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Scratching your head over what to make for dinner tonight? Well, you can never go wrong with a nice, yummy casserole.
Especially when packed full of tasty veggies and good-for-you ingredients, they’re the perfect comfort food idea to enjoy without guilt.
If you’re looking for the best, yummy and healthy casserole recipes to enjoy with the fam, then I’ve got you covered.
Here, I’ve gathered a nice collection of 32 jaw-dropping casserole recipes that are sure to satisfy your cravings, and leave you drooling for more.
From keto, to low carb, to whole30, to vegan and much more. There’s something for everyone, and every occasion.
These healthy casseroles are super easy to make, delicious, full of flavor, and can also easily be prepped ahead of time too.
Let’s get right into it
32 Healthy Casserole Recipes
1) Southwestern chicken casserole
If you’re looking for something that has all the yummy flavor, and only a fraction of the calories, then this southwest chicken casserole is the perfect thing for you.
Juicy chicken chunks are combined with some corn, black beans, salsa, and a couple of tasty veggies, all seasoned to perfection, and topped with more than enough cheesy goodness.
For something this good, you’ll be happy to know it delivers just around 350 calories per yummy serving, and comes together with just a few minutes of hands on time required.
2) Mexican Chicken Casserole
Looking for a healthier and more nutritious alternative to regular white rice? Quinoa is an amazing option to try out.
This delicious Mexican chicken casserole combines chicken, quinoa, black beans, and a number of tasty veggies, all blessed with a double cheese combo. Plus, it comes out at less than 300 calories.
3) Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole
Your average casserole may call for ingredients like rice, beans, etc. which are perfectly fine, but may be an issue for someone on a low carb, or even ketogenic diet.
Thankfully, people on low carb or keto diets don’t need to worry about that with this chicken, bacon, and ranch delight.
You only need a handful of ingredients and a few minutes to put this together, and it’s as tasty as can be. Also, each generous serving comes out at just 4g net carbs.
4) Healthy Broccoli Casserole
This healthy broccoli casserole is the perfect definition of comfort food. It combines broccoli, mushrooms, and cheese in the perfect creamy sauce, and topped with perfectly crispy breadcrumbs
It takes less than 10 minutes of hands-on time to get this going. And for something this good, each serving easily comes out at well under 350 calories.
5) Tuna Noodle Casserole
Craving something with a little more seafood? This tuna casserole is the perfect thing to the occasion.
With tuna, mushrooms, peas and noodles, baked to perfection in the best creamy homemade sauce, and topped with crunchy breadcrumbs, there’s just no saying no to this.
You’d be surprised at how quickly this’ll disappear once it hits the dinner table.
6) Healthy Sweet Potato Casserole
The perfect thanksgiving side dish that’s sure to have everyone reaching out for more. Thanks to a few healthier food swaps, this version comes out gluten-free, dairy-free and every bit as flavorful.
7) Healthy Green Bean Casserole
Speaking of yummy holiday favorites, this healthier green bean casserole is a must-try. From its creamy “cashew” mushroom sauce, to its tasty green bean filling, and perfectly crispy onion topping, there’s no way anyone could resist this.
This recipe is bursting with flavor, and is also 100% vegan friendly too. Each generous serving delivers only around 150 calories.
8) Skinny Cheesy Potato Casserole
All the creamy and cheesy goodness you love, and with only a fraction of the calories. That’s a pretty good bargain to me. This healthier potato casserole is sure to become one of your favorites in no time.
9) Chicken and Biscuit Casserole
This is like your favorite chicken pot pie, but in casserole form. Juicy chicken is combined with tasty veggies like carrots and peas, in the perfect creamy sauce, and topped with healthier whole-grain buttermilk biscuits.
Simple, easy, and incredibly delicious are the words you’ll use to describe this. And each generous serving comes out at under 300 calories too.
10) Healthy Breakfast Casserole
Casseroles aren’t just a dinner thing. You could definitely start your day with them too.
This yummy breakfast delight combines tasty veggies like bell peppers, potatoes and onions, alongside delicious sausage (or protein of choice), and enough cheesy goodness, all baked to perfection in a nice egg mix.
It’s simple, tasty, nutritious, and sure to keep you satisfied through the day. And you only need a couple of minutes to get this going.
11) Jalapeño Popper Chicken Casserole
If you’re a fan of the classic jalapeno poppers, then you’re going to absolutely adore this recipe. With peppers, jalapenos, juicy chicken, a nice creamy Greek yoghurt mix, and more than enough cheesy goodness, there’s really no downside to this.
It packs in a ton of flavor, as comes together with only a few short minutes of prep required. You’ll certainly be making this on repeat.
12) Big Mac Casserole
Craving a big mac? Try out this delicious big mac casserole instead. It has all the yummy goodness, minus the extra calories. Plus, you only need a few minutes to get it going.
13) Zucchini and Squash Casserole
This is a brilliant and delicious way to enjoy your veggies, even for picky eaters. It features well-seasoned, spiralized zucchini and yellow squash, baked to perfection in a nice creamy and cheesy sauce.
It takes just a few minutes to get this started, and it comes out as tasty as can be.
14) Tuna Zoodle Casserole
If you’re looking to put a healthier spin on the classic tuna noodle casserole, then this recipe is for you. Zoodles are used in the place of regular noodles here, and combined with tasty mushrooms, tuna, and a nice creamy cashew sauce.
This yummy delight comes together easily in under 30 minutes from scratch too, making it a perfect healthy weeknight dinner idea to enjoy with the fam.
15) Confetti Chicken Casserole
Eating your veggies doesn’t have to be boring. This confetti chicken casserole is the perfect combination of yummy and healthy, and is surprisingly easy to make too.
