Photo collage of vegan kabob recipes.

18 Easy Vegan Kabobs for Your Next BBQ

Skewer, kabob, or kebab, regardless what you call it, these meatless vegan kabobs will have everyone flocking to the table to get a taste! Forget the burgers at your next BBQ and serve these for rave reviews.

A collage of photos with vegan kabos.

It’s no secret, I love to grill during the summer. I am pretty sure we grilled every night as a kid during summer and the habit just stuck with me! I love the smell of the grill – I can sometimes not even be hungry but then I smell the grilled fire up and I am immediately craving food (please tell me I am not the only one!)

These vegan kabobs are all great plant based dinner options. From marinated vegetable skewers to ‘meatier’ kabobs with seitan, tofu or tempeh, there is something here for everyone! There are even a few recipes where there is no grill required and you can use your oven, stovetop grill pan or even air fryer!

They are perfect to pair with a potato salad or your favorite side at your next picnic! Fire up that grill, because these meat-free and dairy-free vegan kebabs are 100% delicious.

FAQs

What are vegan kabobs made of?

Most vegan kabobs contain vegetables, mushrooms, marinated tofu, tempeh and of course bamboo skewers.

What is a good meat substitute for kebabs?

Try marinated tofu or tempeh!

What are the best veggies for kabobs?

Any color of bell peppers, zucchini, summer squash, onions, baby portobello mushrooms and red onion are among some of the best veggies to use.

Best Vegan Kabob Recipes for Grilling

Thai Kabobs with Basil Peanut Glaze
Kabobs are fresh and fun for summertime with a basil peanut butter glaze!
Check out this recipe
vegan thai kabobs with basil peanut glaze-4
smoked tofu kebabs with satay sauce
This recipe is the latest in a monthly series of recipes I have created in association with Suma Wholefoods. In these recipes, I use products from Suma’s extensive range of organic and ethically so…
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smoked tofu kebabs with satay sauce
Marinated Tempeh Veggie Skewers
I’ve been thinking of buying a FoodSaver for years, so when an opportunity came up to work with them on a recipe, I was stoked. Next thing you know, we have some delicious marinated Tempeh
Check out this recipe
Marinated Tempeh Veggie Skewers
Orange chipotle tofu skewers
Orange chipotle tofu skewers are a step away from typical soy-based marinades, and the charred, caramelised cubes are just delicious in soft tacos or with salad.
Check out this recipe
Orange chipotle tofu skewers
Easy Grilled Vegetable Kabobs (+5 Marinades)
Grilled Vegetable Kabobs aka Veggie Skewers is the easiest way to eat a rainbow of delicious veggies during summer. Perfect for grill parties
Check out this recipe
Easy Grilled Vegetable Kabobs (+5 Marinades)
Grilled Eggplant Tahini Satay Kebabs
These Grilled Eggplant Kebabs are grilled until soft and caramelised in a tahini satay marinade. A fun vegan twist on the traditional satay.
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tahini satay
Vegan Yakitori Recipe – Vegan BBQ
BBQ season is just starting up, and there’s no reason to think that just because you are vegan means you can’t enjoy tons of amazing vegan bbq options. From vegan satay skewers to Balinese corn
Check out this recipe
Vegan Yakitori Recipe - Vegan BBQ
Vegetable Kebabs with Cilantro Chimichurri
Light up the grill for these vegetable kebabs with cilantro chimichurri. They can be a nice side dish or load up for a full meal that’s vegan, gluten free and dairy free.
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Vegetable Kebabs with Cilantro Chimichurri
Jamaican Jerk Tofu Skewers (vegan, 15 mins)
Jamaican Jerk Tofu Skewers with vegetables are tasty and so easy! Grill them on the barbecue, grill pan, air fry or bake. Vegan and ready in just 15 mins.
Check out this recipe
Jamaican Jerk Tofu Skewers (vegan, 15 mins)
Easy Grilled Tofu Skewers (Vegan Vegetable Kabobs)
Vegan grilled tofu skewers with spicy marinated tofu cubes, onions and bell peppers should not be left out of your next barbecue party.
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Easy Grilled Tofu Skewers (Vegan Vegetable Kabobs)
Zucchini and Squash Kabobs on the Grill
These zucchini and squash kabobs are easy to make, you can throw them on the grill, and they are so good!
Check out this recipe
Zucchini and Squash Kabobs on the Grill
Grilled Veggie Kabobs
Veggie kabobs are a great way to add more veg to your next barbecue. The flavors and the colors will make your meal feel like a celebration!
Check out this recipe
Grilled Veggie Kabobs
Grilled Balsamic Vegetable Skewers Recipe (Kid-Friendly!)
Lightly seasoned w/ salt, pepper & balsamic vinegar, these colorful vegetable skewers are naturally vegan, gluten-free, paleo & top allergen-free.
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Grilled Balsamic Vegetable Skewers Recipe (Kid-Friendly!)
Rainbow Teriyaki Tofu Skewers
Sweet and savory Rainbow Teriyaki Tofu Skewers made with marinated tofu, pineapple chunks, and bell peppers. Grilled or baked, these delicious skewers are vegan, gluten-free, and 100% DELICIOUS!
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Rainbow Teriyaki Tofu Skewers
Grilled Ratatouille Kebabs
This grilled ratatouille kebab recipe is a skewered version of a classic French recipe using summer zucchini, squash, and eggplant. It’s a simple, but delicious kebab combination.
Check out this recipe
Grilled Ratatouille Kebabs
Pineapple Tofu Skewers
You’ll love the BBQ Pineapple Tofu Skewers over Hawaiian Fried Rice. Yum!
Check out this recipe
Pineapple Tofu Skewers
Italian Grilled Vegetables
Italian Grilled Vegetables is marinaded zucchini, yellow squash, mushroom, onions, and peppers cooked on the grill optionally topped with dairy free Parmesan.
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Air Fryer Vegetable Kabobs
Air Fryer Vegetable Kabobs are a healthy and tasty snack that’s perfect for game day. Plus, you’ll love how incredibly easy these veggie kabobs are to make!
Check out this recipe
Air Fryer Vegetable Kabobs

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4 Comments

  1. Hi Sarah – We are grilling machines I love all of these vegan recipes. PINNED! Thank you for including my kabobs. My heart is full of gratitude. Hugs, Holly

  2. I got this in your email today. Thanks so much for sharing all these great kabob recipes! I will be making many, if not all of them!

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