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Lentil Patties on a plate with yogurt sauce and parsley leaves.

Lentil Patties with Herbs

Crispy on the outside, flavourful, Lentil Patties with Herbs are a tasty vegetarian meal the entire family will love.

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword lentil fritters, lentil patties, lentil recipe, lentil recipes, vegetarian lentils recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 128 kcal
Author Samantha


  • 1.5 cups cooked green or brown lentils
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2-4 tbsp chopped fresh parsley leaves
  • 2 medium garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 tsp fine sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2-4 tbsp vegetable oil, such as avocado, canola, or olive*


  1. In a medium bowl mix together lentils, eggs, parsley, garlic, salt and pepper.

  2. Preheat a large skillet to medium heat and add oil.

  3. Add breadcrumbs to bowl and mix. Scoop 2-3 tbsp of lentil mixture and form into patties, adding to hot skillet.

  4. Cook patties for 4-6 minutes per side, flipping once, and place on a paper towel lined plate to drain.

  5. Add to salad, pita with tzatziki and vegetables, or simply serve as a snack.

  6. Lentils will keep in an airtight container in fridge for 3-5 days.

Nutrition Facts
Lentil Patties with Herbs
Amount Per Serving
Calories 128 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Fat 5g8%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 47mg16%
Sodium 214mg9%
Potassium 199mg6%
Carbohydrates 14g5%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 148IU3%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 30mg3%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.