30 Plant-Based Power Bowl Recipes to Fuel You Through Your Day

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Get out of your dinner rut or find inspiration for next week’s meal plan with this plant-based power bowl recipe roundup. These recipes are nutrient-rich to fuel you through even your busiest days. Time to get busy pinning the recipes below!

I am certainly no stranger to the infamous power bowl. It’s one of the easiest meals to throw together with whatever foods you have on hand and call it a day. Power bowls are a great go-to lunch or dinner during busy week days or even on lazy weekend nights.

The thing I love most about power bowls? There are endless ways to dress up your bowl with various grains, vegetables, nuts and seeds, protein sources and sauces. Feeling like Asian food tonight? Whip up this Asian Quinoa Power Bowl with Miso Dressing. Or how about Mexican? Then how about this Wild Rice Burrito Bowl with Cilantro-Lime Avocado Dressing! Whatever cuisine you’re feeling like at the moment, chances are I’ve got you covered with this roundup of 30 delicious and satisfying plant-based power bowl recipes below!

Now, hope you’re not too hungry because your eyes are about to have a feast with these drool worthy photos and recipes from some of my favorite fellow foodies. You can’t say I didn’t warn you.

Get Your Ultimate Guide to Power Bowls

This free guide includes:

  • the 6 key steps to build the perfect power bowl
  • 4 power bowl sauce recipes to take your bowl to the next level
  • your very own grocery list and meal prep timeline
  • guidelines for ordering a healthy power bowl at a restaurant

Breakfast-Themed Power Bowl Options

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Lentil Spaghetti Squash Breakfast Bowl by Fit Mitten Kitchen

Spring Breakfast Salad by The Lean Green Bean

Coconut Banana Berry Breakfast Power Bowl by Made to Glow

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Gluten-Free Breakfast Power Bowls by Cotter Crunch

Mexican-Themed Power Bowl Recipes

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Southwestern Veggie Bowl with Black Bean Hummus by Pumpkin & Peanut Butter

Wild Rice Burrito Bowl with Cilantro Lime Avocado Dressing by Diary of an Ex Sloth

Chipotle-Inspired Sweet Potato & Black Bean Power Bowl by FitLiving Eats by Carly Paige

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Vegan Burrito Bowl & Pineapple Salsa by Apollo & Luna

One Pot Mexican Quinoa by Hungry by Nature

Southwest Quinoa Power Bowl with Honey Lime Dressing by Fit Mitten Kitchen

Asian-Themed Power Bowls

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Sushi Burrito Bowl by Fooduzzi

Thai Zucchini Noodle Bowls by Fooduzzi

Deconstructed Veggie Sushi Bowl by The Fit Foodie Mama

Shaved Purple Asparagus & Asian Vegetable Soba Noodles by Strength & Sunshine

Raw Spiralized Thai Salad by Strength & Sunshine

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Asian Quinoa Power Bowl with Miso Ginger Dressing by FitLiving Eats

Thai Vegetable Curry Bowl by Fairyburger

BBQ-Themed Power Bowls

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Hawaiian BBQ Tofu Bowls by Emilie Eats

Seasonal-Inspired Power Bowl Favorites

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Nourishing Spring Macro Bowl by RachLMansfield

Blood Orange Quinoa Salad by Emilie Eats

Simple Spring Power Bowl by My Healthyish Life

Winter Harvest Power Bowl to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth by FitLiving Eats by Carly Paige

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Coconut Rice and Watermelon Salad Bowls by Cotter Crunch

Green Goddess Glow Bowl by The Glowing Fridge

Autumn-Inspired Fig Balsamic Power Bowl by FitLiving Eats by Carly Paige

Veggie-licious Power Bowls

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Power to the Protein Bowl by Let’s Get Living

Forbidden Rice & Veggie Glow Bowl by The Glowing Fridge

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Spicy Cauliflower Power Bowl by Pumpkin & Peanut Butter

Vegan Beet Greens, Beets & Black Japonica Rice by Apollo & Luna

The Vegan Buddha Bowl by Well and Full


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Get Your Ultimate Guide to Power Bowls

This free guide includes:

  • the 6 key steps to build the perfect power bowl
  • 4 power bowl sauce recipes to take your bowl to the next level
  • your very own grocery list and meal prep timeline
  • guidelines for ordering a healthy power bowl at a restaurant

-Carly Paige

The Cookbook You'll Actually Use

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Simply Swapped Everyday

Simply Swapped Everyday is your guide to elevating the everyday through mindful methods, ingredient swaps and over 75 plant-powered recipes. Cooking healthy foods at home has never been easier or more delicious!

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