Healthy Beef Main Dish Recipes

Browse recipes for healthy beef main dishes, including many Allrecipes favorites, lightened up a bit, and still delicious.

Community Picks

Flavorful Beef Stir-Fry

Rating: 4.5 stars 153
A beef stir-fry that has wonderful flavors without using a ton of spices. Fresh ginger mixes will with the soy sauce and makes a quick and easy sauce. Lots of veggies add color and crunch.

Healthier Sloppy Joes II

Rating: 4.5 stars 51
This healthier version of sloppy joes includes more veggies and real garlic. Be sure to serve on whole wheat buns!

Easy and Quick Swiss Steak

Rating: 4 stars 117
This was my favorite growing up. I was amazed when I was older and asked my mom for the recipe how EASY it is! A small amount of prep. time, a day in the slow cooker, and you'll be amazed! It sounds too simple to be good... TRUST me! This gets RAVE reviews when we make it! The amount of vegetables is only an estimate. Use as many or as few as you choose. When it's done, you will have a yummy gravy, and will have to carefully dig for the steak pieces.

Healthier Swedish Meatballs

Rating: 5 stars 6
This recipe is a healthier take on a classic Swedish meatballs dish without sacrificing the elegance or taste. No one will ever know from tasting this dish that it is a lighter, healthier version.

Healthier Beef Stroganoff III

Rating: 4.5 stars 51
Fresh mushrooms, light sour cream and less butter give Donna's classic stroganoff recipe a healthier twist. Be sure to serve over whole wheat noodles!

Leftover Roast Beef Hash

Rating: 4.5 stars 19
Our family always has leftover roast beef and this recipe is a great way to finish it up!

Slow Cooker Apple Cider Pot Roast

Rating: 3 stars 22
Melt-in-your-mouth fall meal! You must give this recipe a try!

Sirloin Marinara

Rating: 4 stars 139
This sounded good one day, and I decided to make it for dinner one night, and my family loved it. Try serving over garlic mashed potatoes.
By Lanelle

Aussie Beef and Peppers with Gnocchi

Rating: 4 stars 33
This is a tasty dish that never fails to impress here in Australia!
By Jayda

Taco Beef and Pasta

Rating: 4 stars 33
This is a low fat and deliciously filling meal with lots of flavor . Serve with crusty bread and a tossed green salad.

Healthier Italian Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs

Rating: 4.5 stars 12
We added carrot and fresh garlic to this spaghetti sauce, and even made the meatballs healthier by using whole wheat breadcrumbs and fresh parsley. We suggest serving over the whole grain pasta of your choice.

Healthier Easy Meatloaf

Rating: 4 stars 18
This no-fail recipe for meatloaf doesn't take long to make and is healthier with lean ground beef, low-fat milk, whole wheat bread crumbs, some fresh parsley, and carrot.

Inspiration and Ideas

Healthier Brown Sugar Meatloaf
Rating: Unrated 165
"This was delicious! Everybody in the family enjoyed it—including kids ages 4 and 1, which perhaps was best of all." – gomattmorgan
Healthier Awesome Slow Cooker Pot Roast
Rating: Unrated 35
"Delicious and healthy with the vegetables added." – hollyboggie
Healthier Stuffed Peppers
Rating: 4.5 stars 143

Stuffed peppers made with brown rice, lean ground beef, and bell peppers.