sweet!
Thick and Chewy Ginger Spice Cookies from Hello Little Home … the warm, spicy flavors make this cookie irresistible!
Inside Out Peanut Butter Cups (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Served from Scratch … just try to resist these delicious sweet treats!
Indoor S’mores – 3 Ways (Gluten-Free) from Hello Little Home … treat yourself to these s’mores year round, no campfire needed!
Paleo Brownie Cookies (Vegan, Gluten-Free) from Say Grace … a brownie in cookie form? Yes, please!
Raspberry White Chocolate Bread Pudding from Hello Little Home … this easy dessert is pure comfort food, and it serves a crowd!
Hershey’s Kisses Skillet Cookie from Pretty My Party … a decadent cookie that’s full of delicious chocolate!
Now that’s a lot of vegan and vegetarian comfort food recipes … I hope you were inspired to try something new!
What are your favorite vegetarian comfort foods?