10 Vegan Meatloaf Recipes

With meat prices rising, looking for plant-based alternatives to the recipes you love just makes sense. Meatloaf is an easy and quick dinner you can pop on the table without too much fuss, and these vegan meatloaf recipes are sure to satisfy all meatloaf lovers!

I find that cooking a “main dish” that is vegan is challenging to get just right. However, these vegan meatloaf recipes are delicious- they do not taste mushy and are sure to satisfy the whole family, and are very budget-friendly!

One of the best ways to save money while living frugally is to switch to plant-based proteins instead of meat-based ones. These vegan meatloaf recipes are great to add to your menu rotation. Think of all the money you will save by not buying a package of ground beef!

I call for frugal moms everywhere to try some of these vegan meatloaf recipes and get your family eating a little bit more healthily!

Try one of these hearty vegan meatloaf recipes, and let me know if you love them!

10 Hearty Vegan Meatloaf Recipes

Chickpea Loaf by Conflicted Vegan

Chickpea Loaf by Conflicted Vegan

Turn chickpeas into a meatless loaf that hits the spot and satisfies the whole family while being budget-friendly.

Black Bean Loaf by Long Wait for Isabella

Black Bean Loaf by Long Wait for Isabella

This meatless meatloaf has such a hearty, satisfying flavor and a great texture too! Make this for dinner, and if you are lucky, have a slice as a sandwich for lunch the next day!

This Mushroom-Walnut Meatless Loaf w/ Ketchup Glaze

Walnut Meatloaf by Vegan Huggs

Walnuts instead of meat? Well, that is a delicious idea to try asap! This Mushroom-Walnut Meatless Loaf with Ketchup Glaze is hearty and delicious.

Vegetarian Special K roast

Special K Loaf by A Mummy Too

Cereal isn’t just for breakfast with this one-of-a-kind, special k loaf! This Special K Loaf promises to be a great dinner that fills you up with good stuff!

Juicy Vegan Lentil Loaf

Lentil Loaf by My Pure Plants

Lentils are such a great alternative to meat for this loaf. This makes for a really great meatless loaf that the whole family will love.

Easy Vegan Lentil Loaf With Flaxseed Flour

Flaxseed Lentil Loaf by Any Reason Vegan

There is something about flaxseeds that I cannot resist. This loaf has a slightly nutty flavor and is so satisfying!

Mushroom, Walnut, Black Bean Meatloaf by Rhian's Recipes

Mushroom, Walnut, Black Bean Meatloaf by Rhian’s Recipes

Mix up some good stuff like mushrooms, black beans, and walnuts to make a mouthwatering vegan meatloaf!

Vegan Cauliflower Lentil Loaf

Cauliflower Lentil Loaf by Strength and Sunshine

Cauliflower is the perfect addition to lentils for a vegan loaf that is gluten-free and so yummy!


Kidney Bean Loaf by Conflicted Vegan

Kidney beans are a great way to make a budget friendly dinner that is delicious and unique.

Chickpea and Mushroom Meatloaf by Vegan in the Freezer

Chickpea and Mushroom Meatloaf by Vegan in the Freezer

Combine two favorites, and what do you get? One incredible meatless loaf is what you get! As a plus, this would be great as sandwiches too!


Instead of take-out, making dinner every night is one of the best ways to save money. If any of these vegan meatloaf recipes are perfect for you, try making a double batch and freezing it for a quick supper on a night when you just can’t cook. You’ll save money on take-out and have a healthy meal waiting for you!

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