Incredible Burrito Bowl Recipes
Finding weeknight dinner recipes that are healthy, quick, easy, and kid-friendly can be difficult, but we’ve found the solution—burrito bowls. Burrito bowls are versatile because you can fill them with any grain, protein, and fresh toppings to fit your family’s taste. These homemade burrito bowls are healthier than takeout or restaurant options, and there are endless flavor possibilities with burrito bowl recipes. To build a well-rounded burrito bowl, start with a base like cilantro-lime rice, brown rice, quinoa, or even cauliflower rice. Next, add a protein like shrimp, chicken, steak, or chickpeas. From there, you can pile on healthy toppings like sautéed veggies, guacamole, homemade Pico de Gallo, black beans, corn, and more. The kids will love the Mexican flavors of these burrito bowls, and you’ll love the healthy, low-carb benefits. These homemade burrito bowls take around 30 minutes or less to get on the table, and there are some slow-cooker options that require almost no hands-on time. With tons of ingredient and preparation variety, these homemade burrito bowl recipes will continuously be in your weeknight dinner rotation.
Recipe: Burrito Bowls
Add chicken, beef, or shrimp to this meatless burrito bowl if your family has a favorite and set up a toppings bar for the kids.
Chalupa Dinner Bowl
Recipe: Chalupa Dinner Bowl
This slow-cooker recipe is an easy hands-off option for Mexican night.
Southwest Chicken Cutlet Rice Bowl
This fresh weeknight dinner has just enough heat, and microwaveable rice makes prep even faster.
Grilled Chicken and Quinoa Burrito Bowls with Avocado Salsa
The avocado salsa on this healthy burrito bowl might be our new favorite salsa recipe to jazz up any Mexican dish or have with chips.
Spicy Shrimp Burrito Bowls
Recipe: Spicy Shrimp Burrito Bowls
Seasoned shrimp, cilantro lime rice, and corn and black bean salsa make for a bowl that’s filled with flavor.
Chicken Burrito Bowl with Cilantro Lime Rice
Better Than Chipotle Homemade Steak Burrito Bowls
Chipotle fans will have to try this recipe to see if they agree with its name, but the homemade cilantro lime marinade on the steak is a game-changer.
Easy Sweet Potato & Black Bean Burrito Bowls
Sweet potatoes are ideal for the season, and these bowls are a fresh meatless option that will still fill your family up.
Fiesta Ranch Chicken Burrito Bowls with Chipotle Avocado Ranch Crema
Ranch lovers, this is the burrito bowl for you. You’ll want to add the chipotle avocado ranch crema to every dish, wrap, or salad you make.
Steak Fajita Burrito Bowls
Burrito Bowl Stuffed Peppers
Recipe: Burrito Bowl Stuffed Peppers
With microwaveable rice and easy prep, this light meal is ready in less than 30 minutes. You can add a protein or additional toppings as you wish.
Barbacoa Burrito Bowls
Recipe: Barbacoa Burrito Bowls
Put the roast in the slow cooker in the morning and it’s ready to eat when you get home for dinner.
Spicy Chipotle Chickpea Burrito Bowls
If you like a little heat in the kitchen, these chickpeas bring a kick to this meatless bowl.
Breakfast Burrito Bowl with Spiced Butternut Squash
Burrito bowls aren’t just for lunch and dinner. This healthy breakfast bowl is filling, seasonal, and flavorful.
Slow Cooker Hawaiian Pork Burrito Bowls
Fajita Cauliflower Rice Burrito Bowl
With Mexican-seasoned cauliflower rice and fajita chicken and vegetables, your family won’t realize this flavorful bowl is super healthy.
Spicy Brazilian Burrito Bowls
Recipe: Spicy Brazilian Burrito Bowls
With garlic cilantro lime slaw and fried plantains, this burrito bowl is unique and delicious.
BBQ Chicken Burrito Bowl
Instant Pot Burrito Bowl
Turkey Taco Burrito Bowl
Recipe: Turkey Taco Burrito Bowl
Ground turkey is a healthy way to get a filling meal on the table, and this 30-minute meal is great for weeknights.
Loaded Burrito Bowls
Recipe: Loaded Burrito Bowls
These burrito bowls are as easy as cooking the ground beef and adding whatever toppings you please.
Quinoa Burrito Bowl
Recipe: Quinoa Burrito Bowl
Quinoa is a healthy grain option for the base of your bowl, and the avocado-lime dressing on top is crave-worthy.