It combines juicy chicken, with bacon, and an array of colorful veggies (hence the name), like corn, kale, peppers, onions and more, all seasoned to perfection and blessed with enough cheddary goodness. Even your picky eaters are going to love this.
16) Buffalo Chicken Sweet Potato Casserole
What’s not to love about this yummy recipe? It combines chicken, bacon, and tasty veggies like sweet potatoes and broccoli, all drenched in the best buffalo sauce, and topped with some ranch and delicious cheddar.
A few short minutes is all you need to put this together, and it comes out tasting nothing short of amazing.
17) Eggplant Casserole
Your search for the perfect vegetarian casserole ends here. With eggplant, mushrooms, tomatoes, bell peppers and more, cooked to perfection and topped with a double cheese combo, this eggplant casserole is sure to have anyone drooling.
18) Creamy Lentil and Vegetable Bake
Speaking of tasty meatless casseroles to enjoy, this lentil and veggie bake is definitely a must-try. It features perfectly roasted veggies like carrots and sweet potatoes, topped with some nice creamy lentils, and a “cheese-like” cashew cream topping.
You would have never even guessed that this was vegan. It is 100%. No matter the occasion, this lentil veggie bake is sure to deliver.
19) Healthy Italian Shrimp And Rice Casserole
Juicy shrimp, cherry tomatoes and the perfect Italian seasoning are just some of the things that make this shrimp and rice casserole so good. It’s sure to be a hit with the seafood lovers and others alike. Whip this up easily in under 40 minutes from scratch and enjoy.
20) Savory Butternut Squash Casserole
Tasty chunks of roasted butternut squash, combined with juicy bacon, nuts, crushed crackers and other tasty veggies, all topped with some delicious parmesan and baked to perfection.
This healthy casserole is perfect for the holidays or any other special occasion, and incredibly easy to put together.
21) Creamy Sausage Tomato Basil Spaghetti Squash
Spaghetti squash is also another healthy pasta alternative you can enjoy. And the texture makes it more than perfect for this recipe too. Combine that with the tasty tomato, basil and sausage sauce here and you have yourself a real treat.
Simple, easy, delicious, and satisfying. Each wholesome serving comes out at around 300 calories too.
22) Creamy Garlic Spaghetti Squash Casserole
Another delicious recipe to make with this wonderful veggie. This one features spaghetti squash, sausage, and tasty veggies like mushrooms and broccoli, all baked to perfection in a tasty, creamy and diary-free garlic sauce.
It only takes 7 simple ingredients and a few short minutes to bring this to life, and it comes out nothing short of amazing.
23) Vegan Breakfast Casserole
Eggs, sausage, and cheese are common ingredients you’d find in a regular breakfast casserole. But what about a plant-based version?
This yummy vegan delight uses the best plant-based substitutes for bacon, eggs, and cheese to create the best high protein, nutritious, satisfying and 100% vegan-friendly breakfast casserole. And just a heads up. It turns out amazing too.
24) Low Carb Pizza Casserole
Now here’s an interesting idea for pizza night. A simple, low carb, and guilt free cauliflower pizza casserole. You only need 5 simple ingredients to put this together, and it is 100% gluten-free, and keto friendly too.
25) Baked Meatballs Casserole
Speaking of tasty low carb casseroles, this one is sure to leave you reaching out for more. Made with special keto-friendly breadcrumbs and more than enough cheesy goodness, this meatball casserole is sure to satisfy your cravings without throwing you off ketosis.
Each generous serving contains only 3g net carbs, and comes together very easily too.
26) Sweet Potato Sausage Breakfast Casserole
This is the perfect healthy breakfast to keep you fueled up through the day.
Thanks to the veggies like sweet potatoes, peppers and kale, and sufficient protein like eggs and sausage, this breakfast casserole is both healthy, nutritious and incredibly satisfying. And it can also easily be made ahead of time too.
27) Unstuffed Cabbage Casserole
Everything you love about cabbage rolls, minus the extra hassle. This recipe comes together way more quickly and easily than your classic stuffed cabbage rolls, and is every bit as delicious.
28) Teriyaki Tofu-Tempeh Casserole
Forget the meat. This vegan teriyaki tofu, and tempeh casserole is nutritious, tasty, and high in protein. At 34g of healthy plant protein, you’ll be more than satisfied. To make it even healthier, try swapping out the rice for some brown rice or cauliflower rice.
29) Butternut Squash Quinoa Casserole
For this yummy delight, chunks of butternut squash are combined with quinoa, black beans, corn and a couple of other tasty veggies, and topped with gracious amounts of cheesy goodness.
You can easily make this recipe 100% plant-based by leaving out the cheese, or opting in for plant-based cheese instead. Either ways, it comes out great.
30) Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Casserole
Imagine your favorite spinach artichoke dip, but now in casserole form. Combine that with some well-cooked quinoa, and it becomes a nice, tasty and satisfying dish, ready with just a few minutes of prep.
31) Turkey Taco Bake
The perfect dish for taco nights. Juicy ground beef, with black beans, corn, peppers and other tasty veggies, seasoned to perfection and blessed with sufficient amounts of cheese.
There’s no saying no to this. Toss in your favorite taco toppings and you’re good to go.
32) Cheesy Caprese Chicken and Quinoa Casserole
This delight features everything you love about the caprese salad. The juicy tomatoes, the tasty mozzarella, the unique flavor of basil, and so on.
Mixed in with some quinoa, well-seasoned chicken, and more cheesy goodness, this casserole is worth they hype it gets. Plus, it comes together in just about 30 minutes from start to finish too.
Which of these healthy casserole recipes are you trying next? Let me know down in the comments.