Shellfish-free recipes and information

The sheer variety of imaginative recipes in the BBC Food database means that even classic seafood dishes aren't out of bounds for those seeking shellfish-free recipes. Try a veggie or meat-only paella, throw paneer and vegetable skewers on the grill, or find your own perfect dish.

Shellfish-free recipes

Main course

Light meals & snacks


Starters & nibbles

Side dishes


Cakes and baking

Drinks and cocktails


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