Amazingly cheap, easy lunch ideas for work
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Nothing is worse than a hard day at work paired with the same old, boring, and often unhealthy lunch. Work might be challenging, but you can make it easier by using these ideas for work lunches.
Easy lunch ideas for work
This is the easiest, quickest, and tastiest quesadilla recipe that only requires four ingredients-ham, cheese, hard-boiled egg and a corn, wheat or gluten-free tortilla. This is one quick lunch idea for work because in less than 15 minutes, you’ll have a delicious meal waiting for you.
The easiest, quickest, and tastiest quesadilla recipe
Sandwiches are one of the most popular cold lunch ideas for work. If you're tired of making the same sandwiches, try this delicious chicken sandwich recipe. It really ticks the box for quick lunch ideas for work.
Quick and easy chicken sandwich recipe
Tuna poke bowl
This popular Japanese dish is the perfect lunch option for those looking for something extra creative yet still easy and quick to make.
Homemade tuna poke bowl recipe
Authentic Latin tostones
Here's a cheap lunch idea for work that's easy to make. Just fry the plantains and top them with cheese, mayonnaise, and ketchup.
Authentic Latin tostones recipe
Pad Thai Recipe
This wonderful noodle stir-fry originates from Thailand's rich cuisine culture. It combines dry rice noodles, stir-fried vegetables, shrimp, and an incredibly fresh, sweet, and tangy Pad Thai sauce.
Pad Thai Recipe
This quick quiche recipe shows you how easy quiche is to make. After making this recipe, you will want to keep it close in your ‘simple lunch ideas for work’ folder.
Crustless Quiche Recipe
Healthy lunch ideas for work
Whether you use storebought or homemade Pesto sauce, it will add fresh flavour to this pasta and several health benefits. This is the perfect recipe for our pasta lovers.
Quick and easy pesto pasta salad recipe
Cucumber and Feta cheese sushi
Quick lunch ideas for work? This recipe is ideal if you like sushi and want a healthy option. It takes a few minutes to prepare and is very delicious.
Homemade cucumber and Feta cheese sushi recipe
Deli-style tuna sandwich
In addition to a healthy bread choice, this tuna sandwich with mayo, Dijon mustard, shredded iceberg lettuce, cornichons, and pepperoncini also makes for a quick and healthy summer lunch.
Deli-Style Tuna Sandwich
Smoked salmon sandwich with fresh cheese, avocado and broccoli hummus
Another great sandwich recipe to try is this smoked salmon sandwich. The delicious flavour and many health benefits of salmon make it a popular fish around the world. Every ingredient plays its part in making this a tasty sandwich - another one for the ‘cheap lunch ideas for work’ folder.
Healthy smoked salmon sandwich with fresh cheese, avocado and broccoli hummus
Barramundi is an excellent fish to add to your diet. This recipe shows how to prepare barramundi accompanied by asparagus and a scrumptious brown butter sauce. It is the perfect healthy idea for lunch.
Homemade crispy and tasty Barramundi recipe
How to make pearl couscous salad?
Lettuce wraps are an enjoyable cheap lunch idea for work. You can make these healthy, fresh and light wraps with this simple recipe.
Fresh, light, easy, tasty and healthy lettuce wraps recipe
Vegetarian lunch ideas for work
Veggie stack with melted cheese
You'll love this colourful combination of grilled vegetables layered with melted cheese. To enjoy the full flavour, remember to warm this dish just before eating.
Delicious veggie stack with melted cheese
Stuffed zucchini flowers
This vegetarian lunch idea is incredibly tasty and quite simple to make, so you're missing out if you haven't tried it yet. This delicious recipe gives a taste of crispiness on the outside and zucchini, carrot, and onion filling that will melt in your mouth.
Homemade Zucchini flowers Italian recipe
Basic skillet kale
This recipe combines curly kale leaves wilted quickly in simmering water with lemon zest, extra-virgin olive oil, and red pepper flakes. In under 15 minutes you’ll have a work lunch that couldn't be easier or healthier.
Basic Skillet Kale
Lebanese Fatoosh salad
This is a simple and affordable vegetarian salad from Lebanon. It includes ingredients such as greens, vegetables and your choice of chopped tortilla chips or croutons. It’s the perfect light lunch for our weight watchers.
Authentic Lebanese Fatoosh salad recipe
Another delicious salad option is this healthy and mouth-watering chickpea salad. This salad is best eaten after being refrigerated for an hour which makes it a great cold lunch idea for work.
Healthy and delicious chickpea salad
Keto cheese puff
All you need is mimolette or gouda or manchego or parmesan cheese and 10 minutes. It definitely doesn’t get simpler, quicker or cheaper than this recipe.
Homemade keto cheese puff recipe
Cheese panini pizza
This homemade cheese panini pizza is for our pizza and sandwich lovers. For those seeking a creative alternative, this is an easy-to-make, tasty lunch idea.
Quick and easy homemade cheese panini pizza recipe