Vegetarian Valentine’s Day Dinners
Enjoy a cozy date-night in and wow your special someone with these delicious Vegetarian Valentine’s Day Dinners. Whether it’s a simple sandwich or a fancier dish, there’s nothing more romantic than a home-cooked meal.
This collection of vegetarian recipes for two includes a variety of mouthwatering date night dinners.
From classic comfort food to casual fresh salads and everything in between, you’ll find plenty of tasty ideas to surprise your Valentine.
Looking to impress? Stuffed spaghetti squash is definitely worth the extra effort. But if you’re short on time or not super confident in the kitchen, tortilla pizzas and grilled cheese sandwiches are easy to whip up and always taste great.
Whatever you choose to cook, make it with love!
Vegetarian Valentine’s Day Dinners
Whether you’re looking to have fun whipping up a meal together or want to surprise someone with a romantic dinner for two, you’ll find lots of tasty inspiration below.
Spaghetti Squash Burrito Bowls
You don’t have to be a vegetarian to enjoy this popular recipe. It’s packed with filling veggies, hearty black beans, spicy salsa, and plenty of melty cheese! *See post for prep-ahead tips.
Lemon Veggie Pasta For Two
Packed with nutritious veggies and a light lemon + olive oil dressing, this easy pasta dish can be ready in less than 30 minutes.
Vegetarian Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner
An easy dinner for two with barely any clean up, this satisfying meal comes together on just one pan. You can use sweet or spicy vegetarian sausages or try a combination of both.
The Best Toaster Oven Baked Potatoes
Crispy on the outside, fluffy on the inside, and perfect for loading up with all of your Valentine's favorite toppings. If you've got an air fryer use this air fryer baked potatoes recipe.
Toaster Oven Black Bean Quesadilla
Sweet roasted squash and hearty black beans turn this quick cheesy snack into a meal.
Grilled Cheese with Apple and Havarti
Wow your Valentine with a grown-up grilled cheese sandwich. The combination of buttery toasted bread, creamy Havarti, and crisp green apple is comfort food at its finest! Includes air fryer directions too.
Quinoa and Zucchini Noodles Salad
A great make-ahead option for a busy Valentine’s Day, this flavorful salad gets better the longer it sits in the fridge. If you don’t have a vegetable spiralizer, you can use a peeler or finely chop the zucchini.
BBQ Tempeh Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
Flavorful and super filling, this impressive recipe comes together in just 35 minutes. The secret is the avocado, it cuts through the sweetness of the potatoes and BBQ sauce.
Asparagus Couscous Bowls
Made with roasted asparagus, peas, and fresh mint, these refreshing bowls are a great date-night dinner that won't weigh you down.
Vegetable Calzones For Two
With store-bought pizza dough, it’s easy to whip up a pair of cheesy calzones at home. Make them together and have fun customizing the fillings.
Tortilla Pizzas with Sundried Tomatoes and Spinach
Great for less experienced chefs, these easy pizzas are perfect for baking in the toaster oven. Pro Tip: The secret to a crispy crust is baking the tortillas before topping.
Roasted Zucchini and Hummus Pita Sandwiches
Sandwich creamy hummus, roasted zucchini, and red bell pepper (or whatever vegetables you have on hand) in a pillowy soft pita for a fast dinner that’s way more satisfying than takeout.
Vegetable Pot Pie For Two
With a flaky pie crust top and creamy homemade sauce, this comforting dish will make your house smell amazing as it bakes.
Broccoli Ranch Salad For Two
A lightened-up salad that’s fresh, crisp, sweet, and tangy. Pair it with roasted potato wedges for a simple meal that’s sure to please.
Instant Pot Mini Split Pea Soup
Cozy and comforting, this hearty vegetarian soup is perfect for a chilly Valentine's day meal. Pair with a crispy air fryer grilled cheese or a hunk of this small no-knead bread.
Portobello Mushroom Sandwich
Every bite of this sandwich is bursting with savory flavor thanks to a quick marinade using soy sauce and balsamic vinegar. It’s easy, yummy, and will satisfy even non-vegetarians.
Roasted Summer Veggie Bowls
No time to stop at the grocery store? These yummy bowls are easy to throw together using whatever leftover grains and protein you have on hand!
Baked Egg Tostadas
Ready in 30 minutes, you only need a few ingredients to make this fun breakfast-for-dinner option.
One Pan Roasted Gnocchi and Vegetables
Roasting gnocchi transforms it into delicious crispy-chewy nuggets. Pair with your favorite marinara sauce for a unique dinner that’s simple but special and ready in just 30 minutes.
Loaded Fries For Two
Whip up a restaurant-level treat without leaving the house! Start with store-bought fries and load them up with crisp veggies, feta, kalamata olives, and a tangy Greek yogurt sauce.
Roasted Baby Potatoes and Chickpea Salad
Packed with smoky flavor and tossed in a bright citrus vinaigrette, this hearty meal-sized salad is so tasty you won’t even notice it’s good for you.
Roasted Vegetables and Hummus Bowls
Perfect for a casual night in, these veggie-heavy bowls are packed full of flavor but surprisingly easy to throw together.
Brussels Sprouts Tacos with Mango Avocado Salsa
Your Valentine will love these fresh and flavorful tacos. The fruity salsa perfectly balances the savory roasted sprouts.
Corn and Tomato Chickpea Pasta
Sweet corn, juicy tomatoes, and a big handful of basil give this protein-packed dish a light and fresh summertime-vibe that’s perfect year-round.
Instant Pot Mini Salsa Quinoa Bowls
These tasty bowls of spicy deliciousness are light on prep but big on flavor. Don’t have an Instant Pot? No worries, the one-pot recipe can also be made on the stovetop.
Veggie Pizza Spaghetti Squash Boats
You can feel good feeding your sweetie this indulgent looking dish - it's stuffed with wholesome ingredients like spinach, tomatoes, and high-protein ricotta cheese.
Save Room For Dessert!
Finish off your romantic evening with something sweet. For an easy option, grab your favorite boxed cake mix.
You can use it to make a pair of cake mix mini cakes, some cake mix cookies, or any of these tasty cake mix recipes.
Fresh fruit makes a fantastic dessert. From cinnamon baked pears to these impressive (but easy) apple nachos for two there are a lot of fun ways to zhuzh up everyday produce.
For a simple treat that’s always a hit pair fresh berries with a bowl of small batch whipped cream. To take things up a notch, add some cinnamon chips. Or whip up a pair of toaster oven biscuits for two to make strawberry shortcakes.
We couldn’t talk about dessert without mentioning chocolate! How about a small batch of classic Toaster Oven Chocolate Chip Cookies for the chocolate fan in your life?
Or this popular small-batch chocolate cookie recipe. It has 8 different flavor ideas, the spicy hot chocolate’s my favorite.
Lastly, if you’re looking for a simple chocolate dessert that always delivers, it doesn’t get better than toaster oven s’mores. Use your partner’s favorite chocolate bar, it’ll make them taste extra special!