The Paleo diet may be known for its love for good old-fashioned meat, but we can’t feast on beefy hamburgers alone. If you’re looking for a burger fix but would like to get your fill of daily greens, try these 17 veggie burger recipes.
Whatever type of veggie burger recipes you desire, this list has you covered.
Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers
Sweet potatoes, spinach, flaxseed and almond meal provide you with a powerful nutrient fix in this veggie burger.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers
Sweet Potato and Broccoli Veggie Burgers
Sweet potato and broccoli patties are layered with avocado and then smothered in a creamy cilantro sauce.
Recipe: Tasty Yummies | Sweet Potato and Broccoli Veggie Burgers
Cauliflower Sweet Potato Burger
Piled high with mashed avocado and Paleo Sriracha aioli, this cauliflower-sweet potato patty is as rich as it is healthy.
Recipe: Feed Me Phoebe | Cauliflower Sweet Potato Burger
Roasted Beet and Fennel Burgers
With fresh-ground almonds and roasted beets, this veggie burger is uniquely nutty in taste and texture.
Recipe: The Pig and Quill | Roasted Beet and Fennel Burgers
Paleo Veggie Burger
This unique blend of hearty vegetables (like cauliflower and carrots) joins walnuts for a sturdy and savory patty.
Recipe: Mom Foodie | Paleo Veggie Burger
Raw Yam Burgers
The addition of dates gives this raw veggie burger its unique sweetness.
Recipe: This Rawsome Vegan Life | Raw Yam Burgers
Cauliflower Turmeric Burgers
A crispy, chewy cauliflower burger that even carnivores will adore, with the additional health kick of turmeric—what’s not to love?
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Cauliflower Turmeric Burgers
Shredded Veggie Burgers
Transform heads of shredded zucchini and carrots into crispy and meaty burger patties with this irresistible recipe.
Recipe: The Dreaming Foodie | Shredded Veggie Burgers
Cauliflower, Sweet Potato and Zucchini Burger
These patties are truly veggie-packed, with cauliflower, sweet potato, zucchini, carrot and kale all making an appearance.
Recipe: Eat. Drink. Fly. | Cauliflower, Sweet Potato and Zucchini Burger
Paleo Apple Meatless Vegetarian Burger
Enjoy this unique dish savory or sweet! Eat with some Paleo mustard for lunch or with a drizzle of maple syrup for breakfast!
Recipe: Paleo Porn | Paleo Apple Meatless Vegetarian Burgers
Portabella Mushroom Burger
Vegetable patties can be as simple as one patty-like vegetable, like portabella mushrooms! These mushrooms get coated in a garlicky balsamic marinade. Use a Paleo-compliant homemade Worcestershire sauce or substitute coconut aminos to keep it strictly Paleo.
Recipe: A Garden for the House | Portabella Mushroom Burger
Paleo, Vegan and Gluten-Free Veggie Burgers
Egg-free friends, this burger is for you! As the recipe suggests, just replace the eggs with flax egg substitute and enjoy the sweet potato-laden burgers.
Recipe: Apples to Zoodles | Paleo, Vegan and Gluten-Free Veggie Burgers
Plantain Seed Burger
Yes, you can make burgers with plantains, thanks to the help of hemp and sunflower seeds. Be sure to make the accompanying creamy tahini-basil pepper sauce.
Recipe: Purely Twins | Plantain Seed Burger
Protein-Rich Mushroom Patties with Herbs
The perfect dish to whip up after a tough workout, these mushroom patties come packed with hemp seeds, flax seeds and protein powder.
Recipe: Gourmandelle | Protein-Rich Mushroom Patties with Herbs
Veggie Burger Stacks
These gorgeous veggie burger stacks are first loaded up with vegetables, then piled high with roasted beets, zucchini ribbons, tomatoes and basil pesto.
Recipe: Gluten Free Happy Tummy | Veggie Burger Stacks
Caribbean Sweet Potato Patties with Spicy Coconut and Spinach Sauce
Savory sweet potato patties soak up creamy callaloo sauce, while spicy Scotch bonnet peppers kick things up a notch in this Caribbean recipe.
Recipe: Cook Eat Live Vegetarian | Caribbean Sweet Potato Patties with Spicy Coconut and Spinach Sauce
Best Veggie Burger
Not only does this burger satisfy a variety of dietary restrictions, its bright red pop of color (thanks to beets) makes it a gorgeous meal.
Recipe: Spoonful of Health | Best Veggie Burger
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