The Ultimate Vegan Thanksgiving Menu

vegan thanksgiving

Plenty of our recipes on TryVeg are perfect for the holidays, and we’ve put together our favorite ones to create a perfect vegan Thanksgiving menu. Just choose a main course, some sides, and a selection of desserts and drinks for good measure. Or, hey, just load up a plate with as many of our delicious sides as you can. We know those are the best part of Thanksgiving, anyway!

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vegan thanksgiving

Vegan Meatloaf

Roasted Vegan Chicken

Or…try a pre-made holiday roast like Field Roast or Tofurky!


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Festive Loaded Baked Potato

Curry Pumpkin Spice Bisque

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Chipotle Parmesan Cornbread

Herbed Vegan Gravy

Oven Roasted Sweet Potato Hash

Cheddar and Garlic Biscuits

Holiday Stuffing

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Roasted Vegetable Salad

Mashed Potatoes

Sweet Corn Pudding


vegan thanksgiving

Pecan Pie

Apple Crisp

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie


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Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

Egg-Free Festive Nog

Cranberry Burst Smoothie


Before you go:

Champion Chili Champion Chili - - dry textured vegetable protein or 1 package vegan ground meat (try Beyond Meat (Tofurky, or Gimme Lean) (optional), TVP), vegetabl...
Moroccan Style Stew with Chickpeas and Quinoa This hearty flavorful stew, full of protein rich chickpeas, quinoa, and Harissa Tofu Cubes by Hodo Foods, is perfect for chilly autumn nights. A v...
Sorrel Fruit Shake Sorrel, also known as Hibiscus in the US, is at the center of this simple shake. Frozen berries, fresh lime juice, and agave nectar provide a perf...
Vegan Queso Vegan Queso - - olive oil, red bell pepper (diced), jalapeno (seeded and diced), ¼onion (diced), garlic (minced), chili powder, smoked paprika, salt,...

Stuart McDonald is a Creative Writer at Compassion Over Killing (COK), a national non-profit animal protection organization based in Washington, DC. She is passionate about making an ethical lifestyle easy and accessible for all and collaborating across social movements to create a kinder world. She writes about everything vegan: from plant-based eating to activism to legislation. Read her work on and

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