If you’ve ever tried substituting spaghetti squash in place of real spaghetti, then you know it’s nothing like the real thing. It is, however, packed full of healthy nutrients and makes a great alternative for those looking for a low carb meal.
While some might think it tastes delicious served on it’s own, there are a plethora of creative recipes out there to please all kinds of palates. Here are 32 ways to eat this delicious vegetable that are sure to inspire you!
BBQ Spaghetti Squash and Chickpea Fritters // Chickpeas give these tasty BBQ fritters satiating protein that’s sure to keep you full for hours.
Chili Stuffed Spaghetti Squash Bowls // Stuffed with a hearty two-bean chili, these bowls make for a perfect fall meal. Recipe from Making Thyme for Health.
Thai Peanut and Broccoli Stuffed Spaghetti Squash // You’ll forget all about the noodles with this Thai-inspired dish from Connoisseurus Veg.
Spaghetti Squash with Garlicky Kale Pesto and Sun-Dried Tomatoes // Getting your serving of vegetables has never been more flavorful thanks to this garlic infused pesto and tangy sundried tomatoes.
BBQ Spaghetti Squash Pizza // She Likes Food shows how delicious this squash can be on pizza, especially when it’s topped with tangy BBQ sauce.
Spaghetti Squash Lasagna Bake // Looking for a meal to serve to guests? This lasagna bake from Minimalist Baker is sure to please!
Pulled Spaghetti Squash Tacos with Avocado Slaw // Taco Tuesday just got a lot more exciting thanks to this unique take on tacos.
Mediterranean Spaghetti Squash Bowls // Packed full of fresh ingredients and topped with a flavorful pesto, it doesn’t get much better than this mediterranean-inspired recipe from Cookie + Kate.
Mushroom Bolognese Spaghetti Squash Casserole // Hearty mushrooms replace the meat in this comforting bolognese casserole from The Roasted Root.
Vegan Creamy Pesto Spaghetti Squash Bake // You won’t miss the cream in this satisfying vegan pesto bake from Connoisseurus Veg.
Spaghetti Squash with Vegan Tomato Basil Cream Sauce // Hummusapien uses cashews for a super creamy tomato basil sauce that will make you hungry for seconds.
Spinach Artichoke Pesto Spaghetti Squash Bowls // Craving spinach and artichoke dip? Try this recipe from Making Thyme for Health that incorporates the flavors in a healthy meal.
Italian-Style Spaghetti Squash Fritters // If you love Italian food then you’ll go crazy for the flavor of these savory fritters.
Spaghetti Squash Caprese // Fashionable Foods uses fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella in this Caprese style skillet dinner.
Spaghetti Squash with Broccoli-Pumpkin Seed Pesto // Broccoli and pumpkin seeds offer a superfood spin on this dish from The Roasted Root.
Spaghetti Squash Hash Browns // All you need is 2 ingredients to make these veggie-filled hash browns from The Honour System.
Broccoli Cheddar Spaghetti Squash Casserole // Greek yogurt, cheddar and gruyere cheese give this casserole a super creamy and comforting flavor. Recipe from Making Thyme for Health.
Stewed Spaghetti Squash // This unique squash is delicious as well as entertaining, with its spaghetti-like flesh. Serve as a side dish with grain pilafs that include quinoa or wild rice.
Spaghetti Squash Quinoa and Parmesan Fritters // Quinoa gives these fritters from Julia’s Album an added boost of protein and iron.
Squash Noodle Soup with Healing Turmeric-Ginger Broth // Golubka Kitchen uses squash in place of noodles in this super nourishing soup.
Quinoa and Lentil Bolognese with Spaghetti Squash // Simply Quinoa tops her squash with a heart and filling vegan bolognese made from quinoa and lentils.
Spaghetti Squash Peanut Noodles // Love peanut sauce? You’ll go nuts for this healthier version from Eat Within Your Means.
Asparagus Quiche with Spaghetti Squash Crust // Tasty Kitchen puts a fun spin on quiche with this grain-free crust.
Pulled BBQ Spaghetti Squash Sliders // Pickles and crunchy coleslaw add dimension and texture to these pulled BBQ sliders from Hot for Food.
Spaghetti Squash Peanut Stir Fry // You’ll feel like a million bucks after eating this veggie packed peanut stir-fry from Emilie Eats.
Spaghetti Squash Burrito Bowls // Love Chipotle? Skip the line and opt for this grain-free version from Making Thyme for Health.
Caramelized Onion Spaghetti Squash // Caramelized onions and mushrooms are a match made in heaven in this recipe from The Almond Eater.
Spaghetti Squash Mung Bean Lasagna // Mung beans, mushrooms and almond ricotta make for a beautiful and satisfying lasagna. Recipe from Golubka Kitchen.
Spaghetti Squash with Artichoke Cream Sauce // Hummusapien uses artichokes and raw cashews to create a creamy plant-based sauce that’s sure to please.
Garlic and Herb Spaghetti Squash Boats // Those looking for a simple yet flavorful way to serve squash will love this easy option from She Likes Food.
Veggie Fajita Stuffed Spaghetti Squash // Eating healthy has never been easier thanks to this fajita stuffed squash from Cook Nourish Bliss.
Gluten-free Spaghetti Squash Pizza Crust // Looking for a low carb pizza? All you need is 7 ingredients to make this recipe from Shared Appetite.