Recipes Everyday Cooking Vegetarian 27 Vegetarian Recipes to Bring to a Potluck By Melanie Fincher Melanie Fincher Melanie Fincher is a Birmingham, Alabamabased food writer who covers everything from cooking techniques to gadget reviews. She has nearly 7 years experience writing news and lifestyle content. Allrecipes' editorial guidelines Published on October 22, 2021 Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos Photo: N G Angel These vegetarian recipes will please the palates of both meat-eaters and vegetarians alike. We have a plethora of meat-free options, from potluck classics like macaroni or potato salad to veggie-packed salads and more. Everyone will welcome these vegetarian options to the spread. 01 of 28 Chuck's Favorite Mac and Cheese View Recipe Rebekah Rose Hills A classic baked mac and cheese is always a crowd-pleaser and this recipe can easily be doubled for a potluck, according to recipe creator MRSO. Sour cream and cottage cheese make this mac extra creamy. These Are the 15 Most-Loved Macaroni and Cheese Recipes on Allrecipes 02 of 28 Zesty Quinoa Salad View Recipe Linda(LMT) The combination of fresh lime juice and cumin makes this veggie-packed quinoa super bright and vibrant. Try cooking the quinoa in vegetable or chicken broth for even more flavor. This recipe can be served immediately or made ahead of time and chilled in the refrigerator. 03 of 28 Cheesy Ranch Potato Bake View Recipe Melissa Goff What's not to love about a cheesy potato casserole with Ranch dressing? Recipe creator JENNYBRIANNE describes it as "a great complement to a barbeque or any potluck meal." 04 of 28 Classic Macaroni Salad View Recipe LatinaCook No potluck would be complete without a classic macaroni salad. Be sure to allow plenty of time (at least 4 hours) to let the flavors meld in the refrigerator. 15 Best Macaroni Salad Recipes 05 of 28 Ethiopian Cabbage Dish View Recipe TTV78 Here's a simple, budget-friendly side dish made with carrots, onion, cabbage, potatoes, and loads of spices. "My Ethiopian friend brought this dish to a potluck and I've been making it ever since," says recipe creator stamarex. 06 of 28 Spinach and Orzo Salad View Recipe Allrecipes Magazine It couldn't be easier to make this light and pleasing salad; make it a few hours in advance to give the flavors time to mingle in the refrigerator. Reviewer Mallinda says, "This was eaten enthusiastically by the people at a potluck dinner." 07 of 28 Chef John's Meatless Meatballs View Recipe catherine.drew Meatballs are always a popular appetizer, and now you can make them without any of the meat: "Thanks to a thorough browning, mushrooms provide more than enough savoriness," says Chef John. "The garlic, cheese, and parsley do the rest. What really blew me away was how close the texture was to actual meatballs." 08 of 28 Strawberry and Feta Salad View Recipe bellepepper Between all the barbeque and burgers, everyone will welcome this fresh salad with its sweet and tangy dressing. 09 of 28 Southwestern Pasta Salad View Recipe CookinBug Looking for a different take on pasta salad (with no meat, of course)? Chili powder adds a kick to this Southwestern-inspired side dish. 12 Summer Pasta Salads With Bold Flavor 10 of 28 Napa Cabbage Salad View Recipe Mona Toasted ramen noodles and almond slivers add a crunch to this simple salad. "The bowl is always licked clean at potlucks!" says recipe creator Carol. 11 of 28 Quinoa, Beet, and Arugula Salad View Recipe Kcmcshea Light and fluffy quinoa is the perfect pairing here for peppery arugula and earthy beets. For a potluck, wait to toss it with the dressing until right before serving to make sure the arugula doesn't get too soggy. 12 of 28 Eggless Tofu Spinach Quiche View Recipe 13rose For a breakfast potluck at work or otherwise, these eggless mini quiches ensure everyone will have something to enjoy. Recipe creator CookingForDummies says, "I've brought it to potlucks where friends aren't vegetarianno one ever knew!" 13 of 28 Fresh California Salsa View Recipe Lesley This fresh and flavorful salsa can easily be adjusted to suit your tastes. Be sure to provide tortilla chipsundoubtedly the best vehicle for salsa. 