Grillable Vegan Burger | Black Bean Burger Recipe

Best vegan BBQ recipes

Create a vibrant meat-free feast with our recipes, including the ultimate grillable vegan burgers, smoky miso aubergines, tempeh kebabs and much more

Want the best vegan burger ideas? Looking for the ultimate plant-based grill? Try our vegan BBQ recipes then check out our summer desserts to serve after your BBQ.


Plus, here are some BBQ cooking tips to get your grill going.

Vegan BBQ recipes

Vegan burger

With a full-on flavour and meaty texture, this is a great vegan burger for the grill. It’s fully loaded with a patty made from beans and rice, and is a must for any BBQ. We have more great vegan burger recipes here.

Grillable Vegan Burger | Black Bean Burger Recipe

Vegan elotes with cashew crema

This Mexican recipe is a deliciously indulgent vegan take on classic BBQ grilled sweetcorn, great as part of a colourful vegan BBQ feast.

Cashew crema

Smoky miso aubergines

Miso and aubergine is a match made in heaven, and this recipe is perfect for the BBQ this summer. Make sure you check the miso is vegan.

Grilled Aubergine Recipe with Miso

Shiitake seitan burger with kimchi mayo

This recipe uses chunky shiitake mushrooms to replicate the texture of mince in these grillable burgers, as well as to give an umami boost. Don’t be daunted by the long ingredient list or prep time: it’s a super simple process and the results are delicious.

Vegan Mushroom Burger Recipe with Kimchi Mayo

Vegan tempeh and pineapple kebabs

Chunks of tempeh are marinated in soy, rice wine, garlic and Chinese five-spice before joining juicy pineapple on skewers and hitting the grill in this easy vegan BBQ recipe.

Pineapple Kebab Recipe with Tempeh

Tender spring onions with charred romesco

The romesco ingredients are blistered and charred on the BBQ before being whizzed up and used as a sauce for the soft BBQ spring onions. Just peel away the blackened outer layer of the onions to reveal tender insides.

Tender spring onions with charred romesco

Lemon and mint marinated courgettes

These zesty grilled courgettes are a great BBQ side dish. They’re made in a griddle pan in this recipe but could work well on the BBQ too. See more of our courgette recipes here.

lemon and mint marinated courgettes

Grilled peas

These grilled peas are so easy to make and so addictively good. Grill them on the BBQ for 15 minutes to eat as a snack while you’re waiting for everything else to be ready. We have lots more recipes for BBQ side dishes here.

Grilled peas

Teriyaki aubergine

A fab dish for the BBQ. Try our teriyaki aubergine recipe, it’s easy, serves four as a side and has only 105 calories. This vegan marinade is sticky, sweet and perfect for brushing over grilled or roasted veggies.

Teriyaki aubergine