Vegetarian Enchilada Recipes

Looking for unique vegetarian enchilada recipes? Find recipes for potato enchiladas, bean and cheese enchiladas, sweet potato enchiladas, zucchini enchiladas, and so many more.

Staff Picks

3-Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: 4 stars 47
Cheese enchiladas are easy to make and perfect for a weeknight dinner!

Bountiful Garden Zucchini Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 72
These vegetarian enchiladas are easy to make, delicious and very filling. They are also very accommodating to modifications. I frequently add mushrooms and other vegetables.

Authentic Mexican Enchiladas

Rating: 4 stars 79
This is the real thing! Corn tortillas are dipped in a home made sauce, fried, filled with Mexican queso fresco, then topped with sour cream, lettuce and tomato. My mother in law is from Mexico and taught me to make this delicious dish! Serve with authentic refried beans, it has a taste different from the norm--so good!

Black Bean and Rice Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 150
These vegetarian black bean and rice enchiladas are just as satisfying as those served in restaurants.

Spinach Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 1414
If you like spinach and Mexican food, you'll love these easy vegetarian enchiladas made with ricotta cheese and spinach.

Avocado Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 3
Vegetarian Avocado enchiladas with black beans and Cheddar cheese.

Refried Bean and Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 42
Very yummy! I grew up making these with my mom and sisters, and everyone I knew loved them! They're easy to make and incredibly tempting! Add chicken or cilantro if you like. I suggest pairing it with easy-to-make boxed Mexican rice.

Cheese Enchiladas

Rating: 4 stars 132
Quick and easy cheese enchiladas!

Spinach Enchiladas Verde

Rating: 4.5 stars 403
This is super simple, and even hard-core Texan meat eaters who have never eaten a vegetable in their lives like it. You can substitute yogurt for the sour cream if you want a lighter version.

Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 215
A twist on the traditional, using sweet potatoes. Easy and filling and liked even by those that don't normally eat sweet potatoes. The flavor will surprise you! Garnish with sour cream and salsa if you like.


Rating: 4.5 stars 117
This is a great way to use some of the fresh garden vegetables abundant at this time of year. Zucchini, mushrooms, onion, and tomatoes are cooked until tender, wrapped in warm tortillas, topped with cheese and baked until bubbly.

Cheesy Vegetarian Enchilada Casserole

Rating: 4 stars 4
Quick and easy cheesy enchilada casserole. Takes only 6 ingredients to make this popular one-pan amazing Mexican vegetarian dinner dish! Garnish with green onions and sour cream if desired.

Inspiration and Ideas

Refried Bean and Cheese Enchiladas
Rating: Unrated 42
"Just follow the recipe as written, make a side of spicy rice, and you'll have a tasty, hearty meal in no time!" – Becky
Easy Mashed Potato and Veggie Enchiladas
Rating: Unrated 258
"Delicious! Made this with homemade mashed potatoes and a taco cheese blend." – Paula Mercier
Vegetarian Spinach and Mushroom Enchiladas
Rating: 5 stars 3

Delicious meatless enchiladas. You can vary the amounts of cheese and cream sauce to make them as light or heavy as you like. I use 3 to 5 varieties of mushrooms. Various oyster varieties, buttons, and baby portobello.