14 of 28 Summer Tomato Pie View Recipe Allrecipes Here's a classic Southern dish that puts in-season tomatoes on display. In this recipe, it's all topped off with a layer of bubbly mozzarella cheese. 35 Fresh Tomato Recipes for Peak Tomato Season 15 of 28 Shoepeg Corn Casserole View Recipe Jillian Kuhlmann Onion, celery, green pepper, cheese, corn, green beans, cream of celery soup, and sour cream are all topped off with a butterytopping in this comfort food casserole. 16 of 28 Basil Pesto Bread Rounds View Recipe Grvqn Served alongside soup or salad at a potluck, these cheesy baguette slices will be a big hit. Use jarred basil pesto or make your own. 17 of 28 Sweet Potato Breakfast Casserole View Recipe Diva2450 Breakfast casseroles are great for a potluck because you can assemble them the night before and pop them in the oven in the morning. And this one happens to be meatless to boot! 18 of Our Favorite Make-Ahead Breakfast Casseroles 18 of 28 Mendi's Favorite Orzo View Recipe Kathy B You can easily scale up this simple side dish for a potluck. Reviewer naples34102 describes it as, "Beautiful, fresh, and delicious--the perfect side dish." 19 of 28 Rainbow Rotini Salad View Recipe DK_Fit Tri-color rotini, tomatoes, bell pepper, cucumber, onion, broccoli, mushrooms, and olives are tossed in Italian-style dressing to make a truly eye-catching potluck dish that's best served cold. 20 of 28 Edamame Bean Salad View Recipe You'll want to make a double batch of this edamame saladone for the potluck and one for work or school lunches throughout the week! 21 of 28 Standard Greek Salad View Recipe Cupcakes and Cutlery "Salads in Greece don't actually have any lettuce in them, and neither does this salad. It also doesn't have any oil. It's very easy to make, and it's perfect for barbeques, potlucks, and picnics," says recipe creator MIKEGINNY of this six-ingredient salad. 18 Greek Recipes That Are Perfect for Summer Dinners 22 of 28 Super Spicy Pea Salad View Recipe lutzflcat This spicy pea salad will stand out from the classics like potato or macaroni salad. Fresh jalapeño adds a serious kick. 23 of 28 Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad View Recipe Christina Tabbouleh is traditionally made with bulgur, but this recipe uses quinoa for a lighter take on the Lebanese dish. 24 of 28 French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese View Recipe N G Angel French lentilsalso called "du Puy" lentilshave an earthy, peppery taste that gives this dish something different. Plus, they hold their shape very well, making them a great choice for salads. What Are Lentils? 25 of 28 Grilled Poblano Queso Dip View Recipe Erica Schwarz Mildly sweet, earthy poblanos bring unique flavor to queso. You can always use more cayenne if you prefer a spicier dip. 26 of 28 Crystal's Awesome Potato Salad View Recipe SunnyDaysNora You won't find bacon in this potato salad, but that certainly doesn't mean it's without flavor. Roasted red pepper and pepperoncini enhances the flavor of this creamy potato salad. These 15 Twists on Potato Salad Are the Pride of the Picnic 27 of 28 Grilled Corn Salad with Mozzarella, Bell Peppers, and Cherry Tomatoes View Recipe barbara When fresh corn is in season, grill it up for this summery salad that also features cherry tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, red onion, bell peppers, and a basil vinaigrette. 28 of 28 More Potluck Recipes: Meredith Food Studios Pictured: Judy's Strawberry Pretzel Salad Our Most Popular Potluck Recipes 17 Beloved Southern Potluck Recipes Just Like Grandma Used to Make Browse our entire collection of Potluck Recipes. Was this page helpful? Thanks for your feedback! Tell us why! Other Submit