For many, dinner is the most calorie-dense meal of the day. Unfortunately, this can wreak havoc on anyone’s weight loss goals, as your metabolism begins to slow down towards the evening and into the night. The key to successful weight loss isn’t just healthy eating and regular exercise- timing plays a huge role as well! With this in mind, we’ve gathered up a bunch of super delicious skinny dinners that weigh in at less than 250 calories. Besides packing in bold, mouthwatering flavor, these dinners boast fiber and protein-rich profiles that will wont leave you hungry.
So prepare to melt away pounds while feeling light and refreshed with these 31 delectable dinners!
1. Everything Fiesta Black Beans & Oats – 100 Calories
The oats are highly nutritious and spiced to perfection.
2. 6-Ingredient Chinese Chicken – 190 Calories
A completely clean and healthy version of one of your favorite comfort foods.
3. One-Skillet Chicken and Broccoli – 130 Calories
Packed with protein and sautéed veggies that will keep you satisfied.
4. Southwestern Spaghetti Squash – 247 Calories
Get your carbohydrate fix without the carbs with this hearty dish with a southwestern twist.
5. Zucchini Crusted Pizza – 241 Calories
Finally able to have pizza without feeling guilty, while filling up on antioxidants and healthy fats.