These easy bento box recipes for adults are perfect for the weekday lunch. We use them as meal prep for our busy homeschool days.
One of our favorite things to eat on busy days are burrito bowls that we can throw together. Burrito bowls take little time to prepare and we can take a day to prepare them and then eat them throughout the week.
Bento box lunches work the same way. We prep them ahead of time and then keep them in the fridge until we can enjoy them. You can make these lunch box bento recipes beforehand and then reheat them when you are ready.
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Easy Bento Box Recipes for Adults
These filling bento boxes for adults are easy to make. You can prep them ahead of time and enjoy them throughout the week.
A good garlic chicken dish is always welcome in this home! This garlic chicken bento box meal combines garlic chicken with a parmesan flavored kale and pasta for a tasty lunch.
Chicken, Greek salad, tzatziki, and pita bread are nestled inside this tasty bento box for a healthy and delicious lunch idea. Plus, it’s a no cook bento box idea that only takes a few minutes to put together and doesn’t take much work.
Japanese fried chicken is paired with steamed rice and sesame seeds, pickled cucumbers, salad, and Gyoza for a delicious lunch idea.
Tossed with a light creamy cheese sauce, this chicken, broccoli, chicken, and cheese dish is an easy to make lunch idea for adults. It’s a filling idea that is both comforting and delicious.
This tuna salad bento box is a delicious and healthy lunch on the go. Canned tuna can be used for a variety of different things but tuna salad is probably the most common. We use it for meals, sandwiches, and even appetizers like these tuna salad cucumber boats.
Marinated in a spicy garlic, chili, cilantro, lime marinade, this chicken bento box is impressive. Serve it with rice and colorful bell peppers and you have the perfect bento box lunch idea for adults.
7. Beef Lo Mein
An easy and flavorful bento box recipe, this beef lo mein dish will be a delicious way to spend your lunch hour.
Pack your bento box full of protein packed veggies for lunch.
Just because you’re an adult doesn’t mean you can enjoy a delicious pizza lunchable and some tasty fruit and nuts.
Enjoy a spicy lunch with this sriracha cauliflower rice with veggies for a delicious bento box lunch meal.
Made with ground beef instead of turkey, this taco salad is easy to put together and stores well in your bento box.
12. Beef Stir Fry
Made with a 2 ingredient stir fry sauce, this tasty dish will be a delicious lunch idea you can put in your bento box.