40 Best Vegan Sandwiches: National Sandwich Month

Celebrate national sandwich month every day with these 40 Best Vegan Sandwiches, featuring some of our favorite food bloggers! You’ll find recipes for quick and easy tofu salad, all varieties of veggie burgers, vegan chicken sandwiches, breakfast sandwiches, smashed chickpea sandwiches, grilled cheese and so much more!

A collage of several photos shows several different vegan sandwiches. The text in the middle reads: the 40 best Vegan Sandwiches.

So, did you know that August is National Sandwich Month? Pretty exciting, I know!

But eve if it’s not August, you can celebrate national sandwich month every day! And I’m sharing with you some of the Best Vegan Sandwiches so you can be festive in style!

First of all, I have a thing for vegan sandwiches. Did you catch my America’s Favorite Sandwiches Veganized series? Great stuff.

I reached out to some of my favorite food bloggy friends to ask for help on this one because I wanted this Best Vegan Sandwiches post to be not only the best, but the tastiest, fun sandwiches too. And what’s more fun than inviting friends along!

40 Best Vegan Sandwiches

Let’s get started. We have lots of vegan sandwiches to share with you, and we’ll start with the beginning, breakfast sandwiches!

Vegan Breakfast and Brunch Sandwiches

Get your day started right with these delicious, vegan breakfast and brunch sandwiches.

Crispy Maple Dijon Tempeh Sandwich

Who doesn’t love maple? This Crispy Maple Dijon Sandwiches from Connoisseurus Veg will tantalize your taste buds.

A delicious gluten-free sweet potato biscuit makes this breakfast sandwich the perfect meal...any time of day!

Get your day started right with this Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Biscuit Sandwich! You’ll love the gluten-free biscuit with scrambled tofu, melted cheese, and sautéed sweet potatoes. A nice, filling, and tasty breakfast!

Getting ready for brunch? Having your friends over for tea/coffee? Be sure and serve these Vegan Tea Sandwiches by Wallflower Kitchen to wow your guests!

Speaking of maple, check out these Avocado and Maple Glazed Tempeh Sandwiches from Green Evi. We love breakfast for dinner and this sandwich brings all the flavors of breakfast into a delicious sandwich.

Have this sandwich for dinner or first thing in the morning. Either way, the Vegan Breakfast Sandwich from Vegan Huggs is sure to please.

Vegan Grilled Sandwiches

Whether in a skillet or on the grill, grilled sandwiches make a delicious addition to your diet. We love these vegan grilled sandwiches and think you will too!

We're loving on this Lunch Sandwich with Sizzling Tofu by Healthy Happy Life

Have you tried tofu before? Either way, you’ll love this Vegan Lunch Sandwich with Sizzling Tofu, Avocado, and Sprouts by Healthy Happy Life! The tofu is flavored just right and served with sliced avocados, slivers of red onion, yellow peppers and sprouts!

We’ve all heard the great news about the Mediterranean Diet. It’s healthy! And now you can have that served on a sandwich. This Mediterranean Veggie Sandwich by Elaphantastic Vegan looks healthy and delicious!

Were you thinking that your vegan diet would be one void of a club sandwich? Think again! Introducing the Smart Bacon Club Sandwich by Lightlife. Looks pretty tasty!

A delicious vegan sandwich with sliced jalapeños and vegan cheese

If you like spicy, you’ll definitely want to check out this Vegan Avocado and Grilled Cheese Sandwich. It features thick slices of bread with vegan jalapeño cheese and avocado. Now, imagine cooking that in a skillet with vegan butter. It’s just delicious!

Vegan Chopped Cheese Sandwich

I read about the famous chopped cheese sandwich based in New York and figured there needed to be a vegan version. The Vegan Chopped Cheese Sandwich is now our go-to, in-a-hurry sandwich! It seriously takes minutes to throw together and is enjoyed by everyone who tries it (vegans and non-vegans alike!).

Let the flavor of smoke fill the air with this Smoky Tofu Sandwich by Taste Space!

Cauliflower Cheddar Sandwich for Best Vegan Sandwiches roundup

Imagine pesto combined with a rich, creamy cauliflower cheddar on a grilled cheese sandwich. That’s what this Cauliflower Cheddar, Pesto Zucchini Grilled Cheese Vegan Sandwich by Vegan Richa is all about!

It’s time for a little spicy with these Spicy Tempeh Sandwiches with Carrot Aioli from the Green Life!

Have you had a jalapeño popper before? Ever thought about having one in sandwich? How about a vegan sandwich? Well, this Jalapeño Popper Herbed Cheese Sandwich from Vegetarian Gastronomy is sure to please on all fronts!

Say hello to this Green Goddess Melt Sandwich from Connoisseurus Veg. If you love the flavors of green goddess, you will fall in love with this sandwich!

Let’s take grilled cheese to another level with this Vegan Mozzarella Grilled Cheese Sandwich by It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken.

Best Vegan Sandwiches for Lunch

Lunchtime means simple. That’s why I love things like chickpea and vegan chicken salad sandwiches for lunch. Here’s some awesome vegan sandwich recipes for lunchtime!

A sandwich is in the center showing sprouts, smashed chickpeas and carrots. There is a tall glass of pickles behind the sandwich.

