It can often be difficult to come up with something original, creative, or fresh to feed your kids for lunch. In the culture we live in, sandwiches seem to be king and why not? They are easy to make, filling, and provide some options for customization. But what about sandwich free lunches? I mean even kids that love sandwiches are going to get bored of them at some point, and those that don’t love them would thrive on a diet that includes sandwich free lunches. Finding recipes and ideas for excellent midday meals that your kids will love can be a challenge. Therefore, we are providing you with twenty sandwich free lunches that you can use to add some flavor to your child’s diet.

The ideas below for sandwich free lunches have been compiled from ideas across the internet, and there is sure to be something for everyone. Even if an idea is not exactly up your child’s alley, a few substitutions can turn them into something that will put a smile on their face. Most of these recipes are also kid-friendly in the sense that they can help with the preparations in the kitchen and if they are taking them to school, they will likely be the talk of the lunchroom.

  1. Ten Minute Tomato Soup
  2. Rice Bowl with Fried Egg and Avocado
  3. Broccoli Pesto Pasta
  4. Rice and Beef Jerky Bowl
  5. Bacon and Egg Tortellini
  6. Noodle Salad with Chicken and Chile-Scallion Oil
  7. Pepperoni Panzanella
  8. Yellow Chicken Noodle Bowl with Broccoli and Peanut Sauce
  9. Cheesy Quesadillas
  10. Rainbow Vegetable Spring Rolls
  11. Salmon and Black Sesame Onigiri (Japanese Rice Balls)
  12. Vegetable Maki Sushi
  13. Pizza Roll Ups
  14. Cheesy Taco Pockets
  15. Peas and Carrots Alphabet Soup
  16. African Peanut Soup
  17. Pasta with Fresh Tomato Sauce
  18. Quick Moroccan Chicken
  19. Chili-Cheese Mac
  20. Mini Bow Ties with Bacon and Peas