15 Comforting Meatless Lasagna Recipes
With luscious layers of cheese, veggies, and sauce, no one will miss the meat in these vegetarian lasagna recipes. Go plant-heavy with dishes that highlight vegetables like spinach and mushrooms, or get creative with homemade sauces like pesto and Alfredo. No matter what you choose, you're sure to find a new favorite in these 15 meatless lasagna recipes.
Note: Many varieties of cheese, including classic lasagna choices like Parmesan and Pecorino Romano, aren't vegetarian due to using rennet, an animal-derived firming agent. You can find vegetarian-specific cheeses by contacting the company and asking about their processes, or choosing from this helpful list.
Gina's Creamy Mushroom Lasagna
Roasted Butternut Squash and Garlic Lasagna
Simple Spinach Lasagna
By using a few shortcut ingredients, this lasagna only requires half an hour of prep before going into the oven. Frozen spinach is the star, along with jarred spaghetti sauce and lots and lots of cheese.
Black Bean Lasagna
A Southwestern twist makes this recipe a standout in the lasagna category. Black beans, corn, and bell peppers make up the veggie trio, which is then tucked into layers of noodles, salsa, and ricotta cheese.
Hearty Vegetable Lasagna
Reviewer *Sherri* says, "Very delish! And healthy. You can use just about any veggies you want." This decadent meatless lasagna recipe is the perfect excuse to clean out the produce drawer by mixing up the filling with different vegetables.
The words "vegan" and "lasagna" aren't often combined in the same sentence, but this recipe is here to change all that. Seasoned, mashed tofu makes a surprisingly similar stand in for creamy ricotta cheese.
Artichoke Spinach Lasagna
"I have made this recipe now several times, and it always comes out perfect," says LauraKKH. "Even people who hate spinach love this recipe."
Easy Vegetarian Red Beans Lasagna
Whether you're looking for a low-carb dinner, or need a gluten-free dish, this easy zucchini lasagna is here to help. "Zoodles" are thin slices of zucchini that act in place of traditional wheat noodles.
Lasagna Alfredo Roll Ups
Having a tough time choosing between lasagna or Alfredo pasta? Combine them! The best part is that since the noodles are individual roll ups, serving is even easier than traditional layered lasagna.
Pesto Polenta Lasagna
Perfect for when you're craving lasagna but low on time, this recipe utilizes a few convenient ingredients to get dinner on the table quickly. Sliced polenta stands in for noodles and is layered with pine nuts, mozzarella, and two types of sauces before baking.
Veggie Lasagna Florentine
"I have been looking for a good vegetable lasagna recipe for a long time, and this one was great. The homemade red sauce is a little time consuming but definitely worth it," says DEENA HALL.
Lasagna Roll Ups
Serving lasagna to a crowd is so much easier with this recipe that makes individual roll ups. The creator, BETTIE, gives a helpful tip: "This is a good freeze and eat later meal," she says. "You can individually freeze the roll ups on a cookie sheet and place in a freezer bag."
Spicy Vegetarian Lasagna
Four types of bell pepper — red, orange, yellow, and green — star in this meat-free lasagna. Adjust the use of red pepper flakes to your heat preference, remove it for a mild meal, or crank up the amount for a spicy kick.