This Smashed Chickpea Salad Sandwiches recipe is from by Vanilla and Bean. You won’t believe how good smashed chickpeas can be. It’s reminiscent of a tuna salad sandwich. Seriously! This one’s piled high with red onions, carrots, and sprouts!

I’m a sucker for vegan meatball sandwiches and this Vegan Meatball Banh Mi from Cilantro and Citronella is a winner for sure!

As I mentioned above, chickpeas make a very nice sandwich. And now you can try Spiced Chickpea Salad Sandwich by Vegan Richa. Because if it’s worth making, it’s worth having it spiced!

The sandwich takes on some ethnic flair with these Thai Green Curry Sandwiches by Contentedness Cooking. If you love the flavors of curry, wait til you try it on a sandwich!

This Smashed White Bean and Avocado Sandwiches by Pumpkin and Peanut Butter may look a little different, but tastes amazing!

Perfect Plant-Based BLT Sandwich

Who knew that you could make eggplant taste like bacon! Are you skeptical? This Perfect Plant-Based BLT Sandwich from Veggie Primer will prove to you it can be done…and in a very tasty way!

You name a sandwich and we can create a vegan version. Case in point? Check out this Vegan Chicken Salad ala Two City Vegans.

Chickpeas are so versatile! They’re used in this Chickpea Chicken Salad Sandwiches recipe from Veggie Inspired Journey to create the perfect dinner or lunch recipe!

If you like egg salad, you’ll love this Spicy Tofu Salad from Two City Vegans. Not only do you get an alternative for the eggs, you get it with a bit of spice as well.

Dig into this Eggless Egg Salad Sandwich and enjoy a delicious eg-free sandwich. This is a great, cholesterol-free alternative and absolutely delicious too!

This is our take on the Vegan Egg Salad Sandwich. I’ve shared this with vegans and non-vegans alike and everyone has walked away in love. If you’re hesitant about tofu, this recipe will make you a believer!

Roasted Beet Hummus Sandwich

Every now and then it’s good to save on bread. That’s where the open-faced sandwich comes in. And this Open-Face Roasted Beet Hummus Sandwich by Eat Thrive Glow is a perfect light lunch recipe!

If it’s green it’s good, which means this Avocado Sandwich with Sprouts by Win Win Food is great!

Combine the fiber of beans with zucchinis and enjoy all the health benefits combined with this White Bean Zucchini Sandwiches by Earth-Powered Families!

The Ultimate Veggie Sandwich

Check out the Ultimate Vegan Sandwich by Tinned Tomatoes for all of the best veggies you can imagine on one sandwich!

Main Meal Vegan Sandwiches

Finally, here are some delicious vegan sandwiches for dinner. You can serve these for lunch too, but they make a perfect, filling dinner as well!

Vegan Chicken Avocado Sandwich

Sometimes, I just love an easy weeknight meal. And this Vegan Chicken Sandwich with Avocados is so savory and easy and flavorful! I use a store-bought vegan chicken patty (that just so happens to be gluten-free as well), and then serve that with vegan cheese and avocados. It’s all done and ready in around 15 minutes! That means you can be singing, “Dinner’s ready” in no time!

OK. I love my BBQ, because I’m from Kansas City. So I was intrigued by this BBQ Pulled Sweet Potato Sandwich from Yup, It’s Vegan. Pulled Sweet Potato? I dare you to try it and see how much you love it!

Pulled Jackfruit Sandwich for this Best Vegan Sandwiches post

I’m such a fan of jackfruit! So, this Vegan Jackfruit Pulled Pork Sandwiches by Vegan Heaven is right up my alley. I recommend buying canned jackfruit because it’s much easier to work with. Then add your seasonings and let it cook and you’re good to go!

We can’t overlook the portobello in this post about sandwiches. Because this Vegan Portobello Cheesesteak Sandwiches by Dianne’s Vegan Kitchen is so delicious and will remind you of your favorite cheesesteak sandwich!

If you love eggplant, you will love this Crispy Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich from Vegetarian Gastronomy!

There’s nothing better than adding slaw on a BBQ sandwich. Of course, you can add slaw to lots of things, including nachos! So this BBQ Tempeh Sandwich with Red Cabbage Slaw by Fit Nurse Taylor is definitely a winner!

Sandwiches should be piled high with lots of great ingredients. That’s what this Grilled Ratatouille Sandwiches by Dianne’s Vegan Kitchen is all about. It may be be messy, which makes it all the better!

Classic Philly Roast Veggie Sandwich

You’ll love the savory flavors of this Classic Philly Roast Vegan Sandwich by Zsu’s Vegan Pantry. It’s everything you’d expect from a Philly sandwich and more!


A close-up of lentil BBQ meatball sandwich another sandwich is behind it.

We are such a fan of this vegan lentil BBQ meatball sandwich, piled high with creamy slaw! We make a double batch of the meatballs and keep them in the freezer to use with this sandwich but also to serve over pasta. It’s delicious!

In Closing

There you have it, 40 of the best vegan sandwiches from all around the internet, just in time for National Sandwich Month!

Oh, and Oh My Veggies offers some pretty awesome Vegetarian Sandwich Recipes in case vegetarian is more your thing.

You know, whichever of these Best Vegan Sandwiches you make, enjoy!

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