20 Lunches You Can Make in Less Than 20 Minutes

Sometimes, meal prep just doesn’t happen. Whether it’s because you didn’t have time to do your usual prep or hate meal prep more than anything, that can make quick, easy-to-pull-together meals even more of a necessity. After all, there are only so many frozen meals you can microwave. From lunch breaks to those times when you’re just hangry, there are all kinds of instances when you’d benefit from a super quick and easy meal. We rounded up 20 that all come together in about 20 minutes or less, so you have plenty of time to make and eat your lunch without having to resort to that bag of chips in your cupboard.

 

1. Burrata and Roasted Asparagus and Tomato Salad

Source: Foodie Crush

 

2. Shrimp Spaghetti Aglio e Olio

Source: My Food Story

 

3. Sun-Dried Tomato, Spinach, and Ricotta Grilled Cheese

 

4. One-Pot Cacio e Pepe Israeli Couscous

 

5. Kung Pao Noodles

 

6. Kale, Apple, and Chickpea Salad with Vegan Feta

 

7. Ahi Tuna Poke and Mango Salad

Source: Foodie Crush

 

8. Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

 

9. Stovetop Mac and Cheese

 

10. Super Quick Avocado Shrimp Salad

Source: Pinch of Yum

 

11. Summer Pesto Pasta Salad

 

12. Thai Basil Chicken

Source: My Food Story

 

13. Easy Nachos

 

14. 15-Minute Black Bean and Corn Vegan Quesadillas

 

15. Chopped Italian Salad

 

16. BLT with Lemon Basil Mayo

 

17. Mango Black Bean Quesadillas

 

18. Mexican Street Corn Tostadas

Source: Isabel Eats

 

19. 15-Minute Shrimp Lettuce Wraps with Sweet Chili Mayo

 

20. Chickpea Tuna Salad