Late Night Snacks | Vegan & Easy Recipes

If you find yourself with a case of the after-dark belly rumbles, then this list of super tasty and healthy late-night snack ideas is for you. Whether you’re a routine night owl, coming home from an evening out, or simply craving an easy late night snack, you’re bound to find something here that will hit the spot!

Healthy Late Night Snack Ideas

There are three things I look for in a late night snack: easy, healthy, and delicious. The late night snack ideas on this list range from sweet to savory, and are all super quick and 100% plant-based. 

Two photos side by side of okonomiyaki and cookie dough bites

Vegan Japanese-Inspired Okonomiyaki

Vegan Okonomiyaki, aka Japanese-inspired savory cabbage pancake, is one of those recipes that sounds super fancy but is actually simple to make. This recipe uses lots of shredded cabbage and all-purpose flour, for a delicious late night snack you’ll keep coming back to. 

Cookie dough is the ultimate late night snack, and this healthy recipe from Two Spoons is one of the simplest I’ve come across. Sweet, doughy, and full of chocolate chips, these yummy bites are also vegan friendly and gluten-free!

Two photos side by side of roasted chickpeas and baked sweet potato fries

Savory Roasted Chickpeas

All you need for this tasty roasted chickpeas recipe from World of Vegan is a can of garbanzo beans and your favorite spices. The result? Crispy handfuls of late-night goodness!

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

This simple recipe for crispy oven-baked sweet potato fries is a great option for when you’re craving fries, but don’t want to splurge on deep fried fries. Experiment with different toppings for a true late night feast. 

Two photos side by side of chocolate chip cookies and spicy edamame

You’ll love this single-serve, gooey and chewy cookie packed with melty dark chocolate, baked in the style of one of New York’s most iconic bakeries. This Veggiekins recipe has the added bonus of being gluten-free, refined sugar-free, and oil-free. 

Spicy Edamame

This spicy edamame recipe (Japanese inspired) is perfect when you’re looking for a light, healthy and protein packed late night snack. If you’re not a fan of spicy food then check out my suggestions for different flavor combinations!

Two photos side by side of salsa and tortilla chips, and sheet pan nachos

Salsa & Tortilla Chips

You can whip up this easy homemade salsa in minutes, for a healthy late night snack that won’t leave you sluggish in the morning. 

Sheet Pan Nachos

Do you know what goes great with homemade salsa? Sheet pan nachos! Upgrade your late night snacking with this crowd pleasing delicious and easy recipe from PlantifullyBased!

Two photos side by side of apple slices topped with granola and a pitaya bowl covered with fresh fruit

Apple Granola Topped Goodness

Plant-Based on a Budget is one of my favorite websites for low-cost vegan recipes, and this recipe for apple granola topped goodness bites is a quick and nutritious twist on sliced apples! Ready in minutes and super healthy, this sweet little treat makes the perfect snack. 

Refreshing Pitaya Bowl

My beautiful pitaya bowl will brighten up any late night snacking session. Ready in minutes and packed with nutrients, this recipe is a staple at my house any time of the day! 

Two photos side by side of keto pinwheels and rocky road bark

4-Ingredient Pesto Pinwheels

These tasty vegan pesto pinwheels are made with four ingredients and take around 20 minutes to prepare cook. Head over to the Sweet Simple Vegan for instructions!

Rocky Road Bark

When late night sugar cravings attack, turn to this gloriously simple rocky road bark recipe. I melt the vegan chocolate in the microwave, making it super quick and easy to rustle up, even in the middle of the night! 

Two photos side by side of 3-ingredient nice cream and microwave baked apple with ice cream and caramel sauce

3 Ingredient Nice Cream

Put down the spoon and set away from the sugar-laden ice cream! This three-ingredient nice cream from MegUnproccessed is a healthy alternative to processed frozen treats.

Microwave ‘Baked” Apple

This ‘baked’ apple recipe comes together in just five minutes and makes a perfect late night snack. Smothered in caramel sauce and bursting with tangy baked apple slices, nobody will believe this came from the microwave!

Two photos side by side of homemade vegan mozzarella sticks and homemade hot chocolate mix

Homemade Vegan Mozzarella Sticks

Vegan mozzarella sticks, what could be better?! These air fried homemade mozzarella sticks by by PlantYou, are gooey on the inside and crispy on the outside. “You won’t be able to just eat one.”

Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix

Check out this vegan recipe for my go-to homemade hot chocolate mix! With a jar of it in the cupboard, you’re ready for whenever the late night sweet tooth craving set in!

I hope you found some delicious Late Night Snack inspiration! If you try any of these recipes, please let us know what you think by leaving a comment below! Every bit of feedback helps make the blog even better!

If you’re looking for more collaboration posts like this one, checkout this Christmas Cookies Round-Up! Honestly, these cookies are great any time of the year! Happy Baking!

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